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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile

300 Cowgate , Edinburgh, EH1 1NA

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EXPRESS Start™ Breakfast
The real breakfast of champions? The kind that's included and waiting for you every morning. We've got a whole buffet full of offerings ready to help kick start your day.
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EXPRESS ESSENTIALS
We're big on the little things. Like Wi-Fi, coffee and tea, and all the in-room conveniences that make you feel right at home, even when you're away.
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EXPRESS RECHARGE
Power up while you power down. Conveniently placed outlets, a plush duvet, your pick of pillows, and a quiet place to settle in means you'll get some solid shut-eye.

Explore Our Hotel

A smart hotel in Edinburgh's Old Town, with fresh-design rooms and breakfast included

Holiday Inn Express® Edinburgh - Royal Mile hotel is a 10-minute walk from hilltop Edinburgh Castle.

Direct trains to Glasgow and London travel from Edinburgh Waverley station, less than 10 minutes away on foot. Edinburgh Airport (EDI) is around 30 minutes by car. The elegant Georgian buildings housing flagship stores and chic boutiques on Princes Street and George Street are a relaxed stroll away. If you’re a lover of literature, the Writers' Museum has intriguing exhibits on Burns, Scott and Stevenson. Take a tour of the lavish rooms of the 16th-century Palace of Holyrood house, the Scottish Royal residence. Our knowledgeable staff are happy to give you more insider tips for your Edinburgh stay.

At this hotel you can enjoy:

- Free WiFi

- Blackout curtains

- A fully equipped meeting room

- Convenient parking

Fuel up for a big day with the included Express Start™ Breakfast, with English and continental choices. Our warm, welcoming open plan lobby area is perfect for a quick coffee, a relaxed pint or just surfing the net. Any time you’re feeling peckish, you can order from the All Day Dining menu. Your Next Generation room blends soothing tones with splashes of colour, and offers convenient USB ports for your devices.

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Guest Rooms
Guest Rooms
The hotel's bright, modern rooms come with air conditioning and power showers. Catch the latest news on the flat-screen TV as you enjoy a freshly made cup of tea, or check your emails at the desk with free WiFi. Travelling with kids? Family rooms have a sofa bed especially for the children.
Room Features

Sleep

  • Black-out Shades
  • Pillow Menu
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
  • Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch

Bathroom/Personal Care

  • Private Bathroom
  • Bathroom Amenities Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Separate/Walk-in Shower

In-Room Features

  • Coffee Maker
  • Tea Maker
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work Desk with Lamp
  • Desk-level Electrical Outlet
  • Cable/Satellite
  • Stereo/Radio
  • Direct-dial Phone
  • 120AC
  • Windows Open by Guest

Added Value

  • Connecting Rooms Available
  • Oversized Bath Towels
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
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Eat & Drink
Begin your day with the hearty, inclusive Express Start Breakfast buffet. In the lobby lounge bar, you can tuck into tasty pizza or chicken tikka from the 24-hour snack menu, relax on a sofa over drinks with friends, or catch live, big-screen sports.
  • Breakfast Buffet Included
  • Continental Breakfast Included
  • Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available

Hotel Bars & Lounges

Express bar

Our hotel bar can be found next to the reception on the ground floor. A selection of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages and snacks are available to purchase as well as a limited hot menu of pizzas and currys. The favourite Mackays ice cream is also a great treat.

Location: Edinburgh city centre Royal Mile

Hours of Operation: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Business Services

  • 1 Meeting Room(s) Available
  • Printer
  • Copier

Internet Access

  • Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
  • Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
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Housekeeping & Laundry

  • Daily Housekeeping

Added Value

  • Wake Up Calls
  • Storage Space Available

Hotel Details

300 Cowgate

Edinburgh, EH1 1NA

United Kingdom

44-131-5248400

info@hiexpressedinburgh.co.uk

Check In: 3:00 pm

Check Out: 11:00 am

Check-in Age: 18

  • Shuttle + -

  • Accessibility + -

      Accessible Hotel Areas

    • Public Entrance
    • Guest Rooms
    • Lifts
    • Public Restrooms

      Provided by Hotel

    • Ramp Access
    • Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
  • Pet Policy + -

    • Pets Allowed
    • Guide Dogs Allowed
    • Pet Fee per Night: 20 GBP
    • You are most welcome to bring your pet to our hotel. The cost is 20 GBP per night as a cleaning charge. One dog per room. Dogs are not allowed in the Great Room or public lounge unless they are Assistance Dogs.
  • Facility + -

    • Smoke-Free Facility
    • Number of Floors: 6
    • Total Number of Rooms: 78
    • Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 78
    • Number of Accessible Rooms: 3
    • Connecting Rooms Available
    • Public Spaces Renovated in: 2017
    • Guest Rooms Renovated in: 2016

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  • Languages + -

    • English
    • Polish
  • Credit Cards + -

    • American Express
    • Visa
    • MasterCard
    • Diners Club
    • Carte Blanche
    • Discover
    • Business Advantage
  • Limited Time Edinburgh Offers

    Our Highlights
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    Discounted parking for our guests!
    Amazing Hotel Situated in an Ideal Location
    Breakfast included in all stays!
    Discounted parking for our guests!
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    Parking discount available for hotel guests at NCP Car Park on Holyrood Road which is only a 2-minute walk from hotel!
    Amazing Hotel Situated in an Ideal Location
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    The Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile Hotel is ideal for visiting Edinburgh as it is only a 7-minute walk away from the historic Edinburgh Castle where you will get the best views of the city! Also, only a 6-minute walk away from the main train station, Edinburgh Waverley.
    Breakfast included in all stays!
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    Begin your day with an Express Breakfast. The Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile offers one of the best buffet breakfasts. Enjoy both hot and cold items each day!
    Green Engage
    All of our hotels use the IHG Green Engage system, an innovative online environmental sustainability system that gives our hotels the means to measure and manage their impact on the environment. It’s our way of making sure we’re protecting our surroundings for our guests today, and tomorrow.

    FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile

    • No, Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile does not have a pool.

    • Yes, Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile offers complimentary breakfast buffet.

    • Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile is available from 7:00 am to 10:00 am.

    • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile is from 3:00 pm, and check-out time is 11:00 am. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.

    • Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile offers free WiFi!

    • Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile has 1 restaurant.

    • Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.

    • The Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile has 78 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.

    • Pets are welcome at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile. Our Pet Policy: You are most welcome to bring your pet to our hotel. The cost is 20 GBP per night as a cleaning charge. One dog per room. Dogs are not allowed in the Great Room or public lounge unless they are Assistance Dogs..