City Centre Accommodation close to Railway Station

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

567 reviews 9.1
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£ 108.00

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St Giles Apartments

EH1 1PW, Edinburgh, 375 High Street, The Royal Mile

Located on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile and throughout the Old Town, these 4-star apartments feature stylish interiors with spacious lounge areas. Edinburgh Castle is less than 10 minutes’ walk away from each apartment location. Each of... read more

2601 reviews 8.7
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£ 65.00

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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

5118 reviews 8.9
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£ 108.30

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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

5347 reviews 7.7
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£ 51.75

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Princes Street Suites

EH1 3EG, Edinburgh, 16 Waterloo Place

With stylish décor and free Wi-Fi available throughout, the 4-star Princes Street Suites overlook Edinburgh Castle. The suites are just 200 metres from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station. The award-winning Princes Street Suites have chic, modern... read more

1785 reviews 9.1
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£ 76.00

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The Broughton Hotel - B&B

EH1 3RR, Edinburgh, 37 Broughton Place

In the heart of Edinburgh's city centre, this Georgian town house hotel offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Waverley Rail Station, the tram stop to the airport and the shops of Princes Street are only... read more

557 reviews 8.9
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£ 60.00

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The Balmoral Hotel

EH2 2EQ, Edinburgh, 1 Princes Street

Located on Princes Street, The Balmoral has a Michelin-starred restaurant, a pool and a gym. Waverley Station and Edinburgh's main shopping area are within 5 minutes' walk. First opened in 1902, The Balmoral now offers... read more

1555 reviews 9.4
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£ 164.00

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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

3269 reviews 8.9
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£ 69.00

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Edinburgh Townhouse

EH2 3BN, Edinburgh, 38 North Castle Street

Set on the third floor of an elegant Georgian building, the Edinburgh Townhouse is just off the famous Princes Street, within walking distance of many of Edinburgh's top attractions. The guest house offers free Wi-Fi... read more

562 reviews 8.3
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£ 25.00

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Hotel Du Vin Edinburgh

EH1 1EZ, Edinburgh, 11 Bristo Place

In Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, this Hotel Du Vin has uniquely styled bedrooms in a former city asylum. At the hotel’s heart is a French Bistro, serving produce from the Lothian region. A Plasma TV,... read more

1134 reviews 9
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£ 89.00

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No. 11 Boutique Hotel

EH7 5JB, Edinburgh, 11 Brunswick St

Situated just 10 minutes’ walk from Edinburgh city centre, No. 11 is a Georgian townhouse with a private garden, a 24-hour reception and an onsite restaurant. Orthopaedic mattresses, free Wi-Fi, heated floors and a private... read more

755 reviews 8.6
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£ 51.00

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Destiny Scotland - Q-Residence

EH2 1JX, Edinburgh, 21, 23, 35 & 37 Queen Street

Situated half a mile from Waverley railway station, Q-Residence offers self-catering apartments with free Wi-Fi. Edinburgh Airport is 7 and half miles away and there are regular bus services to and from the airport. Each... read more

1265 reviews 9.1
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£ 63.75

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Dunedin Apartments

EH1 1SU, Edinburgh, 20 St Mary's Street (Office Address)

Situated a 5-minute walk from the Royal Mile in Edinburgh city centre, Dunedin Apartments offers spacious and luxury accommodation with free Wi-Fi. Each newly refurbished apartment at Dunedin boasts a fully equipped kitchen, a living... read more

1364 reviews 8.9
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£ 49.50

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Destiny Scotland - St Andrew Square Apartments

EH2 2AU, Edinburgh, 9 South St Andrew Street

Situated in the heart of Edinburgh, just 2 minutes’ walk from Waverley Railway Station, Destiny Scotland - St Andrew Square Apts boast 4-star luxury apartments with free WiFi in a bustling central location. Each apartment... read more

