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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel
Top Business Hotel

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

£72+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 2,297 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.0
  • 8.7
  • 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
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • 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
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 2,297 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.6 "86% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      9.0 "Management was excellent, said 90%."
      7.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 70%."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.1 "91% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.0 "Near to public transport, according to 90%."
      8.2 "82% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.7 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
      8.0 "80% loved the sauna."
      9.3 "93% said that wellness & sports facilities were clean."
    • 8.7 "Pool is good."
      9.1 "Clean pool, said 91%."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      8.2 "82% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.5 "95% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.4 "84% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
      0.9 "91% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      3.3 "The price was too high for 67%."
    • 2.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.2 "88% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,768 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.5 "85% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.2 "82% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 91%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.7 "77% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.5 "Pool is good."
    • 8.4 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.9 "79% loved the sauna."
      9.8 "top-notch fitness area, thought 98%."
    • 7.0 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% thought the shower was ok."
      6.7 "67% said the view was so-so."
      5.2 "Only 52% said the rooms were modern."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the tv was ok."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
      0.8 "92% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      3.3 "The price was too high for 67%."
    • 2.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 298 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 8.8 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.3 "Value below average."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.4 "86% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 22 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 7.2 "Tasty food."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 206 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
    • 8.7 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
    • 8.4 "Comfort level is high."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.6 "96% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.9 "Bar is ok."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
    • 2.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.1 "89% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Professional service"
    "Friendly service"
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