Built in 1848 and renovated in 2007, this hotel is comprised of an 8-storey main building, with altogether 85 rooms. Guests may make use of the lobby with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe and a lift at this traditional Scottish hotel. There is also a bar, a pub and an à la carte restaurant. In addition to this, a conference room, room and laundry services are also on offer.
The hotel is situated on Edinburgh's famous Princes Street with its shopping venues, restaurants, bars, pubs, clubs and links to the public transport network. The hotel is also opposite the Princes Street exit of Waverley station, and offers impressive views over Princes Street Gardens and Edinburgh castle.
The tastefully decorated rooms come equipped with a bathroom, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, carpeting and central heating as standard. All the rooms offer contemporary features such as interactive entertainment systems and broadband Internet access, whilst still retaining traditional levels of comfort and style.
The nearest golf course is about 6 km away.
Guests may select their breakfast from an ample buffet. There is also the opportunity to dine from the set menu offered at lunch and in the evenings as well as an à la carte menu available at dinner.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
Directions from the M6: take the M6 onto the A74(M) exiting at junction 13 to A702 into Edinburgh towards 'City Centre' and 'Waverley Railway Station'. Travelling from the A1: take the A1(M) into Edinburgh and Waverley railway station. The hotel is almost opposite the Princes Street exit.
There is no lift or stairs from street level to the first floor where the hotel starts. Therefore, all guests must be able to climb 30 stairs before getting to the lift. The hotel does not except same sex parties of more than 3 rooms. The hotel has the right to turn these guests away (non-refundable).
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board