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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

79 reviews 9.7

£ 108.00

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The Edinburgh Residence

EH3 7RY, Edinburgh, 7 Rothesay Terrace

These luxury suites in Edinburgh's West End are walking distance from the Scott Monument, EICC and the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. The quiet, elegant suites at Edinburgh Residence are a great hotel alternative.... read more

163 reviews 9.4

£ 98.64

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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

1073 reviews 9.2

£ 1.00

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Ten Hill Place

EH8 9DS, Edinburgh, 10 Hill Place

Just 0.5 miles from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station, this 4-star Ten Hill Place, WorldHotels Distinctive is owned by the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and offers free WiFi. Set in a quiet Georgian square,... read more

1575 reviews 9.1

£ 1.00

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Lantern Guest House

EH7 5LA, Edinburgh, 3 Windsor Street

Lantern Guest House is located just an 8-minute walk away from Edinburgh Waverley Train Station. All rooms have a TV, tea/coffee making facilities and an en-suite bathroom. A refrigerator, a coffee machine and a microwave... read more

98 reviews 9.1

£ 40.00

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Royal Mile Accommodation

EH8 8EQ, Edinburgh, Old Tolbooth Wynd

These stylish apartments are in the city centre, 800 metres from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station. The modern apartments have free parking and flat-screen TVs with Freeview channels and DVD players. Royal Mile Accommodation is just... read more

392 reviews 9

£ 105.40

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Kildonan Lodge Hotel

EH16 5PE, Edinburgh, 27 Craigmillar Park

This elegant 4-star Victorian hotel offers luxurious rooms featuring iPod docks, flat-screen TVs, sherry and shortbread. Located only 1.5 miles from the Royal Mile, with direct bus route to the city centre right outside the... read more

456 reviews 9

£ 85.15

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Edinburgh Playhouse Apartments

EH7 4AU, Edinburgh, Hopetoun Street

These stylish luxury apartments are in the city centre, a mile (1.6 km) from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station and Princes Street. Each large, modern apartment has free Wi-Fi and parking. The Edinburgh Playhouse Apartments are... read more

263 reviews 9

£ 102.85

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Le Monde Hotel

EH2 2PF, Edinburgh, 16 George Street

Unique and very chic, Le Monde is just 100 metres from Princes Street and Edinburgh Waverley Station. It has luxury themed rooms, 2 restaurants, 3 bars and a lively night club. Impressive rooms are themed... read more

684 reviews 8.9

£ 105.00

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Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa

EH3 9SR, Edinburgh, 1 Festival Square

Overlooking Edinburgh Castle, the Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa is located in the financial district, next to the West End business and entertainment area and a five-minute walk from Princes Street, 500 metres from Edinburgh... read more

2265 reviews 8.9

£ 179.00

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Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre

EH1 1TH, Edinburgh, The Royal Mile

On the historic Royal Mile, Radisson Blu Hotel Edinburgh is a modern hotel which features a spa / fitness centre, stylish bar and luxury bedrooms with free Wi-Fi. Waverley train station is just a 5-minute... read more

5399 reviews 8.8

£ 88.40

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Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian

EH1 2AB, Edinburgh, Princes Street

Situated just a 1-minute walk from Princes Street, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian luxury hotel has a modern leisure club and unobstructed views of Edinburgh Castle. George Street's bars, restaurants and shops are less... read more

1450 reviews 8.7

£ 179.00

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A-Haven Townhouse Hotel

EH6 4NS, Edinburgh, 180 Ferry Road

This traditional Victorian town house offers free secure parking, free Wi-Fi, full Scottish breakfasts and good-value en suite rooms. It has easy access to Edinburgh city centre by bus. The A-Haven Townhouse Hotel has a... read more

529 reviews 8.7

£ 39.00

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Best Western Kings Manor

EH15 2NP, Edinburgh, 100 Milton Road East

Best Western Kings Manor in Edinburgh offers free WiFi, a 20-metre swimming pool and a gym. Portobello Beach is just 10 minutes’ walk from the building. The railway station is 5 minutes' walk from the... read more

3735 reviews 8.7

£ 40.44

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Apartments Royal

EH1 1QS, Edinburgh, **Various Locations**

These Edinburgh apartments offer space and comfort within walking distance of Princes Street. Each has free internet, a full kitchen and dining/lounge area with flat-screen TV. Apartments Royal offer apartments at 3 different locations in... read more

