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Welcome to Macdonald Holyrood Hotel

Address: 81 Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, EH8 8AU

Hotel Description

Just metres from Holyrood Park, Macdonald Holyrood Hotel features an award-winning restaurant and luxury spa. With Edinburgh Castle just a mile away, guests have free internet and large rooms. The elegant rooms at Macdonald Holyrood have a marble private bathroom and tea and coffee facilities with free mineral water. Rooms also offer satellite TV, a hairdryer and ample work space. The Steak and Grill Restaurant serves a traditional British menu by candlelight, and offers a selection of fine vintage wines. The stylish Piano Bar serves afternoon teas and a range of beverages. The Vital Health and Wellbeing Club features a gym, indoor pool, sauna and steam room. There is also a beauty centre with modern treatment rooms and a solarium. Situated in Edinburgh’s historical centre, Holyrood Macdonald Hotel is a 5-minute walk from Holyrood Palace and Abbey. With on-site parking available, lively Princes Street can be reached in 15 minutes’ walk.

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  • Massage

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Edinburgh Centre - Town Centre

Edinburgh Centre - Town Centre

Distance 0.49 miles (0.79 km)
Edinburgh is the breathtakingly beautiful capital of Scotland, an exciting place to visit at any time of year. Edinburgh offers you superb sightseeing, historic buildings to explore, quiet galleries and museums to intrigue you, thrilling new attractions to discover, serious shopping, a vast choice of excellent Restaurants, Bistros, Wine Bars, Pubs and Cafes, and nightlife to suit all tastes. When the Picts built a fort on a volcanic crag in the 5th century, to protect Scotland from the invading Angles of Northumberland, Edinburgh's history began. The present Castle, was built on the site by Michael Canmore (1057-93); his wife St. Margaret, built the chapel which you can still visit today.

Museum of Scotland - Museum

Museum of Scotland - Museum

Distance 0.49 miles (0.79 km)
The Museum of Scotland is a striking and impressive achievement, beautifully framed by its surroundings, by Edinburgh's Old and New Towns, and the landscape beyond. From the Museum's roof-top garden visitors will have an unrivalled view of the historical as well as architectural context of the new building. Edinburgh Castle , Greyfriars Kirk, the Scott Monument , the spires and pinnacles of the city, the sea, and the hills beyond interact with the new museum, reinforcing its role as a central point in the nation's heritage, a protector of Scotland 's treasures. In 1991 architects Benson + Forsyth were selected as winners of the architectural competition to design the new Museum of Scotland .

Edinburgh Playhouse - Select One

Edinburgh Playhouse - Select One

Distance 0.53 miles (0.85 km)
The Edinburgh Playhouse is a former cinema in Edinburgh Centre in Scotland which now hosts touring music and musical concerts. Its capacity is 3,059, Stalls: 1,519, Balcony: 860 and Circle: 680 making it the largest UKs working theatre in terms of audience capacity.

Gladstones Land - Edinburgh - Historical Houses

Gladstones Land - Edinburgh - Historical Houses

Distance 0.57 miles (0.91 km)
This is an example of an early high-rise which housed diverse social classes. The merchant and his family would have lived in two of the apartments while the others would have been rented to another merchant, a minister, a knight and a guild officer.Gladstone's Land provides a unique opportunity to experience how people lived and worked in Edinburgh's Old Town over 300 years ago. The merchant's home features a remarkable painted ceiling, wall decoration, fine furnishings and a fascinating kitchen. On the ground floor, shop booths have been recreated in their original setting, complete with merchandise.