Edinburgh’s choice of winter activities is more than matched by its choice of accommodation. Whether you prefer the boutique chic of a designer hotel like or the cosy comfort of a country B&B, it’s all here. City centre budget hostels sit alongside grand hotels where all the action is, with plenty of guest houses and self-catering apartments throughout the city. Some places offer inclusive deals for several days over the busy festive season. Visit www.winterinedinburgh.com for accommodation information.
For the ultimate Edinburgh’s Hogmanay experience check into the award winning George Hotel, recommended accommodation provider for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay. This four star hotel, perfectly situated in the city centre on the thriving George Street, has recently undergone a £20 million refurbishment, offering guests a luxury hotel experience in the heart of the city. Surrounded by boutiques, bars and restaurants the George Hotel is also in prime position for the official Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations, with the Street Party and Concert in the Gardens just a stroll away. www.principal-hayley.com
With all the events taking place in the city, accommodation is at a premium so book in advance as early as possible.
If you are looking to extend your New Year visit or for accommodation outwith Edinburgh, VisitDunfermline offers a wide choice of high quality and great value accommodation only 20/30 mins from Edinburgh.