Malmaison Edinburgh

1 Tower Place Edinburgh EH6 7BZ United Kingdom
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Hotel Malmaison Edinburgh

Description

Set within a former ‘house of ill-repute’ in the suburb of Leith, Malmaison Edinburgh has rejuvenated the 1883 building, with mod-cons and old charm.

The Malmaison’s Standard and Superior rooms are offered as double or twin, while further creature comforts come from the Suite and The Port of Leith Suite. All come with digital TVs, hotel toiletries, complimentary Wi-Fi, iron and ironing board.

The hotel’s catering facilities offers a boutique service across four rooms with a variety of set-ups to suit the wedding, meeting or function.

The Malmaison’s Brasserie offers a range of Scottish and British classics served inside or al fresco on the terrace. The hotel’s wine tasting room caters to private dining, matching food and wine, while Malbar serves respite from cold nights with a warm atmosphere, cocktails and cool beers. During the day Malbar brings forth its Café culture with coffee and croissants.

On the waterfront, near Malmaison, is the Royal Yacht Britannia and the Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre.

Price range

from ‎$117 to ‎$136

Name

Malmaison Edinburgh

Address

1 Tower Place, EH6 7BZ, Edinburgh United Kingdom | 2.2 miles from city center | Show on map
Telephone: +44(844)6930652 | Fax:+44(131)4685002 | Official Homepage

Suitable for

  • Honeymooners
  • Large Groups

Top 9 Features

  • WiFi
  • Parking
  • TV
  • A/C
  • Terrace
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hotel bar
  • Safe

Room features

  • Bathroom with bathtub,
  • Bathroom with shower,
  • Ironing board,
  • Windows that open,
  • Television,
  • Hairdryer,
  • Central heating,
  • Electric kettle,
  • Air conditioning,
  • Mini-bar,
  • Pay-TV,
  • Satellite TV,
  • Desk,
  • Small lounge,
  • Telephone,
  • Stereo system/ CD player,
  • Internet,
  • WiFi in the rooms,
  • Cost of wireless internet in rooms,
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Hotel features

  • Entrance hall/ lobby,
  • Elevator,
  • Gym,
  • Parking lot,
  • Hotel bar,
  • Conference rooms,
  • Non-smoking rooms,
  • Restaurant,
  • 24-hour reception,
  • Laundry service,
  • WiFi in Lobby,
  • Room service,
  • Number of restaurants,
  • Number of floors,
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Sports Facilities

  • Boats to Rent,
  • Golf Course,
  • Sailing,
  • Surfing,
  • Diving

Review Highlights
Positive Reviews
  • Excellent Staff
    Many guests have found the hospitality at Malmaison Edinburgh to be cheerful and helpful, eager to assist with any needs or advice about nearby sites...
  • Extra Touches
    Often it’s the unexpected trimmings that make a stay Whether celebrating an anniversary or birthday, the Malmaison Edinburgh have surprised many guests with an extra touch of ...
  • Wonderfully Social
    The Malmaison’s great location and openness to welcoming non-hotel guests into the glamorous dining and bar areas makes for a wonderfully social venue in the evenings...
  • Great Bars Nearby
    While the hotel has its own bar and brasserie, exploring the neighbourhood will offer up lovely bars and restaurants within walking distance...
Negative Reviews
  • Overpriced
    While many guests found the hotel was luxurious at the right price, some found the hotel and experience over-priced, suggesting it was ‘mid-range’ and ‘average’ for its boutique ...
  • Bad Breakfast
    The Malmaison Edinburgh’s dining experience is open to both guests and non-guests of the hotel and a popular destination in Leith, and while many have enjoyed their meals, some ...
  • Airless Without Air Con
    Perhaps it’s the old building, but some guests found the rooms to be airless and stuffy, suffering from no air conditioning, and while windows can open, it can be musty and hot...
  • Old Furniture, Not Vintage
    The Malmaison Edinburgh’s furnishings are fun and stylised but some former guests expressed some items were getting tired, worn-out or stained...
Rating Overview
Rating trivago Rating Index™ based on 2633 reviews across the web
80/100

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  • Holidaycheck (15) 15 based on $ratings reviews
    82/100
  • Other Sources (2170) 2170 based on $ratings reviews
    80/100

Test Score

85
out of 100
Excellent Result from 22 Quality Tests
82% recommend this hotel (18 out of 22 testers)
100% say the hotel is suitable for relaxation
95% say the hotel is suitable for couples

Good To Know

  • The area surrounding the hotel is idyllic
  • The hotel surroundings offer good paths for joggers
  • It is possible to park very close to the hotel
  • The view from the window is disappointing

Results in detail (Data is based on the average of all hotels on trivago)

Location
84/100 Excellent
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Hotel
82/100 Excellent
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Room
84/100 Excellent
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Bathroom
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Sleep quality
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80 out of 100 based on 2634 reviews
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