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The Balmoral Hotel (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)

The Balmoral Hotel (Edinburgh, United Kingdom)

About The Balmoral Hotel

Less than one mile from Edinburgh Castle, and possessing one of the city’s most prestigious addresses, The Balmoral Hotel has been providing quality accommodation since 1902. A Scottish theme is present throughout the hotel’s 20 individually designed suites and 168 rooms. Marble bathrooms, Wi-Fi, and an in-room bar are typical inclusions and many rooms have views of the castle and Arthur’s Seat. Relaxation at The Balmoral Hotel is in the hotel’s indoor pool, steam room, and sauna. There is also a fully equipped gymnasium. There are ten rooms designated for meetings, conferences, and social occasions. Classic French cooking using succulent Scottish produce can be enjoyed in Brasserie Prince. Palm Court and The Gallery offer light refreshments and there are in excess of 400 whiskies waiting to be sampled in the Scotch Bar. The Royal Mile is roughly 500 yards away. Waverley train station is a two-minute walk from the hotel and provides a regular service to Edinburgh Airport.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

Rating overview

  • LocationExcellent  (9.7 / 10)
  • RoomsExcellent  (8.7 / 10)
  • ServiceExcellent  (9.4 / 10)
  • CleanlinessExcellent  (9.5 / 10)
  • Value for moneyFair  (7.4 / 10)

All amenities

Wellness / Spa
  1. Beauty salon
  2. Steam room
  3. Massage
  4. Sauna
  5. Body treatments
  6. Hammam
Property amenities
  1. Entrance hall/lobby
  2. Express check-in
  3. Lift
  4. Gym
  5. Parking
  6. Pets allowed
  7. Hotel bar
  8. Indoor swimming pool
  9. Hotel safe
  10. Conference rooms
  11. Non-smoking rooms
  12. Restaurant
  1. Wheelchair accessible
Room amenities
  1. Bathtub (upon inquiry)
  2. Shower
  3. Ironing board
  4. Television
  5. Hairdryer
  6. Central heating
  7. Electric kettle
  8. Air conditioning
  9. Minibar
  10. Pay-TV
  11. Satellite TV
  12. Desk
Sports facilities
  1. Fitness

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 15:00
  2. Check out: 12:00


1 Princes Street,  EH2 2EQ,  Edinburgh,  United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1315562414 | Fax: +44 1315573747 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about The Balmoral Hotel

  • Is there a pool area at The Balmoral Hotel?

    Yes, The Balmoral Hotel offers 1 pool area.

  • Are pets allowed at The Balmoral Hotel?

    Yes, The Balmoral Hotel has a pet policy that may vary based on the room type or availability. Please check with the hotel directly to learn about their pet policy.

  • Is parking available at The Balmoral Hotel?

    Yes, The Balmoral Hotel provides Parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at The Balmoral Hotel?

    Check-in at The Balmoral Hotel is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is The Balmoral Hotel located?

    The Balmoral Hotel is located in 1 Princes Street, EH2 2EQ, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.