Availability

Please enter your travel dates.

Room type

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

One King Bed
Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Free Wireless Internet
Show room information

City Double Room

One Double Bed
Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Full Breakfast
Show room information

Deluxe Double Room

One King Bed
Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Free Wireless Internet
Show room information

Family Room, 2 Double Beds

Two Double Beds
Max Occupancy: 4 adults
Includes: Free Wireless Internet
Show room information

Next to Edinburgh Castle in the Grassmarket

Near Royal Mile

Set on the cobbled Grassmarket, this contemporary hotel is overlooked by Edinburgh Castle, and is within 500 metres of The Royal Mile and Princes Street gardens.

Top-floor restaurant

Modern Scottish dishes are served in the top-floor restaurant, which offers views of the lit-up castle at night; the castle can also be seen from the swimming pool in the basement spa.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Guestrooms feature richly coloured fabrics, suede upholstery, limited edition photo prints by Scottish artist Richard Demarco, and complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include free rubber ducks.


General

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the Apex International Hotel, and the concierge can provide information on local tourist attractions.

The hotel houses five conference rooms, with capacity for up to 200 people, and able to accommodate business meetings, wedding receptions, and banquets.

Secure parking is provided on site for up to 60 cars (surcharge).

  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-out
  • Total number of rooms - 171
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Banquet facilities
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business services
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge desk
  • Event catering
  • Exhibit space
  • Multiple large conference rooms
  • Elevator/lift
  • Health club
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking limited (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in
  • Multiple small meeting rooms
  • Multilingual staff
  • Secure parking
  • Parking (surcharge)
  • Patio
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Meeting facilities size (meters) - 84
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting facilities size (feet) - 906
  • Number of meeting/conference rooms - 6
  • Sauna
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
Show more

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi


Parking

Parking (surcharge), Secure parking, Parking limited (surcharge)


Room Amenities
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free local calls
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • LCD TV
Show all room amenities

Dining

Heights - Narrow restaurant located on top floor of hotel with floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of Edinburgh Castle, which is lit up at night. Warm decor in wood, marble, chocolate brown upholstered chairs, and white linen topped tables. Serves contemporary Scottish and international dishes. Open for breakfast daily, and dinner Monday to Saturday.

Metro Bar - Modern split-level bar and brasserie overlooking the Grassmarket and Edinburgh Castle. Upper-level bar has low tables, leather sofas, and a plasma-screen TV.

Show dining options

Recreation

Yu-Time Leisure facilities, located on the hotel's basement level, include a gym with treadmills, exercise bikes, weight machines and wall-mounted TVs; complimentary bottled water and towels are provided. There is also a stainless steel, ozone-treated pool with views out to the Grassmarket and castle, and a ‘tropicarium' with sauna and solarium. Access to the spa is complimentary and is exclusive to Apex Hotel guests.

Arthur's Seat, two miles from the hotel, offers many different walks with views over Edinburgh Castle and the old town and, on clear days, to the Ochil Hills and the Firth of Forth. There are over 20 golf courses in and around the city.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Swimming on site
Show recreation options

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

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


Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM


Check-out

Check-out time is noon


General

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

Show all policies

Fees
Show non-mandatory fees Hide

Additional Details

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.


Details
A Green / Sustainable Property - Third Party Certified
This property participates in Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS), a third-party certification program that has been independently certified. Third-party certification measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy. An objective assessment of a company's sustainable tourism practices has been performed at this property by an auditor who is independent of the third-party certification program.
Show more

Details

Kids eat free offer:

  • Children up to 12 years old eat free when dining off the kids' menu with an accompanying paying guest staying and dining at the hotel

  • Show more

    Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?