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Intercontinental Edinburgh The George

5-star Hotel with Fitness center

5 stars

19-21 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PB

+44 131 225 1251
8.4
Very good

based on 1,927 reviews

jue. 5/23
vie. 5/24

About Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, Edinburgh

Cleanliness
9.0
Comfort
9.1
Location
9.7
Services
8.4
Staff
9.3
Value for money
7.7

Established in the year 1881, the Intercontinental Edinburgh The George hotel in Scotland is an iconic location that is comprised of what were originally the homes of some of the city’s most prosperous inhabitants. It’s an award-winning luxury hotel that’s located in the heart of the city and offers stunning views from some of its upper-floor rooms.

At Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, there are amenities meant to meet the needs of working travelers, children, couples, and more. There are large meeting and event rooms, as well as a business center. There is turndown service available. Also, you will have a fitness center to work out in, a terrace to relax on, and on-site assistance with tickets and tours.

You’ll have your choice of booking a standard room, executive room, or a suite. All of the 240 rooms are smoke-free and have a lot of space. There are separate seating areas in all of them. The building was built in 1775 but everything is completely renovated and there are modern furnishings in all rooms. You’ll have comforts such as bathrobes, slippers, and premium bedding. You’ll also get to enjoy modern amenities like free Wi-Fi, smart TVs, and rainfall showerheads.

The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen is the in-house restaurant at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George hotel. It serves classic Scottish fare with modern twists. There is also room service available around the clock.

The hotel is centrally-located to many attractions in the city including Edinburgh Castle. This famous landmark is only a six-minute walk away. You can also easily walk to Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre, the Palace of Holyroodhouse, and St. Giles’ Cathedral.


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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.


Intercontinental Edinburgh The George room price & deals

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Standard Rooms - Skyline view
Prestigia

$305/night

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Classic Rooms - POOL view
1 king bed

1 king bed

Booking.com

$491/night

$491 totalBooking.com
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Double Rooms - River view
1 king bed

1 king bed

Prestigia

$365/night

$365 totalPrestigia
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King Rooms - Park view
1 king bed

1 king bed

Agoda.com

$328/night

$328 totalAgoda.com
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Other Rooms - Harbor view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed

Expedia

$2,614/night

$2,614 totalExpedia
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Basics

  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Beach access
  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Archery
  • Bingo
  • Bowling
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table
  • Hiking

General

  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Bedroom

  • Feather pillow
  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Fitness

  • Aerobics
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis
  • Squash

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Intercontinental Edinburgh The George Reviews

8.4
Very goodBased on 1,927 verified guest reviews
8.4Couples
8.5Families
8.3Friends
8.2Solo

Pros +
  • Very knowledgeable friendly staff. (in 501 reviews)
  • "Lovely room, friendly staff, great location." (in 445 reviews)
  • "Very welcoming, very comfortable rooms." (in 315 reviews)
Cons -
  • A/C too noisy bathroom small. (in 179 reviews)
  • Room not serviced until 5.20pm (in 36 reviews)
  • Nothing can be said here (in 25 reviews)


Intercontinental Edinburgh The George room booking info

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Frequently asked questions

  • How does Intercontinental Edinburgh The George compare to other 5 star hotels in Edinburgh?

    Intercontinental Edinburgh The George is $272 cheaper than the average 5 star hotel in Edinburgh. You can usually find a nightly rate of $388 when staying at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George.

  • How far is Intercontinental Edinburgh The George from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    Intercontinental Edinburgh The George is 6.8 mi away from Edinburgh Turnhouse. You can typically expect your drive time from Intercontinental Edinburgh The George to Edinburgh Turnhouse to be 20min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Intercontinental Edinburgh The George from Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    With parking available at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, you could always rent a car for as low as $20/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Is Intercontinental Edinburgh The George pet-friendly?

    Feel free to bring your dog with you while staying at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George.

  • Are there food options at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George?

    Intercontinental Edinburgh The George does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Intercontinental Edinburgh The George at +44 131 225 1251. Guests staying at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Does Intercontinental Edinburgh The George have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Intercontinental Edinburgh The George does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Intercontinental Edinburgh The George at +44 131 225 1251.

  • How close is Intercontinental Edinburgh The George to Edinburgh city center?

    The city center nearest to Intercontinental Edinburgh The George is Edinburgh, which is 0.1 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find The Writers Museum, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • What is the phone number for Intercontinental Edinburgh The George?

    The best contact number for Intercontinental Edinburgh The George is +44 131 225 1251.

  • Does Intercontinental Edinburgh The George have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Intercontinental Edinburgh The George has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George?

    Intercontinental Edinburgh The George has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

  • What time is check-out for Intercontinental Edinburgh The George?

    Intercontinental Edinburgh The George check-out time is 12:00 PM. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • How much is a room at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Intercontinental Edinburgh The George at the moment between $314 and $588 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Is there laundry service in Intercontinental Edinburgh The George?

    Yes, you can take care of all your laundry needs with the on-premise services at Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, Edinburgh. Need to straighten out your clothes? The accommodation features an ironing board and an iron.

  • What is the distance from Intercontinental Edinburgh The George, Edinburgh to The Writers Museum?

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Places of interest near Intercontinental Edinburgh The George

Attractions in Edinburgh, Scotland curated by momondo

Intercontinental Edinburgh The George location: 19-21 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PB

Top landmarks

Scott Monument0.1 mi
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Hard Rock Cafe - Edinburgh0.0 mi
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