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    The Principal Edinburgh

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$223
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Stayed at the old "George Hotel" on Saturday 10 June. I have to say that Principal Hotel Company have absolutely nailed this innovative & exciting brand. It's fresh, vibrant, clean & staff smile at you, cleaners chat with you, reception staff purposefully engage with you....More

          Thank S K
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Mr Kirk, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments and post this glowing review of your recent stay with us here at Principal Edinburgh. We are delighted to know that you felt so well looked after by our team throughout your...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We upgraded to Superior Room but were disappointed to see the size of the room. 2 people couldn't stand in the en-suite at the same time! The view was large air conditioning units which was disappointing as well. But the staff were all friendly and...More

          Thank Natasha R
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Natasha R, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your recent stay with us. Here at Principal Edinburgh we make every effort to find the perfect room to suit each of our guests needs so I am truly sorry that...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Since the commencement of our training at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary in 1967, we have held a reunion every 5 years. This hotel was chosen to hold our special 50th year reunion and we were recommended by the hotel to hire the Forthview Room on...More

          Thank McAfrica
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 1 week ago

          Dear McAfrica, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you were well looked after by our team, particularly Kamille and Julia who I am sure will be thrilled to know of your...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I stayed at the Principal for a business trip. The staff on the whole were friendly and helpful. the rooms were well stocked and well kept. Issues were that it was very hard to get a phone signal in the hotel which when i was...More

          Thank Mr_and_Mrs_Dipple
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Mr_and_Mrs Dipple, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your stay with us here at Principal Edinburgh. It's nice to read your comments and we are delighted liked your room and found the staff to be 'friendly and helpful'. I...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Pros - 1. The staff seemed lovely, greeted you whenever you come in and when you leave and are always happy to help. Especially the concierge team! 2. The room was a good size and the bed was extremely comfortable! It was slightly smaller for...More

          2  Thank sovolk
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal EdinburghResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Sovolk, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience here at Principal Edinburgh. I am delighted to know that you were well looked after by our concierge team and overall you enjoyed your stay. I would like to apologise however unfortunately...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$205 - US$546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • 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
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          • George Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • The Principal Edinburgh Scotland
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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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          Michelle E
          Hi. Staying at your hotel later this year. Was wondering if it were possible for you to hold my luggage pre/post check in/check out time. Thanks in advance!
          24 April 2017|
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          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
          Hi Michelle, Our check-in time in from 3.00pm, and departure time at 11.00am, however should you arrive/depart earlier, you are more than welcome to leave your bags at the hotel, whilst you go exploring the city. I hope... More
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          "This hotel is Excellent"
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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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          "Check which lift to take, before charging off!"
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