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    The Howard

    34 Great King Street, Edinburgh EH3 6QH, Scotland
    011 800 8004 4800
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    “butler service” (122 reviews)
    “drawing room” (54 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    11 - 15 of 765 reviews

    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at this hotel with another couple for her to cruise. It is the end New Town on a quiet street. Service is friendly and personal, the rooms are spacious and well appointed, in the meals are not to be missed. This hotel succeeds...More

    Thank MikeinRaleigh
    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    What an excellent experience with first class personnel from the waiters of the breakfast dining room to the receptionists and to the cleaners!!! My family and I stayed 5 unforgettable nights and we fell in love with Edinburgh through this hotel. The downsize was the...More

    Thank tofalosg
    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    If you are looking for a comfortable stay with polite and charming staff, this is an excellent hotel. The rooms and bathrooms are very spacious, the beds are extremely comfortable and huge with high quality mattresses, and the location is perfect for those who want...More

    1  Thank Tim B
    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 22 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share your generous impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We were particularly pleased to hear that you enjoyed our dedicated butler service. I will pass on...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017

    This is a great hotel in a very nice neighborhood in Edinburgh walking distance to most of the places you want to see in the city. We had a room below street level that was a good size with a nice bathroom. Staff was very...More

    1  Thank FredSiegel
    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 22 August 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share your generous impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We hope that you do return soon- and if you do, our best rate is available on...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    This is an odd little boutique hotel. My husband describes it as not really a hotel, just a bunch of rooms stuck together. Our room was downstairs below street level, with windows and a door to a "patio" just below the sidewalk, which was a...More

    Thank Laura F
    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 22 August 2017

    We apologise that we did not meet your expectations as we aim to exceed them and as any visitor to this site can see this was a very rare occasion but we aim to put right all the issues that this guest had. Andrew Smith...More

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    417sandeeps
    3 May 2017|
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    Response from EdinburghCollection | Property representative |
    According to google maps we are 15 minutes walk from Waverly Bridge. There is a good public transport link from the train station to the hotel. The local bus services 23 and 27 will get you here in under 10 minutes.
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    3 May 2017|
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    Response from 681MB | Reviewed this property |
    I am a fast walker and it took me about 15 minutes. It is up a slight hill as well. It would be a very short taxi ride. My wife and I walked it back from pubs around the castle which is further every night and enjoyed the... More
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    22 January 2017|
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    Response from droppinout | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, we had laundry done while we stayed there. There was an extra charge, I think but it was reasonable.
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