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    Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

    81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh EH8 8AU, Scotland
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    2017-08-27 2017-08-28
    US$150
    US$136
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    Traveller (318)
    Room & Suite (275)
    Dining (119)
    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good35%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 2,898 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Big advice...never eat in a hotel restaurant. Especially not this one! The restaurant is soulless with no buzz or atmosphere. Ordered breads as a starter. Lots of oils...hardly any bread. Useless!!! Main courses steak and burgers. Steak...not very good. Burgers overly salty. The only thing...More

    Thank Kitty8704
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Myself and my husband stayed here for 2 nights on a short break to Edinburgh. It's in a good location, around 5/10 min walk from Waverley Station, 2 mins off the Royal Mile. Dynamic Earth is across the road and Holyrood a few minutes down...More

    Thank Lisa P
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We thought this hotel was well located to walk to the Royal Mile and the Tattoo. Jacob and Gareth at the concierge, were amazingly helpful and friendly. They should get promotions. They really helped us with special requests. One suggestion: We thought it might be...More

    Thank elbrushiker
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Since it's located at the end of Holyrood Road, there isn't too much noise. The rooms might be a little stuffy due to lack of AC, but the lack of noise means you can leave your window open. It's one block from the Royal Mile...More

    Thank Justin P
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Can't fault this fabulous hotel. Close to the castle ideal for visiting the fringe. Very friendly and helpful staff. The leisure facilities are great. If your visiting Edinburgh this is the place to stay.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$150 - US$546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #31 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #42 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #50 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #56 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    • Location
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    • Edinburgh >
    • Old Town / Castle / Royal Mile / High St
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    • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Traveller (318)
    Room & Suite (275)
    Dining (119)
    Pool & Beach (36)
    Hotel & Grounds (250)
    Bathroom (34)
    Nearby
    Old Town
    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-flavoured 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
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    Questions & Answers
    LIL413
    15 August 2017|
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    Response from toomuchfunnow | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so. I don't recall them telling us they'd be a surcharge for anything. Enjoy!
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    Ann H
    4 July 2017|
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    Response from MacdonaldHolyrood | Property representative |
    The hotel is 0.4 miles from Waverley. About a 10-15 minute walk
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    BGE95648
    12 June 2017|
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    Response from MacdonaldHolyrood | Property representative |
    No, not washers and dryers but we can get clothes laundered. this is a chargeable service.
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    "We liked our room with the view of the hillside, which we decided to hike."
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    "Stay on 6th floor"
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    "upper floor"
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    "City sightseeing bus comes nearby and great for travelling to the city centre. small but clean swimming pool..."
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