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Colinton

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Great choice. From this neighborhood you can explore Edinburgh, the country's capital. Boasting around 440,000 residents, this lively city has plenty of surprises up its sleeve. Colinton is located 5 miles to the southeast of Edinburgh Airport and 4 miles to the southwest of the city's center.

When you're ready, it's time to go to some close hotspots. Start off at Holyrood Park or Arthur's Seat. Fellow travelers usually recommend Palace of Holyroodhouse and Scottish Parliament. Stretch your legs and explore the surrounding neighborhoods too, including Kingsknowe and Juniper Green.

Royal Yacht Britannia, one of the most iconic sights in the country, is 6 miles to the northeast.

Be sure to spend some time at Our Dynamic Earth and Calton Hill while you're exploring the center of the city. If you have the time, don't miss Festival Theatre and University of Edinburgh.

Let your hair down at Greyfriar's Bobby, Canongate Tolbooth and Vietnam House Art Gallery. They're excellent stops for those traveling without children in tow.

Learn new things about the region at Talbot Rice Gallery, Fruitmarket Gallery, City Art Centre and Scottish National Gallery. These cultural attractions can't be missed!

See if there are any group tours or just wander the hallways of People's Story Museum, Surgeon's Hall, Museum of Childhood and Brass Rubbing Centre. These places are ideal for rainy days.

Queen's Hall, King's Theatre, Royal Lyceum Theatre and Usher Hall are regarded for putting on a wide range of live shows. It's advisable to pre-book your passes.

Whether you're an amateur or a seasoned player, you'll love the challenging greens at Braid Hills Golf Course, Mortonhall Golf Course, Baberton Golf Club and Prestonfield Golf Club.

For some family-friendly destinations, make your way to National Library of Scotland and Dominion Cinema.

Go to Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, Blackford Hill, The Braid Hills and Gambado. The children can let off a bit of steam and you can take it easy.

Get outdoors and breathe in the fresh air at one of the natural attractions, including Pentland Hills Regional Park, Water of Leith Visitor Centre and Malleny Garden.

Grab a coffee to go and unwind in the sunshine at a local park, including The Meadows and Princes Street Gardens.

Add to your wardrobe, grab a bite to eat or just do some people-watching at Princes Mall, The Hub, Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers and Gyle Shopping Centre.

John Knox House, George Square, Parliament House and Real Mary King's Close can give you a glimpse back into the past.

The sacred places, such as St. Giles' Cathedral, St. Mary's Episcopal Cathederal, St Mark's Unitarian Church and Highland Tolbooth Kirk, give you the opportunity to ponder in a peaceful setting.

When the mercury plummets, follow the locals and try the various winter sports at Midlothian Snowsports Centre and Midlothian Ski Centre.

Traveling sports fans like to witness the action at Murrayfield Stadium, where the Scotland National Rugby and the Edinburgh Rugby are based. Grab a round of drinks, talk about the best plays from the game and finish the day at one of the area's bars.


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AU$127
Spylaw Bank House

Spylaw Bank House

2 Spylaw Avenue, Edinburgh
4.8
of 5, from 46 reviews
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Colinton, this guesthouse is within 3 mi (5 km) of Edinburgh Corn Exchange, Murrayfield Stadium, and Napier University. Edinburgh Zoo is 3 mi (4.8 km) away.

AU$132
The Scotsman Hotel

The Scotsman Hotel

20 North Bridge, Edinburgh
4.4
of 5, from 1,311 reviews
4.5 out of 5.0

On North Bridge, and one block from both Princes Street and the Royal Mile, this hotel is a half-mile from Edinburgh Castle, and directly opposite Waverley railway station.

AU$107
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

23-27 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh
4.5
of 5, from 2,068 reviews
4.5 out of 5.0

This handsomely updated landmark building stands at the east end of Edinburgh's famous Princes Street. The Waverley train station is a two-minute walk. Edinburgh Castle is just 0.9 km (0.6 mi) away.

AU$56
Haymarket Hub Hotel

Haymarket Hub Hotel

7 Clifton Terrace, Edinburgh
3.8
of 5, from 2,380 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Haymarket Hub Hotel enjoys a central location in the Scottish capital, opposite Haymarket Station which has direct tram connections to Edinburgh Airport. Many central sights are within walking distance: Princes Street is a 12-minute walk, and Edinburgh Castle is 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away.

AU$79
Hampton by Hilton Edinburgh West End

Hampton by Hilton Edinburgh West End

166 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh
4.2
of 5, from 34 reviews
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in West End, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Royal Lyceum Theatre, and Usher Hall. Edinburgh Castle and Greyfriars Kirk are also within 1 mi (2 km).

AU$160
The Principal Edinburgh George Street

The Principal Edinburgh George Street

19-21 George Street, Edinburgh
4.5
of 5, from 500 reviews
5.0 out of 5.0

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.

AU$45
ibis budget Edinburgh Park

ibis budget Edinburgh Park

Edinburgh Business Park, Edinburgh
3.8
of 5, from 472 reviews
3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Edinburgh, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Gyle Shopping Centre and within 3 mi (5 km) of Edinburgh Zoo and Royal Highland Centre. Heriot Watt University is 3 mi (4.9 km) away.

AU$107
DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport

DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh International Airport, Newbridge
4.0
of 5, from 1,491 reviews
4.5 out of 5.0

Located in Ingliston, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Royal Highland Centre and within 6 mi (10 km) of Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh Zoo. Gyle Shopping Centre and Heriot Watt University are also within 6 mi (10 km).

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