We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Macdonald Roxburghe Hotel Spa

38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4HQ, Scotland
+44 131 527 4665
Review Highlights
Fantastic spa day

Three colleagues and I went for a lovely spa day at the Roxburghe. Started off with glass of... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
via mobile
Relax Spa Day

Overall good day. All the staff in the 'Spa part' of the Roxburghe Hotel were very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
Megan Kate M
Read all 68 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 06:30 - 22:00
38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh EH2 4HQ, Scotland
New Town
+44 131 527 4665
Write a Review
Reviews (68)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Three colleagues and I went for a lovely spa day at the Roxburghe. Started off with glass of prossecco and trays of cut fruit, us lying on the day beds in a relaxing atmosphere. Swim, sauna and steam, then full body massage. I have had...More

Thank lemmoh
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Overall good day. All the staff in the 'Spa part' of the Roxburghe Hotel were very friendly and helpful. Particularly Jenna, who could not be better at what she does. Amazing massage and perfect manner. That said, the staff we encountered upstairs in the main...More

Thank Megan Kate M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights and we were so glad we did. The location is perfect, right next to Rose Street and a 5 minute walk from all the main city attractions. The room itself was beautifully decorated and the bathroom was fantastic. The...More

Thank mtoums
Reviewed 17 August 2016

I spent one night in what was apparently a newly refurbished Superior Double room, and it was indeed very tastefully done, and plenty of plug sockets - one of my bugbears! Bathroom was also very nicely decorated and suitably equipped (toothpaste and brush available from...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Afternoon tea was fabulous, loads of choice and the staff here were great. However the real let down was Dani who works in the spa. After having to walk about it towels to a room because of the showers not working, we asked for robes...More

1  Thank Joanna G
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Swimming pool, sauna, steam room quite dliapidated and requires significant refurbishment and not what you would expect for this star standard hotel. Changing rooms even worse with skirting boards coming off in toilet and quite dirty. The spa day and treatment was fine but far...More

Thank Albalass1
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Clean and central location. Service can be slow in the morning at breakfast. However afternoon tea was superb. Although our complaint was dealt with promptly. If you are staying over the function rooms you may be subjected to high levels of music till 1 am...More

Thank Y1887BQsarahm
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

All MacDonald hotels tend to be of an excellent standard. Our room had a castle view and was seconds from princess st.We go to Edinburgh a lot as it is an amazing city. This hotel was typical MacDonald excellent room and first class food.Recommend royal...More

Thank Keith L
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

1st visit to Edinburgh in over 30 years. On entering the hotel the staff were very polite professional and informative. The rooms are traditional spacious and well stocked. The restaurant served superb food and the waiters are friendly. All in all a great start to...More

Thank tony n
Reviewed 3 March 2016

fantastic spa day,great treatments,staff so friendly and helpful especially Monika who could not do enough for us.we also got a lovely cake as it was a special occasion.will definetly be back.

Thank Janice F
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
Nearby Restaurants
1,932 reviews
.10 km away
The Cambridge Bar
421 reviews
.12 km away
Dough Pizzeria Delivery
233 reviews
.13 km away
Miro's Cantina
1,320 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Georgian House
671 reviews
.15 km away
Church of St John the Evangelist
52 reviews
.16 km away
Charlotte Square
86 reviews
.07 km away
The Royal Scots Regimental Museum
44 reviews
.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Macdonald Roxburghe Hotel Spa staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines