Centrally located, just 19 minutes' walk from Edinburgh Castle, A Room in the City - West is set in a building dating back to 1700s. Princes Street is a 2-minute walk away and free WiFi access is available throughout the property. The rooms come with a flat-screen TV, cable channels and a seating area. The rooms also have tea/coffee making facilities and an en-suite bathroom with a power shower. Edinburgh Conference Centre is a 10-minute walk away and the property is 1 mile from Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station. Edinburgh Military Tattoo is also just over 1 mile from the property and Edinburgh Airport is less than 7 miles away. Arthur's Seat is just 3 miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Edinburgh, this property has an excellent location score of 9.9

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


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.9
Facilities
9.7
Cleanliness
9.8
Comfort
9.8
Value for money
9.4
Location
9.9
Free WiFi
9.6
High score for Edinburgh
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Leeann
    Australia Australia
    The property was amazing. The bed was soft and the room beautiful. Breakfast was amazing. May and David were so helpful and lovely. Highly recommend in great location.
  • Louise
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    A beautiful house in a perfect location, all of the attractions were within walking distance. The room was spotless, comfortable and beautifully decorated. The owners were very welcoming, friendly and helpful, and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay,...
  • Anna
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Lovely large room and bed. The breakfast was plenty and delicious. Our hosts were very hospitable.
Quality rating
Booking.com rated the quality of this property as 4 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.

Hosted by May and David

9.9
9.9
Host review score
Host review score

May and David
Four great rooms set in Edinburgh city center, our property very much suits the independent traveler. Whilst we are always available, our guests can often enjoy the spaces we have to offer without interruption.
We welcome everyone in this safe space.
Great city center location. Close to all attractions, fantastic restaurants, bars, parks and open air spaces
Language spoken: English

Property surroundings

Facilities of A Room in the City - West
Great facilities! Review score, 9.7

Most popular facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Terrace
  • Heating
  • Garden
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Daily housekeeping
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
Safety & security
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Adult only
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English

Property practice

This property has told us they implemented a practice in one of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.

House rules

A Room in the City - West takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 to 19:00

Check-out

From 09:00 to 11:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Cash A Room in the City - West accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

Four great rooms set in Edinburgh city centre, our property very much suits the independent traveler. Whilst we are always available, our guests can often enjoy the spaces we have to offer without interruption. Everyone is welcome in this safe space. Close to all attractions, fantastic restaurants, bars, parks and open spaces.

Please note, if guests wish to check in after 19:00 the property must be notified ahead of time in the Special Requests box during the booking process.

Please inform A Room in the City - West 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.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

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

License number: 101002084506

FAQs about A Room in the City - West

  • Check-in at A Room in the City - West is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Room options at A Room in the City - West include:

    • Double

  • A Room in the City - West is 0.7 miles from the centre of Edinburgh. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at A Room in the City - West may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • A Room in the City - West offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):