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Room type

Two Single Beds Non-Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Standard Room, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

One Double and One Sofa Bed Non-Smoking

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children)


Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Edinburgh city centre hotel near the Royal Mile


In the Old Town

In the Old Town near the Royal Mile, this family-friendly Edinburgh hotel is close to landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, the Scottish Parliament Building, and Princes Street.

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Guests can start their day with the complimentary hot buffet breakfast, and relax in the evening at the lobby bar. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.

Flat-screen TVs

Accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile include LCD satellite TVs with pay movies, work desks with telephones, air conditioning, and complimentary wired Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile is within walking distance of Edinburgh attractions such as Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh Castle, and the shops on Princes Street. This Green Tourism Business Scheme (GTBS) certified hotel is conveniently located near a train station and a conference centre.

Parking is available nearby at a discounted rate. A complimentary daily hot buffet breakfast is available to guests, and the lobby bar serves drinks and small plates.

Complimentary daily newspapers and a TV are in the lobby, and a business center offers a computer for guest use. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. The hotel offers its guests discounted entry to the nearby fitness centre. There is also an ATM on site.

This is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 78 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Express check-in 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Climate control 
  • Down comforter 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Cleaning deposit: GBP 100.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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