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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Visited Principal hotel for few nights while in Edinburgh at Christmas season. Perfect location, close to Christmas Market and other attractions. I stayed at Deluxe room, and it was really nice. Nice comfy bed, very clean, nice bath. When arrived to the hotel room supposed...More

    Thank edg167
    Reviewed yesterday

    This hotel is situated in the heart of Edinburgh in a wonderful location for sightseeing or wining and dining. Visiting to see the Christmas events and although extremely cold outside, it was wonderful to be met at the door by a member of the concierge...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Stunning hotel. Arrived at 11am and found our room was ready. Unfortunately room was tiny. Although we had advised the hotel by email of our anniversary and were assured by email that they would leave a cupcake and a card. Disappointingly this never happened and...More

    Thank Gilly M
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Surprise trip to celebrate our 20th anniversary...when we last stayed! Hotel was fab then, and has got better! Great room, with awesome views, warm, friendly, helpful staff, fab food, and coffee shop too. Felt a little spoilt...so a perfect stay. Cheers.

    Thank Ashley G
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Went for a quick break , good location , nice decor with adequate room in bedroom , no pillow menu unfortunately and they were not nice , bathroom tiny . The lighting in room was awfull and I found the room cold , we gave...More

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    WendyCumbria
    6 November 2017|
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    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Wendy, We have superior double room with both kind of bathroom. Just contact our guest relations team and we will make sure to allocate the right one for you. Kind regards Chiara Candiano
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    5 November 2017|
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    Response from Beautygeek79 | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't get complimentary breakfast with our direct room bookong, but various tariff on websites allow it as an added extra. We stayed for two nights and didn't have the breakfast, there's lots of purse friendlier places... More
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    Hi Yes, there are brand new hi-tech elevators to all floors.
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    "Higher floors at the back give good views"
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    "Upper floor rooms away from any function"
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    "Ask for a high floor, we were on the 4th floor at the back of the hotel and experienced virtually no noise."
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    "Superior room at the rear overlooking Thistle street for a nice quiet sleep."
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