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Top Edinburgh Romantic Hotels

Prestonfield House
5 out of 5
Priestfield Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.9/5Exceptional! (199 reviews)

"A very relaxing stay. Did have to remind staff about requests we had made before stay. Almost all staff were friendly and courteous."…"

Reviewed on 23 Aug 2020

Prestonfield House
The Balmoral Hotel
Great for couples
5 out of 5
1 Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.7/5Exceptional! (997 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, Michelin star restaurant
Travellers say...

"The customer service is second to none. I stayed for work during the pandemic and they couldn't;t have been more friendly, kind and hostile. I had to eat dinner and breakfast in my room and it wasn't such a hardship because they upgraded me. I would stay again."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2021

The Balmoral Hotel
The Howard, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
5 out of 5
Great King Street, 34, Edinburgh, SCT
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4.6/5Exceptional! (138 reviews)
Not as expected!

"The hotel was supposed to be in a central location but it was 12 minutes walk to the shops and then a further 12 minutes walk to the bars, so it was too much effort to go out for a beer and something to eat on Saturday night. In cold weather conditions, you really needed to take a taxi everywhere. ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2017

The Howard, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
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Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh
Great for couples
5 out of 5
1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £143 per night from 22 Mar to 23 Mar
4.6/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, bar, hot tub
Travellers say...

"Despite the Covid restrictions, hotel and staff did their best to make this an enjoyable experience."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct 2020

Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh
Hotel du Vin & Bistro Edinburgh
4 out of 5
11 Bristo Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is £79 per night from 8 Mar to 9 Mar
4.6/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)
excellent and not expensive

"Everything was simply top drawer the room the bath to food the wine teh service teh people the attitude everything and very reasonably priced"…"

Reviewed on 19 Nov 2020

Hotel du Vin & Bistro Edinburgh
Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre
Great for couples
4 out of 5
80 High Street The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is £98 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, bar
Travellers say...

"Having spent 2 nights here to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary we could not have asked for a better hotel. From the moment we arrived the staff were lovely and even offered us an upgrade due to our celebration which I thought was so nice. Bar staff in the evening were so helpful. Would definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
Great for couples
4 out of 5
23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.5/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, couples spa treatments, bar
Mostly good.

"Great location, very central and quiet. The bath was good, wide and deep. Fab shower too. Lovely Elemis products. The pool though was cold... too cold, made it unpleasant. The service was great."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2020

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
Le Monde Hotel
4 out of 5
16 George Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.5/5Wonderful! (592 reviews)
weekend break

"Everything about our stay was on point so no complaints there. From the staff, room, service and food, all good."…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

Le Monde Hotel
Nira Caledonia
Great for couples
4 out of 5
6-10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is £262 per night from 13 Mar to 14 Mar
4.5/5Wonderful! (442 reviews)
Couples like: bar, romance packages available
Travellers say...

"Beautiful hotel, very friendly staff, amazing location"…"

Reviewed on 9 Oct 2020

Nira Caledonia
InterContinental Edinburgh The George
5 out of 5
19-21 George Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.5/5Wonderful! (1,000 reviews)

"The staff in this hotel are faultless. From the front desk, to the concierge team (credit to Craig) to the room service team. They make for a truly homely experience. Five stars all round."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

InterContinental Edinburgh The George
Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh
Great for couples
5 out of 5
1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is £125 per night from 9 Mar to 10 Mar
4.5/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)
Couples like: on-site spa services, bar
Travellers say...

"Everything was perfect. Reception Staff were friendly and very helpful even when I collected my car from the sister hotel Radisson Blu car park. The room and location were excellent. Breakfast and the lady in the breakfast room were lovely. I would definitely recommend and stay again."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct 2020

Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh
The Bonham Hotel
5 out of 5
35 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.4/5Wonderful! (689 reviews)

"Fantastic hotel for quiet and convenience"…"

Reviewed on 25 Sep 2020

The Bonham Hotel
Channings Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
4 out of 5
South Learmonth Gardens, 12-16, Edinburgh, SCT
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4.4/5Wonderful! (815 reviews)

"Very comfortable boutique hotel. Great location in beautiful Stockbridge"…"

Reviewed on 19 Nov 2017

Channings Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
Great for couples
4.4/5Excellent! (1,386 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, restaurant with pool view
Travellers say...

"Lovely hotel to stay at. Staff were helpful. Will be back soon."…"

Reviewed on 13 Dec 2020

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
No 11
4 out of 5
11 Brunswick Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.4/5Excellent! (348 reviews)
Great place

"Great hotel good food & great location. Very friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 12 Oct 2020

No 11
Dalhousie Castle Hotel & Spa
Great for couples
The price is £114 per night from 5 Mar to 6 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (545 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, bar, hot tub
Travellers say...

