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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good23%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    I've been coming here off and on for a few years . Used to be known as george hotel . Been refurbished. Rooms comfortable . Breakfast is a buffet and is very good . You can order poached eggs and maybe other things from kitchen...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The Principal is located in the heart of Edinburgh, in a beautiful historic building on George St., with window boxes overflowing with gorgeous flowers. The lobby, guest rooms, and bars are tastefully decorated in a classic upscale style. Our room was small but the amenities...More

    Thank grandma_sue63
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Greeted very professionally, the room was superb and the breakfast was excellent. I wouldn't hesitate in going back there. Probably the only drawback is the lack of parking but as it is in the middle of the city, it is easy to drop off and...More

    1  Thank Daveliz60
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    One street back from Princes Street, ideally situated within walking distance of Waverley Station. Busy tourist and business hotel, large restaurant and coffee shop, breakfastime can be a little manic. High floors ideal away from traffic noise, Clean and tidy with good facilities.More

    Thank Mike P
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded yesterday

    Dear Mike P, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and publish this review. We have a passionate team of staff here at Principal Edinburgh so I am delighted to read your comments and you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for also...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This hotel is gorgeous and well worth the price. The rooms are exquisite with beautiful furnishings and warm textiles. Most comfortable bed and pillows ever. Bathroom was a tad tiny but clean and sufficient for one person at a time. Views from the room on...More

    Thank Lisa F
    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded yesterday

    Dear Lisa F, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments and post this fantastic 5 star review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your time with us here at Principal Edinburgh and found that our rooms to be 'exquisite with beautiful furnishings...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 165 - USD 417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #17 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #57 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 249
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    • New Town
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    Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
    until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
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    of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
    clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
    helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
    Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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