From the Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa Edinburgh to the Rocco Forte Hotel Balmoral, enjoy the height of comfort at these majestic Scottish hotels for groups
These fantastic hotels for groups in the Scottish capital (including the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh –The Caledonian) are among the most luxurious in town
Rocco Forte Hotel Balmoral
First up on our list of Edinburgh hotels for groups, it’s the Rocco Forte Hotel Balmoral. Built in 1902, this historic hotel, located on Princes Street in Edinburgh’s shopping district, has 188 rooms and suites to its name, spread across six floors. It is one of the most striking buildings in town, with Renaissance-meets-Victorian-inspired architecture.
One of the city’s most luxurious five star hotels, you will feel like royalty throughout your stay – especially when dining in the Palm Court tearoom, which sometimes features a harpist. There’s parking, a gym and a spa to enjoy, the latter featuring a sauna, steam room and 15-metre swimming pool. Also, don’t miss the Michelin-starred restaurant Number One.
The National Gallery, one of Edinburgh’s top attractions, is a five-minute walk away
Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian
Next up, with 241 rooms and suites, it’s the Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh – The Caledonian, located in the city centre in the business and theatre districts. Another hotel with a rich history, it was built in 1903.
Enjoy the 24-hour room service, the fitness rooms, swimming pool and a Guerlain spa complete with steam room and sauna. Be sure to enjoy a blockbuster tasting menu at the refined Pompadour dining room.
It is a 23-minute journey in the car to Edinburgh Airport, which is only eight miles from the city centre.
Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa Edinburgh
Next on our list of hotels for groups in Edinburgh, it’s the Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa Edinburgh. It has 269 rooms and suites – ask for a view of Edinburgh Castle for a real treat. The hotel also boasts the biggest spa in the Scottish capital. There’s also a gym, a rooftop pool, and a 19-metre indoor pool.
For dining, try the One Square restaurant and bar, know for its epic buffet breakfasts; for your evening meal, dine al fresco on the terrace. Edinburgh Castle can be reached in just 14 minutes from here on foot.
Stay tuned! In our post due next week we will talk to you about hotels for groups that are great for trips to Cancun, Mexico you might be planning! Are you planning a group trip sometime in the near future? Then let’s make the booking!