We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday Inn Edinburgh

Visit hotel website
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
23 Dec.24 Dec.
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from USD 61.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Edinburgh hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "09f20967bdc3416da445ddd3cf59debd", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":224702,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[78843945],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":23,"month":12,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":24,"month":12,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":61,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"09f20967bdc3416da445ddd3cf59debd","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":61,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":61,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Holiday Inn Edinburgh","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjA5ZjIwOTY3YmRjMzQxNmRhNDQ1ZGRkM2NmNTlkZWJkIiwiQUlLIjoiMWQ0OWVjNGUxOThkNGE5YTk4Y2NjNGU2ZjgwNjUxYWYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "23/12/2018", "checkOut": "24/12/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 61", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"78843945":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Holiday Inn Edinburgh is a 4 Star modern hotel situated on the west of Edinburgh, three miles from the city centre, four miles from Edinburgh Airport, and adjacent to Edinburgh Zoo.The Hotel is ideally situated for both Leisure and Business, near to Edinburgh Business Park. The Holiday Inn Edinburgh enjoys great panoramic views of the Pentland Hills. The Hotel is perfect for leisure customers, with many nearby attractions including Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace and the Museum of Scotland. The hotel has 303 rooms including Executive and Family rooms, ideal for Bank Holiday breaks. The hotel has a choice of two restaurants - Traders Restaurant or Sampans Oriental Restaurant, as well as a café and relaxing bar. Kids Stay & Eat Free*. The Hotel boasts a Spirit Health and Fitness Club which is the ideal way to relax, with a fully equipped Gymnasium, Swimming Pool, Sauna, Spa and Beauty Treatments. Beauty Treatments can be booked prior to arrival on 0131 316 4739.On-site there are 200 complimentary Parking Spaces. Our Conference Centre 'The Academy' offers state-of-the-art suites, with 14 meeting rooms which can cater for up to 120 guests. Also accessible to Edinburgh University and ideally situated for Royal Highland Show Festival, Tattoo and Rugby Six Nations. *Terms and Conditions apply.
Read more
Property amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair Access
Paid Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Breakfast Available
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Show more
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Good to know
Hotel links
Visit hotel website
Special Offer:Book Direct and Save
Hotel deals
Full view
51Somewhat walkable
Grade: 51 out of 100
38Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
5Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (2,600)
Filter reviews
2,385 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews city centre cool jade pentland hills swimming pool executive room trouser press leisure facilities day ticket bus stop right reception staff family room sofa bed bus service stayed here for one night tea and coffee hotel is situated haggis
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 2,385 reviews
Reviewed today

Started well with a complimentary drink. Then we went to our room - tired, and a little smelly - with incomplete skirting boards. But we just carried on regardless, for all the time we were in there. On our 3rd evening we decided to have...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Dawn_MacD
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Have stayed at this hotel on a good number of occasions since 2006 and all stays have been excellent. Right from check in we couldn't have been made more welcome.All the staff are a credit to the establishment. They are all so cheery and nothing...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank William G
Response from HIEdinburgh, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn EdinburghResponded 19 October 2018

Dear William, Thank you so much for your detailed and warm review of your stay. I'm so delighted you and your wife had such a great time and enjoyed your stay so fully. The fact you enjoyed all hotel facilities pleases me greatly. I will...More

Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here for 2 nights 3 and 4 December nice hotel, clean room. Package was b/b with dinner on first night. Food good. Staff very helpful. Plenty parking. Location good for Edinburgh city which is only a short bus ride away. Hotel near zoo...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Kathy101_12
Response from HIEdinburgh, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn EdinburghResponded yesterday

Dear Kathy, Delighted you had a lovely stay! So pleased to hear that all went well and do hope you'd consider us again in the future. Many thanks, Alan.

Reviewed 2 days ago

I last stayed in this hotel 10 months ago and gave it 4 stars and an accolade for is staff. After my recent visit, my impression of hard working staff is upheld, but I've dropped 1 star due to a disappointing attitude from the management...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Rick E
Response from HIEdinburgh, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn EdinburghResponded yesterday

Dear Rick, Thank you for your detailed feedback on your stay, I appreciate it. I'm sorry for the disappointments you encountered and can assure you these will be reviewed to see if we can improve our service going forwards. Many thanks, Alan.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a last minute booking made direct with the hotel chain so I got a good deal of 1 night's bed & breakfast for 2 people. Plenty parking, quick check in & a very cosy room (one of the warmest rooms we've ever had)....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Weeblonde
Response from HIEdinburgh, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn EdinburghResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you for your feedback on your stay. Glad your room was cosy, but sorry to hear about the smoky smell in the room. Our hotel is non smoking but I will ensure this room is reviewed. Thanks for your other feedback on the...More

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
30 October 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
No, there are three lifts together just away from reception.
6 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from dhamrock | Reviewed this property |
Prepaid all and thats it!!! Unless you have any other services added...
22 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from TJP1966 | Reviewed this property |
A member of the reception staff told us that if you go to the zoo after 2pm and show them your hotel room key card, you can get in half price. But it closes at 5om in the winter months, so you wouldn't have long enough to... More
Room Tips
"Hill view rooms are away from the road, but do face the zoo"
20 Oct. 2018
Read review
"Free wifi to IHG rewards club members. Rooms facing front have best views but all rooms are fine."
17 Oct. 2018
Read review
"Don't go, get a better room elsewhere"
14 Oct. 2018
Read review
"Ask at reception"
3 Oct. 2018
Read review
Show More 
USD 57 - USD 224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
holiday inn edinburgh hotel edinburghedinburgh holiday inn
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghMurrayfield
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing