The Ben Doran 4-Star

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About the 4* The Ben Doran

Elegant Georgian townhouse which has been recently renovated and retains many period features. High ceilings and large windows add to the airy atmosphere of this service-oriented private hotel. Breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner are served in the elegant dining room. The hotel is centrally located, making it an ideal base from which to visit all Edinburgh attractions. The helpful staff are able to provide directions, sight-seeing choices and even book tours to locations outside Edinburgh. Dinner can be ready upon the guests return.

Located one mile from city centre, on A701, within easy walking distance of the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace. Situated on a major bus route, all parts of Edinburgh are easily reached. Waverley train station and the bus station are within one mile. The hotel is located near the south side of the city centre, close to the old town, University of Edinburgh, the Royal College of Surgeons, museums, theatres, pubs, restaurants and shopping facilities. The area is a vibrant mix of small shops, Victorian and Georgian residences and leafy tree-lined streets.

Rooms have dark rose, pink and cream decor with cherry wood furnishings and period features. All rooms have a TV with freeview digital channels, direct dial telephone, hair dryer, clock/radio, complimentary designer toiletries and tea/coffee available at all times. Many rooms have super king-size beds and most are en suite. Non-en suite rooms have a wash basin (hot and cold water) in the room, with the toilet and shower/bath outside, sharing with only one other room. All rooms have windows which open; the views are cityscapes of gardens and neighbouring townhouses and gardens; many rooms have a view of Arthur's Seat or the Pentland Hills.

Museums, theatres and sport stadiums are all located within easy reach. An Olympic-size swimming pool with gym is located within a 10-minute walk, as well as hill walks, pubs, shopping centres and many of Edinburgh delights. Golf is available nearby, with many courses an easy distance away. Playing fields and tennis courts are located in the Meadows, 10 minutes on foot. The Festival Theatre, Queens Hall, the Edinburgh Playhouse, Usher Hall and the Lyceum are all close by.

Arriving from the west, turn onto the City Bypass (A720), heading south and east. Drive around the city and exit the bypass at Straiton junction, joining the A701 towards the city centre. The hotel is located three miles along this road, on the right.

This hotel is for adults only. Check in: 14h. Check out: 10:30h.

Room Facilities:
Bathroom
Shower
Hairdryer
Direct dial telephone
TV
Radio
Internet access
Tea Coffee
Double bed
King size bed
Carpeted
Central heating
Individual heating


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