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Royal Mile

The modern G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh offers a prime location just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile and about a 5-minute walk from Edinburgh Castle.

Italian cuisine

The entire hotel – guestrooms, lobby, the acclaimed Cucina restaurant, and the chic Bar G&V – showcases jewel-like colors, bold patterns, and rich textures.


Guestrooms feature premium bedding, Bang & Olufsen LCD TVs, iPod connectors, and plush bathrobes. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Opened in 2009, this Edinburgh luxury hotel's modern design creates a dramatic counterpoint to the surrounding Old Town neighborhood. Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street Gardens, St. Giles' Cathedral, and the shops and cafes of the historic Royal Mile are all within a short stroll.

The hotel's Cucina restaurant serves contemporary Italian cuisine. The see-and-be-seen Bar G&V is a favorite with guests and locals alike.

G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh is a smoke-free property (fines may apply for violations).

  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • One meeting room 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Express check-in 
  • Health club 
  • Total number of rooms - 136 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Video-game console 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Desk 
  • Climate control 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Shower only 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Cucina - Modern Italian cuisine. Antipasti, homemade pastas, seafood, lamb, Italian cheeses, luscious desserts, wide selection of wines. Menu changes with the seasons, but may include Homemade Ricotta and Spinach Ravioli, Saffron Risotto with Bone Marrow, Grilled Swordfish, and, for dessert, tiramisu, gelato, and panna cotta. Reservations advised.

Bar G&V- Fashion-forward bar featuring creative cocktails, Italian coffees, Vestri hot chocolate, and Italian-inspired fare. State-of-the-art audiovisual system. Chic, colorful decor. Open mid-morning till the wee hours.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Braille or raised signage 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


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We should mention

Children 4 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh is listed in the 2010 Condé Nast Traveler Hot List.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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