This classical, sophisticated hotel was recently crowned Edinburgh's Hotel of the Year. Guests of this establishment will spend a beautiful, peaceful stay in one of the city's best hotels. The building was adapted from 4 terraced houses dating from the late Victorian period, today it comprises a total of 46 rooms, of which 5 are suites, spread over 5 floors. In addition to a 24-hour reception desk, the hotel includes a salon-style lobby where guests may relax. A lively bar and 2 restaurants are also on hand and room and laundry services complete the range of services offered. The hotel houses an exhibition of some pieces of memorabilia relating to Sir Ernest Shackleton.
This modern, elegant hotel lies in a peaceful, cobbled street in Edinburgh, only a few minutes from the picturesque Water of Leith river. Princes Street is less than 10 minutes' walk away and the rich cultural heritage of the city, for example the historical castle, the Royal Mile, various art galleries and museums as well as excellent shopping facilities are also to be found in the direct vicinity of the hotel. Edinburgh airport is roughly 12 km from the hotel.
The rooms are offbeat, but elegant and classically decorated. The combination of fabrics such as linen, silk, suede and velvet together with intensive colours makes for a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. Many of the rooms offer breathtaking views over Edinburgh, whilst others face the hotel garden. The rooms come with an en suite bathroom and are equipped with hairdryer, central heating and a direct dial telephone. Furthermore, the rooms are fitted with a TV/ entertainment centre with pay per view films, a music juke box and Internet access.
Guests may select their Scottish breakfast from a buffet. Channing's, with its custom-made tartans and golden mirrors is an elegant gourmet restaurant, Ochre Vita serves Mediterranean dishes in a more laid-back atmosphere.
Guests may select their Scottish breakfast from an ample buffet.
All room are non-smoking. Check in: 14h. Check out:12h.
Direct dial telephone