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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed at the Malmaison in Edinburgh over Easter and while we were really excited by the pictures on the website we were quite disappointed when we got there. It is clean and the location is spot on, but that's about it. It was ridiculously overpriced for what it actually was. The first room we got allocated was tiny, dusty, and...

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Tayport. Fife
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just had another fabulous stay at the Malmaison Edinburgh. As always the standard of accommodation and service was of a very high standard. Fabulous room upgrade and lovely surprise chocolate and card for our Anniversary. The staff were all friendly and welcoming. We will recommend, and we will definitely return

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here as a base for visiting Tom Kitchin's restaurant for which it is ideally situated. The hotel itself is very nice and the room was comfortable and clean. One fault was that there appeared to be only one small lift for guests to get to their rooms. We spent several minutes waiting at times - not ideal. Also,...

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Durham, Uk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well we have just woken up after a dreadful nights sleep here at the Malmaison Edinburgh. Positives: the hotel is lovely. Reception staff were lovely. When we checked in we were told we could upgrade to a suite for £35 - we did as we are here for a special occasion) and are so glad we did. The room is...

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Sbchannel Thank you for taking the time to write your review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am pleased to read that there were so many aspects of your stay that you really enjoyed including my lovely reception team, huge suite and comfy bed. It saddens me to read however that your room was too hot for your liking. I am...

Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable stay. Service ok. Breakfast average. Quiet room enabled a good sleep after a late night. Breakfast choice quite good but nothing really stood out. Friendly service, easy parking and convenient location for nearby restaurants.

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear CuisineCrusader Thank you for taking the time to write this great 4* review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am delighted to read just how much you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Stewart Campbell

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited the Malmaison on quite a few occasions and decided to treat friends for a 60th birthday. When I booked I explained that my husband and our friend were both celebrating 60th birthdays. Katerina welcomed me warmly as a returning guest and informed us that both rooms had been upgraded and had lovely views out over the water,...

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear jaxters, Thank you for taking the time to write this 4* review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am pleased to read that there were many aspects of your stay that you really enjoyed and made the 60th birthday celebration that even more special. Great news too that we managed to find and return your husband's wallet. That must have been...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Slow check in and even slower check out. We were given door keys that didn't work as the locks had just been changed so we had to go back to reception and queue again to get them changed. The room was very comfortable and clean but we had the view of a car park. Breakfast was quite good but we...

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear dadisnest Thank you for taking the time to write this 4* review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am pleased to read that there were many aspects of your stay that you really enjoyed, such as very comfortable room, good breakfast and our great location. Thank you also for highlighting that check-in and out was slower than you expected it to...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed a night on business in April, the hotel sits near the water and it has a great feel inside. The rooms are spacious and had good food and drinks in the bar which served food till 10pm which was handy staying late on business. Will stay again!

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Harry T Thank you for taking the time to write this great 4* review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am delighted to read just how much you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Stewart Campbell

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed an overnight here as we were dining out at the Kitchen (a short walk away). The room was spacious and the staff friendly. Had afternoon tea that was delicious. The breakfast was plentiful and had a good selection (go for the fresh waffles and bacon!) We will be back to stay here again.

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear Genuine_Beefeater Thank you for taking the time to write this great 4* review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am delighted to read just how much you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Stewart Campbell

Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed there for two nights, to take part in the introduction of Bivrost products in the UK market. Small, but modern room with fancy shampoo and shower gel. Excellent breakfast and bar, friendly and polite staff all over, reasonable costs.

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Stewart C, General Manager at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh, responded to this review

Dear GUNNAR-grei Thank you for taking the time to write this great 4* review of Malmaison Edinburgh. I am delighted to read just how much you enjoyed your stay and I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Stewart Campbell

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It's the mother of all Malmaison's. The former house of ill-repute now has a reputation that's second to none, and it's also just a short taxi ride away from Waverley Station. Malmaison Edinburgh bides at Leith (as they say up here), just a stone's throw from the Royal Yacht Britannia, but offering far more funky luxury. Yes, when you want exciting hotels in Edinburgh, this is the King, not the castle. Our Edinburgh hotel puts you close to all of Edinburgh's cobbled splendours, incredible shopping and famous galleries. Then it's back to Mal for Scots dining with a twist, a fine selection of single malts and mojitos in the bar and then back to the slinkiest and most spectacular rooms in the Scots capital. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh

Address: 1 Tower Place | Leith, Edinburgh EH6 7BZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $168 - $421 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh 4*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Edinburgh Malmaison Hotel
Malmaison Edinburgh
Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh Scotland
Hotel Style:
#37 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
#48 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#53 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#59 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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