The Balmoral receives refurbishment

Published: 18 December 2017

Rocco Forte owned The Balmoral, the five star Edinburgh hotel, has undergone a multimillion pound refurbishment this year; extending to its main event spaces as well as its castle view bedrooms.

As Rocco Forte Hotels marks its 20th anniversary, attention has been turned towards the hotel that marked the beginning of Sir Rocco’s distinguished portfolio in 1997, with Olga Polizzi, Rocco Forte Hotels’ Director of Building & Design, and sister to Sir Rocco Forte, leading the modernisation project.

The new-look event suites are classic, elegant and timeless. As always, Olga Polizzi’s touch brings new life to the spaces...The Balmoral has a true sense of place.

Richard Cooke, General Manager, The Balmoral


For over a century, The Balmoral has found a home at Edinburgh’s most prestigious address, No. 1 Princes Street. The hotel is one of Scotland’s most recognised landmarks and its majestic clock tower dominates the capital’s skyline, while its castle views are some of the city’s most coveted.

Focusing on these views, the hotel’s three main function rooms – Sir Walter Scott, Princes and Holyrood Suites – have undergone a restyle to offer a refined and authentic Edinburgh experience for banquets, weddings, showcases, training and conferences...

Full story via SBNN news


Latest tweets

follow us @InvestEdinburgh