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Royal Overseas League

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All reviewsprinces streetedinburgh castleopposite the castlecastle viewbreakfast roombit datedkippersbottled watercentral locationbreakfast was excellentnoisy at nightfresh fruitamazing locationsingle roomstayed here for one nightwould highly recommend this hotelthird floor
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Yes, the castle view is pretty spectacular (if you book a castle view room), and the airport bus stops literally across the street. My room was spartan, complete with a poorly-made bed, dim lighting, and a drab, tiny bath. Looks like from other reviews that...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

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 30 December 2017

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 25 December 2017 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

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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

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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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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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"Castle view rooms"
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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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