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In the vibrant Grassmarket area, the Apex Grassmarket Hotel has a sauna, a pool, a gym, an award-winning restaurant, and free WiFi for guests to enjoy. Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle are 15 minutes’ walk away.

The leisure facilities at Apex Grassmarket Hotel include Technogym fitness equipment and a swimming pool. Metro Bar & Brasserie offers seasonally rotating menus.

Each luxurious room has a widescreen TV, an en suite bathroom with shower and free luxury toiletries, and tea/coffee making facilities and bottled water.

The Royal Mile is 650 yards from the property, and the National Museum of Scotland is 600 yards away. Edinburgh Airport is a 25-minute drive from the Apex Grassmarket Hotel.

This is our guests' favourite part of Edinburgh, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Apex Grassmarket Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 3 Oct 2006.
Hotel chain/brand: Apex Hotels

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Edinburgh, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish

Private parking at the hotel


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable programme, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

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  • The staff speak English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Located in the historic old town

Stay in the oldest part of Scotland's capital, where gas lamps light up elegant buildings and cobblestone streets. Nearby, the imposing Edinburgh Castle looms over the city.

What's nearby
  • Grassmarket
    0 miles
  • Armstrong's Vintage
    0.1 miles
  • The Scotch Whisky Experience
    0.1 miles
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
    0.1 miles
  • Edinburgh Castle
    0.2 miles
  • Central Library
    0.2 miles
  • Royal Mile
    0.2 miles
  • Princes Street Gardens
    0.2 miles
  • Gladstones Land
    0.2 miles
  • National Library of Scotland
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Witchery by the Castle
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • National Museum of Scotland
    0.3 miles
  • The Real Mary King's Close
    0.3 miles
  • University of Edinburgh
    0.4 miles
  • Edinburgh Playhouse
    0.8 miles
  • Arthurs Seat
    1.3 miles
  • Murrayfield Stadium
    1.7 miles
  • Royal Yacht Britannia
    2.5 miles
  • Edinburgh Zoo
    2.8 miles
  • Dalhousie Castle
    7.4 miles
  • Forth Bridge
    8.8 miles
Closest airports
  • Edinburgh Airport
    6.5 miles
  • Dundee Airport
    35.6 miles
  • Glasgow Airport
    48.1 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    Metro Bar & Brasserie

    Cuisine: Scottish, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of Apex Grassmarket Hotel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
Food & Drink
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs GBP 15 per day.
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Packed lunches
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Indoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
Wellness
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules Apex Grassmarket Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 14:30 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Free

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

The maximum number of cots allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Apex Grassmarket Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that guests staying over the Christmas and New Year period are advised to pre-book dinner over these dates, as reservations on check in cannot be guaranteed.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Apex Grassmarket Hotel in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Swimming pool #1 is closed from Mon 25 Apr 2022 until Thu 28 Apr 2022

FAQs about Apex Grassmarket Hotel

  • Guests staying at Apex Grassmarket Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • Apex Grassmarket Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Swimming Pool

  • Room options at Apex Grassmarket Hotel include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Family
    • Triple
    • Quadruple

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Apex Grassmarket Hotel is 350 yards from the centre of Edinburgh.

  • Apex Grassmarket Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Metro Bar & Brasserie

  • The prices at Apex Grassmarket Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Apex Grassmarket Hotel is from 14:30, and check-out is until 11:00.