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Brooks Hotel Edinburgh

Travelzoo Staff

Why We Love It

  • It's in the city centre, close to Princes Street & the Old Town
  • Stay in one of Edinburgh's period buildings with plenty of vintage features
  • The courtyard is a lovely oasis away from the buzz of the city
  • Breakfasts are typically hearty & include award-winning local produce

"Littered with sleek boutiquey touches" -- The Sunday Times
80%
Enjoyed This
(5 Member Ratings)
"Very friendly staff who were very accommodating with our specific needs. Conveniently situated."
rob
11. Aug 2017
chester, UK

Map & Directions

The hotel is a 5-minute walk from Haymarket railway station, where you'll also find the stop for the Airlink shuttle bus to Edinburgh Airport (the journey costs £7). Alternatively, it's a 20-minute taxi journey to the airport. You can also take the tram from the railway station to Edinburgh Airport which costs £8.50, return.

There is an underground car park with limited spaces behind the hotel. The cost is £12 per day -- it's advisable to book in advance. On-street parking is available just off Grove Street and is chargeable from 8.30am-6.30pm Monday to Saturday, but is free overnight and all day on Sundays.

Rooms & Rates

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Overview

The Brooks Hotel is housed in a 19th-century Gothic stone building in the buzzing West End of Edinburgh. It's "littered with sleek boutiquey touches", according to The Sunday Times, including faded tan leather armchairs, retro side tables, black chandeliers and stag antlers.

Edinburgh Castle is one mile from the hotel, while the Royal Mile, historic Grassmarket and the labyrinthine streets of the Old Town, with its vintage boutiques and cafés, are all a 10-minute walk away. Princes Street, Edinburgh's main shopping road, is even closer -- a 5-minute walk from the hotel.

There's a pretty courtyard -- ideal for al fresco summer drinks -- as well as an honesty bar stocked with local whiskies. In the winter, enjoy afternoon tea in front of the log fire in the lounge. Breakfast, which includes award-winning haggis from a local butcher, is served in the stylish dining room.

Compact Doubles are snug, but perfectly big enough for an overnight stay, while Double rooms are larger and feature designer wallpaper, and a blend of modern and vintage furniture collected from Edinburgh's independent shops. The bathrooms are decorated with Victorian crackle glaze tiles and have de-misting mirrors and an eco shower. Rooms also offer free Wi-Fi, Hungarian goose down duvets, an iPod docking station and a flat-screen TV. There are three family rooms that sleep up to four people. 

From the press:

  • "A home from home with a touch of luxury" -- Country & Town House

  • "Stylish interiors, happy staff, a central position in town" -- Sawdays Special Places to Stay British Hotels & Inns


Amenities

General

  • Bar
  • Restaurant

Services

  • Express check-in / checkout
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe in reception (fees apply)

Room amenities

  • Coffee / tea-making facilities
  • DVD / CD player & library
  • Flatscreen TV

Internet

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas

Bathroom

  • Hair-dryer
  • Luxury toiletries
  • Bathtub or shower

Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. Please check with the hotel.

Policies

Check-in: Standard Time is 2pm.

Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.

Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.

Additional details: Pets not allowed Check-in time starts at 2pm Check-out time is 11am

National Rating
This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Know Before You Go

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 9.50 for adults and GBP 4.75 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 20
  • Onsite credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Have a Question? Contact Travelzoo.

Customer Service available 24 hours

Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.

80%
Enjoyed This
(5 Member Ratings)
Ratings & reviews reflect verified member feedback for Brooks Hotel over the past 15 months.
3.4 Ambiance
3.4 Location
3.4 Rooms
4.4 Quality of Service
3.4 Value for the Money
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Enjoyed Most
comfortable bed
Other Comments
very enjoyable
ann 12. Sep 2017 Warrington, UK
Other Comments
The sheets had a large yellow stain, so we had to have new sheets put on the bed. Only one hand towel was provided when we first entered the room so we had to call down for two bath towels.
Katie 28. Aug 2017 Atlanta, GA, USA
Enjoyed Most
Very friendly staff who were very accommodating with our specific needs. Conveniently situated.
rob 11. Aug 2017 chester, UK
Enjoyed Most
How helpful and friendly the staff were.
Other Comments
The breakfast was lovely.
Barbara 15. Dec 2016 Dumfries, UK

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