"Great place to stay very quiet away from the biz"…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2020

Dalhousie Castle Hotel & Spa
Melville Castle
4 out of 5
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4.3/5Excellent! (542 reviews)

"Unique because duh! It’s a castle. The grounds are beautiful, the room we had was amazing, I love how there is no limit on how much you can explore the castle, the staff was amazing and very helpful guiding us on the best way into the city, the dinner and breakfast were delicious, this was definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Melville Castle
Village Hotel Edinburgh
Great for couples
4 out of 5
140 Crewe Road South, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is £49 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar
4.2/5Excellent! (997 reviews)
Couples like: bar, hot tub
perfect stay

"Lovely hotel good location for my needs. I’d highly recommend it."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

Village Hotel Edinburgh
Malmaison Edinburgh
4 out of 5
1 Tower Place Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is £69 per night from 28 Feb to 1 Mar
4.2/5Very Good! (988 reviews)
Excellent stay

"Fabulous location, lovely spacious room with a view. Excellent staff and amazing food, great service."…"

Reviewed on 13 Nov 2020

Malmaison Edinburgh
Marine Hotel and Spa
Great for couples
4 out of 5
Cromwell Road 18, North Berwick, Scotland
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3.9/5Very Good! (602 reviews)
Couples like: full-service spa, bar, hot tub
Travellers say...

"Lovely old hotel with great facilities and friendly staff and fantastic views. Will definitely be back."…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

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Romantic Hotels and Accommodation in Edinburgh

Are you in need of a romantic getaway? Couples choose Edinburgh for its popular theatre scene, interesting historical sites and top museums. If you're a pair that loves cultural attractions, you might check out Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, Royal Lyceum Theatre or Usher Hall.

Whether you and your partner are just looking for a change of scenery or you'd like to have specific luxurious amenities, you can take your pick of 173 lodging options in Edinburgh for the ideal romantic holiday.

Our guests select these hotels and lodging options for their romantic atmosphere and amenities:

Le Monde Hotel: This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant, a bar and free WiFi. Our guests appreciate its breakfast and prime location.

The Principal Edinburgh George Street: 5-star hotel featuring a restaurant, a bar and wedding services. Customers give positive reviews for its comfortable beds.

The Chester Residence: With a stay at this 5-star aparthotel, you'll have access to a bar, wedding services and free WiFi. Expedia travellers speak highly of its spacious rooms and walkable location.

The Balmoral Hotel: This 5-star hotel offers massages, a Michelin-starred restaurant and an indoor pool. Our guests appreciate its comfortable beds and pool.

Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh: 5-star hotel featuring a restaurant, a bar and wedding services. Customers give good reviews for its quiet rooms and helpful staff.

When is the Best Time to Visit Edinburgh?

Weather can be an important factor in your romantic holiday, so we've pulled together rainfall and temperature stats to help you pick the best travel dates:

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 17°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 1°F
  • Driest months: March, February, July and December, with an average rainfall of 1.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, February, July and December, with an average rainfall of 2.25 inches

Sightseeing in and around Edinburgh

There's nothing better than wandering around a new place with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all that Edinburgh has to offer. If you're hoping to experience some of the local culture, you'll love Edinburgh for its interesting historical sites, top museums and lively festivals. Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh Castle and St. Giles' Cathedral are worth a stop when you're out and about.

Expedia travellers also like Edinburgh for its:
  • Tours
  • Monuments
  • Shopping

Getting around Edinburgh

If you're looking to fly to Edinburgh, the closest major airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) from the city centre. If you want to journey outside of the city, ride aboard a train from Edinburgh Waverley Station, Edinburgh Haymarket Station or Slateford Station.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in Edinburgh?
If you and your partner need a romantic holiday, we’ve got just the thing. Couples choose Edinburgh for its popular theatre scene, interesting historical sites and top museums. If you’re a pair that loves cultural attractions, you might check out Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, Usher Hall or Festival Theatre.
What's the best hotel for couples in Edinburgh?
Le Monde Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features a restaurant and a bar. Other good options for a romantic stay include Apex Waterloo Place Hotel and Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre.
How many romantic hotels will we find in Edinburgh?
Expedia has 158 romantic Edinburgh hotels for you to get cosy in.
When is the best time of year for a romantic getaway to Edinburgh?
If you’re looking forward to lots of outings with your partner, take a look at these details about year-round temperatures in Edinburgh: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 13°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 4°C. Average annual precipitation for Edinburgh is 703 inches.
What is there to do in Edinburgh?
There’s nothing better than experiencing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider taking time to discover all that Edinburgh has to offer. If you’re hoping to experience some of the local culture, you’ll love Edinburgh for its interesting historical sites, top museums and lively festivals. You might consider a visit to Princes Street, George Street or Edinburgh Castle.
What’s the best way to get to Edinburgh and around town during my romantic getaway?
These transportation options in Edinburgh might help your romantic getaway go off without a hitch: Book a flight to Edinburgh (EDI), which is the closest major airport, located 6.5 mi (10.5 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to explore more sights.

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