Motel One Edinburgh - Princes

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Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, desk, soundproofing
Standard Room, 1 Single Bed | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, desk, soundproofing
Standard Room, 1 Single Bed | Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, desk, soundproofing
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, desk, soundproofing

Overview of Motel One Edinburgh - Princes

Motel One Edinburgh - Princes

3.5 star property
3.5-star hotel with bar/lounge, near Princes Street

9.0/10 Superb

997 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Bar
  • 24/7 front desk
The price is £129
Price available on 2/10/2022
10-15 Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH2 2AN
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Multilingual staff
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Lift
  • Flat-screen TV

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In New Town
  • Princes Street - 1 min walk
  • Royal Mile - 5 min walk
  • University of Edinburgh - 12 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 13 min walk
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre - 1 min drive
  • George Street - 6 min drive
  • Grassmarket - 11 min drive
  • Murrayfield Stadium - 15 min drive
  • Edinburgh Zoo - 39 min drive

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 40 min drive
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) - 2 min walk
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 4 min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 26 min walk

About this property

Motel One Edinburgh - Princes

3.5-star hotel in the heart of New Town
Close to Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle, Motel One Edinburgh - Princes provides amenities such as a bar. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage
  • A lift, tour/ticket information and multilingual staff
  • Smoke-free property and express check-out
  • Guest reviews give top marks for the proximity to shopping
Room features
All guest rooms at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes include perks, such as premium bedding, as well as amenities, such as complimentary wireless Internet access and soundproofing. Guest reviews speak positively of the overall comfort rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding and Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Bathrooms with hydromassage showers and hairdryers
  • Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Coffee/tea makers, daily housekeeping and desks



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 140 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time from 3 PM until 10:30 AM
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (6 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 1 per room)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Restrictions apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • No on-site parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) 6:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children stay free


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2014


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Shower only
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 10.5 per person (approximately)


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15 per pet, per night

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; guest room doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Motel One Edinburgh-princes
One Edinburgh-princes
Motel One Edinburgh-Princes Scotland
Motel One Edinburgh-Princes Hotel
Motel One
Motel One Edinburgh Princes
Motel One Edinburgh - Princes Hotel
Motel One Edinburgh - Princes Edinburgh
Motel One Edinburgh - Princes Hotel Edinburgh

Frequently asked questions

Does Motel One Edinburgh - Princes offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Motel One Edinburgh - Princes does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes?
As of 27 Sept 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes on 2 Oct 2022 start from £129, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room. There's a charge of GBP 15 per pet, per night. Service animals are exempt from fees.
Is parking offered on site at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes?
Sorry, there's no on-site parking at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Motel One Edinburgh - Princes?
You can check in from 3 PM - 10:30 AM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-out is available.
Are there restaurants at or near Motel One Edinburgh - Princes?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Tiles Bar (3-min walk), Holy Cow (3-min walk) and Dishoom (4-min walk).
What's the area around Motel One Edinburgh - Princes like?
Motel One Edinburgh - Princes is in New Town, a short 2-minute walk from Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) and 5 minutes' walk from Royal Mile. Travellers say that this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Mel, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Stay here
Reception is incredibly wonderful providing exceptional service. Location is ideal, right infront of the train station. Everything is walking distance. The room is a bit small but had zero complaints.
Kathy, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Super comfortable, super friendly, great location.
I checked in early, into a large room, with a king-size bed, overlooking Princes St. Staff were efficient, helpful, friendly. Romm had AC, great WIFI, walk-in shower. Great lighting, including bedside reading lights. Really comfortable.
D, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Good central place
Great location, friendly efficient staff. Room clean, wheelchair friendly bathroom. Slight niggles: not enough shelves in room and bathroom and no musli at breakfast.
2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Good Location
Amazing hotel very friendly staff. Located opposite the train which make its very convenient
Abdul Hamid, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Very friendly staff. Room was modern and comfortable.
Ryan, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Barry, 3-night trip
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6/10 Good

Just ok
Good location, public rooms decent, bedrooms very basic. Everything worked, just basic
Paul, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Catherine, 1-night trip
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