Overview

Ballantrae Albany Hotel

39 Albany St, Edinburgh, EH1 3QY, United Kingdom
+44 131 556 0397

$73+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 3,019 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 8.8
  • 7.0
  • 5.6

Good to know

  • Spacious rooms
  • Friendly service
  • Near city centre

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    About

    Treating culture vultures and professional visitors to a wonderful location in Scotland's vibrant capital city, the Albany Hotel, Edinburgh, makes an optimum choice for recreation or a VIP business trip. Many of the major attractions are within easy reach, and Princes Street and George Street are just a 5-minute stroll away. This elegant and competitively priced Edinburgh 4 star hotel accommodation treats you to all the comforts of home, along with many luxury extras. Allow the dedicated and knowledgeable hospitality team to take good care of you during your stay, and if you are here to work, then they will be delighted to introduce you to the excellent conference facilities, fax and photocopying service and wireless Internet access. After your busy day working, sightseeing, shopping or exploring, return home to the welcoming ambience of the newly opened Signature Restaurant & Bar which offers a three course menu for supplement of £25 per person per night. Providing a unique fusion of Scottish, Italian and Indian dishes, it’s Edinburgh’s new and exciting dining experience. Should you wish to include dinner please indicate in the special requirements field.

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Room service
    • Concierge service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 3,019 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Good access to the airport, said 100%."
      8.0 "80% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% said the reception staff was great."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.0 "High comfort."
      7.6 "76% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.6 "66% thought the bathroom was big enough."
      5.6 "Only 56% thought the shower was ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% thought the furniture was functional."
      6.1 "Only 61% said the rooms were modern."
      5.2 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 52%."
    • 5.6 "Food is average."
      5.8 "Desserts were ok, said 58%."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.3 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 53%."
    • 3.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.9 "Bar is disappointing."
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    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 2,143 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "City centre within easy reach, said 98%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.6 "76% thought parking was inexpensive."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.7 "High comfort."
      8.5 "85% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.2 "72% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.9 "69% thought the bathroom was big enough."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the shower was ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said the rooms were modern."
      5.1 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 51%."
    • 5.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Food is average."
      5.3 "Desserts were ok, said 53%."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 2.8 "Bar is disappointing."
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    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 181 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.1 "High comfort."
      7.7 "77% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.5 "65% thought the bathroom was big enough."
      5.4 "Only 54% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.6 "Average amenities."
      5.6 "56% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Food is average."
    • 5.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 2.7 "Bar is disappointing."
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    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 30 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "High comfort."
      7.8 "78% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the bathroom was ok."

    Overall Rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 664 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 96%."
      9.9 "99% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% said the reception staff was great."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.3 "Average comfort."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were big enough."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the noise level was all right."
      6.8 "68% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were big enough."
      6.7 "Beds were acceptable for 67%."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
      6.8 "68% thought the bathroom was big enough."
      6.3 "Only 63% said the rooms were modern."
      5.2 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 52%."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
      5.1 "Breakfast prices were ok, according to 51%."
    • 5.6 "Food is average."
      6.0 "Desserts were ok, said 60%."
    • 5.5 "Average amenities."
      5.5 "55% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.2 "Bar is disappointing."
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    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    Good to know
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Friendly service"
    "Near city centre"
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