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Rocco Forte Balmoral Hotel

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

97 Excellent 1919 Reviews
Exclusive Five Star
Alliance Perks

SAVE $225+
  • Breakfast Daily
  • £75 F&B Credit
  • Upgrade
  • VIP Status
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out

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Rocco Forte Balmoral Hotel
The company purchased The Blamoral, the first of its hotels in 1997. The 188-bedroom hotel with its majestic clock tower is located at 1 Princes Street in the center of Edinburgh, close to the city's many diverse attractions. The Balmoral boasts Scotland's only Bollinger Bar; Michelin starred "number one" restaurant, presided over by Executive Chef, Jeff Bland; a luxurious spa and ten function rooms accommodating up to 450 people, nearly all of which enjoy fantastic views of Edinburgh Castle. Young guests are given a warm welcome with the hotel's Five-Star Kids Program.

Exclusive Perks at Rocco Forte Balmoral Hotel

Breakfast, £75, VIP Status & More in Edinburgh

SAVE $225+

For over a century, The Balmoral has found a home at Edinburgh’s most prestigious address, No. 1 Princes Street. A landmark Rocco Forte hotel set in the heart of Scotland’s capital city, The Balmoral combines stunning views and warm hospitality with world-class facilities to create the perfect urban retreat. (Classic Rooms excluded from Perk promotion.)

Guests making reservations through Five Star Alliance will also receive the following amenities:

  • Breakfast Daily
  • £75 F&B Credit
  • Upgrade
  • VIP Status
  • Early Check-in
  • Late Check-out
  • WiFi
Terms and Conditions
Reservations must be made through Five Star Alliance for all room types EXCEPT for Classic Rooms. Classic Rooms are excluded from this offer. Full breakfast is provided for two daily at Brasserie Prince. A $100 USD food and beverage credit is included, once per room, per stay. Upgrade (certain suite categories may be excluded), early check-in and late check-out are subject to availability at time of check-in and departure.

Hotel Address:
  • Rocco Forte Balmoral Hotel
  • 1 Princes Street
  • Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 2EQ
  • United Kingdom

Location Summary
Within Walking Distance Of All City Major Attractions Such As The Castle The Royal Mile Princes Street Shopping.

Directions to Hotel
From Edinburgh Take A8000 Heading East To City Centre Hotel Is Located At The East End Of Princes Street. Approx.15 Miles/23km From Glasgow Airport Follow Signs To M8 -east- Follow M8 To Edinburgh And Head For City Centre Hotel Is Located At The East End Of Princes Street. Approx. 46miles/68km. For More Detailed Driving Instructions Please Contact Hotel Concierge 0131 622 8827.
Note Bene
In February 2005 the Balmoral Spa was voted "Best UK Urban Day Spa" in the Conda Nast Traveler 2005 Readers' Spa Pick. In January 2005 the hotel received a place on Conda Nast Traveler's Gold List within "The Best Hotels in the World for Rooms." The hotel received a "Customer Care - Hotel of the Year Award" at the 2004 Scottish Thistle Awards. The Restaurant Number One has earned a Michelin star.
Banquets & Meetings
Ten rooms in total which seat up to 250 theatre
Fine Dining On Site
Brasserie, The Palm Court for tea and Number One for more formal dining
Fine Dining Nearby
Edinburgh has many fine dining options to choose from
Executive Retreat
On the second floor there are several smaller boardrooms to choose from
Spa Facility
Award winning Day Spa
Harvey Nichols is moments away
Recommended Rooms
Superior and Deluxe rooms can be booked with a guaranteed view of Edinburgh's Castle for a fee of £50 per day. But don't worry, all of the Suites offer magnificent views.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Child Programs
    - Pool Indoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums