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G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom (EDI)

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Missoni Piccolo

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Standard Room

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Signature Room

Signature Room

1 king bed or 1 queen bed or 2 twin beds
301 sq feet (28 sq meters)

Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, minibar, coffee/tea maker, and electric kettle
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Maggiore

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
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Missoni Piccolo

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
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Missoni Room

1 bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
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Missoni Maggiore

1 bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
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Room, Non Smoking

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Room, Non Smoking

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Room, Non Smoking

2 twin beds
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Room, Non Smoking

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Room, Non Smoking

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Room, Non Smoking

2 twin beds
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Single Room, Non Smoking

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Signature Room

Signature Room

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Petite Room

Petite Room

1 queen bed
237 sq feet (22 sq meters)

Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, minibar, coffee/tea maker, and electric kettle
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Superior Room

Superior Room

1 king bed or 1 queen bed
301-sq-foot (28-sq-meter) room with city views

Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Bonnie Room-small yet perfectly formed

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Signature Room

Signature Room

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Room (Wee)

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Deluxe Room

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Deluxe Room

Deluxe Room

1 king bed
344-sq-foot (32-sq-meter) room with city views

Club/Executive Level - Buffet breakfast
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, free minibar items, coffee/tea maker, and electric kettle
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Free local calls, laptop-compatible safe, and free newspaper; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking, renovated in 2015
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Junior Suite

Junior Suite

1 king bed
474-sq-foot (44-sq-meter) room with city views

Club/Executive Level - Buffet breakfast
Layout - Living room and sitting area
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, free minibar items, coffee/tea maker, and electric kettle
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, deep soaking bathtub, and rainfall showerhead
Practical - Free local calls, laptop-compatible safe, and free newspaper; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking, renovated in May 2016
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Missoni Room Queen Bed

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Room - King Bed

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Room Twin Beds

2 twin beds
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Room Queen bed sole occupancy

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Room King Bed Sole Occupancy

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Twin Room Single Occupancy

2 twin beds
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Maggiore-King bed

1 king bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Maggiore-Queen Bed

1 queen bed
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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Missoni Maggiore-Twin Beds

2 twin beds
Relax - In-room massage available
Entertainment - Free WiFi and wired Internet access, 26-inch LCD TV, iPod dock
Food & Drink - Refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle, and 24-hour room service
Sleep - Egyptian cotton linens, blackout drapes/curtains, and turndown service
Bathroom - Private bathroom, bathrobes, and a shower with a rainfall showerhead
Practical - Laptop-compatible safe, free newspaper, and desk; free cribs/infant beds available on request
Comfort - Daily housekeeping and climate-controlled heating and air conditioning
Non-Smoking
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G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh
1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, United Kingdom EH1 1AD

Rooms
Make yourself at home in one of the 136 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while iPod docking stations and digital programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Amenities
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Dining
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and a meeting room.

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

Know Before You Go

  • Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: GBP 18.95 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 35.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

AMENITIES:
  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Complimentary Coffee
  • Concierge Desk
  • Conference Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning Service
  • Elevator / Lift
  • Express Check-In
  • Express Check-Out
  • Hypoallergenic Room Available
  • Laundry Services/Laundry Facility
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Porter / Bellhop
  • Spa Services
  • Video Game Console
  • Wedding Services
(+) = Additional fees may apply for the use of these amenities.
(*) = Free, some restrictions may apply

