Get an overview of this hotel3-star Edinburgh hotel in Old Town, walk to Princes Street Gardens



Located in Old Town, this hotel is steps from Edinburgh Dungeon, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Real Mary King's Close. National Gallery of Scotland and Scott Monument are also within 5 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge, coffee/tea in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, express check-out, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are onsite.

Room Amenities

All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hair dryers. For entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate comforts like Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Motel One Edinburgh-Royal features tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This Edinburgh hotel also offers express check-out and an elevator (lift).

Motel One Edinburgh-Royal is a smoke-free property.

  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 208 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 2013 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Wheelchair accessible 

Where to Eat


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

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.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions


Hotel Name

We should mention

One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

Sorry, we seem to have had an issue loading our review content. Try again?