Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel - Edinburgh

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18 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 5AQ  show map
 4 stars
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Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel - Edinburgh

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Turkish bath

Steam bath

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

Overview

Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel is a 4-star quiet property offering a leisure club and a casino. Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel has been welcoming guests to its luxury rooms since 2013.

The hotel is set in the major location 1.6 km away from Royal Botanic Garden, St. Margaret's Chapel and Holyrood Park. The property is 500 meters away from Edinburgh Playhouse, National Museum of Scotland and University of Edinburgh.

Monuments, the palace and museums are set within walking distance.

A local bus stop lies within 250 meters away. Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel is 15 km away from Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 100 rooms with a spectacular view on the castle appointed with individual climate control, a closet, a personal safe, free Wi-Fi and a minibar along with en suite bathrooms that provide a bathtub, terry bathrobes and a hairdryer. They also have an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A perfect breakfast is served every morning. Contemporary dishes are served in the traditional restaurant. The Hotel bar is a great place to taste snacks and snack menu and drink tea, espresso and coffee.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs GBP 11.95 per person per night.  A full breakfast is served at the price of GBP 14.95 per person per night.  The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of GBP 14.95 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers 24-hour reception, ironing service and concierge service together with currency exchange, parking and a safe deposit box for guests' comfort.

Relax

Guests can unwind using a spa lounge and a sauna available on site. There are a gym and fitness center provided at Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel.

Internet

Hotspot wireless internet access is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Polish, Russian, Lithuanian.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   97.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Carte blanche

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Spa lounge
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Bedroom

  • Down comforter

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

18 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 5AQ

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    11.3 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    56.0 km
Train Stations
  • Our Dynamic Earth
    800 m
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    400 m
Restaurants
  • Wedgwood The Restaurant
    730 m
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    790 m
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    97

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Rooms and availability

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Luxurious room tastefully decorated in classical style offers spacious living zone. Separate bathroom is equipped with bathtub and shower over.

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 25 m²
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Room facilities
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    Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
    Size: 25 m²
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a small sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

    Room facilities
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      Bed type: Twin beds
      Size: 25 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      Spacious room tastefully decorated in classical style offers comfortable living zone. Separate bathroom is equipped with bathtub and shower over.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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        Hotel Address:

        18 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 5AQ

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          1.0 km
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          11.3 km
        • Dundee (DND)
          56.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Our Dynamic Earth
          800 m
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          900 m
        • Bus stop
          400 m
        Restaurants
        • Wedgwood The Restaurant
          730 m
        • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
          790 m
        Ski areas
        • Midlothian Ski Centre
          1.5 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          97

        Hotel Awards

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Edinburgh Playhouse - 300 m
        • Arthurs Seat - 400 m
        • Doggerfisher Art Gallery - 400 m
        • Edinburgh Printmakers - 400 m

        Popular areas

        • Omni Centre Edinburgh - 400 m

        Places of interest

        • Edinburgh Dungeons - 200 m
        • Nelson Monument - 300 m
        • Nelson's Monument - 400 m
        • Elm Row Bus Stop - 400 m
        • Walkabout Inn - 400 m
        • Scottish Parliament Building - 500 m
        • Canongate Kirk - 500 m
        • Canongate Tolbooth - 600 m
        • Waterloo Place - 600 m
        • Scottish Poetry Library - 600 m
        • St Mary's Metropolitan Cathedral - 600 m
        • The City of Edinburgh Council - 600 m
        • Canongate Kirk - 700 m

        Train stations

        • Our Dynamic Earth - 700 m

        Convention centers

        • Omni Centre - 400 m
        • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 600 m

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Palace of Holyrood House - 700 m

        Museums

        • Calton Hill - 200 m
        • The Peoples Story - 500 m
        • The Museum of Edinburgh - 500 m
        • Our Dynamic Earth - 600 m

        Theaters

        • Walkabout Jongleurs - 300 m

        Local attractions

        • The Meadows - 1.5 km
          Old Town, Edinburgh
        • The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum - 1.6 km
          Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
        • The Queen's Hall - 1.7 km
          Clerk Street, Edinburgh
        • St. Margaret's Chapel - 1.5 km
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        • National War Museum of Scotland - 1.7 km
          Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh

        Near the hotel

        • Calton Hill - 190 m
          off Regent Road, Edinburgh
        • Leith - 430 m
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        • Our Dynamic Earth - 730 m
          112 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh
        • Canongate Kirk - 760 m
          153 Canongate, Edinburgh
        • New Town - 430 m
          EdinburghScotland
        • Waterloo Place - 660 m
          Eastern extension of Princes St., Edinburgh
        • Mansfield Place Church - 720 m
          East London Street, Edinburgh

