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    The Principal Edinburgh

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          US$183
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          • Excellent62%
          • Very good23%
          • Average8%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed yesterday

          Avoid this hotel. Although the staff is polite and tries to help, many of the rooms are unappealing. I've had a good experience in previous stays at this hotel, and therefore recommended it to family for our current visit. Making a long story short, my...More

          Thank rlb141
          Reviewed yesterday

          One night only but we were made to feel very welcome by every member of staff we encountered. The room, although of a medium size was tastefully decorated with a great tv Dinner in the Press Room was first class and breakfast was excellent. The...More

          Thank t0mharris0n
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh

          Dear t0mharris0n Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you were well looked after by our team, particularly our Concierge team who I am sure will be thrilled to know of your...More

          Reviewed yesterday

          First time in Edinburgh and we luckily chose to stay at this charming hotel in the centre of the New Town. Upon arrival, the hotel staff greeted us warmly and the beautiful lobby made quite an impression. The room was fabulous and the tuck box...More

          Thank Joanikin
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh

          Dear Joanikin Thank you for awarding us with a 5 star review following your recent stay with us here at The Principal Hotel. It is fantastic to know you enjoyed your time with us and I very much hope we will have the pleasure of...More

          Reviewed yesterday

          Stayed for 3 nights in April '17 and and paid around $275USD a night thinking I got a bargain considering I booked months in advance for a "5 star hotel," and via third party well-know travel site. Boy was I in for a surprise! Not...More

          1  Thank Jenn B
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          Great food and friendly service. Second time to Edinburgh and we made a beeline back to the Doric. A bit disappointed the salmon was not available. It was incredible the first time. But...the sticky toffee pudding is NOT to be missed!!!! You will dream about...More

          Thank Susan Lewin D
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          About
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Banquet Room
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          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Price range
          • US$216 - US$612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • #18 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
          • #58 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 249
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          • Edinburgh >
          • New Town
          • Also Known As
          • George Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • The Principal Edinburgh Scotland
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          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
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          Michelle E
          Hi. Staying at your hotel later this year. Was wondering if it were possible for you to hold my luggage pre/post check in/check out time. Thanks in advance!
          24 April 2017|
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          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
          Hi Michelle, Our check-in time in from 3.00pm, and departure time at 11.00am, however should you arrive/depart earlier, you are more than welcome to leave your bags at the hotel, whilst you go exploring the city. I hope... More
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          Jennifer L
          Hello! I'm about to book this for a mini break for me and my Mom. It's apparently classed as having a "spa and wellness centre" on a booking website but I can't see anything about proper spa facilities except for a pool. Is there a proper spa where you can book treatments etc? Thanks! Jenn x
          22 March 2017|
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          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh | Property representative |
          Good Afternoon Jennifer, We currently do not have these facilities within the hotel, however we do have access to our sister hotels facilities which our guests are welcome to use at no extra charge. If you have already... More
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