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The Edinburgh Residence
Ranked #61 of 151 Hotels in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 20 February 2012

Once again it was aperfect stay, beautiful suite, breakfast in your room fantastic I love this hotel.

  • Stayed: February 2012, travelled as a couple
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Celia H, Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2012

Dear TripAdvisor Member,

What a wonderful review to read! All of us here at The Edinburgh Residence are committed to ensuring all our guests enjoy a truly memorable stay with us and it great to hear we hit the mark, again.

We look forward to welcoming you back.

Best Wishes,

Celia Hague
Resort Manager

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Reviewed 30 January 2012

Recently stayed here with my husband. We were given room 30 which has a castle view. Room was lovely, massive bedroom area that you could close the
Curtains so if someone was wanting to sleep & the other person wanted to watch tv the light wouldn't annoy them! Lovely living area with couches & dining area.
Lovely big bathroom with big bath!
Room had nespresso machine, microwave, kettle & a range of glasses- even champagne flutes! We normally always take a bottle of wine when we are staying in a hotel so nice to have the glasses already in the room!
Breakfast was served in our room- you tick your selection from a large list, hand it in to the reception & arrives at your specified time. Nice treat to have breakfast in your room. I often do this whilst travelling with work but you are always charged extra for this- not the case here!!

Overall a lovely stay & we will definitely return!!

  • Stayed: January 2012
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Celia H, Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2012

Dear SarahandChris,

Many thanks for recommending The Edinburgh Residence to other TripAdvisor members and sharing some photo’s of Suite 30 that you stayed in. As a regular TripAdvisor reviewer, your comments are very much appreciated.

Our spacious suites are all individually designed and therefore each Suite has a different feel to it, though of course all in keeping with an elegant, traditional theme. Next time you stay with us, why not ask for a Suite facing the rear of the property and this time enjoy a view over the Dean Village to the Firth of Forth and beyond. A number of our suites feature a Jacuzzi bath, or a free standing roll top bath – the perfect way to relax after a day of sightseeing; shopping or working! And so as you’re not lonely in the large bathroom – there’s a rubber duck to keep you company.

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back to The Edinburgh Residence soon.

Warm Regards,

Celia Hague
Resort Manager

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Reviewed 22 January 2012

We just love The Edinburgh Residence and go every year, so of course looking forward very much to our annual stay there again in 2012. The Residence is delightful, in that it is in one of the best locations in Edinburgh, and the ambience, the staff, the facilities, the food and the general running of this place and fantastic rooms makes it a joy to return to each day and of course every year! Edinburgh has lots to offer within easy walking distance. Further afield there are many wonderful locations to visit and then return again to 'your home' for a comfortable sleep. It doesn't get much better than this in life.

  • Stayed: June 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 January 2012

I have stayed at The Edinburgh Residence twice for business and I would love to stay there on a romantic break. The staff are v friendly, the room service v tasty and they have excellent rooms, with v comfy beds.

I didn't want to get up in the morning!

  • Stayed: January 2012, travelled on business
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Thank Bahar321
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Celia H, Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2012

Dear Bahar321,

Thank you for recommending The Edinburgh Residence on TripAdvisor. To be described as “faultless” is truly wonderful and it is great that we are achieving our aim of ensuring that all our guests enjoy a memorable stay with us.

Our guests can order some delicious food from our Room Service Menu at any time of the day or night and unlike other hotels, we do not apply any additional tray charges. With all our luxury Suites being larger than your average hotel room there is plenty of space to enjoy your room service meal either at the dining table (we will even set the dining table in your Suite for you should you wish); or on the sofa (maybe whilst watching one of the DVD’s from our DVD library) or on your large and comfortable double bed.

We are delighted to hear you are already becoming a regular guest and hope to be able to welcome you for either business or leisure again soon.

Kind Regards,

Celia Hague
Resort Manager

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Reviewed 16 January 2012

We were upgraded to the top suite overlooking the countryside. The men at the front desk were so helpful. This place was great. We were walking distance to the center of the city but out of the hustle bustle of city life. There were very nice restaurants a very short distance away. At the end of a busy touring day it felt like coming home.

Room Tip: If possible upgrade to the top floor. The views are beautiful. It's a very quiet building.
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  • Stayed: May 2011, travelled as a couple
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Celia H, Manager at The Edinburgh Residence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2012

Dear nricks,

It was a pleasure to read your recommendation of The Edinburgh Residence on TripAdvisor and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

As you said in your review, The Edinburgh Residence has the enviable location of being a short walk from the main city centre tourist attractions and restaurants, but yet also in quiet surroundings. And should you encounter a rainy Edinburgh day and not wish to venture out our onsite Number Seven restaurant serves lunch and dinner daily, offering British cuisine with a contemporary twist.

You can enjoy the views over the Dean Village, towards the Firth of Forth and beyond whilst enjoying Afternoon Tea in our Drawing Room, which will shortly be refurbished as part of our continual redecoration programme.

Your comments regarding the friendly service you received from our team will be passed on to them all.

Thank you again for taking the time to share your recommendation on TripAdvisor. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Warm Regards,

Celia Hague
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Additional Information about The Edinburgh Residence

Address: 7 Rothesay Terrace, Edinburgh EH3 7RY, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#33 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#42 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Price Range: AU$183 - AU$502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Edinburgh Residence 5*
Number of rooms: 29
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Edinburgh Residence is a collection of 29 elegant, 5-star hotel suites through three adjoining Victorian houses in the West End of Edinburgh. Categorized as 'Classic,' 'Grand' and 'Town House,' the 5-star suites are more like apartments, with magnificent proportions that really allow you to spread out and make yourself at home. In some, the sitting rooms are adjoining, and in others they are self-contained. ... more   less 
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