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The unique charm of Edinburgh is enough to sweep you off your feet. The Scottish capital is full to the brim of exciting events, attractions, and great places to eat and drink, perfect for a romantic break for this year’s valentines day.

Get ready to embrace city life by booking a few nights away in the heart of Edinburgh.

Here are our top five reasons to choose Edinburgh this valentines day

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Romantic walks

Our city offers stunning places to take a romantic stroll with your partner. If you are looking for breathtaking views then Carlton hill or Arthurs Seat is the ideal location to sip champagne as the sun sets on the city. We also have Portobello beach and further afield South Queens Ferry and North Berwick both stunning spots for a walk.

Dine-in style

Book a table at one of the city’s numerous Michelin star restaurants this valentines day or if your looking for something a little more low key then one of our great pubs, cafes, or simply anyway we scots are well known for our food you will find what every like from great steaks, seafood, vegetarian cuisine you name it we have it!

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Drinking

So we are not only passionate about our food but also our drink and we are well known for bringing some of the best products to your table not just Whisky or Gin but Irn Bru a drink that confuses many. Edinburgh is perfect for anyone who is passionate about learning more about whisky or gin, we have a variety of some of the best producers and offer great experiences for all audiences such as gin and whisky distillery tours and wine tasting sessions.

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Learn & Explore

From days out to cultural pursuits, Edinburgh has a wealth of top attractions to satisfy all tastes, including some of Scotland’s most visited free and paid-for attractions. There are endless art galleries and museums to explore as well as historic sites and great free tours to take.

Edinburgh International Festival

World Famous Events

Even if you are not with us for valentines day there are many events throughout the year primarily over the summer months that are great for making memories with your partner the is something for everyone. The Edinburgh Festivals bring a wave of colour and soaring excitement to the city. Seven spectacular festivals proudly serve up the most incredible smorgasbord of culture you could ever imagine, filling the city’s performance venues and event spaces in late June, July, and August.

Start planning ahead, book your accommodation now.

We may be currently closed but if you require accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh then we recommend that you look at staying at one of our sister hotels which are all in the heart of the Scottish capital and within walking distance from the cities most iconic and most visited attractions.

Not sure which one of our hotels or apartments to stay at?

Our Hotels

Traditional Scottish Hospitality

Located in the heart of Edinburgh the Old Waverley Hotel is a vibrant merger of Victorian charm and modern comfort. Distinguished by our traditional elegant decor the Old Waverley Hotel offers both leisure and corporate guests the perfect place to stay in the heart of the capital. Click here to learn more.

 

Our Apartments

Stylish Living in the City Centre

Princes Street Suites offers modern stylish apartments in the heart of the capital with spacious open plan living areas, striking bedrooms, comfortable seating, and dining areas. Guests can also enjoy exclusive use of our stunning roof terrace which offers beautiful panoramic views of Edinburgh’s skyline. Choose from 37 spacious, chic apartments accommodating from 2 to 8 guests, in one, two, three-bedroom apartments and a 1,500 sq ft penthouse suite. Click here to learn more.

 

Modern Serviced Apartments in the Heart of Edinburgh

Perfectly located in the heart of Edinburgh the Holyrood Aparthotel provides spacious modern serviced apartments that are ideal for both short and long stays for business and leisure guests. Ranging from studio apartments to double twin apartments accommodating up to five guests. All of our apartments are designed to offer a light, contemporary style with ample clean uncluttered living areas. Ideal for an extended business engagement or a short weekend stay with family or friends, our apartments come with fully equipped kitchens, comfortable dining areas, and all the amenities required for a comfortable stay. Click here to learn more.

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