Accommodation in Tollcross

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From luxurious accommodation on a canal barge to stylish hotels with views of Edinburgh Castle, discover more about where to stay in Tollcross and the surrounding area.


Novotel A mere 12 minute walk to Edinburgh Castle, Novotel Edinburgh Centre is an ideal base for exploring the highlights of the Old Town. After a day exploring, unwind in the hotel’s heated pool & spa or relax with cocktails, craft beers and contemporary cuisine in the onsite Tap Kitchen & Bar. Or kick back and relax in one of the castle view bedrooms within the DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre.

 Leonardo Hotel Tollcross 600X250Located on Lauriston Place, a stay at Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City places you at the heart of the action, with Edinburgh’s historic Royal Mile and Grassmarket within walking distance. A 15 minute walk from the centre of Tollcross will bring you to the 4-star Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa. With its distinctly modern One Square Restaurant & Bar and award-winning One Spa, this exquisite hotel has long been a popular destination for visitors and locals alike.


Pet-friendly and with a choice of two barges, Four Sisters Boatels offer luxury 4-star self-catering accommodation with a difference. Moored in the Lochrin Basin, these houseboats offer a unique holiday experience.

For a full range of hotels, B&B, guest houses and self-catering apartments in Tollcross and surrounding areas see VisitScotland’s website.


Expect a warm welcome at the Light House Hostel, a beautiful Georgian townhouse bursting with character and charm. With a variety of bedrooms as well as a spacious lounge, kitchen, games room and large garden, the relaxed attitude and friendly atmosphere feel like a real home from home. A stay here also benefits others - The Light House donate 50% of their profit to a housing charity.


From activities for all the family to food & drink for all tastes and budgets, discover more about this lively neighbourhood in our Guide to Tollcross >