Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel

Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel is situated in Edinburgh, just metres from Princes Street and George Street. The rooms offer a flat-screen Smart TV, 300 thread count bed linen, a complimentary treat box and a fridge with complimentary fresh milk and mineral water. The en suite bathrooms have a selection of complimentary toiletries. Breakfast is served in The Garden, an indoor courtyard, which serves food and drink throughout the day, including salads, hot dishes, cakes, spritzers and Scottish cocktails in the evening. Another dining option is BABA, a mezze and charcoal grill restaurant and cocktail bar. It offers Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine. Guests have complimentary access to the leisure facilities including the gym, swimming pool, and spa. The spa offers a full range of treatments including facials and massages at an additional cost. The hotel is at the heart of Edinburgh’s financial district and is just 5 minutes’ walk from Waverley Railway Station. It is 7 miles from Edinburgh Airport.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Kimpton Hotels
Hotel chain/brand
Kimpton Hotels

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Edinburgh, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

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

Breakfast info

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

Private parking at the hotel


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 double bed
or
2 single beds
2 single beds
1 single bed
2 single beds
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
and
1 sofa bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
and
1 sofa bed
1 double bed
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Sustainability certification

This property has one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.4
Facilities
9.1
Cleanliness
9.2
Comfort
9.3
Value for money
8.2
Location
9.6
Free WiFi
8.8
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Deryl
    Australia Australia
    This was our 4th trip back and it's a lovely hotel.
  • Zhanna
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    The staff were very welcoming and helpful. The location of the hotel was a highlight.
  • Fares
    Kuwait Kuwait
    The rooms are very beautifully designed, spacious and comfortable. The lobby is very beautifully designed Scottish accents with modern touches. Breakfast was great

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
3 restaurants on site

  • BABA
    • Cuisine
      Middle Eastern
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free
  • The Garden
    • Cuisine
      European
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • Lunch
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly • Traditional
  • Aizle
    • Cuisine
      Local • International
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Traditional • Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Facilities of Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Private parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness centre
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Bingo
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Aerobics
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Movie nights
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Stand-up comedy
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Pub crawls
    Additional charge
  • Squash
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Bowling
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Additional chargeOff-site
  • Skiing
    Off-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs £45 per day.
  • Valet parking
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Car hire
  • Laptop safe
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
    Wellness
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness classes
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness
    • Full body massage
    • Hand massage
    • Head massage
    • Couples massage
    • Foot massage
    • Neck massage
    • Back massage
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Steam room
    • Spa facilities
    • Body wrap
    • Body scrub
    • Pedicure
    • Manicure
    • Facial treatments
    • Beauty Services
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Spa and wellness centre
      Additional charge
    • Fitness centre
    • Sauna
      Additional charge
    Languages spoken
    • German
    • English
    • Spanish
    • French
    • Hindi
    • Hungarian
    • Italian
    • Polish
    • Portuguese
    • Romanian
    • Russian
    • Ukrainian

    House rules

    Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!

    Check-in

    From 15:00 to 00:00

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

    Check-out

    From 00:00 to 12:00

     

    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 of any age are welcome.

    Children 18 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    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 - 3 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

    Free! Pets are allowed. No extra charges.

    Groups

    When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

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

    Please note the property does not accept cash payments due to COVID-19.

    The credit or debit card used to book the Advance Purchase rate must be presented to reception upon arrival at the hotel. Please note that failure to do so will result in an alternative payment method being required.

    Parking is limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Guests are asked to contact the property directly in order to guarantee a space, using the details on the Booking Confirmation. If you would like to reserve a car parking space please contact the Concierge department at the property, once you have made your reservation. Prices of parking are GBP 35 per night.

    Smoking is not permitted at the property.

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

    Children's swimming times are between 07:00 - 09:00 and 16:00 - 20:00 daily.

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

    Please inform Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel 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.

    FAQs about Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel

    • Check-in at Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

    • Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel has 3 restaurants:

      • Aizle
      • BABA
      • The Garden

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Guests staying at Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Full English/Irish
      • Vegetarian
      • Vegan
      • Gluten-free
      • Buffet
      • À la carte

    • Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel is 1,000 yards from the centre of Edinburgh. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel include:

      • Double
      • Twin
      • Suite

    • Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Spa and wellness centre
      • Fitness centre
      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Skiing
      • Bowling
      • Tennis court
      • Squash
      • Golf course (within 3 km)
      • Foot massage
      • Facial treatments
      • Body wrap
      • Personal trainer
      • Yoga classes
      • Bingo
      • Spa lounge/relaxation area
      • Stand-up comedy
      • Full body massage
      • Pedicure
      • Back massage
      • Fitness/spa locker rooms
      • Bicycle rental
      • Walking tours
      • Steam room
      • Pub crawls
      • Head massage
      • Manicure
      • Neck massage
      • Movie nights
      • Fitness classes
      • Beauty Services
      • Spa/wellness packages
      • Body scrub
      • Fitness
      • Aerobics
      • Spa facilities
      • Couples massage
      • Swimming Pool
      • Hand massage

    • The prices at Kimpton Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.