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The Scotsman Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel with lots of Scottish character. Welcoming staff is quite helpful. Perfect for the train station and Hop on, Hop off tours. Walking distance to major tourist attractions. Bar on the third floor is well-stacked.More

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Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mary S, Thank you for your recent review of the Scotsman Hotel. I am delighted to see that we provided the ideal location for your trip. I do hope we will have the chance to welcome you back again in the future should you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is returning to the traditional and charming way it used to be 10 years ago. Both Ivor and Grant ensure a personal and welcoming experience that is by far the best in Edinburgh! Scottish heritage at its best.More

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Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andy R, Thank you for your recent review of the Scotsman hotel. I am delighted to see that you have enjoyed your stay so much. Both Ivor and Grant send their best regards and thanks for your kind words. We all very much look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating to see an old Newspaper building turned into a hotel with its perfect city center location. It is beautiful, has all the old features with new and trendy benefits such as spacious room with comfortable beds, events rooms named after editors or the marble...More

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Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Annamária V, Thank you for your recent review of the Scotsman hotel. i am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay and found the heritage of the building to be so interesting. I hope we will be able to welcome you back to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived to find that the whole ground floor bar restaurant area was closed for refurbishment and we had not been informed of this so after 15 minutes we left and checked into the Balmoral. In their favour the staff and particularly the general manager...More

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Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear nicholasjanineb, Thank you for your review of the Scotsman hotel. As we discussed during your time in the hotel we are very excited about the refurbishment and launch of our new Brasserie, which we hope to open in April of this year. I am...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Due to arrive on the 0720 sleeper train I contacted the hotel the day before to check we would be able to leave our luggage whilst we went to the Rugby as check-in was during the game. The very helpful online chat person said it...More

Thank Liz D
Response from 64manager, General Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Liz D, Thank you for your recent review of the Scotsman hotel. I am delighted to see that you enjoyed your stay and that we were able to look after you so well for your special trip. I hope we will be able to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
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Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
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Minibar
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Price range
US$ 116 - US$ 422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#41 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#48 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 116 - US$ 422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#41 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#48 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Nearby
Old Town
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
...More
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Response from Irenee H | Reviewed this property |
Pool & Spa is completely shut down in March, no access what so ever. When I expressed my disappointment, they told me to jog outside. 🤣
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Response from Graeme C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does...
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19 March 2017|
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Response from Ann-Victoria M | Reviewed this property |
twin rooms. phone & explain to the staff & they'll help.
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