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    Ballantrae Albany Hotel

    39-47 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY, Scotland
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    If booking this hotel make sure they do not give you room in basement. Stayed two nights, virtually no daylight in room during day. Room was also opposite storage room for hotel cleaners so very noisy outside door from early morning. Range of tv channels...More

    Thank Des O
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 days ago

    We are sorry that you did not like the room you were offered - if requested at the time, we would have offered you a different room immediately if we had known that you would prefer an alternative one. We hope that you stay with...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    A family member was staying at the hotel last night for a birthday celebration with their partner. My mother called the hotel yesterday to arrange for a bottle to paid for and put into the room as a surprise/small gift to help them enjoy their...More

    Thank Kirsty L
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Please accept our apologies for this incident - drinks are available to residents of the hotel 24 hours a day (even if the bar is not open). We will make sure that all the hotel staff are aware of this. We hope that your family...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Nice common areas, and nice smell. Location ok: 15 min away from the Royal Mile. The room was tiny, although I git a good price i got a tiny room in the basement. Pricy but ok for me. However there were two really disappointing issues:...More

    Thank JaimeAD
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Please accept our apologies for an issue with the WiFi - there must have been an issue with the router, but this is no longer the case. As we are based in the city centre, unfortunately some noise is to be expected, but we hope...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The hotel is actually 5 buildings joined together. I had a room on the 2nd floor, which had a lovely staircase, but a pain to climb with luggage. Room was clean, but there was a heat wave while visiting Edinburgh and the windows only opened...More

    Thank Jinny038
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us - even if the weather was unseasonably hot! If you are to return, be sure to check out the best rates on our website, and the exclusive offers on our...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Nice old building but poorly managed leaving us feeling ripped off. For reasons of accessibility we had asked for a ground floor room. This turned out to be right next to the hotel entrance, so we had people and coming and going literally inches from...More

    Thank Simon H
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

    We are sorry that you experienced some noise issues while you stayed with us. As requested, you were allocated a room as close to the entrance due to accessibility issues, which caused the issue. Please accept our apologies if this disrupted your stay.

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$86 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #61 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 41
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    Anne F
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Management360 | Property representative |
    Hi There. We are a 10-12 minute walk from Waverley (or about £5 in a taxi)
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    JohnrossCarg
    3 October 2016|
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    lots of parking out on the street. couple of pounds for a few hours.however it's free after late afternoon until the morning.
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    Bex D
    13 January 2016|
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    "Accessibility is good on ground floor but stairs everywhere else."
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