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Principal Edinburgh George Street

5-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
19-21 George Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH2 2PB, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near Princes Street Gardens
  • Free WiFi
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Superb9.0
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Comfort
Comfortable
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Principal Edinburgh George Street

from £157
  • Urban Double
  • 1 Double Bed
  • King Superior
  • King Deluxe
  • 2 Beds Superior
  • King Forth View
  • Junior Suite
  • 1 Bed Suite
  • 1 Bedroom George St View
  • 2 Double Beds Superior

What’s around Principal Edinburgh George Street

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Princes Street Gardens (3-minute walk)
  • St. Giles' Cathedral (5-minute walk)
  • Edinburgh Castle (6-minute walk)
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre (6-minute walk)
  • Greyfriars Kirk (8-minute walk)
  • University of Edinburgh (11-minute walk)
  • Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) (11-minute walk)
  • Palace of Holyroodhouse (14-minute walk)
  • Arthur's Seat (15-minute walk)
  • Royal Yacht Britannia (32-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) 26-min drive
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station 9-min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station 22-min walk
  • Slateford Station 8-min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 240 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only) *

  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply *

  • 2 per room

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

WiFi rated super fast

  • Great for browsing, email, gaming, streaming and videochat

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

  • Discounted off-site parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 1775
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
Freshen up
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Burr & Co – This coffee shop only serves light fare.

Printing Press – On-site restaurant.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Principal Edinburgh George Street’s small print

Also known as

  • George Hotel Edinburgh
  • George Hotel
  • George Edinburgh
  • Principal Edinburgh George Street Hotel
  • Principal George Street Hotel
  • Principal Edinburgh George Street
  • Principal George Street
  • The Principal Edinburgh George Street Scotland
  • The Principal Edinburgh George Street

Policies

The name of this property was previously The George.

Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds and sofa beds. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

Deposit: GBP 50 per night

Optional extras

On-site credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 10

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 30.00 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 15.95 per person (approximately)

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 30 per pet, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 1,080 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great Hotel!
Always welcoming, nothing too much trouble. Our stay was very enjoyable and look forward to returning soon. Location on George Street is perfectly situated for getting around and plenty of lovely places to eat.
gbRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Super stars
Best staff in the world
James, gb1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Lost jacket!
Staff could not have been more helpful. Rooms are small, but very clean. My husband left his jacket in Pitlochry, and although they couldn’t help, they all remembered him for that reason, and there was a bit of a running joke. I would go back.
Janice, gbTrip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
Lovely place to stay
Very good reception and concierge teams
Maria Joanna, gbOther trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great hotel in a great location! Friendly staff. Clean rooms. Unlimited breakfast impressive
Hussain, gbRomance trip

Principal Edinburgh George Street

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