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The Beachfront B&B
The Beachfront B&B

33 Straiton Place, Edinburgh EH15 2BA

2.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (22 reviews)

With direct access to the beach, this Portobello bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of Portobello Beach, Arthur's Seat, an …

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Jurys Inn Edinburgh
Jurys Inn Edinburgh

43 Jeffrey Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (2,023 reviews)

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

£39
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. …

£64
Old Waverley Hotel
Old Waverley Hotel

43 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2BY

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (1,800 reviews)

Built in 1848, this eight-storey Victorian hotel is on Princes Street, with views of Edinburgh's famous castle and opposite …

£58
Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel
Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2HJ

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,690 reviews)

Two blocks from towering Edinburgh Castle, this hotel is in Old Town's bustling Grassmarket district, with the Waverley …

£63
Dakota Forthbridge
Dakota Forthbridge

Ferrymuir Retail Park, South Queensferry EH30 9QZ

3.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (282 reviews)

Situated in South Queensferry, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Forth Road Bridge and Forth Rail Bridge. Dundas Castle and …

£75
Mercure Edinburgh Haymarket
Mercure Edinburgh Haymarket

38 Gardner's Crescent, Edinburgh EH3 8DQ

4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (224 reviews)

Located in Haymarket, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh International Conference Centre, King's Theatre, and …

£49
Staycity Aparthotels West End
Staycity Aparthotels West End

11 Brandfield Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AS

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (882 reviews)

This convenient apartment hotel is in beautiful Edinburgh’s city centre. Guests can stroll 5 minutes to the airport tramway a …

£54
The Inn Place
The Inn Place

20-30 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh EH1 1NY

3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (377 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is steps from Stills Gallery, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Real Mary King's Close. Princes Stree …

£53
ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile
ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile

77 South Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1HN

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (1,328 reviews)

Located in Old Town, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Old College, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Festival Theatre. …

£40
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Pocket Guide: Edinburgh Portobello Hotels

Portobello is a family-friendly, economical neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. Many visitors come for its beautiful outdoor settings, especially the beaches. Start by booking your hotel or holiday apartment in Portobello, and then enjoy the sights in the greater Edinburgh area.

Sightseeing around Portobello

The museums and many other highlights await you. Stroll the halls at People's Story Museum, Surgeon's Hall, or Museum of Childhood. Attractions like Queen's Hall, Brass Rubbing Centre, and Festival Theatre highlight the local culture. Craigmillar Castle, Holyrood Abbey, and Palace of Holyroodhouse are some of the notable landmarks. Create some family memories at Our Dynamic Earth, Royal Commonwealth Pool, and Omni Centre Edinburgh.

Popular activities in the area include shopping, swimming, and attending sporting events. Why not cheer with the crowd at Meadowbank Stadium, Easter Road Stadium, or Musselburgh Racecourse? Soak up some sun at Portobello Beach, Longniddry Bents, and Silver Sands Beach. An enjoyable day at the park is awaiting you at Holyrood Park, Arthur's Seat, or Calton Hill. With a shopping trip to Princes Mall, Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre, or Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers, you might find that perfect souvenir. A visit to Carlton Cricket Club, Morrisons Haven, or Braid Hills Golf Course won't disappoint either.

Don't miss some of the area's most popular attractions, such as Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Greyfriars Kirk. Queen Margaret University, Nelson Monument, and John Knox House will also leave an impression.

Getting around Portobello

If you want to head out of town, you can hop aboard a train at Edinburgh Brunstane Station.

The closest major airport is Edinburgh (EDI), located 9.8 miles (15.7 km) from Portobello.

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