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    Ballantrae Albany Hotel

    39-47 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY, Scotland
    011 44 131 556 0397
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    Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

    The hotel is perfectly located to see all the major sights Edinburgh has to offer. The staff were very polite and helpful and a credit to the hotel group. Unfortunately I wasn't so happy with my room (201). It's on the ground floor literally beside...More

    Thank David W
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 July 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are glad that you found our staff exceptional, but are sorry to hear that you had an issue with noise. As we are located in the heart of Edinburgh city centre, some noise...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

    My wife & myself stayed two nights for my belated 50th birthday. We loved it, its in a great location & would highly recommend. The rooms were beautifully decorated, the continental breakfast was lovely & the staff were really friendly. Will certainly use again.More

    Thank Paul A
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 July 2015

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your room and breakfast, found our staff to be friendly, and you will definitely be returning. Be sure to book your next trip on our website for the best rates available, or book one...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2015

    Nice, large room in a good neighborhood, a few blocks away from the train station and other attractions. Very close to tram to the airport and many restaurants. Attentive, helpful staff. We had a ground-floor room, but we didn't see elevators, so ask first if...More

    Thank mie61
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 July 2015

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Be sure to book through our website for the best possible rates, or avail of one of our exclusive deals! Kind...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2015

    The location of this hotel is perfect, within a short walk of everything central and set on a quite street that feels like suburbia. This hotel is very clean with seemingly new carpet, fresh paint and new fittings. Whilst the ensuite bathroom in the room...More

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    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 July 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. As a converted Georgian townhouse, all our rooms are of different sizes, but for a city centre hotel, we feel that our single rooms are of a reasonable, all equipped with a work desk, beside...More

    Reviewed 24 June 2015

    Stayed for three nights and spent little time in the room... I did like the fact that it was close to the Royal Mile/Princes Street, I could stop by my room between sightseeing and dinner to change and regroup before heading out for dinner and...More

    Thank Shuffy2
    Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 25 June 2015

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you found the location so convenient for freshening up between catching all the city sights, and that you will be returning for another visit. The remaining renovations have now been fully completed, so make sure to...More

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    • US$69 - US$359 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    CN1951
    13 October 2017|
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    Response from hil68 | Reviewed this property |
    Just breakfast, but lots of restaurants a short walk away.
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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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    "I alway go for a high room, quieter, but not so good should the place go on fire!"
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