Edinburgh House Hotel

90-92 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 5AY  show map
 3 stars
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Edinburgh House Hotel

Paid Wi-Fi

GBP 3 per day

Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Meeting facilities

Business center

Overview

Edinburgh House Hotel is set in a quiet street area of Edinburgh next to Greyfriars Bobby Memorial, Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and Real Mary King's Close. Featuring Victorian architecture, the hotel is welcoming guests since 1990.

The city center is 20 minutes' walk of the property. There are restaurants, nightclubs and pubs in the area.

Nearby points of interest include a castle, a gallery and a theater.

Foot of Leith Walk bus stop is located nearby. The property is set 15 km from Turnhouse airport.

Rooms

There are 24 luxury rooms appointed with climate control, a mini bar, a lounge area, coffee/tea makers and multi-channel television. Bathrooms come with a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests can start their day with continental breakfast served at the breakfast area. Serving both food and drinks, Origano are situated around 400 meters from the property.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of GBP 5 per person per night. 

Services

This quiet hotel benefits from free parking, a storage room and a safety deposit box along with a business center, a conference room and a banquet hall.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel at GBP 3 per day.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   24.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Lobby

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Individual heating
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

90-92 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 5AY

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.9 km
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    11.3 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    54.9 km
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.7 km
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1.9 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    24

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    Basic Double Room
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          Standard Triple Room
          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed
          Size: 13 m²
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          Non Refundable TRIPLE STANDARD

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              Bed type: Double bed
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              Family Room
              Size: 13 m²
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Edinburgh House Hotel Edinburgh location
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              Hotel Address:

              90-92 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 5AY

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Edinburgh
                1.9 km
              Airports
              • Turnhouse (EDI)
                11.3 km
              • Dundee (DND)
                54.9 km
              Train Stations
              • Edinburgh Waverley station
                1.7 km
              • Bus stop
                600 m
              Ski areas
              • Midlothian Ski Centre
                1.9 km
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                24

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghEdinburgh House Hotel

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              Edinburgh House Hotel Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Doggerfisher Art Gallery - 800 m
              • Edinburgh Printmakers - 900 m
              • Wasps Artists Studios - 1.2 km

              Popular areas

              • Omni Centre Edinburgh - 1.1 km
              • Omni Centre - 1.1 km
              • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 1.3 km

              Places of interest

              • Lothian Border Fire Brigade Club - 300 m
              • Elm Row Bus Stop - 800 m
              • The Scotch Malt Whiskey Society - 1.0 km
              • St Mary's Metropolitan Cathedral - 1.0 km
              • Walkabout Inn - 1.1 km
              • Saint Mary's Catholic Cathedral House - 1.2 km
              • Nelson's Monument - 1.3 km
              • Edinburgh Dungeons - 1.3 km

              Shopping areas

              • Multrees Walk - 1.4 km

              Amusement

              • Johnny's Amusements - 400 m
              • Mecca Bingo - 600 m

              Museums

              • Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh - 1.3 km

              Parks

              • Victoria Park - 1.1 km
              • Calton Hill - 1.2 km
              • Inverleith House - 1.4 km

              Theaters

              • Edinburgh Playhouse - 1.0 km
              • Walkabout Jongleurs - 1.0 km
              • Northern Light Stage & Technical Services Ltd - 1.3 km

              Public parking

              • Waterloo Place - 1.4 km

              Local attractions

              • Holyrood Abbey - 1.5 km
                Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
              • Church of St John the Evangelist - 1.7 km
                Princes Street, Edinburgh
              • The Edinburgh Dungeon - 1.8 km
                31 Market Street, Edinburgh
              • Ocean Terminal - 1.6 km
                Ocean Drive, Edinburgh
              • Royal Botanic Garden - 1.8 km
                The Garden, Edinburgh

              Near the hotel

              • Leith - 770 m
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              • New Town - 890 m
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              • Scottish National Portrait Gallery - 1.4 km
                1 Queen St., Edinburgh
              • Mansfield Place Church - 890 m
                East London Street, Edinburgh
              • Calton Hill - 1.3 km
                off Regent Road, Edinburgh
              • Waterloo Place - 1.5 km
                Eastern extension of Princes St., Edinburgh
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                24

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              Edinburgh House Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Edinburgh House Hotel

              Average guest rating

              6.4out of 10
              Good
              Based on 360 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • 2.0

                Excellent, low-cost accommodation for the traveler on a budget. Microwave and self-catering facilities are very useful and a great money-saver. Every budget hotel should have these. Travelodge et al take note! Rooms are clean and well maintained. En-suite shower room looked as if it had been installed recently.

