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Luxury hotel and spa on Edinburgh's famed Princes Street

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Heart of Edinburgh

Located in the heart of Edinburgh, this luxury hotel is on Princes Street in the main shopping area and adjacent to Waverley Station. The hotel overlooks Edinburgh Castle and is close to the historic Old Town.

Fine dining

The elegant Balmoral Hotel features a fine-dining restaurant, casual brasserie, and three bars. The full-service spa offers a variety of treatments along with a pool, Finnish sauna, Turkish steam room, and gym.

City or courtyard views

Individually decorated guestrooms at the Balmoral Hotel have contemporary style and feature marble and ceramic bathrooms, minibars, and high-speed Internet access. Some offer views of Edinburgh Castle.

The Balmoral Hotel

At your hotel

The Balmoral Hotel's clock tower is an Edinburgh landmark and has run three minutes fast since the hotel opened in 1902. Guests can enjoy gourmet cusine at the hotel's award-winning restaurant and casual meals at the brasserie. Afternoon tea is served daily in the Palm Court and a variety of cocktails, Champagne, and whiskies are served at the three bars.

The luxury hotel's 10 conference and banquet rooms can accommodate a variety of events including business conferences, weddings, and receptions. One of these is the Sir Walter Scott Suite, which overlooks Edinburgh Castle and features original chandeliers, gold leaf details, and neutral decor. The hotel also has a 24-hour business center, full-service spa with an indoor pool and gym. This property is smoke-free (fines apply for violations of this policy).

  • Indoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Health club
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 188
  • Number of floors - 7
  • Number of bars/lounges 3
  • Wedding services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Computer station
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • 24-hour business center
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Wired internet access ( 15.00 GBP per 24 hours surcharge )

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge

In your room

  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Turndown service
  • Designer toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Satellite TV service
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Eat and drink

number one - Michelin-starred restaurant for 10 years featuring an innovative menu of Scottish and French cuisine. Open daily for dinner. Reservations required.

Hadrian's - Art Deco-style brasserie featuring a cosmopolitan menu mixing Scottish and European cuisine, served in an informal setting. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations required.

Palm Court - Known for offering guests a sample of the finer things in life, from an extensive range of vintage Champagne to traditional afternoon tea, Palm Court is a romantic and timeless venue in which to enjoy an afternoon with friends or an evening with loved ones.

Scotch - The Balmoral’s new signature whiskey bar, offering the largest collection of Scottish whiskeys available to the general public in Edinburgh.

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Relax

The full-service Balmoral Spa has five treatment rooms, a 15-metre pool, Finnish dry sauna, Turkish steam room, gym, fitness studio, and relaxation suite. Services include facials, body wraps, massages, manicures, and pedicures.

  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments

The fine print for The Balmoral Hotel

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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