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Corrralejo
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location for Edinburgh Fringe. Local bus to city centre nearby. Rooms ideal for short stay. Hotel staff very courteous and friendly with helpful information about the locality. Expensive at this particular time of year due to the Fringe as are most places near Edinburgh centre. Breakfast was good but could offer more fresh fruit like fruit cocktail daily.All areas... More 

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Chirk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel set in a quiet area of Edinburgh, general areas of the hotel are good, bar area nice, and the outside area on a sunny evening is nice. I booked a single room, so expected it to be small, but it was smaller than I thought, although the room was clean and tidy. Full breakfast was very nice, I didn't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were very friendly and helpful, I was visiting as part of a large group and they couldn't have been more accommodating. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced. I would definitely stay here again.

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Perth
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was in a top floor room. There was Plaster falling off the ceiling, crack in the wash hand basin, damp in the bathroom and around the window, shower tray panel broken and a crack in the wash hand basin. The carpets aren't the cleanest either. I didn't feel I got value for money for the price of the stay.... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Arrived at the hotel during early evening and there was no one on reception. A sign on the desk invited people to lift the adjacent telephone handset and someone would be there immediately. No one arrived. Eventually, after 10 minutes or so, I had to ask a barman if anyone was on reception and was told someone would be there... More 

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Thank Peter1208
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Booked a triple room for this Hotel for 3 nights for myself, my husband and my daughter.When shown the room it was in such a poor state that I refused to stay there. It had 2 single beds and a put me up bed as the third, as opposed to a proper bed. It looked really old and shabby and... More 

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Hawick, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Having lived near the Royal Ettrick hotel for a number of years and having used their bar area and resturant for family meals and drinks my husband and I have used the hotel a number of times for overnight stays after having moved away from the city to the Scottish Borders. Therefore the Royal Ettrick was my number one choice... More 

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Arrived early as my job took less time than expected but no problem room was ready. A few stairs to negotiate but worth it room was nice and quiet and very clean and relaxing. Bathroom was really modern and gave a feeling of luxury. The bar is very nice and serves a selection of drinks. Staff are very friendly and... More 

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Haywards Heath
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

This was the second visit to this Hotel and I have greatly enjoyed both visits The Hotel Restaurant has been absolutely first class on both visits and all of the staff represent this Hotel to good ability. The rooms were very comfortable and very clean. Well done to the team for making this a great stay.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

First of all, don't be put off by the location - Not only does it mean you pay a more than reasonable price for a great hotel, it also means you get a quiet nights sleep. Polwarth is a beautiful residential area, and there are two buses just outside that go downtown every 10mins. The rooms are in the process... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Ettrick Hotel offers 3 star accommodation in Edinburgh within the mature, leafy, Victorian suburbs to the south of Edinburgh city centre. The Hotel provides the perfect getaway from the bustle of Edinburgh whilst still being within walking distance of The Old Town. Whether you're a business traveller looking for corporate accommodation or a family enjoying a fun filled break or family occasion in Edinburgh, you'll receive a warm welcome at The Royal Ettrick Hotel. With free parking in our private car park and ease of access to the Edinburgh bypass any travelling is simple and relaxed. Superb public transport links also service the hotel, with two main bus services into the heart of the city stopping directly in front of the hotel. Guests can also enjoy free WiFi via fibre optic broadband throughout the hotel which is of great benefit to guests and especially for corporate events. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Ettrick Hotel

Address: 13 Ettrick Road | Polwarth, Edinburgh EH10 5BJ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $95 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Ettrick Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Royal Ettrick Edinburgh
Hotel Royal Ettrick
Royal Ettrick Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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#61 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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