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The Principal Edinburgh George Street

19-21 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PB, United Kingdom
+44 131 225 1251

RM 437+

Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
Based on 4,092 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.6
  • 6.9
  • 5.2

Good to know

  • Professional service
  • Clean rooms
  • Friendly service

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    About

    The George Hotel is the pinnacle of luxury hotels in Edinburgh. This leading 5 star, 18th century hotel is centrally located in the beautiful and historic city of Edinburgh and is easily accessible from Edinburgh International Airport, all major transport links and just minutes from Waverley Train Station.

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    The Principal Edinburgh George Street

    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Car hire
    • Air-conditioned
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 4,092 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.7 "Housekeeping was great, according to 87%."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
    • 5.5 "Average value."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      2.7 "73% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 0.5 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
      0.7 "93% didn't like the fitness area."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 3,028 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
      8.7 "87% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.6 "Housekeeping was great, according to 86%."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.2 "Bar is ok."
      6.3 "Bar service was average, according to 63%."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.3 "Average value."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
    • 4.2 "Internet is poor."
      2.5 "75% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 0.7 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
      0.9 "91% didn't like the fitness area."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 531 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
    • 4.2 "Internet is poor."
      2.5 "75% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 81 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.2 "72% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.0 "Vibe was good."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.8 "58% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.2 "Average comfort."
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    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 450 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.8 "Good vibe."
      7.8 "78% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Average value."
    • 5.2 "Food is average."
      5.3 "Only 53% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 5.0 "Average comfort."
    • 5.0 "Internet is average."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      4.0 "60% said rooms were small."
      3.2 "68% complained about the bathroom."
      2.9 "71% thought they were poorly maintained."
      4.1 "59% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 98%."
      2.0 "80% found problems with the furniture."
      1.7 "83% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 0.4 "Disappointing wellness & sports facilities."
      0.6 "94% didn't like the fitness area."
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    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
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    "Clean rooms"
    "Friendly service"
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