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    The Original Raj Hotel

    6 West Coates, Edinburgh EH12 5JG, Scotland
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    nothing special to see here folks. We actually stayed here because of a mistake by Hotels.com that booked us into a place that was already overbooked. They put us here instead and it was a little further away from the center of town. It sits...More

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    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Booked this place as we were going to the Tattoo in August. Decided to drive back home after the Tattoo rather than stay in this rancid dump!! As you can see by the photos the bathroom was filthy, cracked basin, filthy grout, pink bacteria around...More

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    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Lovely old building from the outside. Towels and bed linen were clean. Unfortunately, the rest of the room wasn't. The carpet was dirty and threadbare and needed hoovering. The paint was peeling off the windows. The toilet was black below the waterline. The bed creaked...More

    Thank Ridingbumptious
    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed with hubby for a Friday night during Fringe 2017. Got the Maharani suite. Good sized room on the ground floor. Sitting area, bedroom and bathroom. Lovely furniture and lots of toiletries, a Dolce Gusto machine and other tea stuff provided along with a bathrobe....More

    Thank Amanda G
    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    We cannot fault the friendly and uber helpful staff on reception who were generous with advice, travel tips, where to park, etc. However, the 'petit double' room, "Mowgli" had several flaws. The worst of these was the noise. Every 6 minutes, the boiler fires up...More

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    • US$55 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • The Original Raj Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
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    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
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