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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    We stayed as a birthday treat. The hotel lived up to expectations. A great location, quiet luxury and very relaxing. Breakfast was good and kept us going all day. The bars were excellent. Staff were excellent.More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 10 November 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us at The Balmoral for your recent birthday celebration. I am delighted to learn that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay the central location of the hotel to the levels of service and...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    It was my wife's birthday , so to spoil the young lady (42) I had booked this lovely hotel. However upon arrival and checking in we got a great gift... upgraded to the 2nd highest suit , chocolates, champagne with the dinner plus a few...More

    2  Thank Paul P
    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    Ask for a room that has views of Edinburgh Castle - the views at night are lovely. Hotel is well situated on Princess Street and rooms are good - quality linen and amenities. Very good bar area and a whisky bar as well. Brasserie in...More

    1  Thank andreolivier
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 11 November 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for sharing your kind impressions following your recent stay at The Balmoral. It is always a pleasure to receive such positive feedback and I am glad that from the location and accommodation to the service and dining, you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

    Stayed with my wife for her birthday weekend. The hotel looks majestic from outside and the attentive personalised approach from all the staff carry this on inside. We had a junior corner suite, which was spacious and well appointed, the room service was prompt and...More

    1  Thank eddie83_10
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 11 November 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review following your recent celebratory stay at The Balmoral. We are delighted to read that you had an excellent visit and that my colleagues were able to enhance your experience further with their attentive and personalised service. We...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2015

    Stayed in a corner suite, designed by Olga Pollizzi. Was understated but classy. Loved it. Corner suite afforded great views from 2 aspects. 5 windows meant the light flooded in. Highly recommend! Staff were amazing- polite, helpful and friendly! Will be back

    1  Thank Cathy H
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$232 - US$912 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
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    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
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    Sneha S
    13 September 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Sneha S Thank you for your question. Please feel free to contact our reservations department on the number below who would be delighted to assist in making sure your booking is inclusive of breakfast. We hope to have... More
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    Dear Hurricane 1394, Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor, We are happy to assist in the arranging of a hire car but we do not have direct cars to hire at the hotel. Our valet service is £35 per night. Our... More
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    7 August 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Tabatha W, Thank you for your question. For the availability and pricing for our JK Rowling Suite from 2nd - 4th October please contact our reservations department on +44(0)131 556 2414 who would be delighted to... More
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    "I was only interested n the restaurant for coffee. I didn't book into a room."
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