This Hotel has the Best Views of Edinburgh

There are a few important things on our check list of a great hotel: alluring architecture and design, lifestyle, dining and sipping... and if possible, an amazing view. The Balmoral Edinburgh has it all. This storied hotel in Scotland's capital is located at 1 Prince's Street, overlooking some of the best views of the city. It also stands out in Edinburgh's streetscape, with its historic clock tower.

Now a Rocco Forte luxury hotel, the Balmoral Edinburgh has appeal for any traveler whose list matches ours. Here's a look at the view, and our other top reasons to stay at the Balmoral.