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Ritz Edinburgh

  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this hotel on the internet for 2 nights at only £45 a night. The hotel was exactly what I expected, clean but dated, the rooms had everything you could need the bar only sold bottles and cans at Edinburgh prices, £5 for bottle of Magners. The hotel offered a basic breakfast of cereal juice etc which they didn't...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were friendly but the Hotel is old and to be refurbished our stay was pleasant enough bet the Hotel as seen better days. Requested down stairs room and was given one upstairs however they did change later.

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Thank Henrynelson21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed in this hotel three times between 2012-2016, its the only place i stay when in Edinburgh. Central location, great staff, cool little bar, and nice rooms. It is a botique old style hotel, so not the most modern looking, but that just adds to the charm. its a great place to stay for the price.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We booked this restaurant for our team Christmas dinner. We pre ordered our food from the Christmas menu. The choice was really good. The food was good quality and it was very reasonably priced. Keep it in mind if you are in the gyle shopping nicer than the food court. It also has a pool table and suitable for coffee...

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Thank caggieking
Reviewed 15 January 2017

i almost died in that hotel because of the toxic fumes in the rooms and my 4 year old son has athsma and had numerous athsma attacks throughout the night and also I lay on the bed and it was broken so I fell and broke my back

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2Thank dave m
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I don't really know what all of the bad reviews are about, the Ritz is an old styled hotel, of course the rooms and the decor is going to be dated, that's the style of the hotel!!! we had the room number 2 on the first floor, the room was so spacious we actually never had a room this big....

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Half expected the worst having read some of the reviews. We had booked as it was within easy walking distance of Princes Street and the Hogmanay Street Party. Yes it is dated and could do with a bit of a makeover, but the rooms were fine, the bed was comfortable (although the duvet needs replacing as it was badly worn),...

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1Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The hotel is located near Haymarket station so has great transport connections to the city. We arrived a little early hoping to just drop off our bags with reception and head into town for some lunch, we were kindly told that our room was ready and we could have it early, one quirk about this hotel being old style is...

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Arrived expecting the absolute worst but to be fair it was ok...you get exactly what you pay for. I thought our room was adequate clean enough, hot water, beds were reasonably comfortable, facilities to make tea or coffee. The staff were very nice and chatty and they let us leave our stuff free of charge when we checked where some...

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1Thank Mc C
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

1 star is too generous! the bed was broken, there was Damp on the walls in the bathroom, a massive stain on the carpet and the towels had some kind of bleach like stain on them. All of this i could probably put up with if it wasnt for the fact i've got a chest infection from it and we...

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Edinburgh Ritz Hotel was originally built as a town house in the 1860s right on the edge of Edinburgh's historic New Town right in the heart of the city. After a spell housing the Scottish Coal Board the building was converted into a boutique Hotel 50 years ago.Every effort has been made to retain the original features, including the beautiful cornices, rose crowns and staircases, whilst simultaneously providing guests with all necessary mod-cons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ritz Edinburgh

Address: 14-16 Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh EH12 5EG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: $83 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ritz Edinburgh 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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Ritz Edinburgh Hotel Edinburgh
Ritz Hotel Edinburgh
Edinburgh Ritz
Ritz Edinburgh Scotland
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