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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
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  • Average21%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 20 September 2015

With its elegant façade, well-planted bay tree tubs of cyclamen and heather, the Albany was a very comfortable hotel in which to spend three days in Edinburgh. All staff were very helpful, the breakfast bar had a varied selection (the smoked salmon and fruit filled...More

Thank oldcrone90
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 21 September 2015

Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Be sure to check out our website for the best possible rates and exclusive deals. Kind regards, The Albany Hotel...More

Reviewed 18 September 2015

Many excellent points about this hotel, fantastic location!! we found our room was lovely but my sister-in-law was very unhappy with hers (over looked the car park, ground floor and they needed to keep their window open as the room was too hote) It had...More

Thank lisafromMaynard
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 21 September 2015

Many thanks for your review. We have noted both your positive and negative feedback, and will take all your comments on board. Although we do not have air conditioning in our rooms, but we do have fans available on request. We hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed 31 August 2015

The hotel was totally overpriced. The bedroom furniture is shabby, and not in a cool way! The shower did not work properly and complicated to operate and potentially dangerous because it is extremely/boiling hot. The tap heads on the bath just fell off in use....More

Thank E D
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 14 September 2015

We are sorry that you felt the need to write this review, which is out of place when you look at the other guest reviews on Trip Advisor. We do not believe that any part of the hotel is shabby, having under gone a full...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely hotel, received amazing service from Tom on Saturday 29 August whilst we were up for the Fringe. He went above and beyond to help us out. Hotel is clean and stylish. We will definitely arrange to stay here next time we're in Edinburgh!!More

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Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 14 September 2015

Thanks for your Five Star review. We are glad that Tom could help you with everything you needed, and that you will be definitely staying with us in the future. Make sure to book on our website for the best rates. Kind regards, The Albany...More

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We really want to thank Tom who was based on the main desk last night. We had lots of issues that could have ruined our holiday and he helped us sort and was a pleasure throughout. Wonderful hotel, thanks TomMore

Thank Chris R
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 14 September 2015

Many thanks for your 5 star review. We are glad that Tom was helpful, and we hope that you stay with us again in the future. Make sure to check out the great deals and discounted rates exclusive to our website. Kind regards, The Albany...More

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#63 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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#63 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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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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"Higher floor, basements didn't seem attractive option."
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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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