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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    Over New Years my partner and I spent two days on the 5th floor of the Balmoral enjoying a gorgeous castle view! The room was lovely with a great view of the fireworks throughout the evening of the 31st, alongside views of the Christmas market....More

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    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    We had a lovely time at The Balmoral Hotel, The staff were wonderful, always happy to help and nothing is too much bother. Breakfast was excellent and the location of this hotel is so handy for Waverly train station. We will definitely be back.

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    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    Hotel is very convenient for all the attractions of Edinburgh. Staff are welcoming and friendly to all who come through the door of this grand hotel. This makes an excellent first impression but perhaps a little more thought needs to be put into making sure...More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 11 January 2016

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us at The Balmoral. I am delighted to read that you were impressed with hotel in general, including your room and our breakfast offering in Hadrian’s Brasserie. Your feedback regarding the friendly and welcoming...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    Stayed on Monday 28th. Did not get access to out room until 8 PM on Monday evening. Whilst we were offered a discount we would really have been as well off booking in to a Bed & Breakfast! Having stayed here on several occasions in...More

    Thank brian m
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 8 January 2016

    Dear Guest I regret to read your review following your most recent stay at The Balmoral. I would like to offer my personal apologies for the inconvenience you encountered. We would welcome the opportunity to discuss your experience further and can be contacted on the...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    I have been here before, superb then and now, personal friendly highly competent welcome and service from staff - attentive and kind. Check-in was trouble-free, the room most comfortable - for me (69) and grandson (10) on our two night stay. We ate in Hadrian's...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • US$ 238 - US$ 892 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Princes Street and Gardens
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    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
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    eviemichael
    21 November 2017|
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    Response from Curlybetty | Reviewed this property |
    There are twin rooms available so I assume that the two beds can be put together but our bed was a double, very comfy!
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    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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