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.

The Scotsman Hotel

Save
Traveller (760)
Room & Suite (537)
Dining (64)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Suites
Multilingual Staff
4 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Additional information
Offers from The Scotsman Hotel
Offers & Announcements: SAVE 10% PLUS PROSECCO
Offers from The Scotsman Hotel
Offers & Announcements: SAVE 10% PLUS PROSECCO
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__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"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
4 Jun5 Jun
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$278.
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","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","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","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "31183f364b694862a0309e42b82bcc37", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":192438,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[51027147],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":6,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":6,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":278,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"31183f364b694862a0309e42b82bcc37","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":278,"lowestMetaPrice":278,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":278,"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":278,"lowestMetaPrice":278,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":278,"hotelName":"The Scotsman Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjMxMTgzZjM2NGI2OTQ4NjJhMDMwOWU0MmI4MmJjYzM3IiwiQUlLIjoiMGM0Y2E0ZmQwYmFmNDdlMGE0OGIzNjMwODU5YzgyMDQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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": "04/06/2018", "checkOut": "05/06/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$278", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"51027147":"GetARoom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__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"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__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"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "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\"\/>"}
Reviews (2,695)
There are newer reviews for The Scotsman Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
2,531 results
Traveller rating
1,271
640
334
163
123
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,271
640
334
163
123
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsscotsman newspapernorth bridge brasserieprivacy hatchroyal miletrain stationmarket streethealth clubdeluxe roombeautiful hotelsteam roommini baran upgradebirthday treatbeautiful roomcentral locationcalton hillprincess street
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
801 - 805 of 2,531 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I spent a weekend at the Scotsman Hotel (previously the offices of the Scotsman Newspaper) in Edinburgh. The room was fantastic historically being a large office with wood panelling and views across Waverley station to Princes Street. It was warm, clean and efficiently run. The...More

1  Thank Nicholas A
Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 April 2016

Dear Nicholas A, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us at The Scotsman Hotel. I am delighted to hear that we were able to meet your expectations for the service we provide. I will surely be sharing your...More

Reviewed 14 March 2016

Positives - fantastic gym for the centre of Edinburgh and pool atmospheric Negatives - Stayed 1 night. Hotel quite dated and we were upgraded to an Editor King Suite. Very doubtful, not appealing overlooking scaffolding and room extremely hot the whole night. Pillows lumpy like...More

1  Thank WWTraveller_11
Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 April 2016

Dear WWTraveller_11, Thank you for sending us your feedback and for choosing The Scotsman Hotel. I understand we did not meet all your expectations on your recent visit. We have taken this on board but please rest assured that this is definitely not indicative of...More

Reviewed 14 March 2016

We booked three rooms here recently to celebrate a birthday weekend. The reception when we arrived was great, very welcoming, and we were able to access our rooms slightly earlier than the advertised check in time which was a bonus. All three rooms were lovely,...More

1  Thank kentpers0n
Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 April 2016

Dear kentpers0n, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us and especially for sharing such wonderful feedback. It is a pleasure to read your lovely review and we are delighted to read that you were impressed by the quality of...More

Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Thanks for an amazing lunch on my birthday! The food was amazing and the staff incredibly attentive. Will definitely be back - with friends! We combined lunch with a morning at the spa - highly recommend a massage and dip in the pool before relaxing...More

1  Thank Alyce0707
Response from TheScotsmanEdinburgh, Manager at The Scotsman HotelResponded 1 April 2016

Dear Alyce0707, Thank you sincerely for this fantastic five star review. It is a pleasure to read your lovely review and we are delighted to read that you were impressed by the quality of the service provided by my colleagues, our facilities and North Bridge...More

Reviewed 13 March 2016

Arriving in Edinburgh's Waverley Station, The Scotsman is easily accessed via a door with buzzer on the ground level, more or less opposite the Market Street entrance of the station - cross the road and turn towards North Bridge then find the door just a...More

1  Thank MKTee
View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Edinburgh
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Minibar
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$210 - US$501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#45 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#48 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$210 - US$501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#23 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#45 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#48 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (760)
Room & Suite (537)
Dining (64)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
NewYorkDeer
19 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Laura R | Reviewed this property |
2pm
0
Votes
wink_bink
4 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from PearsTraveling | Reviewed this property |
Hi, My wife and I stay before the ownership change and we where only there one night so we didn't use these facilities during our stay. It is a beautiful hotel and I'm sure your mother will enjoy it all the... More
1
Vote
VA_NY_Traveler_5
13 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Graeme C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does...
2
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask for a corner room with city view."
Read review
"Ask for s room with a view !"
Read review
"I had a view over north bridge which was lovely in the evening."
Read review
"beautiful room with a view!"
Read review
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