Book your room at The Scotsman Hotel
Historic hotel near Edinburgh's Royal Mile
With a stay at The Scotsman Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Edinburgh, steps from Fruitmarket Gallery and City Art Centre.
This 5-star hotel is close to St. Giles' Cathedral and Greyfriars Kirk.
Make yourself at home in one of the 69 guestrooms featuring minibars and DVD players. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club, an indoor pool, and a spa tub. Additional amenities at this Victorian hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare, and wedding services.
Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-in, and dry cleaning/laundry services.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The Scotsman Hotel
At your hotel
The Scotsman Hotel's guests have complimentary access to the hotel's health club (open every day), which has a 10-person sauna, steam room, solarium, aerobics studio, and 60-station gym with cardio and resistance machines and TVs. The 53-foot indoor lap pool is illuminated by laser lights, and has a slate-tiled pool deck.
Extending over three levels, the Aveda Scotsman Spa & Health Club boasts a stainless steel swimming pool, spa pool, sauna, solarium and steam rooms, arctic & tropical showers, 60 station air-conditioned gymnasium, with studios, diverse classes and a cafe. The spa features five therapy suites, offering a wide range of beauty and health treatments from Aveda.
A private, 46-seat cinema screens movies on Sunday evenings (surcharge; movie-meal packages also available), and can be rented for private parties at other times. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. In addition to the brasserie, a large oak-floored drawing room with sofas and armchairs is ideal for quiet conversation. One large conference room is available for groups.
Discounted parking is available nearby.
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Indoor pool
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Full-service spa
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Steam room
- Health club
- Room service (24 hours)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 69
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Year Built 1899
- Number of floors - 10
- Wedding services
- Free Wi-Fi
- Express check-in
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- One meeting room
- Babysitting or childcare
- Luggage storage
- Laundry facilities
- Smoke-free property
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Offsite parking discounted rates available
In your room
- In-room safe
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Satellite TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Pay movies
- DVD player
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Climate control
- Complimentary newspaper
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Cribs/infant beds available
- In-room massage available
- Daily housekeeping
Eat and drink
North Bridge Brasserie - Mixing old and new decor, this large and informal brasserie features a steel-and-glass bar, black-leather stools, 19th-century oak paneling, and giant marble columns supporting an elaborate plasterwork ceiling. Tables and leather dining chairs are scattered on two levels, and guests take in street views. Open for lunch, dinner, and drinks every day.
Guests have complimentary access to the hotel's health club with 53-foot indoor lap pool, spa tub, sauna, steam room, aerobics studio, beauty treatments (surcharge), cardio and resistance machines, free weights, and a small café bar.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Steam room in spa
- Sauna in spa
- Body scrubs
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Facial treatments
The fine print for The Scotsman Hotel
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
When you leave
Check-out time is 11 AM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Breakfast fee: GBP 16.95 per person (approximately)
- Late check-out fee: GBP 30
- Rollaway bed fee: GBP 45 per night