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Halcyon Hotel

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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Just come back from a lovely few days in Edinburgh , the Halcyon was in a perfect location , greeted with a lovely warm welcome , even after arriving later than expected. The breakfast was amazing and plentiful. Will definitely come back again, made my...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Girlie get together for a show at the Playhouse! Couldn't ask for a better location! Unfortunately we didn't make breakfast, but as I have before I know it is plentiful, hot and hosts are very attentive! We will be back!

Thank Paisley P
Management response:Responded 16 February 2017

Thanks Libby for your nice review. Glad you had fun and sorry you missed breakfast! Haste ye back Patricia and Matthew

Reviewed 3 December 2016

Lovely street, lovely building,loveky staff but my room was not nice at all. Very claustrophobic as it had no proper window just a very high skylight velux. No TV or hairdryer in room and I couldn't find anyone to request latter at around 8.00 pm....More

1  Thank Abzquine_13
Management response:Responded 4 April 2017

Hi Abzquine Thanks for your response. Sorry about that particular room, its the only one with a velux window. We will have a look a the website and try and upload better images. With kind regards Patricia and Matthew

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at The Halcyon last night. It was close to The Playhouse Theatre where we were seeing a show. It was fine for a one night stay. We were in room one which is a family room. My mum is disabled and this room...More

Thank Jan S
Management response:Responded 4 April 2017

Thanks for your review - glad you had a great time with Patricia and Matthew

Reviewed 23 November 2016

the hotel is ok for a few nights, but not for people who normally go to normal hotels. this one is a mix of B&B and hotel. it is quite old with dirty carpet, water from shower is not existing - impossible to wash long...More

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Price range
US$ 108 - US$ 263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
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Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
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Halcyon Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
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26 August 2016|
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
My room had two beds in it
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John P
24 February 2016|
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
There is on street parking. It's free at night but you have to pay and display through the day. Its quite hard to get a space at times though
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rio11292
26 February 2015|
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
If you send them an email, they're very accomodating
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