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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
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    • Average5%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The location of the Balmoral is excellent. It is literally next door to the train station. We arrived at the station from York, went up the stairs, turned right and were there. There was no need for a taxi. The street the hotel is located...More

    Thank Bill A
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Having stayed at The Balmoral in the past, we were pleased to find the same level of excellence we experienced previously was still in clear evidence from the minute we arrived to our last farewell. We take with us fond memories of every aspect of...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We spent a night at the Balmoral Hotel after a trip on the Belmond Royal Scotsman. The hotel was very nice, though - due to the Fringe Festival and Tatoo - the hotel was busy, prices for rooms were very high, and the hotel had...More

    Thank KWS53
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed here our last night in Scotland. It is a lovely old hotel with a beautiful tea salon. We booked a basic room but we were upgraded to the next level. Or room was on a corner of the building and had lots of...More

    1  Thank jotzko
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I first stayed at the Balmoral in 1966 with my parents, more than 50 years ago! I have stayed there on several occasions since. In the past, the standards for the hotel have varied somewhat, so I wondered when we arrived last week what we...More

    Thank Kahaluu_Bob
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Heated pool
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    • $232 - $912 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
    is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
    But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
    are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
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    Sneha S
    September 13, 2017|
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    Dear Sneha S Thank you for your question. Please feel free to contact our reservations department on the number below who would be delighted to assist in making sure your booking is inclusive of breakfast. We hope to have... More
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    Dear Hurricane 1394, Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor, We are happy to assist in the arranging of a hire car but we do not have direct cars to hire at the hotel. Our valet service is £35 per night. Our... More
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    Dear Tabatha W, Thank you for your question. For the availability and pricing for our JK Rowling Suite from 2nd - 4th October please contact our reservations department on +44(0)131 556 2414 who would be delighted to... More
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