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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel in need of deep cleaning and repairs. Rooms are as clean as the staff can possibly get them but there is moldy grout, mold on doors with chipped paint, no air conditioner and no window screens. Peeling wallpaper. It is very sad because the...More

Thank dl2002
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review. We are reviewing our rooms, updating and addressing the issues you mention at the moment. We hope to welcome you back to the Albany in the near future, Kind regards, The Albany Hotel Team

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money. Supersize room with plenty of space and storage. Easy access to and from central. Walking distance to most popular places. Perfect for couples. They don’t have a lift but for a short time stay it’s just fine.More

Thank EFdezC
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 8 November 2017

Many thanks for your 5 Star review. We are glad that everything was perfect for you, and hope that you will be back in the near future. Next time, before you book, check out the best rates and exclusive deals on our website - guests...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel was booked very last minute and we arrived 2 hours prior to check in just to use the loo, and reception said we could check in as our room was ready, so we dumped our bags and left to see the sights. Reception...More

Thank LauraJM_13
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your 5 Star Review. We are so glad to hear that everything was perfect for you, and that you will definitely be returning. Next time you book, make sure to use our website, where you will find the best possible rates and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I picked this hotel for location. Airport tram stop is very close. The distance to center is walkable and as it is to the central railway staiton. The street was quiet. The room was small, but surely enough for one for short stay.More

Thank tortugamuyfeliz
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and hope that the next one will be for a bit longer. Make sure to check out our website and Facebook offers next time before you book. Kind regards. The Albany Hotel...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a small hotel 10 minutes walk into city centre. Showing signs of needing a little TLC. Only provides buffet breakfast with toast, reasonable selection offered. No lift. First time I've seen a box for tips on the buffet table! After our first night of...More

Thank Mike B
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay - the points you mention will be addressed with Housekeeping. We hope that you will be returning to the Albany again in the future - be sure to check out our great offers and best...More

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US$110 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#64 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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US$110 - US$366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#64 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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CN1951
14 October 2017|
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Response from hil68 | Reviewed this property |
Just breakfast, but lots of restaurants a short walk away.
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Anne F
14 March 2017|
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Response from Management360 | Property representative |
Hi There. We are a 10-12 minute walk from Waverley (or about £5 in a taxi)
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JohnrossCarg
3 October 2016|
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Response from jade m |
lots of parking out on the street. couple of pounds for a few hours.however it's free after late afternoon until the morning.
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"Higher floor, basements didn't seem attractive option."
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"good stamina needed for the top floor rooms as no lifts and a huge spiral staircase!"
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"No lift so best to have a ground floor room."
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"Seriously , I wouldn't recommend it to anyone"
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