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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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39-47 Albany Street, Edinburgh EH1 3QY Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Housekeeping
Free Parking
Pool
4 Star accommodation
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Offers from Ballantrae Albany Hotel
Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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Reviewed today

DO NOT STAY HERE! Having had a long travel day from California, I was looking forward to checking in to my first night’s hotel. I was traveling alone so I booked a single in what I thought looked like a comfortable, economy hotel. I was...More

Thank GigiGoods
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded today

We are very sorry to receive this review, as we offered you various rooms to choose from at different times during your stay. As a listed building, all our rooms are different, and we are glad that you finally chose a room that you were...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent value for money. Supersize room with plenty of space and storage. Easy access to and from central. Walking distance to most popular places. Perfect for couples. They don’t have a lift but for a short time stay it’s just fine.More

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Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 8 November 2017

Many thanks for your 5 Star review. We are glad that everything was perfect for you, and hope that you will be back in the near future. Next time, before you book, check out the best rates and exclusive deals on our website - guests...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I picked this hotel for its close proximity to Princes Street and other attractions. However, I found the steep climb up Dublin Street to get to these attractions was very laborious for a 71 year old lady. I had a single room which was nice...More

Thank christina t
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded today

Thank you for your review. We have rooms based on the ground floor of the hotel for guests with mobility issues - if you are to return, please request a low floor and we will do our best to arrange this for you. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night in this supposedly 4* Boutique Hotel - though how it is classified as a 4* hotel, I do not know! It comprise several houses, next to each other, which have been made into an hotel. Our room, although quite spacious...More

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Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay. As a listed building, all our rooms are different, and we have rooms on lower for levels for guests who prefer rooms on the ground floor level. Next time, if you are to return,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from an amazing weekend in Edinburgh. We stayed in this hotel which we found pretty contradictory. The rooms were huge & tastefully decorated with a beautiful bathroom. First impressions were very good but little things like really bad water pressure in sinks, limited...More

Thank Louise D
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We will look into each of your points and address them immediately. We often run great offers on our website (where you will find the best possible rates), including room only rates if you would...More

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Description
Welcome to the The Ballantrae Albany Hotel a wonderful Grade A listed Georgian town house building and one of Edinburgh's best boutique hotel's. The Hotel is located in the heart of the lively city of Edinburgh, More just a short walk from the best attractions of the city. The hotel has a total of 42 en-suite rooms all fitted with modern amenities to meet your needs including Satellite TV and tea/coffee making facilities. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$78 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballantrae Albany Edinburgh
,
Hotel Ballantrae Albany
,
Albany Hotel Edinburgh
,
Ballantrae Albany Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
41
Price range
US$78 - US$308 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballantrae Albany Edinburgh
,
Hotel Ballantrae Albany
,
Albany Hotel Edinburgh
,
Ballantrae Albany Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
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Nearby
Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to
malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton
have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a
mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village
found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything
but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street;
even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and
art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The
...More
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CN1951
13 October 2017|
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Response from hil68 | Reviewed this property |
Just breakfast, but lots of restaurants a short walk away.
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AnneF1830
14 March 2017|
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Response from Management360 | Property representative |
Hi There. We are a 10-12 minute walk from Waverley (or about £5 in a taxi)
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JohnrossCarg
3 October 2016|
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Response from jade m |
lots of parking out on the street. couple of pounds for a few hours.however it's free after late afternoon until the morning.
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Room Tips
"Try and get a room on the lower floors!"
NICOL62
1 week ago
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"To choose a good room - choose a different hotel altogether!"
mslainey700
4 Sep 2018
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"Top floor to have no one above you!"
domo64
2 Sep 2018
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"No lifts, so if you struggle with stairs look elswhere"
Aguerrooo
1 Sep 2018
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