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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The location is excellent, it being very near Princes Street and the other attractions. The welcome pack is very good. There wasn't much hanging or drawer space for clothes. The room was clean and the bed was very comfortable. However, the room was a bit narrow and the end of the bed was too near the telephone shelf and the...

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Booked to stay here as it was reasonably priced. No real complaints. Rooms clean & staff friendly. All the usual in room amenities. Were able to hold our bags before check in time which was handy to save us having to trail them round. 10 minute walk from Princes Street. Plenty of eateries close by. Only issues we encountered were...

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

andyalexander10, Many thanks for your recent review - the feedback is much appreciated. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and that you found the hotel to be a good base for exploring the capital. The team and I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Ms Kuldeep Badesha General Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just come home from a 2 night stay in the Cairn Hotel. The hotel is in a great location, only 10 minutes walk from all the sites. Friendly staff, lovely rooms which have everything you need including a complimentary food basket, iron, hairdryer, kettle. Will definitely recommend to family and friends :)

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Emily88S, Many thanks for your recent review - guest feedback is always welcomed by the team and I. I was delighted to read that you found the hotel to be a great base for your two day trip and that you found it to be a short distance from the local attractions. The team and I pride ourselves in our...

Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location 2-3 minutes to centre by bus and 15 minutes to portebello beach Great british and contientntial breakfast Free internet good enough to streem videos Actractive rooms Best valuer for money

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

apolden43, We thank you for your feedback. The hotel is a great base as we are within walking distance to many local attractions and Portobello is just a short bus journey from the hotel and definitely worth a visit. Just remember to book direct with us to get your 10% discount off your next booking. We look forward to welcoming...

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is located close to Waverly station. The bus stop is at 100 meters walking distance. The rooms are clean and comfortable and are of medium size. They refill wafers, chocolates, cookies and hot chocolate everyday in the basket. Breakfast spread is good as there are some hot items included too. Breakfast includes danish pastries, cup cakes, flavored yogurt, milk,...

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

alphasc0rpi0, I was delighted to read that you has a great stay with us and that you found your room to be comfortable and the team friendly. Breakfast is great value at only £5.00 per person when pre booked and with a vast selection to choose from it is a great way to set you up for the day ahead....

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great hotel for anyone looking for a hotel off the beaten track of Edinburgh city hotels. Reception staff were superb, breakfast was likewise, stated as a continental but absolutely a continental plus .. a good selection. Rooms were of a great standard, albeit maybe a little more space would have been good but a wonderful shower/en-suite All in all...

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Martyn R, We thank you for your recent comment. I was pleased to read that you found the hotel to be a great base for you as you explored our beautiful city. The team and I pride ourselves in delivering a first class service to all our guests and I was pleased to read that we achieved this once again....

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just had our anniversary weekend at the hotel, and it was clean and the staff were very friendly, but I made sure I booked one of the more superior rooms for our stay. Sadly when we arrived in our room we realized we had been short changed as this room is meant to be a superior, and it...

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Craig D, The team and I thank you for your recent review - we appreciated all feedback that we receive. I was pleased to read that you chose to stay at the hotel for your anniversary and I believe the team left a wee box of chocolates from us to say congratulations...I trust that for your anniversary Edinburgh was the...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here in March with 2 Friends of mine. We stayed here for 3 nights and it was good! It is near the centre,with a walking distance of not even 10 minutes to North Bridge. The room was very nice. Clean, big enough for 3 persons and we even got a picknickbasket full of chips and cookies every day!...

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Priscilla R, Many thanks for your recent review - much appreciated. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and that you also made full use of the hamper of goodies in your room too. This is with our compliments and a great way to recharge the batteries after a day of exploring the Capital. The team and...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is well positioned for exploring the city, and travelling to and from the airport. It was also clean and well maintained, but the furnishing left a lot to be desired. My partner and I didn't sleep well the entire time we were there. The room itself was quite sparse, but acceptable for the price. However, it had a...

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Matt S, The team and I thank you for your recent review - all feedback is much appreciated. I was pleased to read that you found the hotel to be a good base for exploring the city and all the local attractions too. Apologise for any inconvenience that was caused to you due to the zip and link bed not...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great base for theater breaks. We had a twin room on basement level which was clean, modern and very comfortable. Great location as just a few minutes walk from the Playhouse plenty bars and restaurants. Would stay here again for future trips to the capital.

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cairnhotel, General Manager at Cairn Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

GosScot, Many thanks for your comments. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and found it a good base for the theatre also. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future and remember that upon making your next booking to book direct to get your 10% discount...just because...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the lively theatre district of Edinburgh with the old town just minutes away, the Cairn Edinburgh has recently undergone a complete refurbishment to high standard. The hotel offers fantastic accommodation suited for leisure and corporate guests alike easily accessible by rail with the Edinburgh Waverley station only a 10 minute walk away ... more   less 

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Address: 10-18 Windsor Street, Edinburgh EH7 5JR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Leith
Price Range: $102 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cairn Hotel Edinburgh 3*
Number of rooms: 72
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“Ask for one of the rooms that isn't too narrow!”
skimad57, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best value for money”
apolden43, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Worth the 10 min walk from the tram stop”
martynr2014, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“budget friendly”
kydonnia, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you like cats, ask for a basement room with a garden view.”
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