Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa - Edinburgh

1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9SR  show map
 5 stars
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Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa - Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 12 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa is set in a business area of Edinburgh next to Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, Forth Bridge and The Museum of Edinburgh. The hotel opened its doors in 1985 and was remodeled in 2012.

A castle, a palace and a theater as well as nightlife venues, cafés and bars are at a close proximity to the hotel, set in the heart of Edinburgh and featuring a solarium, a sauna and allergy-free rooms. The center of Edinburgh is 2 km away from the venue.

The hotel offers easy access to shops and fairgrounds.

Guests will find themselves a 10-minute walk from Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art train station. A mere 10 minutes’ drive from Turnhouse.

Rooms

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa features 269 contemporary rooms with a breathtaking view of the sea and such various amenities as television with satellite channels, high-speed internet, an individual safe, central heating and an iron with ironing board. They are outfitted with modern decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the dining area every morning. There is a restaurant serving international dishes on site. Exchange bar offers various types of coffee, tea and afternoon tea. The property is set in Newington district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Kanpai Sushi and Castle Terrace that serve delectable meals.

A continental breakfast is served at the price of GBP 17 per person per night.  The hotel offers a full breakfast at the price of GBP 20 per person per night.  You can start your day with a buffet breakfast, which costs GBP 20 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can make use of concierge service, dry cleaning and laundry as well as an elevator, a safe deposit box and a baggage storage.

Relax

On-site treatment facilities feature steam baths, reflex massage and aroma baths. The property offers a fitness center and a gym to keep shape.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at GBP 12 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   269.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9SR

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City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    9.5 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    57.4 km
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Kanpai Sushi (cuisine: Japanese)
    180 m
  • Castle Terrace (cuisine: Scottish)
    320 m
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    830 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    269

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa photos Room
Club Twin Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|CLUB CASTLE TWIN 2 Single Beds Leisure2

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa photos Room
Club King Room
  • Room size:

    28 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|CLUB CASTLE KING King Bed Leisure2

Club King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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  • General:Internet access
Room Description:

Suite|1 King Bed - Nonsmoking Club Suite - Breakfast, Free Wifi

Club Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Smoking
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Interactive web TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Non Refundable SUITE CLUB

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa photos Room
Standard Twin Room
City view
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Private pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Sauna
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|2 Single Beds - Nonsmoking Room - Breakfast, Free Wifi

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa photos Room
Leisure King Room
City view
  • Room size:

    29 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Club Room, 1 King Bed (with Lounge & Spa Access)

Leisure King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Suite|1 King Bed - Nonsmoking Classic Suite - Breakfast, Free Wifi

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa photos Room
Classic Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 1 Super King-size bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Connecting room
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Non Refundable SUITE CLASSIC

Club Floor Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • General:Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Ironing facilities
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Interactive web TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Wake up service

Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • The Grove Gallery300 m

Places of interest

  • Scottish Widows Bank Plc100 m
  • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers200 m
  • Mons Meg300 m
  • One O'Clock Gun300 m
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland300 m
  • National War Museum Of Scotland300 m
  • Edinburgh Military Tattoo300 m
  • Saint Margaret's Chapel300 m

Convention centers

  • EICC100 m

Shopping areas

  • Alexander Leven400 m

Amusement

  • Filmhouse100 m
  • Odeon Edinburgh100 m
  • D B Amusements200 m
  • Quicksilver300 m
  • Gold Rush Amusements400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Geoffrey Kiltmakers and Weavers200 m

Parks

  • Princes Street Gardens400 m

Theaters

  • Royal Lyceum Theatre100 m
  • Traverse Theatre100 m
  • The Royal Lyceum Theatre Co100 m
  • Filmhouse Cinema100 m
  • Usher Hall100 m
  • Usher Hall100 m
  • Usher Hall100 m

Local attractions

  • The Queen's Hall1.7 km
    Clerk Street, Edinburgh
  • Mansfield Place Church1.8 km
    East London Street, Edinburgh
  • Calton Hill1.9 km
    off Regent Road, Edinburgh
  • Summerhall1.7 km
    1 Summerhall, Edinburgh
  • Inverleith Park1.8 km
    Arboretum Pl, Edinburgh

Near the hotel

  • St Cuthbert's Church180 m
    Lothian Road, Edinburgh
  • The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Museum550 m
    Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  • George Heriot's School620 m
    8 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh
  • Princes Street Gardens750 m
    Princes Street, Edinburgh
  • National War Museum of Scotland440 m
    Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions750 m
    Castlehill, Edinburgh
  • Institut Francais D'Ecosse650 m
    13 Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh

Restaurants nearby

  • Kanpai Sushi180 m

    Address: 8-10 Grindlay Street
    Phone: 0131 228 1602

    74% likes this, based on 244 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: GBP 18 - GBP 24

  • Affogato430 m

    Address: 36 Queensferry Street

    80% likes this, based on 81 reviews

  • The Atelier Restaurant550 m

    Address: 159-161 Morrison Street
    Phone: 0131 629 1344

    95% likes this, based on 157 reviews
    Cuisine: European
    Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 23

  • Castle Terrace320 m

    Address: 33-35 Castle Terrace

    82% likes this, based on 903 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

  • Indaba490 m

    Address: 3 Lochrin Terrace
    Phone: 0131 221 1554

    82% likes this, based on 440 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 12 - GBP 23

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    269

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghSheraton Grand Hotel And Spa

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 227 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    Enjoyed the good service and facilities of a 5Star Hotel!

