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

A 5-minute walk from Waverley Train Station, ibis Edinburgh Center South Bridge – Royal Mile provides centrally located accommodations in the Old Town. This Ibis hotel has a bar and restaurant, and offers free WiFi. Furnished with Ibis Sweet Beds, each air-conditioned room has a flat-screen TV, desk, hairdryer and tea and coffee facilities. All have private bathrooms with shower and complementary toiletries. The restaurant serves international cuisine from lunchtime until late evening, and is complemented by a relaxing bar which also serves snacks. ibis Edinburgh Center South Bridge – Royal Mile is around 9 minutes’ walk from Edinburgh Castle, and Holyrood Park is around 15 minutes away. The Festival Theater, Grassmarket and the Museum of Edinburgh are among the attractions within a 10-minute walk. Discounted parking facilities are available within 5 minutes' walk of the hotel.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 20, 2013
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Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Edinburgh, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free


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Room Type
1 full bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Sarizal
    Its good location with restaurants, the city and the Edinburgh University Campus all within a good 10 minutes walk
  • Janet
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    We loved the location, it was central for either end of the Royal Mile. The breakfasts were great, plenty of selection. The hotel had everything you need when you are going to be out and about. The staff were very knowledgeable and pleasant.
  • Margaret
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    This hotel has an excellent location. My room was a good size and the buffet breakfasts were delicious.
  • Margaret
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The central location, the good choice available for the buffet breakfast and the very helpful staff.
  • Henrich
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Liked the vibe. Very comfortable room with air conditioning. Pleasant staff and modern decor.
  • Judith
    New ZealandNew Zealand
    Rooms are basic but comfortable, but the location is great. We didn't spend a lot of time in the room
  • Maria
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location off the Royal mile. Room was clean and comfortable.
  • Jones
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    This hotel is a 5 minute walk from the Royal Mile, the National Museum of Scotland, and an easy walk to Edinburgh Castle, Holyroodhouse, and more. There's a Costa Coffee next door, a cool diner on the corner, and a grocery store within a 75 ft. We...
  • Dave
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    ALL of the front desk staff were so cheery, kind, helpful and efficient..clone them all..great people. We will stay here now regularly for our annual trek to the Fringe and Military Tattoo. Great and convenient location. Room was much larger than...
  • Robert
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Ideal location! Walked to everything - Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, etc!

Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have car parking facilities.

    Hi there, We don't have car park in the hotel but we have an arrangement with a company called NCP, which is in 10 Viewcraig Gardens, EH8 9UL. The ra..
    Answered on 4 February 2020
  • Hi, do you accept dogs

    Good afternoon! Yes Ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge is pet friendly hotel.
    Answered on 27 February 2021
  • What are your cancellation policies given the new travel restrictions because of Covid-19?

    Good Morning, Thank you for contacting us. Do you a have a reservation with us in order to inform you about cancellation polocies? Kind regards
    Answered on 4 April 2020
  • Do you have any pet free rooms for people with allergies?

    The hotel has an agreement with the NCP Holyrood Road, which is 10 minutes to walk from the hotel. The current charge is £12 for 24 hours, please get ..
    Answered on 29 September 2021
  • Are you situated on the royal mile how far from castle and can luggage be left for safe keeping after check out for a few hours

    Dear Guest We are located in the heart of the old city, in the walking distance to the castle. We have a secure and locked luggage room that you can..
    Answered on 24 October 2019
  • Is there a cooked breakfast in the mornings

    Dear Guest Our breakfast is a buffet where you can find continental and cooked breakfast ! Regards Sabrina Reception
    Answered on 24 October 2019
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • Fogg's
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern
    • Dietary options

Amenities of ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Terrace
  • Bar
  • Elevator
  • Laundry
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
    Additional charge
  • Express check-in/out
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Elevator
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Polish

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

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


Until 12:00 PM



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 12 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

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
Crib upon request
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.


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

Maestro Visa American Express Cash is not accepted ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guest that have booked a pre-paid booking will need to present the card they have paid with online when arriving to the hotel.

Minors under 18 years old must be accompanied by parents or legal representatives. Third person named by parents must present their written authorization (certified signature).

The credit card used to book must be presented upon 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 coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

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 ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge – Royal Mile 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.