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The Original Raj Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6 West Coates, Edinburgh EH12 5JG, Scotland (West End)
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed for one night. Paid about 30 for the night. Upon arrival checked in fine and shown room. We only stayed the night to visit the zoo with our daughter and the location was fine. Short distance to were we wanted to be. Couldnt complain was nice and quiet...thanks

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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited this hotel about 2weeks ago for 2nights. The decor of the hotel was lovely and unique!! Not too far from bus stops or the tram stops- which was very useful!! Didn't sleep very well here due to people coming in late and walking up the stairs- old stairs very creaky! Lovely big rooms and nice and clean but our... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not as fancy as the photos on the website make it out to be! However, it was fine and the staff were very nice e.g. able to leave bags after check out. Breakfast was a bit boring. WiFi very temperamental even on ground floor. Not in the centre but good and easy bus link outside the door and near train... More 

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4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Booked this hotel and my partner informed me I had made a mistake, looking at the reviews online. Which could have set us in a very mistaken mindset! But the booking didn't give any extravegent claims so we therefore approached it openly. Immediately friendly welcome on arrival. This hotel is individually styled and a relief from chain hotels sameness. Beautiful... More 

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Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

...we booked this hotel as a (very) last minute booking for New Year, at a time when booking hotels is extremely difficult unless you want to pay a heck of a lot of money! As a solution to our problem, it was great. Under £150 for a room with a double bed and a single bed and just 15-minute walk... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014 via mobile

A great hotel with easy access to town by foot or bus, and also close to the train station. The room and service were both excellent, but the prices were a bit expensive. Even still, I would stay here again.

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Eyemouth, United Kingdom
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59 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

£121 for a cold pokey room, old showers, bed side lights not working, no usable mirrors, and breakfast, oh that's what it was, basic orange juice, cheap bread to toast yourself when you actually got to the toaster, one two slice toaster for a whole hotel, come on!!! a joke and a rip off will not be back

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Tom and I wanted a night away in Edinburgh with an Indian theme and chose the best place to stay. Within easy walking distance to the Centre of Edinburgh and free parking around the corner from the hotel, who could wish for more? The hotel had a fantastic ambience and with the high ceilings and large room and en suite... More 

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Forfar, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We stayed here last night and we were feeling dubious about it after reading the reviews, how wrong they were, everything that we needed was at hand, ten mins walk from Murrayfield and 20 mins from city centre. The staff were very friendly and at hand when needed, our room was great, carpet slightly faded but that is where the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

its location is very nice, the hotel is not far from the city center by walking or transport. the staffs were very friendly. there are many bad reviews but I do not know how do they do that, where you are paying low price for staying not paying for 5 star hotel. it is good for good price. i like... More 

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Address: 6 West Coates, Edinburgh EH12 5JG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Original Raj Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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