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Holiday Inn Edinburgh

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Indoor pool
Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
Hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board

Overview of Holiday Inn Edinburgh

Holiday Inn Edinburgh

4 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationEdinburgh Zoo1 min walk
  • Popular LocationSpire Murrayfield Hospital10 min walk
  • Popular LocationCarricknowe Golf Course13 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)18 min drive

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About this area

Edinburgh

Located in Edinburgh, Holiday Inn Edinburgh is in the business district and near the airport. Edinburgh Corn Exchange and Usher Hall are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Princes Street and George Street. Looking to enjoy an event or a match? See what's going on at Murrayfield Stadium or Tynecastle Stadium. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Edinburgh Zoo - 1 min walk
  • Spire Murrayfield Hospital - 10 min walk
  • Carricknowe Golf Course - 13 min walk
  • Murrayfield Ice Rink - 19 min walk
  • Murrayfield Stadium - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Slateford Station - 5 min drive
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Traders Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Imperial Empire - 10 min walk
  • Eastern Pavilion - 10 min walk
  • Cafe Vigo - 11 min walk
  • White Lady - 12 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Edinburgh

4-star eco-friendly hotel, walk to Edinburgh Zoo
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has an indoor pool and a health club. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a spa tub are on-site. All 303 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Coffee makers, pillow menu and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Holiday Inn Edinburgh offers 303 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (third-party expert - Global)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–10:00 AM: GBP 15.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Health club
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • High chair
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space (522 square feet)
  • Meeting rooms 16

Spa

  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from August 14 2020 to September 30 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Bar/Lounge(s)
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • One of the swimming pools
  • Sauna
  • Spa
  • Hot tub

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 15.95 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Edinburgh Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Edinburgh
Holiday Inn Hotel Edinburgh
Express Edinburgh Royal Mile
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile Scotland
Holiday Inn Edinburgh Hotel
Holiday Inn Edinburgh Scotland
Holiday Inn Edinburgh Hotel Edinburgh
Holiday Inn Edinburgh Hotel
Holiday Inn Edinburgh Edinburgh
Holiday Inn Edinburgh an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Edinburgh Hotel Edinburgh

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4.0
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 296 out of 966 reviews
5 - Excellent 31%
Rating 4 - Good. 422 out of 966 reviews
4 - Good 44%
Rating 3 - Okay. 186 out of 966 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 45 out of 966 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 966 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
The location is convenient. The hotel is quiet despite its situation on a busy road. From our fourth floor rooms the views across to the Pentland Hills were pleasant.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Exceptional level of service, they were just fantastic during our stay.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
An efficient establishment sticking to all the guidelines. Thought the breakfast a tad expensive.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021