        Restaurants nearby

        • Wedgwood The Restaurant - 730 m

          Address: 267 Canongate
          Phone: 0131 558 8737

          72% likes this, based on 981 reviews
          Price Range: CAD 40 - CAD 115

        • The Pompadour by Galvin - 820 m

          Address: Princes Street
          Phone: +44 131 222 8975

          79% likes this, based on 120 reviews
          Cuisine: French, British
          Price Range: CAD 123 - CAD 404

        • Blackfriars - 950 m

          Address: 57-61 Blackfriars St
          Phone: +(44)0131 558 8684

          79% likes this, based on 49 reviews
          Cuisine: British

        • Number One - 790 m

          Address: The Balmoral Hotel
          Phone: 01315576727

          78% likes this, based on 462 reviews
          Cuisine: Scottish
          Price Range: CAD 121 - CAD 161

        • Dubh Prais - 880 m

          Address: 123B High Street
          Phone: 0-131 557 5732

          77% likes this, based on 449 reviews
          Cuisine: Scottish

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          97

        Hotel Awards

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        Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace

        Average guest rating

        7.0out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 222 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        10.0
        Value
        8.5
        Rooms
        8.5
        Service
        9.0

        Guest reviews

        • Couple
          5.4

          The second room we were given was really nice.

          The first rom we were given was terrible, no cold water in the bath room, a door off its hinges, the kettle not working.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          We have enjoyed our short staying in the hotel. It was good for us that the hotel has sauna, swimming pool, gym. The hotel situates in a good area of Edinburgh - there are many useful facilities round- sightseeings, restaurants, cafes, Tesco Express, pharmacy, cinema, shopping mall.

          There were small things though in the hotel which we've noticed - the staff was helpful but not very welcoming, broken door of the wardrobe, shaggy walls in fitness facilities.

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Everything was vwery clean and the leisure facilities good

          Breakfast was a shambles no orange juice had to wait 10 minutes for toast .On arrival they could find no refrence to our booking with you and were not sure if we could have a room .We were in the basement!!!

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Easy access o public transport system and walking distance to city centre.

        • Couple
          7.8

          The power shower, the good sized bed

          Room was cold and dark on arrival and a little disappointing after looking at the webite. The spa facilities were poor, the sauna temp was 40 almost chilly in there.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Good welcome at rECEPTION; all staff we encountered were friendly.

        • Single
          7.4

          Pleasant stay, friendly staff, nice room with a garden view

          Restaurant only offers an expensive set menu rather than a-la-carte choices, and as I did not feel like dining in the bar, I went to a nearby restaurant

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          Location, facilities, people are nice, and rooms are tidy...all this for a good rate.

          We didn't have any annoyance, but our room was underground so the scenery is not really what you have in mind.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Ambience, service, facilities and location.

          Parking - we staying over a weekend so we were able to park on the street without cost. This would have been a problem if our stay was mid-week.

        • Couple
          10.0

          Proximity to the city centre but tucked away so quiet at night.

          The room we were allocated was quite small with no specific place for a suitcase so we kept tripping over it and having to move it! The room was also extremely warm and we had to request a fan.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          They upgraded us to a suite for free. FREE!!!!!!!!!!!!! Bingo bongo happy days

          Nothing disappointed us during our stay.

        • Couple
          9.6

          The facilities (gym, pool & sauna) were good. The staff were very friendly & helpful. Good size relaxing rooms.

        • Group of friends
          4.2

          The initial impressions on arrival were good.

          Hotel staff were very surly and unhelpful when handling a complaint regarding cleanliness and location of room. When we questioned the cost of the room, staff were condescending and we were made to feel that because we had only spent £175 per night !! (marathon weekend) 'what did we expect'.

        • Couple
          7.8

          The staff were very polite and nothing was any trouble.

          We had booked the hotel for the Edinburgh Marathon so the hotel was understandably fully booked. There was a wedding reception being held there on the Saturday night (night before the marathon) and we had been put in a room at the front of the hotel on the first floor directly above the reception where they were playing an extremely loud disco. After lengthly discussions with the manager we were eventually moved to a different room for that evening but had to move back to our allocated room the following day. So on that note when booking I would recommend that you request a room on the back of the hotel (noise from cars on going over the cobbled road on front) and check that there isn't a reception being held during your stay.

        • Single
          7.0

          The hotel was welcoming and clean. Staff were helpful to any query or request. The leisure facilities were available for a long part of the day.

          I would personally have liked to see more choice on tv and radio channels. Very basic. Also cold water from the taps, not room temp.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        18 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH7 5AQ

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Edinburgh
          1.0 km
        Airports
        • Turnhouse (EDI)
          11.3 km
        • Dundee (DND)
          56.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Our Dynamic Earth
          800 m
        • Edinburgh Waverley station
          900 m
        • Bus stop
          400 m
        Restaurants
        • Wedgwood The Restaurant
          730 m
        • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
          790 m
        Ski areas
        • Midlothian Ski Centre
          1.5 km
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of floors:
          5
        • Number of rooms:
          97

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghCrowne Plaza Royal Terrace

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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