Black Ivy is just a 15-minute walk from Edinburgh city centre and features a lively bar which overlooks Bruntsfield Links park. The shopping precinct of Princes Street is only 1.3 miles from the the hotel.

Free WiFi and an en suite bathroom are featured in each room at Black Ivy. A flat-screen TV with satellite channels is also provided.

The property is a 9-minute walk from the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, while Usher Hall and Filmhouse cinema can both be reached in a 15-minute walk. Guests can enjoy the boutique shops and cafes in the vicinity, or explore the historic Edinburgh Castle which is less than a mile away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Black Ivy has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 5 Apr 2012.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian


Availability

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Room type
Sleeps
 
1 large double bed
or
2 single beds
1 double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 large double bed
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Property questions and answers
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  • Is there parking available
    There is on-street parking right outside the hotel and on most nearby streets. On-street parking outside the hotel is free of charge on weekends and o..
    Answered on 10 October 2019
  • How close are you from the center of Edinburgh, for example the Castle or the Princess Street. Many thanks.
    The Castle and Princes Street are 7 minutes away from Black Ivy by taxi, or about 13 minutes by bus. You can walk there in about 30 minutes. The Unive..
    Answered on 17 August 2020
  • Is onstreet parking outside the hotel and in any nearby streets free during weekdays?
    On-street parking outside the hotel is free of charge on weekends and overnight, and is charged at £2.80 p/h (maximum stay of 4h) between 8.30am-5.30p..
    Answered on 29 September 2020
  • Do you have double rooms overlooking park with baths
    Hi there, Yes some of our Park View Suites have baths in them, however, not all of them do. We can take requests, however, they cannot be guaranteed..
    Answered on 15 August 2021
  • Hi your larger rooms that overlook the park poss suite rooms are you,able to do x 2 single beds instead of a double at may book April 22 thanks Emma
    Hi Emma, Yes, we can twin the suites. Please make a request in your reservation. Many Thanks, Black Ivy
    Answered on 4 April 2022
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Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    Restaurant

    Cuisine: British

Facilities of Black Ivy
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

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Check-in

From 15:00 hours

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

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 of any age are welcome.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
Free

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa American Express Black Ivy accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about Black Ivy

  • The prices at Black Ivy may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Black Ivy offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Live music/performance
    • Live sport events (broadcast)

  • Black Ivy is 0.8 miles from the centre of Edinburgh.

  • Room options at Black Ivy include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Black Ivy is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Guests staying at Black Ivy can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • À la carte

  • Black Ivy has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Black Ivy by:

    • Car 35min