Overview

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AU, United Kingdom
+44 131 550 4500

RM 425+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 2,171 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.2
  • 9.1
  • 6.8

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Professional service
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Macdonald Holyrood Hotel puts you in a great location, within just a 10-minute walk of Our Dynamic Earth and Arthur's Seat. Guests can visit the spa to indulge in deep-tissue massages, body wraps, or body scrubs, and local cuisine is served at Acanthus, which is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. There's an indoor pool and a bar/lounge, and rooms at this upscale hotel offer 24-hour room service and slippers.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness centre
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Indoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Sauna
    • Storage available
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free Internet
    • Wedding services
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 2,171 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      7.9 "79% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.3 "73% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.0 "Near to public transport, according to 80%."
    • 9.1 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
      8.4 "84% loved the sauna."
      9.2 "92% said that wellness & sports facilities were clean."
    • 8.1 "Pool is good."
      8.8 "Clean pool, said 88%."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "60% said the view was so-so."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      1.1 "89% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      1.7 "The price was too high for 83%."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.4 "86% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,715 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      7.5 "75% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 90%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.4 "74% liked the proximity to shopping."
      7.8 "78% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.8 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      8.2 "82% loved the sauna."
      9.8 "top-notch fitness area, thought 98%."
    • 8.1 "Pool is good."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
      6.1 "61% said the view was so-so."
    • 4.7 "Value below average."
      1.2 "88% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      1.9 "The price was too high for 81%."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.5 "85% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 238 reviews
    • 9.3 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.4 "84% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.4 "Pool is good."
    • 6.8 "Bar is ok."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "Only 56% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.6 "84% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 21 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 9.2 "World class service."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 195 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.1 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.6 "96% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.0 "Good bar."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
    • 6.3 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
    • 2.7 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
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    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
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    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
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    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Professional service"
    "Friendly service"
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