IQ Grove Student Accomomodation

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

73%
1.9 K reviews
Fair 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
    86%
    "Great location"

    Close to Haymarket train station. Food shops nearby. Fantastic location.

    "Great location." "Centrally located, near restaurants, bars, and shopping." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Not great access by car, with poorly rated parking." "Standard parking prices."

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  • Service
    74%
    "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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  • Cleanliness
    57%
    "Quite clean"

    Super clean facilities. Clean towels. Clean linen.

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

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  • Food
    47%
    "Food could be better"

    No cooking. There were no plates. Dirty dishes.

    "Food could be better."

  • Room
    43%
    "Room needs to be improved"

    The drain didn't work properly. There was no hair dryer. Dirty kitchen utensils.

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

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  • Breakfast
    30%
    "Breakfast can be improved"

    No egg. No breakfast supplied. No breakfast.

    "Breakfast can be improved."

  • Comfort
    30%
    "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
    30%
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Paying for wi-fi. Expensive WiFi. No wifi.

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

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