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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    • Excellent73%
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    • Average5%
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    Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

    Overall very good stay, including a good gym and nice pool. Hadriens was ok, but we wouldn't probably have a Christmas dinner there again. Great concierge service. The location is fabulous, close yo everything and easy to reach by airlink and tram. Breakfast service must...More

    Thank mitochi
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 7 January 2016

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review following your stay at The Balmoral. We are delighted to read that overall you had a very good stay and that you were impressed by the service provided by our Concierge team as well as our...More

    Reviewed 30 December 2015

    The people at the hotel were invariably friendly and helpful -- check-in, restaurant staff, spa staff. But the building is tired. The 1950-institutional locker rooms aren't in keeping with the spa prices. The chaotic approach to service at breakfast tended to end in the right...More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 7 January 2016

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review following your recent stay at The Balmoral. I am pleased to read that you were impressed with the friendly and helpful service you received from my colleagues. However, I regret that you left feeling underwhelmed with certain aspects...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

    I have just joined trip advisor especially to write this review. We checked in late on the 27th and from the door being opened to us on the way in,till the door being opened to us on the way out it was just sheer class...More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 7 January 2016

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a generous review and recommendation following your recent stay at The Balmoral. We are delighted to read that from the moment you arrived through to your departure you had a memorable stay....More

    Reviewed 29 December 2015

    We booked a short stay (4 nights) at the end of November as we were getting married in Edinburgh (elopement) and from the moment of booking, until departure, we were made to feel that nothing was too much trouble! The room had stunning views of...More

    Thank William V
    Reviewed 28 December 2015

    Having had a wonderful Christmas day with family at the Balmoral last year, my family were all very excited about returning again this year for what we hoped would become a tradition. However, we were so very, very disappointed this year. It truly was an...More

    5  Thank Raffi10
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 7 January 2016

    Dear Guest We are delighted to read that you had a wonderful Christmas at Hadrian’s in 2014. However, I am truly sorry to learn of your disappointing experience when you dined with us on Christmas Day in 2015. We would welcome the opportunity to speak...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 227 - US$ 894 (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
    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    • 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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    tony b
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    Response from ute_lisa | Reviewed this property |
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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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