Rooms close to hospital at Crewe Road South, EH4 2XU

Thistle Hotel

EH3 7EG, Edinburgh, 59 Manor Place

This historic Georgian building is on a quiet street in Edinburgh’s New Town, 700 metres from Haymarket Rail Station. It has large en suite rooms and a traditional Scottish-style bar. Free WiFi is available throughout... read more

669 reviews 7.4

£ 75.00

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Kew House

EH12 5JE, Edinburgh, 1 Kew Terrace

Walking distance from Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh Zoo, this 5-star Edinburgh guest house with free Wi-Fi and free parking is within easy reach of the city centre and EICC. The city centre is a 5-minute... read more

101 reviews 9.6

£ 1.00

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The Bonham

EH3 7RN, Edinburgh, 35 Drumsheugh Gardens

Situated in Edinburgh's West End, The Bonham Hotel is a Victorian town house. Every bedroom has a city view. Shops and restaurants on Princess Street, Calton Hill, Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile and EICC are... read more

1133 reviews 8.9

£ 1.00

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Edinburgh Lodge West End

EH12 5JD, Edinburgh, 6 Hampton terrace, West Coates

Edinburgh Lodge West End is just a short walk from Murrayfield Stadium and Edinburgh Zoo, and 15 minutes' walk from Princes Street. Haymarket Train Station is a 5-minute walk away, and the airport shuttle bus... read more

662 reviews 8.2

£ 48.25

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The Dunstane Houses

EH12 5JQ, Edinburgh, 4 West Coates

Offering stylish bedrooms, an on-site restaurant and bar, The Dunstane is set over 2 Victorian townhouses, Dunstane House and Hampton House, on opposite sides of the road, in Edinburgh's West End. This recently awarded 5-star... read more

553 reviews 8.9

£ 125.00

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Cumberland Hotel

EH12 5JQ, Edinburgh, 1 West Coates

In Edinburgh’s West End, the Cumberland Hotel is situated in attractive grounds and offers limited paid parking. Parking can be booked and paid on arrival subject to availability. Princes Street is within easy reach and... read more

1488 reviews 7.6

£ 30.02

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Britannia Edinburgh Hotel

EH4 3DG, Edinburgh, 69 Belford Road

Situated on the banks of the Water of Leith in a quiet secluded area, this property offers free Wi-Fi and a central location in Edinburgh. The popular shops of Princes Street are just 15 minutes'... read more

7705 reviews 5.6

£ 1.00

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Nira Caledonia

EH3 6EF, Edinburgh, 6 Gloucester Place

This magnificent Georgian townhouse boasts sumptuous rooms, each with a 42-inch plasma TV, DVD player, and slate bathroom. Amongst the cobbled streets of Edinburgh’s New Town, it is 800 metres from Princes Street. Individually designed... read more

498 reviews 8.4

£ 73.00

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B+B Edinburgh

EH3 7RY, Edinburgh, 3 Rothesay Terrace

A 20-minute walk from Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile, this boutique bed and breakfast has a historically listed façade and a charming old staircase. Wi-fi is free throughout the building. B+B Edinburgh offers boutique... read more

1244 reviews 8.6

£ 72.00

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22 Chester Street

EH3 7RA, Edinburgh, 22 Chester Street

Overlooking St Mary’s Cathedral, 22 Chester Street is situated in Edinburgh’s Georgian West End and features a garden area, Georgian furnishings and free WiFi in public areas. Edinburgh city centre can be reached in a... read more

350 reviews 8.9

£ 62.10

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The Raeburn

EH4 1HG, Edinburgh, 112 Raeburn Place

The Raeburn is set in the charming Stockbridge area of Edinburgh and within 20 minutes’ walk of Princes Street and the New Town. Housed in a beautiful Georgian property, this stylish hotel offers a restaurant... read more

