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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 19 October 2015

We've just returned from an overnight stay at this privately owned hotel. The hotel is within a 10 minute walk of Princes Street but is quiet enough to get a good nights sleep with the window open. The building is old & quite grand with...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2015

Comfortable large bedroom upstairs, all services working properly. not the best of showers. Need to be fit and able to climb large staircase as no lift. A cooked breakfast would have been preferable to the bland 'continental' one provided. A spacious lounge with bar was...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2015

Have to confess that only booked as thought it was a Duncan Bannatyne boutique type of hotel (will take more time next booking) - and on arrival quickly worked out it was not. Really a budget hostel than a hotel. Good location in quiet street...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Visiting with friend for Edinburgh festival for 3 nights in a twin room at £560. There was no under sheet on one of the beds and no valances. One bed squeaked so much my friend had to put mattress on the floor. The shower and...More

2  Thank Simon K
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Awful hotel, in fact, one of the worse I've booked for a long while. Fully dissatisfied as a customer. Upon checking in we were shown to a basement room. The room access door to the garden was not locked and the outside area was littered...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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