American ExpressAmerican ExpressAmerican ExpressAmerican ExpressAmerican Express
United StatesChange Country
Your plans may be changing, and we’re here to help. As the situation continues to evolve, we’re providing the latest travel information through our COVID-19 Information Hub. A number of hotel brands have made the difficult decision to temporarily cease operations in the interest of health and safety. For information regarding specific property closures, we kindly ask you visit the hotel’s website or call the property directly for the latest updates.
The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel
View Photos
Card Member Favorite
Rocco Forte Hotels
Edinburgh, Scotland

The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel

View Photos
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.

Worth Experiencing

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.

Features
Historic
Metropolitan
Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa On-Site
Fitness Center On-Site
Pool On-Site
Card Member Favorite
Location

1 Princes Street. Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ Scotland

Edinburgh Airport.

Remember, Platinum Card Members receive:
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Noon check-in, when available
  • 4:00 p.m. check-out guaranteed
  • Complimentary Wi‑Fi
Unique Amenity

US$ 100 Food and beverage credit to be used during your stay

Get even more when you book on AmexTravel.com:
Get 5X Membership Rewards® points on 5-Star Hotel bookings.1
OR
Use Pay with Points for all or part of your stay. 50,000 points = $500.2
Check Availability
Or call Platinum Travel Service at 1-800-525-3355 to book this property and receive your Fine Hotels & Resorts benefits.

You May Also Be Interested In

American Express: Don't Live Life Without It