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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Traveller (1161)
    Room & Suite (550)
    Dining (211)
    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the palm court” (124 reviews)
    “scotch bar” (65 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Butler Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1,091 - 1,095 of 3,549 reviews

    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    We stay overnight every year- a Xmas treat to is. Always consistently good but changes in little ways each year. Staff are very well trained and service is always excellent. Little touches like shortbread with coffee and nibbles with drinks make it a little more...More

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    Reviewed 11 December 2015

    Excellent from the minute we arrived till checking out next day,staff and service in hotel second to none,used bars,restaurant and leisure facilities all excellent hotel room was very nice and breakfast in the room was greatly appreciatedMore

    Thank DrewFalkirk
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 14 December 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you for your wonderful review following your stay at The Balmoral. We are delighted to read that from the moment you arrived through to check-out you had an excellent experience. I am so pleased to read that you were impressed by our...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2015

    Grand and iconic hotel that delivers true professional hospitatality throughout all departments.The staff are a credit, all of whom all we met we're proud to be part of this landmark hotel.The attention to detail was noted and appreciated.We shall be back!

    1  Thank ullswater2
    Reviewed 10 December 2015

    This was our first trip to Scotland and we stayed in the Balmoral for two nights for sightseeing in Edinburgh. The Balmoral was easily accessible as we took the tram from the airport to Princes Street. The hotel has a great clock tower above it...More

    1  Thank Clive888
    Reviewed 9 December 2015

    My husband, 4 year old son and I enjoyed a lovely weekend at the Balmoral Hotel. Service and attention to detail was first class and staff were very helpful, welcoming and obliging. Our room was very comfortable and had all the amenities we required. We...More

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    2  Thank rnels2015
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 11 December 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your experience following your recent stay at The Balmoral. We are delighted to read that you and your family enjoyed a lovely and restful weekend. We are also pleased to read that you were impressed...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$237 - US$844 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Location
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    • Balmoral Edinburgh Hotel ,
    • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Traveller (1161)
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    Dining (211)
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
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    are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
    town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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    Number One at The Balmoral
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    Questions & Answers
    LincNix1971
    17 October 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear LincNix1971 Thank you for your question. The Balmoral Spa doesn't have a Jacuzzi. However, we do have a 15m pool, sauna, steam room and gym and leisure facilities. Kind Regards The Balmoral
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    14 October 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear eviemichael Thank you for your question. Our Concierge team can provide a full list of recommended Edinburgh lunch eateries near the hotel. Please feel free to contact us on the number below so the team can forward... More
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    14 October 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Mrsbeckiboo Thank you for your question. The dress code for Palm Court is smart casual. If you require any further information, please feel free to contact us on the number below. Kind Regards The Balmoral +44 (0... More
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