Constructed in 1860 and renovated in the year 2006, this hotel comprises a total of 158 rooms spread over 8 floors. Guests are invited into the lobby with 24-hour reception desk, lift access and safes. Culinary options include a pleasant café, a bar, and a restaurant featuring great Scottish cooking and hospitality. Room and laundry services round off the offerings. The hotel has spectacular views over Princes Street Gardens and across the gorge to Edinburgh Castle itself.
This attractive city hotel offers guests superb views over the famous Princes Street Gardens and Edinburgh Castle, lying opposite renowned Waverly Bridge, about 5 minutes' walk from the nearest railway station and 10 minutes from the bus station. Links to the public transport network are situated less than 20 metres from the hotel and it is some 12 km to Edinburgh Airport.
The pleasant rooms all come with an en suite bathroom with a shower and hairdryer in addition to a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV with a pay TV option, a radio, tea and coffee making facilities, a double bed, central heating, and a trouser press. The hotel only offers non-smoking rooms to its guests.
Guests may select their breakfast from buffet selections. Lunch and dinner can both be chosen from the set menu. Furthermore, it is possible to book a half board stay.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA cards are all accepted as methods of payment.
Approaching the hotel from Edinburgh Waverley railway station, take the walkway up towards Waverley Bridge. Turn right onto Waverley Bridge, then walk up towards the Scott Monument on the left. Continue over the crossing towards the monument. The hotel is opposite.
Check-in is from 2 pm and check-out is before midday.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board