Edinburgh’s major sights, including the lanes and wynds of the Royal Mile, the Palace of Holyroodhouse and the impregnable Castle atop its rocky promontory. Wander along Princes Street, with its shops, stores and colourful festive markets, stopping to explore the Traditional Highland Village in Princes Street Gardens, where the gifts, handicrafts and foodstuffs showcase the best of Scottish fare, together with an authentic German Market
Holiday Inn Express® – Edinburgh City Centre hotel is a 10-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley station in the city’s New Town. It’s a short stroll to the York Place tram stop, which has a direct connection to Edinburgh Airport. The Edinburgh Playhouse theatre and OMNI Edinburgh’s restaurants and cinemas are right across the road. Princes Street and George Street’s shops are a few minutes’ walk away.
You can ramble over the ramparts of Edinburgh Castle, 20 minutes’ walk from the hotel. Or experience more royal flavour, less than a mile from the hotel, at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the Queen’s official Scottish residence. Amble through the expansive Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, half an hour on foot from the hotel, or wander into Princes Street Gardens to spot the huge floral clock.