28 York Place Edinburgh

28 York PlaceEdinburghEH1 3EPUnited Kingdom
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About 28 York Place Edinburgh

28 York Place Edinburgh is an eco-friendly hotel in the New Town area of the city. The hotel lies near the Edinburgh Playhouse and boasts a function room and meeting space.

The amenities in the eight guestrooms include a flat-screen TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, a coffee/tea maker and private bathroom. Rooms overlook the River Forth or York Place.

Guests can relax with a drink at the bar or host a private celebration in the Milne Suite. On-site parking is available for a surcharge. Other amenities include luggage storage and newspapers in the lobby.

On-site catering is limited to a continental breakfast in the bar and private functions, but there are plenty of nearby dining options. The Turquoise Thistle and Caffè Nero are both within walking distance.

28 York Place Edinburgh places guests within reach of attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, the Edinburgh Playhouse and the National Museum of Scotland.


28 York Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3EP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(131)5240110 | Fax: +44(131)5420111 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible

Positive Reviews

Fantastic location

This hotel places you minutes from the vibrant Princess Street yet manages to retain a peaceful atmosphere, particularly toward the rear of the property Plenty of attractions lie within a short stroll of 28 York Place Edinburgh although the city’s tram service stops outside should you wish to venture further.

Welcoming staff

Guests speak favourably of the hotel’s staff and their willingness to engage in friendly conversation The staff is also happy to provide recommendations for local dining hotspots, so make sure you take advantage of their local knowledge before heading out to eat.

Affordable rates

Comments about the reasonable rates at 28 York Place Edinburgh are common in reviews of the hotel The general theme is that while you shouldn't expect endless luxuries, you do get more than you pay for.

Negative Reviews

Not all rooms have been renovated

If you’re lucky enough to stay in one of the quiet rooms overlooking the river, you won’t have much to complain about Other rooms are yet to be modernised and guest reviews often comment on the outdated décor and lacklustre furnishings Similar comments are made about the hotel bar.

Accessibility may be a problem

There doesn't appear to be any easy way for wheelchair users to access 28 York Place Edinburgh Furthermore, there are no lifts to the second floor so you’ll have to take the stairs and carry your bags up This may not be a huge issue but if you struggle with stairs, it’s something to be aware of.

Rate hikes

Events such as the Edinburgh Fringe see rates at the hotel jump considerably To be fair, 28 York Place is not the only city hotel to do this You may be able to secure a lower rate by booking your stay as far in advance as possible.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 613 reviews across the web
8.4 /10
  • Customer Alliance
    8.4 /10
  • Other Sources
    8.2 /10
8.4 out of 10 based on 613 reviews