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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 #119 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wob64 Durham, United Kingdom
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Possibly the grumpiest bar manager in the whole of the UK and not just Edinburgh. We had food in the beer garden and it was just plonked down on the table without a word or a smile. He was also extremely rude to a couple who had brought their very well behaved dog into the beer garden. The food was... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Edinburgh is a lovely City and this Hotel is in a lovely location. The building is impressive and I felt like I was going to Lord of the Manor. I checked in and was told my room was at the back. It was and I have never been in prison before, so having room with NO WINDOWS was a first.... More

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North Essex
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Went to the Royal Ettrick for an unexpected Saturday lunch…the home made burgers are fantastic! The chips great, good atmosphere and friendly staff! We're looking forward to another visits. Oh! Very clean loos too!

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Inverness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The woes of the single traveller. I spent two nights and an entire day in my room at the Royal Ettrick hotel following minor surgery and so had plenty of time to evaluate my room, situated up in the roof space. Smaller than my smallest room at home and with a window measuring 18" x18" (which i couldn't open) I... More

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Northern Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

So much good about the hotel - reasonably priced, lovely quiet area and attractive building. We were very impressed with our spacious room and bathroom. Although there was building work going on we were not inconvenienced by it. However we were disappointed with a number of aspects of the service provided. Breakfast was not good. There was very little choice... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We had a great day in the city and welcomed our evening at The Royal Ettrick Hotel for dinner. We were greeted by a young lad called Scott, who was very pleasant, attentive but lacked the wow factor as in the case of many young servers who don't have the training necessary to make them stand out although he was... More

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Haworth, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I stayed at the Royal Eltrick for 3 nights to attend an event in the area. Basically no problems and I would be very happy to go back. The hotel is currently going through a refurbishment which does mean some rooms are slightly more complete than others but even though I think I was in one that hadn't been done... More

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lockerbie
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We had a couple of nights here and found the hotel quite good. The room was large and spacious as was the bathroom. The breakfast was good and the evening meal portions large. The bar is good but not everyone in the hotel wants to watch the football at full sound with the locals and the owners make it a... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

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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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 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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Address: 13 Ettrick Road | Polwarth, Edinburgh EH10 5BJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Ettrick Hotel 3*
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Royal Ettrick Edinburgh
Hotel Royal Ettrick
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