Royal Scots Club Hotel - Edinburgh

30 Abercromby Palace Edinburgh Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 6QE  show map
 3 stars
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Royal Scots Club Hotel - Edinburgh

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Conference room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Offering a sundeck and a library, Royal Scots Club Hotel lies in a leisure area of Edinburgh near to Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street Gardens and Scottish National Portrait Gallery. Residing in a 6-story building, the hotel was opened in 1807 and renovated in 2012.

Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh and a 15-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley train station. The property is located 1 km away from Edinburgh city center with a castle and a gallery nearby.

Quick access to nightclubs, bars and pubs is provided.

Guests can reach Royal Scots Club Hotel by car from Turnhouse airport in 15 minutes.

Rooms

A stunning view over the garden welcomes guests to Second-Floor Room, First-Floor Double Room and Economy Double Room offering free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, a dining area, a laptop-size safe and a heating system. Decorated in traditional design with carpet floor, the rooms feature en suite bathrooms equipped with a bathtub, a hairdryer and toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The dining options include a delicious buffet breakfast served in a large dining room. Guests can also enjoy authentic meals at the fabulous restaurant. Healthy drinks are offered in the rooftop bar. Guests can dine in Stockbridge Restuarant and Number One located within a 10-minute walk of the property.

Services

Business facilities include a business center, a video conference system and a conference room to suit the needs of business travelers.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   23.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Sun terrace
  • Library

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Rollaway beds
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

30 Abercromby Palace Edinburgh Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 6QE

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    3300 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.3 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    34.9 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    2700 ft
  • Bus stop
    1700 ft
Restaurants
  • Bar Frizzante (cuisine: Italian)
    1600 ft
  • Stockbridge Restuarant (cuisine: European)
    2000 ft
Parks
  • Princes Street Gardens
    1900 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    23

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 1 King-size bed or 1 Double bed
Size: 305 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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    First-Floor Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
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      Second-Floor Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or King-size bed or Twin beds
      Size: 305 sq. feet
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        Executive Deluxe Twin Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed
        Size: 250 sq. feet
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          Executive Room
          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 2 Single beds
          Size: 250 sq. feet
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            Economy Double Room
            Bed type: Double bed
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Royal Scots Club Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
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              Hotel Address:

              30 Abercromby Palace Edinburgh Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 6QE

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Edinburgh
                3300 ft
              Airports
              • Turnhouse (EDI)
                6.3 mi
              • Dundee (DND)
                34.9 mi
              Train Stations
              • Edinburgh Waverley station
                2700 ft
              • Bus stop
                1700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Bar Frizzante (cuisine: Italian)
                1600 ft
              • Stockbridge Restuarant (cuisine: European)
                2000 ft
              Parks
              • Princes Street Gardens
                1900 ft
              Ski areas
              • Midlothian Ski Centre
                1300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                23

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghRoyal Scots Club Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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              Royal Scots Club Hotel Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Scottish Gallery - 400 ft
              • Scottish National Portrait Gallery - 400 ft
              • Royal Scottish Academy Of Art - 1700 ft
              • winter wonderland - 1700 ft
              • Scott Monument - 2000 ft
              • WASPS Studios - 2000 ft
              • Flaubert Gallery - 2000 ft

              Places of interest

              • New Club - 1400 ft
              • Speakers Corner - 1400 ft
              • Saint Mary's Catholic Cathedral House - 1400 ft
              • Sir Walter Scott Monument - 1700 ft
              • St Mary's Metropolitan Cathedral - 1700 ft
              • Waterloo Place - 2000 ft

              Convention centers

              • St Stephen's Centre - 1400 ft
              • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 1700 ft

              Shopping areas

              • Hanover Fine Arts - 400 ft
              • Multrees Walk - 1400 ft

              Amusement

              • Booth Enterprise - 1400 ft
              • Nobles Amusements - 1400 ft

              Museums

              • Hanover Fine Arts - 400 ft
              • The Torrance Gallery - 400 ft

              Theaters

              • Assembly Rooms - 1000 ft

              Business areas

              • Princes Mall - 1400 ft
              • Multrees Walk - 1400 ft

              Galleries

              • National Galleries of Scotland - 1700 ft

              Local attractions

              • Our Dynamic Earth - 5200 ft
                112 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh
              • The Queen's Hall - 1.2 mi
                Clerk Street, Edinburgh
              • Holyrood Abbey - 1.3 mi
                Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh
              • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One - 1.1 mi
                75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
              • Summerhall - 1.3 mi
                1 Summerhall, Edinburgh

