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Royal Ettrick Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   13 Ettrick Road | Polwarth, Edinburgh EH10 5BJ, Scotland
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Ranked #110 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great stay at the Royal Ettrick Hotel. Lovely Spacious room. Staff were very friendly and helpful and especially good with our 4 year old son. Breakfast was really good and we couldn't fault a thing! Would definitely stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Edinburgh visiting a friend who lives near the hotel, we had a lovely meal on my first night and decided to go back on the Friday night as well, staff were very pleasant and service was prompt, only downside I found the Conservatory a bit chilly. Will definitely eat there again on my next visit.

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Newton Stewart, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great value hotel close to the centre of Edinburgh. The location is quiet, in Merchiston, which is just on the outskirts of the main centre. The breakfast was good, the bacon and scrambled eggs I ordered well cooked and so much of it I couldn't finish it. Although reception was manned when I arrived they quickly appeared... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Excellent value in Edinburgh, all round great stay, fabulous cooked breakfast, staff helpful and friendly, location quiet while central. Evening meal plentiful and tasty. Would definitely return and recommend to family and friends.

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Callander, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

Attended a recent surprise birthday party at the Royal Ettrick and have to say that the food was pretty basic. The service was ok, but when people first arrived there was a lack of initiatives shown in getting drinks orders. Pub was busy and good fun but don't think I would go in for a "sit down" meal.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel, we were given a complimentary upgrade and allowed to check in early when we arrived. Staff very friendly and helpful, they even got gluten free bread for my breakfast. Room was clean, bed very comfy, quiet location and good shower/ bath. Highly recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

Initial impression was very good. Bedroom comfortable but a writing desk would have been helpful.Hallway cluttered with equipment and laundry awaiting collection. Pleasant bar but drinks expensive. Food acceptable. Staff were friendly and helpful although they had to juggle several tasks - barman, waiter, receptionist etc.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

My wife, two kids and I stayed in the Ettrick Hotel for my birthday. We stayed in the amazing James Suite. The room is enormous luxurious and provides a huge amount of space for a family of four. We didn't eat in the hotel, however if the cooked breakfast was anything to go by your in for a treat. The... More

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Swindon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013 via mobile

What a fantastic hotel. Excellent bedrooms. Food superb. Staff extremely friendly and helpful. A very welcoming hotel to stay in. Excellent bus service into town, buses that go everywhere and very cheaply. Going back again in the summer can't wait.

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Linlithgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I enjoyed a delicious Christmas Dinner here in a very festive atmosphere followed by a overnight stay in the hotel. The room, although small, was extremely comfortable and of a high standard at a very reasonable overnight rate. I would highly recommend this hotel and it is within easy distance of Princes Street and the centre of Edinburgh as it... More

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Also Known As:
Royal Ettrick Edinburgh
Hotel Royal Ettrick
Royal Ettrick Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Address: 13 Ettrick Road | Polwarth, Edinburgh EH10 5BJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #110 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Ettrick Hotel 3*
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