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Get an overview of this hotelModern hotel in Grassmarket near Waverley station


Near Castle

Two blocks from towering Edinburgh Castle, this hotel is in Old Town's bustling Grassmarket district, with the Waverley railway station and four major theaters within a half-mile.

Hotel restaurant

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel's stylish bar-restaurant is open daily, and a small sitting area on each floor has views of the castle.

Wireless Internet

The 119 contemporary-style guestrooms have wireless Internet access, framed limited-edition photographs of Edinburgh, and bathrooms with tubs and separate walk-in showers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel's restaurant and bar is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with drinks and snacks available throughout the afternoon and evening. A small sitting area on each guestroom floor has floor-to-ceiling windows, and guests can relax in armchairs or sofas and enjoy the unobstructed view of Edinburgh Castle, two blocks away. A library of DVDs (surcharge) is available at reception.

There is limited parking available in the adjacent block for a fee; the parking lot is shared with a partner hotel nearby. The meeting room can accommodate up to 70 people. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • One meeting room 
  • Business center 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Total number of rooms - 119 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 40 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 427 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Phone 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Agua Bar and Restaurant - Stylish but informal, this long, narrow restaurant has charcoal-gray banquettes and broad dining chairs. A Continental buffet breakfast and cooked-to-order Scottish breakfast are served daily; drinks and light dishes are available in the adjoining bar area from midday until late evening. A la carte lunch and dinner menus include local specialties, such as Mille Feuille of Highland Game Casserole; the restaurant's crustacea bar offers a range of fresh seafood.

Nearby Things to Do

Three health clubs are located within a mile of the hotel. Hotel staff can provide information about facilities and charges.

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


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 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Payment types

You need to know

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: GBP 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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

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