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Top Old Town Romantic Hotels

Beautiful And Contemporary 3 Bedroomed Apartment On The Royal Mile
244 Canongate, Flat 2, 3 Chessels Court, Edinburgh, SCT
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4.9/5Exceptional! (57 reviews)
Amazing apartment in a fantastic location!

"Lovely, spacious apartment located right off the Royal Mile, within walking distance to everything! The apartment is immaculately clean, with super comfortable beds and lovely linens. Marion was very responsive and helpful. We wouldn’t stay anywhere else in the future! Highly recommend!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

Beautiful And Contemporary 3 Bedroomed Apartment On The Royal Mile
Edinburgh Royal Mile - Parliament Square Apartment
1/13 Parliament Square, Edinburgh, SCT
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4.8/5Exceptional! (92 reviews)
Fantastic

"Without doubt the best holiday accommodation we have rented. The property is immaculate and surprisingly quiet Despite being in the heart of the city. Fabulous place to watch the world go by or performing magicians right from your window. Shahid is an absolute gentleman and we will definitely book ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 22, 2020

Edinburgh Royal Mile - Parliament Square Apartment
The Park - Holyrood Road Apartment With Free Parking and Lift Access
4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Simply excellent

"Perfect base, everything needed and more. Will be returning"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 22, 2020

The Park - Holyrood Road Apartment With Free Parking and Lift Access

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Cheval Old Town Chambers
5 out of 5
Roxburgh's Court, Off 323 High Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $169 per night from Nov 12 to Nov 13
4.8/5Exceptional! (1,380 reviews)

"Our apartment was lovely. We were greeted by Alistair at reception who was very helpful and welcoming. The room was very clean, no complaints whatsoever. We will definitely be returning!"…"

Reviewed on Oct. 5, 2020

Cheval Old Town Chambers
Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre
4 out of 5
80 High Street The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $198 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
4.6/5Wonderful! (956 reviews)

"Having spent 2 nights here to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary we could not have asked for a better hotel. From the moment we arrived the staff were lovely and even offered us an upgrade due to our celebration which I thought was so nice. Bar staff in the evening were so helpful. Would definitely ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 2, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre
Hotel du Vin & Bistro Edinburgh
4 out of 5
11 Bristo Place, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $128 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.6/5Wonderful! (972 reviews)

"My husband and I had pre booked a night here before all the restaurants etc had to close. We were unsure as to whether to cancel or go given the circumstances! I’m glad to say we went and enjoyed every minute of it. The staff were very aware of the situation and done their best to make sure our stay ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 17, 2020

Hotel du Vin & Bistro Edinburgh
Motel One Edinburgh-Royal
3.5 out of 5
18-21 Market Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $112 per night from Oct 31 to Nov 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (993 reviews)
Loved this place!

"Staff so welcoming. Room impeccably clean. ust across the street from the airport bus final stop. Perfect!We were just there on a stopover for 2 nights trying to get back to the US before travel restrictions. How nice to have a comfortable place to stay amidst the travel chaos."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Motel One Edinburgh-Royal
Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel
4 out of 5
61 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $130 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,272 reviews)

"Excellent Hotel in a great Location and friendly staff willing to go the extra mile."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 11, 2020

Apex City of Edinburgh Hotel
The Scotsman Hotel
4 out of 5
20 North Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is CA $191 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.5/5Wonderful! (971 reviews)

"Enjoyed everything from the check in to the beautiful room with the added complimentary malt whisky, Breakfast was of a high standard ,service was excellent,definitely my favourite hotel and can’t wait to return."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 11, 2020

The Scotsman Hotel
Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh
5 out of 5
1 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $193 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4
4.5/5Wonderful! (981 reviews)

"Everything was perfect. Reception Staff were friendly and very helpful even when I collected my car from the sister hotel Radisson Blu car park. The room and location were excellent. Breakfast and the lady in the breakfast room were lovely. I would definitely recommend and stay again."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 6, 2020

Radisson Collection Hotel, Royal Mile Edinburgh
Apex Grassmarket Hotel
4 out of 5
31-35 Grassmarket, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $104 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,276 reviews)

"The staff weekend very friendly and helpful, we had a problem trying to find the hotel as the road was closed so I called the receptionist was very helpful trying to give instructions. The hotel itself was great and we had an amazing view of the castle, my only niggle with the room was that it was ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 19, 2020

Apex Grassmarket Hotel
Holyrood Aparthotel
4 out of 5
1 Nether Bakehouse Holyrood, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $79 per night from Nov 17 to Nov 18
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,739 reviews)

"The location of this hotel and the amenities of the rooms are fantastic and the staff are more than helpful in these strange times"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 27, 2020

Holyrood Aparthotel
The Inn On The Mile
4 out of 5
82 High Street, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is CA $179 per night from Nov 5 to Nov 6
4.4/5Excellent! (577 reviews)
Amazing! Location and Staff

