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G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There are many perfectly lovely places to stay in Edinburgh but after staying here a number of times, the G&V has squashed any notion of staying anywhere else. The staff are friendly and attentive without being snooty. They simply want you to enjoy your stay and we did! We stayed on a B&B special rate with dinner the first evening....

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The exterior of the G&V betrays little about how good this hotel actually is. The interior is super stylish and tasteful, and beautiful to see. The staff are helpful, polite, and well trained in what is expected of them. The food was varied, of high quality and super tasty. Rooms and suites each have their own theme going; everything from...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed for two nights in February with friends. Had booked standard rooms but they were not ready on arrival - (we were early). We were offered better rooms at an increased cost which were ready - the standard room is more than adequate I am not sure why anyone would feel the need to upgrade. Staff...

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Thank Blethers
middlesbrough cleveland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic Hotel on the Royal Mile really close to the Witchery, the Castle and all the lovely architecture that surrounds that area. Only downside of the hotel I found was breakfast was a bit chaotic, really busy with staff running all over and forgetting to come and see to you once seated, I would advise to get there as early...

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Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at this hotel for two nights with continental breakfast included. The hotel is awesome, really well designed, I just loved it at first view. The room was big enough, well organized and very clean. There are plenty of comforts in the room such as nespresso coffee machine (free of charge), snacks and drinks. The staff is friendly and...

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

When I read other reviews of this hotel I thought the colourful contemporary decor might be a bit gaudy and unwelcoming but I couldn't have been more wrong! What a serene and tasteful place this is, from the moment you walk into reception with aromatherapy candles & living flame fire to the lively & eclectic bar, everywhere is very easy...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights to celebrate our birthdays, so we had high expectations. We weren't disappointed! The location is excellent- within walking distance of all the attractions of Edinburgh, and great for going out at night as there are so many fantastic places to eat and drink on hand. The staff were genuinely warm and...

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Sam C, Guest Relations Manager at G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Hi Fiona G Thank you so much for your outstanding review!! I have to say, it was a pleasure having you both to stay and thank you for choosing to spend not only one but two special occasions with us! We would love to have you back! Feel free to email me on sam.campbell@gandvhotel.com and I can organise your next...

Bahrain
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

A stunning location with all the main attractions close by. Too end for pricing so not sure it offers the best value for money. Staff were polite and courteous and the room was pleasant but again not sure it justified its price.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had organised for my husband & I to stay at this 5* hotel to celebrate 10yrs together. The staff were very welcoming and attentive too. I booked a deluxe room which was beautiful & had stunning views of Arthur's seat & Salisbury crag (which is were we got engaged 9yrs ago). Unfortunately there were a few little niggles that...

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Sam C, Guest Relations Manager at G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Deb R Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. I am glad you had a lovely time in Edinburgh and you managed to visit the exact spot you got engaged 9 years ago - the picture was fab! It is a shame you felt you had to leave a slightly negative review on Trip Advisor after...

Thames Ditton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hotel , in a great location on the corner of the royal mile. Beautiful views from the room and a free mini bar ! ( probably the best free mini bar I've come across- included bottles of wine etc allfree of charge)

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Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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G&V Royal Mile Hotel, Edinburgh is set in the heart of the capital on the historic Royal Mile. The hotel has breath-taking views over the Royal Mile, Edinburgh's Old Town, Arthur's Seat and even on to and across the Firth of Forth. Established as one of Scotland's most stylish five star hotels, G&V Hotel is known for warm, friendly, five star hospitality tailored to the individual. As part of the Quorvus Collection, G&V Royal Mile Hotel is a new generation of luxury combining contemporary design, a warm welcome and Scottish character. All 136 rooms and suites come with complimentary Wi-Fi, newspapers and Nespresso coffee and tea. Each room includes rain showers, generous bath products, LCD TV's with iPod and laptop connections, luxurious bathrobes and slippers. ... more   less 

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Address: 1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1AD, Scotland (Formerly Hotel Missoni)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town , Cowgate
Price Range: ₹ 12,141 - ₹ 31,862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh 5*
Number of rooms: 136
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G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh Scotland
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#3 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
#3 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#3 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#4 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
#4 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#22 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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