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    The Scotsman Hotel

    20 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YT, Scotland
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          • Average13%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible4%
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          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

          We were only been notified upon checked in that changed of ownership & management only took place a week prior to our arrival and due to the change, spa, gym and restaurant are no longer available. We were disappointed as the pool, spa, sauna looks...More

          1  Thank Irenee H
          Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman Hotel

          Dear Irenee H, Thank you for your review. It was great to hear from you. We are sorry that we couldn't offer you the leisure facilities. As you have noticed, our hotel carries great Scottish traditional and historical values. Since the date of us taking...More

          Reviewed 24 April 2017

          We booked for one night bed and breakfast (through booking agency), the cost was £10 more than the Premier Inn, Haymarket without breakfast. Prior to arrival we contacted Scotsman reservations to request a room with a view, which they delivered. The room was spacious, well...More

          Thank SharpKitty
          Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman Hotel

          Dear SharpKitty, Thank you for a great review. We are pleased to understand that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please let us know about your next visit to us and we will be more than happy to look after you again. Kind Regards Kannan...More

          Reviewed 22 April 2017

          The hotel is lovely! The staff were very helpful and accommodating; even replying promptly to my emails prior to my stay. We arrived early(hours prior to our check in time) and the cleaning staff were notified to put our room on a priority so we...More

          Thank 3littlebirds
          Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman Hotel

          Dear 3Littlebirds, It was great to hear from you. We are glad to understand you have enjoyed your stay at The Scotsman. Thank you so much for a great review. Please let us know about your next trip to us and we will be more...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

          Lovely hotel, basic room was absolutely massive, lovely bed too. Pleasant staff and quite a good location. Loved the extras in the room such as the monopoly themed table! Breakfast was also really good. Would definitely recommend.More

          1  Thank Ashleigh F
          Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman Hotel

          Dear Ashleigh F, Thank you for a great review. We are glad to understand that you enjoyed your stay with us. We take pride in our products and services. Thank you for recommending us. We look forward to serving you in near future. Kind Regards...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

          Fantastic experience in a great city. The room was spacious, staff helpful & courteous. The highlight of our stay was a real quality breakfast. Mr.Nair, the GM was friendly & a great host. Thanks to the team for a memorable stay. Jose Joseph & family...More

          Thank Jose J
          Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman Hotel

          Dear Mr Jose Joseph and Family, Great to hear from you. We are glad to understand you enjoyed your stay with us. Please let me know of your next visit and I will be more than happy to look after you personally. Kindest Regards Kannan...More

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          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
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          • US$179 - US$577 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #45 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #48 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #49 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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          I'm concerned- after looking at the hotel in December it had a spa and restaurant.... without relooking ive booked for next Wednesday for my mums 70th Birthday- is there no access to the pool & spa area? Can you still eat here? I.e. Breakfast as I've paid for that too ... Thanks
          4 May 2017|
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          Response from Irenee H | Reviewed this property |
          Pool & Spa is completely shut down in March, no access what so ever. When I expressed my disappointment, they told me to jog outside. 🤣
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          VA_NY_Traveler_5
          Does the lift to the lobby go down to Market Street/Waverly Station
          13 April 2017|
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          Response from Graeme C | Reviewed this property |
          Yes it does...
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          dmcornwell
          Which rooms have two beds? I am traveling with my daughter
          19 March 2017|
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          Response from Ann-Victoria M | Reviewed this property |
          twin rooms. phone & explain to the staff & they'll help.
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          "Our room 601, smallish but more than adequate for 2, we heard no noise from anyone"
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          "Try to get outward looking rooms."
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          "Ask for rooms overlooking the New Town, if you can"
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          "Penthouse depending on price outstanding room tho , check before using mini bar as there is a charge"
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