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81 Holyrood Road  
Edinburgh  EH8 8AU
UNITED KINGDOM

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Overview: Macdonald Holyrood Hotel is a friendly 4-star property offering upmarket accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh. Highlights include extensive wellness facilities, onsite dining and a great location steps from Holyrood Palace and Arthur's Seat.

Location: Edinburgh Old Town is located south of Princes Street Gardens and is the oldest part of the city. The district is centred on the Royal Mile, a charming historic road linking Holyrood Palace and the majestic Edinburgh Castle, which is located atop an extinct volcano. Nearby places of interest include the Edinburgh Vaults, the bars and restaurants of Grassmarket, the Scottish Parliament Building, the statue of Greyfriars Bobby, St Giles' Cathedral and Arthur's Seat. Local bus services provide fast and easy access to other popular Edinburgh destinations.

Exterior: The hotel occupies a mid-rise property featuring a light-coloured facade with prominent stonework on the lowest floors.

Other Information: The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service. Chargeable valet parking is possible.
Location: City Centre
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  • Accessible facilities
  • Air conditioning†
  • Conference facilities†
  • Exercise gym†
  • Lounges/bars†
  • Massage services†
  • On-Site parking†
  • Pool†
  • Restaurant†
  • Room service†
† Fees may apply

Guest Room

Classic rooms are decorated in warm colours with patterned fabrics and elegant furniture. Amenities include satellite TV, a work desk, tea and coffee equipment and an en-suite bathroom.

† Fees may apply

Restaurants and Bars

Rocca@Holyrood combines simple classic Scottish dishes with an Italian twist in a relaxed, flexible and friendly environment. Guests can also enjoy a range of drinks at the bar. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity.


  • Leisure Facilities
    Facilities include an indoor swimming pool, modern fitness centre and a spa complex offering a range of massages and wellness treatments. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises.
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