Book your room at Edinburgh City Hotel
Central Edinburgh hotel based in a 19th-century building
15 minutes to the castle
Edinburgh City Hotel is in the center of the city, on the edge of the Old Town and a 10-minute walk from Edinburgh International Conference Centre. Waverley Station is 20 minutes on foot, and it’s around 15 minutes to historic Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile with its shops and cafés.
Breakfast, ales on tap
Simpsons Restaurant serves a continental or hot breakfast, with extras like kippers and haggis, and hearty Scottish fare with locally produced ingredients in the evening. The snug bar serves ales on tap and quality wines and spirits, and is open 24 hours for guests.
Spacious rooms, free WiFi
The 52 spacious, functional rooms welcome guests with colorful fabrics and a hospitality tray, and some rooms also have a sofa bed. Guests can stay connected with free WiFi and unwind in front of a digital TV. Handy amenities include a trouser press and laptop-sized safe.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Victorian hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, coffee/tea in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services.
Edinburgh City Hotel is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Luggage storage
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Number of floors - 4
- Smoke-free property
- Television in lobby
- Total number of rooms - 52
- Tours/ticket assistance
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free toiletries
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Daily housekeeping
- Digital TV service
- Free WiFi
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Iron/ironing board
- Private bathroom
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Room service
Where to Eat
Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.
Simpson - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.
Room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are available.
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- No onsite parking is available.
Awards & Affiliations
This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.