Best Western Braid Hills Hotel

Edinburgh Hotel
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ChainBest Western
Best Western
Total meeting space279 sq. m
Guest rooms71
134 Braid Road
Edinburgh EH10 6JD

Best Western Braid Hills Hotel

Edinburgh Hotel
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Room features and guest services

  • Internet access
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service
  • View (Garden)
  • View (Urban)


  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Onsite security
  • Wheelchair accessible

Business services

  • AV capabilities

Venue accessible by

  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Train


  • Dance floor
  • Staging area

Photo gallery

Meeting space

Total meeting space279 sq. m
Meeting rooms4
Largest room34 sq. m
Second largest room34 sq. m
Exhibit space279 sq. m

Guest rooms

Total guest rooms71
Single (One bed)3
Double (Two beds)68
Single (One bed) rate£54.00 – £134.00
Double (Two beds) rate£69.00 – £169.00
Tax rate20%
Occupancy rate95%



Local Attractions

The Scottish Parliament

Historical landmark
3 mi. away
The Scottish Parliament is open to visitors Monday to Saturday and is free of charge to visit. You are welcome to enter the building without the need to book in advance and explore the public areas at your leisure. Please be aware that as we are a working Parliament there are some differences in what you can do depending on which day you visit.

Edinburgh Old Town

3 mi. away
Explore Edinburgh’s beautifully preserved Old and New Town and discover an incredible array of historical and cultural attractions. Old Town, Edinburgh Edinburgh's Old Town is a labyrinth of cobbled streets, narrow alleyways and hidden courtyards, all amazingly well preserved and steeped in the city's history. At its centre is the Royal Mile, a remarkable street of Reformation-era tenement buildings leading from the seat of Edinburgh Castle on Castle Rock down to the grandiose Palace of Holyroodhouse.

Royal Yacht Britannia

Historical landmark
7 mi. away
Scotland's Best Attraction (VisitScotland). The Royal Yacht Britannia was home to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family for over 40 years, sailing over 1,000,000 miles around the world. Now berthed in Edinburgh, you can follow in the footsteps of Royalty to discover the heart and soul of this most special of Royal residences.

Edinburgh Castle

Historical landmark
3 mi. away
A mighty fortress, the defender of the nation and home of the famous Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo – Edinburgh Castle has dominated the skyline for centuries and is part of the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site . The stronghold is the most besieged place in Britain, providing sanctuary and security for many of Scotland’s kings and queens. Today, countless treasures are protected by the castle walls. Marvel at the nation’s Crown Jewels, smell the gunpowder after the One o’Clock Gun fires, hear the castle’s great story on a guided tour and taste the best of Scottish produce – all in this magnificent fortress

Distance from airport

  • 11.3 km from venue


  • Complimentary parking
  • Street parking


Built in 1886 the hotel truly is an Edinburgh landmark. Character and features are proudly displayed throughout the Victorian building in our distinctive corner towers, stained glass windows and original ceiling cornicing. With beautiful gardens, free parking and panoramic views of Edinburgh, you will be surprised to know that we are just minutes from the bustling city centre and just off the city bypass. Each of our event suites have been fully refurbished and offer a distinctive character to choose from, each individually designed with all the required amenities, perfect for a meeting, celebration or event. Our experienced Events Team are on hand from your initial enquiry to the planning and design of your event, suggesting ideas and packages personally tailored to you. If you have a function that you are organising we would love to hear from you.

Additional information

THE BRAID SUITE The Braid Suite is the largest of our event suites with a dedicated entrance from the car park into it’s own bar/breakout area, The Gathering Bar which can comfortably seat 30-40 guests or accommodate up to 120 for a standing drinks reception. The Gathering Bar benefits from 2 x 40’’ Flatscreen TV’s which have the capability to welcome/sponsor messages, rolling slide shows or short video’s, private guest facilities, dedicated entrance and small outdoor seating area. Double doors lead from The Gathering Bar into the Braid Suite which offers a raised stage area, space for up to 12 round tables, checkerboard dancefloor, bottle/shots bar at rear of room and large private outdoor deck area with tables and chairs. THE REGENT SUITE The Regent Suite is brimming with original features including an open fireplace and oversized Crystal chandelier The Regent Suite is the perfect venue to WOW your guests. We can accommodate small meetings for up to 20 delegates in a boardroom layout. The Regent Suite is located on the ground floor of the main hotel building, fully accessible from the main entrance and benefiting from double doors leading to our 1886 Restaurant for lunch and breaks. The Regent Suite is available for private dining and celebrations for up to 30 guests. LED coloured lighting is available to match your décor and gives that sense of occasion to your event. THE LIBRARY The Library is a light and airy space on the ground floor of the main hotel, located close to the main entrance with a large lounge area immediately outside the space, perfect for pre-dinner drinks or conference breakout area. High ceilings, an open fireplace and wood panelling ensure this space is formal yet comfortable with the oldie world charm of a Gentlemen’s club in days gone by. Seating up to 16 guests for a private dining event or 28 in a Theatre Style.


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