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Featured Edinburgh Hotels

Known for its world-famous festivals, Scotland's capital is also a major hub for business. The airport serves more than 100 destinations, making Edinburgh hotels easy to get to, not just from the UK, but also from the rest of the world.

Holiday Inn Express® hotels in Edinburgh are in the perfect place for entertaining business colleagues, and offer all the business support facilities you need for a productive stay.

Our hotels also make a great base for a city break in one of Europe's richest cultural destinations. Check in to your Edinburgh hotel and head for the Royal Mile, boasting the Queen's official Scottish residence, Holyroodhouse, at one end, and Edinburgh Castle at the other. The walk up to Arthur's Seat towering above the city is a classic. Or you may prefer the gentler diversions in the National Galleries of Scotland, the wonderful shopping, fine dining and lively cafés and bars.

Just ten minutes from the city centre is Leith, a waterfront area that is home to the Royal Yacht Britannia, bustling with restaurants, bistros and bars. Explore a little further afield and you'll find castles, stately homes, whisky distilleries and golf courses dotted around the spectacular countryside.

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Latest Edinburgh Hotel Reviews

Average Rating for Edinburgh Hotel
(4.4 / 5) of 4816 reviews
A totally trouble free experience.
By Jockalita
As an older traveller I found and have always found the hotel easy to use.The car parking is a blessing as my partner is disabled.Every facility does what it says on the tin.I cannot fault any member [More] of staff. [Less]
Great Hotel ,Comfy Beds, Clean room and friendly staff.
By Chatty Matty
Good location and courtesy bus reasonably priced. Rooms are spacious and clean and the beds are comfy. Nice breakfast is included. [Less]
A representative stay at a HEX
By adricornell
It is literally 5 minutes away from the airport, so if you have an early flight, it is ideal. The shuttle to and from is reliable as well and didn't take more than 10 minutes to arrive. Continental [More] breakfast starts at 4, which is a good touch, considering it's location, but one downside is that they don't offer to go bags, which, quite frankly, most people with a super early flight would prefer above wasting time eating in the hotel when they could be sleeping! The beds were a little soft for my liking but fine, the room was an ok size for one person and including a small sofa, which I liked. Outlets were decently available, so no issue there. They don't have any bathtubs in the hotel, which was a bit of a bummer for me. Although they have a 24 hour menu, all of the really good warm foods are only available from 5 to 945pm! All in all, it was a decent stay. [Less]
Still great !
By Bazman
I have now stayed at this property several times and plan to stay there every time I am working in the area. I have even planned to stay there privately next year as I am so pleased with the whole [More] aspect from the checkin to the checkout. Like others have mentioned before I do sometimes miss not having bacon on the breakfast menu but cannot in all honesty mark the hotel down for this as I am well aware this is in common with other H.I. Express hotels. I can only say - keep doing what you do as it is fantastic ! [Less]
Welcoming experience
By Rosie_Q
The hotel lived up to expectations, comfortable, warm and relaxed atmosphere. [Less]
Bog-standard HIX
By Pungent
Entirely adequate but unremarkable stay. Exactly what I expect at a HIX. The one non-standard thing was the amazingly friendly receptionist. [Less]
Great Location
By cheyenne452
Great location and friendly staff. Early booking meant really good price. [Less]
An inexpensive place to stay.
For convenience and comfort when visiting the Capital of Scotland, look no further than this hotel. [Less]
Central for city and great value too!
By Cottesmore
The Holiday Inn Express at Picardy Place is all you need for a great city break. It is comfortable, ideally placed for seeing all the sights and if you book ahead there are some real bargains to be [More] had. Despite being beside a very busy road, the secondary glazing on the windows kept all but the emergency vehicle sirens at bay. Our friends found things very much quieter in their room at the rear of the hotel, so if you are a very light sleeper you might bear that in mind. Finally, the Christmas Festival is a must, it is a great way to start Christmas, complete with the German Market stalls, big wheel, Carousel and 'Star Flyer'. Google 'Edinburgh Christmas' for more! [Less]

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