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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    As we were arriving by train we selected the Balmoral, partly as it's so close to Waverley station. We were offered concierge service to meet our train, and were delighted to find when we got in 1h40 minutes late in the evening, the concierge had...More

    4  Thank Nick14541
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The very best stay in Edinburgh is the balmoral we believe ,the room was superb the food overall was the same, only let down with the slow service in Hadrian’s restaurant but this would not stop us booking a return visit

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    4  Thank stephenkL6158FQ
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent. Great hotel in a great location. It was everything we could have expected from a five star hotel. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Would recommend hotel to anyone visiting Edinburgh.

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    5  Thank DIAMONDG762
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We were really impressed with the welcoming and helpful service we recieved from all the staff. Our room was lovely as was the hotel in general. We made multiple uses of the spa and appreciated the free cocktail!More

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    5  Thank Chris H
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Chris H Thank you for your kind review following your recent stay at The Balmoral. I am delighted to read that you were impressed by the helpful service you received from my colleagues as well as your room and our spa facilities. We appreciate...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Was at excellent event in hotel today and setting was beautiful. Staff were so sullen and not one smiled and in particular one called Michael was rude and outspoken to several of our group. I think he has yet to go on the customer service...More

    4  Thank Jasd3Paisley
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 247 - US$ 896 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Location
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh ,
    • Balmoral Edinburgh Hotel ,
    • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
    is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
    But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
    are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
    town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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    eviemichael
    21 November 2017|
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    Response from Scott J M | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. I'm pretty sure the room I stayed in had a proper king bed.
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    LincNix1971
    17 October 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear LincNix1971 Thank you for your question. The Balmoral Spa doesn't have a Jacuzzi. However, we do have a 15m pool, sauna, steam room and gym and leisure facilities. Kind Regards The Balmoral
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    14 October 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear eviemichael Thank you for your question. Our Concierge team can provide a full list of recommended Edinburgh lunch eateries near the hotel. Please feel free to contact us on the number below so the team can forward... More
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