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BEST WESTERN Edinburgh South Braid Hills Hotel

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in a deluxe room which was warm and comfortable and spotlessly clean. The hotel also provide a really good supply of complimentary tea and coffee , including a caffatiere. The breakfasts at the hotel were really great with a good selection of cereal , hot cooked breakfasts fruit and yogurt etc. and we felt that they were much more...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here with my parents in December. Such a lovely hotel - nice traditional style. All the staff were very friendly and there was always plenty of parking. Only a short drive from the city centre and in a nice quiet area. Wouldn't stay anywhere else in Edinburgh.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My partner and I took part in a competition to win our wedding at this venue and unfortunately didn't win. The management at the hotel kindly gifted us a free night away with dinner, bed & breakfast included. After my partner contacted the hotel directly asking if we could have a room with a bath, to help my poor heavily...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for one night as we were going to the Playhouse. Our room was lovely. Huge bay window overlooking the park and Edinburgh. Big very comfy bed and roomy en suite. Spotlessly clean. Tea,coffee and bottled water supplied. From the moment we arrived we were made very welcome by the friendly staff. We had dinner there before the theatre...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with my partner while visiting edinburgh to go to the theatre. We were lucky enough to get an upgraded room, spacious, well decorated and presented with a very large comfortable bed; with a separate very large bathroom. Breakfast was very tasty, with a selection of cereal, juices, continental breads and meats, yogurts and cooked breakfasts, I liked that...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly professional service. Excellent function room in a prestigious Edinburgh hotel.with easy on-site parking. Food buffet was excellent and most enjoyable. Wonderful window views.from an elegant room with the Victorian high ceiling.

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Paisley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the library for double birthday celebration. Girl of five and her grandmother of seventy five. We had not informed the hotel that it was a birthday celebration. The library is as it sounds and is a nice private room. The service by the female assistant manager was flawless. She was our girl Friday. The meal was excellent and piping...

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BraidHillsGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Edinburgh South Braid Hills Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bluebearboy, Thank you for your recent review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your dinner at the hotel. I passed your comments to Kirsten who looked after you and thanked her personally for a great hospitality she provided on the night. My team and I hope to welcome you again soon. Kind Regards, Andrea Paton, General Manager

Bo'ness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had an overnight stay as we were attending a Burns Supper locally. To start with reception seemed to have lost our booking then when they finally managed to track it down we were given a room up three lots of stairs Having hurt my knee I am finding stairs difficult at the moment and am using...

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BraidHillsGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Edinburgh South Braid Hills Hotel, responded to this review

Dear J07sc0tland, Thank you for your recent review. I would like to take this opportunity to apologise for the shortcomings in breakfast service you experienced during your last visit in our hotel. I passed your comments to our Breakfast Supervisor to make sure all hot buffet items are replenished on time. My team and I hope to welcome you again...

edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for one night just for a little post Christmas break with my partner. I did not do the check in (I was at the car) but my partner says she thought it a little anitiquated to have to fill in the guest details herself on the form when everything was there on the computer. Not really any big deal,...

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BraidHillsGM, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Edinburgh South Braid Hills Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sareybabes R, Thank you for your recent review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and the beautiful city of Edinburgh. Thank you for your feedback. I passed all your suggestions to our Front of House Manager to look into it. My team and I hope to welcome you again soon. Kind Regards Andrea Paton,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Edinburgh Braid Hills Hotel is magnificently situated in its own grounds, with panoramic views right across the City of Edinburgh, to the Pentlands, the Firth of Forth and the Fife hills beyond. Great contemporary Scottish cuisine served in 1886 Restaurant and genuine, friendly service from the all staff is complemented by ample free parking, free wifi and convenient access to a frequent bus service into the city centre. Come and experience a hotel stay with a real Scottish feel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Edinburgh South Braid Hills Hotel

Address: 134 Braid Road, Edinburgh EH10 6JD, Scotland (Formerly BEST WESTERN Braid Hills Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: €73 - €228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Edinburgh South Braid Hills Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 71
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“We like the rooms at the front.”
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