Twelve Picardy Place Hotel - Edinburgh

12 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3JT  show map
 4 stars
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Twelve Picardy Place Hotel - Edinburgh

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Mini-fridge

Electric kettle

Overview

The excellent Twelve Picardy Place is a 4-star hotel in Edinburgh offering a nightclub, barbeque grills and a golf course. Behind the innovative facade of Twelve Picardy Place Hotel lies standard interior.

The hotel is 20 minutes' walk away from St. Giles Cathedral. Guests will find Edinburgh city center within a 10-minute walk from the property.

Monuments, a museum and a theater are set within walking distance.

20 minutes' drive from Turnhouse airport and 10 minutes' walk to Edinburgh Waverley train station.

Rooms

Cozy rooms feature a minibar, central heating, wireless internet, multi-channel television and a personal computer. There are private bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer along with an electric kettle and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests are invited to the Chic Twelve bar to unwind with a drink. Number One and The Pompadour by Galvin are situated in a historic area, about 500 meters from the venue.

Services

Offering limousine rental services, Twelve Picardy Place Hotel induces guests to explore the area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 10 per day.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   10.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Night club
  • Garden area
  • Barbeque grills

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

12 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3JT

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.7 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    34.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    1600 ft
  • The Pompadour by Galvin (cuisine: French, British)
    1700 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghTwelve Picardy Place

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Rooms and availability

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE CAPACITY 2 (suite)

Twelve Picardy Place photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Blu-ray player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Double Room Superior (Without Breakfast)

Twelve Picardy Place photos Room
Executive Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Blu-ray player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE EXECUTIVE

Twelve Picardy Place Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

  • Omni Centre400 ft
  • Omni Centre Edinburgh400 ft
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions700 ft

Places of interest

  • St Mary's Metropolitan Cathedral400 ft
  • Nelson's Monument700 ft
  • Elm Row Bus Stop700 ft
  • Saint Mary's Catholic Cathedral House700 ft
  • The City of Edinburgh Council1700 ft
  • Edinburgh Dungeons2000 ft

Train stations

  • Edinburgh Waverley station1700 ft
  • Edinburgh Waverley station1700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Multrees Walk1000 ft
  • Multrees Walk1000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Nelson Monument2000 ft

Parks

  • Calton Hill1000 ft

Theaters

Public parking

  • Waterloo Place1000 ft

Local attractions

  • St Cuthbert's Church5000 ft
    Lothian Road, Edinburgh
  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse1.0 mi
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh
  • The Queen's Hall1.1 mi
    Clerk Street, Edinburgh
  • Royal Botanic Garden1.1 mi
    The Garden, Edinburgh
  • George Heriot's School1.0 mi
    8 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh

Near the hotel

  • New Town800 ft
    EdinburghScotland
  • Leith1300 ft
    Edinburgh EH6Scotland
  • Scottish National Portrait Gallery1500 ft
    1 Queen St., Edinburgh
  • ScotlandsPeople Centre1500 ft
    3 West Register Street, Edinburgh
  • Mansfield Place Church1100 ft
    East London Street, Edinburgh
  • Waterloo Place1300 ft
    Eastern extension of Princes St., Edinburgh
  • Calton Hill1700 ft
    off Regent Road, Edinburgh

Restaurants nearby

  • Number One1600 ft

    Address: The Balmoral Hotel
    Phone: 01315576727

    70% likes this, based on 434 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish
    Price Range: USD 92 - USD 122

  • Bar Frizzante2200 ft

    Address: 95 Lothian Road
    Phone: 01312297788

    73% likes this, based on 227 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 103

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant2500 ft

    Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
    Phone: 01312252832

    76% likes this, based on 397 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 23

  • The Pompadour by Galvin1700 ft

    Address: Princes Street
    Phone: +44 131 222 8975

    75% likes this, based on 110 reviews
    Cuisine: French, British
    Price Range: USD 94 - USD 309

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant2400 ft

    Address: 267 Canongate
    Phone: 0131 558 8737

    70% likes this, based on 966 reviews
    Price Range: USD 30 - USD 87

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghTwelve Picardy Place

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

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Twelve Picardy Place Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Twelve Picardy Place

