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1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.2/5 Very good
983 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Business Services
Parking Available

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Contactless check-in
Hand sanitizer provided

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationEdinburgh Playhouse Theatre1 min walk
Popular LocationEdinburgh Dungeon11 min walk
Popular LocationRoyal Mile13 min walk
AirportEdinburgh (EDI)36 min drive

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  • Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
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  • Room, 1 Double Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Double Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Double Beds OR 1 Double Bed
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  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)
  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

About this area

Edinburgh

In the city centre, Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre is in Edinburgh's New Town neighbourhood, an area with good airport proximity. Royal Mile and Palace of Holyroodhouse are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Princes Street and George Street. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Murrayfield Stadium or Musselburgh Racecourse. Our guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 1 min walk
  • Edinburgh Dungeon - 11 min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 12 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 13 min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 10 min walk
  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 36 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cosmo - 1 min walk
  • Shezan - 1 min walk
  • Pomegranate - 1 min walk
  • Mamma Roma - 1 min walk
  • Taste of Italy - 2 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

3-star Edinburgh hotel in New Town, walk to Princes Street
This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge, self parking and a business centre. Free self-service breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All 161 rooms provide conveniences such as sofa beds and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find pillow menu, free newspapers and hairdryers.
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre offers 161 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

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 standard sanitisation guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
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

  • Self parking: GBP 13.50 per night
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Free self-service breakfast available 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Sofa bed

Conveniences

  • 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

Languages spoken

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 11:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 20 per pet, per stay
Dogs only
1 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

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.

  • Self-parking fee: GBP 13.50 per night
  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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
Tax ID - 244942395
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
The property affirms that it follows sanitisation practices of Clean Promise (IHG) guidelines

We should mention

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
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Scotland
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel Edinburgh
Express Edinburgh City Centre
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Edinburgh
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of GBP 20 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre?
Self-parking is available for GBP 13.50 per night. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 11:00 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is this property located?
Located in New Town, this hotel is steps away from Multrees Walk, Princes Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. George Street and Calton Hill are also within 10 minutes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is 10 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

4.2
Very good
5 - Excellent
398
4 - Good
427
3 - Okay
112
2 - Mediocre
35
1 - Poor
11
4.4
Cleanliness
4.3
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

1/5

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 4 nights in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Sight seeing trip

    Very basic but clean.

    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Pillows and mattress too soft for my liking

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

      4/5 Good

      • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

      Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020