              Near the hotel

              • Scottish National Portrait Gallery - 900 ft
                1 Queen St., Edinburgh
              • Princes Street Gardens - 1900 ft
                Princes Street, Edinburgh
              • Scottish National Gallery - 1900 ft
                The Mound, Edinburgh
              • ScotlandsPeople Centre - 2000 ft
                3 West Register Street, Edinburgh
              • St. Margaret's Chapel - 1300 ft
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              • Church of St John the Evangelist - 1700 ft
                Princes Street, Edinburgh
              • General Register House - 1800 ft
                Princes Street, Edinburgh

              Restaurants nearby

              • Bar Frizzante - 1600 ft

                Address: 95 Lothian Road
                Phone: 01312297788

                79% likes this, based on 220 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: USD 1 - USD 102

              • Number One - 2200 ft

                Address: The Balmoral Hotel
                Phone: 01315576727

                82% likes this, based on 436 reviews
                Cuisine: Scottish
                Price Range: USD 92 - USD 122

              • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant - 2600 ft

                Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
                Phone: 01312252832

                77% likes this, based on 416 reviews
                Cuisine: Asian
                Price Range: USD 9 - USD 24

              • Stockbridge Restuarant - 2000 ft

                Address: 54 St Stephen Street
                Phone: +44 (0)131 226 6766

                84% likes this, based on 231 reviews
                Cuisine: European
                Price Range: USD 32 - USD 57

              • The Pompadour by Galvin - 2200 ft

                Address: Princes Street
                Phone: +44 131 222 8975

                70% likes this, based on 120 reviews
                Cuisine: French, British
                Price Range: USD 94 - USD 309

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                23

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghRoyal Scots Club Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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              Royal Scots Club Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal Scots Club Hotel

              Average guest rating

              8.2out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 144 reviews

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Room was very good, at the back of hotel and very quiet, excellent bar service and breakfast enjoyed our stay

              • Family with children
                10.0

                The staff were very courteous and helpful. The proximity to all the main attractions was excellent.

                The problem with parking could be an issue for some people,but it would not prevent us from returning.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                Nice atmosphere thanks to old style decorating and to friendly staff

              • Couple
                8.2

                Great breakfast, friendly helpful staff, olde worlde charm!

              • Older travelers
                6.2

                Food very good, service good. But the bar was only attended by staff when you needed them and closed on a Sunday

                No lift and limited bar facilities.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                The staff were excellent, could not have been more friendly or helpful.

                Perhaps a little bit quiet for some people, but fine for us.

              • Older travelers
                9.6

                History of the place and the location and the size and comfort of the room. staff very friendly

              • Single
                9.6

                Friendly; excellent room; good meals.

                Nothing - very happy with my stay.

              • Couple
                9.2

                The rooms was very comfortable and the hotel staff was very helpful and cheerful. We arrived at 7:30am in the morning. Although the check-in time was 2pm, was provided a room around 11:30am. Meanwhile, was provided with a complementary breakfast.

                the corridor outside our room was being painted so that was a bit inconvenient. The breakfast spread was the same everyday.

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                I loved the room 10. The view out over the garden. I loved the proximity to everything, the staff were very friendly. We were at my daughter's Graduation, and it was a great treat to be there. The breakfast was excellent.It is a wonderful building and beautiful interior.

                I would have liked to have gone on e mail, but I did'nt think that it was easy, because it was always busy. I am not sure I liked the computer situation.

              • Group of friends
                9.6

                The Royal Scots Club is central in Edinburgh, it is very comfortable with well appointed rooms excellent, helpful staff, made the stay most enjoyable.

                Being a historic place is appealing to me, its good location and after re-furbishment, its modern interior made it feel smart and sheek.

              • Single
                7.0

                very nice room.

                Had to go ask where bar/ dining room was.

              • Single
                8.2

                The hotel's staff is excellent.

                The room is small. I did not have space enough for my luggage

              • Single
                10.0

                Everything about the hotel was excellent - location, meals, staff, service - which made my city-break stay a memorable experience and I shall most definitely return with my husband for a longer break.

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                Extremely luxury and big room, decorated classically. All the facilities were well placed and easy for use. The most importing thing is the price is low for this grade of room. Must go!!

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Royal Scots Club Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              30 Abercromby Palace Edinburgh Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 6QE

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Edinburgh
                3300 ft
              Airports
              • Turnhouse (EDI)
                6.3 mi
              • Dundee (DND)
                34.9 mi
              Train Stations
              • Edinburgh Waverley station
                2700 ft
              • Bus stop
                1700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Bar Frizzante (cuisine: Italian)
                1600 ft
              • Stockbridge Restuarant (cuisine: European)
                2000 ft
              Parks
              • Princes Street Gardens
                1900 ft
              Ski areas
              • Midlothian Ski Centre
                1300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                23

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedEdinburghRoyal Scots Club Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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