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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel
Top Business Hotel

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

£74+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 2,380 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.1
  • 8.6
  • 6.7

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
    • Child pool
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free Internet
    • Wedding services
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    Guest reviews

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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 2,380 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% 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."
      8.6 "86% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      9.2 "Management was excellent, said 92%."
      7.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 70%."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 91%."
      9.1 "91% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.9 "Near to public transport, according to 89%."
    • 8.6 "Pool is good."
      8.9 "Clean pool, said 89%."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
      8.0 "80% loved the sauna."
      9.1 "91% said that wellness & sports facilities were clean."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      8.1 "81% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.4 "94% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.3 "83% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
      0.7 "93% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      3.3 "The price was too high for 67%."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.1 "89% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 1,832 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "88% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.3 "83% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 93%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.4 "Pool is good."
    • 8.2 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      7.8 "78% loved the sauna."
      9.8 "top-notch fitness area, thought 98%."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      8.2 "82% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.6 "96% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.7 "77% said rooms were clean."
      7.0 "70% thought the view was good."
      8.5 "85% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
      0.6 "94% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      3.3 "The price was too high for 67%."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.2 "88% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 309 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."
      8.7 "87% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
    • 8.7 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the shower was ok."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
    • 2.3 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 23 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 214 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.0 "90% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.9 "Location is great."
    • 8.5 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
    • 8.3 "Comfort level is high."
      8.3 "83% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.6 "96% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.1 "Good bar."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
    • 6.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.0 "90% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Business Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
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    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Professional service"
    "Friendly service"
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