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 26 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    they thought of everything you need in rooms and the breakfast in your room was perfect

  • Couple
    10.0

    Fantastic staff and amazing boutique feel. Stunning décor and luxury interior. Central location and great views of the city.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The hotel was immaculate and was in a great location. The staff were attentive from the moment we entered the hotel offering to make meal reservations. Although the hotel is centrally located we were not disturbed by any noise. The view from our room was amazing.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Fantastic rooms,

    No double glazing, was a little noisy at one point during the night as taxi rank was across the road

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    No hot water and the staff not interested in offering a discount. On that basis I wouldn't use this hotel again

  • Couple
    6.4

    Loved the rooms loved the decor but no hot water ??????? seems to be a regular occorance acorrding to trip advisor and when I ask for a reduction in our rate that was not an option so I await a response

    No hot water ??????// luxury hotel suite come on ???

  • Couple
    9.6

    The staff were very friendly and helpful, unfortunately we didn't pre book the restraunt but we will definatly be back, so we will make sure we pre book as we heard great reviews :)) My partner also proposed to me in the hotel so we will be revisiting on our anniversary. Can I also thank the Manager for the lovely bottle of champagne, what a lovely gesture! See u all soon Norah, Glasgow

    Their was nothing I disliked but I do think the bed wasn't very comfortable!

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The comfortable/spacious room, the location of the hotel, the staff at the reception were lovely, the breakfast was good.

    The room had coffee/tea facilities but no milk, the breakfast was late but still nice and I felt very uncomfortable in the bars lounge in the late evening as male members of staff were discussing other members of staff with a barmaid in not a very nice way which I found very unprofessional as we were there as hotel guests.

  • Couple
    5.8

    Excellent city view from the room

    It seems there is a lot of a strange design solutions including an inconvenient shower situated in the bedroom, the full absence of the doors (including one between the bedroom and the toilet) and low hanging lampshade that can make the head bumps on a regular basis. WiFi didn't work except the reception area

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    Location

    Bar and restaurant closed, noisy plumbing overnight and no hot water available during our entire stay. Full refund given, but the discomfort and noise overnight from a water pump (every 15 seconds) marred our sleep and in turn our trip.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The whole experience. Amazing accomodation in a prime location. All staff were excellent..

  • Couple
    8.2

    The room had lots added extras like 3D TV, built in sound system. The place was very well styled. The view out to the coast was wonderful and the reception staff helpful. I would recommend and would stay again.

    Whilst this hotel is new I think a revisit over the room and a snagging list needs completing. The TV in the bathroom didn't work. No milk in the room for brew faculities. WIFI would not work on either passwords given. Toilet seat and paper holder loose. Flooring edge needs finishing.

  • Group of friends
    4.0

    Hotel was under refurbishment but there was no warning regarding this on the booking form. The room was quite noisy, the bar understocked, there was a dirty towel in the bathroom and there was no wi-fi available. A loo brush and somewhere to put soap when in the shower would have been useful. The stairway was really, really dirty (due to the building work) which meant we took workdust into our bedroom. Due to refurbishment, breakfast had to be taken in our room. There was also nowhere to sit apart from our room. Although the desk staff were very friendly, our overall view was that we would not come back and would certainly not recommend this hotel to anyone.

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Lovely bathroom

    Still evidence of workmen on site - could have tidied up after their work was over, sparse tea/coffee offerings in room. room turn-down service and morning paper didn't materialise, breakfast delivered 20 minutes early (so much for lazy morning in bed!). Three different prices lists for room mini-bar! In summary - big stuff was good, but let down by small details!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Staff were very friendly, room was great, complimentary bottle of red wine was lovely, bed was very comfortable, shower was fantastic and the location was within walking distence of many great tourist attractions

    Couldn't get the huge 3d tv to work, no kettle to make tea or coffee although tea and coffee were provided, no hotel parking but there is a parking meter outside cost £2 per hr but these would not put us off staying at this hotel again

How to reach hotel

hotel Twelve Picardy Place Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

12 Picardy Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH1 3JT

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.7 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    34.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    1600 ft
  • The Pompadour by Galvin (cuisine: French, British)
    1700 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    10

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghTwelve Picardy Place

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

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