City center stay
Within a 10-minute walk of this Old Town Edinburgh hotel, you'll find Royal Mile and Princes Street. Also, Arthur's Seat is within half a mile (1 km) and University of Edinburgh is within 2 miles (3 km).
Full-service spa, dining
A full-service spa, a gym, and a restaurant are all featured at this eco-friendly hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, express check-in, and valet parking. You'll appreciate the indoor pool, bar/lounge, and laundry facilities.
Free Internet, cable TV
The 156 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, TVs with cable channels, and 24-hour room service. Other amenities include coffee/tea makers, free newspapers, and in-room massages.
Sep 27, 2019 by DB
Thanks for your 5 star review and positive feedback. Much appreciated
Jul 11, 2019 by DB
Thanks for your review and feedback, sorry that our new menu did not meet your expectations, we only introduced it a few weeks and we are taking all guest feedback into consideration. Thanks again.
Jul 8, 2019 by Db
Thanks for your review and positive feedback. Regards
Nov 1, 2018 by Stewart W
Thank you very much for taking the time to let us know about your experience. We will share it with them later this morning!
Sep 8, 2018 by Andrew
Dear Bob, Thank you so much for your recent feedback. I am sorry there was no coffee making facilities in the room and I can only apologise. Hope to see you again soon Kind regards Andrew Boe Hotel Manager
Aug 27, 2018 by Andrew
Dear James, Thank you so much for your recent feedback and I am pleased in general you had a good stay with us. I am sorry we do not provide air conditioning but I am delighted you found the team to be helpful and friendly and I will be sure to forward your feedback onto Donald. I hope we will see you again in the future Kind regards Andrew Boe Hotel Manager
Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. Event space at this hotel measures 0 square feet (0 square meters) and includes conference space. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the eco-friendly Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa. Parking is available for a fee. This 4-star Edinburgh hotel is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa offers 156 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.
For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7 AM to 10 AM and on weekends from 7 AM to 11 AM.
Bistro Deluxe - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Reservations are required.
24-hour room service is available.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a health club.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
The onsite spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Meals other than breakfast are not included in the Half Board rate plans for children under 12 years old sharing existing bedding with 2 adults and included in the reservation details.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, debit cards, and cash.
For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.
Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.