Official Guide to Edinburgh

Good to Go Edinburgh Hotels

We want to share our fascinating city with everyone safely and responsibly. As you start to plan your trip to Edinburgh, keep an eye out for the 'We're Good to Go' logo.

We've created this quick and simple guide featuring some of the city's 'We're Good to Go' hotels to ensure everyone can stay safe during their time in Edinburgh. 

These hotels have demonstrated they are adhering to the respective government and public health guidance, have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and have the required processes in place.

Enjoy exploring Edinburgh safely! 

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Top 'Good to Go' Edinburgh Hotels

 

Hampton by Hilton Edinburgh West End (open) | Hotel

166 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, EH3 9RX Standard Queen Room Main

Centrally located, Hampton By Hilton Edinburgh West End features spacious and comfortable bedrooms with free WiFi throughout the hotel. This modern property features a 24 hour bar and snack menu,  a world renowned free and freshly prepared breakfast and a restaurant serving international cuisine.

Each en-suite room features a work area with a desk, tea/coffee making facilities and a flat-screen HDTV. The bedrooms are perfect for families, groups, business or leisure.

The hotel has recently been rewarded with the 2020 Travelers' Choice Award on Tripadvisor 

  • Online booking only
  • Contactless & credit card payments
  • Contactless check-in and check-out through the app, digital key on your phone
  • Hygiene screens in place.
  • Regular temperature checks for staff.                                                 
  • 24-hour minimum vacancy between guests.                                     
  • Lift usage limited
  • Hand sanitisers in all public areas
  • Room seals always in place to indicate room has been Cleanstay ™ cleaned and no-one has entered since.

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Haymarket Hub Hotel (open) | Hotel

7 Clifton Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5DRHaymarket Hub HotelThe Haymarket Hub Hotel is perfectly located in Edinburgh city centre opposite Haymarket station, which provides direct lines to London, Glasgow and Aberdeen. Airport buses and trams run every ten minutes and are conveniently located opposite the hotel.

Providing 195 minimalistic rooms equipped with luxury products, Haymarket Hub offers the perfect place to relax after a long day of travel, meetings or sightseeing. Surrounded by a great selection of independent retailers and a variety of cafes, restaurants, and pubs, the EICC is a 10-minute walk and local attractions such as Princes Street and the Royal Mile are a short walk.

Safety Measures:
Online booking only.
Contactless & credit card payments only. 
Contactless check-in and check-out.
Individually wrapped toiletries.
Hygiene screens in place.
Regular temperature checks for staff.                                                 
24-hour minimum vacancy between guests.                                     
Temperature checks for visitors.                                                             
Lift usage limited to 1 person or household at a time.
Hand sanitisers in all public areas and all surfaces regularly wiped down and disinfected.
Room seals indicate room has been cleaned and no-one has entered since being cleaned.

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Holyrood ApartHOTEL (open) | Service Apartments

1 Nether Bakehouse, Edinburgh, EH8 8PE Holyrood Aparthotel

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Situated in Edinburgh city centre and a ten minute walk from Waverley Train Station, Holyrood ApartHOTEL offers 59 modern serviced apartments designed to accommodate both leisure and corporate guests.

Stylish modern suites provide fully equipped kitchens, spacious living areas and stunning bedrooms for 2 to 4 guests, in one, two and three bedroom apartments. 

Safety Measures:
Advance booking essential.                                                               
Contactless & credit card payments only.                     
Contactless check-in and check-out
Individually wrapped toiletries.                                                                           
Regular temperature checks for staff.                                                           
24-hour minimum vacancy between guests.                                                   
Temperature checks for visitors.                                                                       
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas.                                                               
Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff.                                                   
Face masks required for staff in public areas.                                             

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Princes Street Suites (open)| Service Apartments

16 Waterloo Place, Edinburgh. EH1 3EG 6 Master Bedroom ZAC And ZAC Photography Main (image credit: ZAC and ZAC Photography)

The award-winning Princes Street Suites offer modern apartments in Edinburgh with spacious open plan living, featuring striking bedrooms, comfortable seating and dining areas. Guests can also enjoy exclusive use of the stunning roof terrace with beautiful views of the Edinburgh city skyline.

The Suites are within a few minutes walking distance of Waverley rail station and access to the Airport bus which runs every 10 minutes to the Airport with a journey time of 25 minutes.

Safety Measures:
Contactless payment only.
Contactless check-in and check-out.
Hygiene screens in place.                                                                                       
Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff.                                                 
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas.                                                           
Lift usage limited to 1 person or household at a time. 
Prepacked boxed continental style breakfast. 
All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash.   
24-hour minimum vacancy between guests.       
Face masks required for staff in public areas.          

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Staycity Aparthotel West End (open) | Service Apartments

11 Brandfield Street, Edinburgh, EH3 8ASStaycity Bedroom Main Offering the perfect blend of home and hotel, Staycity Aparthotel West End offers a range of spacious studio, one and two-bedroom apartments and four-bedroom townhouses.

Conveniently located within walking distance of Haymarket Railway Station (1km), Princes Street (1.2km) and Edinburgh Castle (2km), Staycity Aparthotel West End provides an ideal location for the visiting tourist.

Safety Measures:
Advance booking essential.     
Contactless check-in and check-out.                                                           
Contactless payment only.                                                                                   
Socially distanced spaced seating.                                                                 
Face masks required for staff in public areas.                                             
All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash.                                     
Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff.                                     
Hygiene screens in place.                                                                               
24-hour minimum vacancy between guests.                                                      Floors clearly marked for social distancing;
2m distancing in place; and one-way system.                                                    Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas.      

