Cobblestone streets and a medieval Old Town centred around an ancient castle on a hill make you feel like you’ve stepped back in time in Scotland’s capital. Often regarded as the home to the inspiration of Harry Potter, be enchanted by the city’s old-world charm. Based on Princes Street in Edinburgh’s New Town, the hotel offers easy access to trains just a short 10-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley train station. easyHotel Edinburgh is just 450 yards from Edinburgh Castle and 650 yards from the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.
Enjoy the comfort of a good night’s sleep with all rooms in the hotel equipped with air-conditioning and heating, as well as en-suite shower rooms. With easy access to a range of cultural and historical sites, shopping, dining and transport hubs, this affordable hotel in Edinburgh city centre is the ideal base for exploring the Scottish city. If you want to stay right in the heart of the action, our budget hotel in Edinburgh is the perfect option.
The nearest airport is Edinburgh Airport, which is only 11km west of the city, but it will take 25–30 minutes to get to the city regardless of whether you go by bus, taxi or hire car. Travelling to or from Edinburgh via London and need a cheap room near the airport for an early or late flight? Book cheap accommodation at one of our London Airport hotels and make your journey easier.
The bus departs from the airport every 10 minutes during the day (04:30 - 01:00) and every 30 minutes during the night (01:00 - 04:30) Monday to Sunday.
Edinburgh has two mainline stations, Waverley and Haymarket. The main station is Waverley, located in the city centre, between Edinburgh Old Town and the New Town. Waverley station is a 10-minute walk from the Hotel.
From York Place, trams run from 5:29 am until 11:08 pm. The first tram leaves from the airport at 6:15 am and the last one leaves at 10:45 pm. Trams operate every 8 – 10 minutes from Monday to Saturday and every 12 – 15 minutes on Sunday.
The iconic Edinburgh Castle is just half a mile from easyHotel Edinburgh, take a quick stroll around picturesque Princes Street and you'll be at the castle in minutes.
Pack your comfy trainers, a walk to Arthur's seat will take you 1 hour. The views are more than worth the climb! If you prefer a shorter walk, a car will get you half way up the hill in 20 minutes.
A 10-minute drive away or in 30 minutes by foot, you'll reach Edinburgh's impressive Royal Botanic Garden.
Another great sunset spot, this hill provides all the views and is only 15 minutes walk away (a bit closer than Arthur's Seat!)
A bit out of town, but worth the visit! Edinburgh's zoo is less than 15 minutes away by car.
A stunning building and a great gallery, you can marvel at all the art that shaped Scotland's past, present and future in just over 10 minutes by foot.
WiFi is available throughout the hotel at no extra charge.
Air conditioning & Heating
Includes hair and body wash and fresh towels.
Hairdryers are available at the reception. A deposit is required. Iron and ironing board are available at the reception. A deposit required. Chargers and adapters are available at the reception. A deposit is required. Sockets are 220v.
Room cleaning is available for £10.
FREE to use 32'' TV in every room.
Fresh linen and towels provided. Please ask reception for any additional items.
Cosy duvet and plump pillows.
easyHotel Edinburgh does not have any parking facilities.
Unfortunately, this hotel does not have accessible rooms.
There are no breakfast facilities at easyHotel Edinburgh, but there are loads of food and drink options nearby!
Baggage storage is available for just £2.50.
Children are welcome as long as they are accompanied by an adult. An adult is considered to be those aged 18 or above.
Earliest check in time: 15:00 (Early check-in from 12:00 is available at a supplement of £10, subject to availability.) Latest check out time: 10:00 (Late check-out until 13:00 is available at a supplement of £10, subject to availability.) Please be advised that you will be asked to provide fresh graphic identification upon arrival.
We accept the following forms of payment: American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Maestro
The easyHotel Edinburgh operates a strict no-smoking policy.
125a Princes Street
+44 131 226 5303