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Ballantrae Albany Hotel

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7.9
Good
3,038 reviews
+44 131 556 0397

Top Amenities

Free Wifi
Restaurant
Bar or Lounge
No Smoking

Stay in a Town House Environment at the Ballantrae Albany Hotel

What Should I Expect at the Ballantrae Albany Hotel?

The Ballantrae Albany Hotel is a four-star property in Edinburgh, but it has an unusual and charming layout. The rooms are spread across four town houses. Although the city itself is very historic, rooms at the Ballantrae Albany Hotel have all of the modern conveniences to make your stay as comfortable as possible, including en suite bathrooms. Friendly and well-informed staff members can help you decide how to make the most of your time in Edinburgh. Wi-Fi is available throughout the property so you can keep in touch with people from home or do research about nearby activities.

Where is the Hotel Located?

If you read any Ballantrae Albany hotel reviews, you'll notice that many discuss how the property is conveniently located no matter why or for how long you're in the city. George Street is just a two-minute walk from the hotel, and Princes Street is also a short distance on foot. That means you're never too far away from designer shops, tasty restaurants, and welcoming pubs. Also, if you have rented a car and want to explore outside Edinburgh, the hotel has on-site parking for when you return.

What Are the Rates Like?

Rates at the Ballantrae Albany Hotel average $54 per night. That's more than the Britannia Edinburgh Hotel, but about the same as the Motel One Edinburgh-Royal. You can also potentially save on transportation costs by staying at this property. It's walking distance from the Waverly Rail Station, which makes surrounding regions easily accessible. 

What's the Bottom Line?

A stay at the Ballantrae Albany Hotel puts you within easy reach of many of Edinburgh's most famous attractions, including some of its notable shopping streets. Because there are several types of rooms available in the hotel, it's a good solution for families, honeymooners, and solo travelers.

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39-47 Albany Street
Edinburgh, EH1 3QY
Rooms & Rates
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User Highlights
7.9
Good
Location
"Position of hotel excellent" "Excellent transport links"
City centre within easy reach, said 99%.
Near to public transport, according to 99%.
Service
"Fantastic staff" "Attentive staff"
92% found the staff to be very friendly.
85% said the reception staff was great.
Comfort
"Peaceful nights sleep" "Excellent beds"
77% thought rooms were spacious.
Beds were acceptable for 63%.
Vibe
"Nicely appointed building" "Nicely decorated boutique hotel"
85% said it was a stylish hotel.
Only 50% thought, the hotel was modern.
Value for money
"Honeymoon suite free of charge" "Steep hill"
51% said the breakfast was too expensive.
100% thought it was a great value.
Cleanliness
"Messy hall way" "Damp carpets"
Only 63% said rooms were clean enough.
66% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average.
Room
"Peaceful nights sleep" "Excellent furnishings"
77% thought rooms were spacious.
For only 54%, the bathroom was ok.
Breakfast
"There was no hot breakfast" "No cooked breakfast"
51% said the breakfast was too expensive.
Food
"No biscuit" "Stale bread"
52% did not enjoy the desserts.
73% found the side dishes unedible.
Amenities
"Messy hall way" "Noisy corridor"
62% thought the building wasn't nice.
98% complained about the elevator.
WiFi
"Weak signal" "Atrocious internet connection"
77% said the wifi quality was bad.
100% thought it was a great value.
Bar and Beverages
"No staff in the bar" "No bar restaurant"

Good to know...

Spacious bathroom
Spacious rooms
Hotel buildings could use some improvement
Rooms need regular maintenance
Expert Reviews
Time Out
A Georgian townhouse just along Albany Street from the bars and restaurants of Broughton Street, the Ballantrae Albany is a fairly small property, but a fairly characterful one. You'll...
Hotel Information
Features
Bar or Lounge
Free Wifi
No Smoking
Restaurant
Details
Check-In
From 2:00pm*must be 18 or older to check-in
Check-Out
Until 11:00am
# of Rooms
42
Fees
Add-ons
  • Breakfast Fee: GBP 7.50 per person (approximately)
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