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Hotel Description

A luxury stay in the heart of Edinburgh awaits you at The Balmoral Hotel. Within steps you'll find Princes Street and Scott Monument within a short 5-minute stroll. Highlights at this romantic hotel include 3 restaurants, 2 bars/lounges and a full-service spa.

Free WiFi, satellite TV and coffee/tea makers are featured in all 188 rooms. Dining in is an option with 24-hour room service, and minibars provide refreshments. Nice touches include bathrobes and designer toiletries. Safes, hairdryers and phones are also available.

A day of pampering can include deep-tissue massages, body wraps and facials along with access to the sauna and steam room. The fine-dining restaurant, Number One, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Scotch is the hotel's own bar. Enjoy the indoor swimming pool, fitness centre, Turkish bath/hammam and sauna. Business travellers can take advantage of a 24-hour business centre and conference space. Other amenities include WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available at weekends between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Attractions within a short walk walk of this 5-star New Town hotel include George Street and Edinburgh Dungeon.

Classic Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$273* Per night/room 5 Nov. - 6 Nov.

Deluxe Room, View (Old Town View)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite (J.K. Rowling)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite, View (Castle View)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Room, View (Old Town View)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Grand Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

91.0% of guests recommend out of 4617 reviews

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Property Features

The Balmoral Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a sauna. There are 3 restaurants on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is on site and WiFi is available in public spaces for a fee. There's an onsite 24-hour business centre. The luxury The Balmoral Hotel also features a fitness centre, concierge services, and a fireplace in the lobby. This Victorian Edinburgh hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 188 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: Edinburgh (EDI) (13.7 km / 8.5 mi)
  • Train station: Edinburgh Waverley Station (0.6 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking:

Room Amenities

The Balmoral Hotel offers 188 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Satellite televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, a complimentary bathrobe, designer toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. A nightly turndown service is provided and amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a full breakfast on weekends from 7 AM and 11 AM.

Number One – This fine-dining restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. 1-star Michelin rating.

Hadrians – On-site restaurant.

Palm Court – This restaurant only serves light fare.

The Balmoral Bar – On-site bar.

Scotch – On-site bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool, a sauna and a fitness centre.

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Sports massage
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 50.0 per day.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No on-site parking is available.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 29 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 15.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 50.0 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Balmoral Edinburgh
  • Balmoral Hotel
  • Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh
  • Hotel Balmoral
  • Balmoral Edinburgh Hotel
  • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
  • The Balmoral Hotel Hotel
  • The Balmoral Hotel Edinburgh
  • The Balmoral Hotel Hotel Edinburgh

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.