Edinburgh hotels

Edinburgh hotels

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Low season

February Cheapest month to stay with an average 50% drop in price.

High season

August Most expensive month to stay with an average 19% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$170 Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$220 Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Top tips for finding the perfect Edinburgh hotel

  • Crowned by Edinburgh Castle, Old Town Edinburgh is one of the most picturesque places in Scotland. Staying in this area offers guests a quintessential visit to the Scottish capital.
  • J.K. Rowling fans should stay at Grassmarket Hotel situated just down the hill from Edinburgh Castle, near many sights that inspired the Harry Potter books.
  • West of the city centre, you will find chic hotels like Murrayfield Hotel, near BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh’s main sporting arena and concert venue.
  • EasyHotel Edinburgh and Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel are good places to stay on Princes Street, home to attractions like the Scott Monument, the Princes Street Gardens, and the Edinburgh Gin Distillery.
  • Featuring a swimming pool, fitness center, and spa, the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is a highly rated, centrally located business hotel in Edinburgh.
  • Students and budget travellers could consider staying at Edinburgh University’s Pollock Halls, which are open to the public during the summer. Meanwhile Salisbury Green offers year-round accommodation that are perfect for visiting the university.

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Hotels near Edinburgh Castle

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The Rutland Hotel & Apartments - Edinburgh - Building
The Rutland Hotel & Apartments
9.3 Excellent
New Town $235+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
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Apex Grassmarket Hotel - Edinburgh - Building Best Wellness Hotel
Apex Grassmarket Hotel
8.8 Excellent
Old Town $166+
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