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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 #142 of 145 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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Durham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

we stayed on 23/08/14 for 1 night bad decision !!!!!!!!!!!!! the entrance was inviting, but thats where the cosy elegance ended. our dbl room was very shabby the carpet was stained and burnt due to an over turned iron,the bathroom was a hazard the shower hanging off the wall no plug for the sink toilet flush hanging off. as for... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Basement room, walls rotting, curtains falling off the rods, dirty furniture. Bad street noise and building noise. Unfriendly reception. Remote control doesn't work. Best that I can say is that the sheets were clean and crisp and the bathroom was OK.

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Island of Malta, Malta
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room we had was very big and spacious for 4 adults. Staff very friendly and helpful. Close to City center only 20 minutes walk or bus stop a few meters away from hotel. Even Air Link Bus stops very close to hotel. Breakfast was good only a couple of things to choose from but it fills you up. Worth... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

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
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

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
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

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
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

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
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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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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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