                None.

              • Couple
                4.2

                Nothing.

                We did not get what was advertised on the hotel's website. The photographs showed nice and bigger rooms, where as we were given a small dingy room with absolutely no space to move. It would probably have been ok for a single bed, but with a double bed in the room, there was hardly any space to move around. The bathroom was the same, with a width of 4 tiles, we had to be careful not to bump into things. While washing my face on the basin I could not bend because there was no space. For the price it was a complete disappointment.

              • Family with children
                7.4

                I think Carperts needed through cleaning otherwise, it was a nice place to stay. Easy access to city and to trains.

                Carpets, no elevators.

              • Group of friends
                3.2

                Location

                Really Old Room,spiders walking on the bed, I do not think the they clean the rrom properly, it is nothing like three star hotel at all. The worst experice ever.....

              • Group of friends
                7.0

                hotel location was a long way from the sights but there is a bus pick up just across the street. breakfast is convenient and was a fair assortment of items. beds were comfortable. the nice young lady at the desk was helpful and let me print boarding passes without charging and called for a cab to arrive the next morning for our outing.

                the bathroom was added to the room and is incredibly small. we ordered a cab and no-one told us it had arrived even though we asked them to so we could get some breakfast. the tv was disconnected on arrival and we weren't informed and had no info to tell us how to connect everything so that took time. no-one was at desk to help us but we figured it out. curtains didn't block out daylight very well considering sunrise was at something like 3am.

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                staff was very kind and we liked our room

                there was a room beside us and the visitors were quite loud

              • Single
                2.8

                This 'hotel' has an atmosphere of pervasive neglect. It felt as though no-one lived there. It was like a haunted house, shadowy and dusty, with nothing welcoming whatsoever in it. I wanted to about turn and go home but it was late at night when I arrived. The tiny bedroom I was allocated had a bed in it with a dirty stained duvet cover, and a horrible home made mdf cupboard type thing that was supposed to be a wardrobe. Disgusting - never never again!

              • Older travelers
                7.8

                The refurbished room, the garden to relax in and the unusual continental breakfast basement area and free on street and nearby parking

              • Older travelers
                6.6

                Breakfast

                Not knowing that the skylight could be opened for fresh air.

              • Couple
                2.4

                Leaving!

                The room was a loft convertion that you couldnt swing a cat in, The door lock hardly worked due to the amount of times it had been prized open. There was what looked like human or dog hair on the floor. The sockets where coming of the wall. The coat hanger came of the wall when I hang up my jacket. I paid £92 For 1 night, which was a rip off.......

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                Ok so there are so many mixed reviews for this hotel...but I stayed there for two nights, 20th - 22nd June, and really liked it. Our twin room was modren, furnished lovely and clean. The building is old so the refurbishment is good but lacking attention to detail. Adequately nice. Breakfast included fruit, cereal, tea, coffee and toast...no hot food but it was all that you needed. It was in a good location. No more than 15 mins from the city on the 11 bus route (next stop after Pilrig) and another 15 mins to the Britannia. The staff for very helpful and very much left us to ourselves. We enjoyed our stay and would stay again.

                It is an old building that has probably had corners cut when refurbishing....but honestly is fine and perfectly comfotable to stay in.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                It is very close to the city center, very nice resturants nearby and best of all it is very clean.

                Very small room

              • Couple
                8.2

                the hotel staff were very friendly. the hotel was in a safe and secure location. the room was nice.

                the window caused some problems, because we couldn't open it. the room was quiet warm during the night.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                The hotel is a 15 minute walk to the Royal Mile in the heart of Edinburgh. Free parking in the street was readily available. There are supermarkets nearby and a park across the road. We had a downstairs room at the back and it was very quiet. Breakfast is an add-on option as is internet access. The hotel is inexpensive and basic, but comfortable and clean.

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                A good place to stay for few nights. A little bit of a walk into the town but bus stops were very close.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Edinburgh House Hotel Edinburgh location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              90-92 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH6 5AY

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Edinburgh
                1.9 km
              Airports
              • Turnhouse (EDI)
                11.3 km
              • Dundee (DND)
                54.9 km
              Train Stations
              • Edinburgh Waverley station
                1.7 km
              • Bus stop
                600 m
              Ski areas
              • Midlothian Ski Centre
                1.9 km
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                24

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghEdinburgh House Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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