Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile

300 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH11NA United Kingdom (GBR)
3 Star Downtown Hotel
55.9492616-3.1832388
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Local Attractions

EICC Edinburgh Castle The Scottish Parliament Holyrood Palace Edinburgh Royal Mile Princess Street Royal Yaught Brittania Edinburgh Zoo Playhouse Theatre National Museum of Scotland
4.0 out of 5. Based on 1590 guest reviews

Property Description

Enjoy a warm welcome at the intimate Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh-Royal Mile hotel, set in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, 9 miles from Edinburgh Airport. Friendly staff are waiting to greet you in the bright, airy lobby on your arrival at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh-Royal Mile. We're an easy 25-minute bus ride from Edinburgh International Airport and well placed for sightseeing in the picturesque Old Town. Dramatic Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace are both just 10 minutes' walk from the hotel. Indulge in some serious retail therapy on Princes Street, then head for lush Princes Street Gardens, a parkland retreat right in the city centre. Cobbled alleyways along the atmospheric Royal Mile provide a real taste of medieval Scotland. Ask Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh-Royal Mile's knowledgeable staff about local Ghost Walks and City Sightseeing Bus Tours. We're a good base for business with Edinburgh International Conference Centre 1 mile from the hotel and Waverley train station a 10-minute walk away. Wireless Internet is complimentary in public areas, and we have a quiet meeting room for up to 40 people. Unwind in your air-conditioned Guest room after a day's sightseeing. You can make yourself at home with the flat-screen TV, while complimentary high-speed Internet keeps you in touch. Wake up refreshed to a complimentary breakfast in the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh-Royal Mile's great room.

Green Sustainability

Bed linen changed every 3rd day, towel policy, recycle plastics, paper, food, cans. Energy efficient lighting used. Gold Tourism- award Gold 2012 and 2013

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 15.00
Check Out: 11:00
Year of Last Renovation: 2008
Floors: 5
Rooms: 78
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 78
Handicap Rooms: 0
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 453 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 30 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Lounge/Bar Hours: 12 noon to 11.00pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual Group Policy
Nightly Parking: £13
Typical Group Deposit: full amount
Total Taxes: 20.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
VAT: Value Added Tax: 20.00 VAT % Inclusive
Additional Person Fee: 30.00 Per Person (over 18 years old)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Free)
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Free)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television

Airport & Shuttle Information

Edinburgh International Airport Approximately 8 miles away

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile.

Feel free to use the Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Edinburgh event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Meters)
Size
(sqm.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Salisbury Room 6 x 7 x 2 42 --/-- -- 18 20 20 18 --/-- 40 30 --
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Salisbury Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
452.1 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
6 x 7 x 2 M.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • LAN Internet
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
Full Day Rental:
£149.00 GBP
Rates from £99 depending on the number of delegates
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FAQs about Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile

What time is check in?

Check in time is 15.00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile have?

There are 78 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh Royal Mile?

Yes, they have 1 meeting room that can support various table layouts.

Is there shopping nearby?

Yes. Great shopping. Almost all guests liked the proximity to shopping.

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. Free Wifi. Good wifi. Wifi quality could be improved. Almost all guests said the wifi quality was bad.

Testimonials:

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