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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good24%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “printing press” (75 reviews)
    “tuck box” (69 reviews)
    “george street” (76 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We arrived at this hotel and found the foyer full of wedding guests. We had to weave our way through them to get to reception. (On the second night, we had to try and get past some people who were attending a party who were...More

    Thank Andy M
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Excellent service, great facilities. Staff very helpful, making my time there most enjoyable. Good base for exploring Edinburgh the restaurants and close to most of the museum's, art gallery's. Will definitely visit again.More

    Thank John T
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded yesterday

    Dear John T, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and publish this fantastic 5 star review. We have a passionate team of staff here at Principal Edinburgh so I am delighted to read your comments and look forward to sharing them...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Recently stayed here for two nights. Arrived 4 hours early and asked if we could leave our bags. The receptionist checked our booking and told us we could have our room straight away. Also when she found out it was my wifes birthday she upgraded...More

    Thank kuga10
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded yesterday

    Dear kuga10, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your recent Birthday Celebrations with us here at Principal Edinburgh. It is such an honor when our guests choose to spend their special occasions with us and I really am thrilled our...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I was very impressed with the personal welcome note and fruit bowl I got when I first checked into my room. I was also given a variety of cakes during mid week which I wasn't really expecting! However, I would like to highlight that the...More

    Thank 163figo
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded yesterday

    Dear 163figo, Feedback is an valuable way for us to build on the ethos of customer service excellence that we pride ourselves on here at The Principal Edinburgh George street, so I very much appreciate your comments about our welcome note, fruit bowl and the...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Stayed for a lovely weekend. Luxurious rooms in a great location close to great bars and restaurants. Staff are friendly and very helpful. The two bars were very busy and it took a bit f time to get served as the bar persons were very...More

    Thank SecretStayer1
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded yesterday

    Dear SecretStayer1, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here at Principal Edinburgh, and publish your review. We are delighted by your comments and it's lovely to hear you found the rooms to be 'luxurious' in a great location. Thank you again...More

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    About
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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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    • Price range
    • US$137 - US$479 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #18 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 249
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    • New Town
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    with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
    of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
    clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
    helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
    Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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    WendyCumbria
    7 November 2017|
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    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Wendy, We have superior double room with both kind of bathroom. Just contact our guest relations team and we will make sure to allocate the right one for you. Kind regards Chiara Candiano
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    Jo M
    5 November 2017|
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    Response from Beautygeek79 | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't get complimentary breakfast with our direct room bookong, but various tariff on websites allow it as an added extra. We stayed for two nights and didn't have the breakfast, there's lots of purse friendlier places... More
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    17 October 2017|
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    Response from wanderlass2017 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Yes, there are brand new hi-tech elevators to all floors.
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