Novotel Edinburgh Centre

80 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9DE  show map
 4 stars
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Novotel Edinburgh Centre

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 20 per day

Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Cafe

Snack bar

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Overview

Located 1350 meters away from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, a 4 Novotel Edinburgh Centre hotel offers a bright accommodation within a 20-minute walk from Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One. Since 2003, it has been hosting guests in the center of Edinburgh.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. Monuments, a theater and a palace lie a short distance away.

The hotel's central location offers to get to Turnhouse airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

Novotel Edinburgh Centre provides 180 guestrooms appointed with a minibar, wireless internet, a laptop-size safe, a fridge and a dressing area for a pleasant stay in Edinburgh. The guestrooms look out on the castle. Room facilities include an electric kettle, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers as well as a pillow-top mattress and foam pillows.

Eat & Drink

Guests can unwind in the lounge restaurant, which serves fine international cuisine. Coffee and tea are offered in the garden bar. The property is set in Haymarket district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Passorn and Kanpai Sushi that serve delectable meals.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Novotel Edinburgh Centre provides guests with 24-hour front desk, laundry and ironing service.

Relax

Novotel Edinburgh Centre is a child-friendly hotel offering cribs, meals and babysitting. On-site fitness amenities include fitness classes and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at GBP 20 per day.

The hotel personnel speaks English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   180.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course
  • Archery

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games
  • Children's buffet
  • Children's play area
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Entertainment
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

80 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9DE

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    3300 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.2 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    3700 ft
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Castle Terrace (cuisine: Scottish)
    1000 ft
  • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
    900 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    180

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Rooms and availability

Novotel Edinburgh Centre photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room - With Breakfast. Standard-Bed & Breakfast-Standard

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

TRIPLE STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Novotel Edinburgh Centre photos Room Superior Twin
Superior Twin Room
City view
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Superior|Twin room - Superior - City View

Superior Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Deluxe Queen Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Suite Queen Bed + Breakfast

Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Suite

Novotel Edinburgh Centre photos Room
Executive Queen Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed or 1 Queen-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Deluxe|Double Executive With Edinburgh Views And Queen Size Bed and Convertible Sofa

Luxury Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Luxury Suite

Novotel Edinburgh Centre Location

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What's nearby

Places of interest

  • Camera Obscura1400 ft
  • Tollbooth Of St. John's Kirk1400 ft
  • One O'Clock Gun1400 ft
  • Armstrong's1400 ft
  • Old Grassmarket Well1400 ft
  • Saint Margaret's Chapel1400 ft
  • Edinburgh Military Tattoo1400 ft
  • Scottish Genealogy Society & Family History Centre1400 ft
  • Mons Meg1400 ft
  • National War Museum Of Scotland1400 ft
  • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers1400 ft
  • Geoffrey (Tailor) Weaving Mill1400 ft

Shopping areas

  • Alexander Leven700 ft
  • Armstrong's1400 ft

Amusement

  • D B Amusements700 ft
  • Cameo Cinema Plc1000 ft
  • Odeon Edinburgh1000 ft
  • Filmhouse1000 ft
  • Gold Rush Amusements1000 ft
  • cameo picturehouse1000 ft

Museums

  • The Scotch Whisky Heritage Centre1400 ft

Theaters

  • The Royal Lyceum Theatre Co1000 ft
  • King's Theatre1000 ft
  • Royal Lyceum Theatre1000 ft
  • Usher Hall1400 ft

Local attractions

  • Calton Hill1.1 mi
    off Regent Road, Edinburgh
  • Our Dynamic Earth1.1 mi
    112 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh
  • Mansfield Place Church1.1 mi
    East London Street, Edinburgh
  • Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art One1.0 mi
    75 Belford Road, Edinburgh
  • Holyrood Park1.1 mi
    Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh

Near the hotel

  • George Heriot's School500 ft
    8 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
  • National War Museum of Scotland1400 ft
    Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  • The Scotch Whisky Experience1700 ft
    354 Castlehill, Edinburgh
  • Old Town1700 ft
    EdinburghScotland
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions1800 ft
    Castlehill, Edinburgh
  • National Museum of Scotland2100 ft
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh
  • Castle Rock1500 ft
    EdinburghScotland

