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Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City Centre (Haymarket)
Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City Centre (Haymarket)
0.3 mi from Merchiston
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (364 reviews)

Located in Haymarket, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of St. Mary's Cathedral and Edinburgh International Conference …

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Tune Hotel - Haymarket, Edinburgh
Tune Hotel - Haymarket, Edinburgh
0.3 mi from Merchiston
3.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (1,996 reviews)

Tune Hotel - Haymarket Edinburgh enjoys a central location in the Scottish capital, opposite Haymarket Station which has …

£29
Tigerlily
Tigerlily
0.9 mi from Merchiston
4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (257 reviews)

Located in New Town, this boutique hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Charlotte Square and Princes Street Gardens. Edinburgh …

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Old Town Chambers
Old Town Chambers
1.2 mi from Merchiston
5.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (559 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this luxury apartment is steps from Heart of Midlothian, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Real Mary King's Clos …

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The Principal Edinburgh George Street
The Principal Edinburgh George Street
1.3 mi from Merchiston
5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (188 reviews)

Located amid the shops and restaurants of Edinburgh's fashionable George Street, this hotel is a block from Princes Street an …

£101
Radisson Blu Edinburgh
Radisson Blu Edinburgh
1.3 mi from Merchiston
4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,496 reviews)

In the heart of the Royal Mile, between Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace, this turreted hotel is close to the Princes …

£99
Destiny Scotland - Broughton St Lofts
Destiny Scotland - Broughton St Lofts
1.7 mi from Merchiston
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Broughton, this apartment is within a 5-minute walk of Omni Centre Edinburgh and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. Scot …

£99
24 Royal Terrace
24 Royal Terrace
1.9 mi from Merchiston
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (73 reviews)

Located in New Town, this boutique hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, and Palac …

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DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport 
DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport 
4.8 mi from Merchiston
4.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (1,313 reviews)

Located in Ingliston, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Royal Highland Centre and within 6 mi (10 km) of Murrayfield Stadium …

£71
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
5.5 mi from Merchiston
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (467 reviews)

This family-friendly Kirknewton hotel is located near the airport, 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from Heriot Watt University, and within …

£67
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Pocket Guide: West End Merchiston Hotels

Merchiston is a walkable, family-friendly neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the parks, while others visit for the local theater. Choose one of Merchiston's hotels and explore the area around Edinburgh with ease.

Sightseeing around Merchiston

The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Study the collections at Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Dean Gallery, or Royal Scots Regimental Museum. You can check out the local talent at King's Theatre, Usher Hall, and Edinburgh Corn Exchange. Monuments like St. Mary's Episcopal Cathederal, Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and Greyfriar's Bobby honor the area. Swing by Georgian House, Edinburgh Castle, and Gladstone's Land to learn about local history. Be sure to get some family photos at Edinburgh Zoo, Royal Commonwealth Pool, and Omni Centre Edinburgh.

You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at The Meadows, Princes Street Gardens, and Royal Botanic Garden. At Beecraigs Country Park, take some time to really appreciate nature. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Tynecastle Stadium, Murrayfield Stadium, or Carlton Cricket Club.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Greyfriars Kirk, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. You can also head to Royal Lyceum Theatre, National War Museum, and Charlotte Square.

Getting around Merchiston

Edinburgh (EDI) is the closest major airport, 5.6 miles (9 km) from Merchiston.

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