Known for being walkable and family-friendly, the Bruntsfield neighborhood offers many convenient options for restaurants and bars. You can experience the local theater and live music, or enjoy the natural beauty of the parks. A stay at one of Bruntsfield's hotels or holiday apartments makes it easy to venture out into the greater Edinburgh area.
Sightseeing around Bruntsfield
The museums and theaters provide some cultural flavor, while the monuments and historic sites offer insight into local lore. Stroll the halls at Royal Scots Regimental Museum, National War Museum, or Scotch Whisky Experience. You can check out the local talent at King's Theatre, Royal Lyceum Theatre, and Usher Hall. Greyfriar's Bobby, Greyfriars Kirk, and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions are significant monuments. Learn about the local history at Edinburgh Castle, Gladstone's Land, and Real Mary King's Close. Royal Commonwealth Pool, Our Dynamic Earth, and Omni Centre Edinburgh will provide enjoyment for the whole family.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. The Meadows, Princes Street Gardens, and Calton Hill are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. Surround yourself with nature at Beecraigs Country Park. With a shopping trip to Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers, Princes Mall, or Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre, you might find that perfect souvenir. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Carlton Cricket Club, Tynecastle Stadium, and Murrayfield Stadium.
A few of the area's most popular attractions are St. Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, and Palace of Holyroodhouse. University of Edinburgh, George Square, and Witchery Tours are also favorite places to visit.
Getting around Bruntsfield
The Edinburgh (EDI) airport is 6.3 miles (10.1 km) from Bruntsfield.