114 reviews 8.6

£ 1.00

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Novotel Edinburgh Park

EH12 9DJ, Edinburgh, 15 Lochside Avenue

This 4-star Novotel is 200 metres from Edinburgh Park Rail Station and a 12-minute train ride from the city centre. It has modern rooms and a heated indoor swimming pool. Located just off the tram... read more

3723 reviews 8.6

£ 36.00

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Castle Street Hotel

EH2 3HT, Edinburgh, 30 Castle Street

In the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town, Castle Street Hotel is less than 100 metres from Princes Street. It has lovely views of Edinburgh Castle and offers free Wi-Fi and hearty breakfasts. Stylish, classically decorated... read more

1017 reviews 8.5

£ 1.00

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The Salisbury Hotel

EH16 5AA, Edinburgh, 43-45 Salisbury Road

This 4-star townhouse hotel is located within the quiet residential area of Newington, just 1 mile from Edinburgh’s historic Royal Mile and vibrant city centre. Stylish rooms have room service available and complimentary Wi-Fi, whilst... read more

478 reviews 8.4

£ 47.25

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Dreamhouse Apartments Edinburgh Holyrood Park

EH8 8BA, Edinburgh, The Park, 89 Holyrood Road

Beside Holyrood Park, these city-centre apartments have free Wi-Fi and free parking. They are stylish, modern and close to Scottish Parliament and the Palace of Holyrood house. Each Dreamhouse Edinburgh Holyrood Park apartment has a... read more

33 reviews 8.2

£ 80.00

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Regent House Hotel - City Centre Hotel

EH1 3JX, Edinburgh, 3-5 Forth Street

On a quiet, cobbled street just a 5-minute walk from Princes Street, the family-run Regent House Hotel is set in a restored Georgian building. It offers free WiFi and is less than 10 minutes’ walk... read more

800 reviews 8.2

£ 46.49

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Lochend Serviced Apartments

EH7 6ET, Edinburgh, 149/1 Lochend Road

Lochend Apartments are a complex of 50 serviced apartments, situated in Leith, 1.6 miles from Edinburgh Princes Street/Royal Mile, 1.4 miles from Edinburgh Playhouse and less than a mile from Leith Ocean Terminal/Royal Yacht Britannia.... read more

1773 reviews 8.1

£ 65.00

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a&o Edinburgh City

EH1 1NE, Edinburgh, 50 Blackfriars Street

Just off the Royal Mile, a&o Edinburgh City has free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk and a lively restaurant and bar. Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station is 400 metres away. The award-winning rooms and dormitories at... read more

4495 reviews 8

£ 1.00

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Allison House 17

EH9 2AX, Edinburgh, 17 Mayfield Gardens

This Georgian building is now a family-run guest house with easy access to Edinburgh city centre by bus. It offers free WiFi, free parking and en suite rooms with flat-screen TVs. Allison House 17 is... read more

1374 reviews 8

£ 33.00

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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

581 reviews 7.8

£ 75.00

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Alexander Guest House

EH9 2BX, Edinburgh, 35, Mayfield Gardens

Alexander Guest House is a friendly B&B with good breakfasts, clean rooms and excellent bus access to Edinburgh city centre. Arthur’s Seat provides a beautiful backdrop. At Alexander there is limited free parking and free... read more

219 reviews 7.8

£ 35.00

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Jurys Inn Edinburgh

EH1 1DH, Edinburgh, 43 Jeffrey Street

In the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, right beside the Royal Mile and less than a 5-minute walk from Waverly Train Station, Jurys Inn Edinburgh has a 24-hour reception. The bedrooms feature Dream beds with... read more

6831 reviews 7.5

£ 45.00

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Balmore Guest House

EH3 9NQ, Edinburgh, 34, Gilmore Place

This friendly, family-run Victorian guest house offers modern en-suite rooms across 3 neighboring Victorian townhouses. Edinburgh Castle and Princes Street can both be reached within 20 minutes’ walk. Balmore Guest House provides a continental breakfast... read more

4001 reviews 7.3

£ 30.60

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Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls

EH1 1JT, Edinburgh, Kincaids Court, Guthrie Street

Just 150 metres from Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, these apartments are 8 minutes’ walk from Waverley Rail Station. Individual rooms are available, sharing the apartment kitchen and bathrooms, or it is possible to rent a whole... read more

