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The Principal Edinburgh George Street

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tuck box”(92 reviews)
“printing press”(86 reviews)
“george street”(92 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our recent stay at The Principal George Street was perfect! Every employee we interacted with was beyond friendly and helpful. The room was nice and the hotel was walking distance from all the sights we wanted to see. Unfortunately, we did not get the chance...More

Thank kaylamahurley
Reviewed 2 days ago

Beautiful hotel, centrally located in the heart of Edinburgh! From the grand enterance to the comfortable, modern rooms, this hotel is a true gem!! Rooms are spacious and clean with a great selection of amenities. The staff were excellent, especially Laura and the Front desk...More

Thank charlotteoffice
Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I treated ourselves to a Valentines Day stay in Edinburgh and booked a deluxe room at the George. The check in staff were first class as were all the staff we encountered during or two day stay. The room was very well...More

Thank glasgowdub
Reviewed 3 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our weekend stay in Edinburgh- thank you to the concierge team who were wonderful. Great views of the sea from our rooms and nice to find a tuck box in our rooms also. Being directly opposite The Dome was a very handy...More

Thank VVLSV
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely hotel, and the customer service was amazing especially from Kristiana on reception, we visited for our anniversary and the little touches definitely made it special. Have always wanted to stay in this hotel and I was not disappointed.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$ 140 - US$ 568 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 140 - US$ 568 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#20 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (252)
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Nearby
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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Cjb9660
12 February 2018|
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Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
Good evening Cjb9660, Thank you for your enquiry. I can confirm that all our rooms at the Principal Hotel George Street are equipped with an iron and ironing board. Our concierge would be more than happy to assist with... More
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Wanderer2210
8 January 2018|
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Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
Good afternoon Wanderer2210, Certainly we can store your luggage as long as you need. You would just get a ticket by our concierge for your luggage and enjoy the city again then. If there is anything else we may assist... More
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MajorcaMolly
29 December 2017|
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Response from Kgnof1977 | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at The Dome, a restaurant just across the road. It’s truly spectacular and I see some reviews show that they do serious Christmas decorations. The food is good, but it’s the surroundings that will blow you away... More
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"book a deluxe its well worth it"
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"Ask for a room with view, costs more but worth it"
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