Hotel Indigo Edinburgh, 51 - 59 York Place, EH1 3JD

Tel: 0131 556 5577



Get Snap Happy with Polaroid at our Edinburgh Hotel

As part of our 5th birthday celebrations, our boutique hotel in Edinburgh on York Place has introduced Polaroid cameras for staff and guests to create some instant take away memories.

Polaroid is also celebrating a major milestone as they turn 80 this year.

To celebrate, this luxury hotel in Edinburgh are sharing our top spots in Edinburgh for you to get snap happy with family and friends.


Princes Street Gardens... a short walk from our hotel in Edinburgh

This iconic green space can be easily accessed by several gates along Princes Street and it’s only a short walk away from our boutique hotel in Edinburgh. A favourite amongst tourists and locals alike, the gardens feature multiple photo opportunities including the floral clock, Bandstand and Ross Fountain.
Princes Street Gardens


Arthur’s Seat

Get a bird’s eye view of Edinburgh at Arthur’s Seat. This extinct volcano can be accessed by Holyrood Park and within a half an hour you will be at the summit. Take in the sweeping panoramic views and take a snap to cherish the moment forever. Seat Edinburgh


Edinburgh Castle

A short walk from our luxury hotel in Edinburgh is the beautiful medieval fortress of Edinburgh Castle, which is over 1000 years old. It is no surprise that the castle is Edinburgh’s top tourist attraction, snap a picture anywhere in the city centre as this beautiful building dominates most of Edinburgh’s skyline. Castle Hotel

The wonderful thing about Edinburgh is you never need to go far to experience breath-taking views.  So take these memories home with you courtesy of our Polaroid cameras available behind reception for you to enjoy.

Hotel Indigo Edinburgh, a luxury boutique hotel in Edinburgh, is ideally located in the centre of Edinburgh, near to many top attractions.

To check availability, contact our Edinburgh hotel team on or 0131 556 5577





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Hotel Indigo Edinburgh Reviews



This hotel is such a great find. Its location cannot be beat and the rooms are incredibly nice. Great amenities (including complimentary mini bar) and great service. Would definitely stay here again!


Newcastle upon Tyne

I stayed here overnight to see Justin Timberlake on his Man of The Woods Tour. We were greeted with the warmest welcome by the receptionist...genuinely helpful and friendly. We stayed in the Suite, which has everything I could possibly need. A FREE (well stocked) mini bar! Robes, Aveda toiletries, slippers, free calls, a very appreciated cafetiere with ground coffee and a lovely selection of teas. 30mins in and a welcome plate arrived with 5 good size desserts...gorgeous.

Room service was excellent and the breakfast was utterly delicious and brought to the room at no extra charge. The room was very large and spacious with a huge double bed, blissfully comfortable. When needed in the evening the staff pressed a button at reception and a taxi arrived within 2 minutes...Outstanding service!

I had such a fantastic stay here that I shall return in November and I'll be re-booking this Suite.


Kingston upon Hull

Less than 10 mins walk from Waverley. Staff were very polite, helpful and friendly throughout our stay. Room was a good size with a great bathroom. Large shower, robes and Aveda products included. Fridge with free cold drinks. Good breakfast with plenty of choice. Both couples enjoyed and would stay again.



Really nice friendly boutique hotel. We didn't arrive until late but the hotel was more than happy to let us check in late. After checking in we also asked for some area recommendations, which again the staff were more than happy to give us. Our room was really nice and very clean, bed was comfortable and gave us a good night sleep. We stayed for two night and did not hear any noise from the hotel or any of the other guest. In a good location with only a short walk to the shops and restaurant/cinema ! If staying on Edinburgh I would highly recommend this hotel!



Stayed for one night, but very impressed. Receptionist was fantastic, very professional, helpful, good looking and immaculately presented. The room was excellent, very clean, bed comfortable and the shower was fantastic, hot and powerful.

Breakfast well worth the money, with attention to detail and served hot. The location is excellent with just a 10 minutes walk from the station and to Princess Street. I will definitely stay here again.

Great boutique hotel and great value for money. Wish I was staying for longer.



Had a one night stay here. The location is great, right beside a Tram Stop, 2 minute walk to St Andrews Square bus station, 15 min from Waverley Train station and short walk to main shopping and restaurants. Hotel was very clean & comfortable. Good Breakfast. Very friendly staff.



Really nice hotel in a fantastic location for train station, shopping and nightlife. Lovely rooms, with complimentary snacks and lovely Aveda toiletries in the room. Bed was really comfortable, breakfast was also excellent and the staff very friendly. Would definitely recommend this hotel to family and friends visiting Edinburgh.



Visited the hotel and stayed 2 nights having stayed at the Indigo in London. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Lovely rooms, great service, very good location opposite the tram stop and bus routes.
Lovely bar and restaurant is on site if you prefer to stay close for dinner!



I stayed at Hotel Indigo for first time last week, the service from the reception, bar and restaurant staff was faultless. The room was very comfortable and the bed was the comfiest i have ever slept in. The Hotel is situated close to the Playhouse and only 5 minute walk from waverley station, there are several good bars and restaurants in the vicinity. A great Hotel in a good area.

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