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    The Ballantrae Hotel

    8 - 12 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “cold meats” (11 reviews)
    “tram stop” (12 reviews)
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    #124 of 150 hotels in Edinburgh
     
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I forgot to mention in my previous review that there is no internet in this "hotel" and no proper breakfast. The bed also was very old with a bump in the middle and teared up bed sheet. All they had was moths all over the...More

    1  Thank karinekarine00
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here for 3 nights while in Edinburgh and were pleasantly surprised when we checked in, our room was on the 4th floor and both the bedroom and bathroom were huge! Staff were friendly, and polite and rooms cleaned daily. Location is great! And...More

    Thank HPH88
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae Hotel

    Many thanks for your review - we are glad that your stay was perfect for you, and that you would strongly recommend us as venue for future guests. Next time, before you book, make sure to check out the great rates on our Facebook Page...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    Beläget endast 100 meter från ändhållplatsen med "the tram" från flygplatsen. Mycket smidigt att ta sig dit. Vi fick ett...More

    Thank Nisse A
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel is in a very cool place : close to one of the tram stops, museum, food shops and the centre itself. You can go all around the city just walking. Our bedroom was bigger than what we expected with a single extra bed...More

    Thank Filipa P
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae Hotel

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the hotel, and that you found the location perfect and your bedroom spacious. We believe that the rates we charge are very competitive for the quality...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We visited the Ballantrae Hotel on York Place exactly 2 years ago and stayed in the Family Room with our 2 daughters. We absolutely loved it and couldnt stop recommending it. the room was impressive and the only snag was the noise from the tram...More

    Thank Colin M
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae Hotel

    Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay. You had booked a standard twin room (with two single beds), but when you called to explain that it was an anniversary break away, we up-graded you free of charge to one of our...More

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    AndyBatz
    Hi, I'm staying at the Ballentrae Hotel towards the end of the month and was just wondering if anyone could recommend just once thing I need to do or visit whilst I'm there. I usually get home and people say "did you do this, or did you go to .....? This time I want to be prepared! Thanks
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    "it is better to stay in a hostel than in this so called "hotel". Run away from this place."
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    "cant be honest as first room was road level and noisy, back room was quiet but no view and darkish"
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    "For the best view ask for a room at the back on the top floor."
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    "Avoid upper floors as there is no lift."
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