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We booked the Carlton hotel due to its proximity to the train station and central Edinburgh. The hotel itself is an absolute traditional classic in terms of set up and architecture. We got a front street room which was extremely hot during the night and...More
We booked 2 nights here during half term after promising to take the kids to Scotland for ages. We travelled by train from Newark and the hotel was literally 6 minutes walk from the station.
We arrived earlier than the designated check in time and...More
5 Thank Julie R
Response from TD_LMC901, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Edinburgh CarltonResponded March 1, 2017
Dear Julie R,
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of your recent stay with us. Our team try their very best to ensure every guest has an exceptional experience so it brings me joy to see that we have successfully looked...More
The best place to stay in Edinburgh! Right in the middle of all an amazing hotel .
Outside an old castle and once you are inside it brilliantly flips into an ultra modern hotel .The Beauty of the up nd down hallways preserved and the...More
One night stay on the way through while touring. We were in a standard room with a view out the back. The room was perfectly good, standard everything in good working order and clean. We were late in to early out so a view wasn't...More
We have stayed at Hiltons all over the US and Europe. This was unquestionably the least customer friendly. At check-in, the agent couldn't figure out if we were booked with or without breakfast and kept changing his story. We were booked into an executive room...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Business Center with Internet Access
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$184 - $608 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#10 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
#38 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#43 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#63 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
The car park is a five minute walk away at Waverley train station. There are a lot of steps from the car park to the hotel so it may be best to get a taxi even though it is only a very short journey.The hotel does not have... More
The car park is a five minute walk away at Waverley train station. There are a lot of steps from the car park to the hotel so it may be best to get a taxi even though it is only a very short journey.The hotel does not have it's own car park. There is a concierge at the hotel but no doorman.