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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
Pool
4.0 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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All reviewshoneymoon suitecontinental breakfastquiet streethuge bathroomhigh ceilingsyork placestaff at receptionprinces streetdouble roomstayed for one nightbars and restaurantslovely roomenjoyable staycentral locationwithin easy walking distancetea and coffeevisiting edinburgh
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for the past 3 years in December to go to the Christmas markets and would definitely go back. The price of this hotel compared to others in the same location is great as well as it having a car park (£12). When we...More

Thank Lauren M
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for your Five Star review. We are glad that you returned again for the third year running, and that everything was perfect for you. Next time, before you book, make sure to check out the best possible rates on our website, where you...More

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Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money. Supersize room with plenty of space and storage. Easy access to and from central. Walking distance to most popular places. Perfect for couples. They don’t have a lift but for a short time stay it’s just fine.More

Thank EFdezC
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded November 7, 2017

Many thanks for your 5 Star review. We are glad that everything was perfect for you, and hope that you will be back in the near future. Next time, before you book, check out the best rates and exclusive deals on our website - guests...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here 2 nights, 9-10 January. The room was spacious and well appointed although the bathroom was a little cramped. We enjoyed a very good breakfast the first morning but the second morning was a different story. We arrived in breakfast...More

Thank David C
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. Please accept our apology with the issue during breakfast on your second day - we are very sorry that this happened, and will be addressed immediately to ensure that this does not happen again....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would like to take this opportunity to give feedback in relation to our recent stay at the Albany hotel, Ballantrae Edinburgh, room 310-honeymoon suit. Our stay for one night between 6/1/17-7/1/17. The hotel has so much potential and if it wasn't for the after-mentioned...More

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Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

We are very sorry that there were some issues with your recent stay - these will be addressed immediately. We take our cleanliness levels very seriously, and believe that your experience does not reflect the overall standard of the hotel (as per the other reviews...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here just before Christmas just for one night but had to write a review- upon arriving quite late we were told that we had been upgraded to the honeymoon suite, the room was absolutely amazing, huge with a huge bathroom and beautifully done out-...More

Thank imogenkaya
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your Five Star Review. We are glad that everything was perfect for you. If you are to return, make sure to book through our website, where you will find the best possible rates and exclusive deals. Most guests who book here get...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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$67 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#63 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
$67 - $371 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#63 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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CN1951
October 13, 2017|
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Response from hil68 | Reviewed this property |
Just breakfast, but lots of restaurants a short walk away.
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Anne F
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Management360 | Property representative |
Hi There. We are a 10-12 minute walk from Waverley (or about £5 in a taxi)
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JohnrossCarg
October 3, 2016|
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Response from jade m |
lots of parking out on the street. couple of pounds for a few hours.however it's free after late afternoon until the morning.
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"Seriously , I wouldn't recommend it to anyone"
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"I alway go for a high room, quieter, but not so good should the place go on fire!"
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"No basement. Ask them to ensure wifi will work well"
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