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    The Scotsman Hotel

    20 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1YT, Scotland
    011 44 131 322 1285
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 13 August 2014

    We stayed here for four nights in July and had a fantastic time, and excellent service. I'd like to thank Gillian, Ivor, and Barry in particular for their help and attention (and advice on the best Indian place nearby). We stayed in room 304, and...More

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    Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Customer Service and Administration Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 25 August 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to record your positive comments regarding your recent visit to the Scotsman Hotel. As you will be aware, normally avenues such as Trip Advisor are utilised for the negative aspects; making your kind words appreciated that little bit more....More

    Reviewed 13 August 2014

    1) If you have problems walking this hotel is not for you, NO PARKING ON SITE only parking is 10 to 15 minutes away in Waverley Station uphill walk to the hotel, the hotel offer a discount on the parking but still expect to pay...More

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    Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Customer Service and Administration Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 25 August 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to record your comments, I would like to firstly apologies as well as respond to the points you have made. Although we don’t provide a car park at the hotel; our guests receive a discounted rate at the local...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2014

    We were a party of 6, taking my mother in law out for her birthday. I was disappointed to be taken to a room at the back of the hotel, and would have preferred to be seated in the brasserie at the front. Portions were...More

    2  Thank Penguinz
    Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Customer Service and Administration Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 25 August 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to record your comments regarding your afternoon tea here at the Scotsman hotel. I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed to be seated in our drawing room, I am pleased however that you did indeed enjoy your...More

    Reviewed 10 August 2014

    Fantastic central location! Ivor the porter and his tartan trousers will stay with me forever lovely attentive guy, breakfast choice was great including continental, Scottish or even eggs Benedict, the room was huge with rooftop views of the royal mike, comfortable and homely, we took...More

    Thank Jamie416
    Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Customer Service and Administration Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 25 August 2014

    Thank you for taking the time to post such a wonderful review regarding your stay with us here at the Scotsman. We are very proud that each of our stay knows the importance of making our guests feel welcome and I will personally pass your...More

    Reviewed 9 August 2014

    We have always wanted to stay at The Scotsman - now I'm not sure why. The hallways and carpets were shabby, room was ordinary and fitted with badly-made built-ins. You would think that a luxury hotel would merit a step up from instant coffee in...More

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    • US$131 - US$429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #45 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #45 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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    Response from Irenee H | Reviewed this property |
    Pool & Spa is completely shut down in March, no access what so ever. When I expressed my disappointment, they told me to jog outside. 🤣
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    Yes it does...
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    Response from Ann-Victoria M | Reviewed this property |
    twin rooms. phone & explain to the staff & they'll help.
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