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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 #115 of 146 Hotels in Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stay with a great bar and comfortable room. Great welcome and friendly staff. Hotel is only a 30 minute nice wall to castle but there are convenient buses if you are not a walker. Pleasant and good room service.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this Hotel restaurant for a meal on 2 occasions now. Delighted with it. Lovely location. You can watch the bowling on the grass on a fine day. The Food is very good. I will certainly go again. There is Lots of choice and they even do a pensioners size for value and price. I first went with friends who... More

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Winnipeg, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel was clean, quiet and comfortable. Breakfast was good. Fruits, cereal, pastries. Menu to order off of with a Irish breakfast. Friendly staff. Hotel has a bar and restaurant. Location was close to a bus route which takes right into the city centre. Would return. Beautiful city.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just returned from a 2 day break. This is a nice little hotel that is in a lovely area, close to city centre and access to bus links straight outside making it a perfect place for visiting the city centre for the price you pay. We stayed in a triple room which had a nice amount of space and room... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We enjoyed a nice relaxing overnight stay at this hotel on Thursday 7th August. Our room (19) was spacious, comfortable and clean with a 48/52 inch flat screen TV. We had pre theater drinks in the beer garden which is a nice place to sit out on a sunny day. On our return at night we enjoyed another couple of... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

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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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

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
5 helpful votes 5 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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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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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