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The Scotsman Hotel

5.0 of 5 20 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YT, Scotland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was really looking forward to staying in the Scotsman. I normally stay in another 5 star hotel in Edinburgh but wanted to give here a try. We stayed in an executive room. Check in was great, we were shown to our room and offered to carry luggage. The Room The room was far from 5 star quality although it... More

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Like the reviewer below we stayed in 202. Agree with everything said. We had to complain about the music which goes on until 3am. We asked for replacement pillows but just received more of the same. The safe in the room doesn't close. Instant coffee in a 5 star hotel? Nice toiletries but insufficient. Towels insufficient also, we had to... More

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Dunferml
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I have just returned from a two night stay, before arriving at the hotel I emailed the reservations co-ordinator to see if I could get a cheeky wee upgrade as it was a special occasion, within minutes I received a reply saying that they were delighted to upgrade us to their Directors Suite! on arrival check in... More

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Wemyss Bay
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked The Scotsman this year for our weekend break in Edinburgh & went there weekend of November 7th - 9th. The staff at this hotel are absolutely excellent - nothing was too much trouble & from the moment we drove our car up to the door the doorman & desk staff were courteous, helpful & polite. Our room - 202... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a 3 night stay in this beautiful hotel. I chose the hotel because of the history and uniqueness. You definatley know your staying in Scotland. First impressions were very impressive, we were greeted with a very warm welcome and checked in quickly. Our room was beautiful. It was cosy, warm and really... More

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Scotland and we were lucky to find such fine accommodations to begin our Scottish experience. Traditional Scottish atmosphere with pleasant, attentive staff and a convenient location on the North Bridge. Easy walking to Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile. We would definitely stay there again on our next visit to Edinburgh.

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Linslade, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After Inverness we traveled via Scotrail to Edinburgh We got a good late deal via Travelogue The entrance could better & the Logo should be illuminated. We were upgrades to a Suite which was lovely & large nice bathroom. Nice touch on leaving your shoes in the dummy waiter to be polished daily Free paper The scotsman free daily glass... More

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TheScotsmanEdinburgh, customer service and administration at The Scotsman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to record your comments regarding your stay with us at the Scotsman hotel. Given that you arrived from the train station I would imagine that this was our market street entrance, this is not our main entrance to the hotel as this is situated on North Bridge. I appreciate your comments however. I am... More

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107 reviews 107 reviews
35 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had heard a great deal about the Scotsman, recommended by a friend, and everyone who heard we were staying there in Scotland said it was a great hotel. True, it is in a great location perfectly located near the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, Fringe activities, and New Town. Our view is that the Scotsman (we were there during the... More

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TheScotsmanEdinburgh, customer service and administration at The Scotsman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to record your comments regarding your stay with us here at the Scotsman hotel. I appreciate your comments regarding the carpets and paint work. I am sure you will be pleased to hear that the hotel is now in the process of refurbishment works. I very much hope that you will choose to stay... More

Ayr UK
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60 reviews 60 reviews
48 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stay at this hotel, and it will not be our last. Fabulous location right on the North Bridge, which I suppose led to the only slight downside. Parking is at the Waverly Station car park some minutes walk away and a fairly slow drive in the Edinburgh traffic around Princess Street. However, I was able to... More

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TheScotsmanEdinburgh, customer service and adminstration at The Scotsman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to record your positive comments regarding your recent visit to the Scotsman Hotel. As you will be aware, normally avenues such as Trip Advisor are utilised for the negative aspects; making your kind words appreciated that little bit more. We like to pride ourselves on our professionalism, relaxing atmosphere and service throughout the hotel;... More

Cupar, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Mum and I have just returned home from a wonderful day in the Scotsman Spa including treatments. From the start of the day the girl at Spa Reception was very welcoming and warm, also very informative. She provided us with robes and slippers and showed us through to the changing area. We spent some time enjoying the swimming pool;... More

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TheScotsmanEdinburgh, customer service and administration at The Scotsman Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to record your positive comments regarding your recent visit to the Scotsman Hotel. As you will be aware, normally avenues such as Trip Advisor are utilised for the negative aspects; making your kind words appreciated that little bit more. I am glad that we were able to make your mum’s birthday a wonderful experience!... More

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Address: 20 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YT, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Scotsman Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 69
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