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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    Free Wifi
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,114 reviews

    Reviewed today

    The old George Hotel was a perennial favourite but badly needed a refesh. The new Principal is more than that. The hotel has always had a prime location but has now been upgraded to the highest standards. This this has also been matched by the...More

    Thank GDKD
    Reviewed yesterday

    Room and bathroom were great aside for one thing - the temperature! It was 12 degrees outside, but like an oven in the bedroom - and no means to adjust it that I could see. We had to sleep with the window open... which on...More

    Thank Paul O
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Room was beautiful with view of old brick buildings. Staff incredibly helpful and friendly. Bar was excellent, breakfast buffet also excellent. Has everything you need, including a coffee shop. Walking distance to almost every site, easy to take buses or cabs from hotel. Across the...More

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

    Dear Ainsley C, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and publish this fantastic 5 star review. We have a passionate team of staff here at Principal Edinburgh so I am delighted to read your comments and look forward to sharing them...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    What a fabulous break. Perfect romantic getaway. Hotel is in a fantastic location, mere steps from all of Edinburghs greatest treasures. Hotel was spotless clean, staff were very warm and welcoming. A simple yet noted touch was staff holding doors and calling elevators. Front door...More

    Thank ewantomhunter
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 3 days ago

    Dear ewantomhunter, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and publish this fantastic 5 star review. Thank you for also highlighting our central location which indeed offers the perfect base to explore the stunning city of Edinburgh.We have a passionate team of...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Many great restaurants nearby: Jamie Oliver, Ivy on the Square. The Dome is across the street. Easy and interesting walk to the Royal Mile. Staff was very helpful with dinner reservations and local information. Printing Press restaurant was good; a lively scene at night. They...More

    Thank MomoBit
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 3 days ago

    Dear MomoBit, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and publish your review. It's fantastic to read your comments and know you enjoyed your visit and thank you for highlighting our central location which indeed offers the perfect base to explore the...More

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    JAMMY53
    16 October 2017|
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    Sorry, can't help you. We were on a tour. Should be information on their web site
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