Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square

Edinburgh Hotel
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ChainPrincipal Hotel Company
Brand
Principal Hotels
Built1848
Renovated2017
Total Meeting Space1,046 sq. m
Guest Rooms199
38 Charlotte Square
Edinburgh EH2 4HQ

Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square

Edinburgh Hotel
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Promotions

Summer Banqueting Offer

£46.00
05/01/2018 – 07/31/2018

Winter Meeting Offer Q4 2018/Q1 2019 - DDR/24HR

£36.00
10/01/2018 – 04/30/2019

Christmas Party Nights - Masquerade Ball

£50.00 - £59.00
Multiple Dates Available

Ratings

AA Hotel Services
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Awards

Scottish Hotel Awards: Brand Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2018 Style Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2018 Brand Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2016 Business Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2016 Business Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2015 City Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh - Class Winner 2014 Certificate of Excellence Award by Tripdvisor Green Tourism - Bronze Awardee

Amenities

Room Features and Guest Services

  • Concierge Services
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Luggage Storage
  • Room Service
  • View (Urban)

Facilities

  • Onsite Catering
  • Onsite Restaurant
  • Pet Friendly
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Services

  • AV Capabilities
  • Business Center

Recreational Activities

  • Health Club
  • Indoor Pool
  • Spa or Salon

Venue Accessible By

  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Train

Image Gallery

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Guest Rooms

Total Guest Rooms199
Singles (1 Bed)17
Doubles (2 Beds)136
Suites18
Single (1 Bed) Rate£125.00 – £369.00
Double (2 Beds) Rate£137.00 – £381.00
Tax Rate20%

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Nearby


Local Attractions

Royal Mile

Shopping
1 mi. away
The Royal Mile runs through the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, connecting the magnificent Edinburgh Castle, perched high on a base of volcanic rock, with the splendorous Palace of Holyroodhouse, resting in the shadow of Arthur's Seat. The Mile is overlooked by impressive, towering tenements, between which cobbled closes and narrow stairways interlock to create a secret underground world. ***Photo courtesy of Visit Scotland***
Royal Mile
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2

National Museum of Scotland

Museum
2 mi. away
Explore the diversity of the natural world, world cultures, art and designs, science and technology, Scottish history under one roof. ***Photo courtesy of National Museum Scotland***
National Museum of Scotland
Chambers Street
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH1 1JF

Edinburgh Castle

Historical Landmark
1 mi. away
Edinburgh Castle is a world famous icon of Scotland and part of the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh’s World Heritage Site. It was recently voted top UK Heritage Attraction in the British Travel Awards and is Scotland’s number one paid-for tourist attraction. ***Photo courtesy of Visit Scotland***
Edinburgh Castle
Castle Hill
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH1 2NG

Royal Yacht Britannia

Historical Landmark
4 mi. away
Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia, also known as the Royal Yacht Britannia, is the former royal yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in service from 1954 until 1997. 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. ***Photo courtesy of Luxury Scotland***
Ocean Terminal
Leith
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH6 6JJ

Palace of Holyroodhouse

Historical Landmark
2 mi. away
Visit the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Her Majesty The Queen's official residence in Scotland. Standing at the end of Edinburgh's historic Royal Mile, this fine palace is the home of Scottish royal history. ***Photo courtesy of Visit Scotland***
Palace of Holyroodhouse
Canongate, Royal Mile
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH8 8DX

Edinburgh Zoo

Recreation
3 mi. away
Edinburgh Zoo is owned by The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS). The Society was founded in March 1909, and the Zoo opened in July 1913. Set in 82 acres of sloping parkland, the Zoo is situated three miles to the west of Edinburgh city centre. Visit the UK's only giant pandas (Tian Tian and Yang Guang). Edinburgh Zoo is owned by The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS). The Society was founded in March 1909, and the Zoo opened in July 1913. Set in 82 acres of sloping parkland, the Zoo is situated three miles to the west of Edinburgh city centre. Visit the UK's only giant pandas (Tian Tian and Yang Guang). ***Photo courtesy of Edinburgh Zoo***
Edinburgh Zoo
134 Corstorphine Road
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH12 6TS

