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The Balmoral Spa

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1 Princes Street | Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
+44 131 622 8880
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Superb Spa Visit

Excellent spa & lovely members of staff. We had booked two treatments each so we had free use of... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2015
MrandMrsTravel11
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New York City, New York
Amazing and relaxing... just what we needed!

I booked the champagne afternoon tea and treatment offer for me and my mum as a treat for her after... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2015
Suzanne_H1985
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Fife, United Kingdom
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The Balmoral Spa is the ultimate urban spa experience. A retreat in the heart of the city, The Balmoral Spa offers a sanctuary of personal comfort and total escapism, with the highest levels of personalised service.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good10%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1 Princes Street | Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh EH2 2EQ, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
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Reviewed 24 December 2015

Excellent spa & lovely members of staff. We had booked two treatments each so we had free use of the spa all day. We had a lovely greeting from a member of staff that showed us around & gave us our robes and flip-flops. There...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

I booked the champagne afternoon tea and treatment offer for me and my mum as a treat for her after a family bereavement. Just want to thank all the staff members for providing such a relaxing day, particularly to Susan and Kathryn for their amazing...More

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BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2015

Dear Guest Thank you very much for taking the time to share your lovely review following your experience at The Balmoral Spa, we appreciate your feedback. It is a pleasure to read your kind comments regarding the service you received from my colleagues as well...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2015

I visited the Balmoral spa as a surprise B-day gift from my boyfriend. He had chosen for me to do the Total Holistic Body Care With Hot Stones. The treatmnet was amazing!!! The girl who did the treatment was really nice and polite and really...More

Thank Nena K
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BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2015

Dear Guest A sincere thank you for taking the time to review your experience at The Balmoral Spa. I am delighted that your enjoyed your Total Holistic Body Care with Hot Stones treatment and especially pleased to hear about your service experience. I do hope...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

This is just the best five star hotel I've stayed in the bedrooms are well laid out the bed was so comfy the bathroom and complimentary shower shampoo and conditioner were just lovely our dinner in Hadrons restaurant was very good house wine wasn't too...More

Thank Julia M
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BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2015

Dear Guest My colleagues and I are delighted to read such a fabulous review following your recent stay with us. Thank you for taking the trouble to share your experience. I am especially pleased to read your kind feedback regarding our Champagne Afternoon Tea Spa...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015

Choose the champagne afternoon tea package for a couples day out. I was delighted overall with the experience. The staff were exemplary in both the spa and at the tea service - helpful and professional throughout. The spa was very clean, particularly the pool which...More

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BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2015

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review following your recent visit to The Balmoral. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your experience. Your feedback regarding the exemplary service you received from my colleagues is particularly pleasing....More

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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Wonderful experience - staff are committed to making sure you enjoy every minute and nothing is too much trouble for them. Peaceful, we'll maintained and the advice from my masseuse was excellent

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

Spa day for bff's birthday was just amazing! From the "couldn't do enough for you" staff to the treatment itself. All outstanding. Lunch and cocktails in the spa area were equally yummy. We had a fabulous day. A well deserved 5 stars from us! Linda...More

Thank Linda C
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BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2015

Dear Linda Thank you very much for your lovely review following your visit to The Balmoral Spa. I am delighted to read that you had such a memorable experience. Your feedback regarding the service you received from my colleagues is especially pleasing. We hope to...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2015

I've received the holistic ritual package as a birthday gift for the past eight years now. It's always a wonderful experience, from the delicious lunch to the amazing treatments. The staff at the Balmoral are always welcoming and warm; the spa therapists are brilliant. And...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2015

Used The Balmoral for a Pure Lochside Luxury Highland Body Massage which was fabulous. 55 minutes of pure bliss, cost was £75 and the lady who did the massage was called Jenna. A very relaxing atmosphere and well worth a visitMore

3  Thank DeniseBen
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BalmoralEdinburgh, Manager at The Balmoral Spa, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2015

Dear Guest Thank you for your lovely review following your recent experience at The Balmoral Spa. I am delighted to read that you had such a memorable and blissful Pure Lochside treatment. I will certainly pass your comments onto my colleague Jenna who I know...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2015

My friend and I decided to treat ourselves to a Spa Day. We have seperately been to a few different places but not to The Balmoral. We both had high expectations and were not disappointed. We arrived early so we had a chance to enjoy...More

1  Thank Linda D
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Dear smiler72 Thank you for your question. We have a food and beverage menu at The Balmoral Spa that you are welcome to order from throughout the day. We hope to welcome you to the hotel in the future. Kind Regards The... More
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