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This small, family-run metro hotel has easy access by bus to Edinburgh city centre, less than 2 miles away. It offers free on-street parking, free WiFi, en-suite rooms and a bar.

The Hotel Ceilidh-Donia is in a quiet residential area, just off Dalkeith Road, a major route into Edinburgh. Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station, Edinburgh Castle and the shops of Princes Street are within a 15-minute bus ride.

The Victorian building mixes original character and modern comforts. The rooms all have a flat-screen TV, iPod dock, and facilities for making tea and coffee. Guests can also enjoy hairdryers and modern en-suite power showers.

The bar offers a TV, bar snacks, DVDs, books, and a computer with printing facilities. There is also a guest lounge, which leads onto the gardens and decked terrace.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Ceilidh-Donia has been welcoming guests since 20 Jul 2008.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

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

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish


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4 reasons to choose Hotel Ceilidh-Donia

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Property questions and answers
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  • We need to book a twin room for 3 nights 31aug-03 sept - are you going to be offering a cooked breakfast at this time, a few places are only offering ...
    Yes we have a twin room available and we will be offering a cooked breakfast, gluten free is not a problem.
    Answered on 17 July 2020
  • Is it easy to take a tour to Scottish Highlands from Edinburg from your hotel?
    Yes, you can be in the Scottish Highlands in about 1 1/2 to 2 hours.
    Answered on 5 January 2020
  • hello please could you let me know how we would get to you from wavererly train station would it be via tram or would the bus be better thankyou
    I would just get a taxi, easy from the train station- the cost will be around £8 to £10, you can also get a bus from the North Bridge, a number 30 or ...
    Answered on 2 August 2021
  • Hey, do you have any vegan options on the breakfast menu?
    Yes, we can cater for Vegan guests.
    Answered on 26 February 2022
  • How easy is parking please and how much is this. We plan to come 30/09 to 03/10. Thank you
    There is no charge for parking, we always advise our guests to come into reception and we will guide you to a parking space.
    Answered on 23 September 2021
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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Facilities of Hotel Ceilidh-Donia
  • BBQ facilities
  • Cycling
Food & Drink
  • Bar
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking options available
  • Street parking
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Luggage storage
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English

House rules Hotel Ceilidh-Donia takes special requests - add in the next step!


14:00 - 22:00


Until 10:30 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Hotel Ceilidh-Donia accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that all cancellations must be made 48 hours prior to arrival, and must be in writing (by letter or email). Cancellations within 48 hours of arrival will be charged the first night's stay, and no-shows will be charged the total amount in full.

Check-in or check-out outside of the published times must be arranged with the hotel in advance.

Please note that this property has no lift but guests will be helped with their luggage.

Please note, when booking 3 rooms or more, or 5 nights or more, different policies and additional charges may apply.

Smoking is not permitted in any of the guest’s rooms. If a guest is found to have smoked in a room, a fee of GBP 250 will be charged.

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

Please inform Hotel Ceilidh-Donia in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hotel Ceilidh-Donia

  • Hotel Ceilidh-Donia is 1.3 miles from the centre of Edinburgh.

  • Room options at Hotel Ceilidh-Donia include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin
    • Triple

  • The prices at Hotel Ceilidh-Donia may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Hotel Ceilidh-Donia is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:30.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel Ceilidh-Donia by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 30min

  • Guests staying at Hotel Ceilidh-Donia can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish

  • Hotel Ceilidh-Donia offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling