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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, in-room safe, desk
Flat-screen TV

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationRoyal Mile1 min walk
    Popular LocationSt. Giles' Cathedral3 min walk
    Popular LocationNational Museum of Scotland7 min walk
    AirportEdinburgh (EDI)32 min drive
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  • Junior Suite, 1 King Bed (Lounge Access)

    Room amenities

    • 40 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsJunior Suite, 1 King Bed (Lounge Access)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Room, 1 Queen Bed, Business Lounge Access

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room, 1 Queen Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Room, 1 King Bed, Business Lounge Access
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Room, 1 King Bed

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed
  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Double Bed, Accessible
  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Double Beds, Accessible
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Edinburgh

Located in Edinburgh's Old Town neighbourhood, Hilton Edinburgh Carlton is in the city centre and near the airport. Royal Mile and Grassmarket are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Princes Street and George Street. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Murrayfield Stadium or Musselburgh Racecourse. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing. Guests love the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Royal Mile - 1 min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 3 min walk
  • The Hub - 6 min walk
  • National Museum of Scotland - 7 min walk
  • Scott Monument - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 1 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Marco Pierre White — 1 min walk
  • Nineteen Hundred Bar — 1 min walk
  • Blackfriars Restaurant - 3 min walk
  • Zizzi - 4 min walk
  • La Garrigue - 4 min walk

About this property

Hilton Edinburgh Carlton

Eco-friendly Edinburgh hotel in Old Town, walk to Princes Street
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, 24-hour room service and a business centre are on-site. All 211 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs. Egyptian cotton sheets, electric kettles and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton offers 211 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and a safe. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include baths or showers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Edinburgh hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of CleanStay (Hilton)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available
  • Discounted parking nearby

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: GBP 7.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • 40-inch flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 7.00 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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 on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
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

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Carlton Edinburgh
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Scotland
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Hotel
Hilton Carlton Hotel
Hilton Carlton
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
Barcelo Edinburgh
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Hotel
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Edinburgh
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton Hotel Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hilton Edinburgh Carlton and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hilton Edinburgh Carlton offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hilton Edinburgh Carlton cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Hilton Edinburgh Carlton pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Hilton Edinburgh Carlton?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Hilton Edinburgh Carlton?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Hilton Edinburgh Carlton?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Hilton Edinburgh Carlton located?
Located in Old Town, this eco-friendly hotel is steps away from City Art Centre, Princes Street and Royal Mile. Edinburgh Dungeon and Real Mary King's Close are also within 5 minutes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is only a 2-minute walk and Edinburgh Haymarket Station is 27 minutes.
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5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
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3 - Okay
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2 - Poor
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1 - Terrible
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4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good location and friendly staff. Bed was comfy too.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Bed was comfortable but mould in the should and scuff marks on the walls. No bottled water, no biscuits with tea/coffee and and no mini bar. Room was also cold.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It's been almost a year since I visited Edinburgh with my family. I was looking for a hotel in the city center and Hilton Edinburgh met all my requirements. Edinburgh Castle, Holyroodhouse palace, Calton Hill, the Summit etc. were all in 15-20 mins walking distance. Also, there were lots of dining options available around the Hilton Hotel. When we checked-in, Albert helped us to check in quickly. He also gave a Pirates coloring book to my kid. Our room was really spacious and very clean. My kid started coloring his Pirates book once we reached the room, which helped us to settle down things in the room. The electrical outlets had USB charging ports which really helped us as we were carrying only one universal adapter on the trip. I really liked the way Hilton thinks and takes care of every guest's needs, both adults and children. Please don't miss to take advantage of continental breakfast. The breakfast includes a wide variety of cereals, fruits, coffee, English tea, porridge, red beans etc. for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians. Hilton typically charges separately for the breakfast and it is your choice if you want to take breakfast or not. But I would highly recommend you to try it and I can assure you, you will not regret it! Edinburgh is a very beautiful and a lively city, and our stay at Hilton really made us feel to visit the city again in the nearby future. Can't wait to visit Hilton and Edinburgh again. Fingers crossed!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location Fantastic friendly staff Clean and spacious room
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Excellent location right beside the Royal Mile and wonderful staff who are very kind and helpful.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

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