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Channings Hotel

12-16 S Learmonth Gardens, Edinburgh EH4 1EZ, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One lovely beautiful hotel with good service and very polite and helpful staff,I had the most romantic time with my ex gf there. Everything very clean and organised,the hotel has nice little cosy bar plus a fine restaurant with good food,we tried the food and enjoyed it very much. And their prices are actually very reasonable. The location is perfect,close... More 

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated in a quiet road but close to good bus routes into the city centre. Large clean room with en-suite bathroom (quirky basin tap and low-power shower). Very good restaurant with tasty food (except the bread & butter pudding!) reasonably priced. Excellent breakfast with good selection of food and best mushrooms I've had in a long time. This hotel has... More 

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Exeter
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Got a last minute deal on trivago, inclusive of breakfast. The rooms are well sized, bathrooms have a nice bit bath and the beds were very comfortable. The only downside is that parking is a hassle if you're staying near the hotel through the day but with free parking 5.30 - 8.30 on the street it hasn't massively impacted us.... More 

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for three night in august going to the tattoo and fringe events. Lovely comfortable bed and clean nice bathroom. The hotel is on outskirts of town in a lovely quiet residential area but within walking distance from the main area of the town. Pleasant staff and nice welcoming hotel, not a large hotel but more than enough for... More 

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EdinburghCollection, General Manager at Channings Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks to this guest for their wonderful review of Channings Hotel, and I am glad to learn that they had such a wonderful time in Edinburgh. I noted that they mentioned they did not have any food so I must pose the question; why ever not? Our new Shackleton's lunch and dinner menus offer the very best of Scottish... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on our last night in Edinburgh. It's a nice, quiet location but not a far walk (maybe 15-20 mins) to the hustle and bustle of the tourist areas. Our room was clean and the sitting areas downstairs were very inviting. We were able to store our luggage in a secure room while we went and explored the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights ....Our stay was very comfortable and all the staff were very friendly and helpful .Yes it could do with a few touch ups with fresh paint etc ,but didn't spoil our stay any less enjoyable.The breakfast was very good with plenty of choice and freshly cooked for you a few signs directing you to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the finest hotel at the heart of Edinburgh. Good service, amazing rooms, awesome breakfast buffet. It is one of the finest heritage hotels. I loved staying there and would definitely like to visit again.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel during the first week of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and although most hotels appears to hike prices, we weren't convinced Channings represented a 4 star hotel or value for money. We redeemed some Avios points to help pay but we still paid £150 per night B&B for a two night stay. Like many on here we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unpretentious and very well located - away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre but close to public transport for a quick ride to the tourist attractions. Clean, comfortable rooms and a decent breakfast with attentive staff. Very good value for money.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was large and cosy with a wonderful bathroom. Breakfast was great. Staff was very friendly and helpfull. We walked from the hotel to the Castle and other famous Edinburgh sites, so if you don´t mind a little bit of exercise you can walk pretty much everywhere.

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