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Cairn Hotel Edinburgh

A contemporary Scottish retreat, the Cairn Hotel Edinburgh is just a stone’s throw from The Old Town and Edinburgh Playhouse, where you can see a variety of theatrical performances and bask in Scottish culture. Built in the early 18th century by one of Scotland’s most famous architects, William H Playfair, this Edinburgh hotel near Waverley Station sports the beautiful Grecian style and distinctive railings that Playfair was famous for. With modern standards of comfort, our hotel in Edinburgh city centre with parking provides an ideal base for guests to explore this vibrant city with ease.

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Plan your visit: Edinburgh Castle

Spend a day exploring Edinburgh, starting with the city’s famous castle that dominates the skyline from its position on Castle Rock, housing the National War Museum and St Mary's Chapel. Plan an afternoon with tickets to The Edinburgh Dungeon and take the ultimate underground journey using actors, theatrical sets and thrilling rides to learn all there is to know about Edinburgh’s darkest history.

Of course, for fans of history, a single afternoon won’t be enough to take in the staggering Great Hall, the Stone of Destiny, or the prisons below the castle’s hall. Make sure to check into our hotel in Edinburgh for time to rest and refresh ready for another day of exploring!

Plan your visit: Edinburgh Castle

Spend a day exploring Edinburgh, starting with the city’s famous castle that dominates the skyline from its position on Castle Rock, housing the National War Museum and St Mary's Chapel. Plan an afternoon with tickets to The Edinburgh Dungeon and take the ultimate underground journey using actors, theatrical sets and thrilling rides to learn all there is to know about Edinburgh’s darkest history.

Of course, for fans of history, a single afternoon won’t be enough to take in the staggering Great Hall, the Stone of Destiny, or the prisons below the castle’s hall. Make sure to check into our hotel in Edinburgh for time to rest and refresh ready for another day of exploring!

Plan your visit: Princes Street

Enjoy a leisurely stroll down both George Street and Princes Street, the city’s main shopping districts which are lined with upmarket eateries and bars with close proximity to Edinburgh Waverley train station. If you have time, make your way towards The Old Town, where you can wander along The Royal Mile, popping in and out of traditional shops selling tartan gifts and Scottish treats to round off your stay.

Check in to a hotel in Edinburgh City Centre with parking, so that you can drop the car off and head into Princes Street knowing you’ve plenty of car boot space to fill up on your treats and goodies!
The Cairn Hotel Edinburgh luxury hotel has it all — a location perfect to embrace the bustling culture and plentiful history that also allows you to squeeze in some retail therapy. The city is an all year-round destination, but New Year Edinburgh breaks are notably popular with visitors, with a show stopping firework display as well as the infamous street party. Stay at The Cairn Edinburgh Hotel and enjoy all there is to see in Edinburgh, from the Royal Botanic Gardens to the roof terrace at the National Museum of Scotland.

Looking for inspiration for your next trip away? If you love Edinburgh’s shopping scene, you’ll adore Harrogate’s boutique shopping experience. After you’ve explored Edinburgh, why not book your next trip away at our Harrogate hotel?

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