Enjoy some first-class R&R time at this luxurious 4 star Top Secret Hotel, ‘Great location, stunning architecture, style hotel – 4 star – Edinburgh’, in the heart of Edinburgh. Whether you’re travelling with friends, family or loved ones, this deluxe property guarantees that your stay in the capital will be relaxing, enjoyable and memorable so that you can go home well-rested and with plenty of new memoirs to cherish for a lifetime. Set on the city’s most famous and exclusive street, Prince’s Street, this hotel boasts convenient proximity to all the main tourist attractions, fine-dining establishments and the many shops and boutiques in the area. The building that houses the hotel is a striking piece of modern architecture that perfectly complements the modern and stylish interior for a comfortable and warming effect. The staff at the 24-hour reception are particularly helpful and friendly, and are always more than happy to offer recommendations and provide you with all the home comforts you should need during your stay. Before retiring to your well-appointed guest room or suite at the end of the day, be sure to make use of the hotel’s leisure facilities such as the DVD library, spa with indoor pool, steam room and sauna, or head to the lobby bar for a glass of your favourite wine, or locally brewed whisky!
There are a huge number of specialist museums and associated shops around Edinburgh where you can find a whole host of local goods and souvenirs. What better place than in the Scottish capital to pick up your very own kilt, made from the traditional tartan fabric that’s become synonymous with the country? At the Edinburgh Old Town Weaving Co. you can observe and learn about the craft of producing a kilt and the long history behind the garment. The working mill produces hundreds of them a day, and can create bespoke versions to fit your family clan – the perfect original gift! There are also ice-cream parlours and coffee shops on the site so you can make a full day of it!
Fine-dining is something Edinburgh does particularly well, and with a total of four Michelin-starred restaurants in the city, you’ll be spoilt for choice! The award-winning restaurant at the Balmoral Hotel, Number One, is known for its decadent menu of innovative and modern European cuisine, whilst the setting is perfect for a special or romantic occasion. For French dishes with a twist, grab a table at Kitchin, where each ingredient is carefully sourced and expertly prepared with ravishing results. Vegetarians shouldn’t miss a trip to Martin Wishart restaurant where they will be very well catered for with spectacular modern European dishes and warm and efficient hospitality.