The Scotsman Hotel

8.8 / 10
This is what awaits you:
Free WI-FI
Hotel's own parking spaces

Hotel location

20 North Bridge, EH1 1YT Edinburgh, United Kingdom
City district 0.3 km/0.2 mi
Airport 13 km/8.1 mi
Highway no details
Station 0.13 km/0.1 mi
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Hotel description The Scotsman Hotel

Set in a majestic former newspaper building, which dominates the Edinburgh skyline, the Scotsman Hotel impresses with edgy design, stained glass windows and marble staircases. Thanks to the original features of the building having been kept intact, guests will have a unique experience in any room. Throughout their stay at the Scotsman Hotel guests may take delight in the elegant restaurant and the spa area.

Reception hours

Every day 24 hours
Check-in time:14:00
Check-out time:11:00
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20 North Bridge, EH1 1YT Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Distances (km)

Metro / suburban train 0.5
Congress center 0.5
Golf course 5
Golf course 5
City district (Edinburg) 0.11
Station (Edinburgh - Waverley Railway Station) 0.13
Airport (Edinburgh) 13
Airport (Glasgow) 97

To reach the hotel

Starting point:
From airport follow A8 to Corstorphine Road which turns into Haymarket Then Princes Street you will enter a one-way system. Pass through Roxburgh Place onto Queens Street. Turn right onto...  more

For HOTEL INFO guests

1 bottle of water per stay
Access to sauna
Free WI-FI

Hotel features

  • Double rooms: 69
  • Suites: 13
  • Junior suites: 11
  • No pets allowed
  • Shoe-polishing service
  • Fire detector
  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Hotel's own parking spaces
  • Hotel foyer with video surveillance
  • Reading room
  • Entrances with video surveillance
  • Hallways with video surveillance
  • Air conditioning in public places
  • Wellness
  • Lobby
  • Classical concierge service
  • Smoke alarm
  • Beauty treatment
  • TV room
  • Business Centre
  • Safe deposit box at reception
  • Baby's changing mat

Room features

  • Full-length mirror
  • Separate luggage deposit
  • Radio
  • Make-up mirror
  • Telephone
  • Pay TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Noise-protected windows
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Window that can be opened
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathtub
  • International news
  • Smoke alarm
  • Desk
  • Shower
  • Heated towel rails in the bathroom


  • Restaurant
  • Wholefood meals available
  • Diabetic meals
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Bar

Sport/leisure activities

  • Sauna
  • Fitness studio (fee applies)
  • Limousine service

Accepted credit card payments

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • AmericanExpress

Hotel ratings

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Overall: 15 ratings, including comments: 8 ratings
8.8 / 10
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8.9 / 10
Quality of room
9.1 / 10
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9.6 / 10
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Fitness / Spa
8.0 / 10
Value for money
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Families with children
7.2 / 10
April 2013
"Very nice hotel, and a very beautiful room, but I wouldn't rate it as a five star hotel"
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Couples between 30 and 50 years
9.5 / 10
March 2011
"Very friendly, welcoming staff - nothing too much trouble. Excellent location. Lovely atmosphere - romantic. Will return."
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Couples between 30 and 50 years
9.2 / 10
August 2009
"the hotel is almost perfect, i would stay in it again and will defietly recomand it"
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