Places to stay

Visiting Edinburgh? Looking for somewhere to stay? There’s no shortage of Hotels and Apartments in Edinburgh that cater for almost everyone’s needs.
We’ve put together a shortlist that will hopefully make your choice a little bit easier.

Travelodge Edinburgh

With budget rooms available from £29 depending on the season (currently advertised from £35), the hotel makes site seeing affordable for tourists with any sized wallet. Best bits are children stay free and under 16’s can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Students can enjoy 5% discount all year round. Free WiFI for 30 mins & New Superooms are available.

The full list of hotels in the area can be seen via the following link:

Travelodge Edinburgh Central
Address: 33 St Mary’s St, Edinburgh EH1 1TA Phone: 0871 984 6137

Travelodge Edinburgh Haymarket
Address: 24-26 Eglinton Cres, Edinburgh EH12 5BY Phone: 0871 984 6365

Travelodge Edinburgh Learmonth
Address: 18-20 Learmonth Terrace, Edinburgh EH4 1PW Phone: 0871 984 6415

Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile

At the Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile you are not only at the centre of our attentions, you are also in the heart of the city.  The Aparthotel is situated in the city centre on the famous Royal Mile, which makes it the ideal base whether your stay is for business or leisure.  The Holyrood Palace and Edinburgh Castle are only a short walk away, with Waverley train station accessible by a 5 minute walk and the area is full of restaurants and cafés to suit all tastes.

When you travel, you want to be able to do the little things you always do. Our aparthotels are designed to make you feel at home from the moment you put down your bags, whether for a few days or several months.

Adagio Edinburgh

The modern, functional and fully equipped apartments are available in  2-person Studios, 1-bedroom apartments (4 persons), Studio 2 persons twins bed.  There are 146 apartments in total.

All apartments have fully equipped kitchens, iron and iron board, hairdryer, LCD Televisions, safe and free Wi-fi.  There is  a Reception desk which is manned 24hrs to help you with any enquiries.

The hotel facilities also include a fitness room, a lounge, a mini-market with a variety of food and drinks and a self-service laundry.

Breakfast is available daily from 7 am to 10 am with a selection of hot and cold food and drinks.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre

DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre – we put the human touch back into your travel experience.

Ideally located in the heart of the city, within walking distance from both Waverly and Haymarket train stations and just 30 minutes from Edinburgh Airport. Enjoy proximity to major attractions including Edinburgh Castle, shopping on Princes Street, the charming Old Town, Holyrood Palace and the Scottish Parliament.

Be welcomed by our friendly staff and enjoy a warm chocolate chip cookie upon arrival. Our 138 stylish bedrooms consist of Guest, Deluxe, Junior Suites and King Suite, all offering an array of modern amenities to make you feel at home. Keep fit during your travels with our state of the art Precor cardio equipment and enjoy the Sweet Dreams® by DoubleTree Sleep Experience.

Bread Street Brasserie – Fresh. Seasonal. Scottish.

Enjoy City Centre dining in sophisticated surroundings with a warm, welcoming service. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Bread Street Brasserie showcases the finest of Scotland’s larder. With a special emphasis on catering for dietary requirements, including a choice of vegetarian and vegan options, as well as gluten-free dishes, we ensure that there is something to suit all tastes and dining needs.

Monboddo – Chic and cosy, day and night.

Throughout the afternoon and into the evening, unwind with a perfectly created cocktail, a bottle of bubbly or one of our fine selection of Gins, which can be quaffed in elegant surroundings, whilst enjoying views of Edinburgh Castle, slick service and a warm welcome.

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Nira Caledonia

Located on the cobbled streets of New Town, this romantic boutique property combines the luxury of a top five star hotel with the intimacy and peace of a cosy townhouse. Each room & suite is unique with its own character with 42 inch flat-screen televisions, Nespresso coffee machines, free Wi-Fi and iPod docking stations. Many have vast floor-to-ceiling sash windows, others open out onto a private garden and some feature a relaxing Jacuzzi. All have new ultra-comfortable beds and pillows of goose feather and down. As a protected Grade A building we don’t have a lift, but our porters are always on hand and we offer 24-hour room service. Blackwood’s Restaurant offers a cosy atmosphere and offers a sumptuous choice of fine Scottish produce all sourced locally. With over 30 Scotch whisky blends and single malts, the Bar also focuses on local flavours.  A successful blend of Georgian period features and contemporary furnishings characterises the decor throughout the hotel and, together with a home from home ambiance, defines the very essence of Nira Caledonia.

The 28-bedroom hotel is just a 10-minute stroll through some of Edinburgh’s most celebrated architecture to the centre of town at Princes Street. Go the other way, however, and you will be met by a charming selection of speciality shops, charity booksellers and bustling cafes and bars, many lining the picturesque riverbank in Stockbridge.

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Edinburgh Marriott

Our superb 4-star Edinburgh hotel is located five minutes from Edinburgh International Airport, Edinburgh Zoo and only 15 minutes from the historic city centre. The hotel’s location in Edinburgh allows easy access to many events and attractions.

Contemporary style with the substance of legendary hospitality welcomes guests, who can enjoy superb 4-star hotel amenities with 245 spacious bedrooms which include Executive Rooms and Junior Suites with access to our Executive Lounge. Guests can enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi in all public areas of the hotel, 24 hour virtual concierge service and 300 spaces complimentary parking.

