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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Overview
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    • Average5%
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    Reviewed September 20, 2015

    My Family and I stayed at the Balmoral for a weekend in Edinburgh. They went out of their way to be welcoming to my two young sons and the staff clearly cared a great deal that we enjoyed our stay. It has an excellent location,...More

    2  Thank paul m
    Reviewed September 20, 2015

    We checked out the previous ratings that were less than favourable just to see what some of the problems might be. We went ahead and booked a room hoping for the best. We were not disappointed! I'm not sure what the other ratings were all...More

    Thank monam259
    Reviewed September 19, 2015

    Every aspect of our stay, from check in to check out, was flawless. Our train back to London was cancelled and the concierge personally walked us to the station with our bags to make sure we got on an earlier, unaffected train. He then walked...More

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    3  Thank Lauren C
    Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

    My earlier stay this year at the Bamoral was disappointing. Notwithstanding, it's preferential location swayed the balance and I decided to stay here again. Stayed under the fine hotels and resorts package by American Express. The Festival was on and Edinburgh was hectic. Checked in...More

    1  Thank Nigel G
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded September 25, 2015

    Dear Nigel A sincere thank you for your recent review of The Balmoral. I was delighted to read that during Edinburgh's busiest month of the year, we were able to provide you with world-class Scottish hospitality. I was especially pleased to read your comments regarding...More

    Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

    I stayed at this hotel for two nights while attending a seminar on finance. The hotel is located at the one end of the Princes St next to the Train Station(which makes connection so easy). This hotel is a real beauty especially at night when...More

    Thank Family7275
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded September 25, 2015

    Dear Guest I would like to take this opportunity to thank you very much for taking the time to write a review following your visit to The Balmoral. It is with great delight that I read your comments regarding the beauty of our building and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
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    • $270 - $1,083 (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
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Margie F
    July 17, 2017|
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    Dear Margie F Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor. We have several lifts throughout the hotel, making all areas very accessible. For more information, please contact our reservation department on the... More
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    July 16, 2017|
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    Dear Katrina S Thank you for getting in touch. Our concierge department would be delighted to take care of your belongings for the day after you’ve checked out. Kind Regards The Balmoral +44 (0) 131 556 2414
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    July 16, 2017|
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    Dear Leon F, Thank you for getting in touch. Unfortunately due to the law in Scotland there is no smoking permitted inside the hotel. However there are some places close to the hotel that are within walking distance... More
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    "A room with a view of the castle."
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    "Quiet rooms without of view face the courtyard"
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    "Choose a room facing Princess street. Great view"
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