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    The Principal Edinburgh

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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          Reviewed yesterday

          We stayed here for 3 nights. One of our party was in a wheelchair so we had a disabled room. The room was lovely and big enough for the wheelchair the only down side is the bathroom, the shower was fine but the position of...More

          1  Thank CarolineTodd_11
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          This hotel has one advantage, its location. It is only a couple of block from the Royal Mile and not far from Edinburgh Castle. There are many cafes and restaurants within walking distance and the queue for tour bus companies is only a few blocks...More

          Thank TonyJ85
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          I stayed at the Principal Edinburgh hotel with my best friend on my first trip to Scotland. I have to say... I was so impressed, I'll never stay anywhere else in Edinburgh. The Principal's ambiance is something of a quaint countryside combined with a classic,...More

          Thank madisonelizabeth1
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded yesterday

          Dear madisonelizabeth1, Thank you for taking the time to post this review, and for awarding us with 5 stars. It's fantastic to read your feedback and know you enjoyed your time with us so much. I am delighted you found the food and drinks to...More

          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          From start to finish from checking in to the sad moment of checking out This has been a truly great short break This was made extra special with the above and beyond customer service From the nice surprise to our room on our wedding anniversary...More

          Thank toonchef
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded yesterday

          Dear toonchef, Thank you for awarding us this lovely 5 star review following your Anniversary stay. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us for your special stay away! Thank you again for your time and we hope to have the pleasure of...More

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          Although the location is excellent in the center of city with easy access to attraction points and restaurants, it was a disappointing stay. The four star status was not evident for us. We had a room with NO air conditioning. The views were toward an...More

          Thank Elena552014
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded yesterday

          Dear Elena552014, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. Feedback is an essential way for us to ensure we are continually improving our product and service so I do appreciate your time. I am however sincerely sorry that the room had not...More

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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
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          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Refrigerator in room
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          Details
          • Price range
          • US$206 - US$537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #17 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 249
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          • Edinburgh >
          • New Town
          • Also Known As
          • George Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • The Principal Edinburgh Scotland
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          Mark M
          Air conditioning?
          23 June 2017|
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          Yes, the hotel has air conditioning.
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          Pohlang
          do you have a lift. one of us is in a wheelchair
          9 June 2017|
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          Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, there is a lift....make sure you let them know.
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          "Definitely pay the extra for a room with a view, we were really disappointed with our view in a normal..."
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          "All good but would recommend upgrading the room for a bit more luxury and space"
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