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    The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square

    38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4HQ, Scotland
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
    • Very good23%
    • Average28%
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    • Terrible4%
    2 weeks ago
    “Lovely Stay”
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    “Dinner Dance”
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 19 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Booked this hotel as it had just had a major refurb plus it was ideally located. The hotel was a 15 min walk from Waverley Station and when we arrived we realised we had made the right choice! The hotel is beautifully decorated both in...More

    Thank Indy G
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I stayed two nights on business and it was a really pleasant experience. The room has a few things that are a bit quirky, which adds to the atmosphere, but everything is in the right place and comfortable. The bed is comfortable, so it was...More

    1  Thank Yoastie
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I stayed at the hotel previously when it was The Roxburghe and was certainly of the opinion that investment was needed. Wow, what a transformation!!!. The bedrooms are luxurious and the shower is one of the best features. I stayed on the first floor and...More

    1  Thank Mark O
    Response from ManagerReply, Manager at The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte SquareResponded yesterday

    Dear Mark, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square. It is great to hear that you had you found our bedrooms luxurious - we love them too. Its great to see that you have really...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We've stayed in this hotel pre name change and refurbishment many times, and it was a great hotel. Our latest stay was not as enjoyable and it feels as though more than the name has been lost in the overhaul. Our “welcome” was from Jack...More

    Thank Weetoot
    Response from ManagerReply, Manager at The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte SquareResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Weetoot, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your recent stay with us. I am however disappointed to learn that we unfortunately did not meet your expectations on each aspect of your stay with us, and you have been left...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Formerly known as the Roxburghe this hotel has always had a special place for me in Edinburgh thanks to its great location and fantastic staff. Unfortunately a change of ownership has seen a change of staff and whilst some of the desk staff are great,...More

    Thank ianrbaxter
    Response from ManagerReply, Manager at The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte SquareResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Mr Baxter, Thank you for taking the time to publish a review. I am sorry to read that you feel on this occasion that you didn't get the service that you are used too. Please be assured that all feedback is followed up on...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 149 - US$ 428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #27 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #51 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #64 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 198
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Edinburgh >
    • New Town
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Macdonald Roxburghe ,
    • Macdonald Roxburghe Edinburgh ,
    • Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh ,
    • The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square Scotland
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    New Town
    Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
    until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
    play. This is the city’s central business district
    with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
    of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
    clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
    helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
    Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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    Michael H
    18 October 2017|
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    Response from ccwriter16 | Reviewed this property |
    You can walk everywhere from this location. I believe it is part of the city centre area. Great location.
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    Kweeni26
    11 August 2017|
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    Response from edinfamily | Reviewed this property |
    The Xmas party nights in hotels are much alike in any hotel. Yes it's nice, good enough food and plenty dancing. What you'd expect really from a hotel Xmas party night 👍🏻
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    Jan812015
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from nikkilion | Reviewed this property |
    Best to ask the hotel
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