Restaurants nearby

  • Castle Terrace1000 ft

    Address: 33-35 Castle Terrace

    91% likes this, based on 924 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

  • Indaba1100 ft

    Address: 3 Lochrin Terrace
    Phone: 0131 221 1554

    71% likes this, based on 424 reviews
    Price Range: USD 18 - USD 33

  • Namaste Kathmandu1900 ft

    Address: 17-19 Forest Road
    Phone: +44 (0)131 220 2273

    75% likes this, based on 75 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian, Nepali
    Price Range: USD 33 - USD 41

  • Passorn900 ft

    Address: 23-23a Brougham Place
    Phone: 1312291537

    86% likes this, based on 388 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Kanpai Sushi1200 ft

    Address: 8-10 Grindlay Street
    Phone: 0131 228 1602

    80% likes this, based on 247 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: USD 24 - USD 32

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    180

Hotel Awards

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Novotel Edinburgh Centre Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Novotel Edinburgh Centre

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 509 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    5.8

    The room was spacious and kept clean and tidy.

    The language barrier with the staff and level of service

  • Single
    7.4

    I liked the location (next to the City centre and the Edinburgh International Congress Centre.

    Cleanliness of the room was not extraordinary (no rechange towels one day of my stay, water glass not changed).

  • Couple
    7.8

    Comfortable clean room, Spa was lovely, wide selection of food at breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was a clean ,the staff were very friendly and close to all the ammenitys

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    The hotel was very central close to all the places to visit to make it an excellent base. The bus stops close to the hotel gave a good service to Princes Street with its shopping, pubs, gallaries etc. Also to Holyrood Palace and to Royal Yacht Britannia. The staff were very helpful but the resturant for breakfast was very crowded on our last day due to it being a bank holiday weekend with coach parties.

    The hotel being near the castle meant that if you wanted to walk to Princes Street it was a step climb back up or not easy for the less able. Also could have done with an extra pillow.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    very comfortable warm friendly nice location

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The staff went out of their way to help us get settled in and the room was comfortable and well worth the discounted deal we got. Would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone looking to be in close proximity to the shops and sights, but enough out of the way to avoid city noise.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The location and convienience to the city centre was ideal as we were using public transport to get around.

    The pool facilities looked inviting although rather on the small size we did not use the pool as it was full on both occasions we would have liked to use it.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was very convenient to the castle, Princes Street etc.

    Having to pay £10 on exit each time from the car park and not sure when you returned if you would able to get parked again

  • Couple
    9.6

    Our room was very stylish & clean. The pool & spa area were also clean & well kept. Staff very friendly & helpful at all times.

    A bit of noise Sat & Sun a.m. at the rear of the hotel

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Staff very helpful and all parts of the hotel were spotlessly clean. The location was excellent. The pool, jacuzzi, steam and sauna were very relaxing with reasonable opening times.

  • Couple
    8.2

    The breakfast was very good with lots of variety, something for everyone. The pool was also a nice feature to have - although very small there is a jacuzzi also.

    The building site opposite wasn't the best view! But this was silent whilst in the room and isn't a problem. You could

  • Single
    10.0

    Very new and modern hotel ,very clean and quiet rooms ,a ver pleasurable stay

  • Couple
    7.8

    The staff were very helpful and the facilities (swimming pool and gym), internet access was good

    The toilet being seperate to the hand basin and shower. Also the extracter fan was not working in the shower, so the room got very hot while taking a shower.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    good hotel , rooms clean and big , the pool facilities were clean , however the pool was a bit too small and the turkish bath was a bit too basic . But there were not a lot of guests , so was ok

How to reach hotel

hotel Novotel Edinburgh Centre Edinburgh location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

80 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9DE

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    3300 ft
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    6.2 mi
  • Dundee (DND)
    35.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    3700 ft
  • Bus stop
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Castle Terrace (cuisine: Scottish)
    1000 ft
  • Passorn (cuisine: Thai)
    900 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    3500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    180

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghNovotel Edinburgh Centre

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

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