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Halcyon Hotel

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Reviewed 7 June 2015

A very grand family hotel. Our room had a double bed and two twin beds. Although the bathroom was small it had all that we needed. The garden out back was quite pleasant and the breakfast was wonderful experience all around. Cannot speak highly enough...More

Thank BigGreg79
Response from Halcyon House E, Owner at Halcyon HotelResponded 8 June 2015

We are delighted you enjoyed our listed Georgian hotel. It was a pleasure having you to stay and we liked your smile too! With kind regards Patricia and Matthew

Reviewed 1 June 2015

I stayed here on 2 nights, pre and post a bus tour. Overall it was a good choice with friendly and accommodating owners. The rooms were comfortable and had all the basic necessities. The hotel has 4 floors and no elevator so not the best...More

Thank JedLeonard1007
Response from Halcyon House E, Owner at Halcyon HotelResponded 8 June 2015

Many thanks for your lovely review. Being a listed Georgian building we are unable to install a lift. However you make a great point and I am going to highlight it more on our website and with our booking agents. We are really glad you...More

Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed only one night on our way up to Inverness. Our room was spacious. No television but there was one in the resident's lounge if needs be. The staff were very friendly and attentive and provided breakfast half an hour early so we could...More

Thank lancshousehusband
Response from Halcyon House E, Owner at Halcyon HotelResponded 26 May 2015

We are delighted you had a super night on such a long trip to Inverness. Many guests really enjoy the Georgian splendour of the Halcyon Hotel. Glad you managed to get breakfast too. It’s not to be missed and is included in our rates. Many...More

Reviewed 4 May 2015

i LOVED this hotel. The staff was so friendly, the rooms are lovely, the garden is beautiful, breakfast is fresh, perfect location, and the price is very budget friendly! it was like sleeping in a story book. i fell in love with the place.

1  Thank ale p
Response from Halcyon House E, Owner at Halcyon HotelResponded 13 May 2015

Thanks Ale, really glad the fairy tale has a good ending! With kind regards Patricia and Matthew

Reviewed 4 May 2015

I've stayed at this well placed guest house/hotel 3 times now and I won't stay anywhere else when I visit my favourite city. Everyone is welcoming and happy to help you and nothing is a too much trouble. It is well placed and convenient for...More

2  Thank Jenny R
Response from Halcyon House E, Owner at Halcyon HotelResponded 13 May 2015

Jenny Many thanks for your really nice review Jenny. We are delighted you have come back a few times now! Leaving your luggage with us (no charge) is a great service people love. They can get out and explore the city and then come back...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
Price range
US$107 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
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Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
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26 August 2016|
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
My room had two beds in it
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John P
23 February 2016|
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
There is on street parking. It's free at night but you have to pay and display through the day. Its quite hard to get a space at times though
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rio11292
26 February 2015|
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Response from Gemma G | Reviewed this property |
If you send them an email, they're very accomodating
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"Avoid top floor if you have a lot of baggage, 3 floors of stairs."
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"Pick ground floor if you can't manage the stairs as there is no elevator."
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