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We stayed here two nights and had a total of 3 rooms. We requested king sized beds and were given a queen room on the sixth floor attic area. Windows were wide open to pigeons and any other animals that might happen in because it...More
This fine Edinburgh hotel is located in an excellent spot close to everything. You start your visit by being greeted by Ivor the doorman. Ivor is wonderful source of everything in Edinburgh.
The reception, the room, the hotel restaurant are excellent. And all have Edinburgh...More
Our stay in the hotel was fantastic. The location is within walking distance of many attractions in the city and close to many of the tour stops. The bed was comfy and the staff super friendly. Our stay included breakfast which was a buffet style...More
This hotel seemed to have good reviews when I booked it, but I was really disappointed and wished I had stayed somewhere else. On the plus side, the Cafe was excellent for breakfast, the staff very helpful, and the location excellent. The lobby area was...More
I stayed here whilst visiting Edinburgh for both work and pleasure. The room was amazing, spotless clean and the view was breathtaking. All the staff were very well informed and clearly well trained, nothing was too much hassle for anyone.
Breakfast had a huge variety...More
Set in a desirable location on North Bridge, The 4 star Scotsman Hotel is nestled between the hustle and bustle of the New Town and the historical Old Town, the hotel is perfectly located to explore Edinburgh. ...MoreJust off the famous Royal Mile, Waverley Train Station and Princess Street are within 2 minutes’ walk from the hotel. Tourist attractions, entertainment venues, restaurants, bars and shopping are all conveniently near-by, making The Scotsman Hotel the ideal base to explore the our great city. Many of the original features and layout remain intact from the former national newspaper of Scotland printing house, bringing historical character to this luxury boutique hotel. The Marble staircase, now the centre of the hotel, retains its imposing stained glass window and glows magnificently by candle light each evening. Within the heart of the historic and iconic building is our comfortable bar and lounge area which serves a wide variety of drinks to suit all tastes, a luxurious afternoon tea and a great range of bar snacks. A high quality Scottish breakfast with superb service is served daily in our dedicated breakfast restaurant. With discounted parking at local secure car park, complimentary Wi-Fi and all the little extras you would expect from a 4 star boutique hotel, we look forward to welcoming you soon to The Scotsman Hotel. Less
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US$188 - US$425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Scotsman Hotel Edinburgh
Scotsman Hotel Edinburgh
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
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Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
My room description said it had an electric kettle. For life of me I couldn't find it but I was ok with that. I was more concerned trying to get a fan in the room. I stayed there in July during the heat wave and the hotel... More
My room description said it had an electric kettle. For life of me I couldn't find it but I was ok with that. I was more concerned trying to get a fan in the room. I stayed there in July during the heat wave and the hotel rooms are not air conditioned. Being on the 6th floor, it got awfully stuffy and hot so hot tea or coffee was last thing my mind.
Don’t know but when we were there it didn’t affect us as it was the second floor that was being refurbished and we were on the 4th. Suggest you call the hotel and ask as I am sure they will have other rooms on other floors... More
Don’t know but when we were there it didn’t affect us as it was the second floor that was being refurbished and we were on the 4th. Suggest you call the hotel and ask as I am sure they will have other rooms on other floors available.