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    The Principal Edinburgh

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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          US$210
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          • Excellent65%
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          Reviewed yesterday

          After researching many Edinburgh hotels, I chose The Principal and was so glad I did! The welcoming staff were friendly, helpful and efficient. Thanks to Monica at reception for the beautiful room with a view of the historic city. Breakfast was delicious and abundant and...More

          Thank PeggyAnnG
          Reviewed yesterday via mobile

          We had our wedding reception at the George (now the Principal) and it was fantastic! Everything went smoothly on the day and the food and service was really high quality We have had so much feed back saying better wedding reception ever! It was great...More

          Thank alanbln
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The elegance and grandeur of the front of this hotel is its best point. On arrival the reception area was swarming with guests checking in or out or just passing as this area is a central hub. The hotel is in more than one building,...More

          Thank Nick H
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Very nice old (updated) hotel right in the middle of town where all the action is. Walking distance to almost everything. Not too big but just right for two. We had an excellent time The staff were all top notch and very helpful. We went...More

          Thank Patrick D
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          A truly great stay at this lovely hotel in the heart of our Capital City. The rooms are modern and comfortable and the staff helpful and friendly. The breakfast is good and the bar well stocked. A great place to base your stay.

          Thank Steve M
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Refrigerator in room
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          Details
          • Price range
          • US$205 - US$537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #17 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 249
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          • Edinburgh >
          • New Town
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          • George Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • The Principal Edinburgh Scotland
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          Emma K
          Please could someone tell me the difference between the superior room and deluxe room? I'm looking at the pictures people have posted but not too sure what rooms are what. Have all rooms got nice views? I don't want to pay a lot of money if I'm going to get a view of a wheely bin?
          27 June 2017|
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          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
          Good Afternoon Emma, Our website has some great pictures to help you find the perfect room for you. For you however I would suggest our Deluxe Rooms with a View. These spacious and comfortable rooms have an incredible... More
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          Mark M
          Air conditioning?
          23 June 2017|
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          Response from Frenchie29 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes.
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          Pohlang
          do you have a lift. one of us is in a wheelchair
          8 June 2017|
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          Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, there is a lift....make sure you let them know.
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          "Loved my room 663 - quiet, with a nice view"
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          "Ask for a room with A/C"
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