Budget Friendly Bed and Breakfast and Guest Houses
EH9 1RG, Edinburgh, 8 Minto street
Just a 20-minute walk from Edinburgh’s historic centre, Blossom Guest House is only half a mile from Holyrood Park. The guest house offers hearty breakfasts, free Wi-Fi and free parking. The traditional rooms at Blossom... read more
£ 49.50View Rates
EH2 1LH, Edinburgh, 53 Frederick Street
In Edinburgh’s central New Town just a minute’s walk from bustling Princes Street, this Georgian townhouse offers Wi-Fi and full Scottish breakfasts. Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station is just 15 minutes’ walk away. Individually decorated and... read more
£ 65.17View Rates
EH3 9NQ, Edinburgh, 26 Gilmore Place
Situated in central Edinburgh, Braveheart Guest House is 10 minutes’ walk from the International Conference Centre and 20 minutes’ walk from the castle. There is limited parking on site for an extra charge, and free... read more
£ 63.25View Rates
EH7 4LX, Edinburgh, 11 Mcdonald Road
In the centre of Edinburgh, 15 minutes’ walk from the shops of Prince’s Street and Waverly Rail Station, this traditional guest house has free Wi-Fi throughout. All the rooms at Edinburgh House are located on... read more
£ 53.33View Rates
EH9 1RG, Edinburgh, 7 Minto Street
Located in Edinburgh, the Edinburgh Holiday Guest House offers free WiFi throughout and free onsite parking. The University of Edinburgh is just 10 minutes' walk away. Each room includes a flat-screen TV and a work... read more
£ 45.00View Rates
EH4 3EA, Edinburgh, 11 Ravelston Dykes
Set in a detached Edwardian house in the Murrayfield area, Carmichael offers bed and breakfast accommodation, free WiFi in public areas and free private parking on site. The property is 2.5 miles from the centre... read more
£ 170.00View Rates
EH7 6TD, Edinburgh, Craigentinny, 33 Moira terrace
Featuring free WiFi and a sun terrace, Another Room offers accommodation between the districts of Portobello and Craigentinny in Edinburgh, 4 km from the city centre. The property is 3.1 km from Edinburgh Playhouse. Free... read more
£ 1.00View Rates
EH26 9LX, Edinburgh, Peggyslea Farm Nine Mile Burn
Peggyslea Farm B&B has garden views, free WiFi and free private parking, situated in Edinburgh, 21 km from National Museum of Scotland. The bed and breakfast offers a seating area with a flat-screen TV and... read more
£ 1.00View Rates
EH12 8HW, Edinburgh, 41 Glasgow Road
Netherby House has garden views, free WiFi and free private parking, set in Edinburgh, 2.1 km from Edinburgh Zoo. The bed and breakfast offers a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a hairdryer, free... read more
£ 50.00View Rates
EH17 8QQ, Edinburgh, 3 Drum Street
Located within 6 km of University of Edinburgh and 6 km of National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, Emerald Guest House provides accommodation with a TV. Continental and Full English/Irish breakfast options are available daily... read more
£ 75.00View Rates
EH8 7HN, Edinburgh, 119 Willowbrae road
Brae Guest House has well-equipped accommodation featuring free WiFi in Edinburgh, 2.2 km from Portobello Beach and 2.9 km from Edinburgh Playhouse. The bed and breakfast offers a TV and a private bathroom with a... read more
£ 42.50View Rates
Edinburgh Scotland – so many things to do and see !
When visiting Edinburgh for a short stay, say over a weekend there are plenty of cheap b&b’s. For those who prefer luxury vacation rentals, check out the many fantastic bed and breakfast or friendly guest houses and other rentals. There are so many things to do and see in this gorgeous city such as the Zoo which both children and adults will enjoy.
For people interested in Scottish history, pay a visit to Milne’s Court. This open square was built in 1692 and was the first courtyard where people met many years ago. The City of the Dead Tours is also a must-do with exciting walks underground and in haunted graveyards.
The city centre is also home to the Black Watch Memorial, a monument created in 1910 to commemorate the deaths of officers and men who died in the Boer War. Of course no visit to the capital city of Scotland is complete without spending a day exploring the city’s spectacular castle. It’s one of Scotland’s top tourist attractions, an historic fortress which stands out and provides panoramic views of the city.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see the National Museum of Scotland and the amazing Outlook Tower which is one of the oldest in the UK.
Properties which are the perfect base to explore the fascinating city
Bed and breakfast accommodation, as well as guest houses, make the perfect base from which to explore the fascinating city of Edinburgh. Rest assured there are many cheap b&b’s right in the heart of the city to choose from.
Whatever your budget, you can find suitable accommodation near the Zoo as well. Visitors from around the world enjoy a day out at the Zoo especially the kids who can feed the animals with the help of the zoo keepers. Make sure you have your camera ready to capture photographs of giant pandas, koalas, zebras, tigers and giraffes. After such an enjoyable day out it’s reassuring to know you can return to your comfortable and stylish city centre accommodation.
Cheap b&b’s and guest houses are usually family run. Proprietors offer guests a warm Scottish welcome, whether staying for one night, a long weekend, mid week break or a full week. City centre bed and breakfast establishments provide exceptional value for money and a hearty Scottish breakfast.
Reserving budget friendly properties online will leave you with more cash in your pocket to see the city’s major attractions. Edinburgh is the perfect destination for top quality accommodation during the whole year. A popular time of the year is December, when the city is overrun with tourists looking for Christmas gifts at one of the many shops. The annual Hogmanay is held the last days of December with a large fireworks display over Edinburgh Castle.
We offer you guest houses within walking distance of the city’s major attractions. The EICC is nearby as well. The city has an excellent and convenient public bus service which gives you quick and easy access to the other parts of the city. The regular bus and train services to Glasgow, the West and the North of Scotland are just a few minutes walk away.
Edinburgh Zoo EH12 6TS
Address Edinburgh Zoo : 134 Corstorphine Rd, EH12 6TS, Scotland United Kingdom
Main Town Center Railway Station
Main railway station ?
Waverley Railway station is the mainline rail hub of the city. The station is located close to Princes Street. Other important railway stations of the city are Haymarket Station and Edinburgh Park.
Long distance trains travel to other cities in Scotland such as Dundee, Aberdeen (for AECC) and Inverness. Trains are coming from London Kings Cross Train Station, from central Brimingham from New Street Railway Station. City Centre of Manchester, Milton Keynes in Buckinghamshire and Coventry in the West Midlands region.
Location of the City Centre
Where is Edinburgh ?
This Scottish city is located in the Lowlands region of Scotland. The city is located inland from a large estuary on the east coast, known as the Firth of Forth.
- Perth City Center — 32 miles
- Dundee in Scotland — 37 miles
- Central Glasgow — 41 miles
- Carlisle in Cumbria England — 74 miles
- Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Cruise Port) — 92 miles
- Aberdeen in Scotland — 93 miles
This popular tourist destination can easily be reached by plane. Visitors arrive at Edinburgh International Turnhouse Airport (EDI), which can be found east of the city centre. To the airport you can fly domestic or international from destinations all over Europe, North America and the Middle East.