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The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

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#30 of 150 Hotels in Edinburgh
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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We took up an offer to dine at the The Glasshouse's restaurant and for a very competitive price we got a glass of champagne, on arrival, and a five course taster menu. What a great meal it was and it was complimented by very friendly staff. The starter of cauliflower soup followed by pate were both good but the star...

2Thank GerryGranger
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited the hotel recently for one night stay. We were upgraded to a suite which was lovely room with large balcony over looking Edinburgh. The staff on reception were so friendly and professional with lovely manner. Had breakfast next morning which was very nice overlooking gardens very good views. Will definitely return, well done to all staff.

2Thank DurhamCrawford
Fort Mill, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights in August. The staff were very helpful at check-in and even escorted us to our room. This was a good thing as we had to take the elevator to the 3rd floor, walk across the hotel and take the stairs down to the first floor where our room was located. This was very interesting!...

1Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had an itison voucher for 5 course tasting menu with champagne, started of great with excellent service in bar and lovely glass of champagne, food was excellent but disappointed in dining room and service, didn't feel 5 star. Food was plonked down on table also felt rushed had to ask for 10 min break after pate. Ordered wine which...

Thank Jackie M
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had one of the suites and it was fantastic. Nice and quite and very roomy. Breakfast was good but nothing special. Took quite the treasure hunt to figure out where to go for it though. Parking is a challenge as you have to park in the Omni structure next door but it was only 18.50 £ for overnight. Hotel...

1Thank hutchathleticdad
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Relaxing early dinner with family. This is a surprisingly large and very plush hotel. We enjoyed drinks at the bar, then dinner in the restaurant. Attentive staff,very pleasant surroundings and a central location being just down from Princes Street and right next to the Playhouse. Next time I would like to stay here!

2Thank Nicola M
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel. Wonderful location. Fantastic rooms with balconies and great views. We're worried that there would be noise from street but this was not the case and kids slept soundly!! Lovely welcoming front desk staff. Only let down was lack of attention to detail - missing glasses and complimentary water, one room not serviced and others not fully replenished then...

1Thank Gill S
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great hotel to explore Edinburgh from. Enter the reception to a great smell where the staff cannot be helpful enough. A quick ride in the lift as you try to work out where the rooms are!! The lift opens on to a crescent of rooms wrapped round a great rooftop garden (I say great, this is Scotland...

1Thank Fergus M
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on the itison tasting menu voucher- the welcome drink was a bit odd, we were told we should have arrived half an hour earlier although that wasn't stated anywhere and felt a bit rushed. Apart from that service was really good. The lamb and the dessert were both excellent as was the wine selection, not overly fond of the...

Thank graemeandsophie
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So, I picked this hotel because it appeared modern and had good reviews. The location is fairly good, but it can be a hike to get to the Old Town or also to get to the retail strip of George's Street. We had a normal one bed room with the garden access. Now, the room is pretty large, but the...

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Staying in Broughton & Calton

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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton have long been transitional neighborhoods with a mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything but overt along bustling epicenter Broughton Street; even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

Address: 2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: $190 - $533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
The Glasshouse Hotel Edinburgh
Glasshouse Edinburgh
Edinburgh Glasshouse
Glasshouse Hotel Edinburgh
Glass House Edinburgh
The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection Edinburgh, Scotland
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#19 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#28 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#34 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#53 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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“Upgrade to a suite on a deal site!”
FergusM733, 1 week ago | Read review
“the best view is there garden view rooms”
, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Get a corner room as the curtains let in less light.”
joe_enright1, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Roof top garden access a plus!”
BSKMOM, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The junior suites are right off the bar/lounge but it's very quiet.”
delia25, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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