777 reviews 8.8
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£ 60.00

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Royal Princes Suites

EH2 3JP, Edinburgh, 21-23 Hill Street

Located in Edinburgh, Royal Princes Suites offers free WiFi and units fitted with a kitchen, seating area and TV. Each suite contains a kitchen with a microwave, a toaster and stove top, as well as... read more

557 reviews 8.6
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£ 50.00

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Castle Rose Apartment

EH2 4LS, Edinburgh, 161/2 Rose Street

In the Edinburgh City Centre district of Edinburgh, close to Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, Castle Rose Apartment features free WiFi and a washing machine. The property has city views and is 1.1 km... read more

78 reviews 9.2
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£ 99.00

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Canongate Luxury Homestay

EH8 8BQ, Edinburgh, 265/5 Canongate

Located 600 metres from Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Canongate Luxury Homestay offers accommodation in Edinburgh. Canongate Luxury Homestay boasts views of the mountain and is 600 metres from Omni Centre. Free WiFi is available throughout the... read more

52 reviews 9.7
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£ 99.00

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YOTEL Edinburgh

EH2 4NH, Edinburgh, 68-73 Queen Street

Located in Edinburgh and with EICC reachable within 1 km, YOTEL Edinburgh provides express check-in and check-out, rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. The property is set 1.9 km... read more

1358 reviews 9
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£ 46.89

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Destiny Scotland Hanover Apartments

EH2 2EN, Edinburgh, 4 & 18 Hanover Street

Situated in Edinburgh, 500 metres from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions and 600 metres from Royal Mile, Destiny Scotland Hanover Apartments features city views and free WiFi. Popular points of interest near the apartment... read more

255 reviews 9.3
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£ 52.50

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Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity Edinburgh Grassmarket

EH1 2JY, Edinburgh, 26 King's Stables Road

Boasting a restaurant, fitness centre, bar and free WiFi, Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity Edinburgh Grassmarket is situated in Edinburgh, 700 metres from Royal Mile and less than 1 km from The Real Mary King's Close.... read more

530 reviews 9.4
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£ 65.00

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Edinburgh is the capital of Scotland and its second most densely populated city. If you are planning to visit this exquisite historical city full of charm, you may want to take the time you need to find the right accommodation options. A hotel near Edinburgh Waverley can easily booked online. Budget hotels or hostels are located within short walking distance of city centre attractions, restaurants and shopping.

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Located between the New Town and Old Town


waverley train stationThe Edinburgh Waverley train station occupies a total surface of 101,000 square meters (25 acres) in the city centre and represents the second largest main line UK-based railway station, after London Waterloo, which ranks first. The site is also known as the 20th busiest rail hub in the UK and the second busiest in Scotland. Waverley hotels and other types of accommodation are located within close distance.

The depot is located in a steep valley situated between the New Town and the Old Town and lets the passengers admire the gorgeous surroundings. As railway travel became incredibly popular all across Great Britain, three companies decided to build rail stations in this valley in 1840s.

Three stations were the main component of a whole entitled Waverley, after the novels written by Sir Walter Scott. In 1868, North British Railway bought its competitors’ stations and decided to demolish all three, making room for the current Victorian station.

In present times, the place is still undergoing beneficial transformations. The roof glazing was already replaced with clear glass panels and chances are that the concourse of the Edinburgh Waverley train station will be refurbished in the near future. Stretching along one side of the station, Princess Street represents the main shopping street and gives you a new reason to book a great room in this area.

From a budget friendly hostel to luxury hotels near Edinburgh Waverley, you are able to find the perfect accommodation a short walking distance away.

Select that property that makes more sense to you


cheap b&bSometimes it is difficult to go through a mile long list of attractive establishments and select the one that makes more sense to you. Early pre-planning can help you avoid misguided decisions. Start by analysing the offers introduced by some of the most popular hotels, b&b’s and apartments for rent located in the city centre near Edinburgh Waverley station.

