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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

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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Cramlington, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Loved this hotel. Great location. We drove and it was a doddle to find. The most comfortable bed ever!! Friendly and helpful staff especially the concierge team. Loses a star because I think £20 to park overnight is too steep. I also think the breakfast was overpriced at allegedly £17.50pp. Ours was in room rate but I'd have been fuming... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend and I booked a last minute spa deal with this hotel. On arrival we were offered our glasses of Prosecco (which was included in the deal), we opted to take ours later as we were going to do some shopping. Our first room, the heating was broke but after inquiring at the reception we were moved room with... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
49 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is located about 10 minutes walk from Waverley railway station just downhill from the Royal Mile. We had booked a short DB&B break direct with the hotel, which appeared to be good value. The room did not disappoint. A large comfortable bed, and plenty of room to move around. In the corner were 2 very comfortable easy chairs... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is in a great location for visiting the Castle and Palace as well as the queens park. But is a good distance from the city centre. The room I had a trouser press that was broken, but had an iron and board to make up for it. Tea and coffee eventually found in the wardrobe the next morning???'... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just spent a couple of nights at this hotel. We arrived on the Sunday afternoon and check in went smoothly. We had took the Tesco Club card offer which the hotel were running at the time. The Double room we had booked was very clean and well maintained. It was very spacious and we were really pleased. We slept very... More 

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Pontyclun
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Was telephoned about meal offer and £20 for 3 course meal was quoted over phone. Arrived and found out it was £25 plus I couldn't use my £10 allowance as I was advised. From overhearing a conversation on another table, I wasn't the only one to have same offer and it was £20 quoted, then found out it was £25... More 

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Kirkcaldy Fife Scotland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked here for afternoon tea with champagne, on arrival we were greeted by the very friendly staff who at first could not do enough for you, we were shown to a nice table in the lounge our choice off teas were taken and then it went down hill from there. Our pot of tea took fifteen minutes to arrive and... More 

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London
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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 1 night whilst in Edinburgh for rugby. Concierge really friendly and helpful. Room was nice but cold and no way to adjust heating as thermostat was broken. Cold shower. No response from room service. We weren't asked if we enjoyed our stay as we checked out, otherwise we would have given this feedback.

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York, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just spent a long weekend at the Macdonald Holyrood Hotel paid for using Tesco Clubcard points. The staff were all welcoming and seemed pleased that you were staying. The hotel is located near to The Palace of Holyrood & the Scottish Parliament, less than 5 minutes walk to Canongate & the Royal Mile. We did not eat dinner in the... More 

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Aberdeen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just booked the room for 1 night stay for a rugby game. Staff were great - friendly, efficient, helpful. Thought the breakfast was pricey at £17 but you could get 'real milk' for your room at no charge. Room was spotless- would definitely stay here again

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