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The ideal place from which to experience Edinburgh, our hotel is conveniently located in the heart of this Scottish Capital, just a walk away from Princes Street, famous for its shops and restaurants, and just 8 miles from Edinburgh Airport.

Various pubs and bars can be found within half a mile of our hotel, perfect for those seeking active days out and a vibrant nightlife. This hotel is also fantastic for visiting attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, only a mile away, or Edinburgh Zoo, 5 miles away. Our Edinburgh Central hotel would make the perfect base for a stay during the Edinburgh Festival.

All rooms feature a comfy king size bed with four plump pillows and a cosy duvet. Our on-site restaurant and bar serves breakfast and tasty evening meals.

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Useful information

Due to the city centre location of this hotel some external noise may be heard.

Due to this hotel's location right at the heart of the city, we have no access to our own free parking. All parking suggested under the parking information section is owned and managed by independent companies and any queries or comments should be placed with these companies directly.

Important information

We're making big changes at Travelodge Edinburgh Central

We are currently undergoing an exciting multi-million refurbishment programme which involves complete modernisation of the reception, bar and restaurant areas and an upgrade to our rooms. Work will be taking place from January 2018 until May 2018 between the hours of 8am and 6pm every day. Please be assured that during our refurbishment we're taking every step to ensure any disruption to our guests is kept to a minimum.

How to get to your hotel

FROM THE A1: Follow signs to the city centre. After Meadow Bank Stadium, take the left hand fork at the lights and follow the signs for the Royal Mile and Dynamic Earth Museum. Our hotel is situated at the next lights, after the Dynamic Earth Museum. FROM ST MARY'S STREET: Our hotel is located at the bottom of St Mary's Street and sits on the corner of both St Mary's Street and Cowgate. Turn right into Cowgate and then turn immediately right behind the hotel, driving under the narrow arch, to reach the car park.

Parking

Limited chargeable parking is available at our hotel and is owned and managed by APCOA. Discounted charges apply for hotel guests as long as guests validate their tickets at Reception. Charges apply as follows:

1 hour - £2.00
3 hours - £4.00
5 hours - £8.00
24 hours - £17.00 (non-residents - £25.00)

Blue Badge holders will not be charged to park in our car park as long as they make our reception team aware when they check in so that our team can inform APCOA.

Please note that the car park is accessed after driving under an arch; most vans will be able to pass underneath the arch, but larger vans and other vehicles should opt for alternative parking facilities. 

Alternative chargeable parking is available, just around the corner from the hotel, at the NCP St Johns Hill Car Park, St John's Hill, EH8 9UL, Height restriction: 2.15m. Charges apply as follows:

24 hours a day, 7 days a week
1 hour - £3.50
1 to 2 hours - £6.50
2 to 3 hours - £9.50
3 to 4 hours - £12.50
4 to 24 hours - £16.00

Customers qualify for a 10% discount as long as they bring the yellow coin issued to them at the car park to our reception team who will validate the coin.

Double Room

Suitable for

2 Adults

Please note pictures are for illustration purposes only. Actual room design/layout may differ.

 

Everything you need

 

  • Comfy king size beds
  • Cosy 10.5 tog duvet, 4 plump pillows 
  • Showers in all rooms
  • TV with Freeview
  • Set of fresh white towels
  • Spacious desk
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • WiFi* - 30 minutes FREE or £3 for 24 hours
  • Hand, hair & body wash

 

 *Charges apply

 

Enjoy a great night's sleep

 

  • King size Travelodge Dreamer Bed™
  • Designed exclusively by Sleepeezee
  • Over 950 individual pocketed springs
  • Extra comfort layer
  • Hypo-allergenic fillings
  • Medium/Firm support

 

 *Charges apply

 

Available on request

 

 

 *Charges apply

Double Twin Accessible Room

Suitable for

2 Adults Or 1 Adult & 1 Child

Please note pictures are for illustration purposes only. Actual room design/layout may differ.

 

Everything you need

 

  • Zip & Link twin, single or double beds made by Sleepeezee
  • Accessible bathrooms with handrails**
  • Cosy 10.5 tog duvet, 4 plump pillows 
  • Showers in all rooms
  • TV with Freeview
  • Set of fresh white towels
  • Spacious desk
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • WiFi* - 30 minutes FREE or £3 for 24 hours
  • Hand, hair & body wash

 

*Charges apply
**If you require wet room facilities we recommend that you check availability with the hotel at time of booking

 

Available on request

 

 

*Charges apply

Family Room

Suitable for

3 Adults Or 2 Adults & 2 Children

Please note pictures are for illustration purposes only. Actual room design/layout may differ.

 

Everything you need

 

  • Comfy king size bed
  • Cosy 10.5 tog duvet, 4 plump pillows 
  • One or two additional pull-out beds
  • Showers in all rooms
  • TV with Freeview
  • Set of fresh white towels
  • Spacious desk
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • WiFi* - 30 minutes FREE or £3 for 24 hours
  • Hand, hair & body wash

*Charges apply
*Room accommodates a maximum of 3 adult occupants. T&Cs apply.

   

Enjoy a great night's sleep

 

  • King size Travelodge Dreamer Bed™
  • Designed exclusively by Sleepeezee
  • Over 950 individual pocketed springs
  • Extra comfort layer
  • Hypo-allergenic fillings
  • Medium/Firm support

 

Available on request

 

Telephone charges

Please feel free to phone our hotel for further information, calls are charged at 13p per minute plus your phone company's access charge. Bookings made through our Central Reservations line are subject to a non-refundable booking fee of £2.50 per call.

Call 08719 846137

Bar Cafe

This hotel has an on-site restaurant and bar that serves breakfast and tasty evening meals

On weekdays (Mon-Fri) our unlimited all you can eat breakfast is served from 7am until 10am. At weekends breakfast is served between 8am and 11am.*

*Selected hotels offer extended serving times.

T&Cs apply.

Chargeable parking onsite

This hotel has chargeable car parking available for customers on a first come first served basis. Further car parking details can be found under “Parking” on the hotel page.

WiFi

WiFi is available throughout our hotels allowing you to stay in touch when you are away from home, whether you want to search the web, email or get some work done. WiFi is free for 30 mins per 24 hour period. Alternatively 24 hour access is available for £3.00. Add to your online booking or purchase at hotel via our WiFi log in page using a credit/debit card. Each WiFi voucher code is valid for use on a maximum of two devices. Please note that WiFi is non-refundable. T&Cs apply.