For instance, in case you want to profit from the highest level of comfort ensured by a classy hotel equipped with a swimming pool, a spa and a renovated restaurant, you could stay at The Scotsman Hotel. Motel One Edinburgh-Princes is situated in the heart of the trendy Princess Street and also represents a great pick. In case you are determined to save money and see the true face of Edinburgh, you may want to check out Haggis Hostels, a cost-effective accommodation option located close to Waverley station Edinburgh.

Looking for affordable 5-star apartments located around the most popular tourist attractions? If that’s the case, go for one of the amazing rooms available at the Edinburgh’s Royal Mile.

Last but not least, innerCityLets ensures the ultimate lodging experience. If you are looking for a home when you’re not at home, this is the place to be. Its collection of luxurious apartments will give you the chance to make an informed decision and find the most stimulating and relaxing environment for your next trip.

Facts and Figures


Name : Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station

Location : Waverley is the largest mainline station outside of London. The largest in London is Waterloo Station. Waverley is located in a trench at the meeting point of Edinburgh’s historic New Town and Old Town. It’s not the busiest one in Scotland, that’s Glasgow Central.

It has direct routes to many cities across the country, including over 25 daily departures from central London.

Waverley lies on the East Coast Main Line (ECML), a highspeed rail link between London Kings Cross, the town of Peterborough, Doncaster market town in South Yorkshire, the city of Wakefield in West Yorkshire, Leeds, York, Darlington, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Aberdeen in Scotland’s north-east.

Address : 18 North Bridge, City of Edinburgh EH1 1BB, Scotland, United Kingdom

Train Line : lies on the East Coast Main Line (ECML), West Coast Main Line (WCML)

Mainly Served by : East Coast, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Virgin Trains, and First ScotRail.

Operated and Managed : by Network Rail

Pick up / drop off points :

  • Calton Rd, sat nav postcode EH8 8DL
  • Market St, EH1 1DE
  • New St car park (free for 30 minutes), EH8 8BH

 

Ticket Office : Available

Ticket Machines : Available

Public Wi-Fi : is available

Sat Nav Postcode : EH1 1BB

Region : Lothian, Scottish Lowlands

Country : Scotland

From Waverley Rail Station to Edinburgh Airport ?

The railroad Station is approximately 25 minutes away from the EDI turnhouse international airport hotels. To get to the airport from Waverley train station you can take the blue Airport shuttle bus from Waverley Bridge just outside the station building. Taxis are quite expensive.

To EICC ?

Edinburgh International Conference Centre EICC is located approximately 1 mile from the main train station. A hotel near EICC is easy to book as well.

To Leith Cruise Terminal ?

Passengers should alight at Waverley Railway station, which is a short taxi ride away from the Ocean Cruise Terminal in Leith.

To Western General Hospital ?

It takes you approximately 45 minutes to walk between Western General Hospital hotels and the train hub. Lothian Buses provide a number of bus services which stop within the Western General Hospital and on Crewe Road South. Alternatively you can reach the hospital by taking a taxi.

To Royal Infirmary Hospital ?

The platforms are about 30 minutes away from Royal Infirmary Hospital accommodation by car or taxi.

Nearest Hotels : in the city center on Princes Street, North Bridge, Market Street, Jeffrey Street, Waterloo Place, Calton Hill, Leith Street, and West Register Street. Popular by tourists is also staying in a charming b&b or guest house near Edinburgh Waverley

Nearby Edinburgh North Bridge


Scott Monument (Princes Street Gardens, Princes Street, EH2 2EJ, Scotland /Bruntsfield): 200-foot impressive spire dedicated to Sir Walter Scott, the famous Scottish poet. Located in the middle of the city. The view from the top is amazing.

Princes Mall (Princes St, EH1 1BQ, Scotland United Kingdom): shopping centre located at the east end of Princes Street in the City Center, next to the railway transport hub. The city’s main tourist information centre is located within the same development.

The Edinburgh Dungeon (31 Market Street, EHI IQB, Scotland /Castle/Royal Mile/High St): experience live actors, thrilling rides and special effects. The actors who work in these dungeons are excellent.