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9.4

The Balmoral Hotel

1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ, United Kingdom
9.4
Overall Excellent
Based on 1,634 reviews
$181
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1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ, United Kingdom
Check-in
From 3:00 PM
Check-out
Prior to 12:00 PM
About

Set in Edinburgh, The Balmoral Hotel is a five-minute walk from Princes Street and offers a sauna, an indoor pool and a Turkish steam bath. It is set amongst a variety of popular eateries and is minutes on foot from Edinburgh Bus Station. A wide range of premium services are available for guests of The Balmoral Hotel, like an express check-in and check-out feature, 24-hour room service and valet parking. It offers child-minding services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates 24 hours a day. The hotel also features a well-equipped gym. Rooms at the hotel feature cable/satellite channels, hair dryers and mini bars. Individual bathrooms are equipped with bathrobes, a shower and a bathtub. Internet access, a radio and a marble bathroom can also be found in each. The Balmoral Hotel's premium facilities comprise a relaxed bar and an on-site restaurant. Guests are able to enjoy afternoon tea, which is served every day at the hotel. The Balmoral Hotel is also moments from the area's well-known restaurants and bars, plus St Giles Cathedral is a 10-minute stroll away. University of Edinburgh, National Museum of Scotland and Royal Mile are also found within a 20-minute walk away.

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Cleanliness
9.7
/10
Comfort
9.6
/10
Location
9.8
/10
Services
9.4
/10
Staff
9.6
/10
Value for money
8.6
/10
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Amenities
Pool
Pets
Spa
Fitness Center
Restaurant
Bar/Nightclub
Kids programming
Room Service
Parking
Laundry
Business center
No Smoking
Wi-Fi
AC
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Frequently Asked Questions

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How far is The Balmoral Hotel from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

Drive distance from Edinburgh Turnhouse to The Balmoral Hotel and vice versa is 7.1 mi and the overall drive time is about 21min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

What is the best way to get to The Balmoral Hotel from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

With parking available at The Balmoral Hotel, you could always rent a car for as low as $22/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Edinburgh Turnhouse to The Balmoral Hotel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

Is The Balmoral Hotel pet-friendly?

Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at The Balmoral Hotel.

Are there food options at The Balmoral Hotel?

Yes, The Balmoral Hotel does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Edinburgh for those looking for something different. Guests staying at The Balmoral Hotel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

Does The Balmoral Hotel have a pool?

The Balmoral Hotel does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

How close is The Balmoral Hotel to Edinburgh city center?

The Balmoral Hotel is just 0.3 mi away from Edinburgh city center. The closest landmark to the center of Edinburgh is National Library Of Scotland, which is very accessible to The Balmoral Hotel guests.

What is the phone number for The Balmoral Hotel?

For assistance from an employee at The Balmoral Hotel please call +44 131 556 2414.

Does The Balmoral Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Balmoral Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at The Balmoral Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym available to guests of The Balmoral Hotel. For gym hours, it is best to ask the front desk clerk during check-in.

Places of interest closest to The Balmoral Hotel
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Sightseeing
175 yd away
Waverley Mall
Shopping
319 yd away
Scott Monument
Monument
408 yd away
Museum of Childhood
Museum
425 yd away
St Giles' Cathedral
Place of Worship
0.3 mi away
The Royal Mile
Street
0.3 mi away
National Gallery of Scotland
Museum | Art Gallery
0.3 mi away
Princes Street Gardens
Park
0.3 mi away
National Library Of Scotland
Library
0.3 mi away
Calton Hill
Mountain
0.4 mi away
National Museum of Scotland
Museum
0.4 mi away
Greyfriars Kirk
Monument
0.4 mi away
Greyfriar's Bobby
Monument
0.5 mi away
Edinburgh Castle
Castle
0.5 mi away
Scottish Parliament Building
Civic Building
0.7 mi away
Holyrood Palace
Palace
0.8 mi away
Arthur's Seat
Mountain
1.1 mi away
Royal Botanic Garden
Botanical Gardens
1.4 mi away
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
Museum | Art Gallery
1.5 mi away
Holyrood Park
Park
Restaurants and Cafés
354 yd away
Gordon's Trattoria
Rating 4.3 of 5 | $$
401 yd away
@pizza - Royal Mile
Rating 0.0 of 5 | $$
403 yd away
Burgers & Beers Grillhouse
Rating 4.4 of 5 | $$
404 yd away
Angels with Bagpipes
Rating 4.7 of 5 | $$$
407 yd away
The Piper's Rest
Rating 4.5 of 5 | $$
0.3 mi away
Itchycoo Bar & Kitchen
Rating 2.5 of 5 | $$
0.3 mi away
Shamoli Restaurant
Rating 3.7 of 5 | $$
0.3 mi away
Noodle ‘n’ Rice - South Bridge
Rating 0.0 of 5 | $$
0.3 mi away
La Garrigue
Rating 4.7 of 5 | $$$
0.3 mi away
WHISKI ROOMS
Rating 4.5 of 5 | $$
0.3 mi away
Monteiths
Rating 4.4 of 5 | $$$
0.3 mi away
Chop House Market Street
Rating 4.6 of 5 | $$$
0.3 mi away
House of Gods - Bar
Rating 4.8 of 5 | $$
0.4 mi away
Sneaky Pete's
Rating 4.8 of 5 | $$
0.4 mi away
Subway Social
Rating 3.7 of 5 | $$
0.4 mi away
Makars Gourmet Mash Bar (Mound)
Rating 4.8 of 5 | $$
0.4 mi away
Le Bistrot
Rating 4.5 of 5 | $$
0.4 mi away
White Horse Oyster & Seafood Bar
Rating 4.8 of 5 | $$$
0.5 mi away
Namaste Kathmandu
Rating 4.3 of 5 | $$
0.5 mi away
Agua Restaurant
Rating 4.1 of 5 | $$
0.6 mi away
Metro at Apex Grassmarket
Rating 3.8 of 5 | $$
0.7 mi away
The Black Bull
Rating 4.4 of 5 | $$
0.7 mi away
Cold town House - Rooftop Terrace
Rating 4.5 of 5 | $$
1.1 mi away
Chanter Edinburgh
Rating 0.0 of 5 | $$
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