Or Residence - Edinburgh

6 West Coates, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5JG  show map
 3 stars
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Or Residence - Edinburgh

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Breakfast room

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator
Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

The unique 3-star Or Residence is set in Haymarket district and offers en-suite guestrooms with a view over the city.

You can find Murrayfield Stadium, St George's West Church and Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One only 650 meters from the property. Or Residence is within about 30 minutes' walk of the center of Edinburgh.

Lyceum Theatre is 1.6 km from the hotel and Real Mary King's Close is about 2.5 km away.

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art train station lies within a 5-minute walk. The hotel is located 10 minutes walk from Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

Or Residence offers 17 guestrooms appointed with a dressing room, a laptop safe, a work desk, a closet and climate control with all the sights of Edinburgh within easy access. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring complimentary toiletries, a shower and towels.

Eat & Drink

Offering British, Scottish and European meals, First Coast is situated 750 meters of the property.

Services

The conveniences such as parking, a designated smoking place and a lift are offered on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Number of rooms:   17.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Children's facilities

  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6 West Coates, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5JG

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.7 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    5.0 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.9 mi
Train Stations
  • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art
    2300 ft
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.7 mi
  • Bus stop
    2300 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    17

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 110 sq. feet
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    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 130 sq. feet
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    Executive Double Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
    Size: 130 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Or Residence - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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        Hotel Address:

        6 West Coates, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5JG

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          1.7 mi
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          5.0 mi
        • Dundee (DND)
          35.9 mi
        Train Stations
        • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art
          2300 ft
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          1.7 mi
        • Bus stop
          2300 ft
        Ski areas
        • Midlothian Ski Centre
          1.2 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          17

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghOr Residence

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Saint Mary's Cathedral - 2700 ft
        • cineworld - 3000 ft
        • The Grove Gallery - 3300 ft

        Places of interest

        • Beechwood Bowling Club - 1000 ft
        • Saint Mary's Cathedral - 2300 ft
        • Saint Mary's Episcopal Cathedral - 2700 ft
        • Bristo Baptist Church - 3000 ft
        • Royal Victoria Hospital - 4300 ft
        • Scottish Widows Bank Plc - 4300 ft

        Convention centers

        Sport related

        • Edinburgh Chess Club - 4300 ft

        Amusement

        • Murrayfield Tenpin Bowling - 1400 ft
        • Excel Sports Academy - 1400 ft
        • Colorsound - 1700 ft
        • Laserquest - 2300 ft
        • Johnny's Entertainment & Amusement - 2300 ft
        • Diane Pool Hall - 2700 ft
        • Tenpin - 3000 ft
        • Mecca Bingo Ltd - 4300 ft
        • Quicksilver - 4600 ft

        Historical sites

        • Dean Village - 4000 ft

        Stadiums

        Parks

        • Fountain Park Leisure Complex - 3000 ft

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        • Gorgie City Farm Association - 2700 ft

        Theaters

        Galleries

        • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art - 2000 ft
        • Dean Gallery - 2300 ft

        Local attractions

        • St Cuthbert's Church - 5100 ft
          Lothian Road, Edinburgh
        • National War Museum of Scotland - 1.1 mi
          Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
        • George Heriot's School - 1.2 mi
          8 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
        • The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum - 1.1 mi
          Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
        • St. Margaret's Chapel - 1.2 mi
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        Near the hotel

        • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One - 2100 ft
          75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
        • Institut Francais D'Ecosse - 4400 ft
          13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          17

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        Or Residence Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Or Residence

        Average guest rating

        6.6out of 10
        Good
        Based on 128 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          5.0

          Was a very last minute booking and the location was close enough to the city centre to allow for a walk or short taxi ride

          The gentleman at reception did not greet us in any way, only to confirm our names for the reservation. He then tried to charge us more than the actual room rate which was only stopped when queried. For dinner they advertise that they have a "Sister restaurant" who would deliver a set meal for 2, we took advantage of this, but when the delivery arrived the price was wrong and the hotel wanted nothing to do with it. The room itself had a faulty radiator that rattled and made noise all night, there seemed to be a ventilation system that also came on all night. The TV didn't work, they started hoovering outside the door at 9am and breakfast was merely a few bowls of cereal and some bread for toast.. not the most pleasant experience

        • Older travelers
          4.2

          The decor is very unusual and the view was great

          The bed was extremely sqeaky and uncorfortable. It made so much noise when you moved, it woke me up several times. The fire alarm went of several times in the morning.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          Should have a better class of breakfast

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The Indian theme was a nice change from the standard hotel.

          No bar area for drinks or a meal/snack.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          The Indian decor and theme was good.

          I would have liked the breakfast to be a full English breakfast or typically Indian breakfast in an hotel with an Indian decor and theme. The hotel had no cooking facilities, so food had to be ordered from their restaurant 5 miles away and they added delivery charges to the orders from the hotel. Delivery charges should not be added if the orders are from their own hotel.

        • Family with children
          8.8

          I was very impressed with the room, which had a large 4 poster bed and a sewcond single bed. The en-suite was very nice.

        • Couple
          7.8

          It is clean, comfortable room and very near Haymarket rail station. Staff very friendly. Breakfast even basic, but I like it.

          The Bell in the front door of the hotel may not working. The front door of the hotel was locked in one of the raining morning, my husband and I press more than 5 times but no one open the door for us.

        • Single
          8.2

          I though the room was quite large and clean, and loved the decoration. also very close the main centre.

          I though the breakfast was very basic, and not very fresh.

        • Couple
          6.6

          Good sized room, & decent bath. The hotel was rather 'quirky' which was somewhat endearing.

          The only thing I would say is that I was pleased I had got the room at half price, I felt it was worth this for the stay~the place was a little basic~had I paid the full price I think I would have been dissapointed.

        • Single
          10.0

          Charmingly old-fashioned, Indian-themed hotel. My room, "Jodphur," had an antique wooden canopy bed, antique furniture (including an ancient phone, that worked), & a nice view. Black & white photos from the days of the Raj line the hotel walls. I've stayed in many hotels in Edinburgh, including the Balmoral, & this is may favourite, because of its charm. It's a little bit out from the city centre, near Murrayfield stadium. Arriving by train, best to get off at Haymarket; turn left onto the main road & walk for about 10 mins - it's on your right. The airport bus also stops very close to it. Good price too - £50 on the night of a rugby international.

        • Single
          7.4

          Spacious rooms...

          a little bit too cold room and dust on the lamps.

        • Single
          7.4

          The hotel was quiet clean and the staff were helpful. It is only ten minutes walk from Murrayfield Stadium, so it is excellent for rugby fans.

          Nothing really. There is no restaurant and it is a longish walk to the main eating places, but that is not really any hardship.

        • Single
          7.4

          Indian decor.

          Lot of steps to climb to my room when I was already very tired.

        • Single
          6.2

          Location was ideal for my purpose

          The central heating was extremely loud and distrupted my sleep

        • Older travelers
          2.4

          Worst hotel we have ever stayed in!!

          We did not like the fact that the room was shabby, dirty, it smelt, the pipes created the most awful noise. That the reception phone next to the room rang all night, people going up and down the stairs were a constant noise.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Or Residence - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        6 West Coates, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5JG

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          1.7 mi
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          5.0 mi
        • Dundee (DND)
          35.9 mi
        Train Stations
        • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art
          2300 ft
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          1.7 mi
        • Bus stop
          2300 ft
        Ski areas
        • Midlothian Ski Centre
          1.2 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Number of rooms:
          17

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghOr Residence

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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