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    The Scotsman Hotel

    20 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YT, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We booked afternoon tea for six people. We were seated at the bar down stairs in a private section. What we didn't realise was the brasserie and half the hotel are under reconstruction. Regardless, the delights that were served up were top class. From scones...More

    Thank Eire72
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed 2 nights in early August. We absolutely loved this hotel! The beds were some of the most comfortable beds we have ever slept so in ( and we travel a lot ). So comfy!!! The room was large, luxurious with an huge tv and...More

    Thank Romcollins
    Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Romcollins, Thank you for a great review. It was nice to hear from you. We are so glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us. As mentioned by you there are lot of factors which makes The Scotsman Hotel special. We thank...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel was handy to everything you might want to do in Edinburgh. Close to train station, a few minute walk to bus tours and many restaurants are close by. However, the hotel has a few negatives. The breakfast is limited to a very expensive...More

    Thank mbootes
    Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear mbootes, Thank you for taking time to share your valuable comments. I can confirm that the TV issues are now rectified. We do have a la carte' options on the breakfast menu. I am so sorry that it wasn't explained to you properly. We...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Toilet flush in our room was broken. Staff told us that all toilet flushes in Edinburgh work like this. Learned very quickly there is no problem with flushing in any public toilet near by or even outside of Edinburgh. The doors are a different story...More

    1  Thank ikouvchi
    Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear ikouvchi, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We take pride in our product and services and feels sorry that you felt it differently. Once we have bought the hotel over on March 2017, we have informed about the changes to all...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed for 3 nights during the fringe. Location: a few steps from the Royal Mile. Lots of restaurants and pretty much all you need within a few steps. Across the street from Waverly station. Perfect location. Staff: We were not impressed with the first person...More

    2  Thank Karamelle25Quebec
    Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Karamelle25Quebec, Thank you for sharing your valuable comments. It was a great pleasure hearing from you. I am sorry that you weren't impressed with the first person you met. If you wish to discuss this matter further, please email me directly. We take pride...More

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    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Heated pool
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    • $187 - $451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Number of rooms
    • 69
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    May 4, 2017|
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    Response from Irenee H | Reviewed this property |
    Pool & Spa is completely shut down in March, no access what so ever. When I expressed my disappointment, they told me to jog outside. 🤣
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    Response from Ann-Victoria M | Reviewed this property |
    twin rooms. phone & explain to the staff & they'll help.
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