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Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate
Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate

East Lothian, Musselburgh EH21 8PY

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (125 reviews)

Situated in a rural location, this hotel is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from Musselburgh Racecourse and within 9 mi (15 km) of Arthur's …

£85
Faside Estate
Faside Estate

Faside Estate, Musselburgh EH33 2LE

4.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (1 reviews)

Situated in Musselburgh, this bed & breakfast is within 6 mi (10 km) of Musselburgh Racecourse, Dalkeith Country Park, and …

£140
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh EH1 3BH

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (2,029 reviews)

This handsomely updated landmark building stands at the east end of Edinburgh's famous Princes Street. The Waverley train …

£80
Jurys Inn Edinburgh
Jurys Inn Edinburgh

43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (2,025 reviews)

Modern hotel in the heart of historic Edinburgh next to Waverley Station, one mile from the famous castle, and 400 metres fro …

£39
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile

300 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1NA

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (1,025 reviews)

In the Old Town near the Royal Mile, this family-friendly Edinburgh hotel is close to landmarks such as Edinburgh Castle, …

£46
Safestay Edinburgh
Safestay Edinburgh

50 Blackfriars Street, Edinburgh EH1 1NE

5.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (437 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Museum of Childhood, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Greyfriars Kirk …

£39
Ten Hill Place, BW Premier Collection
Ten Hill Place, BW Premier Collection

10 Hill Place, Edinburgh EH8 9DS

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (834 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Festival Theatre, Greyfriars Kirk, and Universit …

£49
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton

19 North Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1SD

4.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (76 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Tron Kirk, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Real Mary King's Close. …

£80
Radisson Blu Edinburgh
Radisson Blu Edinburgh

80 High Street The Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1TH

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,474 reviews)

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

£98
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

Picardy Place Top Of Leith Street, Edinburgh EH1 3JT

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (967 reviews)

Located in New Town, this hotel is steps from Omni Centre Edinburgh and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. Princes Street Gardens …

£53
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Pocket Guide: Musselburgh

Visiting Musselburgh

Musselburgh's accommodation options make it a great destination for budget-minded travellers and visitors will enjoy the restaurants and bars. Visitors can also indulge in everything this welcoming, walkable city has to offer, including its shopping, castle, and coffeehouses.
  • There are 5 Musselburgh hotels
  • November is the most expensive month to travel here, while January tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Musselburgh

  • Known for its museums, while Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, Royal Yacht Britannia, and Edinburgh Castle are some local cultural sights
  • Attractions include Royal Commonwealth Pool, Our Dynamic Earth, and Edinburgh Zoo
  • Its historic sites and castle are notable and landmarks to visit include Palace of Holyroodhouse, Greyfriars Kirk, and St. Giles' Cathedral
  • Arthur's Seat, Princes Street Gardens, and Holyrood Park are just some of the places to enjoy the area's natural beauty
  • Shopping is one of the top reasons to visit, so consider an excursion to Princes Mall, Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers, and Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre
  • Everyone—not just sports fans—will find lots of reasons to cheer at a game or event at Musselburgh Racecourse, Murrayfield Stadium, or Easter Road Stadium
  • The university is a highlight and Queen Margaret University is worth a campus tour

Getting around Musselburgh

Musselburgh has plenty of options for transportation. To explore the surrounding area, jump aboard a train at Musselburgh Wallyford Station or Newcraighall Station.

Staying in Musselburgh

You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate, averaging GBP 138.5/night
  • Edinburgh Lodges, averaging GBP 77.11/night
Carberry Tower Mansion House and Estate, a 3-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 4.6 out of 5 user rating. Also Edinburgh Lodges has a 3.8 rating by guests.

Dressing for Musselburgh

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 9°C and the nighttime average to be 1°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 17°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • July through September averages 18°C during the day and 8°C at night
  • In October–December, the average temperature is 13°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • About 24 millimetres of rain falls on Musselburgh each year
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