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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed for one night in the hotel and it was in a fantastic location near the castle and old part of the city. The room was gorgeous and very spacious and the decor was very scottish which was lovely. The breakfast had a great...More

Thank Karima C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked this hotel for my husband and I to stay for the night before and the night of my daughters wedding at the nearby Caves. The bride and 4 other family members stayed too. This a fantastic hotel with an excellent standard of customer...More

Thank Kate T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just returned from a fab overnight stay. From the minute arriving to when we left all staff were very helpful and friendly. Have stayed at many hotels but feel the staff here were exceptional. Huge credit to Andrew Boe and his team. Massage was lovely,...More

Thank watty73
Reviewed 2 days ago

Perfect for our 2 nights in Edinburgh, staff were very polite and helpful. We didn't get time to use the spa facilities. Breakfast was offered at £15 each which we thought was a bit expensive, however we had no intention of eating at the hotel...More

Thank leenimble91
Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel is at the far end of the Royal Mile across the street from Arthurs Seat, and close to the Hollyrood Castle and Parliament. The room was spacious, and clean. The bathroom was very modern. The included breakfast was very nice (despite the staff...More

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GreenLeaders Bronze level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$103 - US$936 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
#31 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#42 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#56 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$103 - US$936 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Green Hotel in Edinburgh
#31 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#42 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#56 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (351)
Room & Suite (318)
Dining (124)
Pool & Beach (37)
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Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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Robin P
15 February 2018|
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Response from Andrew B | Property representative |
Hello, I would recommend booking a car parking space as we only have limited available but this will guarantee you a space. The charge is £25 to book or £20 if you risk just checking on arrival. All you need to do is contact... More
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kate d
22 January 2018|
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Response from Maggie G | Reviewed this property |
I took the tram from the airport and then walked the last 15 minutes.
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Karen W
9 January 2018|
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Response from David393 | Reviewed this property |
It is a minute walk from bottom of Royal Mile - And 7 minute walk from station
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"Our double room (Room 106) was really two twin beds pushed together. Not the best for a couple!"
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"Ask for a room with working heating in the winter."
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