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    Ballantrae Albany Hotel

    39-47 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY, Scotland
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    Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

    Stayed here over Christmas last year, great location, good service and lovely room had a wall mounted television, fridge and usual facilities! Rooms were spacious with high ceilings which you'd expect from they type of building and of course decorated nicely, enjoyed our stay!

    Thank Luke E
    Reviewed 1 September 2014

    Just returned from a one night stay. Special day and evening out in Edinburgh with my wife. Booked the honeymoon suite for the extra space and luxury bathroom. 1st disappointment was the condition of the room- tired decor and fittings with clearly visible stains on...More

    Thank Andrew W
    Reviewed 1 September 2014

    A lot of the other reviews say the same, this hotel charges 4 star rates but is a 1 or 2 star in reality. Frayed and dirty carpets, no lift, peeling ceilings, bathroom with outdated fittings and no heating, weak and cold shower, slippery bathtub....More

    1  Thank fmackUk
    Reviewed 31 August 2014

    I came to Scotland well-warned about the weather and the food, and was thoroughly disappointed to have nothing to complain about. The beer was cold, there was ketchup and ice galore for those who wanted it, even the haggis was great. What is the point...More

    2  Thank Mary K
    Reviewed 29 August 2014

    Had a couple of days here and the hotel was good. Huge rooms, nice and quiet, good facilities, adequate breakfasts. Had a small problem with the shower but receptionist was really helpful and got it sorted. Overall, a good place to stay, even though the...More

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    • US$97 - US$367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #59 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
    but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
    even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
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    Anne F
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Management360 | Property representative |
    Hi There. We are a 10-12 minute walk from Waverley (or about £5 in a taxi)
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    JohnrossCarg
    3 October 2016|
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    lots of parking out on the street. couple of pounds for a few hours.however it's free after late afternoon until the morning.
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    Bex D
    13 January 2016|
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