If you're looking for a luxurious hotel with a child friendly environment, The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte luxury hotel, may be just the right choice. The hotel's five-star kids' program provides a fun and exciting experience for the younger ones and gives you the freedom to enjoy the luxuries and amenities of a five-star hotel, stress free!
For families traveling with infants, The Balmoral tries to make their stay easier by providing all of the extra comforts of home. The “Five-star Babies” program (ages 0-2) includes such luxuries as wooden cots with high quality linens, a toy-box, and bottle warmers and sterilizers. They even provide a "Teddy Turn-Down Service" (keep the teddy as a souvenir!), with a complimentary bottle or glass of milk.
For older children, the hotel features a 15 metre swimming pool that kids can enjoy for recreation and leisure. Girls can have their nails done at the Balmoral spa and also receive a complimentary bottle of nail polish. Additionally, the concierge will personally tailor an itinerary that meets the demands of you and your family, upon request.
This February, the hotel is offering several unique offers and packages. The "Winter Family Break" offer lets families book two bedrooms and receive 50% off on the second room. This includes daily complimentary breakfast buffet for two adults and two children and use of the gymnasium. Additionally, children aged 4 to 12 receive 50% off on all food and beverage.
Another appealing family deal the Balmoral is currently offering is the "Mythical Family Affair" package valid through April 1st. The deal includes tickets to the Edinburgh castle for two adults and two children, daily breakfast and complimentary use of the spa.
Located in Edinburgh’s main shopping district, the Balmoral gives guests easy access to the city’s luxury stores as well as many cultural attractions such as Edinburgh Castle and Old Town. From the Michelin-starred number one to the local pubs, Edinburgh offers a host of dining experiences that should please any palate.
The Balmoral offers 168 rooms and 20 suites, each designed to emulate the feel of Scotland (for example, earth-colored walls and carpets evoke the misty moors). Many of the rooms have views of the Castle, the Old Town, or the surrounding hills. For the 2013 winter season, the price of a standard double-occupancy room start at £425 (US $671.59 per night); the price of a standard double-occupancy suite starts at £665 (US $1050.83 per night).
For more information, visit The Balmoral online and check out more of their winter steals and deals! To make a reservation, call +44 131 556 2414.
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