Charlotte Square is located at the West End of Edinburgh city centre and is a fine example of the city’s sophisticated Georgian New Town area. With many lovely hotels in the surrounding area, including the luxurious Caledonian Hilton, Charlotte Square is a fantastic place to experience the finer qualities of this historic city.
Home to many of Edinburgh’s top financial and legal businesses, Charlotte Square is also the location for the Edinburgh International Book Festival which is held every August in the city. The area is within easy reach of great shopping too, with Princes Street and George Street just round the corner.
Galleries in Edinburgh
Culture vultures looking to tour the city’s famous art galleries are well placed in this city centre hotspot. The National Gallery of Scotland is within easy reach on The Mound, while the Scottish Gallery of Modern Art and Dean Gallery are a only a short walk away into Stockbridge. There are smaller boutique galleries and antiques dealers in this area too for those looking to purchase a piece of local artwork.
See the sights of Edinburgh after depositing your bags in one of its many renowned hotels. As Edinburgh is a small city, you will not be restricted by location when choosing your perfect spot. Easily find accommodation in different areas using Expedia’s search tool.