Based on 2447 reviews
from London, United Kingdom
Submitted on 21-05-2016
Don't really have much to say on the hotel. It was fantastic. Great location, helpful staff amazing food. It is a 5 minute walk from Edinburgh Castle and and staff could always point you in the direction of something to do. If I am nitpicking the view left something to be desired however, pretty amazing.
from
Submitted on 22-05-2016
Stayed in great room overlooking the back of the hotel. There was no noise to speak of and we had a very pleasant rest after a great night out in Edinburgh. The hotel bar serves very good cocktails and is a great space for a drink. Would highly recommend this hotel
from Birmingham UK
Submitted on 24-05-2016
I have been to Edinburgh many times but never stayed at the G & V before. The location is very good, only minutes from the Castle and situated on the Royal Mile one gets to the sites very quickly indeed. Even Princess Street is only 10 minutes away. The staff at reception was very friendly and apologised to me since my room wasn't ready for 3 p.m. as guaranteed. It was worth the 20 minutes wait as I got a nice room with view to the National Library. The size of the room was ok and also the bath... Read more
from Glasgow, United Kingdom
Submitted on 24-05-2016
The room, although we never spent a great deal of time in it, was lovely and the bed and facilities comfortable but the best thing about the hotel is the location and the service provided by the desk staff was very professional and courteous.
from
Submitted on 25-05-2016
Great location, pleasant staff, decent size room, comfortable bed, and clean throughout. Noisy (lack of soundproofing), undersized cooked breakfast, bar closes to residents way too early. Not the worst hotel I've stayed in, but without a doubt, it was the worst 5 star hotel I've stayed in. We were a family & friends group of 16 celebrating a special occasion, all staying in the hotel. Why they saw fit to close the bar area leaving us with nowhere to congregate as a family was very disappointin... Read more
from Workington, United Kingdom
Submitted on 06-06-2016
This is probably the best hotel we've stayed in in Edinburgh, I don't think we've wanted for anything in the times we've stayed. Even my breakfast requests were no trouble! If i was to look for a downside, it would be the price of the parking - there's no shortage of alternatives though.
from Masham, United Kingdom
Submitted on 06-06-2016
Right from pulling up outside in our car, to leaving two days later, we were made to feel like VIPs. Location in the middle of the Old Town meant less time walking to see the sights. Although Princes Street wasn't real that far away. Perfect service, cracking cocktails and a fabulous breakfast.
from Marlow, United Kingdom
Submitted on 06-06-2016
I used to stay here frequently when the hotel was under the Missoni brand. I arrived a rowdy reception with a rather long queue (with only one person present on the two desks). When my turn arrived it took forever - the card machine wouldn't work, the computer froze - it does happen, but sitting there in silence staring at a screen, rather than telling me what was happening showed a lack of customer service (in my view). Stayed in a room on the 4th floor. The rooms appear to have had a bi... Read more
from Yardley, Pennsylvania
Submitted on 06-06-2016
Modern with wonderful staff and creatively decorated rooms! All modern amenities! Great location on the Royal Mile. Bar area really nice and the hotel's restaurant was amazing for dinner. Though our room was not ready upon arrival they stored our bags and they were already in our room when we got back!
from Oxford, UK
Submitted on 07-06-2016
We'd rate this as one of the best hotels we've stayed in for a few years. Rooms are comfortable with a modern design and wet-room style bathroom. Service was good, as was breakfast. It makes a real difference to have the cooked breakfast done to order rather than as a buffet. We also ate in the hotel restaurant 1 night, which was excellent. The bar does a very good Manhattan too, choose from sweet, dry or perfect!
from
Submitted on 19-06-2016
We stayed for a two nights to celebrate my wife's birthday. Check in was swift and polite. Our initial impression was that we were disappointed with overall size of the room given and the fact that there was scaffolding at all the bedroom and bathroom windows which we were not informed about when checking in.This was compounded by the fact that there were workman on the scaffolding at 9.30 am with noisy equipment which resulted in us not being able to open the wooden shutters in order to protect... Read more
from Scotland
Submitted on 20-06-2016
