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Edinburgh Hotels

Edinburgh hotels

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Good to know

Low season

JanuaryCheapest month to stay with an average 40% drop in price.

High season

JulyMost expensive month to stay with an average 42% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

$181Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

$203Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book cheap hotels in Edinburgh?

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Top tips for finding perfect Edinburgh hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Edinburgh, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Edinburgh in January and November.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Edinburgh if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Edinburgh accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Edinburgh found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $63, while the most expensive was $158.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Edinburgh for 4 days.
  • Crowned by Edinburgh Castle, Old Town Edinburgh is one of the most picturesque places in Scotland. Staying in this area offers guests a quintessential visit to the Scottish capital.
  • J.K. Rowling fans should stay at Grassmarket Hotel situated just down the hill from Edinburgh Castle, near many sights that inspired the Harry Potter books.
  • West of the city centre, you will find chic hotels like Murrayfield Hotel, near BT Murrayfield Stadium, Edinburgh’s main sporting arena and concert venue.
  • EasyHotel Edinburgh and Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel are good places to stay on Princes Street, home to attractions like the Scott Monument, the Princes Street Gardens, and the Edinburgh Gin Distillery.
  • Featuring a swimming pool, fitness center, and spa, the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian is a highly rated, centrally located business hotel in Edinburgh.
  • Students and budget travellers could consider staying at Edinburgh University’s Pollock Halls, which are open to the public during the summer. Meanwhile Salisbury Green offers year-round accommodation that are perfect for visiting the university.

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Best Edinburgh hotels

Most recommended Edinburgh hotels

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Holiday Inn Edinburgh - Edinburgh - Building
Holiday Inn Edinburgh
8.1 Excellent
West $77+
$77+
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Novotel Edinburgh Park - Edinburgh - Pool
Novotel Edinburgh Park
8.7 Excellent
West $88+
$88+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian - Edinburgh - Living room
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
8.7 Excellent
Old Town $287+
$287+
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa
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Ibis Budget Hotel Edinburgh Park - Edinburgh - Restaurant
Ibis Budget Hotel Edinburgh Park
8.0 Excellent
West $53+
$53+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile - Edinburgh - Living room
Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile
8.8 Excellent
Old Town $95+
$95+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Intercontinental Edinburgh The George - Edinburgh
Intercontinental Edinburgh The George
8.8 Excellent
New Town $325+
$325+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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The Scotsman Hotel - Edinburgh - Bedroom
The Scotsman Hotel
9.0 Excellent
Old Town $264+
$264+
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Hilton Edinburgh Carlton - Edinburgh - Bar
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
8.4 Excellent
Old Town $129+
$129+
Free Wi-Fi
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Jurys Inn Edinburgh - Edinburgh - Building
Jurys Inn Edinburgh
7.6 Good
Old Town $65+
$65+
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Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile - Edinburgh
Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile
8.0 Excellent
Old Town $33+
$33+
Free Wi-Fi
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Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre - Edinburgh - Building
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre
8.5 Excellent
New Town $53+
$53+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club - Edinburgh
Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
8.3 Excellent
West $182+
$182+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
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Cityroomz Edinburgh - Edinburgh - Bedroom
Cityroomz Edinburgh
8.3 Excellent
West End $69+
$69+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh - Edinburgh - Front desk
Courtyard by Marriott Edinburgh
8.8 Excellent
New Town $77+
$77+
Free Wi-Fi
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Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel - Edinburgh - Building
Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel
7.2 Good
West End $57+
$57+
Pet-friendly
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Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel - Edinburgh - Building
Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel
9.1 Excellent
New Town $289+
$289+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
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Hotels near Edinburgh Castle

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The Balmoral Hotel - Edinburgh - Outdoor view
The Balmoral Hotel
9.4 Excellent
Old Town $348+
$348+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa
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