Get an overview of this hotelStately Edinburgh Georgian hotel on George Street

Near art gallery

Located amid the shops and restaurants of Edinburgh's fashionable George Street, this hotel is a block from Princes Street and a quarter-mile from the National Gallery.

Hotel bar

At The George Hotel, interior architects have created a sense of restored grandeur by means of simple detailing and the use of rich materials. Printing Press has quickly become a destination restaurant in Edinburgh.

Satellite television

The 249 guestrooms of The George Hotel offer digital television with premium channels, free WiFi, direct-dial phones with voice mail, hair dryers, and writing desks.

Renovations & Closures

The property is undergoing renovations. The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This centrally located Edinburgh hotel is near the shops and restaurants of Edinburgh's fashionable George Street. A block from Princes Street and a quarter-mile from the National Gallery, The George Hotel is within easy access to the train station, airport, and a convention center. Guests will enjoy the close proximity to museums, art galleries, and Scottish monuments.

The George Hotel offers guests with many services and amenities, ensuring a comfortable stay. Amenities include banquet and exhibit facilities, wedding services, currency exchange, free WiFi, laundry facilities, and multilingual staff who can provide tour information and ticket assistance.

Business facilities include 9 meeting rooms with audiovisual equipment available, catering, and a business center. Parking is available nearby, at a discounted rate. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a fee and requires 24-hour advance notice.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 9 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 249 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1775 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

The hotel restaurant is undergoing refurbishment and will re-open in August 2015. The following dining options are currently available:

The George Street Bar & Grill at The Roxburghe The George Hotel is offering a 10% dinner discount at its sister hotel, The Roxburghe.

Panorama - Bar serving a wide variety of drinks, features impressive panoramic views of Edinburgh.

Breakfast - A continental breakfast is served daily in Kings Hall.

Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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 onsite parking is available.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: GBP 50 per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 12.00 for adults and GBP 12.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): GBP 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP On Request per person (one way)
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 10
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 10
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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