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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    • Excellent73%
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    Reviewed 18 November 2015

    I have had the pleasure of staying with the Balmoral for 3 years plus from time to time as my daughter is a student at Edinburgh University. I would not consider staying anywhere else and I know the city well.

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    Reviewed 18 November 2015

    Wonderful hotel in the middle of it all. Ask for an inside room for a peaceful stay. Fantastic breakfast and friendly staff. Great location. Concierge was very helpful. Would remodel the bar, needs warning up, green is a tough color to sit next too and...More

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    Reviewed 18 November 2015

    Fantastic hotel and location with lots of thoughtful finishes. Decor of the rooms very plain and lets it down somewhat. Staff very good and attentive. Surprised to fine that rooms can be daily cleaned up to 4.00 pm. Good atmosphere in Hadrians bar, very relaxed....More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 19 November 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for your review following your recent stay at The Balmoral. I am extremely pleased to learn that you enjoyed most aspects of your experience from the central location of the hotel to the attentive service you received from my...More

    Reviewed 18 November 2015

    My wife and I celebrated our 15th Anniversary at this fabulous quality hotel right in the centre of Edinburgh over the weekend. I wish we had booked early enough arrange dinner at Number One !! The inhouse bars and restaurants were excellent and I would...More

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    Reviewed 18 November 2015

    We arrived off the overnight sleeper service from London for a weekend away, not expecting we would be able to get into our room before early afternoon. Instead, we were welcomed warmly and lucky enough to be upgraded to a Junior Suite, which was fantastic....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$263 - US$1,021 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
    is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
    But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
    are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
    town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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    Tabatha W
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Tabatha W, Thank you for your question. For the availability and pricing for our JK Rowling Suite from 2nd - 4th October please contact our reservations department on +44(0)131 556 2414 who would be delighted to... More
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    Response from Elizabeth E | Reviewed this property |
    Staff told me that the room is available for rental but not sure if the day you are asking for it will be available. Also make sure that you guys stop by the train station in London where they have the Harry Potter part... More
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    Margie F
    17 July 2017|
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    Dear Margie F Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor. We have several lifts throughout the hotel, making all areas very accessible. For more information, please contact our reservation department on the... More
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    "If you are a Harry Potter fan, there is a JK Rowling suite on the 5th floor with a purple door with an owl..."
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