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    The Howard

    34 Great King Street, Edinburgh EH3 6QH, Scotland
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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          US$480
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          • Excellent76%
          • Very good15%
          • Average5%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          “butler service” (118 reviews)
          “drawing room” (53 reviews)
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          1 - 5 of 781 reviews

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          My wife and I stayed here in June 2017. We were upgraded to a suite with separate bedroom, sitting room and bathroom. There was even a private courtyard (although the weather was not great). The butlers parked our car, served us tea whenever we asked,...More

          Thank David K
          Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 2 days ago

          Thank you for taking the time to share your generous and detailed impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We were particularly pleased to hear that you enjoyed our dedicated butler service. I will...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          The property is gorgeous, location is nice and quiet. Staff are wonderful. Unfortunately, our "superior" room was above the breakfast preparation area and we could hear staff fiddling with dishes, cutlery etc. as early as 3:30-4:00 a.m....so we didn't sleep well. Our kids found their...More

          Thank Anne M
          Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 2 days ago

          Thank you for taking the time to share your generous and detailed impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. I have forwarded your feedback regarding the noise throughout your stay to our night butler...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed at The Howard for almost one week while visiting Edinburgh (and Scotland) for the first time. The property is a Scottish home converted into a hotel. While researching the property, we noticed that one of the lodging options within the hotel was a...More

          1  Thank LRG71
          Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you for taking the time to share your generous and detailed impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We were particularly pleased to hear that you enjoyed our dedicated butler service. I will...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          Fab hotel, fairly classic with huge rooms, bathrooms, great sleep (even with all windows open at night!). Service impeccable, very friendly and efficient. We stayed 3 nights, easy walk to town every day and very nice breakfast. A truly great stay, highly recommendable !More

          1  Thank E_K_L001
          Response from EdinburghCollection, Manager at The HowardResponded 1 week ago

          Thank you for taking the time to share your generous impressions following your recent stay at The Howard. We're delighted to learn that you enjoyed a wonderful experience. We were particularly pleased to hear that you enjoyed our dedicated butler service. I will pass on...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Is this a great place to stay? You bet! Prompt and efficient butler service. Free and delivered coffee, tea, water 24/7. Bar open 24/7. 100 yards from bus stop to Edinburgh Castle. £20 taxi fare from airport. Fantastic breakfast menu offerings each exquisitely prepared. In...More

          1  Thank Tom G
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Airport Transportation
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          • US$197 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #7 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #9 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #14 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #19 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
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          417sandeeps
          How far it is from Waverley station? Means of transportation from there as reaching by train?
          3 May 2017|
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          Response from EdinburghCollection | Property representative |
          According to google maps we are 15 minutes walk from Waverly Bridge. There is a good public transport link from the train station to the hotel. The local bus services 23 and 27 will get you here in under 10 minutes.
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          417sandeeps
          How far it is from Waverley station? Means of transportation from there as reaching by train?
          3 May 2017|
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          Response from 681MB | Reviewed this property |
          I am a fast walker and it took me about 15 minutes. It is up a slight hill as well. It would be a very short taxi ride. My wife and I walked it back from pubs around the castle which is further every night and enjoyed the... More
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          traveller12557
          on the Choice hotel website which is part of the Ascend collection, it mentions The Howard hotel has guest laundry, does anyone know if this is still correct, thanks.
          22 January 2017|
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          Response from droppinout | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, we had laundry done while we stayed there. There was an extra charge, I think but it was reasonable.
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