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The Principal Edinburgh George Street

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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviewstuck boxprinting pressgeorge streetbeautiful hotelsuperior roomfresh milklittle touchespublic areasbeautiful roomchecking outwonderful staythe location is perfectbed was very comfortablebreakfast was excellenttrain stationhaggistea and coffee
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my partner stayed at the hotel recently and we can’t sing it’s praises high enough. The location is amazing, the staff are ridiculously helpful and will go the extra mile to make your stay one to remember. We were celebrating our anniversary in...More

Thank Josh C
Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I spent 9 blissful nights at this hotel (Aug 9 - 18/19) and were so well taken care of it felt like "home". The staff are remarkably caring and cannot do enough for you to ensure your time with them is a...More

Thank thibodeau
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed for 4 days during a visit to see the Royal Military Tattoo. The property is in great condition and beautifully decorated. The staff are very attentive and so pleasant . We had the breakfast every morning which was also very good,. If I...More

Thank K2834SLricka
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good hotel lovely reception .. they are very helpful the location for the hotel is very near from every thing .. in the middle But the bad thing is the room is too small and the toilet also second thing is some room with out...More

Thank mumeera
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great Hotel in the best location, close to everything you may like, shopping, sightseeing...Reception staff is efficient, friendly professional service, big rooms (nicely decorated for Christmas). Breakfast is delicious and there ia big variety of almost everything you would wish !!More

Thank George P
Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 4 days ago

Dear George P, Thank you very much for your wonderful five star review. I am delighted to learn that your enjoyed your stay with us at The Principal Edinburgh George Street. December and New Year is a magical time in the city where all our...More

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About
Amenities
Top amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$568 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#22 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#56 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$158 - US$568 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#22 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#56 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (577)
Room & Suite (294)
Dining (63)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
Nearby
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
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
...More
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Gap840
4 July 2018|
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Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
Dear Gap840, Thank you for your question. When you check-in we take a pre-authorisation of £50 per night from a credit card and hold for extras you may spent while staying with us. Once you check-out we then cancel the... More
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Deepika1282
26 June 2018|
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Response from Beverley B | Reviewed this property |
Very close easily walked in 10 min
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AgentGreen11
29 April 2018|
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Response from peace04 | Reviewed this property |
There is not a pool on site. Sorry.
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Room Tips
"We had Room 757 - with views of the Castle and City!"
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"Front of hotel. Great to watch all the stuff happening on the main street."
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"Rooms that face the street will be noisier, although the windows are double-pained."
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"Make sure they dont give you the alleyway view."
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