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    The Ballantrae Hotel

    8 - 12 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland
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    Overview
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    “cold meats” (12 reviews)
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    Reviewed 27 September 2015

    First impression was nice , friendly staff , clean and centrally located . At £249 B&B was ridiculous , the room was lovely , no bottle of water in the room and no glass to drink tap water . The mattress was not comfortable ,...More

    2  Thank Paulbh0y
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 28 September 2015

    Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you found the hotel to be overpriced, but we find that our rates are competitive and in line with other hotels based in the heart of Edinburgh city centre. Kind regards, The Ballantrae Hotel Team

    Reviewed 25 September 2015 via mobile

    We were only there for 2 nights but were greeted by nice and polite staff. The room was a nice size and very clean and even though the hotel is right near a main nightlife area there was no noise. The only reason this is...More

    Thank Angec75
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 28 September 2015

    Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope that you return again soon. Make sure to check out the great, exclusive deals and best rates on our website before you make your reservation. Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

    This hotel is in a great location. 15 minute walk from the Royal Mile and 10 minute walk from Rose Street. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and the breakfast has a great selection. The stair climb to the top...More

    Thank HorseLover15
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 28 September 2015

    Many thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the hotel and our breakfast. If you were to stay with us again, make sure to check out our website for the best possible rates and exclusive offers. We hope to see...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2015

    Should not really praise this hotel as we probably will have difficulty returning. Close to main bus and tram terminus, Rose Street and Playhouse this small hotel is in a superb position. The room we had was huge complete with two x thee seater sofas....More

    Thank whb08
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 14 September 2015

    Thank you for your 5 Star Review. If you are to stay with us again, and we will allocate you a quiet room. Kind regards, The Ballantrae Hotel Team

    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    Welcomed with friendliness and warmly by staff shown to our room in the basement but overlooking the rambling garden. The room was nicely decorated and the bath and shower were lovely and clean. The rest of the hotel was magnificent in architecture and decoration.The bar/lounge...More

    Thank Peckoverman
    Response from Management360, Manager at The Ballantrae HotelResponded 14 September 2015

    Many thanks for your five star review. We are glad that you enjoyed everything at the Ballantrae during the Festival and Tattoo, and we hope to see you again soon. Be sure to book next time through our website for the best possible rates and...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • USD 66 - USD 346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    • Broughton & Calton
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    Judith B
    26 August 2017|
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    Response from Filipa P | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, just as Craig C mentioned.
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    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Filipa P | Reviewed this property |
    I'm really sorry I haven't seen this earlier. Hope you enjoyed your stay !
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