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Enjoy a warm welcome from the award winning team at the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile, conveniently located in the charming old town and just a 15 minute walk to Edinburgh Castle, one of Edinburgh's most iconic Scottish tourist attractions hosting great family days out and famous for staging the Edinburgh Military Tattoo & Hogmanay Celebrations.
This quiet city centre hotel has excellent transport links and is just a 25 minute drive from Edinburgh Airport, one hour and 20 minute drive from Glasgow Airport and a 10 minute walk to Waverley train station.
For your enjoyment, breakfast is included with great continental options and not forgetting the hot favourites of sausages, scrambled eggs and beans to set you up for the day.Our free Wi-Fi and 24-hour bar and snack menu is available for those of you who like to stay up late and free baggage storage during your stay.
Our rooms are welcoming and refreshing where you can catch up on emails at the desk, with the hotel's free in room Wi-Fi or just relax in our comfortable new beds as we are all about keeping things simple, smart, spot on.
Business guests benefit from our close vicinity to major local companies, such as Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh University and Local Council Offices.
Discounted car parking is available at the NCP St John's car park, a 3 minute walk from the hotel.
- Black-out Shades
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Extra Bedding Available
- Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Coffee Maker
- Tea Maker
- Flat-screen TV
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Pay-per-view Available
- Direct-dial Phone
- Electrical Adapters Available
- Windows Open by Guest
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Oversized Bath Towels
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
- Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available
Hotel Bars & Lounges
Our hotel bar can be found next to the reception on the ground floor. A selection of alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages and snacks are available to purchase as well as a limited hot menu of pizzas, curry and chilli. The favourite Mackays ice cream is also a great treat.
Location: Edinburgh city centre
Hours of Operation: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
- 1 Meeting Room(s) Available
- On-Site Business Center
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
- Wake Up Calls
- Storage Space Available
Edinburgh, EH1 1NA
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Check-in Age: 18
Parking + -
- No onsite parking at the hotel. St Johns Hill NCP car park is located a 2 minutes walk away. Hotel users are offered a discounted price . Prices are not controlled by the hotel and are subject to change.
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Ramp Access
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
Provided by Hotel
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 5
- Total Number of Rooms: 78
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 78
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 4
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Public Spaces Renovated in: 2008
- Guest Rooms Renovated in: 2008
Languages + -
Languages Spoken by Staff
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
- IHG® Business Edge Pay (UK only)
FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile does not have a pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile is available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile is from 3:00 PM, and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile have a restaurant on site?
No, there is no on site restaurant at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile have?
The Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Royal Mile has 78 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.