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Royal Overseas League

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  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
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All reviewsprinces streetedinburgh castleopposite the castlewonderful view of the castlebreakfast roomstaff were all very helpfulbit datedkippersbottled watercentral locationfourth floorbreakfast was excellentnoisy at nightfresh fruitexcellent locationsingle roomstayed here for one night
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First things first this is a clubhouse not a hotel, and it has a great atmosphere and a quaint building. The location and views are wonderful. Also if you are a member then the members room is a real highlight - a quiet place to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this hotel for an Easter break around 2 months ago and paid in full. Received an email on 23rd dec to say my booking was cancelled. I got on to the hotel and they explained they were closing for refurbishment. Very poor planning on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be aware this hotel took our booking and confirmed it in about Oct for June 2018, then on 23rd Dec we get a message saying the property had cancelled our booking with no explanation of why. I find this not acceptable when it was very...More

1  Thank Keentogo17
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

There’s no getting away from the fact that this is a hotel in desperate need of a face lift. Decor, furnishing and layout of the hotel could all be vastly improved. That said, it’s staff were attentive, polite and professional - things often overlooked by...More

Thank tim395
Reviewed 2 December 2017

The location of this hotel is just fantastic, next door to Boots the Chemist on Princes Street and so handy for every location in the New Town. We got a very warm welcome on our (early) arrival and offered to leave our cases and told...More

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US$ 79 - US$ 154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
...More
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Response from pedidoctx | Reviewed this property |
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bigbuckersUk
27 October 2016|
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Response from Linda K | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely. We left ours on the day of departure for hours. Was no problem for the staff.
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"Single room no.4 for a great view"
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"Ask for a castle view room but expect some traffic noise"
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"Suites offer one of the best views in Edinburgh but are noiser than the rooms at the back of the hotel"
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"If you like a view - street. If you like sleep - somewhere else."
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