Spent one night at the G&V whilst in Edinburgh. First thing that is apparent (apart from the kilted welcome at the front door that is) is the attitude of the staff which I found to be extremely engaging and warm. They could not have been more helpful or willing. Obviously this hotel takes it's staff training very seriously. The room was well equipped (as you would expect from the G&V) and very comfortable. Breakfast in La Cucina offered as much choice as one could wish for and I would highly re... Read more
from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Submitted on 20-06-2016
From June 16 to June 20, 2016, my partner and I stayed at the G & V in Edinburgh. We were also lucky enough to have a dear friend join us and who stayed in another room. I could construct this review and make it quite long, but I will be as concise as possible by stating that the G & V should not have a 5-star rating -- it should be listed as a 4-star property. Though the staff are lovely and accommodating, they are inexperienced. No designated concierge, only three items available on the me... Read more
from Aberdeenshire
Submitted on 25-06-2016
Excellent location, just off the Royal Mile, so easy walking distance of the Castle. The hotel offer valet parking but I was charged an eyewatering £35 for that privilege! All the staff were excellent. Not sure about the bright, stripy décor but that is of no importance to the overall experience. Bedroom was compact but perfectly adequate. Has a Nespresso coffee machine with a good tv and excellent wifi coverage. Immaculately clean with a good shower and nice products. Cocktails in the ... Read more
from Basel, Switzerland
Submitted on 26-06-2016
Hotel at an unique location near to the Royal mile and the castle. All attractions are very close. All staff very friendly und helpful. Rooms are modern and clean. The breakfast buffet offers a large selection.
from Manila, Philippines
Submitted on 02-07-2016
Central location from which you can walk to Edinburgh Castle, Arthur's Seat, the New Town, etc. Rooms are modern and well thought out in terms of space. Bathroom amenities are locally produced and organic and smell great and there is free Nespresso in the room. The staff is young, knowledgable, friendly and quite helpful with reservations and recommendations too. There is a fitness suite with a small selection of equipment but it is only open from 9AM onwards which we found quite inconvenien... Read more
from Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Submitted on 02-07-2016
My lovely boyfriend booked this for my birthday and we know this hotel well after coming for drinks when it was Missoni when we lived in central Edinburgh.. We had just moved to the Borders 4 months ago so was lovely to be back in Edinburgh. Checked in and the hotel room was amazing - gorgeous views of Arthur's seat, fantastic design, gorgeous bed, robes and a beauty rain shower wet room.. Cannot fault this room at all.. Then downstairs for cocktails before changing and out for dinner at Castl... Read more
from Missouri City, Texas
Submitted on 02-07-2016
The first thing you notice about this hotel is that it is extremely modern. In the design of the hotel and the art and decor of the hotel. The staff was awesome and we talked to them for a few minutes about Scotland history and culture. Easy walk to the castle and other historic places. We drove in and valeted parked. It was surprising easy, and I was worried since I had multiple people tell me not to take a car to Edinburgh. The big pro's are the staff, the location and the shower was awes... Read more
from Los Angeles, California
Submitted on 03-07-2016
I booked the G&V hotel for the last two nights of my Scotland trip. A lovely place with great staff. I arrived long before checkin time and there was no difficulty holding my luggage until later. When I came back after several hours at the Museum down the street my luggage was in my room. I was in a corner room with views over the city to the water. The rain shower was just the thing after a day of city walking and sight seeing. My only problem was my own oversight of not checking that the beddi... Read more
from Melbourne, Australia
Submitted on 04-07-2016
Stayed here just one night en route home to Australia after 2 weeks holiday in Scotland. First mistake was to stay just one night - should have stayed here 2-3 nights to make the most of Auld Reekie. The hotel could not be better located - right on the Royal Mile, spitting distance from the Castle and from a very old haunt of mine "Deacon Brodies" pub. If arriving by car there is valet parking ONLY - you cannot self park. There is a charge for valet parking. The staff are SO efficient. All of th... Read more
