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Best Edinburgh hotels

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Most recommended Edinburgh hotels

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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre - Edinburgh - Bedroom
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre
8.1 Very Good
New TownR6 505+
R6 505+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
The Scholar - Edinburgh - Bedroom
The Scholar
8.8 Very Good
NewingtonR6 039+
R6 039+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
The Salisbury Hotel
8.1 Very Good
NewingtonR5 417+
R5 417+
Free Wi-Fi
B+B Edinburgh
8.2 Very Good
West EndR5 224+
R5 224+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Park View House
6.3 Okay
LeithR3 678+
R3 678+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Stay Central Hotel
8 Very Good
Old TownR6 317+
R6 317+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Hotel Indigo Edinburgh
8.3 Very Good
New TownR7 108+
R7 108+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
The Scotsman Hotel
8.5 Very Good
Old TownR11 000+
R11 000+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Intercontinental Edinburgh The George
8.4 Very Good
New TownR9 845+
R9 845+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Edinburgh House
6.4 Okay
LeithR2 575+
R2 575+
Free Wi-Fi
R4 649+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
The Bonham Hotel
9 Wonderful
West EndR9 153+
R9 153+
Free Wi-Fi

Edinburgh hotels near Edinburgh Castle

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The Balmoral - Edinburgh - Restaurant
The Balmoral
9.4 Wonderful
Old TownR19 362+
R19 362+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile - Edinburgh - Bar
R5 834+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Yotel Edinburgh
8.1 Very Good
New TownR6 024+
R6 024+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

Top Edinburgh hotels with parking

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Best Western Kings Manor Hotel - Edinburgh - Building
Best Western Kings Manor Hotel
8.4 Very Good
R5 179+
R5 179+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport - Edinburgh - Bedroom
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Malmaison Edinburgh
7.6 Good
LeithR5 505+
R5 505+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Roseate Edinburgh
8.9 Very Good
R8 083+
R8 083+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Murrayfield Hotel
8.3 Very Good
R5 994+
R5 994+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Northumberland Hotel
6.6 Okay
NewingtonR3 547+
R3 547+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

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Good to know

Low season

January

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

R4 223

Average price (weekend night)

R3 908
Cheapest month to stay with an average 92% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 123% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Edinburgh

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Top tips for finding Edinburgh hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Edinburgh, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Edinburgh in January and July.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Edinburgh if you stay on a Sunday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 6 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Edinburgh accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Edinburgh found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was R1 129, while the most expensive was R9 519.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Edinburgh for 3 days.
  • 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.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Edinburgh

  • Are there good hotels near Edinburgh Airport?

    Yes, there are several hotels near the airport with easy access into the city centre via bus or tram. You can stay at the Doubletree By Hilton Edinburgh Airport, which offers a free shuttle to the airport terminal, or the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Airport, which charges a small fee for the transfer.

  • What hotel area is good for a romantic trip in Edinburgh?

    Old Town Edinburgh is home to many romantic hotels, including the charming Hotel du Vin & Bistro. Featuring a boutique hotel atmosphere, the hotel is housed in a historic stone building. Meanwhile, guests can feel like they’ve journeyed back to Mediaeval times by staying at The Witchery by The Castle.

  • What neighbourhood in Edinburgh is good for nightlife?

    For a great night out in Edinburgh, book a hotel in Edinburgh New Town. In this area, George Street and Rose Street are home to some of the best bars and clubs. Tigerlily is an excellent boutique hotel with a modern finish, located steps away from great nightlife. Alternatively, Edinburgh Central Queen Street offers good deals just a short walk away.

  • Are there hotels in Edinburgh where I can take my dogs/pets?

    Yes. For good pet-friendly hotels near parks offering nice walks with your pet, consider Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile. A short walk from Holyrood Park, the hotels offers a 4-star stay with great deals. Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre is another good option close to green spaces like Calton Hill and the National Monument.

  • Where to stay in Edinburgh?

    Hotels in Old Town, Leith, and near Edinburgh City Centre have the most searches on KAYAK.

  • What are the best hotels near Edinburgh City Centre?

    Travellers who like staying near Edinburgh City Centre recommend Edinburgh House and Britannia Edinburgh Hotel.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Edinburgh?

    Although the average price for a double room in Edinburgh is R9 620, R1 411 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Edinburgh for tonight?

    In the last 3 hours, users have found Edinburgh hotels for tonight for as low as R3 873. Users have also found 3-star hotels from R3 962 and 4-star hotels from R3 873.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Edinburgh?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Edinburgh districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Edinburgh city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Edinburgh hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Edinburgh that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include The Scholar, Park View House and Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh Murrayfield.

Where to stay in Edinburgh?

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Hotels about topic

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Stewart by Heeton Concept - Edinburgh - Living room
Stewart by Heeton Concept
8.1 Very Good
New TownR6 559+
R6 559+
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Fountain Court - Eq2 Apartments - Edinburgh - Building
R1 857+
Free Wi-Fi

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