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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

4.0 of 5 81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AU, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Stafford
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights over Christmas for our first Christmas away from family, so the expectations were high...the hotel and staff did not disappoint. We booked a feature double so we had a bit more space and had a lovely room on the 5th floor. The bed was huge and comfy, there was water in the room (replaced... More 

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Neath Port Talbot
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room was lovely and staff were friendly. We didnt have much time to use the hotel facilities as edinburgh had so much to offer. Little disappointed Sunday morning as we had to wait 20 minutes to be seated for breakfast. However werent a bad wait in front of the open fire with a pot of tea. Would def stay here... More 

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Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here from 24th to 27th December. Staff were very friendly and the atmosphere was very relaxed throughout our stay. The Christmas packages that were offered on the website were outlined very clearly, and that's the main reason I chose this hotel.( I looked at other hotels in Edinburgh (with more stars) but the end price for these wasn't clear.)... More 

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Durham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Absolutely fantastic stay, what a lovely hotel and staff couldn't do enough for us. We felt welcome from the moment we walked into reception and as we had our 3 mth old baby with us the staff were just brilliant. We ate in the restaraunt on the 1st of our 2 night stay, we both opted for fillet steak as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice hotel, location a little out of town, walkable but taxis to centre were lonly £5 when it was raining! Had to wait 20 mins before getting a table at breakfast fiest morni g, coffee was provided but no food to graze on such as a little fruit, cereal or toast. Breakfast a little unimaginative would have liked something more... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here for three nights to see the Christmas markets and once again I was impressed with the standard of service and the friendliness of the staff. It is a bit of a trek from Waverley station but there are lots of shops to look at and cafes to try that you don't notice the distance. My friend and... More 

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Seaham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a special trip as a birthday gift for my Sister and Brother in law and I was not disappointed, the service was excellent form the moment we arrived till the morning we left. The hotel is warm and comfortable, the breakfast had a good choice and the dinner in Rocos restaurant was excellent with a good selection from... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at hotel for one night, and will never stay again, waited 15 mins to check in, to find that we had no key card for our room, we got took to the room by a man who let us in, had no lights on in room, the receptionist did not tell us any information about breakfast or dining information,... More 

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Nairn
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice staff terrible service in restaurant. Room clean. Corridors very old carpets and needing decorating Terrible service in restaurant. Meal was cold but manager very nice and we didnt have to pay for the meal

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Prestwick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Excellent hotel, very clean, the breakfast and evening meal were superb and the waiters and waitresses were fantastic, in general the staff were very helpful and professional, definitely be visiting this hotel again

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Additional Information about Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

Address: 81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Castle / Royal Mile / High St , Old Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Holyrood Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
Macdonald Holyrood Edinburgh
Hotel Macdonald Holyrood
Macdonald Holyrood Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#42 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#50 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#54 Business Hotel in Edinburgh

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