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    The Ballantrae Hotel

    8 - 12 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland
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    Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

    This hotel is the epitome of OK. It is basic. Clean. And the location is perfect to get all over Edinburgh on foot. But is it worth £189/night. Absolutely not! Maybe £100 to £120. Mainly for location. We walked to the Edinburgh castle and the...More

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    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 21 July 2015

    Many thanks for taking the time to write your review. The price of our rooms vary depending on time of the year, events such as the Open Golf etc. If you are to stay with us again, be sure to check out our website where...More

    Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

    My boyfriend and I stayed here a couple weeks ago for a few nights. The location was perfect, just a short walk away from the town. The room itself was lovely and the bathroom with the massive bath was amazing however the shower didn't seem...More

    1  Thank Charlotte B
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 17 July 2015

    Thank you for your review. The issue with your mattress was addressed when you mentioned this on check out. We are glad that apart from this, that your stay was perfect, and we hope to see you back again. Kind regards, The Ballantrae Hotel Team

    Reviewed 11 July 2015

    Arrived via car and it was 2 flights of stairs to the reception. Was then told that the room was 2 doors down and then up another flight of stairs. Once we got to the room it was the largest hotel room I had ever...More

    Thank daveais
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 17 July 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay. As a Grade A listed building, we cannot install lifts in the hotel, but we do have rooms located on lower levels which are allocated when requested. We are glad that you...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2015

    Nice and clean hotel, room and bathroom with a great location - walkable to train and bus stations, also the tram/ lothian bus stop just few steps from the hotel , pleased with the stay - will come back to the same hotel if I...More

    Thank Renuka D
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 17 July 2015

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and will return again if you are back in Edinburgh. Be sure to check out our website for the Best Possible Rates and Exclusive Deals! Kind regards, The Ballantrae Hotel Team

    Reviewed 6 July 2015

    We liked this hotel. Shortly before arriving we were offered an upgrade, and as a result had a huge room with views towards the sea. The bathroom was ginormous. The room was well appointed and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast was continental plus with a...More

    Thank jim006
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 8 July 2015

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your room and breakfast, and will stay with us again in future. Be sure to check out the exclusive on-line offers only on our website, where you will also find the best B&B rates. Kind...More

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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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