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Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh
Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh

1 Festival Square, Edinburgh EH3 9SR

5.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (630 reviews)

This hotel is located in the financial district, next to the West End business and entertainment area and a five-minute wal …

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

Princes Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AB

5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (839 reviews)

Built in 1903, this grand landmark hotel is centrally located on Princes Street, overlooking Edinburgh Castle.

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 (892 reviews)

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

The Bonham Hotel
The Bonham Hotel

35 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh EH3 7RN

4.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (438 reviews)

In a stone residential square in the center of the city, this stylish hotel is in Edinburgh's New Town, 3 blocks from Princes …

Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor
Hilton Edinburgh Grosvenor

Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh EH12 5EF

4.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (821 reviews)

This Edinburgh hotel is about a 2-minute walk from Haymarket Station and 0.5 km from the Edinburgh International Conference …

Fountain Court Apartments - Grove
Fountain Court Apartments - Grove

123 Grove Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AA

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (360 reviews)

This apartment complex is in the West End, 300 metres from Fountain Park and Edinburgh International Conference Centre, and …

The Rutland Hotel
The Rutland Hotel

1-3 Rutland Street, Edinburgh EH1 2AE

4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (98 reviews)

Located in New Town, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Dean Village, Edinburgh International Conference Centre, and …

Fountain Court Apartments - Morrison
Fountain Court Apartments - Morrison

228 Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8EA

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (248 reviews)

Located in Haymarket, this apartment is within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Royal Lyceum …

Piries Hotel
Piries Hotel

4-8 Coates Gardens, Edinburgh EH12 5LB

3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (388 reviews)

Located in Haymarket, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of St. Mary's Cathedral and Scottish National Gallery of Modern …

Regis Guest House
Regis Guest House

57 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NT

2.0 out of 5.0
3.1 out of 5 (172 reviews)

Located in Tollcross, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of King's Theatre, Edinburgh International Conference Centre …


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Visiting Edinburgh

History buffs will enjoy a visit to Edinburgh and visitors are sure to appreciate the museums and castle. Welcoming and walkable, this city will also delight visitors with its restaurants, shopping, and bars. Top attractions include Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.
  • There are 69 Edinburgh hotels
  • August is the most expensive month to travel here, while April tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Edinburgh (EDI), 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Edinburgh

  • Museums and theatres are well-known in the area, and attractions include Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Dean Gallery, and Edinburgh Castle
  • Families come for attractions such as Our Dynamic Earth, Royal Commonwealth Pool, and Edinburgh Zoo
  • Its historic sites and castle are notable and landmarks to visit include Greyfriars Kirk, St. Giles' Cathedral, and Palace of Holyroodhouse
  • Princes Street Gardens, Arthur's Seat, and Royal Botanic Garden 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 Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers, Princes Mall, and Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre
  • Cheer with the crowd at a game or event at Murrayfield Stadium or Easter Road Stadium

Getting around Edinburgh

Edinburgh has many options for getting around. If you want to venture outside of the area, take a train from Edinburgh Haymarket Station.

Staying in Edinburgh

In Edinburgh, you'll find 69 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, making it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable price:
  • 23 hotels, ranging from GBP 56/night to GBP 273/night
  • 29 apartments, ranging from GBP 64/night to GBP 254/night
  • 10 guesthouses, ranging from GBP 62/night to GBP 137/night
For family trips or any other travel plans, you might consider these top-rated, larger hotels:
  • Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh, averaging GBP 249.84/night
  • Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian, averaging GBP 341.32/night
Looking for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay? You might like these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties:
  • The Chester Residence, averaging GBP 255.75/night
  • B+B Edinburgh, averaging GBP 152.73/night
A 5-star favourite with Expedia travellers is The Chester Residence with a 4.8 out of 5 user rating while B+B Edinburgh and Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh are also highly rated by guests.

Dressing for Edinburgh

  • 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
  • Average annual rainfall for Edinburgh is 24 millimetres