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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Free Parking
Pool
4 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
Offers from Ballantrae Albany Hotel
Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After taking a late flight from London, I arrived in Edinburgh around midnight. Needless to say, I was exhausted after being up all day traveling. I just wanted a hotel room without any problems, forget any deluxe amenities. I check in and go to my...More

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Hotel's Favourite
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

Thank EFdezC
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 via mobile

Room 402. Room was tiny. Couldn't hang clothes in the wardrobe as they had placed a set of shelves inside. Bathroom was that small they didn't even have space to hang toilet roll next to toilet,. Had to store our case in the bath. Shutters...More

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

Many thanks for your review. The hotel is five town houses interlinked, and all our rooms are different. If you are to return, please request a large room and we will do our best to allocate you one. We are glad that you liked the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

hotel is pretty cosy and spacious with a really nice bathroom! it is located 10 min away from the main station, but the walk on the way is lovely. it is pretty near to the city centre as well (< 10-15 min walk) so getting...More

Thank KhyTheng Q
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and that you would liek to return for anothe rstay. Next time, before you book, be sure to check out the best possible rates and special offers on our Facebook Page and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was just about ok to be honest, the boutique image that it perceives is glorified and to be honest they would be better saying its a good B&B as thats what it would be IMO. The breakfast selection was very very poor and...More

Thank LaveryGJ
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed with breakfast. We often get good feedback on the choice on our breakfast buffet. We always offer a reduced rate room only rate which excludes breakfast for guests who would like breakfast elsewhere. We hope that...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$110 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#66 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#66 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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Anne F
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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"Lower ground floor rooms might be better, I was on the top floor and the room was very warm, with sash..."
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"Lower floor means less steps to take your luggage"
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"Higher floor, basements didn't seem attractive option."
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"good stamina needed for the top floor rooms as no lifts and a huge spiral staircase!"
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