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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Reviewed 29 August 2015

    This hotel is simply excellent. It is close to all major spots in Edinburgh and is so convenient for everything. The staff were friendly and efficient, and made our 1-week stay really enjoyable and memorable. We will return again.

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    Reviewed 29 August 2015

    From check in to check out, this hotel was simply outstanding. It is beautifully appointed and the rooms are efficient and impeccably maintained. The hotel restaurant is excellent (Hadrians) and service is exemplary. The location is a short walk from the royal mile and the...More

    1  Thank embdmb
    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    Loved this hotel and I cannot fault it! Outstanding and unobtrusive service particularly in The Whisky Bar and Number One restaurant. The staff in these venues were warm, knowledgable and professional. The food In Number One was superb and memorable and this restaurant is worthy...More

    Thank HectorJ007
    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    This is a very nice hotel in the middle of Edinburgh. It is easy walking distance to all of the sites within the city. The rooms are standard size hotels room that tended to smaller than the new hotels usually provide. This is most likely...More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 28 August 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you for your kind review following your recent stay at The Balmoral. I am delighted to read that you had an excellent stay with us during the Edinburgh Festival. Your feedback regarding the outstanding service provided by my colleagues is particularly pleasing...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    I've been fortunate to stay in many of the world's greatest hotels, but this one, by far, wins the award for my most favorite. Excellent service, accommodations, and the greatest staff (especially the concierges). The location is perfect, and the dining options are top dollar....More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$ 264 - US$ 1,013 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Tabatha W
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Tabatha W, Thank you for your question. For the availability and pricing for our JK Rowling Suite from 2nd - 4th October please contact our reservations department on +44(0)131 556 2414 who would be delighted to... More
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    Response from Elizabeth E | Reviewed this property |
    Staff told me that the room is available for rental but not sure if the day you are asking for it will be available. Also make sure that you guys stop by the train station in London where they have the Harry Potter part... More
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    Dear Margie F Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor. We have several lifts throughout the hotel, making all areas very accessible. For more information, please contact our reservation department on the... More
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