"Our stay was amazing, Vinnie was extremely helpful. He checked us in and gave us details about the city. He always made sure our stay was going well and was an amazing host overall. This hotel is in the middle of the city, great location and the Pub/Bar downstairs has a great selection. The staff ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 30, 2020

The Inn On The Mile
Fraser Suites Edinburgh
4 out of 5
Fraser Suites Edinburgh, 12 - 26 St Giles Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
The price is CA $111 per night from Nov 15 to Nov 16
4.4/5Excellent! (2,147 reviews)

"The Frasier suites are situated in St Giles Street ideally located and within walking distance for Edinburgh Castle, St Giles cathedral and the Royal Mile."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 9, 2020

Fraser Suites Edinburgh
The Inn Place
4 out of 5
20-30 Cockburn Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
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4.4/5Excellent! (971 reviews)

"Location was excellent...close to tram station and pick up location for airport bus. Soap was not replaced daily. Bed was beyond terrible."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

The Inn Place
Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa
4 out of 5
81 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, Scotland
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The price is CA $153 per night from Oct 28 to Oct 29
4.4/5Excellent! (986 reviews)

"For a first stay after lockdown it was great for our wedding - we hope to come back next year when we can try the spa and restaurant in more normal times"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 26, 2020

Macdonald Holyrood Hotel and Spa
Residence Inn by Marriott Edinburgh
4 out of 5
36 Simpson Loan, Quartermile, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $128 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4.3/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"The staff were so friendly and helpful! I really felt like they went out of their way to make our stay great."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott Edinburgh
ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile
3 out of 5
77 South Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $73 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
4.2/5Excellent! (1,110 reviews)

"Staff warm and welcoming. Room very clean and comfy bed. Towels too small."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 17, 2020

ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge - Royal Mile
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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in Old Town

If you and your partner need a romantic escape, we've got just the thing. If you're in the market for an outdoorsy vacation with activities like scuba diving and kayaking, or you'd prefer a spa day and 24-hour room service, you'll be sure to get in some good quality time while in Old Town. Our guests also love Old Town for its interesting historical sites, top museums, and major shopping area. You might consider checking out some of the nearby sights and attractions such as St. Giles' Cathedral, Greyfriars Kirk, or Princes Street Gardens. If you're looking for certain amenities to make your romantic trip even more magical, we'd like to help. When you search for a place to stay on our website, it's easy to filter through properties by amenity and find an accommodation that will meet your needs. If you're interested in staying close to a particular destination, you can sort properties by neighborhood or distance to top landmarks, so you'll be able to see everything on your list.

When is the Best Time to Visit Old Town?

Weather can be a major factor for your romantic getaway, so we've provided rainfall and temperature stats to help you plan for your trip:

  • Hottest months: July, August, June, and September, with an average temperature of 63°F
  • Coldest months: February, March, January, and December, with an average temperature of 34°F
  • Driest months: March, February, December, and July, with an average rainfall of 0.07 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, February, December, and July, with an average rainfall of 0.09 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Old Town

There's nothing better than experiencing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all there is to see and do in Old Town. If you're hoping to experience some of the local culture, you'll love Old Town for its interesting historical sites, top museums, and major shopping area. If you want to spend a day exploring, you might consider a stop at St. Giles' Cathedral, Greyfriars Kirk, or Princes Street Gardens.

Expedia travelers also enjoy Old Town for its:
  • Tours
  • Restaurants
  • Monuments
  • Art

Getting Around Old Town

To get to Old Town, book a flight to Edinburgh (EDI), which is the closest major airport, located 6.9 mi (11.1 km) from the city center. To venture out into the surrounding area, hop on a train at Edinburgh Waverley Station.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for romantic hotels in Old Town?
Are you looking for a romantic escape? Couples choose Old Town for its top-notch restaurants, interesting historical sites, and top museums. If you’re hoping to explore some cultural attractions while you’re in town, Usher Hall or Royal Lyceum Theatre make for a fun date night. Whether you and your partner are just looking for a change of scenery or you’d like to be pampered with luxurious amenities and fine dining, you can take your pick of 31 hotels and other accommodations in Old Town for the perfect romantic getaway.
What's the best hotel for a couple going to Old Town?
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features pillowtop beds and a full-service spa. Other good options for a romantic stay include Radisson Blu Hotel, Edinburgh City Centre and Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh.
What is there to do in Old Town?
There’s nothing better than seeing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider checking out all that Old Town has to offer. If you’re hoping to experience some of the local culture, you’ll love Old Town for its interesting historical sites, top museums, and major shopping area. A visit to Royal Mile, Grassmarket, or Edinburgh Castle might be just the ticket when you’re checking out the sights.

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