Hotels in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Edinburgh:£113/night
Absolute cheapest price found:£2/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Saturday
£76 - £145
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
£95 - £114
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Edinburgh hotels

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The Ben Doran Guest House
The Ben Doran Guest House
8.2 Excellent
11 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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1.6 mi from city centre, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom 

Located in Edinburgh, Ben Doran is an easy drive from Princes Street and provides free private parking on site. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free wireless internet throughout their stay.

Cheapest hotels in Edinburgh, Scotland

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Point A Hotel Edinburgh Haymarket
Point A Hotel Edinburgh Haymarket
8.7 Excellent
152 Morrison Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

The hotel is situated in the heart of Edinburgh, a brief car ride from Edinburgh Airport. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

£38
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Where to stay in Edinburgh

About Edinburgh

Edinburgh cradles the soul of Scotland, a land of emerald moorlands and prolific storytellers, such as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Legends run deep in Edinburgh, lending an air of nobility and mystique. From castles and palaces to ancient pubs serving signature Scotch whiskeys, Edinburgh beckons to all travellers.

Things to do

To understand Edinburgh’s history, stroll through the Old Town’s Royal Mile to see the magnificent Edinburgh Castle. Inside its walls, you’ll find a wealth of treasures, including the Honours crown jewels and St. Margaret’s Chapel. Keep an eye out for the famous Mons Meg gun and walk through the eerie vaults, which once housed prisoners of war.

Royal experiences await at Holyroodhouse Palace, the official residence of the current queen. You can tour the Throne Room, the Morning Drawing Room and the Great Gallery housing portraits of Scotland’s kings. Walk to the adjacent Holyrood Park for spectacular views of the sea from Arthur’s Seat.

No trip to Edinburgh is complete without touring the Scotch Whiskey Experience. You can learn about the production process or opt for tastings of fine single malts. Spend some time on Carlton Hill, a public park founded in the early-1700s, to see monuments honouring Scottish writers, such as Robert Burns.

Feel like tasting some specialty food from the Scottish palette? Dive into a plate of haggis at Greyfriars Bobby’s Bar or take things up a notch with dinner at Dubh Prais on the Royal Mile. Embark on a pilgrimage to The Elephant House cafe to see where J.K. Rowling wrote portions of the “Harry Potter” series.

Getting around

You can walk through the cobbled streets of Old Town, while buses, cabs and trams offer transportation all over the city. Edinburgh Airport provides access to rental cars and shuttles.

Edinburgh travel FAQs

  • Where is the best place to stay in Edinburgh?

    Our travellers prefer to stay in places like Leith, Old Town, and East while in Edinburgh.

  • What are the best hotels in Edinburgh?

    Holiday Inn Edinburgh (7.7/10 from 4,102 reviews), Intercontinental Edinburgh The George (8.8/10 from 2,287 reviews), and Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh (8.8/10 from 2,307 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in Edinburgh.

  • What is a good hotel near Edinburgh Waverley Station?

    With a rating of 8.8/10 from 2,287 reviews, Intercontinental Edinburgh The George is a hotel close to Edinburgh Waverley Station that is highly recommended by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Edinburgh near Edinburgh City Centre?

    Intercontinental Edinburgh The George is a hotel near Edinburgh City Centre that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 8.8 from 2,287 reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Edinburgh Castle?

    If you’re planning to stay near Edinburgh Castle, you should consider Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, which has a score of 8.8 from 2,287 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Edinburgh cost?

    Searches in the last 72 hours suggest an average price of around £199/night is normal for a hotel in Edinburgh. 4-star and 5-star hotels in Edinburgh had average prices of £419/night and £2,953/night, respectively.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Edinburgh?

    Over the last 3 days, Edinburgh hotels have been found for as cheap as £9/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • How much is a hotel in Edinburgh tonight?

    A hotel in Edinburgh tonight can start as low as £86 for the night, with an average cost of £335, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours. For a 4-star hotel in Edinburgh tonight, prices start from £143.