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    The Ballantrae Hotel

    8 - 12 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent16%
    • Very good33%
    • Average23%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible13%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
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    Wheelchair Access
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 426 reviews

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    I forgot to mention in my previous review that there is no internet in this "hotel" and no proper breakfast. The bed also was very old with a bump in the middle and teared up bed sheet. All they had was moths all over the...More

    3  Thank karinekarine00
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 2 May 2017

    We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay with us, but we believe that this review is not in line with the regular feedback that we receive on-line. The hotel was recently refurbished.

    Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights while in Edinburgh and were pleasantly surprised when we checked in, our room was on the 4th floor and both the bedroom and bathroom were huge! Staff were friendly, and polite and rooms cleaned daily. Location is great! And...More

    Thank HPH88
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 17 April 2017

    Many thanks for your review - we are glad that your stay was perfect for you, and that you would strongly recommend us as venue for future guests. Next time, before you book, make sure to check out the great rates on our Facebook Page...More

    Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is in a very cool place : close to one of the tram stops, museum, food shops and the centre itself. You can go all around the city just walking. Our bedroom was bigger than what we expected with a single extra bed...More

    Thank Filipa P
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 17 April 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the hotel, and that you found the location perfect and your bedroom spacious. We believe that the rates we charge are very competitive for the quality...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2017

    We visited the Ballantrae Hotel on York Place exactly 2 years ago and stayed in the Family Room with our 2 daughters. We absolutely loved it and couldnt stop recommending it. the room was impressive and the only snag was the noise from the tram...More

    Thank Colin M
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 10 April 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. You had booked a standard twin room (with two single beds), but when you called to explain that it was an anniversary break away, we up-graded you free of charge to one of our...More

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    Been there for a weekend and fund the hotel quite interesting. Very pleased for the warm welcoming I got when stepping in which continued through out the stay. Nice cozy room with recently refurbished shower room and room generally clean - I think I've never...More

    Thank Me_mauryF
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 6 April 2017

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and will definitely be back the next time you are in Edinburgh. Before you book, make sure to check out the best possible rates on our website, and look out for exclusive...More

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    • US$116 - US$506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    Room Tips
    "Even though it states there is internet. NO, AGAIN NO, there is no internet!"
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    "There is no elevator...Ask for a room and floor depending on your fitness level...:)"
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    "The hotel doesn't have a lift, so advisable to specify if you need a low room due to mobility issues."
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    "it is better to stay in a hostel than in this so called "hotel". Run away from this place."
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