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Rocco Forte Balmoral Htl, Edinburgh

1 PRINCES STREET

Hotel information
A Rocco Forte Hotel- A Member Of The Leading Hotels Of The World Historic And Charming, Chic And Comfortable, Welcoming Service With Attention To Detail, Modern Technology And Fine Cuisine Await You At Rocco Fortes Balmoral Hotel. Built In 1902 The Hotel Offers A Unique Blend Of Cosmopolitan And Traditional Scottish Hospitality. All Rooms Feature A Stunning Marble Bathroom, Air Conditioning, Two Line Telephone With Voice Messaging, Computer Link And Fax Modem, Interactive Satelitte Television, Mini Bar And Safe. Centrally Located In The Heart Of Scotlands Capital City, Many Rooms Offer Spectacular Views Of Edinburgh Castle And The Surrounding Hills, Adjacent To Rail Station.


Surrounding Area
Location Description:
Edi - Edinburgh Turnhouse Airport - 15m/23km - W
Gla - Glasgow Airport - 46m/68km - W
Pre - Prestwick Airport - 100m/140km - W

Located In The Heart Of The City Centre, The Edwardian
Structure Of The Balmoral Is Surrounded By Princes Street
Shopping. Within Walking Distance Of Waverley Train Station
And Close To The Business District In Edinburgh. Art
Galleries, Museums And All Other Visitor Attractions Are
Within Easy Walking Distance.

Taxis Available From Edinburgh Airport Approximate Cost
Gbp15.00, 15 Miles/23km.
An Express Bus Service From Edinburgh Airport Runs Every
Half Hour Approximate Cost Gbp3.00, 15 Miles/23km
Car Rental Available - Arrange Through Concierge
Limousine Transfer Available - Arrange Through Concierge

Parking Information-
Valet Parking Gbp15.00 Per Day -Subject To Change-
Self Parking Approx. Gbp25.00 Per Day -Subject To Change-

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
Areas served are Edinburgh
Airports: Edinburgh Airport is six kilometers away

Property Information

Air-Conditioning Climate Control In Room
Elevators Exercise Facilities
Fire Alarms Heating In Room
Hotel Safe Irons/Ironing Boards-On Req.
Lounge/Entertainment Pool-Comp. To All Residents
Safety Deposit Box Spa Facil.-Pool/Sauna/Gym Comp
Sauna-Comp. Use For Residents Smoke Alarms
Tea Service
.
Facilities At An Additional Charge-
Audio/Visual Equipment-Request In Advance Of Arrival
Aerobic Classes Banquet Facilities
Business Cntr/Svc-Avail 24h Childrens Programs-Crib Avail
Conference/Meeting Facil.
Continental Bkfst-Gbp13.75 - Rates Subject To Change
Full Scottish Bkfst-Gbp16.50 Pp - Rates Subject To Change
Laundry-Price List Available In Room
News Stand/Newspaper-Available Through Concierge
Parking Information-
Valet Parking - Gbp15.00 Per Day -Subject To Change-
Self Parking - Ncr Garage, St. James Center - Approx.
Gbp25.00 Per Day -Subject To Change-
Pets Allowed-Small Dogs At Gbp40.00 Per Night Cost
Restaurants-Hadrians Brasserie And Number One
Airport Transportation-Arrange Through Concierge
Video Cassette Recorder-Request Prior To Arrival
Nearby Facilities-
Hair Salon-Extra Charge-2 Minutes Walk From Hotel
Boutiques-Extra Charge-2 Minutes Walk From Hotel
Convention Center/Service-2 Miles/3km
Casino-Extra Charge-1 Mile
Drug Store-Extra Charge-1/2 Mile
Florist-Xtra Chrg-1 Mi./Gift Shop-Xtra Chrg-1/2 Mi.
Recreation-Extra Charge-In Surrounding City Area
Religious Services-1 Mile
Sight Seeing Arrangements-Xtra Chrg-Arrange Through
Concierge
Theatre-Extra Charge-Arrange Through Concierge
Handicapped Facilities Featuring-
Wheelchair Access To All Floors
Group/Meeting Facilities-
Meeting/Banquet Facilities -
Sir Walter Scott - Theatre Style Seats 350
Banquet Seats 325
A Room With Magnificent Views Over The City And Towards
Edinburgh Castle And Features 15 Chandiliers From The
The Hotels Opening 1902

Princes Suites - Theatre Style Seats 60
Banquet Seats 70
Facing Directly Onto One Of Europes Most Famous
Throughfares/Princes Street And Features A Magnificent
Fireplace And Beautiful Cornicing

Waverley Suite - Theatre Style Seats 70
Banquet Seats 50
Featuring Large Windows Along One Wall. Adjoining To
The Holyrood Suite And Ideal For Syndicate Room Or Pre-
Dinner Drinks

Holyrood Suite - Theatre Style Seats 120
Banquet Seats 130
In The Enviable Position Of Having Spectacular Views
Over The 14th Century Edinburgh Castle And City.
Natural Daylight Floods The Rooms From The Large
Rectangular Windows

Annan And Forth - Theatre Style Seats 50
Banquet Seats 40
Situated On The Second Floor With Castle Views The
Large Windows Provide Natural Daylight Providing An
Embience Of Sheer Indulgence Situated On The Corners
Of The Building.

