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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just a one night stop but incredibly helpful staff, very comfortable rooms and a great breakfast thrown in. Great looking restaurant and comfortable bar I would recommend The Rutland and will go back.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Would 100% recommend The Rutland! Perfect location, close to the train station and key locations in Edinburgh! Taxi rank right outside as well. Rooms were immaculate and the decorations stunning. Fantastic customer service by all staff, but especially Jamie who rearranged our stay due to illness stopping us going on our original dates - much appreciated, thank you Jamie! A...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Hannah, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am very happy to hear you enjoyed your re-arranged trip to Edinburgh or your stay with us at The Rutland Hotel, It was a pleasure looking after you during your time with us and I hope your boyfriend...

York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was amazing. I booked through booking.com and I didn't actually realise that I'd booked an apartment so that was a treat when we walked through the front door! I'll start the review with the only negative. My wife is breastfeeding our baby daughter and although she wasn't with us my wife still needed to express in order to...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Paul, Thank you very much for your fantastic feedback and your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I'm sorry for the immediate check in situation that happened on Saturday, our reception team are informed of any early check ins required on the day but we have to make sure the room/apartment is...

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Held our son's 21st birthday dinner in the private dining room and stayed the night.Everything was perfect-the room,staff,food.Thanks to everyone who made this a great night and a great stay.We also got an upgrade to an apartment which was fabulous!

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Fiona, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy you enjoyed one of our fantastic 5 star one bedroom apartments and got to celebrate your son's 21st birthday celebration in our Private dining room which I heard was a great evening. Please do come...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel in excellent location, next to Princes St, great location for shopping, bars and restaurants. 5 mins from Usher Hall. Small hotel entrance, almost walked by. Reception small but welcoming. Receptionist very pleasant and polite. Room was situated on 2nd floor, 1 lift to all floors. Hotel is tastefully decorated and reminds me of boutique hotels in Miami. Room was...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your amazing 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am very happy you enjoyed your time with us at The Rutland and enjoyed one of our Standard Double Rooms which overlooks Princes street and the beginning of Shandwick place. I am sorry to hear of the issues...

Scotland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel, great location, great staff, lovely decor, all mod cons in room. All clean. Nothing too much trouble. Huxleys is a great addition for a drink or breakfast. Awesome stay. Already planning a return trip.

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Duncan, Thank you for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to read you loved everything we have to offer at The Rutland and you will be coming back very soon which is Fantastic News !! Kind Regards, The Rutland Team.

Ayr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for a couple of days on our honeymoon. This hotel is ideally situated for the shops and abundance of restaurants that Edinburgh has to offer. On arrival we were shown to our room by the receptionist and it was beautifully decorated and had all the mod-cons. The only issue I would have would be...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Jason, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to hear you had a great stay with us and found our great location helpful for the start of your Edinburgh adventure. Thank you for letting us know about the shower in your room, we...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked based on previous reviews and were not let down, the hotel has recently been decorated and refurbished to a high standard. The staff were excellent right from the start no ask was too big and friendly but not intrusive. We eat in the Kyole restaurant attached and availed of residents 20% discount on the food, the wine was...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am very happy to hear you had such a great time with us and you will come back and visit us again, from the reception team to the Kyloe staff we all enjoyed your company and we cant wait...

New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and 2 grown kids shared a 2 bedroom apartment on the top floor at the Rutland. The location was perfect for accessing the major city attractions, and the apartment itself was beautifully decorated and had loads of extra amenities like a cooktop, microwave, clothes iron and plenty of comfortable chairs. Only drawback was 1 bathroom for 4 people,...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your amazing 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us in one of our 2 bedroom apartments and I am glad you family enjoyed their time in Edinburgh with us to. We do have 2 bedroom apartments...

N.Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in apartment 15 and 17 as part of a hen weekend and absolutely loved everything about this place, location is excellent, we had a fantastic lunch in the Huxley and an outstanding dinner in the Kyloe restaurant - all owned by the hotel. Would definitely love to return! And special thanks to Hannah and the rest of the...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your fantastic 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. It was a pleasure looking after you and your party for what turned out to be a fantastic weekend, I am so glad to hear you enjoyed 2 of our fabulous 2 bedroom apartments which was a great setting...

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Kyloe Restaurant at Rutland Hotel
Kyloe Restaurant at Rutland Hotel
Cuisines: Steakhouse, European, British, Scottish, Contemporary
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rutland Hotel is set right in the heart of the city centre at the west end of Princes Street boasting exceptional views of Edinburgh Castle. An elegant boutique hotel with twelve beautifully appointed guest rooms and 5 luxury serviced apartments. Three are 2-bedroom and 2 are 1-bedroom, 2 with a private garden. Our guests comfort and enjoyment is at the forefront of our minds with Arran Aromatics toiletries and Nespresso coffee machines coupled with little curios and a well-stocked mini bar in every room. The Rutland Hotel is also home to Kyloe Restaurant and Grill - a glorious gourmet steakhouse and The Huxley, a friendly, homely bar serving great burgers & dogs with carefully crafted cocktails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Rutland Hotel

Address: 1 - 3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: RM647 - RM2,166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rutland Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Rutland Hotel Edinburgh
The Rutland Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#6 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#11 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#17 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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“Get an apartment if you can.”
  • Apt 15/2 bedroom - That chair!!
  • Apt 15/2 lounge
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 of 5 bubbles PaulD110, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 2”
 of 5 bubbles Brotherjonno1690, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Castle view room”
 of 5 bubbles Jeaniebud, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Full English breakfast”
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“Apt 3 for a couple is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles chobanpickard, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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