How to find us The Apex International Hotel is centrally located, right in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town. It is situated in the Grassmarket area of the city, which is well sign posted and easy to find. Plane If driving from Edinburgh Airport follow the city centre signs for approximately 30 minutes. As you reach Princes Street (Edinburgh's main shopping street), turn right onto Lothian Road and then first left onto King's Stables Road. This road winds around the foot of the Castle and leads to the Grassmarket, where you'll find the Apex International Hotel. Alternatively you can take a taxi from the airport, or catch the number 100 bus straight to the centre of town. Let someone else worry about directions and book a CENTRAL TAXIS taxi, a professional, black taxi firm. When you land at Edinburgh Airport, call +44 (0) 131 229 2468 or book direct/download App at taxis-edinburgh.co.uk. 445 wheelchair accessible taxis, 33% fleet are six seaters Permitted to use Greenways, allowing a quicker (and cheaper) journey into the city centre All drivers hold Public Hire taxi licences (includes police checks pass a topographical test) All taxis have Chip ‘n’ Pin facilities to allow you to pay by credit or debit card (5% surcharge). Edinburgh Trams The closest tram stop for Apex International Hotel is Princes Street. The 14km tram route runs from Edinburgh Airport all the way to York Place in the city centre. Along the route are 15 tram stops, connecting passengers with bus and rail services and popular shopping and commuter destinations. To book tickets, timetables or find out more see Edinburgh Trams. Edinburgh Trams Train Waverley Station is just a 10 minute walk from the Apex International Hotel. However, most of our guests prefer to take the five minute taxi journey instead of walking - the approach can be quite hilly in parts. Car If you're driving into Edinburgh, the simplest way to find us is to follow signs for Princes Street, Edinburgh's main shopping street. You'll immediately see the Castle and the Grassmarket is located directly behind it. Head for the West End of Princes Street, and then turn on to Lothian Road. Then take the first left onto King's Stables Road. This road winds around the foot of Edinburgh Castle and leads straight onto the Grassmarket - where you'll find Apex International Hotel. Once you're here, Edinburgh is best enjoyed on foot and by public transport.