    Das man nur umständlich ins Restaurant gelangen konnte.

  • Couple
    10.0

    From the minute we walked into the reception area we felt that we were valued customers. When we booked in the receptionist was friendly, polite and very knowledgeable regrading the area and hotel facilities. Our allocated room, although, not having a great view was splendid. The on-suite was spectacular with the different mood lighting options, large bath and modern appearance. The room was serviced daily to a exceptional standard. The Hotel is easily accessible from the airport if you want to use the 'airlink' bus service from the airport as it stops a mere 5 minutes walk away. We would not hesitate to recommend the hotel.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    We loved the newly re-appointed suites which were quite simply stunning. We also noted the smaller towels, master light switch, body activated lighting in hallways and good shower but not power shower. All these things designed to be kinder to the environment without diminishing the guest experience. The best room we have had in Edinburgh without a doubt.

    Breakfast - £20 per person extra and poor quality for such a big price. Would expect to have freshly cooked an served at table for the cost but this was a self service average buffet and not worth the money. Our room also had adjoining door room with noisy neighbours - would prefer to have a room without adjoining door or be given option at booking stage.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The room with castle view was a nice touch, and with the hotel situated within walking distance of whatever you want to do while you stay in Edinburgh, this suited our stay. Santini restaurant and One Spa with rooftop hydro pool was also worthy of our visit and would recommend to anyone staying to try out both.

    You have to pay for the use of the One Spa facilities even though your a hotel guest. This didn't bother us to much as we booked Spa treatment and the use of the Spa facilities where included with this.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    The excellent spa.

    The lack of information about breakfasts. Could do with book giving hotel information instead of the tv which didnt give any help

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I intended to write and give some feedback, so am delighted to have this opportunity. I can't praise the staff in this hotel enough. I regularly stay in hotels, mainly in London, for business. I was very impressed with the hotel staff who were friendly, relaxed and extremely helpful especially Laura on reception and Stuart the concierge. Huge difference from the rather worn out London Hotel scene. I would visit again and would highly recomend this Hotel. The club lounge was lovely and the chef's canapes - clearly handmade. .Highly recommended by this rather weary hotel boarder.

    The only thing that was slightly disappointing was that one of the rooms in the thermal spa was not working - the warm air room? Not even a tepid breeze. To provide best value for money, would expect all rooms to be in tip top condition.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Just love coming back to the Sheraton in the fabulous Edinburgh city

  • Family with children
    7.0

    It is coveniently located if you are visiting Edinburgh for the first time and hence would regard a visit to Edinburgh Castle as a top priority. On top of that it is within easy reach of Princess Street and is still within a reasonable walking distance to Holyroodhouse Palace, though most will want to take the cab back to the hotel.

    The decor and furnishings in the lobby/reception and first floor public areas are a bit old even though they provide an old world charm.The rooms however are modern and allows you to play with lights in order to provide you with the right hue to suit your temperament, but manipulating the lights can be a bit complicated.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Proximity to city centre & old experienced concierge.

    Some of the international staff in both the reception and dining areas of the hotel had some difficulty understanding requests ( language) and I was overcharged at dinner - not something I would expect from a 5 star establishment.

  • Single
    9.6

    I enjoyed my stay ememsly, however, I only had one night at the Sheraton. The hotel, staff and service was excellent and I would definately stay again.Thank you, J

    My only criticism was that when I arrived, I was informed that although I had paid for my booking in full some months ago, that it had still to be taken. This was due to some fortnightly accounting that you do to reconcile you brokers. However, I found it very unprofessional as there is a reason why I chose to pay upfront.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The whole experience. the mood lighting, the castle view, the bed, and the staff.

  • Couple
    9.2

    The spa and the breakfast

    The outside appearance is very decieving. Looks awful from outisde yet very luxurious inside.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I thought my room was wonderful; it had everything I could have wanted for a comfortable stay; the bed was big and really comfortable, the room was quiet and nicely decorated - I had a perfect stay and was very impressed with the bathroom in particular. I felt it was excellent value for money and would certainly stay at another Sheration Hotel again. Booked.net made it all very easy for me; always book all my hotels through Booked.net, it is a truly efficient company.

    Was happy with everything.

  • Family with children
    7.0

    Reasonable price. Very clean and confortable.

    Fair service attitude if u r leisure traveller. I guess it target business traveller.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Great service and very kind staff, always willing to help you and serve you.

    No smokers rooms

How to reach hotel

hotel Sheraton Grand Hotel And Spa - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH3 9SR

Get directions
City Center
  • Edinburgh
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    9.5 km
  • Dundee (DND)
    57.4 km
Train Stations
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Kanpai Sushi (cuisine: Japanese)
    180 m
  • Castle Terrace (cuisine: Scottish)
    320 m
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    830 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    269

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghSheraton Grand Hotel And Spa

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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