Edinburgh City Hotel

Edinburgh City Hotel
79 Lauriston Place
Edinburgh, GB

Rating: 3-Stars
Ideally located in the heart of Edinburgh - this classic - privately owned hotel - formerly known as Simpsons Hotel - is just a few minutes from the famous city centre and the principal financial and business district. Edinburgh City Hotel is a contemporary boutique style hotel of modern style and comfort which provides an ideal base in central Edinburgh from which to work or play. Competitive rates - a classic contemporary interior and teams of staff dedicated to making each client feel special and completely at ease all combine to ensure that every guest enjoys a refreshing and memorable stay. Built in 1879 - and once the original Memorial Hospital dedicated to Sir James Young Simpson - the discoverer of Chloroform - This splendid building has been restored and transformed into a modern - very appealing 3 star hotel which is central yet quietly located with 52 spacious and tastefully furnished ensuite bedrooms. It is surrounded by the diverse amenities of this vibrant Scottish capital city and is close to all the major attractions including Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street and its world famous shopping, the Royal Mile and Holyrood Palace as well as great new attractions at Edinburgh Quayside and the Quarter Mile. The resurgent Grassmarket - full of great pubs - boutique shops and restaurants is a short walk away and the Edinburgh International Conference Centre is less than a mile away - The hotel is also within easy walking distance of top theatres and world class museums and art galleries. Choosing where to stay from the vast range of hotels in Edinburgh is a very important decision - Choose Edinburgh City Hotel for the perfect combination of great value - quality accommodation and an excellent location - all complemented by personal attention and service to meet the needs of the most discerning guests.

Room Information

Standard Double
Standard Double rooms have 1 Double bed and an en-suite bathroom - Tastefully furnished rooms with free WiFi - TV - ample desk space with data port - trouser press and tea and coffee making facilities - The bathroom has a bath with shower over and a hairdryer - No rollaways allowed - Maximum Occupancy 2
Standard Twin
Standard Twin rooms have 2 Single beds and an en-suite bathroom - Tastefully furnished rooms with free WiFi - TV - ample desk space with data port - trouser press and tea and coffee making facilities - The bathroom has a bath with shower over and a hairdryer - No rollaways allowed - Maximum Occupancy 2
Standard Double-Twin Single Use
Standard Double-Twin rooms have 1 Double or 2 Twin beds and an en-suite bathroom - Tastefully furnished rooms with free WiFi - TV - ample desk space with data port - trouser press and tea and coffee making facilities - The bathroom has a bath with shower over and a hairdryer - Maximum Occupancy 1
Family Room
Family Rooms have 1 Double and 1 Single bed and an en-suite bathroom - Tastefully furnished rooms with free WiFi - TV - ample desk space with data port - trouser press and tea and coffee making facilities - Bathroom has a bath with shower over and a hairdryer - Maximum Occupancy 2 adults and 1 child

Directions

EDI-Edinburgh International Airport: E
Leave Edinburgh airport and turn left onto the A8 following signs for the city centre - Go over a roundabout with PC World on your right hand side - Continue straight on until you come to Haymarket train station and traffic lights - Keep in the right-hand lane through the lights - then in the 2nd lane from the right marked one way - bear right-straight ahead up Torphican St - go round to the right - then turn left at the lights past the Edinburgh International Conference Centre on your left - Go to the 2nd set of lights and turn right - go through the next lights keeping in the left-hand lane - Then turn left at the lights after the new Bank of Scotland offices - then take the 2nd right into the side street before the hotel.
GLA-Abbotsichn Airport: E
GLA-Abbotsichn Airport-54 mi E. For directions contact hotel directly.
NCL-Newcastle International Airport: E
NCL-Newcastle International Airport-124 mi E. For directions contact hotel directly.
PIK-Glasgow Prestwick Airport: E
PIK-Glasgow Prestwick Airport-80 mi E. For directions contact hotel directly.

Restaurants

Simpsons Restaurant
Type- Full Service Restaurant Cuisine- International Hours of operation -Breakfast 7.00 to 10.00 -Dinner 18.00 to 21.00 Dress Code- Casual
Bar Lounge
Type- Bar/Lounge

Area Attractions

EDI-Edinburgh
0 mi N
EDI-Edinburgh International
7 mi E
GLA-Glasgow International Airport
54 mi E
NCL-Newcastle Airport
124 mi NW
PIK-Prestwick Airport
80 mi NE
Edinburgh Castle
1 mi N
Museum of Scotland
1 mi E
Waverley Station
1 mi W
Haymarket Station
1 mi W
Scottish Parliament
2 mi E
Princess Street Gardens
1 mi S
Murrayfield Stadium
3 mi W

Recreation

No Recreation Facilities On Site

Meeting Facilities

No Meeting Facilities On Site

Local Hotels

Apex City Hotel Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Scotland
Apex International Hotel
Edinburgh, Scotland
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Bank Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Best Western Bruntsfield Hotel
Edinburgh, Scotland
Best Western Simpsons Hotel
Edinburgh, Scotland
Castle Apartments
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Fountain Court Apts Eq2
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Fraser Suites Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Herald House Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Hilton Edinburgh Airport
Edinburgh, Scotland
Hudson Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Ibis Edinburgh Centre
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Knight Residence
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Le Monde Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Links Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Maitland Townhouse Regal
Edinburgh, Scotland
Novotel Edinburgh Centre
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Point Hotel
Edinburgh, Scotland
Ramada Hotel Mount Royal Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Roxburghe Hotel
Edinburgh, Scotland
Royal British Hotel
Edinburgh, Scotland
Royal Mile Apartments
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa
Edinburgh, Scotland
Ten Hill Place Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
The Grassmarket Hotel
Edinburgh, Great Britain
Valentine City Centre Guest House
Edinburgh, Great Britain

Check Hotel Availability

Destination:
Arrival:
Departure:
Adults:
Children:
Rooms:

    Amenities

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee Maker in Room
  • Concierge
  • Handicapped Rooms/Facilities
  • Express Checkout
  • Free Parking
  • No Smoking Rooms/Facilities
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Television with Cable
Lodging
Last Updated: September 26, 2015
Copyright © 1997-2015
Funtastik Great Britain Hotels