Information about The Principal Edinburgh George Street Hotel

Stay in a beautiful Grade 2 listed building in the heart of Edinburgh, a short walk from the Castle, National Museum of Scotland and Queen Street Gardens, at the 5-star The Principal Edinburgh George Street. Curl up in your colourful room, which is fitted with a flat-screen TV, with cable and on-demand movies, wifi access and private bathroom. After a major refurbishment the hotel's restaurant and bar, The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen opened in late 2015. The vision for the restaurant has been developed by one of London’s most respected restaurateurs, Des McDonald. With over 20 years’ experience running some of city’s most high profile establishments, he has shaped every aspect of The Printing Press from the concept, design and menu to bring a new restaurant experience to Edinburgh’s dining scene. The restaurant on George Street nods to the capital’s rich literary heritage: number 25 George Street was home in the 1780s to the acclaimed novelist Susan Ferrier, the equal of Jane Austen, according to Sir Walter Scott, and Robert Burns was a frequent visitor; late, in 1840, records show one John Oliphant living there – and Oliphant’s and Ferrier’s descendants founded Oliphant, Anderson and Ferrier, one of Scotland’s most prestigious publishing houses.

The Printing Press Bar & Kitchen showcases the exceptional quality of ingredients available in Scotland, creating contemporary takes on classic dishes. Its late-night cocktail bar offers a collection of local spirits, from single malts to Edinburgh gin and Scottish vodka.

Services of The Principal Edinburgh George Street Hotel

  • Banqueting facilities
  • Concierge
  • Currency Exchange
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Elevator/Lift
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Laundry
  • Luggage room
  • Night Porter
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Reception desk
  • Safety deposit box
  • Cot on request
  • Board room
  • Business Centre
  • Conference Rooms
  • Fax
  • Flipchart
  • Overhead projector
  • Photocopying
  • City Map
  • Wake-up calls
  • Wifi in the lobby
  • iPOD and iPhone adapter
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Free Wi-Fi in the lobby
  • 24-hour room service
  • High chairs
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Meeting rooms
  • Broadband internet access
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms
  • 24 hour room service

Address

19-21 George Street

Customers rating

90
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Hotel badges

  • City Hotel
  • Luxury Hotel
  • Romantic Hotel

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