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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
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly I’d like to say that the reception staff we encountered were very polite and friendly and the hotel from the outside looked really authentic and pretty, situated on a historic row of Edinburgh. We were in a ground floor room, which was nicely decorated...More

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Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your review. As a listed building, we cannot install air conditioning into the hotel, but we do have fans available on request. For legal reasons, we need to restrict the amount that the windows can be opened. We are sorry about the...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

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

Good hotel , excellent location just around the corner from Harvey Nichols .... we were in the roof lots and lots of stairs , not for the unfit as no lift .... WiFi as mentioned by all not available in rooms but at least we...More

Thank adrianmI4028MX
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay, with the city centre location perfect for you. We will check out the water tank noise you mention and fix the issue if needed. We hope that you will return...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is in a great location for the price. It is decorated nicely and was exactly what we needed- a comfy base to enjoy Edinburgh. The breakfast is continental so don’t expect a cooked breakfast but did include salmon. The staff were all very...More

Thank Anna L
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your review.. We are glad that everything was perfect for you, and hope that you will be back again in the near future. Next time - before you book - make sure to check out the best possible rates and exclusive offers...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for two nights. On arrival the receptionist was lovely and happy to take show us to our room which we had been upgraded to the honeymoon suite at no extra charge. Breakfast was offered at an extra cost which...More

Thank HollyKing12
Response from Management360, Manager at Ballantrae Albany HotelResponded 3 days ago

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US$115 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#65 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$115 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#65 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 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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"No lift so best to have a ground floor room."
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