Beauly And Esk - Theatre Style Seats 70
Banquet Seats 60
Two Grand Fireplaces Head And Foot Each Room Creating
A Warm Enchanting Atmosphere With The Picturesque
Backdrop Of Edinburgh Castle And City

Carron And Don - Theatre Style Seats 40
Banquet Seats 20
Although The Smallest Two Of Our Banqueting Suites
Both Feature An Edwardian Fireplace Creating A Warm
And Inviting Setting Perfect For A Dinner Party Or
A Private Meeting


-On/Off-Site Dist-Miles/Km- Incl.-Yes/No-
Aerobic Classes..- On No
Golf.............- Off 15mi/24km No
Spa..............- On Yes
Sauna............- On Yes
Steam Room.......- On Yes
Studio...........- On Yes
Treatment Rooms..- On Yes
Pool.............- On Yes

Bell Man Concierge
Currency Exchange Doorman-Traditionally Kilted
Hotel Safe Luggage Storage
Maid Ser

GBP is the native currency.
The following credit cards are accepted: CA,AX,DC,IK,MC,EC,VI,JB.
Member Of Leading Hotels Of The World Drambuie Award 1999, Best Newcomer, Hadrians Restaurant Macallan Taste Of Scottland 1999 - Best Hotel Dining, Number One Scottish Tourist Board, Rac, Aa - 5 Star Ratings Conde Nast Traveller Readers Award, Best Busin
Opened in 1902 and renovated 1991.
Time zone GMT +1. Check in time: 2:00PM. Check out time: 12:00PM.


Area Activities
Area Attractions:

Name Direction Distance Transportation
Edinburgh Castle............nw....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Bus/Walking
Holyrood Palace.............se....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Bus/Walking
Sir Walter Scott Monument....w....1m/ 1.5k..walking
Royal Botanic Gardens........n....2m/ 3.0k..taxi/Bus/Walking
Royal Museum Of Scotland.....w....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Bus/Walking
National Gallery Of Scotland.w....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Bus/Walking
Royal Scottish Academy.......w....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Bus/Walking
Edinburgh Playhouse Thetare.se....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Bus/Walking
Arthurs Seat-Sightseeing.....e....1m/ 1.5k..walking
Royal Yacht Britannia........s....3m/ 4.5k..taxi/Bus
Edinburgh Airport............n...15m/24.0k..taxi/Bus/Limo
Waverley Train Station.......s....0m/ 0.0k..next Door

Ibm..........................n....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Walking
Standard Life Insurance......w....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Walking
Royal Bank Of Scotland.......n....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Walking
Bank Of New York.............n....2m/ 3.0k..taxi/Walking
First State Investment.......n....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Walking
Harvey Nichols...............n....1m/ 1.5k..taxi/Walking



Policies & Disclaimers
Meal Plan- Full Scottish Breakfast At Gbp16.50 P.p./P.d. Continental Breakfast At Gbp13.75 P.p./P.d. Pets- Small Dogs Are Allowed At The Supplement Of Gbp40.00 Per Night Commission- Commission Is Paid Within 60 Days From Date Of Guests Departure. Child Policy- Children Under 1 Year Stay Free-Cribs Available On Request At No Extra Cost Extra Beds For Children Under 12 Years Old At The Additional Cost Of Gbp25.00 Per Night Extra Beds For Children 13 And Over At The Additional Cost Of Gbp55.00 Per Night Babysitting Available On Request From Conierge Groups- For Maximum Number Of Rooms Allowed On Freesale Please Enter Y/Hhl/Qlw/P12 Final Payment- Credit Cards- Final Payment -Dc -Ec -Jc -Mc -Vi -Ac -Bc

Rate disclaimer: All rates are based upon availability and may change without notice.
Guarantee Policy: Hotel Requires A Credit Card Guarantee
Cancellation Policy: / / Reservations Must Be Cancelled 24 Hours Prior To Arrival For The Above Dates To Avoid A Penalty Charge Of One Night. / Reservations Must Be Cancelled 30 Days Prior To Arrival For The Above Dates To Avoid A Penalty Charge Of Full Stay / Reservat


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