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9 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh EH7 5AB Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Housekeeping
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews royal terrace no lift calton hill scottish breakfast double bed recommend this hotel within walking distance princess street quiet area room was clean and comfortable central location waverley station quiet at night royal mile the heart of the city pleasant stay short break
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I arrived very early looking to leave off my bag. I was met by a very friendly fellow at the reception who checked his register and informed me I was in luck, my room was ready. The room was basic but had a comfortable bed...More

Thank steven71
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Just home today hotel was nice and cozy we stayed in room 15 my mam became unwell during the night and the lady manager i never got her name was so good and helpful and waited with me while the ambulance arrived and while they...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

We came in the evening, one lady in the reception, who told us right away that she has had a heart operation. We had to carry our bags upstairs, our room was on the top floor and me not being in good shape, thought I...More

1  Thank Axu39
Response from AbbeyHotel E, Manager at Abbey HotelResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks for your review and for your slight exaggerated story...We had had a call a few days before asking about changing your room to a twin as you had booked a double.At no point did you mention anything about being old (so how we where...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Abbey for 3 nights in August. The location was perfect as it was within walking distance to all major attractions, yet far enough away from the Fringe Festival to be quiet at night. The owners and staff were lovely to deal...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I was in Edinburgh for a concert and stayed in this hotel. All staff were very friendly and the owners give it a lovely relaxed feeling. Breakfast was served promptly and was cooked to perfection. My shower room looked newly fitted, because it was immaculate....More

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Description
Situated in an elegant tree-lined terrace, overlooking the Firth of Forth, is the Abbey Hotel (formerly Greenside Hotel). Designed by the renowned architect William Playfair as a family town house for a wealthy More merchant, this is an traditional Georgian building, built in 1820, with many of fine original features still in place. ***NEWLY REFURBISHED RECEPTION & PUBLIC AREAS****PLEASE NOTE RECEPTION IS NOT OPEN 24hrs.*Latest Check-In Time is 10:30PM - Should you have an unscheduled travel delay please call the Hotel to arrange a later check-in.The hotel is ideally situated for both business and leisure guests, being a 10 minute walk from the bustling cosmopolitan heart of the City.Only 10 minutes to Princes Street and Ocean Terminal for the Royal Yacht Brittania. Close to Playhouse Theatre (5 minutes walk), Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, Princes Street (with it's famous gardens and views of Edinburgh Castle).Access to Edinburgh's International Conference Centre, the Airport and motorway networks is very convenient, and Waverley train and St Andrew Square bus station are close by. Our welcoming en-suite rooms offer the discerning traveller all the comforts expected, including Freeview Digital colour television, tea & coffee making facilities, hair dryer and telephone.****Free Wi-Fi (Internet access is available in all bedrooms), also lap-top hire if required********Snacks available within the hotel, upon request*********Local Golf can be arranged*****Most of the hotel's refurbished rooms (new soft furnishings include DUVETS on guest beds, although blankets also provided, if preferred) provide wonderful views over Royal Terrace gardens and out to the Firth of Forth, or the tranquility of our own private gardens to the rear.Edinburgh has all that the visitor could wish for. With many fine art galleries, museums and theatres, a cultural presence is never far away. History is reflected in the Royal Mile, the Palace of Holyrood House and the Castle, all contrasting with the elegant terraces of the 'new town'.As a base for touring, Edinburgh is unbeatable.There is a wide variety of local shopping facilities, including Harvey Nichols, restaurants and bars. Just a few minute's walk from the Omni Centre which boasts a Warner Village Cinema , bars, restaurants, nightclub and comedy venue. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$70 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Greenside Hotel Edinburgh
,
Abbey Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$70 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Greenside Hotel Edinburgh
,
Abbey Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
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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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MeganKP
24 December 2016|
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Response from AbbeyHT | Property representative |
yes if we are told in advance
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CanadianTraveler18
26 April 2015|
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Response from AbbeyHotel E | Property representative |
yes thats fine. Check out time is between 10.30an/11am but we will look after your luggage till later
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Room Tips
"Our view was to the back yard so it was quiet. It was a big room, not cleaned properly."
Axu39
21 Aug 2018
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"Ask for a low level room. Staircase magnificent,but very very steep."
829graemeh
30 Jul 2018
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"Do not ask for gin & tonic, we were told they had no tonic but we could have a gin and Irn Brew !! (The..."
560gedd
25 Jun 2018
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"quiet, best location, cosy, lovely"
CamilaS2963
18 May 2018
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