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Royal Ettrick Hotel

3.0 of 5 13 Ettrick Road | Polwarth, Edinburgh EH10 5BJ, Scotland
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    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
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner surprised me with 3 evenings at this hotel , where we would have family come stay over on the 3rd evening .. When we arrived at the hotel it looked perfect . We entered the building and it looked grand ! Soon we checked in an the room was fantastic ( although she did ask for the best... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was a return visit to this hotel but this time failed to hit the mark. Window less room, fair enough but it would have been nice to have a clean skylight and blind that worked. Breakfast was a nightmare as on the first day we had to set up our own table, wait for 20 minutes for the breakfast... More 

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

Stayed at this hotel last year about the same time and it was excellent so went back again this year for a long weekend. Hotel has well equipped rooms, excellent food very generous portions. Staff extremely helpful and go out of their way to make sure your stay is memorable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a tip for your chef, once the order is established for breakfast, a fried egg should then be fried,not frying them and leaving them under hot lights for 10 minutes, they should be freshly done , two of our party had rubbery eggs with the yoke solid, it takes 2 minutes to fry an egg. one of my party was... More 

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royalettrickmanager, General Manager at Royal Ettrick Hotel, responded to this review

With regards to this review, I would like to take this opportunity to correct a few things, with regards to the guests comments about our breakfasts, all the breakfast items are cooked fresh to order and nothing, I repeat, nothing is left lying under any hot lamps for any length of time, I find myself asking why the guest or... More 

Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Revisited this hotel mainly for Edinburgh Christmas Fair. Room: clean, tidy, spacious. Faulty tap washand basin in bathroom - reported to reception and changed by plumber within 2 hours - well done. New wallpaper as feature in bedroom - part of a rolling programme for whole of hotel. Central heating kept room warm 24/7. Good staff attitude, good location, plenty... More 

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royalettrickmanager, General Manager at Royal Ettrick Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We are glad that your recent visit to us has been a positive one. We are glad that any issues you had during your visit were sorted promptly. We have been going through a programme of extensive refurbishment throughout the hotel and the wall paper is the finishing touches of our rooms.... More 

Fife Scotland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for one night with my husband and because we did a late check-in, we seemed to have been given the smallest room in the Hotel. The so-called double bed was not a standard double, more like a large single. The room was so small you could hardly squeeze past the small wardrobe to get around to the other side... More 

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royalettrickmanager, General Manager at Royal Ettrick Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel, with regards to your rather negative review I would like to take the opportunity to respond. All of our rooms are accurately described on our own and other third party websites. The guests booked a standard double room and it was a standard double room that they were in, our rooms are... More 

Dumfries and Galloway, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights 25th and 26th November 2014. The Hotel was very clean and staff friendly and helpful. Meals were very good and portions generous. We stayed in room 10 at the top of the Hotel and it was quite a climb!. The room was spacious and bed very comfortable. The shower was good and had massive amount of... More 

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royalettrickmanager, General Manager at Royal Ettrick Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of our hotel. We are glad to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable one. We pride ourselves at the Royal Ettrick of providing the best possible service to our customers. Should you visit us again please do not hesitate to contact me directly to sort out your requirements over the phone.... More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night whilst on a city break of Edinburgh. The bus stop is virtually opposite, the no 10 or 27 bus takes you into Edinburgh and is £1.50 single. I was staying in room 12 which was at the top of the hotel but the room was spacious enough and clean. The shower cubicle isn't particularly spacious but... More 

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royalettrickmanager, General Manager at Royal Ettrick Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. We are glad to hear that your stay was an enjoyable experience. We pride ourselves on our cooked breakfasts as we believe that this is the most important meal of the day. As we are a small hotel it is not always possible to have reception manned but we do have a... More 

Campbeltown, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stayed at the royal Ettrick for one night while visiting our son who is a university student residing nearby. When we arrived the car park was full however the chap in reception arranged to have our car parked safely for us and was extremely helpful. Our room was beautiful. Very comfortable with a huge bathroom. We enjoyed the welcoming... More 

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royalettrickmanager, General Manager at Royal Ettrick Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of our hotel. We are glad that your experience was a good one. We pride ourselves in ensuring that the best possible service is given to every one of our customers and it was no problem to move your vehicle to our private drive. As discussed on departure we really look forward to seeing... More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I wanted somewhere with a triple room, with parking on site, and close to the West End. That's harder than you might imagine at short notice! I liked the sound of 24-hr reception, but in fact when we arrived and were in a hurry to check in and order a taxi to our nearby appointment, the staff were nowhere to... More 

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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*
Number of rooms: 18
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