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Cairn Hotel Edinburgh

10 - 18 Windsor St, Edinburgh EH7 5JR, Scotland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

i stayed here for 1 night for business, however as it was during the Edinburgh festival I also took the opportunity to take in a couple of shows. The Cairn Hotel is perfect for both business and pleasure! Within easy walking distance of the tram its perfect to arrive from the airport - or walk direct from Waverley train station.... More 

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Lugano, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Well organised hotel. Breakfast food was perfect. Staff totally professional and most helpful. Room was spotlessly clean and well equipped. Bathroom was superb. The location is unbeatable. Thank you very much !

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Mario C Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The room are clean, silent and comfortable position are sufficient central 10 min from the center of Edinburgh Breakfast is very good and sufficient wide choice Hospitality are very good Compliance with the expectation

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Ezio A Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our... More 

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 4 days in the Hotel,was pleasantly surprised to experience excellent customer skills from the moment we booked in.Reception was friendly and very helpful.Rooms were furnished well and the drinks basket that was inside the cupboard was complete with chocolates,crisps and 2 bottles of water,and this was replenished daily.Rooms were made up daily the rooms were spotless. The breakfast although... More 

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Parking65 Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our guests... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here several times before. Location is brilliant for Whitburn area. Hotel staff excellent especially Debbie in restaurant and Johnny McGregor in bar. Great lounge space available but bed rooms lack any decor creativity. Wardrobe space miniscule and only one power point available. Food excellent. Ideally located for access to M8

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear JFHDublin_Ireland, Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. However you have put this review on Cairn Hotel, Edinburgh when it should be Cairn Hotel, Bathgate Thanks again. Catherine Barclay Operations Maanger More 

Inverness, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good sized room with excellent en suite in the obviously recently refurbished annex to the main hotel across the street. Very quiet at night despite being so central. Housekeeping staff had the room perfect again when we were out. Would definitely stay again. Parking, as in most of central Edinburgh, could be problematic but free on the street overnight and... More 

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Linda1408 Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our guests... More 

Lyon, France
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The bed was comfortable. Basket of goodies left was very welcome. Only had breakfast one morning - good value for money and plenty to choose from. Friendly and helpful staff. Would probably stay there again.

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Phil B Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our... More 

Northumberland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes all hotels in Edinburgh increase their prices in August due to the festival/fringe, but the Cairn don't appear to increase theirs as much as some, which is the reason I booked here for my two night stay. It looks like the hotel has recently had a makeover making it very clean. The rooms have what you'd expect, TV kettle... More 

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear BigStuNorthuberland Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our guests... More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit to the Cairn Hotel & I was impressed yet again. This time I had a first floor room, not as big as my basement room but it still had a double bed, a walk-in shower plus everything needed to make my stay comfortable. They supply you with items for showering, a hamper of tea/coffee/chocolate plus... More 

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear June1958 Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to Jana and the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel for our stay in Edinburgh for the week as our friend was getting married. Upon entering our room we were amazed at how nice and fancy looking it was. The price was very good for the standard of the room. The cleaners did a good job every morning and the maintenance guys there are very quick(... More 

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cairnhotel, Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Helen S Thank you for taking the time to communicate your highly positive views on the hotel via the Trip Advisor site. I will certainly pass on your comments to the team which I am sure they will be pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, our guests feedback is always appreciated as only through our... More 

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