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Experience Edinburgh | Top Hotels for Your Perfect Scotland Staycation

If you're looking for a staycation destination in the UK, Edinburgh should be at the top of your list. The city is known for its stunning architecture, rich history, and vibrant culture.


View of Edinburgh Castle in Scotland
Edinburgh, Scotland

Escape to Edinburgh | Unlocking the Ultimate Staycation Experience with Top Hotels

Experience the charm and elegance of Edinburgh with a staycation in one of its exquisite hotels. From luxurious accommodations to cozy retreats, the city offers a diverse range of options to suit every traveler's preferences.

The Balmoral Hotel

Perched at 1 Princes Street, where Old Town meets New, The Balmoral Hotel is a legendary hotel crowned by its landmark clock tower—a symbol of Edinburgh.


Welcomed by bespoke Balmoral tartan, Hebridean blues, heather hues, and classic Scottish art, guests step into a love letter to Scotland. With whisky ambassadors boasting 500 malts, it's an immersive experience in Scottish culture.


With views of Edinburgh Castle, indulge in 4 AA Rosette dining, French-Scottish bistro fare, award-winning afternoon tea, and enjoy a serene urban spa at this majestic spot in the heart of the city.



 

Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel

Perched on the edge of a picturesque private garden in the New Town, Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel blends traditional glamour with the Scotland of today. Outside, a classical Georgian exterior stands as an ode to the past while inside, past the lobby, a glass-topped central courtyard is abuzz with activity as travelers unwind over gin & tonics, local professionals do business, and friends toast special occasions.


The energy is so fresh and effervescent that you’ll want to bottle it and bring it home—but then again, it feels too distinctly Edinburgh to make sense anywhere else.



 

The Roseate Edinburgh

Welcome to The Roseate Edinburgh, just five minutes from Haymarket railway station and less than 20 minutes from Edinburgh Airport. Standing at the gateway to old-town Edinburgh since the 1860s, this luxurious boutique hotel offers a stylish city retreat with an authentic Scottish soul.


With characterful, evocative interiors inspired by the neoclassical design of old-town Edinburgh, The Roseate exudes timeless charm and elegance. Refined, relaxed, and intimate, it seamlessly blends the story of the Scottish capital city with contemporary luxury and comfort.


As part of Roseate Hotels & Resorts, renowned for their mindful restoration of heritage properties and warm hospitality, The Roseate Edinburgh promises an unforgettable experience. Situated in Edinburgh’s West End, the hotel offers 35 luxurious rooms & suites, well-appointed meeting & event spaces, a bar & restaurant, a lounge, a garden conservatory, and private gardens.



 

Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh

Nestled on the historic Leith waterfront, Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh offers the perfect getaway to explore Scotland's capital and surroundings. Just a 10-minute taxi ride from the city center, our gorgeous hotel is close to Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, and Princes Street.

As our guest, indulge in modern British cuisine fused with French, American, and Asian influence at our lively Bar & Grill.


Our exquisitely designed rooms and suites provide a luxurious haven with plush furnishings and sophisticated décor. Malmaison Edinburgh is known for its heartwarming hospitality, ensuring a personalized experience for every guest. Your unforgettable Scottish experience begins at Malmaison Edinburgh.



 

The Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa

Discover Edinburgh's UNESCO World Heritage city center from the comfort of The Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa. This 5-star luxury spa hotel is perfectly situated for exploring the city's history and architectural beauty.


Guests wake up refreshed in Sheraton's Signature Sleep Experience™ beds and enjoy stunning views of Edinburgh Castle from Castle View Rooms & Suites. Explore the Royal Mile or shop on George Street before indulging in Scotland's renowned urban thermal spa experience at One Spa.


Relax in the rooftop Hydropool and find inner calm in the Thermal Suite's range of uplifting water, salt, and heat experiences. Stay in a Club & Spa Room for complimentary spa access and enjoy evening drinks and canapés in the Club Lounge.


At the Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, relaxation is paramount. Experience Edinburgh's ultimate spa retreat with luxury, rejuvenation, and breathtaking views.



 

The Resident Edinburgh

At The Resident Edinburgh, guests find stylish rooms designed as a home away from home. From the entrance hall to the mini-kitchen, each area is thoughtfully designed to anticipate their needs, leading seamlessly to the bedroom and ensuite. The spacious beds, available in King, Super King, or Twin, feature bespoke designs exclusive to The Resident.


As part of the award-winning Resident Hotels, highly ranked on TripAdvisor, the hotel also offers welcoming stylish spaces. Guests can relax in the lounge with a double fireplace and ample seating, perfect for connecting with loved ones over a glass of specially selected Whisky. They can also retreat to the peaceful library, a quiet corner to catch up on work or relax. With a variety of cozy enclaves to enjoy, guests can unwind under the expert care of The Resident’s team. Opening in late 2024, the hotel is already accepting reservations.



 

Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh City

Experience luxury and comfort at Malmaison Hotel Edinburgh City, perfectly situated in the vibrant core of Scotland's capital. Just moments away from landmarks like Edinburgh Castle and the renowned Royal Mile, the hotel is nestled amid the historic charm of the Old Town.


Malmaison Edinburgh City offers lavish rooms and suites adorned with contemporary amenities, providing a comfortable haven after a day in the city. Guests can indulge in culinary pleasure at Malmaison Bar & Grill, the on-site restaurant serving tantalizing dishes inspired by British fusion and crafted with locally sourced Scottish ingredients.


Private dining rooms cater to special occasions or business meetings, while the 24-hour front desk, concierge services, and luggage storage ensure a hassle-free stay for guests. At Malmaison Edinburgh City, a unique Scottish experience is curated just for you.



 

Hotel Du Vin Edinburgh

Immerse yourself in the timeless charm of Hotel du Vin Edinburgh, located in the heart of the city's historic Old Town, just steps from the Royal Mile. Our boutique hotel offers 47 characterful rooms and suites with custom-made sleigh beds, hand-sprung mattresses, and soft Egyptian cotton linens.


During the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August, our hotel provides a tranquil retreat amidst the colourful hustle. Guests can dine al fresco in the central courtyard during the summer months or enjoy the warmth of our Bistro du Vin kitchen. The bar, Whisky Snug, and heated Cigar Bothy offer cosy spaces to unwind.


Looking for a unique venue for business meetings or celebrations? Our characterful function rooms provide the perfect setting for unforgettable events.



With such a diverse selection of hotels, Edinburgh offers the perfect staycation experience for every traveler. Whether you seek luxury, history, or cozy comfort, there's a hotel in this vibrant city that's sure to exceed your expectations. So why wait? Book your staycation today and embark on a memorable journey through the enchanting streets of Edinburgh.


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