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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

39-47 Albany Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3QY

+44 131 556 0397

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About Ballantrae Albany Hotel, Edinburgh

Value for money

Housed within a historic building in the heart of Edinburgh, the Ballantrae Albany Hotel sits within what was actually four townhouses. It's a 4-star rated property that has rooms and decor influenced by the period from when the building originated. The reception desk always has someone working to help you with whatever you need during your stay. The property includes an in-house bar so you can relax with a drink. You'll find breakfast available every morning at the hotel. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the property, too. Other available services include luggage storage, ticket assistance, and daily housekeeping. All of the 42 rooms at the Ballantrae Albany Hotel were recently given new life in a refurbishment. Your room choices include single, double, twin, executive double, honeymoon, and family. The executive-level rooms have little extras like robes and slippers. You'll have extra space and a separate sitting area. In-room amenities found in all rooms include coffeemakers, cable TVs, desks, and private bathrooms. You won't have to venture far from the hotel to find many dining options. You can walk to the Educated Flea, which is just steps out the front doors of the Ballantrae Albany Hotel. There's a wine bar right there, too, called Pickles. You'll also find Kahani Indian Restaurant and Fortitude Coffee Merchants within five minutes on foot. The Edinburgh Playhouse Theater is a four-minute walk from the hotel. You will be about 14 minutes from the Royal Mile. Edinburgh Castle can be reached from this location in just under 20 minutes if you're walking.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safe
  • Storage available
  • Ticket service

Services and conveniences

  • 24hr front desk
  • Ticket service


  • Bar/Lounge


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Free Wi-Fi

Places of interest near Ballantrae Albany Hotel

Attractions in Edinburgh, Scotland curated by momondo

Ballantrae Albany Hotel location: 39-47 Albany Street, Edinburgh, EH1 3QY


Edinburgh Waverley Station0.4 mi
Princes Street Gardens0.5 mi
The Royal Mile0.6 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Haldanes at the Albany0.0 mi
Khushi Punjabi0.1 mi
The Liquor Library0.1 mi
Smoke Stack0.1 mi

Ballantrae Albany Hotel Reviews

GoodBased on 1786 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Lovely room and friendly staff (in 400 reviews)
  • Room and bathroom spotlessly clean. (in 388 reviews)
  • Excellent location and beautiful rooms! (in 338 reviews)
Cons -
  • The hotel was a disappointment. (in 80 reviews)
  • The breakfast staff were awful. (in 80 reviews)
  • Poor shower dirty with mould. (in 43 reviews)

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Frequently asked questions

  • Ballantrae Albany Hotel is typically below the average price of 4 star hotels in Edinburgh. On average, you can expect to pay $307 per night in Edinburgh. Ballantrae Albany Hotel typically costs $71 per night, which is $236 cheaper than the Edinburgh average.

  • If you're looking to go directly from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Ballantrae Albany Hotel, expect a 21min drive as they are around 7.1 mi apart.

  • Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Ballantrae Albany Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Edinburgh Turnhouse.

  • Judging by our data, Ballantrae Albany Hotel does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Ballantrae Albany Hotel at +44 131 556 0397.

  • Ballantrae Albany Hotel is 0.4 mi away from the city center of Edinburgh, where you can find interesting sights such as National Library Of Scotland.

  • You can reach the main line at +44 131 556 0397.

  • Yes, Ballantrae Albany Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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