IQ Grove Student Accomomodation

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

74%
1.9 K reviews
Good accommodation. Fantastic service. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Kitchenette
    • Microwave
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer
    • Oven
    • Washing Machine
  • Facility
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Elevators
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Breakfast Served
69 Grove Street Edinburgh EH3 8FD
1.3 mi to downtown

Location

This apartment hotel is located some 500 m from the nearest restaurants at the end of Grove Street, and also 500 m from the bus stop and train station. Guests will find the closest bars (Haymarket), park and shops all about 1 km away and attractions such as St Gyles Cathedral (around 1.4 km) and Scott's Monument (some 1.9 km) are not far. Edinburgh town centre is under 15 minutes' walking distance from the hotel, and 5 minutes in the car or by bus. Edinburgh Castle and the tourist information centre are also based in the city centre (2 km), as well as the nearest nightspots. It is approximately 2.8 km to Holyrood Palace and around 4.5 km to the Dynamic Earth exhibition.

Facilities

The apartment hotel comprises a total of 232 rooms. Most of the storeys can be reached by lift. A coin-operated laundry is available to guests. Internet access in public areas (for a fee) allows travellers to stay in touch whilst on holiday. There is also a garden.

Rooms

Rooms feature central heating and a bathroom. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. There is also a desk. A fully-equipped kitchenette with a fridge, a cooker, a microwave and a tea/coffee station, as well as a complete set of utensils, is provided as standard. In addition, there is a washing machine and an ironing set. Internet access is included as standard. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathroom offers convenient facilities including a shower. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The accommodation offers non-smoking rooms.

Meals

Breakfast can be booked.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: VISA and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Location
    87%
    "Great location"

    Close to haymarket train station. Food shops nearby. Amazing location.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Accessible by car, but parking is a hassle." "Standard parking prices."

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  • Service
    73%
    "Fantastic service"

    Hosts brilliant. Excellent staff. Welcoming reception staff.

    "Friendly but only somewhat professional service with okay reception and poor housekeeping." "Booking process is sufficient." "Room service could have been improved."

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  • Value for money
    67%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Room WIFI expensive. Pillow not worth. Paying for Wi-Fi.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Relatively high internet cost."

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  • Cleanliness
    58%
    "Quite clean"

    Clean towels. Messy sheets. Sticky floors.

    "Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." "Hotel facilities could use a good clean."

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  • Food
    45%
    "Food could be better"

    No cooking. There were no plates. Dirty dishes.

    "Dining experience could be nicer."

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  • Room
    42%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    The drain didn't work properly. Dirty kitchen utensils. Dirty desk chair.

    "Rooms not well-kept, with poor beds and furniture." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Inadequate A/C and TVs in small rooms." "New, clean enough rooms." "Kitchenettes and minibars are as expected." "Shower can be a problem."

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  • Comfort
    31%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Toilet was small. Matress stained. Tiny shower room.

    "Rooms with complaints about size, comfort, and A/C." "Rooms are small and noisy, with subpar beds."

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  • WiFi
    25%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Room WIFI expensive. No wifi in the room. Had to pay for wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Relatively high internet cost."

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  • Breakfast
    18%
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No egg. No breakfast facilities. No breakfast supplied.

    "Breakfast can be improved."