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Deluxe Double Room (Feature)
226 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Room (Classic Family 4)
226 square feet
1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Classic Double Room
226 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Classic Twin Room
226 square feet
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Suite (Feature Suite)
226 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive Suite
226 square feet
1 Double Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Classic Double Room, 1 King Bed
226 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed (Feature)
226 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Double Room, Accessible
226 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Get an overview of this hotel
Eco-friendly Edinburgh hotel in Old Town, walk to Our Dynamic Earth

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Old Town, this spa hotel is steps away from Our Dynamic Earth and Royal Mile. Scottish Parliament and Palace of Holyroodhouse are also within 10 minutes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is 11 minutes by foot.

Hotel features

A full-service spa, a restaurant and an indoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a health club, a bar/lounge and valet parking.

Room amenities

All 156 rooms offer free wired Internet, 24-hour room service and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee/tea makers, free newspapers and in-room massages.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa

81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, Scotland EH8 8AU

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa features an indoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wired and wireless Internet access.

Event facilities measuring 0 square feet (0 square metres) include conference rooms. This eco-friendly hotel also offers tour or ticket assistance, multilingual staff and a fireplace in the lobby. On-site parking is available (surcharge).

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Lift
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Porter
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built – 1998
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Health club
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Free wired Internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 156
  • One meeting room
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Polish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offers 156 forms of accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary slippers, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. This Edinburgh hotel provides complimentary wired 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 in-room massages can be requested.

  • Free newspaper
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free wired Internet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Slippers
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 7 AM and 10 AM and at the weekend between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Bistro Deluxe – This restaurant specialises in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Reservations are required.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby

Spa Services

The on-site spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body wraps. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room and Turkish bath/hammam.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.0 per night.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 7 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 18.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 25.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.0 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Holyrood Hotel
  • Holyrood Macdonald
  • Holyrood Macdonald Hotel
  • Hotel Holyrood
  • Hotel Macdonald Holyrood
  • Macdonald Holyrood
  • Macdonald Holyrood Edinburgh
  • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel
  • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel Edinburgh
  • Macdonald Hotel Holyrood
  • Macdonald Holyrood Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland

Awards & 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.

National Rating

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

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