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All reviewscafe rougegreat locationprinces streetbreakfast is servedluggage roomcentral locationrose streettriple roomgeorge stbars and restaurantssingle bedclean hotelthird floormajor attractionsdecent sizebeds were comfortablebooked this hotel
This place really is just rooms. The reception has an alcove with a few chairs - but that's it. The rooms are great, comfortable beds and excellent Wi-Fi, The trump card is how peaceful it is - easy to forget that you are in the...More
Stayed at the Frederick House Hotel while stranded by the Beast of the East weather event and was completely bowled over by the comfort of the hotel and rooms not to mention the friendliness of staff.
No restaurant but that’s not a problem with so...More
Central position in the city, you can go everywhere walking; cheap; clean, hot and comfortable; new toilets and good beds; efficient service for the towels and good people.
I recomend this place to everyone, we loved it!
Café rouge in front of is a good...More
The hotel is larger than it looks with generous high-ceiling rooms, a large staircase and lift.
My room was on the top floor and was large with a double bed and a single, the bathroom was reasonable with a nice modern bathroom suite but there...More
This hotel is well situated for the centre of Edinburgh, within walking distance to the shops, Royal Mile and the Castle. The room was very big, warm and a comfortable bed, tea/coffee, tv, hairdryer. As we were on the front it was a bit noisy...More
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town, until after dark when strappy dresses come out to play. This is the city’s central business district with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighbourhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.
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I can't answer this. "Ensure" is a verb meaning to guarantee, e.g. "the management ensures that the phones work". You've used it here as an adjective, and I don't know what you mean. Do you mean secure? Insured... More
I can't answer this. "Ensure" is a verb meaning to guarantee, e.g. "the management ensures that the phones work". You've used it here as an adjective, and I don't know what you mean. Do you mean secure? Insured? Presumably the whole hotel is insured by the owner, but I don't think that will benefit a guest in any way. The rooms are reasonably secure in that they have keys (like all hotel rooms).
My basic feeling about this hotel is that it is quite overpriced for what it is (which is sort of a two-star hotel somehow awarded four stars), especially since there is no restaurant, no bar, no real lobby, and no charm. It is central, clean, inoffensive and has comfortable beds. The question is what you want to pay for that.