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity Grassmarket (open)| Service Apartments

26 King’s Stables Road, Edinburgh. EH1 2JYWilde at Staycity Studio Main Edinburgh’s newest aparthotel is inspired by Oscar Wilde and will delight those seeking a home from home that’s rich on charm, personality, style, elegance, creativity, quirkiness and originality. The perfect blend of home and hotel, but with lashings of Wilde’s signature style.

Wilde Edinburgh is located at the foot of Edinburgh Castle and is within walking distance of many popular attractions, including The Real Mary King’s Close, the National Museum of Scotland, the Scott Monument and the Scotch Whisky Experience.

Safety Measures:
Advance booking essential.
Protective screens erected at reception.                                                   
Contactless and card payment only.                                                     
Express check-out key box.                                                                       
All public areas are deep cleaned and sanitized regularly, including employment of an electrostatic disinfection system. Disinfectant spray, disposable roll and hand sanitizers freely available.
Lift usage limited to 1 person or household at a time. 
Breakfast buffets are no longer served, all seating areas are closed, and all food and drink items are takeaway only (including a ‘grab and go’ breakfast).     
All linen sanitized in high-temperature wash.    

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel (open)| Boutique Hotel

38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh. EH2 4HQ.Kimpton Bedroom Main Situated within Edinburgh’s Georgian New Town, this luxury boutique hotel has a newly renovated interior which blends handsome woods, plush fabrics, and rich pops of colour to luxurious effect.

The hotel’s glass-topped central courtyard offers the perfect location to relax over a Gin & Tonic, while the spa offers a range of specialty massage, facials, and body treatments – ideal for unwinding after a day’s sightseeing.

Safety Measures:
Contactless check-in and check-out.
Cashless basis where possible.        
Face masks required for staff in public areas.   
In-room dining orders available. Some adjustments to opening hours in restaurants.
Floors clearly marked for social distancing; spaced seating and one-way system. 
Hygiene screens in place.                                                                             
Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff.                                                   
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas.                                                         
Spa therapy rooms and gym will open mid-August, government guidance permitting.

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Nira Caledonia (open)| Boutique Hotel

6-10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh. EH3 6EF Nira Caledonia2 Main Just a short walk from Edinburgh’s New Town, Nira Caledonia is an elegant Georgian townhouse offering uniquely-styled rooms and suites which combine modern furnishings with traditional elegance to create truly luxurious living spaces.

The hotel is home to Blackwood's Bar & Grill - one of the best local restaurants in Edinburgh. The ever-changing menus showcase the finest ingredients that have been farmed, caught, raised and bred in Scotland, and with a selection of 25 Scottish whiskies to choose from, you're guaranteed to enjoy an unforgettable culinary experience.

Safety Measures:
Contactless check-in and check-out.
Social distancing and reinforced hand hygiene measures in place.
2 metre floor markings at reception, the restaurant and stair landings.  
Cashless basis where possible.                                                                      
Should you require assistance with your luggage a member of our staff will sanitize handles and straps and it will follow shortly after your check-in.
Meal times must be booked. Virtual menus available.
All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash.
Face masks or covering must be worn in and around the hotel public areas.

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh City Centre (open)| Hotel

Picardy Place, Edinburgh. EH1 3JT

Ideally suited for both a family break and business traveller, this hotel is within walking distance of many of the city's top attractions and conveniently located only 10-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley station.

The hotel’s bright rooms, some with views over the Firth of Forth, feature twin or double beds. Family rooms with sofa beds can accommodate up to two children.

Safety Measures:
Contactless check-in and check-out. Sanitised key-cards. 
Contactless payment possible. 
Floors clearly marked for social distancing and one-way system.
All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash.                                          
Reduction of in-room furnishings/high-touch items.                                   
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas. 
Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff.                                                     

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Dundas Castle (open)| Exclusive use hotel

South Queensferry, Edinburgh. EH30 9SP Dundas Castle Duke Photography Main Located in the peaceful countryside of its own 400 acre estate, yet only 20 minutes drive from Edinburgh city centre, Dundas Castle offers all the high standards associated with the best of hotels, but with one difference: as an exclusive use venue, visitors booking Dundas for a special event have sole use of the castle for themselves and their guests for the duration of their stay.

At present, Dundas Castle is open for self-catering bookings from families. The Boathouse on the Loch is available as a self-catering option for up to two people.

The hotel is also now open to provide pre-booked tours for prospective clients wishing to book the Castle for an event.

Safety Measures:
Advance booking essential. All facilities must be booked.                                                   
Staff have attended specific best practice Covid19 housekeeping training courses.
Regular temperature checks for staff.                                                                
PPE, cleaning equipment and supplies have all been upgraded.
All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash.                                          
Hand sanitizer available to visitors and staff.                                 
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas.                                                        
Face masks required for staff in public areas.         

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

Old Waverley Hotel (open)| Hotel

43 Princes Street, Edinburgh. EH2 2BY
Old Waverleymain Positioned on the bustling thoroughfare of Princes Street, the Old Waverley Hotel offers Victorian charm with modern comfort. Elegant rooms offer some of the best views of Edinburgh Castle and the Scott Monument.

This city centre 3-star retreat offers an ideal base for both leisure and corporate guests.

Safety Measures:
Contactless & credit card payments only.                                                                
Contactless check-in and check-out.                                                             
Hand sanitizer available to visitors & staff.                                                 
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas.                                                            
Face masks required for staff in public areas.                                               
Lift usage will be limited to 1 person or household at a time.
Prepacked boxed continental style breakfast.                                          
All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash.                                       
24-hour minimum vacancy between guests.                             
Restaurant and bar area will be closed until further notice - no hot food currently available; limited bar available.

Read their 'Good to Go' policy >

 

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