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Edinburgh Luxury Hotels Guide

recommended four or five star, and other luxury hotels in or near Edinburgh


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Prestonfield House

Edinburgh

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luxurious retreat, opulently furnished with imaginative touches - enjoy fine-dining, elegantly decorated rooms and attractive gardens

The Balmoral

Edinburgh

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indulge yourself in the opulent luxury of this elegant, perfectly located hotel, offering extensive leisure facilities and award-winning cuisine

The Scotsman Hotel

Edinburgh

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the iconic Scotsman, once a newspaper's headquarters, has retained the magnificent historic decor whilst adding contemporary luxury

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this exceptionally well-appointed hotel, set an easy walk from Princes Street, offers sumptuously furnished rooms and courtyard restaurant

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enjoy luxury and tradition in a magnificent setting with iconic views of Edinburgh Castle, in this celebrated sandstone hotel built in 1903

Radisson Blu Hotel

Edinburgh

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boasts a prominent spot on the famous Royal Mile in the Old Town and offers relaxing leisure and spa facilities and sleek, contemporary rooms

The Bonham

Edinburgh

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select hotel in the capital's West End exuding period charm throughout, there are elegant rooms, welcoming lounges and a modern restaurant

The Glasshouse

Edinburgh

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imaginatively built and featuring great views from floor to ceiling windows and a two-acre roof garden - unique, luxury hotel

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behind the distinctive facade of this Grade II listed building elegant, well appointed guest rooms blend with an architecturally-designed interior

Mode

Edinburgh

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a beautiful, neo-classical townhouse, sensitively restored to offer spacious, luxuriously appointed apartments in the heart of New Town

Eden Locke

Edinburgh

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decorated to a high standard in a chic, contemporary style, these spacious suites are conveniently located on fashionable George Street

The Rutland Hotel

Edinburgh

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quirky, stylish boutique hotel in a prime spot at the end of Princes Street with a host of dining and drinking options including a gin emporium

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fine Victorian house, a short bus ride from the centre, offers elegant rooms, some with four poster beds and all with many luxurious extras

Le Monde Hotel

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with a choice of 2 restaurants and 3 bars, this chic and stylish hotel, situated just meters from Princes Street, also features its own nightclub

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indulge yourself in the sheer luxury of this elegant hotel, boasting well-appointed rooms and a relaxed, on-site steak and seafood restaurant

Black Ivy

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a stylish neighbourhood bar, with a Drafthouse and regular live music, and boutique hotel overlooking the greens of Bruntsfield Links

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located at the end of Princes Street and close to Waverley Station, this elegant hotel offers a prime location, stylish rooms and a relaxing spa

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contemporary hotel boasting stylish rooms and an array of dining and leisure facilities including a renowned spa with rooftop Hydropool

Angels Share Hotel

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boasting unique, individually themed rooms and a chic, eclectic bar serving over 200 whiskies, local beers and contemporary Scottish cuisine

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situated on The Royal Mile, this elegantly furnished aparthotel offers stylish and spacious suites incliuding a well-equipped kitchenette

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