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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

4-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
23-27 Waterloo PlaceEdinburghScotlandEH1 3BHUnited Kingdom

4-star hotel with spa, near Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre
  • Free WiFi
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Superb9.0
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Room
Great room
Pool
Ordinary pool
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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

from A$174
  • City Double Room
  • City Twin Room
  • Superior Double Room, 1 King Bed
  • City Double Room Single Use
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Master Suite
  • Duplex Suite
  • Family Room
  • Superior Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

What’s around Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Landmarks

  • In New Town
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 7 min walk
  • Greyfriars Kirk - 15 min walk
  • Arthur's Seat - 17 min walk
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) - 25 min walk
  • Calton Hill - 6 min walk
  • Real Mary King's Close - 11 min walk
  • National Gallery of Scotland - 11 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 29 min drive
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 6 min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 27 min walk
  • Edinburgh Brunstane Station - 16 min drive
  • Discounted offsite parking
  • Onsite parking not available

About Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Location.
This handsomely updated historic hotel is steps from the Waverley Train Station, Princes Street shopping, and the 18th-century New Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Edinburgh Castle is just 0.9 km (0.6 mi) away.

Hotel Features.
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is home to the PURE Spa, featuring a naturally lit indoor pool, a state-of-the-art fitness centre, a sauna, and spa treatments (surcharge). Elliott's Restaurant and Bar serves modern Scottish cuisine with a focus on fresh, seasonal ingredients. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and tea, and offers a children's menu. Room service is available 24 hours a day. This hotel is completely nonsmoking.

Guestrooms.
Guestrooms feature 40-inch LED TVs with digital service including Sky Sports. Wireless Internet access and local calls are complimentary. Rooms also include coffee/tea makers, compact refrigerators, complimentary bottled water, and in-room safes. Large desks come with ergonomic chairs. Rooms are air-conditioned, and windows open. Guests are “greeted” by a sassy, mushroom-colored Apex rubber duck, which they can take home as a gift. Bathrooms offer bathtubs and/or walk-in power showers, along with luxury toiletries.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 184 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 8 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:30 PM-2 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • Resort fee included
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Golfing nearby
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Built in
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Designer toiletries
Be entertained
  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Digital TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

The on-site PURE Spa offers body wraps, body treatments, facial treatments, manicures and pedicures, massages, and couples treatments.

The Spa features indoor swimming pool with contemporary poolside seating. Guests can unwind in the soothing sauna and steam room, or make use of the fully equipped fitness suite. Elemis treatments also available.

Advanced reservation is required for massages and treatments.

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom’s small print

Also known as

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  • Waterloo Place Apex
  • Apex Waterloo Place Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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  • Apex Waterloo Place Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Hotel Apex Waterloo Place
  • Waterloo Apex
  • Waterloo Apex Hotel

Policies

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 5 rooms. For more details, please contact the Hotel using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

Optional extras

Breakfast costs between GBP 11.00 and GBP 15.50 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 1,124 reviews

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Exceptional10.0
Enjoyable stay in Edinburgh
The room was very comfortable, good breakfast, friendly and helpful staff and excellent location.
Graham, auOther trip
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Exceptional10.0
Great location
Great place to start, good location and reliable wifi. Wouldn't have the full breakfast though as it was cold... otherwise great place to stay.
Gaby, au1 night romance trip
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Exceptional10.0
great hotel and great location. clean, everything you need and comfortable. Staff were friendly and helpful even when i arrived quite late.
Nadia, au4 night trip
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Exceptional10.0
Convenient and comfortable
Centrally located, very comfortable hotel
A Traveller, au2 night business trip
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Very Good8.0
Convenient with great customer service
I had a good experience, room was clean and service overall was great.
A Traveller, au6 night business trip

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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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