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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel with my partner for one night at the price of £130. This was for no breakfast, twin room only (our mistake when booking not at the hotels fault). We believed this price was due to the location (15 mins walk from castle where we were attending a concert) and we hoped it was high price due to... More 

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Thank _carajanestevenson
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

_carajanestevenson, The team and I thank you for your recent review. I was disappointed to read that you felt that the hotel did not meet your expectations and I apologise for any inconvenience that this may have caused to you. I thank you for your comments and will share these with the team. Regards, Ms Kuldeep Badesha General Manager More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked last minute, so didn't realise only 2 star. First impressions good as lovely hanging baskets along the front steps. Clean reception area and friendly staff. Told we were located in the apartment across the road. Room itself clean and fresh but bed took up almost all the space so very difficult to move about. Fantastic bathroom with power showers.... More 

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Thank Morag N
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Morag N, The team and I thank you for your recent review. I was disappointed to read that you felt that the hotel did not meet your expectations due to feeling that the mattress was not adequate during your stay with us. The team and I review this monthly in line with all guest feedback and these were replaced a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for one night while through in the city for a concert. The room was fine, front facing and spacious although we were awakened at 7:30/8am by what sounded like a truck driving into the front of the building, turns out it was the linen delivery. Not happy. Also paid an extra £13 on my bill for... More 

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Thank Colin R
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Colin R, The team and I thank you for your recent review. I would like to apologise that you felt that the hotel did not meet your expectations, I apologise for any inconvenience that this may have caused. Due to the hotel's City Centre location, the street does have traffic that pass and this includes the hotel linen delivery. The... More 

Seascale
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent staff who were very helpful when one of our team had come off his bike and needed medical treatment. The rooms are comfortable and breakfast was good. Location is ideal for food and pubs. We managed to park on the street outside the hotel but be warned the parking warden was there 5mins after the 08:30 free parking time... More 

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1 Thank Mike B
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Mike B, The team and I thank you for your feedback. I trust that your team member is on the mend and please pass on our regards to him as the team and I wish him a speedy recovery; it was not a problem at all to assist with his medical treatment. Parking in Edinburgh is somewhat restricted and I... More 

Inverurie, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The venue is good and clean. It is also a very central location. However, there was a very limited supply of toilet paper, no dishwashing liquid and the dishwasher was full with dishes that were clean but had been there a long time (musty smell).

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Thank Gillian W
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Gillian W, The team and I thank you for your comments. The hotel and apartments are located in the heart of the Capital and this means only a short distance from all local attractions. Upon cleaning the apartment to allow early access to this, the team supplied items sufficient for your length of stay. Additional items are available upon request.... More 

Vantaa, Finland
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff, easy access to most tourist attractions in the city and a nice bathroom, well cleaned rooms and good breakfast offer if ordered the previous day. Room was too noisy thouhg, no sound proof at all and the doors kept banging during cleaning and evenings when people arrived to their rooms

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Thank simppa877
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

simppa877, I thank you for your recent review. I apologise that you felt that the hotel room was noisy; please note that the Reception Team are contactable 24/7 and if you should require their assistance for matters including noise then please do let us know and the team will be more than happy to assist. I was pleased to read... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is beautifully renovated, has delicious breakfast, friendly and attentive staff, spacious rooms, very close to restaurants, buses and attractions. Will definitely recommend to friends and family.

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Thank Christine M
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Christine M, We thank you for your recent comments. The team and I were delighted to read that you had a lovely stay at the hotel, enjoyed our plentiful breakfast offering and that you found the team to be both friendly and attentive. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future. Regards, Ms Kuldeep... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Marginally better than SHU (OI TNB) Room 305 like a cell. Hot and stuffy. Rickety bannister on the stairs - not very safe. Bar has the ambiance of a morgue. Decor was probably quite chique in the 80's. Our room was way over priced. Almost had to take it on turns to strand up. King size bed but only 6... More 

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Thank Aitchwit
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Aitchwit, The team and I thank you for your comments. I am unfamiliar with your references to SHU (OI TNB) however, I would like to apologise that you felt that we did not meet your expectations and for any inconvenience that this may have caused to you. The hotel has a range of rooms available and if you have specific... More 

Houston, Texas
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Toward the end of a extended holiday in Europe, we stayed 2 nights in a 2 bedroom 1 bath suite in the apartments. Access to the room required navigating a stairway up a flight and then there was a very narrow flight of stairs to go up to our apartment. With large luggage, it did take some maneuvering. Once we... More 

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Thank Pdescam
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Pdescam, The team and I thank you for sharing your comments following your recent stay. The hotel does have a variety of room types available and this does include our 2 bedroom apartment - there is a stair case leading to this room and assistance with luggage is available upon request at the Front Desk. The hotel completed its £1... More 

Lahti, Finland
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great value for money! We stayed for 4 nights. Good location, walking distance from old town and castle. Good restaurants near. Nice and clean rooms, great breakfast for 5 pounds. Picnic basket with chips and chocolate ect and filled everyday.

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1 Thank Poode75
cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Poode75, We thank you for your comments. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your time at the hotel and that you took full advantage of the complimentary basket of goodies within your room - this is a great way to recharge your batteries after a day of exploring the Capital. We look forward to welcoming you back to... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the lively theatre district of Edinburgh with the old town just minutes away, the Cairn Edinburgh has recently undergone a complete refurbishment to high standard. The hotel offers fantastic accommodation suited for leisure and corporate guests alike easily accessible by rail with the Edinburgh Waverley station only a 10 minute walk away ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cairn Hotel Edinburgh

Address: 10-18 Windsor Street, Edinburgh EH7 5JR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Leith
Price Range: $76 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairn Hotel Edinburgh 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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