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Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First

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Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Stayed here for a conference I was attending onsite. Room quite fine, very good buffet breakfast. My only problem was with the staff on reception who were efficient but so focused on saying their Spiel about the accommodation and where my room was located that...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from DominicL1238, Manager at Pollock Halls - Edinburgh FirstResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your stay with us. We are glad that you found the buffet to be nice. Thank you for your other comments too, if you wanted to contact me to discuss further please do message me. We hope you choose to stay with...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Pollock Halls is an accommodation complex for Edinburgh University, which is open to the public outside term times. This includes during the Edinburgh Fringe, when I stayed there during which time accommodation is expensive and hard to find. Although the accommodation is basic, comprising in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank jonathansG8732OA
Response from DominicL1238, Manager at Pollock Halls - Edinburgh FirstResponded 3 October 2018

Dear Jonathan, Thank you so much for staying with us. We hope you enjoyed our rooms and we are glad you found them to be of great value. We hope you choose to stay with us again. Kind Regards, Dominic

Reviewed 28 September 2018

When we arrived I had some issues with our booking as well as a few special requests, the woman I was talking to (Lori I believe?) was lovely and helped us with every question or issue we had during our stay. Nice addition that you...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from DominicL1238, Manager at Pollock Halls - Edinburgh FirstResponded 3 October 2018

Dear Sarah, Thank you so much for staying with us and for your kind comments. We hope you enjoyed the use of the gym and we hope you choose to stay with us again soon. Kind Regards, Dominic

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Polloc Halls is just 10/15 minutes away from Waverly Station and at hand from the city Centre. Its convenient location and excellent facilities make it my choice in future trips to Edinburgh. Friendly staff, clean and comfortable rooms- though smallish, wonderful view, outstanding breakfast.

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from DominicL1238, Manager at Pollock Halls - Edinburgh FirstResponded 18 September 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for staying with us and your wonderful comments. We hope to see you here again soon. Kind Regards, Dominic

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Rooms were neat, tidy, lighted and properly ventilated. The room had heaters and night was comfortable in a relatively cozy bed. The room has one wash basin helpfully. Closets are large and accommodate stuff necessary for a month easily. The room comes with an electric...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dhana P
Response from DominicL1238, Manager at Pollock Halls - Edinburgh FirstResponded 11 September 2018

Dear Dhana, Thank you for staying with us and for your wonderful comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in Edinburgh and found it easy to get around the Pollock campus. We hope you choose to stay with us again. Kind Regards, Dominic

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Pollock Halls is the perfect choice for larger groups and budget travellers visiting during the spring and summer. Our campus accommodation offers good value in a great location and you can look forward to a hearty More breakfast in the Restaurant @ JMCC. Servery lunch and dinner are also available during the summer months. The cafe bar @ JMCC serves good food, fine wine, beers and spirits. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Conference Facilities
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
1,800
Price range
US$88 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pollock Halls - Edinburgh 1st
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Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hotel Edinburgh
,
First Hotel Edinburgh
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Edinburgh First Hotel
,
Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
1,800
Price range
US$88 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pollock Halls - Edinburgh 1st
,
Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Hotel Edinburgh
,
First Hotel Edinburgh
,
Edinburgh First Hotel
,
Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Room & Suite (63)
Dining (21)
Pool & Beach (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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DeidreMitchell
6 September 2018|
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Response from DominicL1238 | Property representative |
Hi there, During student time we have two onsite hotels called Masson House and Salisbury Green both of which have double beds. If you'd like to make a booking do email bed.breakfast@ed.ac.uk . Kind Regards, Dominic
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"Stayed at Grant building and had a view of the Arthur's seat"
skyde_k
21 Aug 2018
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"Twin rooms have on suite , some rooms have shared bathrooms"
marghammo
18 Aug 2018
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"Chancellors Court is excellent and quiet neat reception and restaurant/bar"
60stravellingcouple
17 Aug 2018
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"3016 was a nice room and fairly easy to access."
Ghostcymru13
22 Jul 2018
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