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Langbank
Reviewed today NEW

Great stay at a great hotel in a superb location but best thing was the staff. Very friendly and ultra efficient. Got a room upgrade and standard of room was outstanding. Breakfast was included and the food excellent in a really nice setting overlooking castle. Waiting staff we're friendly and attentive.

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We arranged to go away for the weekend for my Wife's birthday. They upgraded us to an apartment. The place was amazing would defiantly go back again. Great location easy access to everything. Would recommend to anyone.

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London, United Kingdom
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First time visitors to Edinburgh! We got the bus from the airport for £14 return and it stops right outside the hotel. The staff are so welcoming and friendly; nothing was ever too much! The room is of a very high standard with coffee machine and fresh milk provided daily. The bathrobes were a nice touch as was the Jacuzzi...

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Thank Emma C
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Great base at the end of Princes. Booked an executive double as a treat and it didn't disappoint. Took our bag to drop off at 11am and our room was already ready. Super, spacious room decorated very nicely. Works really well with Kyloe & Huckleys restaurants being attached. Dined at both, both were excellent. Would definitely stay here again !!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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This hotel has recently been refurbished & what a great job they've done! The whole experience was immaculate from start to finish. I had brought my boyfriend here for his birthday for two nights and we had the most amazing time. Our room was stunning with fabulous views of the city & the staff were helpful and polite. When our...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another pleasurable stay at The Rutland. Room very spacious and comfy with a lovely large bathroom. Staff in both The Rutland and Kyloe restaurant very friendly and welcoming, had an excellent evening meal in the Kyloe as well as top notch breakfasts on the Saturday and Sunday. Most definitely recommend this hotel and looking forward to our next stay in...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Caroline, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. It was a pleasure looking after you during your stay and I am so glad to hear you also enjoyed a great meal in our Kyloe Restaurant. Please do come back and visit us again very soon. Kind Regards,...

Cumbria, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in swiftly, shown to our newly refurbished executive room. Fabulous bathroom with rainfall shower...Super comfy bed and 3 huge windows to watch the world go by. Lovely decor. GHD's a great touch as was the variety of tea and coffee with fresh milk. Saturday and Sunday mornings breakfast is served in The Kyloe restaurant - this was excellent, great...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Liz, Thank you very much for your amazing 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed one of our newly refurbished executive double rooms with there fantastic large king size beds and great views over hope street and princes street. I hope you enjoyed your time...

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked an apartment at the Rutland Hotel to celebrate being with my fiancee for 10 years and I am so glad I did. The apartment was lovely with a very comfortable bed, great amenities and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We were greeted upon entering the apartment with a board of chocolates and raspberries decorated with 'Happy...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Stephen, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us in one of our 5 star apartments and glad we could help make it that little bit more special with our petit fours and anniversary slate for...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very good stay at The Rutland Hotel in a two bed apartment. The decor is quite quirky and the room was on the second floor but well appointed, quiet and v comfortable. The shower was great. Service was charming and very helpful. All in all an excellent place in a great location. Recommended.

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us in one of our 5 star 2 bedroom apartments. Please do come back and visit us again very soon! Kind Regards, The Rutland Team.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the hotel for a birthday treat, I can not recommend it enough. The receptionist on arrival was very friendly, he showed us to our newly refurbished bedroom which was fantastic with a great views from the window. The room was exceptionally quiet with great sound proofing and one of the most comfortable beds I ever slept on. The bathroom...

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Jamie G, Front Office Manager at The Rutland Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Annie, Thank you very much for your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at The Rutland Hotel. I am so happy to hear you enjoyed one of our newly refurbished hotel rooms, I am also very happy to hear you enjoyed our fantastic breakfast which we serve in the Kyloe restaurant at the weekends for hotel...

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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in industrial Britain had their most desirable neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes. Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along the district’s busy main roads. Lothian Road connects to southern Edinburgh and harbors a vague entertainment district: three theatres and the city’s main indie cinema. All attract a select crowd, the sort who appreciate the Saturday Edinburgh’s Farmers’ Market around the corner. The West End’s other great thoroughfare, Shandwick Place, is dominated by trams trundling out to the suburbs and airport, and shoppers picking up last-minute items before hopping aboard.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kyloe Restaurant at Rutland Hotel
Kyloe Restaurant at Rutland Hotel
Cuisines: Steakhouse, European, British, Scottish, Contemporary
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Rutland Hotel is set right in the heart of the city centre at the west end of Princes Street boasting exceptional views of Edinburgh Castle. An elegant boutique hotel with twelve beautifully appointed guest rooms and 5 luxury serviced apartments. Three are 2-bedroom and 2 are 1-bedroom, 2 with a private garden. Our guests comfort and enjoyment is at the forefront of our minds with Arran Aromatics toiletries and Nespresso coffee machines coupled with little curios and a well-stocked mini bar in every room. The Rutland Hotel is also home to Kyloe Restaurant and Grill - a glorious gourmet steakhouse and The Huxley, a friendly, homely bar serving great burgers & dogs with carefully crafted cocktails. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Rutland Hotel

Address: 1 - 3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AE, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range: $204 - $691 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Rutland Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Rutland Hotel Edinburgh
The Rutland Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#7 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#11 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#17 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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“Full English breakfast”
 of 5 bubbles Pv2017, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Apt 3 for a couple is perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles chobanpickard, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a view of the castle!”
 of 5 bubbles fkmcja, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Apartment One is in the basement and there is some street noise but it didn't bother us.”
 of 5 bubbles ZoeDHK, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for or request the castle-view room!”
 of 5 bubbles FunBass, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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