Holyrood Park

Park
3 mi. away
Roam through a city park like no other. Holyrood Park’s dramatic hills and crags shape Edinburgh’s unforgettable skyline, and its history and archaeology span thousands of years. Arthur’s Seat, the park’s highest point, is the remains of a volcano, and stone and flint tools found here reveal human activity as far back as 5000 BC. ***Photo courtesy of Historic Environment Scotland***
Holyrood Park
Queen's Drive
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH8 8HG

Waverley Mall Shopping Centre

Shopping
2 mi. away
Waverley Mall offers high quality retail and catering space and exposure to the Edinburgh shopper. It is located at the east end of Princes Street in the City Centre, next to Edinburgh Waverley railway station. ***Photo courtesy of Signs Express***
Waverley Mall Shopping Centre
3 Waverley Bridge
Edinburgh, EDH, GB2 EH1 1BQ

Getting Here

Travel by Rail The nearest train station is the Edinburgh Waverley Station and is only half a mile, or a 5-minute walk, from the hotel. It has direct service to the London King's Cross railway station. Getting a taxi from the station takes approximately 10 minutes, and a typical fare is £5. Travel by Road On-site parking is available at the hotel. All reservations must be made with our concierge; pre-booking is essential to guarantee a space. 24-hour parking is charged at £25, 7 days a week. Day parking until 6 pm is available for £15. Travel by Air The Edinburgh International Airport is just 7 miles, or 25 minutes via taxi, from The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square. A typical fare is under £20 (higher on public holidays). There is regular bus service for £3.50 for a single trip, or £6 return, on the Airlink 100, which takes about 30 minutes and stops at Waverley Bridge. Please be advised that the prices mentioned above can change at any time without prior notice.

Parking

  • Paid Parking£25.00 / day
  • Valet Parking£25.00 / day

Distance from Airport

  • 11.59 km from Venue

More

A cosmopolitan clubhouse in Scotland’s historic capital city Overlooking one of Edinburgh’s prettiest private garden squares, The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square — formerly The Roxburghe Hotel — consists of seven inter-connecting Georgian townhouses in the heart of the New Town, a UNESCO world heritage site. As the newest Principal hotel, it has undergone a multi-million restoration and refurbishment. all of our bedrooms and suites have been given a smart, new look, inspired by the golden age of travel and a genuine sense of Scottish hospitality. Guests familiar with PRINCIPAL will find familiar touch points, including the red bedside telephone, tuck box of treats and a vintage post box. Our beautiful internal courtyard, The Garden — an oasis of calm with a glass roof — is open from breakfast through to the wee hours. Inspired by the flavours of the Eastern Mediterranean, our new restaurant, BABA is brought to you by the team behind Glasgow’s award-winning Ox and Finch restaurant. Free, superfast Wi-Fi with a maximum bandwidth of 100Mb is available throughout the hotel. For business users superb dedicated events and meeting facilities. Ideally located for short breaks in Edinburgh, the hotel is just two minutes’ walk from Princes Street and overlooks the magnificent Edinburgh Castle. There is also on site car parking for central Edinburgh and easy access to Waverley train station. We have all the facilities you need for hosting a successful conference, meeting, training session or special event in Edinburgh. All of the meeting rooms have been kitted out with all the AV and IT you are likely to need.

Seasonality

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High Season
Sep 1 – Nov 10
May 1 – Jun 30
Shoulder Season
Low Season
Aug 1 – Aug 31
Dec 1 – Dec 31
Jan 1 – Apr 30

Additional Information

Scottish Hotel Awards: Brand Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2018 Style Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2018 Brand Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2016 Business Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2016 Business Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh & The Lothians - Regional Winner 2015 City Hotel of the Year | Edinburgh - Class Winner 2014 Certificate of Excellence Award by Tripdvisor Green Tourism - Bronze Awardee The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square offers guests a luxury hotel experience, perfectly situated on thriving George Street and Charlotte Square.