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Pollock Halls - Edinburgh First - Campus Accommodation

EH16 5AY, Edinburgh, 18 Holyrood Park Road

Located at the foot of the royal Holyrood Park and Arthur's Seat, the Pollock Halls campus offers bed and breakfast accommodation during the University of Edinburgh's summer vacation. Each room on the campus features a... read more

2576 reviews 8.4

£ 35.00

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Averon Guest House

EH3 9NQ, Edinburgh, 44 Gilmore Place

In Edinburgh’s city centre, Averon Guest House has spacious rooms, free Wi-Fi and free private parking. Shopping on Princes Street is just a 10-minute walk from the property and King’s Theatre and a range of... read more

1042 reviews 7.7

£ 56.00

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Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

EH8 8AU, Edinburgh, 81 Holyrood Rd

Just metres from Holyrood Park, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel features an award-winning restaurant and spa. With Edinburgh Castle just a mile away, guests have free WiFi access and large rooms. The rooms at Macdonald Holyrood have... read more

1791 reviews 8.7

£ 81.00

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Leonardo Royal Hotel Edinburgh Haymarket

EH3 8DN, Edinburgh, 1 Morrison Link

In Edinburgh city centre, less than 500 metres from Haymarket Rail Station, the Leonardo Royal Hotel Edinburgh offers great value, with modern family-friendly en suite rooms and a restaurant-bar. Spacious, stylish rooms at the Leonardo... read more

6845 reviews 8.2

£ 89.10

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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

4933 reviews 7.9

£ 95.20

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The Parliament House Hotel

EH1 3BJ, Edinburgh, 15 Calton Hill

This beautifully restored 3-star hotel is in Edinburgh city centre, just 300 metres from Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station and Princes Street. Rooms each have a private bathroom and free Wi-Fi. The Parliament House Hotel has... read more

1799 reviews 8.4

£ 99.00

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Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel

EH1 2HJ, Edinburgh, 61 Grassmarket

The Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel is located in the heart of Grassmarket in Edinburgh city centre, just minutes from The Royal Mile. The hotel has an award-winning restaurant and 4-star boutique bedrooms. In the... read more

3264 reviews 8.8

£ 99.00

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Mode Edinburgh

EH2 4NF, Edinburgh, 74 -77 Queen Street

Situated in Edinburgh, Mode Edinburgh offers accommodation with an on-site coffee house and access to a garden. Complimentary WiFi is available. The accommodation comes with a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with shower while... read more

29 reviews 8.7

£ 106.00

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Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh

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

3719 reviews 9

£ 107.10

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Apex Grassmarket Hotel

EH1 2HS, Edinburgh, 31-35 Grassmarket

In the vibrant Grassmarket area, the Apex Grassmarket Hotel has a sauna, a pool, a gym, an award-winning restaurant, and free WiFi for guests to enjoy. Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle are 15 minutes’ walk... read more

3622 reviews 8.4

£ 117.00

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Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile

EH8 8BJ, Edinburgh, 231 Canongate

Situated in Edinburgh, Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile is 600 metres from Edinburgh Festival Theatre. There is free WiFi available at Aparthotel Adagio Edinburgh Royal Mile, which is only 10 minutes' walk from Waverley station.... read more

2393 reviews 8.9

£ 119.00

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Eden Locke

EH2 4JN, Edinburgh, Eden Locke, 127 George St

Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Eden Locke is set in Edinburgh, 500 metres from Edinburgh Castle. All units include a flat-screen TV. There is a seating and/or dining area in some units. There is... read more

614 reviews 9.3

£ 119.88

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Holyrood Aparthotel

EH8 8PE, Edinburgh, 1 Nether Bakehouse

Just off Edinburgh’s Royal Mile in the city centre, Holyrood Aparthotel features studio and 2-bedroom apartments, as well as an on-site gym. Each spacious lounge features a large-screen LCD TV, stereo and DVD player. Each... read more

2117 reviews 8.7

£ 126.65

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Fountain Court Apartments - EQ2

EH3 9QP, Edinburgh, 1 Lower Gilmore Bank, Off Lower Gilmore Place

With a canal side location, these spacious apartments are situated in Edinburgh’s residential area, just 1-mile from Edinburgh Castle. Bars and restaurants are within 300 metres of EQ2. Princes Street’s shops and gardens are less... read more

611 reviews 8.9

£ 134.10

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The West Wing

EH1 1QG, Edinburgh, The West Wing, 28 North Bridge

Featuring free WiFi, The West Wing offers accommodation in Edinburgh. Royal Mile is 400 metres away. All units include a flat-screen TV. There is a seating and/or dining area in some units. There is also... read more

429 reviews 9.2

£ 135.00

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Apex Waterloo Place Hotel

EH1 3BH, Edinburgh, 23-27 Waterloo Place

With a stylish swimming pool and Scottish restaurant, the luxury 4-star Apex Waterloo Place Hotel offers sumptuous rooms with free WiFi. The hotel is in Edinburgh’s Old Town, at the end of Princes Street. The... read more

2725 reviews 8.9

£ 144.00

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The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square

EH2 4HQ, Edinburgh, 38 Charlotte Square

The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square (formerly The Roxburghe Hotel) is situated in Edinburgh, just metres from Princes Street and George Street. The rooms offer a flat-screen Smart TV, 300 thread count bed linen, a complimentary... read more

1984 reviews 9.1

£ 150.00

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The Principal Edinburgh George Street

EH2 2PB, Edinburgh, 19-21 George St

Boasting an enviable location in the Edinburgh city centre, the historic and chic The Principal Edinburgh George Street, formerly The George Hotel, is close to Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street Gardens and Holyrood Palace. It has... read more

3750 reviews 9

£ 158.00

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Large Stunning Apartment By the Meadows

EH9 1HZ, Edinburgh, 16 Marchmont Road

Large Stunning Apartment By the Meadows offers accommodation in Edinburgh, 600 metres from University of Edinburgh and 1 km from Edinburgh Festival Theatre. The property is a 13-minute walk from Edinburgh Castle. The 3-bedroom apartment... read more

2 reviews 0

£ 189.00

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Royal Mile 2 Bedroom Apartment Next To The Castle

EH8 8BN, Edinburgh, 185/3 Canongate

Set in the middle of Edinburgh, Royal Mile 2 Bedroom Apartment Next To The Castle provides accommodation with city views, just 600 metres from Omni Centre and 700 metres from Edinburgh Festival Theatre. Guests may... read more

42 reviews 9.1

£ 199.00

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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.

Check out also hotels and b&b’s in Glasgow for Xmas and New Years Eve.

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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 2018 / 2019. 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 the November to January 2019.

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.