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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel is in a great location and absouletly beautiful, the concierge's are terrific and so friendly and nice , breakfast could have a little better choice but otherwards it was good as for the Wedding Breakfast we were served it was terrific and tasty...More

    Thank mclellan30july
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The principal team took care of us from the moment we checked-in.. we got a free upgrade to the next category rooms and it was superb...everything is nearby, great location, great staff, great ambiance. Overall a happy experience.

    Thank Aditya S
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Our room was a superior double and it was the perfect size. We also really enjoyed the full scottish breakfast buffet that the hotel put on -- it had a good mix of warm breakfast food, pastries, and fresh juices to the point where my...More

    Thank Matthew S
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Upon entering the foyer I mustn't have looked like a serious contender, perhaps a vagabond or street urchin. The many concierge were too busy chatting to tourists or looking down at their important documents on their lecterns, to even raise their eyes towards us. So...More

    Thank Thrupence
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Room was tiny. Myself and my wife stayed two nights from 15th Sept to 17th Sept 2017. The bed in our room was a standard double and there was no wifi in the room. We went to use the gym for which we had to...More

    2  Thank mark19732017
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 2 days ago

    Dear mark19732017, Thank you for your recent stay with us and for your time to provide us with feedback. I am however disappointed to learn than on this occasion we failed to exceed your expectations, for which I sincerely apologize. Please be assured we take...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • 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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    • US$164 - US$424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #16 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #57 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 249
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    Response from Jazzojojo | Reviewed this property |
    I believe so but did not use it so don't know details
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    "Apparently some rooms have air con. Our de luxe room (453) didn't."
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