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Grassmarket, Edinburgh Castle

Located near Edinburgh Castle and the Grassmarket area, this Edinburgh hotel is a 10-minute walk from Princes Street shopping and the Royal Mile; Arthur's Seat is a 15-minute walk away.

Restaurant and bar

Elements Restaurant and Bar serve modern and traditional Scottish fare; 24-hour room service is available. The hotel features an indoor pool, spa tub, and sauna. Fitness equipment is available.


Guestrooms include 26-inch LCD TVs, minibars, and work desks. Executive rooms are equipped with a Nespresso coffee machine and Bose iPod docking station.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Novotel Edinburgh Centre is close to Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket, within walking distance of Princes Street and the Royal Mile. A breakfast buffet with hot items is available for a surcharge at the on-site Elements Restaurant and Bar, which serves modern and traditional fare. 24-hour room service is available.

Guests can relax in the indoor heated pool, spa tub, and sauna. Fitness equipment, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk are provided. Guests also enjoy free wireless Internet access during their stay.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Restaurant 
  • Sauna 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 180 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

Elements - Offers both modern and traditional fare. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 15 years old stay free when using existing bedding.


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 13.95 for adults and GBP 0.00 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 15.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: GBP 10.00 per pet, per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Novotel Edinburgh
  • Accor Edinburgh Centre
  • Edinburgh Novotel

We should mention

Children 15 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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