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The Scotsman Hotel

4-star Hotel with Restaurant

20 North Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1TR

+44 131 556 5565
Very good

based on 3,908 reviews


per night

About The Scotsman Hotel, Edinburgh

Value for money
Set in Old Town, The Scotsman Hotel is a perfect base with St Giles Cathedral, Royal Mile and University of Edinburgh all accessible on foot. It showcases views of Edinburgh Castle, and overlooks the city. There are a range of facilities on offer to guests of the hotel, such as 24-hour room service, an express check-in and check-out feature and free Wi-Fi. Reception operates 24/7 and the friendly staff can recommend sights to visit and provide other tourist information. The Scotsman Hotel features 72 rooms, all of which are filled with a range of amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. Each provides its very own bathroom with bathrobes and a hair dryer. The hotel offers a convenient on-site café where guests can grab a bite to eat before venturing out to explore the area. In the evening, guests are invited to enjoy a drink in the comfortable lounge bar. Guests can also try one of the many bars and restaurants in the area. The Scotsman Hotel is less than a 25-minute drive from Edinburgh Airport and Edinburgh Castle is a short walk away. It is within walking distance of Edinburgh Bus Station, which allows for convenient access in and around Edinburgh.

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Deluxe Rooms - Courtyard view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$226 totalSuperTravel
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Standard Rooms - Courtyard view


$270 totalAgoda.com
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Superior Rooms - Lake view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$211 totalPrestigia
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Executive Rooms - Garden view


$660 totalBooking.com
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Classic Rooms - Skyline view


$229 totalAgoda.com
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Double Rooms - Park view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$308 totalPrestigia
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King Rooms - Lake view
2 king beds

2 king beds



$502 totalVio.com
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Queen Rooms - Courtyard view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



$282 totalVio.com
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Other Rooms - Panoramic view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe


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


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view

Accessibility and suitability

  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • TV


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


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Golf

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Balcony

Places of interest near The Scotsman Hotel

Attractions in Edinburgh, Scotland curated by momondo

The Scotsman Hotel location: 20 North Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1TR


Edinburgh Waverley Station0.1 mi
The Royal Mile0.1 mi
Princes Street Gardens0.3 mi
Princes Street0.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Southern Cross Café0.0 mi
Bread Meats Bread Edinburgh North Bridge0.0 mi
Brewhemia0.0 mi
North Bridge Brasserie0.0 mi

The Scotsman Hotel Reviews

Very goodBased on 3,908 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Lovely staff and great room (in 398 reviews)
  • Gorgeous hotel and excellent staff. (in 359 reviews)
  • "Beautiful decor, excellent location, lovely staff" (in 357 reviews)
Cons -
  • Fridge (in 8 reviews)
  • Room service ended at 10pm which was disappointing. (in 7 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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