Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa

81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AU, United Kingdom
+44 344 879 9028

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rate per night

8,5

Excellent
based on 3 953 reviews
Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa - Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 1,2 km
Location rating 9,3
Nearest airport Edinburgh Turnhouse
Distance to airport 12,2 km

Rooms

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Executive rooms

R4 457+

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R4 457 per night

Double rooms

R2 740+

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R2 740 per night
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R4 669 per night

Classic rooms

R1 508+

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Reviews

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  • Good
    Jan 2020
    8,0

    liked the whole stay

    I was a little shocked that the overnight parking was £20. When I looked it up it said we have parking facilities. Not Parking facilities at a cost

  • Excellent
    Jan 2020
    9,0

    Good location near to Holyrood Palace, the Scottish Parliament and Arthur’s Seat. Staff friendly and helpful.

  • Good
    Jan 2020
    8,0

    Very friendly staff, comfy clean room, amazing breakfast and looked after baggage on our last day after check out

    The pool was too cold Breakfast could've been served until a bit later (11am or even 10:30am)

  • Excellent
    Jan 2020
    9,0

    Very comfortable room Helpful staff

    Breakfast self service a little confusing but no complaints.

  • Good
    Jan 2020
    8,0

    A very nice breakfast great choices and clean restaurants good food ..

    Valet parking £20 on top of your room price . A hotel should have parking for guests free . Steam room was out of use.

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About

Overview

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel is a 4-star hotel that’s located in the center of Edinburgh. The Edinburgh Airport is also just 7 miles away from the property while the Dundee Airport is 35 miles away.

A total of 157 smoke-free rooms are available for guests to choose from. All accommodations are well furnished and feature marble bathrooms. Several in-room amenities are also included such as free WiFi internet access, a satellite TV, coffee and tea maker, iron, ironing board, large desk, hairdryer, and armchairs. Select rooms come with luxury bathrobes and slippers. Accessible rooms are available as well if needed.

Guests staying at Macdonald Holyrood Hotel can head over to the spa and enjoy a variety of treatments, go for a swim in the heated pool, or exercise at the well-equipped fitness center. Work-related travelers can take advantage of the on-site conference rooms and business center to hold meetings.

A full breakfast is served each morning at an additional cost. The hotel features an award-winning restaurant for guests to indulge in classic French cuisines. A bar is also open and serves a large selection of drinks. More dining options are just a short 5-minute walk away like Smoov, Pibroch Scottish Restaurant, and Wedgwood The Restaurant.

Our Dynamic Earth is a 1-minute walk away from Macdonald Holyrood Hotel. Royal Mile which is 2 minutes away provides even more stores, restaurants, and bars. Other main attractions close to the hotel include Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Zoo.

Whether visiting for business or leisure, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel offers easy access to some of the city’s most popular landmarks.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

8,5 Excellent

based on 3 953 reviews

9,3

Location

8,2

Service

5,7

Wellness

5,0

Value

Things to know

  • Nice building
  • Friendly service
  • Comfortable beds

Check in

15:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Parking
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Spa
Indoor pool
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beauty salon
Express check out
24-hour front desk
Safe
Sauna
Storage available
EV charging station
Lift
Hiking
Massage
Laundry facilities
Hairdryer
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Wedding services
Business centre
Currency exchange on-site
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
Steam room

FAQs when booking at Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa

Where is Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa located?

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa is located at 81 Holyrood Road in Old Town, 1,2 km from the centre of Edinburgh. Scottish Parliament Building is the closest landmark to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa?

Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa.

Does Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offer free parking?

No, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa does not offer free parking.

Does Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa from the airport?

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa is 12,2 km from Edinburgh Turnhouse. Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa is 56,5 km from Dundee.

Can you bring pets to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa?

No, pets are not allowed at Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa.

Does Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa have a pool?

Yes, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa has a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Scottish Parliament Building 147 m
  • Holyrood Palace 355 m
  • Arthur's Seat 0,4 km
  • Museum of Childhood 0,5 km
  • Calton Hill 0,6 km
  • The Royal Mile 0,6 km

Getting around

Edinburgh Turnhouse 12,2 km
Dundee 56,5 km
Edinburgh Waverley 0,9 km
Musselburgh Brunstane 4,8 km

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