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    The Principal Edinburgh

    19-21 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PB, Scotland
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          US$183
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          Overview
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          • Average8%
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          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed today

          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

          Thank Jenn B
          Reviewed yesterday 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
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          The hotel is located 5 minutes from the waverly edinburgh train station. Centrally located, most attractions are 10-15 minutes walk. The cost of the room includes a superb breakfast with hot ( made to order) or cold with fruits, pastries, cereal, and fruit juices. We...More

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          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Excellent experience, everyone is so friendly and helpful. I forgot to bring my international charger for my iPhone, they brought me 3 different kinds of chargers to let me choose the one that I need. They really care about how guests feel and try their...More

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

          Dear lyyllyyl, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments and post this lovely review of your time with us here at Principal Edinburgh. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and thrilled you felt our team 'really care' about our guests...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          Overnighter for theatre trip. Lovely comfortable room. Great bar with great choice. Breakfast was excellent . Would definitely stay again when in the city for any reason. So near to many places of interestMore

          Thank Angela O
          Response from PrincipalEdinburgh, General Manager at The Principal Edinburgh

          Dear Angela O, Thank you for posting this lovely review and sharing your experience with us here at Principal Edinburgh. It's fantastic to hear that you found our room to be 'comfortable' and 'lovely' and I am pleased to know you enjoyed our breakfast. Again,...More

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          About
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          Amenities
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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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          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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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)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #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
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          • George Hotel Edinburgh ,
          • The Principal Edinburgh Scotland
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          Do you have complimentry parking on site? or is there any parking at all? Carole Discount Travel Jacksonville Fl 32246 904-641-4444 ext 203
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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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