Edinburgh has many famous hotels including the Balmoral Hotel, The Carlton and The Caledonian. Edinburgh has hotels for every budget, for business or leisure and both historic and modern. We have created a list below which does not cover every hotel in Edinburgh, but includes some of what we believe are the best hotels. Obviously everyone has different requirements for their ideal hotel but this list should be a good starting point if you wish to research the hotels further. For more details on Edinburgh's best hotels click on the buttons below to check availability.
The Chester Residence, Edinburgh Chester Residence offers stunning, stylish suites set in different locations around Edinburgh city centre and within 800 metres of Princes Street's shopping.
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, Edinburgh With a stylish swimming pool and Scottish restaurant, the luxury 4-star Apex Waterloo Place Hotel offers sumptuous rooms with free Wi-Fi. The hotel is in Edinburgh’s Old Town, at the end of Princes Street.
Hotel Du Vin Edinburgh, Edinburgh In Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, this Hotel Du Vin has uniquely styled bedrooms in a former city asylum. At the hotel’s heart is a French Bistro, serving produce from the Lothian region.
Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel, Edinburgh The Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel is located in the heart of Grassmarket in Edinburgh city centre, just minutes from The Royal Mile. The hotel has an award-winning restaurant and 4-star boutique bedrooms.
Ballantrae Hotel At The West End, Edinburgh In Edinburgh’s West End, The Ballantrae Hotel is close to the Haymarket Train Station and a 10-minute walk to Princes Street. This Grade II listed building offers rooms with a private bathroom and free WiFi.
Ten Hill Place Hotel, Edinburgh Just 0.5 miles from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station, this 4-star modern hotel is owned by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and offers free Wi-Fi.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh, Edinburgh On the historic Royal Mile, Radisson Blu Hotel Edinburgh is a modern hotel which features a spa / fitness centre, stylish bar and luxury bedrooms with free Wi-Fi. Waverley train station is just a 5-minute walk away.
Salisbury Green Hotel, Edinburgh Set in an 18th-century mansion house, Salisbury Green Hotel offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and traditional Scottish breakfasts. The hotel is a 20-minute walk from Edinburgh’s historic centre and the Royal Mile.
The Edinburgh Residence, Edinburgh These luxury 5-star suites in Edinburgh's West End are walking distance from the Scott Monument, EICC and the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. A full Scottish breakfast is served each morning.
Edinburgh Mela Festival
(Tue 29th Aug, 2017)
The Edinburgh Mela Festival is a celebration of cultural diversity through the arts. Theatre, music, film, visual art and physical performance take place alongside a food and craft market.
International Storytelling Festival
(Wed 18th Oct, 2017)
The Scottish International Storytelling Festival is Scotland's annual celebration of traditional and contemporary storytelling.
Christmas in Edinburgh
(Wed 22nd Nov, 2017)
The city of Edinburgh invites visitors to get in to the Christmas spirit with fabulous festive celebrations and a month long Christmas party! Attractions in include a German Christmas market, an ice rink and various Christmas decorations.