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    Halcyon Hotel

    8 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh EH7 5AB, Scotland
    011 44 131 510 4733
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    1 - 5 of 186 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed in the family room with 3 singles and 1 double bed. Very basic room, slightly dated. Only one plug socket in the whole room and no TV. Bathroom needs an update. Breakfast was OK, plentiful. Staff were pleasant and helpful. No reception so you...More

    Thank Deborah H
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    Edinburgh was a real wonder from start to finish. Halcyon house was absoulely part of the charm. To get there took a simple tram ride that awed us with views of the city. The hotel is located at the base of Carlton hill, wich is...More

    Thank Luz M
    Management response:Responded 28 May 2017

    Thanks for a lovely review Luz... Glad we served all your needs and you had a great visit to Edinburgh. with kind regards Patricia and Matthew

    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    I stayed 1 night at Halcyon. The room was clean and tidy and very spacious. Breakfast included and friendly staff. A great location within walking distance of Calton Hill and Princes Street, convenient to getting in and out of city centre.

    Thank travel_nerd_322
    Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Many charge extra for breakfast... but ours is included. Hope to see you again soon. with kind regards Patricia and Matthew

    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    I just had 1 night at the Halcyon but have already booked again. It is 15 minutes walk at most to Waverly station but feels quiet and secluded. My room was clean and tidy, the staff were splendid and so was the breakfast. At £68...More

    Thank John C
    Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

    Many thanks John, delighted you had a great stay. See you soon! with kind regards Patricia and Matthew

    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    Had our eyes taken out here. Extremely expensive room rate hiked up for fesitival and tattoo. I wouldnt have been bothered if i could have opened the window or had a fan. It was ridiculously hot and no ventilation available. Room was extremely dated and...More

    Thank Nichola C
    Management response:Responded 13 September 2017

    Thanks for your review. I am really sorry you found the hotel not to your liking. During the festival rooms are sold at a premium. Our hotel is a very traditional Georgian historic building and I appreciate may not suit everyone's taste. I will investigate...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$90 - US$269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Broughton & Calton
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    26 August 2016|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    My room had two beds in it
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    John P
    23 February 2016|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    There is on street parking. It's free at night but you have to pay and display through the day. Its quite hard to get a space at times though
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    rio11292
    26 February 2015|
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    Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
    If you send them an email, they're very accomodating
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    "Avoid top floor if you have a lot of baggage, 3 floors of stairs."
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    "Pick ground floor if you can't manage the stairs as there is no elevator."
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    "The place has narrow stairs and no elevators. So if you're not traveling light make sure you get a room..."
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