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The Howard, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

34 Great King Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6QH, United Kingdom
+44 131 557 3500

RM 552+

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The Howard is an intimate and discreet 5 star luxury Edinburgh hotel which occupies a Georgian townhouses in the heart of Edinburgh s New Town. Classically elegant both outside and in, we have 19 luxury rooms and suites, named after Edinburgh streets.

Overall guest ratings

9.1/10 Excellent
Based on 607 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 9.5
  • 9.1
  • 6.8

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service
  • Professional service
  • Great valet service

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    About

    The Howard is an intimate and discreet 5 star luxury Edinburgh hotel which occupies a Georgian townhouses in the heart of Edinburgh s New Town. Classically elegant both outside and in, we have 19 luxury rooms and suites, named after Edinburgh streets. A home from home, you will quickly feel as though you have lived here forever. A key feature of the Howard hotel is the collection of butlers, who take care of everything from car parking to ironing to late night room service.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Air-conditioned
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 607 reviews
    • 9.6 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.8 "98% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
      7.8 "78% said the reception staff was great."
      7.9 "79% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the room service."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      7.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 74%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.3 "Great parking, according to 73%."
      8.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 86%."
      8.0 "80% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.6 "Vibe was good."
      9.5 "95% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.2 "82% thought the hotel was luxurious."
      8.3 "83% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      9.9 "99% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.4 "74% said the beds were comfortable."
      10.0 "100% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.8 "Average cleanliness."
      6.9 "Only 69% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.8 "92% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    9.2 Excellent
    Based on 437 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.7 "97% were impressed by the valet service."
      9.7 "97% thought the service was very professional."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the room service."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Vibe was good."
      9.5 "95% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 7.4 "Nice rooms."
      9.9 "99% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.3 "73% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.2 "Average cleanliness."
      6.4 "Only 64% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.7 "67% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.0 "90% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    Based on 127 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Comfort level is high."
      9.9 "99% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.4 "74% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 7.6 "Nice rooms."
      9.9 "99% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.4 "74% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.5 "Average amenities."
      6.4 "64% thought the building was acceptable."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    Based on 42 reviews
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Vibe was good."
    • 8.7 "Comfort level is high."
    Hotel type
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
    "Professional service"
    "Great valet service"
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