1025 reviews 7.3

£ 1.00

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Edinburgh Grosvenor Hotel

EH12 5EF, Edinburgh, Grosvenor Street

In Edinburgh’s West End, this 4-star hotel is 0.5 miles from the lively city centre. Stylish rooms, a restaurant and a chic bar are all just a 2-minute walk from Haymarket Rail Station. Each modern... read more

3781 reviews 7.2

£ 35.65

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When you look out for a holiday in Scotland, then you must visit Edinburgh, as there are so many activities to do here. It is the base, which will help you in exploring the whole of Scotland. It’s one the most beautiful capitals that you will ever tour and it is known as the Athens of the north, with each corner of this stunning city having its historical chronicle.

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accommodation for new years eve in edinburghEdinburgh can be toured at any time to see its historical culture and beauty. However, in some specific seasons, it considered as the best time to visit this place. Commonly, the most excellent time to visit a place relies on the weather pattern.

In Edinburgh, the best season is during summer, but from November to December the city is light up with sparkling lights and decorations which makes it one of the most favourable times of the year to visit Edinburgh in Scotland. During this time of year, accommodations are fully booked quickly, so it’s recommended to reserve a hotel room, b&b or self catering apartment well in advance.

Christmas markets, enchanting sounds, festive fairs, such as Santa Land in Princes Street Gardens, and yuletide festivals proliferate throughout the Scottish capital at the end of the year.

On 30 December the enchanting Torchlight Procession passes through Edinburgh’s Old Town, and there is the famous Hogmanay street party and a spectacular fireworks display on 31 December 2018. During the annual Loony Dook on 1 January you can take a icy cold dip in the Firth of Forth to start the new year.

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guestroomEdinburgh sees a lot of tourists all through the year, and it is suggested to the visitors to book their budget hotel rooms wisely or in advance to avoid any last-minute hassles that result in jeopardizing their trips. When planning to get a holiday here for Xmas shopping or during Hogmaney New Year’s Festival then you must pay attention to the Edinburgh accommodation so that you get alleviated of any hassle the moment you land in this city.

The hotels, cosy bed and breakfast and apartments for rent can be a bit pricey for you, however check our cheap deals and it might aid in getting budget friendly hotels or b&b’s for a Xmas break or for New Years Eve 2021 / 2022. If you have appropriate information, then you can certainly get great deals with realistic prices.

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Markets and other Celebrations

Celebrations : Scotland’s world-famous New Year festival is called Edinburgh’s Hogmaney. The festivities last for three days with spectacular events, dancing, music and fireworks.

Where : The event takes place in the heart of the City Centre with Edinburgh Castle as a backdrop and includes four stages: Mound Stage, Waverley Street Stage, Castle Street Stage and Frederick Street Stage.

Some highlights of the festival are The Torchlight Procession (29th of December), The Night Afore celebrations (30th of December) and the Hogmanay Street party and concert in Princes Street Gardens (31st of December).

Many bars and hotels hold their own party and firework display as well. A popular area is Bourbon Street.

Christmas Market : the annual Edinburgh European Christmas Market is held at East Princes St Gardens from November to January 2022.

A second market is the Scottish Market in West George Street. The market at West George St will operate from the end of November to the 24th of December.

A few attractions

Here are a few attractions to tour in this city:

1. Edinburgh Castle: This castle is a highly toured place by both locals and foreigners.

The place is home to Edinburgh Tattoo, and it is a beautiful royal fortress located on the highest points of this capital. It was built more than ten centuries ago, and it is still in a great shape.

Plenty of hotels, bed and breakfast and apartments to rent for 1 night or more can be found near the Castle grounds.

2. Royal Botanic Garden: This botanic garden is reputed as the second oldest in the globe. It is an appealing place where tourist activities, as well as research, go hand in hand. It is an ideal location for a picnic with friends and family.

3. Edinburgh Zoo: This spot can be a good choice if you would want to go for an outing with your children. The zoo is well-known all over the planet for its parade of penguins.

You can also see other animals such as the Tiger, Rhino, Polar Bear, Koala Bear and much more. The facility has initiated various research programmes and projects for the protection and breeding of the endangered species that are on the verge of extermination.