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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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All reviewshoneymoon suitecontinental breakfastquiet streethuge bathroomhigh ceilingsyork placedouble roomstaff at receptionprinces streetstayed for one nightbars and restaurantsenjoyable staylovely roomcentral locationwithin easy walking distancetea and coffeevisiting edinburgh
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed for 2 nights this weekend, very pleased with the room- comfy bed, amazing bath as requested and overall a clean and spacious room with a fridge and good powerful shower although a little warm, could do with more air with it being on...More

Thank melissamelissa12345
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 5 days ago

We are very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Although we do not serve a cooked breakfast, we often get positive feedback on the large selection available on our continental buffet. Please accept our apologies that we did...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money. Supersize room with plenty of space and storage. Easy access to and from central. Walking distance to most popular places. Perfect for couples. They don’t have a lift but for a short time stay it’s just fine.More

Thank EFdezC
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 8 November 2017

Many thanks for your 5 Star review. We are glad that everything was perfect for you, and hope that you will be back in the near future. Next time, before you book, check out the best rates and exclusive deals on our website - guests...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice rooms (even the most basic one) lovely staff, and an affordable price😊 very central, less than 10 minutes walk from the station and near lots of restaurants and bars - would definitely stay here again!More

Thank Andie F
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. We are glad that everything was perfect for you, and that you will definitely stay again. Next time, before you book, make sure to check out the best possible rates on our website before you book - we have the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this Boutique hotel for New Year. A nice clean hotel & quite close to the centre of the city, about a 15 minute walk to Princes Street. Continental breakfast was very good with boiled eggs & smoked salmon served every morning. There...More

Thank Veronica R
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, especially breakfast. If you would like to stay again, make sure to book through our website where you will find the best possible rates and exclusive offers. Check out our Facebook Page...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for the past 3 years in December to go to the Christmas markets and would definitely go back. The price of this hotel compared to others in the same location is great as well as it having a car park (£12). When we...More

Thank Lauren M
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 18 January 2018

Many thanks for your Five Star review. We are glad that you returned again for the third year running, and that everything was perfect for you. Next time, before you book, make sure to check out the best possible rates on our website, where you...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$ 75 - US$ 384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#62 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 75 - US$ 384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#62 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
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CN1951
13 October 2017|
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Response from hil68 | Reviewed this property |
Just breakfast, but lots of restaurants a short walk away.
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Anne F
14 March 2017|
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Response from Management360 | Property representative |
Hi There. We are a 10-12 minute walk from Waverley (or about £5 in a taxi)
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JohnrossCarg
3 October 2016|
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Response from jade m |
lots of parking out on the street. couple of pounds for a few hours.however it's free after late afternoon until the morning.
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"good stamina needed for the top floor rooms as no lifts and a huge spiral staircase!"
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"No lift so best to have a ground floor room."
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"Seriously , I wouldn't recommend it to anyone"
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"I alway go for a high room, quieter, but not so good should the place go on fire!"
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