For a real insiders view of Edinburgh, spread your wings and explore surrounding areas like Granton, Pilton, and Warriston.
Edinburgh is world famous as the home of Edinburgh Castle. This popular attraction is less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the center of town.
You’ll find plenty of unique cultural attractions in and around Newhaven. Step inside the many inspiring exhibit spaces such as the Royal Yacht Britannia, Inverleith House and the Newhaven Heritage Museum. Lovers of the arts will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre. Popular galleries, include the Hanover Fine Arts Gallery.
There are many natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Read a book or newspaper in one of the parks and gardens, which include the Royal Botanic Garden. The conservation havens such as Calton Hill, allow visitors to see the birds, trees and plants which inhabit the region.
Go to the Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Come see local favorites, the Hibernian FC, take on their rivals in the nearby Easter Road Stadium. On match days the stadium overflows with green and white, as soccer fans gather to cheer on their beloved team.
When it’s time to put your feet up after checking out the charming streets of Newhaven, check in to one of the area’s numerous accommodation options. Take your pick from the George Hotel, the Apex Waterloo Place Hotel, or the Holiday Inn Express - Edinburgh City Centre.