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Ballantrae West End Hotel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible21%
14 Oct 2017
“Inconvenient ”
4 May 2017
“Not bad for one night”
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 October 2016

This place needs some TLC. Light bulbs missing, cracks in the tiles, tape round the shower head holding it together, wifi didn't work. The breakfast was also very disappointing. Just a few over-sugared cereals, tasteless white bread, some apples and pretty tasteless coffee. It took...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

3 star hotel? I would describe it more like a 2 star in a grand house. Location: Great if you don’t mind the mile walk from Waverley rail station. It’s easy to find too. Safe location, between streets full of expensive town houses and apartments,...More

1  Thank Christie A
Reviewed 9 October 2016

At first sight the building is a gorgeous Victorian big-sized row house, facing a crescent with a closed garden. Inside, most of the style was kept, and all the modern features are just the necessary bits. Our room was on the second floor, I think...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Recently stayed at the ballantrae on York place for a long weekend , very well situated and really friendly staff especially "Mazz" wouldn't hesitate to book on our next visit ! We had a three bedded room which was more than big enough for the...More

Thank mick j
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Do not stay here. This hotel is far from the 3 stars it advertises itself as. Our room was so damp that the wallpaper was coming off the walls. The bathroom was covered in black mould and so were the windows in the bedroom. The...More

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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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"Do not go here all rooms I saw were the same the only positive is the distance to Edinburgh city centre"
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"Somewhere Else"
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"Wifi was only one side of room so if this is vital maybe check when booking"
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"The bach view is pretty."
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