We have some great suggestions of things to see & do, places to eat & drink and events to attend while in Edinburgh to ensure you experience all the great things our inspiring capital city has to offer while staying at our hotels.

Restaurant & Bars

Victoria Street

Take your wallet on a wonder down Victoria Street, the prettiest in the city with its curving candy-coloured rows of eclectic shops


The fringe is what most people mean when they think of the Edinburgh festival(s), and is still the one to focus on for a quick cultural fix and the weirdest variety of entertainment.
Find out more about Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Arthur's Seat

Climb Arthur’s Seat in time to watch the sun rise over the best view of the most beautiful city in the world (we are not biased at all)
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Biddy Mulligans

Edinburgh’s number one Irish bar, hearty pub food served all day, sports coverage and live music 7 nights a week.

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Edinburgh Zoo

Great for a day out and easily accessible by public transport, the zoo is home to the UK’s only pandas, Europe’s largest outdoor penguin pool and much more.
Find out more aboutEdinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Christmas

Take a twilight ride on the Ferris wheel at the Christmas Market in Princes Street Gardens, Ice skate under the stars with the icy blue-lit castle and the trees bedecked in fairy lights above you, then warm up with Gluhwein, egg nog and freshly-fried doughnuts.
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The Three Sisters

The Cowgate has long been a place for the people of Edinburgh to socialise, and nowhere more so than The Three Sisters bar. Named in memory of the three MacKinnon sisters who were popular performers in the 1740s, The Three Sisters remains Edinburgh’s gathering social hub.
You’ll find hearty grub & a lively atmosphere

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The Granary

Servers quality hearty food in a a comfortable homely setting down by the Leith dock.

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Edinburgh Dungeon

The Dungeon experience combines live actors, rides, shows and special effects to transport you back to relive those darker times.
Find out more aboutEdinburgh Dungeon

Burns Night

Robert Burns Night – Join Ghillie Dhu to celebrate the Great Robert Burns with a Truly Spectacular Scottish Experience. Call on 0131 222 9930

The Golf Tavern

The historic Golf Tavern eatery and drinkery, you are stepping into a little piece of Scottish history, established back in 1456.
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The Front Page Bar & Lounge

This is Edinburghs best kept secret, located within the heart of The Scotsman Hotel. Come indulge in a seriously luxurious Afternoon Tea or draw energy from the crowds with the large selection of drinks on offer. Find our more about Print Room and Lounge 

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