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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa

Star Rating
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
1,896 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Scottish Parliament
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Palace of Holyroodhouse
    5 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Tollbooth Tavern
    4 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Vinyasa
    7 min walk
  • Airport
    Edinburgh (EDI)
    19 min drive

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    About this area

    Edinburgh

    In the city center, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa is in Edinburgh's Old Town neighborhood, an area with good shopping. Royal Mile and Palace of Holyroodhouse are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Arthur's Seat and Calton Hill. Our Dynamic Earth and Royal Commonwealth Pool are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing and nightlife.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Scottish Parliament - 5 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Palace of Holyroodhouse - 5 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Arthur's Seat - 6 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Festival Theatre - 10 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Calton Hill - 13 min walk

    Getting around

    • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 11 min walk
    • Edinburgh (EDI) - 19 min drive

    Restaurants

    • Bistro Deluxe — 1 min walk
    • Tollbooth Tavern — 4 min walk
    • Vinyasa — 7 min walk
    • Tempting Tattie — 7 min walk
    • Baba Budan — 8 min walk

    About this property

    Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa

    A full-service spa, a restaurant, and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a health club, a bar/lounge, and valet parking. All 156 rooms offer free wired Internet, 24-hour room service, and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, free newspapers, and in-room massages.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi, Free wired Internet

    Parking

    • Valet parking (surcharge)

    Food and Drink

    • Food and drink
    • Full breakfast available for a fee 7 AM–10 AM on weekdays and 7 AM–11 AM on weekends: GBP 18.00 per person
    • 1 restaurant
    • 1 bar
    • 24-hour room service

    Things to do

    • Pool
    • Full service spa
    • Golfing nearby
    • Mountain biking onsite
    • Fitness center/gym
    • Bicycle rentals nearby
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby
    • Spa services onsite

    Family friendly

    • Indoor pool
    • Free WiFi
    • Laundry facilities

    Conveniences

    • Elevator/lift

    Guest Services

    • Luggage storage
    • Laundry service
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Tours/ticket assistance
    • Multilingual staff
    • Porter/bellhop

    Business Services

    • Conference space
    • Meeting Rooms

    Accessibility

    If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • Wheelchair accessible parking
    • In-room accessibility
    • Braille or raised signage

    Spa

    • Hot stone massage
    • Deep tissue massage
    • Sauna in spa
    • Steam room in spa
    • Manicures and pedicures
    • Body wraps
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrubs
    • Facial treatments
    • Massages

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
    • Blackout drapes/curtains

    Bathroom

    • Hair dryer
    • Shower/tub combination
    • Private bathroom
    • Free toiletries

    Entertainment

    • TV
    • Cable channels

    Food and Drink

    • Coffee/tea maker

    More

    • In-room safe
    • Iron/ironing boards
    • Desk

    Nearby things to do

    Activities

    Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
    • Bicycle rentals nearby
    • Golfing nearby
    • Mountain biking nearby
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby
    • Golf lessons available nearby

    Where to eat

    Where to eat
    Bistro Deluxe – Restaurant offering local cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Reservations required.
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    Excellent

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    4 - Good
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    3 - Okay
    169
    2 - Mediocre
    43
    1 - Poor
    15
    4.5
    Cleanliness
    4.5
    Service and Staff
    4.3
    Amenities
    4.3
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    This is a very convenient location with first class accommodations. The only negative about the hotel is that they seemed to be understaffed in the dining room and the staff that was there was friendly but not well trained.

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    Great location and rooms were very comfortable. One drawback was temperaturw control in rooms, but we were never uncomfortable.

    Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    We loved everything!!i quiet, friendly staff, great food, cleanliness

    Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

    4/5 Good

    Great location. Staff very accommodating. Our room was spacious & the bathroom included wash cloths which is not normally provided in European hotels.

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

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