from Boston, Massachusetts
Submitted on 06-07-2016
Loved this hotel from the very first kilted welcome. The location can't be beat, right on the mile at the crossroads between the New Town and Grassmarket. Convenient to everything. There was a little mix up with the bedding in our room, which was corrected with an upgrade and we literally gasped when they opened the door and we saw the view. Really fun décor, might not be everyone's cuppa, but it wasn't overbearing. Very clean, hardwood floors, windows that open, and loads of outlets. Gre... Read more
from Noosa, Australia
Submitted on 09-07-2016
We were so comfortable here, better than we'd expected. The deluxe rooms still resonate with sleek designer style thanks to the previous Missoni owners and the view over the old Edinburgh town was astoundingly atmospheric. In terms of dining, only had breakfast here and that was simple and perfect. Location cannot be beat?
from Chicago, Illinois
Submitted on 09-07-2016
Great location, really cool room, delicious mad-to-order breakfast and, best of all, the customer service was great. The folks who checked us in and out went above and beyond to help us with a couple of travel-related problems we had. It really made such a positive difference.
from Cockermouth, United Kingdom
Submitted on 10-07-2016
Lovely hotel very friendly staff and even gave us a room upgrade for my birthday. Would definitely recommend and stay again. Excellent breakfast with haggis and black pudding! Short walk to the shops and lots of bars near the hotel.
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Submitted on 11-07-2016
After a hellish stay at the Cameron House on Lake Lomond, it's refreshing to stay at a hotel which understands service. The staff are friendly and helpful. The location is superb. When an outside restaurant booking mistake was made and not necessarily on the hotel's part, the manager immediately phoned and offered us a 50% discount to dine at their own Italian restaurant which was good. The only downside is that the old Missoni decor is starting to look a little dated. Will stay again.
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Submitted on 11-07-2016
Overall we had a lovely stay at the G&V. On arrival the room wasn't quite ready although it was after the required check in time of 3pm. The staff however were very friendly and apologetic. The room itself was lovely although slightly scruffy round the edges which was a shame. The biggest issue was the temperature. It was roasting. We put the air con on but it had slow air flow. As we were going out we thought we'd leave it running so it could cool it down. On our return we'd found staff had be... Read more
from Cape Town Central, South Africa
Submitted on 11-07-2016
The G&V was a pleasure to stay in, from arrival to departure. I loved the decor, the fab gowns in the room (sateen and towelling) and monogrammed slippers, the service, food and decor. and those bellboys in kilts- well, a fab touch I must say. The location of the hotel is perfect too...walking distance to Edinburgh Castle and, at the opposite end of town, Holyrood House, and all that is in between. Stay there if you can!
from Glasgow, United Kingdom
Submitted on 12-07-2016
Fantastic hotel. Rooms so well designed, very modern. Great shower and lovely amenities to use. Would not stay anywhere else in Edinburgh. Wonderful location, handy for everything. Spotlessly clean, brilliant breakfast and staff superb staff. Just go.
from Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Submitted on 12-07-2016
Excellent location, very friendly staff and clean rooms. Price was reasonable for the city in summer. Brand new building with all things well designed and laid out. left luggage room was helpful on final day
from Kent, United Kingdom
Submitted on 14-07-2016
Going to Edinburgh was a birthday surprise, and coming to this hotel made it extra special. Everyone was so kind and so helpful, we got up graded to a dulxe room which was so nice, it was all the little added touches they did like when we came in our room there was a little strawberry tart, which had a card saying happy birthday. We came home from dinner and are bed had been re-made with a glass and a bottle on our bed side table. Absolutely loved it! The breakfast was so lovely great choice a... Read more
from Lenham, United Kingdom
Submitted on 14-07-2016
This hotel apart from being in the perfect location is without doubt a touch of good old fashion service to customer of the highest level. A quality modern hotel but with old top quality customer service. I honestly cannot find anything negative to say so I'm sure we will be back again. Great stay for our first time in the city.
