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    The Principal Edinburgh

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$267
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good23%
          • Average8%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          I would HIGHLY recommend The Principle for your stay in Edinburgh! Our original hotel reserved for Edinburgh was atrocious and we were walking George Street attempting to find lunch and figure out what to do when we stumbled into The Principle. It was a busy...More

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          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We stayed at the hotel for two nights in a junior suite that was beautifully appointed. The staff was friendly and attentive. Beautiful common areas. Nice size bathtub for my 6 foot, 200 pound self. Large screen television easily seen from across the large room....More

          Thank slm999
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 2 days ago

          Dear slm999, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and publish this review. We are delighted you found the staff to be 'friendly and attentive' and it's great to know you enjoyed your experience in the Printing Press Bar & Kitchen. Thank...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          We LOVED this hotel and staff, especially, Angie Miller, Head of Guest Relations, Valeria and Katharina the Front Desk Staff, Our room was so nice. Great bed and pillows, big windows that opened to let in fresh air. The carpet was so clean and new...More

          Thank shaunatoronto
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 3 days ago

          Dear shaunatoronto, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you were well looked after by our team, particularly Angie Valeria and Katerina who I am sure will be thrilled to know of...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          We have stayed at a number of nice hotels in EDI over the years, payed a little and a lot (see other reviews), but based upon location, class, room quality, staff, and price point (choose the deluxe upgrade o. Top floor), this is by far...More

          Thank LovesTravel51
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 5 days ago

          Dear LovesTravel51 Thank you for awarding us with a 5 star review following your recent stay with us here at The Principal Hotel. It is fantastic to know you enjoyed your time with us and I very much hope we will have the pleasure of...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Great place to stay in the heart of the city. Very friendly and attentive staff. Great atmosphere and food. Selection of places to eat and drink in the hotel all very good and well priced. All in all, highly recommend it.More

          Thank StewHam
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 5 days ago

          Dear StewHam Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your stay with us here at Principal Edinburgh. It's fantastic to read your comments and we are delighted you found the staff to be 'attentive'. I very much look forward to sharing...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$205 - US$546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #17 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 249
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          • United Kingdom >
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          • Edinburgh >
          • New Town
          • Also Known As
          • George Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • The Principal Edinburgh Scotland
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          clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
          helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
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          Pohlang
          do you have a lift. one of us is in a wheelchair
          9 June 2017|
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          Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, there is a lift....make sure you let them know.
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          Michelle E
          Hi. Staying at your hotel later this year. Was wondering if it were possible for you to hold my luggage pre/post check in/check out time. Thanks in advance!
          24 April 2017|
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          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
          Hi Michelle, Our check-in time in from 3.00pm, and departure time at 11.00am, however should you arrive/depart earlier, you are more than welcome to leave your bags at the hotel, whilst you go exploring the city. I hope... More
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          "Definitely pay the extra for a room with a view, we were really disappointed with our view in a normal..."
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          "All good but would recommend upgrading the room for a bit more luxury and space"
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          "Check which lift to take, before charging off!"
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