Located in Edinburgh, within 1.3 miles of University of Edinburgh and 1.6 miles of National Museum of Scotland, Ard Na Said has accommodations with a garden and free WiFi as well as free private parking for guests who drive. Featuring a concierge service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. Some units at the property have a patio with a garden view.

The rooms come with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, an electric tea pot, a shower, a hairdryer and a closet. Rooms are complete with a private bathroom equipped with free toiletries, while certain accommodations at the guesthouse also feature a seating area.

Guests at Ard Na Said can enjoy a kosher breakfast.

Royal Mile is 1.7 miles from the accommodation, while The Real Mary King's Close is 1.7 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Edinburgh Airport, 14 miles from Ard Na Said.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Ard Na Said has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 21, 2016

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Kosher

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Ard-Na-Said is a Victorian house which was built in 1875. It is set in attractive gardens in a quiet residential area yet only 1.5 miles to the train station. Being only 100 metres from an excellent bus service that offers a speedy access to the heart of Edinburgh. Bedrooms are large, and finished to a very high standard while retaining many of the Victorian features including the wonderful cornices. Breakfast is currently being served in the bedrooms. There is a choice of cereals, various filled hot rolls, pastries, filled omelettes, fruit, yogurts, tea or coffee. Vegan and vegetarian options included.
We are close to Arthur’s seat and Holy- Rood park,where the best views are to be found. Within walking distance we have golf, swimming and local shops.Ardnasaid is also close to the University Halls.
Languages spoken: English,French
Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Arthur's Seat
    0.7 miles
  • Queen's Hall
    0.7 miles
  • Holyrood Park
    0.8 miles
  • The Meadows
    1 miles
  • University of Edinburgh
    1 miles
  • Edinburgh Festival Theatre
    1.1 miles
  • Our Dynamic Earth
    1.1 miles
  • Edinburgh Law School
    1.1 miles
  • National Museum of Scotland
    1.2 miles
  • Scottish Poetry Library
    1.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant The Salisbury Arms
    0.4 miles
  • Cafe/Bar The Salisbury Arms
    0.4 miles
  • Restaurant Rhubarb, Prestonfield House
    0.6 miles
Top attractions
  • The Real Mary King's Close
    1.3 miles
  • Royal Mile
    1.4 miles
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
    1.4 miles
  • Edinburgh Castle
    1.6 miles
  • Edinburgh Playhouse
    1.6 miles
  • Murrayfield Stadium
    2.9 miles
  • Royal Yacht Britannia
    3.2 miles
  • Edinburgh Zoo
    4 miles
  • Dalhousie Castle
    6.1 miles
  • Forth Bridge
    10.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Arthur's Seat
    1.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Edinburgh Airport
    7.7 miles
  • Dundee Airport
    36.2 miles
  • Glasgow Airport
    49.2 miles
How to get to Ard Na Said from Edinburgh Airport
    Free parking is available.
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Amenities of Ard Na Said
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Secure parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Fan
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM


10:00 AM - 10:30 AM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 13 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that any arrivals outside of the official check-in hours must be arranged prior to arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Ard Na Said of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Ard Na Said

  • Guests staying at Ard Na Said can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Kosher

  • Room options at Ard Na Said include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Ard Na Said by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • Check-in at Ard Na Said is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Ard Na Said is 1.3 miles from the center of Edinburgh.

  • The prices at Ard Na Said may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Ard Na Said offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)