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Holidays in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh Vacation: Coronavirus Information

Most Edinburgh hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.

For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Edinburgh trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.

Top hotels in Edinburgh

YOTEL Edinburgh
YOTEL Edinburgh
4 out of 5
Erskine House, Queen Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$69 per night from 8 Dec. to 9 Dec.
4.4/5Wonderful! (452 reviews)

"Great staff! Lovely design. Upgraded from premium queen to King VIP. EXCELLENT."…"

Reviewed on 23 Nov. 2020

YOTEL Edinburgh
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
4 out of 5
19 North Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$113 per night from 20 Dec. to 21 Dec.
4.3/5Excellent! (970 reviews)

"Good location and friendly staff. Bed was comfy too."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct. 2020

Hilton Edinburgh Carlton
Ten Hill Place, BW Premier Collection
Ten Hill Place, BW Premier Collection
4 out of 5
10 Hill Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$110 per night from 1 Dec. to 2 Dec.
4.5/5Wonderful! (976 reviews)

"Property is well located. About a 15 minute walk from Waverley and there are plenty of shops/places to eat within a 5 minute walk from the hotel. The staff were all friendly and the hotel was very clean. Breakfast is pretty good too with a choice of continental of a full english/scottish. Only downside ..."…"

Reviewed on 8 Nov. 2020

Ten Hill Place, BW Premier Collection
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Top activities in Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

How much does an Edinburgh holiday package cost?
Choose from any combination of car rentals, flights and hotels, and you can be holidaying in Edinburgh from just . And the more you bundle, the more money you save. Your dream escape has never been more affordable.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Edinburgh holiday package?
Don’t worry if you’re rethinking your Edinburgh holiday package — you can cancel or amend your booking. And if you’ve booked it within the last 24 hours, you may be able to do it at no cost. However, bookings made more than 24 hours ago may incur a fee from your hotel, airline or car rental company. We totally get that your circumstances can suddenly change, so head to our Customer Service Portal if that happens. When you’re ready to make changes, we’ll be here to help.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Edinburgh?
Crafting your own Edinburgh holiday package with Expedia is one of the best ways to save. Start planning your trip now and you’ll save as much as $200 — it’s really that simple! We have more than 400 airlines and 1 000 000 hotel options spread across the globe. With such a fabulous range to pick from, you’ll have no worries pulling together your perfect getaway.
Where should I stay in Edinburgh?
New Town is a great base for your upcoming Edinburgh escape. Secure a room in a nice hotel and spend your days wandering around popular attractions such as Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and Princes Street Gardens. Old Town is another option. Base yourself here and Edinburgh Castle and St. Giles Cathedral will be within easy reach of your hotel.
What are the top hotels in Edinburgh?
If you’re planning to stay in the New Town neighbourhood, some excellent options are InterContinental Edinburgh The George and The Balmoral Hotel. West End is another popular Edinburgh area. We recommend Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian or Point A Hotel Edinburgh Haymarket if you prefer this part of town.
When is the best time of year to visit Edinburgh?
is considered to be the high season in Edinburgh, while is typically much quieter. If you’re looking for an awesome deal on your Edinburgh holiday, consider the month of . It’s also worth keeping in mind that is usually the priciest time of year to visit.
How far in advance should I book my Edinburgh holiday?
It all depends on the airline, but you can generally compare international airfares on Expedia up to 12 months in advance. While it’s generally a good idea to book ahead of time, lucky travellers occasionally nab a cheaper flight only weeks before the date of departure.
What does an Expedia Edinburgh travel package include?
Flights, hotels and a reliable car for your road trip adventures. Simply pick and choose your favourite bundle and get access to incredible deals. Once you’ve made your booking, add on a few tours and experiences and watch your savings grow. When it comes to creating your Edinburgh holiday, the choice is all yours!
What should I know before booking an Edinburgh travel package?
You can look forward to saving with an Expedia travel package. Bundle your airfares, rental cars and hotels and pick up terrific discounts. You’re not limited to hotels, though. Book with us and select from beach villas, city apartments and even houseboats and castles!
Does Expedia offer Book Now, Pay Later Edinburgh holiday packages?
If you prefer to spread the price of your hotel and flight over a number of installments, Expedia is here to help. Paying the total cost of your journey upfront isn’t always the best way to budget for your holiday, so we’ve teamed up with online lender Affirm to give you financial freedom. Book Now, Pay Later and remove the stress of saving to travel.
Can I choose my airline with an Edinburgh Expedia holiday package?
Yes — and it’s simple too. Expedia has access to more than 550 partner airlines all over the world. Our holiday packages give you the flexibility to pick from available flights, hotels and activities that suit you.