422 reviews 9.3

£ 1.00

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Village Hotel Edinburgh

EH4 2NY, Edinburgh, 140 Crewe South Road

Offering an indoor pool and a spa and wellness centre, Village Hotel Edinburgh is located a short distance from Edinburgh city centre. Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the hotel and there is ample on-site... read more

1971 reviews 7.6

£ 51.30

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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

119 reviews 8.4

£ 170.00

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EH4 2AG, Edinburgh, 2 Hillhouse Road

Providing free WiFi, Hillhouse offers rooms in Edinburgh, 2 km from Edinburgh Zoo and 2.1 km from Murrayfield Stadium. The property is set 3.3 km from EICC and offers free parking. At the guest house,... read more

151 reviews 8.4

£ 90.00

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New Town Guest House (Adults Only)

EH4 1NS, Edinburgh, Saint Bernard's Crescent 22

Located in Edinburgh, within 1.8 km of EICC and 2.1 km of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, New Town Guest House (Adults Only) provides accommodation with a shared lounge and free WiFi throughout the... read more

699 reviews 8.7

£ 1.00

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No6 West Coates

EH12 5JG, Edinburgh, 6 West Coates

Located in Edinburgh, within 800 metres of Murrayfield Stadium and 1.5 km of EICC, No6 West Coates provides accommodation with a garden and free WiFi throughout the property. The property is situated 2.5 km from... read more

1108 reviews 6.9

£ 16.00

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Abdul’s Resident

EH12 5NQ, Edinburgh, 45 1F2 roseburn terrace

In the Murrayfield district of Edinburgh, close to Murrayfield Stadium, Abdul’s Resident features a garden and a washing machine. The property has river and garden views, and is 1.6 km from EICC. The apartment comes... read more

7 reviews 7.3

£ 1.00

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No32 Hotel

EH12 5LE, Edinburgh, Coates Gardens 32

Situated in Edinburgh and with EICC reachable within less than 1 km, No32 Hotel features express check-in and check-out, allergy-free rooms, a bar, free WiFi and a garden. This 3-star hotel offers a concierge service... read more

486 reviews 8.3

£ 1.00

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Peaceful Private room with free parking and WiFi

EH4 4JQ, Edinburgh, 48 West Pilton Street

Peaceful Private room with free parking and WiFi is a beachfront property located in Edinburgh, 5 km from EICC and 5.3 km from Murrayfield Stadium. The property is 5.6 km from Royal Yacht Britannia and... read more

0 reviews 0

£ 1.00

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Belford Hostel

EH4 3DA, Edinburgh, 6-8 Douglas Gardens

Belford Hostel in Edinburgh provides adults-only accommodation with a bar, a shared lounge and a garden. The property is around 2.7 km from National Museum of Scotland, 2.8 km from The Real Mary King's Close... read more

142 reviews 6.8

£ 1.00

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Strada Luxury Apartment

EH5 2QG, Edinburgh, East Pilton Farm Crossway

Offering garden views, Strada Luxury Apartment is an accommodation located in Edinburgh, 4 km from EICC and 4.2 km from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Guests staying at this apartment have access to a... read more

29 reviews 9.7

£ 1.00

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Lovely three bedroom upper villa

EH5 1HZ, Edinburgh, West Granton Road

Featuring a garden, Lovely three bedroom upper villa provides accommodation in Edinburgh with free WiFi and garden views. The property is 5 km from Murrayfield Stadium and 5.2 km from Camera Obscura and World of... read more

9 reviews 7.4

£ 1.00

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Western General Hospital – Introduction

accommodation western general hospitalThe Western General Hospital is located in north west Edinburgh Scotland and is now a renowned centre for the treatment of cancer, but it started life in 1761 as a poorhouse and school for orphans. By the mid 19th century conditions were fairly horrific and improvements were made. It continued to provide care for the poor of the city until the First World War, when it was requisitioned by the Army Medical Corps.

During the Second World War it became a Polish hospital. Much of the modern hospital is housed in new buildings but the remaining Victorian parts are worth a look. An extensive travel network brings visitors to Edinburgh. Close to major motorway networks, it is easily accessible from all parts of the United Kingdom.

