A 8-minute walk from Edinburgh Playhouse, On The Walk is located in Edinburgh and provides free WiFi and express check-in and check-out. The property is around 1.5 miles from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, 1.5 miles from National Museum of Scotland and 1.8 miles from University of Edinburgh. Royal Yacht Britannia is 1.8 miles from the hotel and Edinburgh Castle is 1.9 miles away.

Guest rooms in the hotel are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. At On The Walk each room comes with bed linen and towels.

Popular points of interest near the accommodation include Edinburgh Waverley Train Station, Royal Mile and The Real Mary King's Close. The nearest airport is Edinburgh Airport, 6.2 miles from On The Walk.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

On The Walk has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Oct 21, 2020

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Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Edinburgh, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.5


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Room Type
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
2 queen beds
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 queen beds
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
1 full bed
2 twin beds
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Property questions and answers
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  • hello, do you do breakfast? Thanks
    Unfortunately not. However, there are lots of great cafes on Leith Walk.
    Answered on 20 July 2021
  • are the rooms en-suite ?
    They are indeed
    Answered on 24 September 2021
  • Hello, do all rooms have bathrooms with toilets and showers? Or are some shared
    All of our rooms have a private shower room and toilet.
    Answered on 7 September 2022
  • Hello, Can you store luggage on the day of departure?
    Hi there, Unfortunately we don't have a secure place for you to store your luggage however there are secure lockers situated within Waverley train s..
    Answered on 29 April 2022
  • Can you advise what’s in the mini bar please? Is it water?
    Hi there, many thanks for your message! Yes we have a mini bar fridge in each room and provide a bottle of water per guest along with some coffee, ..
    Answered on 5 April 2022
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Amenities of On The Walk
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • TV
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Express check-in/out
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

On The Walk takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM


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

0 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night
13+ years
Extra bed upon request
£20 per person, per night

Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

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

There are no cribs available at this property.

All extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Payments by Booking.com

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The fine print

FAQs about On The Walk

  • The prices at On The Walk may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at On The Walk is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • On The Walk is 1.1 miles from the center of Edinburgh.

  • On The Walk offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at On The Walk include:

      • Twin
      • Quad
      • Single
      • Double