A modern Edinburgh hotel with free WiFi and parking plus easy access to the city centre and airport Holiday Inn® Edinburgh - City West hotel is one and a half miles from Edinburgh city centre and less than five minutes by taxi from Haymarket station or Murrayfield Stadium. The hotel is just off the A90 and around six miles from both the M8 and Edinburgh Airport. Make the most of the free parking and hop on a bus to the city centre. Frequent buses to Princes Street stop right outside the hotel. The hotel is less than three miles from the Royal Mile where you can stroll up to Edinburgh Castle or wander down to the Palace of Holyroodhouse the Queen's official Scottish residence. Edinburgh Zoo's pandas and penguins are a handy seven-minute drive from the hotel while it's a pleasant 20-minute walk to the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. Craigleith Retail Park's shops are just across the road. Business guests can choose from five naturally lit meeting rooms holding up to 140 people. For those needing an extra boost Starbucks coffee is served in the hotel lounge along with tasty snacks. All guests enjoy free WiFi and you can choose from a pillow menu for a refreshing night's sleep. Start your day with a full Scottish buffet breakfast or make your own pancakes with syrup and chocolate sauce. Kids stay and eat free.