Ballantrae Hotel At The West End - Edinburgh

6 Grosvenor Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5EP  show map
 3 stars
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Ballantrae Hotel At The West End - Edinburgh

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Outdoor parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Ballantrae Hotel At The West End is rated 3 stars and is placed about 1.6 km from The Edinburgh Dungeon, Museum on the Mound and Palace of Holyroodhouse. The central hotel represents Victorian architecture in Edinburgh.

The city center is about 20 minutes on foot.

A 5-minute walk from Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art train station. Ballantrae Hotel At The West End is about 10 minutes’ drive towards Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Ballantrae Hotel At The West End come with an iron with ironing board, a dressing room, satellite TV, a phone and climate control. The fashionable rooms feature the bay view. They provide bathrooms with a Jacuzzi, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Every morning at the bar guests may enjoy continental breakfast. A financial area features The Atelier Restaurant and First Coast within 300 meters of the venue.

Services

There are a luggage storage and a car park provided on-site.

Relax

The youngest guests are offered cots and a kids' club.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   16.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Outdoor parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • International calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  1 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6 Grosvenor Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5EP

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.2 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    5.5 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Atelier Restaurant (cuisine: European)
    900 ft
  • First Coast (cuisine: British, Scottish)
    1800 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    16

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Rooms and availability

Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 220 sq. feet
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Triple Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 250 sq. feet
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Quadruple Room
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
Size: 325 sq. feet
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Junior Suite
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 120 sq. feet
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How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

6 Grosvenor Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5EP

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.2 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    5.5 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Atelier Restaurant (cuisine: European)
    900 ft
  • First Coast (cuisine: British, Scottish)
    1800 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    16

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Saint Mary's Cathedral - 400 ft
  • The Grove Gallery - 1400 ft
  • Edinburgh International Book Festival - 2700 ft

Popular areas

  • Charlotte Square - 2300 ft

Places of interest

  • Saint Mary's Episcopal Cathedral - 400 ft
  • Saint Mary's Cathedral - 400 ft
  • Edinburgh World Heritage Trust - 2300 ft
  • The Georgian House - 2300 ft
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland - 2300 ft
  • Scottish Widows Bank Plc - 2300 ft

Convention centers

Sport related

  • Edinburgh Chess Club - 1700 ft

Amusement

  • Diane Pool Hall - 700 ft
  • Colorsound - 700 ft
  • Johnny's Entertainment & Amusement - 1000 ft
  • Laserquest - 1400 ft
  • Quicksilver - 2000 ft
  • Filmhouse - 2700 ft
  • Tenpin - 2700 ft
  • St Bernard's Well - 2700 ft

Historical sites

  • Dean Village - 1700 ft

Theaters

  • Usher Hall - 2300 ft
  • Usher Hall - 2300 ft
  • Filmhouse Cinema - 2300 ft
  • The Royal Lyceum Theatre Co - 2700 ft
  • Royal Lyceum Theatre - 2700 ft

Galleries

  • Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art - 1700 ft
  • Dean Gallery - 2000 ft

Local attractions

  • National Museum of Scotland - 1.0 mi
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh
  • Writers' Museum - 5100 ft
    Lady Stair's Close, Edinburgh
  • Inverleith Park - 1.0 mi
    Arboretum Pl, Edinburgh
  • Museum on the Mound - 5000 ft
    The Mound, Edinburgh
  • George IV Bridge - 1.0 mi
    Bank Street and Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh

Near the hotel

  • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One - 1800 ft
    75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
  • St Cuthbert's Church - 2500 ft
    Lothian Road, Edinburgh
  • National War Museum of Scotland - 3600 ft
    Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  • Princes Street Gardens - 4300 ft
    Princes Street, Edinburgh
  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse - 2000 ft
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh
  • The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum - 3400 ft
    Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  • St. Margaret's Chapel - 3900 ft
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Restaurants nearby

  • The Atelier Restaurant - 900 ft

    Address: 159-161 Morrison Street
    Phone: 0131 629 1344

    93% likes this, based on 167 reviews
    Cuisine: European
    Price Range: USD 16 - USD 32

  • Affogato - 2000 ft

    Address: 36 Queensferry Street

    88% likes this, based on 81 reviews

  • First Coast - 1800 ft

    Address: 99 - 101 Dalry Road
    Phone: +44 (0)131 313 4404

    85% likes this, based on 379 reviews
    Cuisine: British, Scottish
    Price Range: USD 15 - USD 25

  • Kanpai Sushi - 2900 ft

    Address: 8-10 Grindlay Street
    Phone: 0131 228 1602

    76% likes this, based on 271 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: USD 25 - USD 33

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    16

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Ballantrae Hotel At The West End Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ballantrae Hotel At The West End

Average guest rating

7.0out of 10
Very good
Based on 418 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    It is quit a nice hotel, walking distance from city centre. I would stay there again.

