0 Have your say The Balmoral Hotel in Edinburgh has been named top hotel in the UK in an American travel magazine survey. Readers of Condé Nast Traveler US ranked the luxury hotel top of a list of 35 in the Europe/UK category of the magazine’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards. More than 600,000 readers from around the world submitted a record-breaking number of responses to the survey. The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are the longest-running awards in the travel industry. The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel, sits above Waverley Station at No. 1 Princes Street.READ MORE: Take a look inside one of the most expensive hotel rooms in Edinburgh Founded in 1902, the hotel boasts 187 rooms and a collection of more than 500 single malt whiskies. Booking in for the night could cost you anything from around £150 for a room, or several thousand pounds for one of the hotel’s deluxe suites. The most opulent … [Read more...] about Edinburgh’s Balmoral Hotel named best in UK by US travellers
The Balmoral, a Rocco Forte hotel, has revealed a new look for one of its signature suites, The Glamis. Designed by Olga Polizzi, Rocco Forte Hotels’ director of building and design, and sister to Sir Rocco Forte, this royal suite is named after Glamis Castle, childhood home of Queen Elizabeth. Occupying over 1,000 square feet, the space overlooks the entrance to the hotel on Princes Street. The new entrance to the Glamis Suite offers discrete check-ins. Upon entering through patinated bronze screens, guests will find a Scottish baronial table set for four in the dining room. Including a fireplace and an antique chandelier, the sitting room has a color palette of emerald and amethyst; the space also house a Shinola record player and a vinyl collection. Available for guests to enjoy, the record menu offers collection tailored to guests’ music tastes. Very cool! At the center of the master bedroom is a … [Read more...] about The Balmoral Reveals New Look for its Royal Suite
Pedigree pigs and poultry, toy tractors and traybakes - day one of the Balmoral Show kicks off at Balmoral Park in Lisburn. … [Read more...] about Balmoral Show 2019 Day One [Photos]
By Katherine Feser Published 9:15 am CDT, Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Trendmaker Homes is now selling both one and two story homes in Balmoral. Trendmaker Homes is now selling both one and two story homes in Balmoral. Photo: Trendmaker Homes Photo: Trendmaker Homes Image 1 of / 3 Caption Close Image 1 of 3 Trendmaker Homes is now selling both one and two story homes in Balmoral. Trendmaker Homes is now selling both one and two story homes in Balmoral. Photo: Trendmaker Homes Trendmaker Homes to debut new homes in Balmoral community 1 / 3 Back to Gallery Trendmaker Homes Houston has opened two model homes in northeast Houston's Balmoral community. The builder plans to build 44 homes on … [Read more...] about Trendmaker Homes to debut new homes in Balmoral community
Fred. Olsen's flagship, the Balmoral, will wear a patchwork livery to support Elmer's Big Parade - Suffolk Picture: FRED. OLSEN Archant As they mark their 30th anniversary, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines have unveiled their new-look Balmoral ship in support of St Elizabeth Hospice’s Elmer campaign. Fred. Olsen are one of the biggest global cruise liner companies and this year they are throwing their weight behind Elmer’s Big Parade - Suffolk, which is organised by the Ipswich-based hospice.The travel company are one of the 55 sponsors behind the elephants that will make up the summer trail and staff have been raising additional funds for the hospice - which also celebrates its 30th anniversary this year.But their latest bid to support the cause blows everything else out of the water! Their flagship Balmoral has been re-painted with the signature Elmer patchwork design as part of the company’s continual improvement programme.The vibrant pattern was chosen by Peter Deer, … [Read more...] about What do you make of the new-look Balmoral from Fred. Olsen?