4 star

Holiday Inn Edinburgh

132 Corstorphine Road, Murrayfield, Edinburgh, EH12 6UA

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Room and hotel facilities:

The hotels 303 spacious rooms are designed with the guests comfort in mind and offer views across Edinburgh Zoo or the Pentland Hills. Each room comes fully equipped with a bathroom including a bath and hairdryer. All rooms also feature satellite TV with pay per view movies, direct dial phone, Wi-Fi (pay for), desk and tea and coffee making facilities. The Holiday Inn Edinburgh has two restaurants available for guests dining needs, both of which are located on the ground floor. Traders Restaurant is a friendly and family orientated restaurant that serves dishes from around the world and is open throughout the day. Sampans Oriental Restaurant serves up an inspired menu of freshly prepared Asian cuisine and is open for dinner from Monday to Saturday. The hotel`s Café Express and Gallery Bar are a great place to meet up with friends for a coffee or drinks, as well as serving up a varied menu of light snacks. The Spirit health and Fitness Club features a fully equipped gym, indoor heated swimming pool, spa pool, sauna and beauty treatments (pay for).

Hotel and location:

The Holiday Inn Edinburgh is set within the leafy surroundings of Edinburgh Zoo, with fantastic views over the Pentland Hills. This 4 star property is ideally located on the A8 road, putting you 3 miles from both Edinburgh City Centre and Edinburgh Airport. The landscaped grounds of the neighboring Edinburgh Zoo puts you in the perfect location for seeing the animals including the famous Giant Pandas, and makes a great family day out. The nearby business parks of South Gyle and Edinburgh Park, home to RBS, HBOS and HSBC make this the ideal hotel for guests travelling on business. The Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle are a 15 minute bus ride away, with rugby games and concerts at Murrayfield Stadium 1 mile away, meaning you really won`t be short of things to do.

Getting there:

BY BUS: From Haymarket Train Station. Leave the station and take one of the following buses, which will stop outside the hotel: 12, 26 & 31.
BY TAXI: From Haymarket Station. A taxi rank is located outside of the hotel and a one way trip to the hotel will cost approximately £10.
BY CAR: From City Centre. From the city of Edinburgh bypass (A720) drive north bound until you reach the Gogar roundabout.At Gogar roundabout take the 3rd exit, then merge onto the A8.Turn left onto the A8.At Drumbrae Roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A8. Follow the A8 until you see Edinburgh Zoo on the left. The car park entrance is shared with the zoo so turn left and follow signs to the Hotel car park.
From Edinburgh Airport (EDI) Leave the airport and join the A8 by turning left towards Edinburgh. After 2 miles at the Maybury traffic lights go forward on the A8. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit still on the A8 towards City Centre. After 1 mile the hotel is on your left.
From Glasgow Airport (GLA). On leaving the Airport turn left onto the M8 sign posted Glasgow. Stay on the M8 for about 40 miles, until you reach the end of the road, and take the left hand exit onto Edinburgh City Bypass.


Check-in: 2pm Check-out: 12pm

Car Parking:

Onsite car park free of charge for guests.

Other hotel categories to consider:

Central Edinburgh hotels, Murrayfield hotels, 4 star Edinburgh hotels

Expert advice

1800 937 937
Mon-Fri: 9am-8pm
Sat: 9am-5.30pm
Sun: 10am-6.30pm

Customer reviews


Overall rating 89%


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"Great value deal"


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"Lovely hotel, great location, friendly staff"


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"Very easy to book, check-in and check-out. Good fa..."


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"Pleasant overnight stay"