Malmaison

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

83%
2 K reviews
Very good luxury hotel. Close to restaurants and bars with nearby parking areas. Fantastic service.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Stereo
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Café
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    Activities
    • Windsurfing
1 Tower Place Edinburgh EH6 7BZ

Location

This award-winning, stylish hotel is situated at the waterfront of the Port of Leith. The Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh's new commercial centre, is also the home of the royal yacht HMS Britannica. The Scottish Executive and a wonderful selection of boutiques and restaurants are just a few metres away, making the perfect place to stay for business travellers and holidaymakers alike. Princes Street and the historic heart of the city are just 5 minutes away by bus (connections every 15 minutes).

Facilities

The hotel was built in 1994. The accommodation comprises a total of 100 rooms. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Services and facilities at the hotel include a cloakroom, a currency exchange service, a restaurant, a café, room service, a laundry service and a conference room. Wireless internet access in public areas (no extra charge) allows guests to stay connected. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed. There is also a minibar. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a stereo system and WiFi (no extra charge) add to the comfort of the holiday. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer is also available. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The hotel offers attractions including sport and entertainment opportunities. Leisure options at the accommodation include windsurfing, or for a fee, a gym.

Meals

Breakfast can be booked.

Payment

The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.

Ratings

  • Location
    92%
    "Great location"

    Excellent places to eat. Excellent bus services. Excellent restaurants nearby.

    "Good location, close to public transport." "Near enough to the city centre, with great sightseeing, shopping, and dining." "Parking is good and affordable."

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  • Bar and Beverages
    83%
    "Bar is awesome"

    Bar area lovely. Nice cocktail menu. Fantastic bar service.

    "Nice bar with tasty alcoholic drinks." "Good bar service." "Standard beverage prices."

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  • Service
    79%
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff were brilliant. Attentive staff. Reception staff fantastic.

    "Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished." "Great, professional bar service." "Poorly rated housekeeping and restaurant service." "Booking process should be better organized."

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  • Comfort
    74%
    "Rather comfortable"

    Amazing night sleep. Peaceful location. Clean, comfortable bed.

    "Comfortable rooms and beds." "Air conditioning is poor, but bathroom size and noise level are acceptable."

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  • WiFi
    71%
    "Good internet service"

    Great wifi in the room. Wifi works well. Free wifi.

    "Good internet service." "Average wifi quality."

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  • Breakfast
    68%
    "Breakfast is average"

    Expensive for Breakfast. Paid for continental breakfast. Cooked breakfast ridiculous.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

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  • Room
    61%
    "Room is all right"

    Extractor fan does not work. Light bulbs not working. Toilet did not flush properly.

    "Acceptably clean rooms, but needing maintenance with bad furniture." "Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Great beds and TVs." "Decent views from okay rooms." "Poor quality minibars and A/C." "Shower was ok."

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  • Cleanliness
    59%
    "Quite clean"

    Stained carpet. Filthy mirror. Clean, comfortable bed.

    "Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms." "Clean hotel facilities."

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  • Value for money
    51%
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Overpriced mini bar. Overpriced for one night. Poor value meal.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Standard beverage prices."

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  • Amenities
    51%
    "Ordinary amenities"

    Noisy common areas. Noisey building. Narrow halls.

    "Okay buildings with a less impressive entrance area." "Unspectacular architecture." "Elevator in need of updating." "Outdated facilities, not accessible for those with handicaps."

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  • Wellness Area
    25%
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    No spa. Limited leisure facilities. Fitness room disappointing.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."

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