During the summer holidays, the campus offers guests a number of room types including en suite and standard accommodation with over 2,000 bedrooms in total. This family-friendly city and conference hotel offers guests a lobby area with a 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, a café, a newspaper stand, a bar, a TV lounge, a restaurant, Internet access and a laundry service (charges apply). There is parking available for those arriving by car.
The hotel is situated on the site of the Pollock Halls of Residence, within the shadow of Arthur's Seat and close to the Royal Mile and Holyrood Park. In the immediate vicinity of the hotel guests will find various restaurants and bars and a link to the public transport network. Princes Street, with its tourist information centre, is a 20-minute walk away and is packed with shops. Waverly railway station is also a 20-minute walk away. Edinburgh Castle is a 25-minute walk from the hotel and it is just over an hour's drive to Glasgow.
The hotel provides single en suite rooms with single beds, shower and WC. Tea and coffee making facilities, a direct dial telephone and heating are also included as standard.
Guests may select their continental breakfast from a buffet and the midday and evening meals may be enjoyed from a set menu. The midday meal is additionally available in buffet form.
MasterCard and VISA are accepted at the hotel.
The hotel can be reached by train: Waverley station is close by and has trains arriving from London King's Cross station direct. If arriving by car, guests should leave the M8 at Junction 1, take the slip-road on the right down onto the A720 southbound, and follow this bypass around the city until the junction with the A701. Turn left here and follow the road into the town centre, turning right onto East Preston Street, then take another right, followed by a left to arrive at the hotel.
Check in at 2 pm and check out till 10:30 am.
Direct dial telephone