The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square

Edinburgh, Scotland

Royal Mile

Superior room

Princes Street Gardens

Superior room

An imposing collection of townhouses brimming with old-world style and up-to-date conveniences in Edinburgh's New Town, including breakfast and optional dinner


  • You'll find no end of attractions to marvel at whilst in Edinburgh, and with a stay in its New Town, you'll never have to wander far for a spot of sightseeing. Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh Playhouse, the National Museum of Scotland and the city's thriving art scene are all at your fingertips, while the historic Old Town, Holyrood Park and Arthur's Seat are within a half-hour walk

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  • If you choose to buy it, the money will go towards your purchase, if not, the cash will be credited to your Secret Escapes account.

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