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1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk
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1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk
1 bedroom, hypo-allergenic bedding, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.2 out of 5 Very good
951 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Breakfast included
Pet Friendly
Air conditioning
Business Services
Parking Available

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationEdinburgh Playhouse Theatre1 min walk
Popular LocationEdinburgh Dungeon11 min walk
Popular LocationRoyal Mile13 min walk
AirportEdinburgh (EDI)41 min drive

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    4.6/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 1 Double Bed with Sofa bed, Non Smoking

    4.2/5 guest room rating

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  • Standard Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking (Mobility)

    3.9/5 guest room rating

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  • Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

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About this area

Edinburgh

In the city centre, Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre is in Edinburgh's New Town neighbourhood, an area with good airport proximity. Royal Mile and Palace of Holyroodhouse 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. Our guests love the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 1 min walk
  • Edinburgh Dungeon - 11 min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 12 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 13 min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 10 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI) - 41 min drive

Restaurants

  • Filling Station - 3 min walk
  • Asti - 3 min walk
  • Ada - 4 min walk
  • The Olive Branch Bistro - 4 min walk
  • L'escargot Bleu - 4 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre

3-star Edinburgh hotel in New Town, walk to Princes Street
This smoke-free hotel features a bar/lounge, self parking and a business centre. Free self-service breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk are on-site. All 186 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find pillow menu, free newspapers and hairdryers.
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre offers 186 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free newspapers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

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 Clean Promise (IHG)

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 available for guests
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
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: GBP 20.0 per night
  • Limited parking spaces

Food and drink

  • Free self-service breakfast available 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekends
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Bulgarian
  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Pillow menu

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and 11:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 20 per pet, per stay
Dogs only
1 per room
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

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.

  • Self-parking fee: GBP 20.0 per night
  • Nearby parking fee: GBP 16.50 per night
  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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
Tax ID - 244942395
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards

We should mention

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
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

National rating

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

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Scotland
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel Edinburgh
Express Edinburgh City Centre
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Edinburgh
Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre Hotel Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room). There's a fee of GBP 20 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre?
Self-parking is available for GBP 20.0 per night. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre?
Check-in is from 2 PM to 11:00 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre located?
Located in New Town, this hotel is steps away from Multrees Walk, Princes Street and Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. George Street and Calton Hill are also within 10 minutes. Edinburgh Waverley Station is 10 minutes by foot.
4.2
Very good
951 reviews
5 - Excellent
385
4 - Good
412
3 - Okay
109
2 - Poor
34
1 - Terrible
11

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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Great location. Close to city center. Friendly staff.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

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No tv remote or English breakfast Otherwise spotless and great reception staff
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very clean modern room! Great bathroom! We were upgraded to a king size room which was a bonus.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

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