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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Beautiful hotel with extremely capable and friendly staff! We stayed with two children and found them to be very family friendly. The concierge's were both knowledgeable and helpful. We will definitely stay there again on our next trip to Edinburgh!

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I just spent 6 days in Edinburgh for the Festival and stayed at the Balmoral. The location is great and I had great expectations of a high quality, service-oriented hotel experience. Sadly, we were very disappointed and this review is an attempt to encourage the...More

    1  Thank Tom C
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Tom C We are truly sorry to learn of your disappointment following your recent stay at The Balmoral, Edinburgh. Our warm Scottish hospitality is often cited as a highlight of our guest’s experience and is something we pride ourselves on. It is therefore most...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was the last stop on our month long holiday. The hotel was a recommendation and one that could no be faulted. Close to everything and for the most part we were make to feel ver special. Small slip up on the last day, but...More

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    Thank TrevenMike
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Treven Mike Thank you very much for your kind review of The Balmoral. It was a pleasure to welcome you and we are thrilled to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay and our central location. We appreciate your kind words and I will...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel and its staff was wonderful. Our room was good, but not great. We like to stay at classic hotels and we were looking forward to staying at the Balmoral. While it was a great stay, not sure worth the price.More

    Thank gary a
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Gary A Thank you very much for your review of The Balmoral. I am very pleased to hear that you were particularly impressed with the wonderful service provided by the team. I will certainly be sharing your feedback with my colleagues as this gives...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I came here to stay during the Edinburgh fringe, booking the hotel through American Express platinum service. I expected an upgrade at the the price of £800 per night, the room definitely needed refurbishment, the bathroom did not have a separate walk in shower but...More

    2  Thank MPMHale
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, General Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear MPMHale I was truly sorry to learn from your review that you left The Balmoral feeling disappointed with your recent experience. We are currently refreshing a number of guest areas to improve our offering here at the hotel. All our guest feedback is extremely...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$260 - US$1,013 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
    is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
    But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
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    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
    town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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    Tabatha W
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Tabatha W, Thank you for your question. For the availability and pricing for our JK Rowling Suite from 2nd - 4th October please contact our reservations department on +44(0)131 556 2414 who would be delighted to... More
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    Response from Elizabeth E | Reviewed this property |
    Staff told me that the room is available for rental but not sure if the day you are asking for it will be available. Also make sure that you guys stop by the train station in London where they have the Harry Potter part... More
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    Dear Margie F Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor. We have several lifts throughout the hotel, making all areas very accessible. For more information, please contact our reservation department on the... More
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