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    The Howard

    0.5 km from Edinburgh centre
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    34 Great King Street, Edinburgh EH3 6QH, Scotland
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    All reviews butler service drawing room head butler trinity suite terrace suite huge bathroom small hotel tea and coffee roll top bath separate shower four poster bed lovely hotel beautiful room boutique hotel breakfast was delicious full scottish breakfast stayed for nights fantastic stay atholl abercrombie
    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    It was a relative who recommended this hotel. From the moment I entered the Hotel, it's actually three houses from the 1820s cleverly blended into one Hotel, it was unbelievable service . Nothing was too much trouble. Adored the Butler Service . It's real old...More

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    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The Howard

    Thank you for taking the time to share your generous impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We were particularly pleased to hear that you made good use of our dedicated butler servce and...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

    If you like modern hotels with quirky artwork and funky decor then this isn't for you. However if you like old fashioned opulence and comfort then this ticks all the boxes, from the minute we arrived to the minute we left the staff couldn't be...More

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    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The Howard

    Thank you for taking the time to share your generous impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We were particularly pleased to hear that you made good use of our dedicated butler servce and...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

    A truly 5 star experience. The rooms are beautiful and very comfortable. Dining and drinking are top quality. The butler service to bring you tea and coffee in your room or press your shirt or suit is un-parralleled. Discreet, convenient, understated. Go.More

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    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The Howard

    thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay at The Howard Hotel. I have shared your kind words with our team, who are thankful for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon at The Howard. Andrew Smith Head Butler/Deputy...

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    Excellent hotel in handy location 10-15 minute walk to Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle. We arrived early, and were provided with coffee whilst our was prepared. Wonderful staff, nothing is too much. Couldn't recommend highly enough.More

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    Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The Howard

    thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay at The Howard Hotel. I have shared your kind words with our team, who are thankful for your comments. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon at The Howard. Andrew Smith Head Butler/Deputy...

    Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

    I booked the Howard for a surprise trip for myself and my mum, I wanted to stay somewhere special for my mums first time in Edinburgh and I cannot say we were disappointed! The hotel is just fabulous, small but so grand at the same...More

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    Nearby
    New Town
    Suits and shopping bags rule the streets
    of New Town, until after dark when strappy
    dresses come out to play. This is the
    city’s central business district with its
    smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and
    many of the city’s flashiest restaurants
    and ritziest clubs. The architecture along
    roads like George Street helps give it a
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    Nearby Attractions
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    1,914 reviews
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    6 reviews
    .22 km away
    The Sutton Gallery
    9 reviews
    .17 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    traveller12557
    on the Choice hotel website which is part of the Ascend collection, it mentions The Howard hotel has guest laundry, does anyone know if this is still correct, thanks.
    22 January 2017|
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    Response from droppinout | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, we had laundry done while we stayed there. There was an extra charge, I think but it was reasonable.
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    Lauren M
    Do they have a babysitting service?
    26 September 2016|
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    Response from Andrew S |
    the hotels does not have a babysitting service but the team of butlers would be able to assist you by contacting a babysitting agency and organising it.
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    GORDON S
    are there any lifts in hotel
    24 September 2016|
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    Response from Brooke A | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, the staff also carry your luggage and cannot do enough to assist you
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    Room Tips
    "The mews (cottage) in the back has 2 bedrooms and a full kitchen. Great choice for a family!"
    forsalebysandy, 8 days agoRead review
    "My room overlooked the front"
    lucybee03796, 9 days agoRead review
    "Hanover was a spacious room on the ground floor. Lovely."
    MuffinManMatty, 18 days agoRead review
    "It is on a quiet street - in 3 old Georgian townhouses. Each room is unique."
    Cate190, 1 month agoRead review
    "Hanover, on the ground floor."
    LaurieL50LJJ, 2 months agoRead review
    "All fantasic"
    Howard W, 2 months agoRead review
    "In a quiet area, all rooms fine."
    mandy332, 3 months agoRead review
    "We had a lovely suite - so if staying for a special occasion its worth asking for an upgrade, or at least..."
    Philippa1969, 4 months agoRead review
    "The Garden Mews is great for families."
    TXFmGirl, 4 months agoRead review
    "First floor (one level above street) better than "terrace" for light."
    StumblePins, 5 months agoRead review
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