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Get an overview of this hotel4-star Edinburgh hotel in Old Town, walk to Princes Street

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pool
Business center
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Old Town, this spa hotel is steps from Waterloo Place and Princes Street. George Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre are also within 10 minutes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is 5 minutes by foot and Edinburgh Haymarket Station is 27 minutes.

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 184 rooms feature comforts like pillowtop beds and premium bedding, while conveniences include refrigerators and coffee makers. Free WiFi and 24-hour room service are standard, as are LED TVs with digital channels.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Apex Waterloo Place Hotel features an indoor pool and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

A business center is on site at this 4-star property. This business-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, spa services, and tour/ticket assistance.

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built - 1819 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Banquet hall 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 184 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • LED TV 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center.

  • Golfing nearby 

Spa Services

PURE Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 17 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
One child stays free 1
Only service animals are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available
Debit cards
Online Penalty Collection

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 11.00 and GBP 15.50 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 17 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.


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