City view
Pet friendly
Free WiFi
Bathtub
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Non-smoking rooms
Safe
Baggage storage
Heating

Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel

Boasting an enviable location in the Edinburgh city center, the historic and chic, InterContinental Edinburgh The George, is close to Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street Gardens and Holyrood Palace. It has elegant rooms, conference and meeting rooms and a gym. Free high-speed WiFi is available throughout the hotel.

This Grade II listed building with its distinctive facade was built in 1775 and has undergone a great refurbishment project transforming the majority of the bedrooms and public areas. The architecturally-designed interior has created a sense of restored grandeur with simple detailing and the use of natural materials.

Each room features a flat-screen TV, free WiFi, and an private bathroom.

The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen serves seasonal Scottish produce throughout the day and night. It is open 7 days a week offering breakfast, lunch and dinner, with a late-night bar until 01:00. Coffee, cakes, pastries, sandwiches and salads are available at Burr & Co, open 7 days a week. A full room service menu is also available.

The hotel features the King's Hall event room.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 30, 2010
Hotel chain/brand: InterContinental Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Edinburgh, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.7

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

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Buffet

Private parking available


Availability

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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is it possible for a late checkout?
    Hello, we offer late check out upon availability. Please speak with the Reception desk while you are at the Hotel. We are looking forward to welcoming you.
    Answered on January 7, 2020
  • Can a 6yr old stay in the room?
    Good Morning, thank you for your question. We can accommodate children up to 12 years old in an extra beds in some of our Deluxe Rooms or Suites.
    Answered on October 15, 2019
  • what is the charge for a dog for 1 night
    Thank you for your question, there is no extra charge for pets at the hotel.
    Answered on September 20, 2021
  • Does the hotel offer a Sunday style lunch. Are there places of interest along with pubs and restaurants etc around the hotel within walking distance ?
    We are unfortunately not offering a special Sunday style lunch for the time being. We are located on George Street in the heart of Edinburgh, and ther..
    Answered on February 23, 2021
  • Is there parking nearby. If so where
    Good Evening, so sorry for our late reply to your query. Yes, we do have near by parking, we have a partnership with 'Q-park Omni' which is a five min..
    Answered on October 11, 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen

    Food: Scottish

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bingo Off-site Additional charge
  • Aerobics Off-site Additional charge
  • Archery Off-site Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast) Off-site Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Movie nights Off-site Additional charge
  • Stand-up comedy Off-site Additional charge
  • Bar crawls Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Racquetball Off-site Additional charge
  • Bowling Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Darts Additional charge
  • Ping-pong Additional charge
  • Pool table Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Parking Off-site Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • Czech
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Filipino
  • Turkish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

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.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

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.

Mastercard Visa Carte Blanche Discover JCB Diners Club American Express InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that InterContinental Edinburgh The George is strictly a nonsmoking property.

The credit / debit card used at the time of the booking needs to be presented upon check-in.

The property offers connecting rooms. Please contact the property for further information.

When booking more than 7 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Please inform InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel 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.

FAQs about InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel

  • InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel is 2,300 feet from the center of Edinburgh.

  • Guests staying at InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Buffet

  • The prices at InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Suite

  • InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Pool table
    • Bowling
    • Ping-pong
    • Tennis court
    • Darts
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Racquetball
    • Movie nights
    • Bar crawls
    • Archery
    • Live music/Performance
    • Fitness
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Aerobics
    • Bike tours
    • Bingo
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Check-in at InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel by:

    • Taxi 25min

  • InterContinental Hotels - Edinburgh The George, an IHG Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen