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.

Grassmarket Hotel

Save
Share
Traveller (617)
Room & Suite (397)
Storyboard
Overview
Hotel website
E-mail hotel
94-96 Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JR Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
Additional information
Visit Hotel Website
Offers from Grassmarket Hotel
Special Price: SAVE 10% PLUS PROSECCO
Reviews (2,439)
Filter reviews
2,174 results
Traveller rating
1,131
696
211
85
51
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,131
696
211
85
51
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsquirky hotelteacakesbiddy mulligansdandy wallpapertea cakesmagnetic mapgreat locationadjoining pubmagnetic wallipod dockroyal milegrass marketrainfall showersingle roompubs and restaurantslittle touchesloved this hotel
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 2,174 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

The bed here was the most comfortable of anywhere I stayed in a month. Also, it was really fun to be here because of all the clever items and concepts associated with the hotel. The only two things I didn't like were that the breakfast...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank susanwread
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my second visit to the Grassmarket hotel, both of them during the famed Fringe Festival. Because of the Festival, I made my reservation well in advance, 6 months before, a reservation for 5 nights. During the 6 months between reservation (a FREE cancellation...More

Thank Karina17
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karina17, Thank you for taking the time to write to us about your recent stay, we appreciate your feedback. I am sorry that you were not fully satisfied with the service before and during your visit. The room size booked was our Snug Double...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 4 "youthful" ladies celebrating joint birthdays and thoroughly enjoyed our stay for 2 nights. Perfect central location, ideal for the major sights and numerous cafes and restaurants, but also very quiet at night. Quirky rooms, comfortable beds and everything you...More

Thank cee-d2
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi cee-d2, Thank you for this great 5 star rating of your recent visit. The whole team here are pleased to know that you enjoyed your birthday celebrations here, Our central location can't be beaten, with all the best attractions in the city within walking...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic hotel in a great location for castle,royal mile,grey friars and lots of great night life,bars and eating places.Loved breakfast great choice and porridge was yummy.Clean cosy rooms with lots of lovely quirky things.A must stay !! Loved every minuteMore

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Helen B
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Helen B, Wow - thank you for this wonderful review! We are all so pleased that you enjoyed our central location in the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town - perfect for exploring the city on foot and of course all of the great cafes...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed in this hotel for a couple of nights while we visited Edinburgh. The staff were helpful and friendly, and the hotel location was great - right near the castle and in the heart of the Old Town. Our room was...More

Thank eleanorip
Response from 64manager, Manager at Grassmarket HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi eleanorip, Thank you for this 5 star review! It's always lovely to hear such positive feedback from our guests, especially about our lovely team - they will be thrilled to know that you found them to be so friendly. We are pleased that you...More

View more reviews
About
Description
The Grassmarket Hotel is the perfect choice for work and play, and is centrally located moments from the best attractions Edinburgh has to offer including Edinburgh Castle and the historic Royal Mile. If you ...More like to unwind after a hard day in quirky stylish surroundings, you won’t be disappointed. Our designs bring a distinctive and fresh flavour to the Edinburgh hotel market whilst incorporating traditional Scottish twists, with a few surprises along the way! The hotel hasguestrooms, ranging from cosy (single room), comfy (standard twin/double) and comfy plus (triple or 4 singles) all complete with rainfall style showers. Can’t cope without your iPod? Pop it in our dock & kick back in sound proofed rooms. Each bedroom has a large flat screen plasma TV. Oh and if that wasn’t enough to keep you occupied, we also have free Wi-Fi. New to the city? All rooms have wall sized magnetic map that will point you in the right direction and air conditioning as standard. Less
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
42
Price range
US$98 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Grassmarket Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
42
Price range
US$98 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Grassmarket Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
Photos
Traveller (617)
Room & Suite (397)
Dining (11)
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
Nearby HotelsSee all 150 hotels in Edinburgh
Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel
3,014 reviews
.06 km away
Edinburgh Conference Centre
18 reviews
.10 km away
Apex Grassmarket Hotel
196 reviews
.14 km away
Radisson Collection Hotel Royal Mile Edinburgh
3,177 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,755 restaurants in Edinburgh
La Barantine
168 reviews
.05 km away
Graze On Grassmarket
288 reviews
.03 km away
The Grain Store
1,015 reviews
.10 km away
Amber Restaurant at the Scotch Whisky Experience
993 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,248 attractions in Edinburgh
The Scotch Whisky Experience
5,413 reviews
.11 km away
Castle Rock
199 reviews
.02 km away
William Wallace Statue
31 reviews
.12 km away
Scottish National War Memorial
29 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
lizamil
9 April 2017|
Answer
Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi lizamil, Unfortunately we do not have a gym or any work out facilities within the hotel. There are lots of yoga cafes in Edinburgh though, please email us directly if you would like some recommendations. The... More
0
Votes
rmgreen22
8 March 2017|
Answer
Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi rmgreen22, there is no fridges in the bedrooms at Grassmarket Hotel. You can certainly request ice buckets however from reception.
0
Votes
Nan B
2 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from 64manager | Property representative |
Hi Nan B! Yes we do have a lift in the hotel, however this only reaches one side of our building. The other side is accessed by the lift to the 1st floor and then stairs. Should you require full elevator access for your... More
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Ask the hotel at time of reservation whether they can guarantee a proper room (size and elevator)"
Read review
"Ask for a large room. Check for air-conditioning. Essential in high summer. So many UK hotels do NOT have air..."
Read review
"Be sure you have your specific request documented."
Read review
"Nothing on the top floor as the lift doesn't reach there"
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