It is an old hotel with charm and character.
it has that touch of vintage
Beds not big enough for two people
Great views, is at the beach (south beach)
Breakfast is overcharged
Friendly staff and helpful
We stayed one night at the Balmoral to go see Disney on Ice. We had a warm reception only to be told that there is no secure parking in the very small courtyard. They wanted to drive our vehicle to a parkade a few blocks away but we bit the bullet and left our car on the sidewa…
The 4 rooms that were shown to us was filthy , stuffy and smelt terrible , mirrors uncleaned , full of finger marks etc,The stairway leading upstairs dirty , revolving doors at entrance very dirty also full of landmarks . Entrance reeked of urine and yes , I understand it was …
The location is great however room service was slow, staff never greeted us whenever we crossed paths during the 4 nights we were there and they never helped us with our bags when we arrived even though it was apparent that we were struggling (they just stared 😕)
And thats why it was ok. Reminds me of really old fashioned Hotels in venice or London, Not my Taste. It was pretty warm and Noisy, The Food was alright. Sitting on The porch does make you feel Privileged though, watching all The (Mostly poor) People Passing By...
"sea view rooms are greats"
"You might not have secure parking"
"No good rooms that i seen"
"Must have sea view"
"The family rooms on the second floor have great views and are spacious but view partially is blocked by an ugly bus stand"