What's Newington like?
There are lots of things that visitors like about Newington, especially its festivals and historical sites. Enjoy the neighbourhood's museums and cafes. Spend an afternoon at Royal Commonwealth Pool or Surgeon's Hall. There's plenty more to see, including The Meadows and Holyrood Park.
Where are the best places to stay in Newington?
We have 187 accommodation options in the neighbourhood. Here are some of our travellers' top places to stay in Newington:
Sherwood Guest HouseUpmarket guesthouse
- Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Central location
Lauderville Guest HouseUpmarket guesthouse
- Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Garden • Comfy beds
Gladstone HouseUpmarket guesthouse
- Free WiFi • Near public transport
How to get to Newington
Newington is located 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from the heart of Edinburgh.
- Edinburgh Airport (EDI), 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from Newington
Things to see and do in and around Newington
What to see in Newington
- Edinburgh Castle
- Royal Mile
- The Meadows
- University of Edinburgh
- Holyrood Park
Things to do in Newington
- Edinburgh Zoo
- Princes Street
- St James Quarter
- George Street