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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
    011 44 844 854 2910
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    Reviewed 22 March 2016

    Have just spent 4 days at The George. Our room was on the 3rd floor at the back of the hotel and was very quiet. We did have some AC noise but it was a low hum and I think actually lulled me off to...More

    1  Thank robbie-the-robot
    Response from TheGeorgeHotel, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear robbie-the-robot, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay with us. Here at The George we strive to create a truly unique and memorable experience and pride ourselves on service excellence so I am delighted to read your...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2016

    We attended an event at the George Hotel yesterday. The ticket cost £40 which included a meal and disco. The meal was truly the worst. The rice was uncooked and when we complained it was replaced with frozen chips - completely inedible. There was no...More

    4  Thank Mohammad Reza M
    Reviewed 22 March 2016

    On Saturday the 19th March, my daughter and now son-in-law celebrated their wedding ceremony and reception. From the minute the hotel was approached about being a potential venue, to the day after the wedding when collecting cake stands, lost property and surplus cake, the George...More

    1  Thank Pat G
    Response from TheGeorgeHotel, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear Pat G, Thank you for taking the time to post a review from your daughter’s wedding. It really is a privilege to host such special events and to share this time with the family so I am delighted that you enjoyed the day. The...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2016

    This hotel has been going through a refurbishment which is of a very high standard. The double room we were given was not very spacious but was never the less more than large enough, both the room and en-suite were spotless with quality fixtures throughout...More

    Thank william t b
    Response from TheGeorgeHotel, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear William t b, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The George Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and were well looked after by our team. Although parking can sometimes be difficult in the city...More

    Reviewed 21 March 2016

    My partner and myself stayed in this hotel in March, it was very good, staff were very friendly and the bedroom had recently been updated. We had been upgraded to a superior room at check in which was nice so don't know what the standard...More

    Thank Adfter
    Response from TheGeorgeHotel, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh George StreetResponded 23 March 2016

    Dear Adfter, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at The George Hotel and for awarding us with this great 5 star review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and found that breakfast was excellence. May I...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • USD 137 - USD 543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #19 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
    • #58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
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    • Number of rooms
    • 249
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    New Town
    Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
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    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 swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
    Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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    9 January 2018|
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    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Good afternoon Wanderer2210, Certainly we can store your luggage as long as you need. You would just get a ticket by our concierge for your luggage and enjoy the city again then. If there is anything else we may assist... More
    30 December 2017|
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    Response from Kgnof1977 | Reviewed this property |
    Have a look at The Dome, a restaurant just across the road. It’s truly spectacular and I see some reviews show that they do serious Christmas decorations. The food is good, but it’s the surroundings that will blow you away... More
    7 November 2017|
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    Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
    Dear Wendy, We have superior double room with both kind of bathroom. Just contact our guest relations team and we will make sure to allocate the right one for you. Kind regards Chiara Candiano
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