The Balmoral - A Rocco Forte Hotel

A Historic Hotel in Edinburgh, Lothian

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1 Princes Street
Edinburgh
Lothian
Scotland
EH2 2EQ

The Balmoral - A Rocco Forte Hotel, Edinburgh

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Accommodation Description:

Located at the most prestigious address in Edinburgh, the five-star Balmoral Hotel combines the noble character of a Scottish baronial home and the classic sophistication of an international hotel.Conveniently located in the heart of the city, close to the shops and next to the central railway station, The Balmoral is only 20 minutes by car from Edinburgh Airport, making it the ideal accommodation from which to enjoy the many events held in Edinburgh, including the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, or simply to relax and unwind.The Balmoral boasts 188 newley refurbished guest bedrooms, including 20 of the most attractive suites in Europe, many of which have working fireplaces. The bedrooms have an authentic character borrowed from the original design themes of the hotel.All rooms are individually designed and include all the facilities that you would expect from a five-star hotel. We have also upgraded the in-room technology.

All rooms now have two phone lines, a modem point and satellite TV on which you can also check and pay your bills in the room before departing.Many of the bedrooms have wonderful views of the city, including Edinburgh Castle and the rolling hills close by.

5 star rating

From: £125.00

Facilities

  • Disabled Facilities
  • Air conditioning in rooms
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Babysitting services
  • Cots available
  • Wi-Fi Available
  • Meeting Facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Gymnasium
  • Indoor Pool
  • Aerobics Studio
  • Fitness Centre
  • Sauna
  • Massage
  • Beauty Salon/Manicure
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Smoking allowed in bedrooms
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Minibar in each room
  • Telephone In Each Room
  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Concierge
  • Laundry/Valet Service
  • Wake Up Call Available
  • Currency Exchange
  • Interconnecting rooms available
  • Lift to all floors
  • Car Parking Available Offsite
  • Valet Parking
  • Disabled Access Public Areas
  • Disabled toilets on ground floor
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Wheelchair Access To Reception
  • Wheelchair Access To Restaurant
  • Wheelchair Access To Bar
  • In-room Broadband
  • Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
  • Business Centre
  • Private dining services
  • Bar
  • [Channels] News
  • [Channels] Sky Sports
  • [Channels] Movies (Pay Per View)
  • [Channels] Foreign (European)
  • [Channels] Foreign (Other)
  • [Channels] Music
  • [Channels] Childrens

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