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Ballantrae West End Hotel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible21%
14 Oct 2017
“Inconvenient ”
4 May 2017
“Not bad for one night”
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

On first impressions I was put off by the dirty doormat and stair carpet that needed hoovering and still needed a day later. Our room was old fashioned but it was clean with plenty space and toiletries so we were happy with that. Location for...More

Thank Pamela18
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The rooms are quite big, and the hotel is about 8 min walk from princess street. The wifi doesn't work and when we asked, we've been told that it must be because of our apple devices. So don't expect to have wifi when staying at...More

Thank MarieCharlotte92
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Where do I begin? Firstly I would state that I love old buildings and am more than happy to tolerate the usual issues that come with them. The problems with this hotel though do not derive from its age. The building and rooms have huge...More

Thank clairemiller83
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

On arrival the hotel manager tried to sell a tour to us as soon as we walked through the door! Not even a friendly manner either when doing the hard sell! As we were only staying one night we told him 'no thanks' as we...More

1  Thank ppwynne3
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Arrived at this hotel (what a joke) to be greeted with a disgusting run down hostel don't believe what they show on their website I will keep this review short as it could go on forever. Dirty Bin had hair in it on arrival Damp...More

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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"Do not go here all rooms I saw were the same the only positive is the distance to Edinburgh city centre"
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"Somewhere Else"
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"Wifi was only one side of room so if this is vital maybe check when booking"
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"The bach view is pretty."
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