Stay at a Five Star Hotel in Edinburgh City Centre

Guide to Edinburgh's 5 Star Hotels

Edinburgh has an incredible offering of luxury accommodation in the City Centre and beyond including hotels, serviced apartments and guest houses. In terms of luxury hotels, Edinburgh has 11 five-star hotels with average rates ranging from £155 to £295 ($265 to $500) per night. They vary in terms of style, location and facilities but they all fall primarily into the following categories:

These hotels are all either fairly central or within easy reach of Edinburgh City Centre attractions and shopping, St Andrew's Square Bus Station and Waverley Train Station. However:

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All 5 Star Hotels in Edinburgh

The Balmoral

Balmoral Hotel Review

Luxurious and very famous railway hotel with lots of character and history.

Location: Princes Street

Average room price per night: £150-£374 ($236-$588)

The Howard

Howard Hotel Review

Small, traditional townhouse hotel of classic Georgian design, very romantic and charming.

Location: New Town

Average room price per night: £182-£230 ($286-$361)

Edinburgh Residence

Edinburgh Residence Hotel Review

Small and luxurious townhouse hotel with only 29 very spacious suites.

Location: New Town

Average room price per night: £130-£233 ($204-$366)

Missoni

Missoni Hotel Review

New, modern and funky designer hotel based on the distinctive Missoni signature style.

Location: George IV Bridge

Average room price per night: £120-£229 ($189-$360)

The Scotsman

Scotsman Hotel Review

Unusual and intricate design with quirky layout and lots of character.

Location: North Bridge

Average room price per night: £115-£260 ($181-$409)

The Prestonfield

Prestonfield House Hotel Review

Luxurious, sexy hotel rooms displaying tremendous character and indulgent decadence.

Location: Outside Edinburgh City Centre

Average room price per night: £158-£295 ($248-$464)

Witchery by the Castle

The Witchery Review

Uniquely gothic atmosphere and luxurious, over-the-top decor.

Location: Royal Mile

Average room price per night: £295 ($500)

The Caledonian

Caledonian Hilton Hotel Review

Elegant and historic railway hotel with Hilton-standard amenities and facilities.

Location: Princes Street

Average room price per night: £109-£301 ($171-$473)

Number 10

Number 10 Hotel Review

Elegant and luxurious Georgian hotel with oriental-influenced decor.

Location: New Town

Average room price per night: £93-£168 ($146-$264)

The Glasshouse

Glasshouse Hotel Review

Unusual fusion between original medieval church fašade and glass design.

Location: Leith Walk

Average room price per night: £113-£256 ($178-$402)

The Sheraton

Sheraton Grand Hotel Review

World-class spa with high-tech gym, indoor swimming pool and unique rooftop hydro pool.

Location: Festival Square

Average room price per night: £90-£269 ($141-$423)

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