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    The Balmoral Hotel

    1 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good19%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 24 November 2015

    The hotel is great from the time you arrive until departure. Service was top notch and very personal. It was my birthday during our stay and we were greeted with birthday wishes from the door staff. The concierge staff was outstanding!

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    Thank lizmM845QZ
    Reviewed 24 November 2015

    We visited for afternoon tea on Sunday 22 November, which was faultless from the food, drinks, staff couldn't have been more attentive and efficient. However, our day took a turn for the worse when after we had left Palm Court we were joined by some...More

    Thank shonahunny
    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 25 November 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you for your review following your most recent visit to The Balmoral. We are delighted to read that you were impressed with your Afternoon Tea experience at Palm Court and enjoyed the food and the attentive service provided by the team. However,...More

    Reviewed 24 November 2015

    Staff- without exception - were friendly, efficient and welcoming. We really appreciated the efforts made to interact with guests while respecting their privacy. We have stayed in many hotels in many cities and many countries and for us staff at The Balmoral have achieved the...More

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    Reviewed 23 November 2015

    Everything about the Balmoral is first class - from the staff and the food to the hotel itself. Brasserie food was absolutely fantastic and the rooms (ours was on the 5th floor) nicely designed with lots of space. Would recommend this hotel to anyone.

    Thank Jeremy L
    Reviewed 22 November 2015

    We are just back from 2 nights in the Balmoral. It was a hastily rearranged trip for my husbands 40th, the exceptional service , attention to detail, beautiful surroundings made it an amazing stay beyond our expectations. We couldn't get in the number one restaurant...More

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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral HotelResponded 24 November 2015

    Dear Guest Thank you very much for your generous review following your recent celebratory stay with us at The Balmoral. I am delighted to read that your stay exceeded your expectations. Your feedback regarding the exceptional service you received from my colleagues is much appreciated....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$228 - US$922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Spa Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #3 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #5 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 188
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    • Princes Street and Gardens
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh ,
    • Balmoral Edinburgh Hotel ,
    • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Princes Street and Gardens
    Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
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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
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    Sneha S
    13 September 2017|
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    Response from BalmoralEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Sneha S Thank you for your question. Please feel free to contact our reservations department on the number below who would be delighted to assist in making sure your booking is inclusive of breakfast. We hope to have... More
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    Dear Hurricane 1394, Thank you for getting in touch through Trip Advisor, We are happy to assist in the arranging of a hire car but we do not have direct cars to hire at the hotel. Our valet service is £35 per night. Our... More
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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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    "It is probably worth paying for an upgraded room, if you can."
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    "Higher better as Edinburgh has a lot of activity"
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    "You could email ahead and ask if you have preferences.They are very helpful."
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    "I was only interested n the restaurant for coffee. I didn't book into a room."
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