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The Rutland Hotel
Ranked #8 of 150 Hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
lucyloo28
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Amazing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2012

Brill location, lovely big chic rooms, Straighteners in the room GHD, Bath robes, nice friendly staff, bar is nice, Felt special and would definitely stay again. Little gem !
Ps you must visit The Dome !

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

My wife to be and I stayed at this highly recommended hotel for her Birthday weekend.
Fabulous Suite with a great view of the Castle (shame it was such a small window ,room 12).

The staff were fantastic and very helpful with a genuine smile on their faces always...
Bar downstairs was always busy with trendy financial district types.

he Kyloe restaurant upstairs was the best eating experience of my life (those chips cooked in beef dripping/ MY GOD ! AWESOME).

By the way ! I love this Hotel and will definately stay again and again....

Room Tip: Rooms were extremely hot, get a room with a large window if available....Room 12 had a tiny window...
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  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2012

Just came back from a great stay at The Rutland in Edinburgh. What can I say?? Great big beautiful rooms, with a big bath, really neat and clean, with the most helpful, smiling and friendly staff!! Breakfast is great, the beds are really good - there is nothing to fault on this hotel! And please try the Kyloe Restaurant for the steaks, you will not regret it!! Just remember to tell them that you stay in the hotel so that you get your 20 % discount :) Oh, and they also pull out the extras, because I had mentonied that it was our tenth year anniversary they had put a bottle of wine and a great big rose in our room upon arrival, at no extra charge, it totally made me speechless. The hotel is situated in a great place, you just step out and you are on the main shopping street, and you are also just a couple of minutes walk away from the castle and Royal Mile ( it is uphil to the castle , so regardless where you live, you will break a sweat;D ). I have stayed at luxury boutique hotels in Paris and Vienna too, but this is by far the best. Try it- you want regret it, and if you do- you are simply too picky ;D

  • Stayed February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Frankfurt, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2012

We stayed at the hotel's apartment just down the road from the hotel. It is very tastefully decorated and with excellent equipment - TVs, WLAN etc. The main attraction, however, is the friendly and helpful service provided by the staff both in the hotel and the steak restaurant where we had a very good meal.

The location of the hotel couldn't be better for getting around Edinburgh.

All in all a very well run hotel.


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2012

The location is perfect as end of Prince's Street and great view of castle.

The rooms are very large and good quality trendy decor. However it some places is beginning to look a been worn eg wallpaper coming off and paint chipped.
Rooms are cosy with underfloor heating. However beds are quite soft where I prefer harder. We had junior suite with jacuzzi bath and worth the extra money to get space and view of castle.
Staff were very helpful. There was an 8 hour powercut and they were very responsive and professional.
Steak was one of of the best my husband has ever had - restaurant is expensive but worth it.
This hotel is well deserving of awards it gets !

  • Stayed January 2012, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Property: The Rutland Hotel
Address: 1 - 3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AE, Scotland
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Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#6 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#11 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#17 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
Price range (per night): $189 - $638
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rutland Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Rutland Hotel is set right in the heart of the city centre at the west end of Princes Street boasting exceptional views of Edinburgh Castle. An elegant boutique hotel with twelve beautifully appointed guest rooms and 5 luxury serviced apartments. Three are 2-bedroom and 2 are 1-bedroom, 2 with a private garden. Our guests comfort and enjoyment is at the forefront of our minds with Arran Aromatics toiletries and Nespresso coffee machines coupled with little curios and a well-stocked mini bar in every room. The Rutland Hotel is also home to Kyloe Restaurant and Grill - a glorious gourmet steakhouse and The Huxley, a friendly, homely bar serving great burgers & dogs with carefully crafted cocktails. ... more   less 
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