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    Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First

    St. Leonards Hall 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AY, Scotland
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    Traveller (212)
    Room & Suite (46)
    Dining (19)
    Overview
    • Excellent30%
    • Very good43%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Meeting Rooms
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    My Partner and I stayed at Pollock Halls this weekend, whilst I did have reservations with it being student accommodation, it wasn't as bad as I had thought it might be. The room was basic and for some reason had a cot in it (random)....More

    Thank ELEANORGlasgow
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My partner and I recently stayed at this venue for one night. The accommodation was clean with TV, wifi, kettle with tea and coffee making facilities. The buffet breakfast was served in a dining hall, however it was a fantastic breakfast, better than we've had...More

    Thank ianlawt
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Pollock Halls is a collection of student residences at the University of Edinburgh, and they offer a variety of living options during a visit to Edinburgh. If you're looking for luxury, this isn't your ideal spot, but if you want a comfortable, clean, well-located place...More

    Thank Elaine S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room was unclean and tiny. I was bitten several times by bugs. The wall of the room was very thin. Very noisy. The reception staff was very very rude!! How could staffs of hotel ridicule a customer? Shocking!!

    Thank peachgs
    Response from Edinburgh1st, Public Relations Manager at Pollock Halls - Edinburgh FirstResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Customer, This does not sound acceptable at all, we are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay with us. Could you please contact beccy.nicholson@ed.ac.uk with your details so we can investigate this further? Kind regards, The Edinburgh First team

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    36 of went to edinburgh for the fringe and split up into various hotels are consider mine was the best , the rooms were good the breakfast was superb I would recommend the facility to all the rooms were very clean and the shared bathroom...More

    Thank johnswilliams
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    432 reviews
    #117 of 149 hotels in Edinburgh
     
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    #18 of 213 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
     
    Safestay Edinburgh
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    #12 of 213 Speciality lodging in Edinburgh
     
    West End Hotel
    288 reviews
    #100 of 392 B&Bs / Inns in Edinburgh
     
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    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$54 - US$429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 1800
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    Traveller (212)
    Room & Suite (46)
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