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The Balmoral from Princes Street Gardens
The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel
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The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel

Sophisticated Scottish landmark.
Since 1902, The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel has resided at one of Edinburgh's most prestigious addresses on Princes Street, where the old town meets the new town. Set in the heart of Scotland’s capital city, the hotel combines stunning views and warm hospitality with world-class facilities to create an urban retreat.
Insider Tip

Be sure to enjoy a tumbler of Scotland's iconic drink at SCOTCH with help from a Whisky Ambassador.

Where You’re Staying

The individually designed rooms and suites are generously proportioned with high ceilings. Accommodations feature muted color palettes, Scottish textiles, and Italian marble bathrooms. Select suites include original fireplaces.

Where to Dine

The award-winning Number One serves gourmet dishes crafted from fresh Scottish ingredients. Brasserie Prince offers local produce and classic French cooking techniques. Take afternoon tea at the acclaimed Palm Court.

Where to Relax

Balmoral Spa boasts five treatment rooms, an indoor pool, Finnish sauna, steam room, and a state-of-the-art gym. The Irene Forte Skincare line offers a range of treatments harnessing the power of handpicked ingredients from Italy.

What To Do

Tour Edinburgh Castle, then board the Royal Yacht Britannia. Explore the cobbled streets of Edinburgh on a guided walking tour. Shop the boutiques of Princes Street.

Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site

1 Princes Street. Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ Scotland

Edinburgh Airport.

At this property, Platinum Card® Members receive:*
  • 12pm check-in, when available
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available1
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 100 Food and beverage credit to be used during your stay
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • 4pm check-out guaranteed
  • 1Certain room categories are not eligible for upgrade.

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