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Balmore House

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice size room in loft conversion, friendly staff, easy access either walking (10-15 mins) to city centre, or bus stop short distance from property, also close to The Meadows for a break from the city, would stay again, friendly staff

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I spent 5 nights at Balmore House. We had a room on the top floor of the property next door. It was at the rear of the property with a lovely view of the gardens. It was quiet and we slept well....More

Thank Ros W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only just arrived, but writing this review early because I already don’t like the place. To be fair, booking.com does warn of the late arrival fine, but I only read it after I phoned from Birmingham to say I’d be late and was told this...More

Thank P1BRX
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I was expecting a single room as that's what I booked but arrived to find a double bed which was nice, no extra charge either It's new to me to have to chose your cooked breakfast the day before, to prevent waste, not a bad...More

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We arrived to a reasonable but not friendly welcome.Given Keys for anexe across the road although booked months in advance,not in Main B and B. Positives include ; short walk to City attractions, cheaper than other places. Negatives; needs some TLC! Cleanliness not the best,...More

Thank Mandy M
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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Balmore House Hotel Edinburgh
Balmore House Edinburgh, Scotland
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Traveller (255)
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Pauline J | Reviewed this property |
Low cost? 175 pound a night.a clean comfy beds with a clean shower and curtains that close would be a start. oh and basic customer service would help
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28 September 2014|
Response from Pauline J | Reviewed this property |
they dont have basic cleaning skills, so dont expect a hair dryer!
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"loft conversion room was nice size"
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"Ask which floor it's on and which half of the building"
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"Stay somewhere else."
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"Try and get room in main building."
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