Tuesday 2nd of June 2015
The Scottish capital is a melting-pot of old meets new. Edinburgh’s Medieval Old Town and its Georgian New Town are connected by the city’s historic Princes Street. Hop in your Easirent hire car and explore all that Edinburgh has to offer, including Arthur’s Seat, Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Park. Below are some of our favourite hotels in the city, enjoy!
1. The Balmoral Hotel
Kilted doormen welcome you into The Balmoral Hotel on Edinburgh’s prestigious Princes Street. Situated in the border between Edinburgh’s New and Old Town, this luxurious hotel is only an eight mile drive in your Easirent hire car from Edinburgh Airport. Dine in the hotel’s Michelin Star restaurant ‘Number One’ or in the more informal setting of ‘Hadrian’s Brasserie’.
2. Fountain Court Apartments Royal Gardens
The Fountain Court Apartments inhabit a historic building just minutes away from the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. The luxury apartments offer guests a home from home, Scottish escape, with all the added comforts of a high end hotel. The location couldn’t be more perfect, just a 20 minute drive from Edinburgh Airport.
3. Niva Caledonia
The Niva Caledonia is a luxury boutique hotel situated in the centre of Edinburgh’s UNESCO World Heritage site – the perfect excuse to take advantage of your Easirent rental car and explore the hotel’s surroundings. Guests can enjoy a fresh, organic dining experience in the hotel’s Blackwood’s Bar and Grill.
4. Premier Inn Edinburgh City Centre – Princes Street
Swap your Easirent hire car for the famous pedestrianised cobbles of Princes Street. The Premier Inn Edinburgh City Centre is located on the renowned street in the heart of Edinburgh city centre and offers its guests a fantastic location at affordable prices.
5. Best Western King’s Manor Hotel
Located in the peaceful suburbs of Edinburgh, the Best Western King’s Manor Hotel is an old convent that is steeped in history. Leave your Easirent hire car in the hotel’s onsite parking, and enjoy the traditional offerings from the hotel’s Launders Restaurant.
6. The Glasshouse
This luxury, award-winning hotel is a 20 minute drive from our Easirent depot at Edinburgh Airport. Take a stroll around The Glasshouse’s two-acre rooftop gardens, or relax in the hotel’s Observatory Restaurant.
7. Radisson Blu Hotel Edinburgh
Perfectly situated Edinburgh’s historic Royal Mile district, the Radisson Blu Hotel is a modern, comfortable hotel. The charming, 16th Century style building provides guests with onsite parking, so that you can rest assured that your Easirent hire car will be safe as you explore the beauty of Edinburgh.
8. Marriott Edinburgh
Just a five minute drive in your Easirent hire car from Edinburgh Airport, the Marriott Edinburgh invites guests to relax in its tranquil spa facilities. The hotel has a contemporary decor and the onsite Chats Lounge Bar offers a delicious, locally sourced menu.
9. Hilton Edinburgh Airport
Pick up your Easirent car from Edinburgh Airport and drive the short distance to the Hilton Edinburgh Airport. Just a 20 minute drive to Edinburgh city centre, the hotel provides onsite parking facilities, and guests can enjoy the indoor swimming pool.
10. Ramsay’s B&B
Named ‘Edinburgh’s Newest B&B’ after a recent renovation, Ramsay’s B&B is a four-storey townhouse situated in the centre of Edinburgh. Hop in your Easirent hire car at Edinburgh Airport and drive nine miles to this modern, stylish B&B which offers guests nearby parking facilities.