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Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Hotel      Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Hotel 3.0 Star Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Hotel 3.0 Star Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Hotel 3.0 Star

Britannia Way, Ocean Drive, Leith, Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ
Locality: Leith
(145 rooms)
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Description of the Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Hotel

Modern and bright hotel located in the vibrant, re-generated Leith area of Edinburgh. The vast new Ocean Terminal with various shops, restaurants, bars and cinema is located on your doorstep as well as the historic former Royal yacht Britannia. Leith is an historic part of Edinburgh and the main focal point is The Shore with various bars and restaurants. Approximately a ten minute walk away is Newhaven which was once a busy fishing community; the fisherman's cottages have been restored and there is a heritage museum.The hotel and bedrooms are bright, fresh and contemporary ensuring a comfortable stay at a good value price.
Restaurant:-No restaurant at the hotel. There is an extensive continental breakfast buffet set up in an area of the large open lobby with tables and chairs.
Families:-Rooms available for 2 adults and 2 children (subject to availability) as well as interconnecting rooms; cots are also available
Business facilities:-Two meeting rooms with maximum capacity of 30 people. There is no business centre but there are modem points in the bedrooms and an internet desk (payable) in reception.
Disabled facilities:-Ramp access to the hotel and all public areas including toilets are accessible, some bedrooms have been specially adapted for wheelchairs
20 mins walk:-Ocean terminal - Edinburgh's newest leisure and shopping centre, Royal Yacht Britannia, Leith Mills for Tartan and Woollen goods
Public transport:-There is a bus stop directly outside the hotel. Edinburgh's historic city centre is approx. 4km away.
From the airport:-Taxi takes approx. 20mins and costs c.20 GBP
Parking:-Free uncovered parking for hotel guests
Bar:-Hotel lobby bar open daily from 17.00 to 23.00
Room facilities:-Non-smoking rooms available. Triple room may be double bed and sofa bed. No safes in bedroom but available in reception free of charge. Bathrooms are bright and modern and have power showers only.
Customer reviews of the Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Hotel
Mr J Mitchell of Rigside gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr J Mitchell of Rigside gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr J Mitchell of Rigside gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr J Mitchell of Rigside gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr J Mitchell of Rigside gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating "Ideally situated for city centre"
"Lovely shopping centre within 100 meters next to the docks where you can visit the royal yacht brittania bus stop outside hotel 10 minutes to the main city centre and great for the theatre"
The best thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was:"Plenty car parking spaces"
The worst thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was: "Nothing"
Review by: Mr J Mitchell of Rigside (Mature couple) stayed in Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront May 2006
Mr A Bell of Glasgow gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr A Bell of Glasgow gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr A Bell of Glasgow gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr A Bell of Glasgow gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr A Bell of Glasgow gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating "Contented customers"
"Great value for money in a clean, comfortablehotel in central position- withparking!"
The best thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was:"Quiet comfort"
The worst thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was: "Leaving for home"
Review by: Mr A Bell of Glasgow (Mature couple) stayed in Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront May 2006
Mrs T Fenech of Halifax gave this hotel a 3 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mrs T Fenech of Halifax gave this hotel a 3 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mrs T Fenech of Halifax gave this hotel a 3 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mrs T Fenech of Halifax gave this hotel a 3 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mrs T Fenech of Halifax gave this hotel a 3 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating "Cheap and uncheerful"
"The hotel was clean and adequate, with a convenient but slightly out of the way location. The staff however were not very friendly or helpful and the two ladies presiding over breakfast were verging on rude and positively scary. The choice at breakfast was disappointing."
The best thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was:"Cleanliness"
The worst thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was: " felt more like an intruder than a guest"
Review by: Mrs T Fenech of Halifax (Family with young children) stayed in Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Mar 2006
Ms I Maritess of Claybrook Rd gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms I Maritess of Claybrook Rd gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms I Maritess of Claybrook Rd gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms I Maritess of Claybrook Rd gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms I Maritess of Claybrook Rd gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating "I would say"good value in a great location""
"1-Clean ROOMS. 2-GREAT LOCATION. 3-FRIENDLY and welcoming reception staffs."
The best thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was:"Nice clean rooms."
The worst thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was: "Unfriendly kitchen staffs"
Review by: Ms I Maritess of Claybrook Rd (Solo leisure) stayed in Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Dec 2005
Mr M Kinnersly-Taylor of Shield Field gave this hotel a 5 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr M Kinnersly-Taylor of Shield Field gave this hotel a 5 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr M Kinnersly-Taylor of Shield Field gave this hotel a 5 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr M Kinnersly-Taylor of Shield Field gave this hotel a 5 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Mr M Kinnersly-Taylor of Shield Field gave this hotel a 5 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating
"My wife is from China - we recently married - and this was a first experience for her in a uk hotel. We both thoroughly enjoyed our stay and the bus service to Edinburgh centre was excellent. The hotel was clean and well-appointed rfepresenting good value for money. Definitely stay again soon......."
The best thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was:"Clean and good quality surroundings everywhere in the hotel.......good breakfast......."
The worst thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was: "The bus service needed "exact change" for journey - very annoying to visitors not knowing the fare!"
Review by: Mr M Kinnersly-Taylor of Shield Field (Mature couple) stayed in Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Jan 2006
Ms S Leitch of Perth gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms S Leitch of Perth gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms S Leitch of Perth gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms S Leitch of Perth gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating Ms S Leitch of Perth gave this hotel a 4 out of  5 overall satisfaction rating "Good value"
"Handy for shopping and busses into town. Relaxed atmosphere."
The best thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was:"Handy access and parking."
The worst thing about Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront was: "Croissants don't fit in the toaster.... cold croissants!"
Review by: Ms S Leitch of Perth (Mature adult friends) stayed in Express By Holiday Inn Edinburgh Waterfront Feb 2006


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