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Balmore House

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  • Average22%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Rooftop Bar
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsdouble bed and a single bedsmoked salmon and scrambled eggsfamily roomtop floorcity centremin walkprinces streetedinburgh castleroyal milebus stopguesthousegrassmarketuniversity
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

OK so if you are lucky you might get to stay in Balmore house that looks fine on Internet & in the flesh. However when you arrive there you may get put in a nice room there get told there made a terrible mistake &...More

2  Thank 33Sama
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The Location is excellent, and the rooms a very clean and pleasant. We were put in a different annex house across the road but it was a very short walk from the main house. The waffles for breakfast actually turned out to b croissants, but...More

1  Thank Eve M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

really nice place , good price , amazing nice staff really cudnt finde better place !!!! thank you to all staff hor making my day so nice there , its 10 min walk to city center so u dont need to take taxi or bus...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

To be honest, I didn't like anything about this place. I wanted to leave as soon as I arrived and saw the place. I wish I had read the reviews on here as my experience matches so many experiences other people have had. - The...More

2  Thank fstoneyCambridge
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Easily the worst place i've ever stepped foot in. I booked this place om Booking.com as it looked affordable and good value for money - I turned up half an hour early in the hope i'd be able to leave my bag in there, nobody...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$57 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$57 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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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
Sandra C
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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"Our twin double room on the ground floor in the annex was comfortable enough, and had ample hanging space."
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