During the university holidays affordable rooms with bed and breakfast can be booked on the campuses or if you want more independence, look for self-catering rooms or apartments to rent. You are bound to find something to suit you in this wonderful city.

starAccommodation near Western General Hospital in Edinburgh

Another major city hospital is the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

Plenty of car parking in the city means bringing your car is easy and gives you the freedom to explore the surrounding countryside. Coaches run from all major cities into the bus terminus and there are two railway stations, Waverley and the Haymarket. An overnight sleeper train runs from London Euston Station to Waverley Railway Station.

Twenty five airlines fly into the airport, which is only 9 miles west of the city. There are good transport links by bus, taxi or the new tram route. The city is a vibrant, cosmopolitan place, great for a short break.

The city is the capital of Scotland and home to its Parliament. Edinburgh Castle looks down over the city and is linked by the Royal Mile to Holyroodhouse, the Queen’s official residence in Scotland. A visit to the castle is a must for everybody. The oldest part dates from the 12th century and it houses the Scottish Crown Jewels, the 15th century cannon, Mons Meg, and the National War Museum of Scotland.

Visit in August to catch the Fringe Festival, three weeks of comedy, music and culture, or come in the depths of winter for a true Scottish Hogmanay celebration on January 31st. Princes Street is where to head for shopping or to start off your evening in the buzzing nightlife. When you have had your fill of city life head out to the beautiful coasts and countryside only a short drive away.

Cheap Accommodation – Where Should I Stay for the Night ?

guest room bedOne of the closest accommodations from the general hospital is 4 star superior Channings. It’s is a friendly 4-star hotel with free Wi-Fi and a wine bar. Princes Street is a 10-minute walk away. Each elegant guest room at Channings is individually decorated, with antique furniture. Many rooms have city or garden views and there is 24-hour room service.

Another accommodation not far from the western hospital in Edinburgh is B+B Edinburgh. This boutique bed and breakfast stay has a historically listed facade and a charming old staircase. Wi-fi is free throughout the building. Haymarket Rail Station is a 10-minute walk from the building. The shops, restaurants and attractions of Princes Street can also be reached in around 10 minutes on foot.

A cheap property nearby is 3 star rated Haymarket Hotel. This inexpensive place to stay offers charming, Victorian town house accommodation with friendly service and free Wi-Fi. Haymarket rail station is a brief walk away. Edinburgh Castle and Murrayfield Rugby Stadium are nearby. There is good access to the Air Link bus to Edinburgh Airport.

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Location – Address

Name : Western General Hospital

The hospital is home to the regional centres for cancer and clinical neuroscience, the Regional Infectious Diseases Unit, and the nurse-led Minor Injuries Clinic.

Location : this teaching hospital is located to the North-West of Central Edinburgh in the Craigleith district of the city.

Address : Crewe Rd S, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, Scotland, United Kingdom

Health Service : NHS Lothian

Beds : >550

Sat Nav Postcode : EH4 2XU

Country : Scotland

Region : Scottish Lowlands, on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth.

Tel : +44 131 537 1000

Nearest Hotels : close to the city center on Belford Road, Ferry Rd, Eyre Place, Palmerston Place, Coates Gardens, Ellersly Road, Queen Street, and Dundas Street.

Nearby Crewe Road in Craigleith District EH4 2XU area

Fettes College (Carrington Road, Scotland): Coeducational independent boarding and day school. The college’s main building by David Bryce blends the design of a Loire castle with elements of the 19th century Scottish Baronial.

Inverleith Park (Arboretum Pl, Scotland): Major and well maintained public park. The park is often home to a range of festivals and events. It’s an excellent green space in the city where you can relax.

Royal Botanic Garden (The Garden, 20A Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR, Scotland /Stockbridge): Scientific centre for the study of plants from all over the world, their diversity and conservation. Entrance to the gardens is free, for the glass house you have to pay an entrance fee.