    The bathroom were quit old, when other quests were taking shower upstairs, water was coming into our bathroom through ceiling. The shower cover was a bit moldy.

  • Family with children
    8.8

    The hotel was located near centrum, but in a very quiet neighbourhood. Inside the building was very beautiful and interesting. It was "simple" and easy to use. Service was good and fast. I'm very satisfied with the choise.

  • Single
    7.4

    free wi-fi throughout the hotel,

    sliding door in the shower did not work smoothly

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    Nice room,The water was nice and hot,the staff were very pleasant and helpful. ie:offering to carry bags,get taxis,etc.

    it would have been helpful to know there wasn't a lift as I brought my 73 year old mother and we were allocated a room on the top floor.

  • Single
    7.4

    ... it is a very sweet and cosy hotel in a very central location, but also very quiet; most things worked very well and the staff was very hospitable. However the breakfast was absolutely disastrous!!! Everything was already packed in small wrapped peaces like for a british lunch box! Not fresh, not freshly cooked, ... in the main only preserved food. : (( Late night, I came back to Edinburgh from a long flight and in the morning I suffered from this side effect.

    The breakfast was absolutely disastrous!!! Everything was already packed in small wrapped peaces like for a british lunch box! Not fresh, not freshly cooked, ... in the main only preserved food. : (( Late night, I came back to Edinburgh from a long flight and in the morning I suffered from this side effect.

  • Single
    7.4

    Arrived at 10.40 for biz meet next morning. room 9. shower not good. Room comfortable, dusty behind bedside table though. Coffee could have been stronger at B.fast! However, I booked on price and it was very reasonable.

    Not sure I would stay again but it fulfilled on price and location for me. Walking distance from airport bus, fairly late, to avoid expensive taxi ride. sorry didn't check other reviews on website. was booking on price!

  • Single
    7.0

    Good value for money, clean rooms and comfortable.

    WIFI access is not available in some of the rooms in the hotel

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    this hotel was very central and in walking distance of .Edinburgh Castle and othet tourist venues, many resturantsand pubs within easy reach.It is also in walking distance of Haymarket railway station. Comfortable and clean

    Yhey did have a problem with the water supply the evening we arrived, but this was rectified early the next morning.

  • Couple
    7.4

    Hotel quality was much better than I hoped, I had a great time in the hotel.

    I've been told there was internet connection in the hotel rooms, but unfortunately there were not. That was the worst thing about hotel, you gotta go to reception for internet connetion.

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The room was large and you could regulate the heating yourself. The continental breakfast has a good sortiment and you made your own toast so you got it fresh. The stafff were helpful and friendly. 10 min walk to Princes St and close to Haymarket train station. In a nice residential area and not much noisy taffic.

    The curtains were dusty, specially the pelmet. The shower curtain and shower hose were mouldy.

  • Single
    6.2

    Large and clean room. Very good location.

    The internet connection didn't work. I asked for an invoice and was told to receive it via email. Haven't received it.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The double room is big and nice. Just 10 minutes walk from the city centre. Very quiet place. Good breakfast.

    The double room on the ground floor is a bit cold despite the heater was turned on full power. The bathroom floor was not very clean.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    We stayed one night in room no 10. I woke up 5 o'clock in the morning because of the reception bell. It was too loud...

  • Single
    7.4

    Great location for Haymarket train station, bars and restaurants. Didn't have the breakfast so can't comment. Comfortable, clean room.

    Was advised of car parking close by. My friend came by car, but ended up with 2 parking tickets as car park too far away to use.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    Location. Room size-furnishings breakfast staff at front desk

    The internet connection was poor. Door bell ringing in the middle of the night. window was hard to close/open. Bathroom tap was dripping and toilet door didnt close properly.

How to reach hotel

hotel Ballantrae Hotel At The West End - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

6 Grosvenor Crescent, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH12 5EP

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.2 mi
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    5.5 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.2 mi
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Atelier Restaurant (cuisine: European)
    900 ft
  • First Coast (cuisine: British, Scottish)
    1800 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    16

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghBallantrae Hotel At The West End

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