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    Halcyon Hotel

    8 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh EH7 5AB, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 180 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Booked hotel, arrived to find a sub standard guest house with no manager present and couldn't give a damn staff. Rooms are not like their adverts, small, dirty bathrooms. Ours had paint peeling off walls which we were told was because of a leak. Quite...More

    Thank siouxk
    Reviewed June 5, 2017

    Room was adorable and clean. Bed comfortable. Shower hot and good pressure. No t.v., which is fine by me. I never watch it. I care more about internet and the wifi was good. The breakfast in the morning was sit down, fine dining, made to...More

    Thank kjshamp
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    We are trilled you enjoyed your stay. Thank you. with kind regards Patricia and Matthew

    Reviewed June 4, 2017

    I stayed with my family at this place mainly because of the location. It is situated just walking distance from the tram station which connects to the airport, as well as the main train station where you get trains to all over England. The room...More

    Thank bimalmam
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your lovely review. Our quite location so close to the centre is one of things our guests enjoy. Hope to see you again soon. with kind regards Patricia and Matthew

    Reviewed May 20, 2017

    Edinburgh was a real wonder from start to finish. Halcyon house was absoulely part of the charm. To get there took a simple tram ride that awed us with views of the city. The hotel is located at the base of Carlton hill, wich is...More

    Thank Luz M
    Management response:Responded May 28, 2017

    Thanks for a lovely review Luz... Glad we served all your needs and you had a great visit to Edinburgh. with kind regards Patricia and Matthew

    Reviewed May 11, 2017

    I chose this hotel due to its proximity to the train station and the Playhouse as I was only in Edinburgh overnight, It's quite expensive at £119 a night and there isn't even a hairdryer in the room (although they did provide one on asking)...More

    Thank lynnhurley
    Management response:Responded May 28, 2017

    Hi Lynn Glad you loved the building - its very old and Georgian. Great location and breakfast. Edinburgh is expensive at the weekends - however many charge for extras whilst our big breakfast is included in the price. I have noted everything you mentioned and...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • $100 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 16
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    • Broughton & Calton
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    August 26, 2016|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    My room had two beds in it
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    John P
    February 23, 2016|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    There is on street parking. It's free at night but you have to pay and display through the day. Its quite hard to get a space at times though
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    February 26, 2015|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    If you send them an email, they're very accomodating
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    "Pick ground floor if you can't manage the stairs as there is no elevator."
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