A friendly, country-style 4* small hotel, located close to Edinburgh city centre and easily accessible to Edinburgh Castle, Roslyn Chapel, Princes Street, the Royal Mile and many of the Scottish capitals major tourist attractions. Being a family owned business we believe it's the small things that matter so we take great care in providing the extra details and comforts to ensure every aspect of your stay is enjoyable. Dating back to 1874, the hotel has been magnificently restored to retain its Victorian grandeur. From stunning stained glass windows to ornate fireplaces and classical corniced high ceilings, you will feel at home here. Its charming warm and friendly atmosphere provides the perfect retreat for a romantic weekend away or the business guest. Complimentary sherry and shortbread await you as you check in to your bedroom. Our rooms are all individually decorated to capture the country-style ambience throughout the hotel. Being a Victorian hotel our rooms come in all different shapes and sizes adding more character than any chain hotel. A mix of classical meets contemporary; we have a range of cosy and comfortable rooms to suit all budgets. You may choose from either a splendid classic double en-suite room or our stylish, more contemporary executive rooms with Super King Beds. Specially designed with romance in mind, our Superior 4 Poster rooms are our most popular, featuring elegant 4 poster beds and in some spa baths, perfect to compliment any special occasion, honeymoon or romantic weekend away. Whichever room you choose all are equipped with flat screen TV, DVD, IPod dock and lots little extras to ensure a comfortable stay.