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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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Ranked #143 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow. Many things which upset me: first of all they have no car park. The staff tried to be friendly, some were, some weren't. Worst thing were the rooms, we first had a small one upstairs and it was horrible. The bathroom was a nightmare, the windows were dirty as hell, the blanket had giant dried stains which was so... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights and had booked through a travel agent. On arrival they could not find our booking and initially did not accept the confirmation receipt. We were made to wait for ages, the staff were dressed very casually and were blaming them not having our booking on us and wanted us to pay a second time.... More

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Canton Of Zurich, Switzerland
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel (actually, it is more a B&B than a hotel) needs some renovations. The rooms are nice, but a little bit shabby for the requested price (the window could not be closed, neither the window shutters.

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West yorkshire
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138 reviews 138 reviews
32 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This may have been chic a long time ago but it is apparent that no money has been spent on the decor, furnishings or the fabric of the building for a very long time. It is dark and dingy and despite what it may have been once upon a time It is now basically a shabby down at heel lodging... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately any charm ended with the marble elephant and the old rickshaw outside the hotel. Inside the owners had gone for the shabby-chic look but only achieved the shabby. The decor was so tired it was nearly moribund and the breakfast was meagre and stale.

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Tillicoultry, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I like the style of the hotel and staff are welcoming. Literally booked last minute kinda thing and was perfect for what i needed. what I paid I wasnt expecting much but it literally blew me away with what I got. Ive paid double the amount before to stay in lower quality rooms in Edinburgh. If i need to stay... More

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Less than 15 minute walk to Haymarket restaurants and pubs while less than one block from two city bus stops. Simple, complimentary breakfast was sufficient to start my day. The room furniture, fixtures and linens were a dated style but clean and in good condition thus adequate. Lighting in the room and hallways was sparse. A person with mobility difficulties,... More

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Booked the hotel for a concert on 3rd June. Very close to the venue. We were parked in restrictive parking zone and the staff had no problem putting a ticket on to cover the time we were out. Our room was basic, but very clean and the bed was soo comfortable! Just wish I had more time in it! Breakfast... More

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Troon, Scotland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I booked this hotel a year in advance as we were going to a concert at Murrayfield. The hotel is only a 10min walk from Haymarket train station, and if you keep going, Murrayfield is only a further 10min walk, which is great! The hotel itself looks impressive from the outside however I was slightly dissapointed with the room. The... 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*
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