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Nira Caledonia

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   6 - 10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh EH3 6EF, Scotland (Formerly Number Ten Edinburgh) (New Town)
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Ranked #10 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. I telephoned to request a specific suite on their website as it looked gorgeous. Louise at Nira Caledonia was excellent and booked us into the exact suite (it was only available for the first night as someone else also had our wonderful idea of asking for 'that suite in... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Was considering not giving a review to keep the place a secret. Great welcome service, pleasant knowledgeable and relaxed staff, fresh and beautiful rooms and common areas, and great breakfast. 2 minutes walk to upper end part of town and 15 minute walk to the center- what else could you wish for in a hotel?

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel was done up two years ago. It has an intimate cosy feel to it. Shortly after arriving a glass of bubbly was brought to the room as a welcome, that was much appreciated. We had a room on the very top floor which was charming. But it is quite a trek up two floors of a very grand... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Well Karen C Think your review does exactly what it says on the tin. We are a lovely little hotel, centrally placed for everything and hidden away enough to avoid the hustle bustle of town. Our rooms at the top of the hotel do have fab views of the city and over Stockbridge and Fettes and really are stunning at... More

Aarhus, Arhus, Denmark
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have only good things to say about this hotel. The service was professional and friendly, the rooms were trendy and beautiful (they look like a Restoration Hardware catalogue, and they have nice modern bathrooms), the breakfast was good, and the location was charming. One word on the location, though--if you like to stay right in the center of all... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Hello Aarhus Thanks for posting this review, it makes great reading, we are "off the beaten track" slightly but that's part of the beauty I believe and StockBridge is such a hidden gem of an area with local artisan shops and cool bars and restaurants. Lots of our own produce comes from these nearby shops and the Sunday Farmers market... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a 3 night stay at nira caledonia and had to write and say what an incredible hotel !! The staff are so friendly and helpful, from the manager to the cleaners , front of house and restaurant staff We booked a petite double and was surprised how big it was it was hottest weather I think Scotland's... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Eh hello Markh1966 You my friend can come back and stay any time, what a great review. Reading it this morning with my coffee made me smile. This time of year in Edinburgh is difficult for any hotel due to it being just so so busy. Your review made us all smile and trust me on a Monday that is... More

Toronto
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Nira Caledonia and we loved it. It is located in a posh residential area (Stockbridge) close to restaurants, wine/cheese boutiques, as well as the local Stockbridge Market. The area is nice and quiet. The hotel is a series of townhouses with rooms located in both the upper and lower floors. I would highly recommend splurging for... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Hello HMTraveler I suppose that your title is exactly what we are, a lovely boutique hotel. We are just a small 28 bedroom property, we are a listed building , we can't have air conditioning or elevators but we can give amazing service, stunning food and over all that feeling of personal attention and a real nice experience. Sound to... More

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel over a long weekend and were not disappointed. From the moment we got there, the staff made sure we felt welcome and comfortable. They were very attentive to our needs, so much so we mentioned it was perfect ice cream weather and 5 minutes later we heard a knock on our room door with two... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Hello Burbury81 Looking at your past reviews of other hotels seems your a hard man to please but it sounds like we done it. The ice cream to your room was young Jamie our Conceirge's idea ( have to be honest he got me one too and the whole team that were working that day ) so I'm glad you... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights in an Executive Double (6-14), set up with twin beds. Room was of adequate size and felt modern. Highlights: - Staff! Everyone was very helpful, friendly and professional. Assisted with everything we asked for (with a smile) and everyone was always up for a small chat. Never felt stiff. - High-quality decor/furniture/towels - Jacuzzi and... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Hello Prios Nice little review . Your highlights are brilliant, I've read these out the the team . Your lowlights though,,.ok let's tackle them in order. Room. Yup your right some of our rooms are below ground level but all are fully refurbished and have bright airy space. - wardrobe space. This is a great point, due to the size... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start since there are so many negatives? Reception so small you have to push other people out of the way to get to the stairs (there is no elevator). Rooms very small even the executive for which I was paying more than 220 GBP a night. The promised turn down service and complimentary water never came on any... More

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RoryGM, General Manager at Nira Caledonia, responded to this review

Well "thetruth1119" Where do we start here? Think you have been the only person to score our lovely wee hotel 1 star . Our reception is small, we are a SMALL note, I really would prefer if you didn't push other guests out of the way , it's just rude. We don't have air conditioning , we are a listed... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wholeheartedly endorse the many other positive reviews for this hotel. My wife and I ended up visiting Edinburgh on a last minute lark. We found this hotel on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed. Our room was very small, but very tastefully appointed. The bathroom was cramped (like being on a cruise ship), but had a spectacular shower with... More

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Address: 6 - 10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh EH3 6EF, Scotland (Formerly Number Ten Edinburgh)
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Nira Caledonia 4*
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh #26 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh #52 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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Nira Caledonia is surrounded by the cobbled streets and Georgian elegance of New Town, a short stroll from Princes Street, Nira Caledonia is a central yet peaceful Edinburgh retreat. Amid the plush pelmets, rich textures and original cornices you'll find flat-screen televisions, Nespresso coffee machines, complimentary Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations. You'll find warm, heartfelt service and a cool, quirky style. Each of our sumptuous rooms and suites is unique, with its own opulent character. Many have vast floor-to-ceiling sash windows, others open out onto a private garden and some feature a relaxing Jacuzzi. All have new ultra-comfortable beds and pillows of goose feather and down. As a protected Grade A building we don't have a lift, but our porters are always on hand and we offer 24-hour room service. The cuisine at our restaurant is natural, fresh and often organic, with ingredients farmed, caught, raised or bred in Scotland and with over 25 Scotch whiskey blends and single malts, our bar also focuses on local flavours. With a friendly touch - and a touch of theatre - we welcome independent-minded travellers who prefer to go their own way. Come our way. ... more   less 
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