from Chennai (Madras), India
Submitted on 15-07-2016
We were very excited to be staying at the G&V during our second visit to Edinburgh as part of our anniversary celebrations. That excitement was kept alive when a tall, kilted Pedro welcomed us like old friends the moment we got out of the cab and took charge. Our room, on the 2nd floor was spacious, as was the bathroom, except the sink was tiny and there was no view to speak of. Our problems began at 2 am of the 1st night. Suddenly, I woke up feeling hot and sweaty. The air-con had stopped work... Read more
from Troy, Alabama
Submitted on 17-07-2016
I liked the G&V. It's ultra-modern in decor, and our room was very small, but it was on a corner with floor-to-ceiling windows, and the view was SPECTACULAR. I didn't even care that the room was tiny. Service was good if a bit overbearing at check-in and "cheesy" in the sense of "costuming." I couldn't help laughing at the Italian guys in weird modern kilts, but they were friendly. The true shining star of this hotel--other than the wonderful views--is the location. It truly can't be beat ... Read more
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Submitted on 18-07-2016
An ideal location, with friendly and knowledgeable staff. Great value, very nice rooms and at fraction of what similar digs would cost in London. The breakfasts were very good and the surrounding area full of bars, restaurants and attractions.
from Bucks
Submitted on 20-07-2016
We had a superior room 514 on the 5th floor. The view was stunning as was the decor; mini bar well stocked and free refills. We were greeted as soon as we pulled up in our car for it to be taken away..no drama, no forms. Very helpful check in advised on dinner and ghost tours, even offering to book if we wanted. If this hotel wasn't so far away we would return soon, but will definitely try the same group nearer to home in hopes that the service is the same high standard with a relaxed feel.
from scotland
Submitted on 21-07-2016
We loved this hotel. It is in a fantastic location. Right in the heart of the most beautiful part of Edinburgh. The room was very stylish and had lovely Arran Aromatic toiletries. All staff were very helpful. The secret garden is lovely. Fresh milk, tea, coffee and water are provided in the bedrooms which was great.
from Woodmere, New York
Submitted on 21-07-2016
What a marvelous hotel. From the moment we got there the entire staff was helpful, polite and a great resource for information about touring Edinburgh. We ended up in a room with an amazing view of the city. I will recommend this hotel to all of my friends who travel to Edinburgh.
from Carlisle, United Kingdom
Submitted on 23-07-2016
Me And my wife stayed at the G&V last Thursday for a Sinply red concert at the castle,, the location is really good, so handy for the Royal mile attractions pubs and shops, our check in was a bit long winded, we got there a bit early and came back at 3 pm only to wait in reception for 30 minutes , she said our room was ready but not inspected yet, if it's that good it's worth the wait I thought, our first impressions were good, nice room size and lovely big bathroom with quality shower products ... Read more
from Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Submitted on 23-07-2016
Stayed here on a recent business trip. Rooms are comfortable and have plenty of space. Mine also had a desk which was great. Nespresso machine was a welcome bonus. Just wish I had worked out how to use the window shutters.
from Colchester, United Kingdom
Submitted on 24-07-2016
Arrived for valet parking out front, for which there was no indication of being in the right place and in the time it took a valet to come out, my husband had an altercation with a coach driver who insisted we shouldn't be in the lay-by. The valet was very helpful and professional however and it wasn't his fault as they obviously need more staff when it's busy. The crowded reception area was chaotic and some staff members were obviously stressed out and not concealing it at all well. I'd origina... Read more
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Submitted on 25-07-2016
Went to the G & V with my friend a few weeks ago - really loved the little garden bar in the centre of the hotel. What a find ! Sheltered, warm, lovely little area with its own private bar and bar person in residence as long as you are ! Cocktails were lovely and reasonably priced. Couldn't fault it
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Submitted on 25-07-2016