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The Principal Edinburgh George Street

One of the Best Hotels in Edinburgh, Offering 4-Star Luxury on George Street.
Edinburgh Events Hotel of the Year & Edinburgh Wedding Hotel of the Year at the Scottish Hotel Awards.

With a prime location on the famous George Street, The Principal Edinburgh George Street is one of the finest hotels in Scotland and a fabulous choice among the luxury hotels in Edinburgh. Whether you’re on business or a break in Edinburgh, hosting a wedding or special event or looking for a luxury and elegant setting for a conference or meeting, The Principal Edinburgh George Street is ideal.

10 minutes from everywhere, The George Hotel is perfectly placed to close to the wide range of Edinburgh’s wonderful attractions including Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyrood House, National Museum of Scotland, Royal Botanic Gardens and is just minutes from the Georgian New Town with all its bars and restaurants.

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IBIS – Edinburgh Centre South Bridge

Stay in the heart of Edinburgh
A 5-minute walk from Waverley Train Station, Ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge provides centrally located accommodation in the Old Town. This Ibis hotel has a bar and restaurant, and offers free Wi-Fi.

Furnished with the new Ibis Sweet Beds, each air-conditioned room has a flat-screen TV, desk, safe, hairdryer and tea and coffee facilities. All have en suite bathrooms with shower and complementary toiletries.

This hotel is around 9 minutes’ walk from Edinburgh Castle, and Holyrood Park is around 15 minutes away. The Festival Theatre, Grassmarket and the Museum of Edinburgh are among the attractions within a 10-minute walk. Discounted parking facilities are available within 5 minutes’ walk of the hotel.

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Residence Inn by Marriott Edinburgh

Residence Inn has been the extended stay market leader for over 35 years.  With over 700 properties in worldwide, the UK’s first Residence Inn located is located in the beautiful and historic city of Edinburgh. Whether you’re staying in Edinburgh for 1 night or 1 month, for business or pleasure, you can enjoy the home comforts of a Residence Inn suite including extra space with living, sleeping and working zones.


Located in the heart of Edinburgh’s city centre in the new Quartermile development you have it all at your fingertips. Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace, Princes Street, the Meadows, the National Museum of Scotland, the Scottish Parliament and Edinburgh’s business districts all within a few minutes’ walk.

Our Suites

Residence Inn by Marriott Edinburgh provides efficient workspaces with desk, kitchenettes with refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave for quick snacks or your favourite meals. Our one-bedroom suites are equipped with a full kitchen including hotplate and oven.  For your entertainment iPod/iPad docking stations and flat screen TV’s with Sky Sports in all rooms.  Our bathrooms have large shower cubicle and separate sink rooms and we have a guest laundry room located on ground floor with complimentary detergent which is available free of charge to all guests.

Services and Amenities
• Complimentary WIFI
• Complimentary hot & cold buffet breakfast
• Complimentary fitness room
• Complimentary meeting room for residents up to 10 boardroom style
• Complimentary guest laundry room
• Complimentary grocery delivery service
• 24 hour market place
• Bar and lounge area
• Snacks and meals available from bar
• Internet business area
• Mixed lobby seating lounge areas
• Underground car parking on-site (chargeable)
• Smoke free hotel
• Dry cleaning services

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IBIS Styles Edinburgh Centre – St Andrews Square

Only 2 minutes’ walk from Princes Street, ibis Styles St Andrew Square offers uniquely designed rooms in Edinburgh city centre. Our stylish hotel has a 24-hour reception, a bar and restaurant and offers free Wi-Fi.

Ibis Styles Edinburgh Centre St Andrew Square is located in the new town district,  close to Princes Street & George Street – ideal for shopping, bars/clubs/restaurants. Edinburgh Castle, Royal Mile, National Gallery are also close by.

Edinburgh Airport Shuttle bus and Waverley train station are 6 min walking distance and the tram for the airport is just across the square..

103 rooms with the Sweet Bed by ibis Styles. All prices inclusive of continental breakfast and high speed Wi-Fi. 100% non-smoking.

The hotel is full of character and maintains modern functionality with a nod to tradition. Purple, green and blue bring a distinctive Scottish hue which is enhanced by funky furnishings such as wee whiskey barrel nightstands and wry Scot-slang friezes which educate as well as inspire.

Illustrated murals in each room tackle different Scottish themes, meaning you might fall asleep in a field of thistles or be woken by the glare of a highland stag. And of course, where there are trimmings, they’re in tartan.

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Motel One Edinburgh-Royal proudly opened its doors on the 31st of December 2012 as the first UK Motel One. With the Royal Mile and the Castle within striking distance, Princes Street gardens as our backdrop and Waverley Train Station a few metres away, Motel One is a first class choice when visiting the Scottish Capital.

Our One Lounge concept lobby is a breakfasting, entertaining and bar area. A sensory design feast, this wonderfully relaxed and comfortable space is at the hub of Motel One. Enjoy freshly brewed barista coffee with an assortment of hot and cold snacks or chill-out with a glass of wine – our 24 hours reception and high standards of quality and service will make for an extremely comfortable stay.

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