Pet friendly
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Private Bathroom
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms
Safe
Baggage storage

In Edinburgh’s New Town, this Georgian building is just a 5 minute walk from bustling Princes Street and Edinburgh Train Station. It offers free Wi-Fi access and serves a free buffet breakfast every morning.

Modern rooms at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre each have satellite TV and free tea and coffee. The private tiled bathrooms all feature a shower and a hairdryer.

A free daily buffet breakfast with both hot and cold items is provided in the Great Room. The relaxed lounge bar stocks a wide range of whiskeys. Evening menus are available at restaurants on the hotel's doorstep.

The restaurants, bars and cinema in the Omni Centre are across from this Holiday Inn Express. The impressive Edinburgh Castle is one mile away, while the galleries surrounding Queens Street Gardens are a half-mile walk away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Edinburgh, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 8, 2009
Hotel chain/brand: Holiday Inn Express

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Edinburgh, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.3

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Buffet


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • HI Is the air sanitized with ultraviolet light technology to remove any covid-19? How much time is allowed between guests in the rooms? Thank you
    Unfortunately, there is no ultraviolet light technology to remove any covid-19. We allow 3 days between guests in the rooms.
    Answered on July 10, 2020
  • Do the windows open for ventilation? If not, are any precautions taken regarding cleaning the air inside the room for any potential covid-19, such as ..
    Dear sender, Please note that our windows do open for letting fresh air to enter the room.
    Answered on July 6, 2020
  • Do you take guests now? During the Covid-19? I’m looking to book for next week 18th June
    Good afternoon, We are open for key workers only at the moment as per goverment advice. Kind regards Robert Katona Deputy General Manager
    Answered on June 15, 2020
  • Do u have to be over 18 to stay here without an adult
    Yes. However, there are some brands that would accept bookings from 16 years old.
    Answered on July 13, 2020
  • Is it possible to book double room with wheelchair access although as long as lift to rooms wheelchair user could use that. Would really need disabled..
    Good morning, Sure, we do have friendly wheelchair users rooms only with double beds and also, we do have parking for blue batch holders. Kind regards
    Answered on November 5, 2019
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Amenities of Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Express check-in/out
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

Groups

When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

Guests should be aware that August car parking charges are subject to change and may differ to prices shown in the hotel's policy.

The hotel has steps to the front of the building, however, there is wheelchair access to the rear via a cobbled street.

Nearby Q car park is available for parking. Guests can request discount vouchers at reception.

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.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel

  • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Twin

  • Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel is 0.7 miles from the center of Edinburgh.

  • Guests staying at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Buffet

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel by:

    • Tram 40min

  • Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.