I decided to splurge on this hotel after traveling in the Highlands at little B&B's for 2 weeks... and I am so glad that I did. Room was super comfortable, bathroom was really clean and a nice size. Ordered room service which was delicious. Location was really great for some last minute souvenir shopping. Breakfast was delicious as well. Staff was very nice and accommodating! Worth going back to!
from Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
Submitted on 27-07-2016
We opted for one of the truly stunning suites. All mod cons. Plus a wonderful bouquet and cakes and very chilled Prosecco. After a lovely aperitif the hotel organised a limousine to our meal that night at Kitchin. As we left, the concierge called after my partner and said that she looked stunning. I hope you agree that she did. Breakfast was £20 for not much which is the only downside to a truly impressive and different hotel experience. Oh and the shower is like a rain forest Hig... Read more
from Scotland, Fife
Submitted on 31-07-2016
Wonderful decor and staff very happy to help and accommodate. This hotel was booked, partially because it always looked a bit quirky from the outside (and its on a Mr & Mrs Smith listing) and also because we had a gift to use at the Edinburgh Whiskey Experience (see separate review). The rooms, despite being of the Royal Mile are well sound proofed and the decor itself it fresh and comfortable. It is on the high end price side of things so it 1-2 night stay at luxury prices might be manageable ... Read more
from Largs, United Kingdom
Submitted on 31-07-2016
Stayed overnight while at a concert. Staff very friendly and offered efficient service, room was first class with very comfortable bed. Used the hotel car parking which saved a lot of time and bother. Varied breakfast menu and food which was very good, except, a bit miserable with the toast like a lot of hotels nowadays.
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Submitted on 31-07-2016
We booked a deluxe room on the strength of the Missoni reputation legacy. Unfortunately the legacy turned out to be unfulfilled. The original owners sold out and the corporate style has taken over. To summarise. Our deluxe room did not have 1. curtains (wooden shutters instead) 2. a safe as promised in the literature 3. A bath to relax after a long journey 4. No parking being in the city centre (we were charged 35 GBP for 2 nights valet) 5. Lighting to read a newspaper (dimly lit with deco light... Read more
from Scotland, United Kingdom
Submitted on 02-08-2016
This is a really nice hotel located in the heart of Edinburgh city centre. The staff were excellent, a special mention for Helli on reception who was very helpful in trying to sort out a minor problem we had (nothing to do with the hotel). Really good cooked breakfast along with a generous buffet. We stayed in a room on the higher level just to ensure a slightly quieter room, a bit more expensive but very nicely decorated, with a sumptuous bed and Nespresso machine. Would highly recommend to an... Read more
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Submitted on 05-08-2016
This hotel is located at the corner of George IV Bridge and the Royal Mile. It is positioned about 2/3 the way up the Royal Mile making it an easy walk to Edinburgh Castle and the street performers of the Royal Mile. Exit the hotel and cross the street and you can jump on the Hop On Hop Off bus tours of Edinburgh and environs. The hotel changed hands and name 2 years ago. We booked an "iconic view" room. We were hoping for views of the castle but got nice views of the top of St. Giles church and... Read more
from Bahra5
Submitted on 07-08-2016
I did enjoyed my stay in edinburgh... such a lovely city .... I do recommend the hotel .... nice hotel with a good location.... but should reconsider their pillows .... 1 soft pillow per a person isn't enough .... also room does not have iron and iron board..... but over all it is clean and a bit overpriced.....
from Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Submitted on 08-08-2016
We visited the hotel this weekend to attend the Festival. The hotel was very comfortable and is located just of the Royal Mile, approx 300 m from the Castle, although not at all noisy. Overall an excellent weekend, with good food and very friendly and helpful staff. Clearly a pleasure to be repeated.
from Sydney, Australia
Submitted on 08-08-2016
This was our first time visiting Edinburgh and we were so lucky to stay here. The location is excellent and a 2 min walk to Edinburgh Castle yet quite enough for it to be miles away. The staff went out of their way to make our stay comfortable, so much so that we were in Edinburgh but our travel bags with all our clothes were still at Heathrow, Bradly at the front desk took control of the situation and our bags arrived the next day "thank you ". It's a wonderful modern hotel, rooms a large and c... Read more
from Hampshire, United Kingdom
Submitted on 09-08-2016
Did not stay in this hotel but did eat in the Italian restaurant twice. The food was absolutely delicious and they have a nice wine list. I had a bottle of Gewurztraminer that was a knockout with the crab spaghetti. Definitely give it a try.
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Submitted on 10-08-2016
From Octavia at the front desk to Pedro who does everything else, the service at this hotel is incredible. They cannot do enough for you and anticipate your every need. The location is extremely central but the rooms very well insulated and quiet. The beds are very comfortable and the rain shower is great. And the buffet breakfast! Delicious, varied and huge. The dinner here was also excellent. Everything in this hotel is well executed and designed. There is an old wing with beautiful suites tho... Read more
from Sandbach, United Kingdom
Submitted on 11-08-2016
The G & V is a great place to stay in Edinburgh. It's a 5 minute walk from Waverley station and is in a good location for easy access to the rest of the city. The Royal Mile is on the doorstep and most attractions are within walking distance. The hotel itself is smooth, suave and sophisticated. The staff are really helpful and exceptionally pleasant. The room we had was lovely, with views over the city to Arthur's Seat. It was comfortable, well- appointed and very clean. The bathroom was a dream... Read more
from Swansea, United Kingdom
Submitted on 11-08-2016
Wanted a hotel near the castle as we were going to the Tattoo. The company we went through booked us into a Disabled room in the G&V. On arrival we had a great welcome. We were shown to our room. All the facilities were explained. Pull cords in the bath room & by the bed. the bath room was a wet room with shower. Every area was suitable for the wheelchair. Also Fire safety was explained to us. The Hotel was very peaceful & relaxing. The room was very quiet. Well sound proofed. The breakfast w... Read more
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Submitted on 11-08-2016
After an eight hour drive, that was supposed to take four hours, we were hungry and exhausted. We had phoned ahead and the hotel kept the restaurant open for us, upgraded our room and parked our car. Friends and loyal customers for life!! What could have been a ruined night away became fun as we had the restaurant to ourselves, a fabulous meal, then ran around in our fabulous room and then strolled around Edinburgh in the morning. Thank you so much!
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Submitted on 12-08-2016
Spacious well accented rooms, dark curtains. Midday cleaning service a bit noisy in hall. Lobby bar has many fun imaginative 'Signature Cocktails'! Adjacent to Riyal Mile so LOCATION is tops! And friendly staff in the lobby and the bar as well as on the floor with housekeeping.
from Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Submitted on 12-08-2016
Rooms are small comparing to other 5 * hotels , no space for big luggage ( never thought of ours big until this stay ) no concierge the young friendly bill boy tried to help us for our inquiries until he was interrupted by his colleague to assist him as if weren't excited !!! The Breakfast for the 5 nights we stayed was always wrong orders although we hanged the BF card every night !! Rooms are always dusty my self and my allergic kids ( 5, 14,16 yrs ) lived at that time on inhalers and nasa... Read more
from UK
Submitted on 14-08-2016
Popped in here to have drink away from packed high street. Cocktails very nice and space to sit but bar really is too dark. Staff lovely and friendly but not necessarily the most observant and we frequently had to go and get them from bar for service. Had a couple of items off food menu which were fine but not exceptional. It was a good spot to escape the manic crowds and very pleasant but would need to do a bit more if I was to go outside festival
from Belfast, United Kingdom
Submitted on 14-08-2016
Stayed here for 2 nights due to its proximity to Edinburgh Castle for the tattoo.Check in went smoothly.Room a good size.Nice coffee machine but only 1 packet of biscuits for 2 people.Bed comfortable hotel quiet. Day one breakfast interrupted by fire alarm.Everyone out .When we returned no one seemed concerned that the food we were returning to could be cold. Booked restaurant for evening meal and once again service interrupted by fire alarm.All out again.No suggestion of a free course or a drin... Read more
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