The Scotsman Hotel

Rated 9.0 in 2198 reviews. 77 rooms.


Overlooking Carlton Hill, Princes Street Gardens and Waverley Station, the 4-star Scotsman Hotel was originally built in 1905. This majestic, listed building was once The Scotsman newspaper.

Each unique room and suite at the Scotsman Hotel boasts individual features, including curved corner window bays with scenic views of the city and a marble-tiled en suite bathroom. Guests can enjoy luxury Egyptian cotton linen, a 48-seat cinema, free Wi-Fi, free Scotsman Newspaper, and a privacy hatch for 24-hour room service.

Situated a 1-minute walk from the Royal Mile and Princes Street, this hotel offers discounted parking, available at Edinburgh Waverley Station car park (long stay) on New Street, 5-10 minutes' walk away.

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Scotsman Hotel

  1. The Royal Mile

    lots of free 'street entertainment' shows go on here throughout the yr!, worth a visit especially during the fringe festival, a buzzin atmosphere!

    97 m from hotel
    High St

  2. Whiski Bar & Restaurant

    The bar will host rugby events when Scotland plays their 6 Nations matches at Murrayfield Stadium on 12 February and 27 February.

    146 m from hotel
    119 High St.

  3. The City Cafe

    Free wi-fi

    205 m from hotel
    19 Blair St.

  4. World's End

    Traditional scottish pub and restaurant. Very recommendable :)

    260 m from hotel
    12 High St.

  5. BrewDog Edinburgh

    Loving 5am Saint!

    274 m from hotel
    143 Cowgate

  6. National Museum of Scotland

    Massive treasure trove, don't expect to be able to do the whole thing in one afternoon. Most interesting for visitors is the Changing Nation exhibits.

    408 m from hotel
    Chambers St

  7. Princes Street

    Waitng for a tram lol

    413 m from hotel
    Princes St.

  8. Brew Lab Coffee

    The V60 makes an amazing long black and well worth a try.

    435 m from hotel
    6-8 South College St

  9. The Scotch Whisky Experience

    Make sure u take a gold tour and taste the whisky board at the end, not to mention get a discount in the shop at the end

    0.5 km from hotel
    354 Castlehill

  10. Calton Hill

    Go here on a sunny day, chill on the grass and take in the awesome views

    0.7 km from hotel
    Regent Rd.

  11. Edinburgh Castle

    Head over to the small viewing are to the right of the Whisky & Gift shop at about 12:40pm for a good view of the one o'clock gun.

    0.8 km from hotel

  12. The Meadows

    Awesome place for a BBQ on a summer evening but make sure you have a stand, there's a man who yells if he thinks your burning 'his' grass!

    1.2 km from hotel
    Mellville Dr