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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

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

€86+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
based on 2,193 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 9.1
  • 9.0
  • 6.6

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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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 2,193 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."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.6 "86% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.7 "87% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.5 "Near to public transport, according to 85%."
    • 9.0 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
      8.5 "85% loved the sauna."
      9.3 "93% said that wellness & sports facilities were clean."
    • 8.5 "Pool is good."
      9.1 "Clean pool, said 91%."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.0 "60% said the view was so-so."
      5.7 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 57%."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.2 "Value below average."
      1.3 "87% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      2.0 "The price was too high for 80%."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 1,732 reviews
    • 9.3 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% 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."
      8.3 "83% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      7.4 "74% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.9 "89% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.8 "Very nice wellness & sports facilities."
      8.3 "83% loved the sauna."
      9.8 "top-notch fitness area, thought 98%."
    • 8.3 "Pool is good."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      5.7 "For only 57%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.1 "61% said the view was so-so."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Value below average."
      1.3 "87% said the breakfast was too expensive."
      2.2 "The price was too high for 78%."
    • 2.3 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 241 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 86%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
      8.6 "86% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.7 "Pool is good."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 6.4 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
    • 2.6 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.4 "86% 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."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 197 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."
    • 9.0 "Excellent wellness & sports facilities."
      9.9 "top-notch fitness area, thought 99%."
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
    • 8.5 "Comfort level is high."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.7 "97% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 6.6 "Bar is ok."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.1 "Value below average."
    • 2.6 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.2 "88% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
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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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