Frequently Asked Questions

Our frequently asked questions are shown below to help you with some of the most commonly asked questions. 

What number bus goes into town?

41 (Cramond - King's Buildings/Morningside) and 43 (Barnton - Waterloo Place).


Where can I catch the bus from and how much does it cost?

The bus stop opposite the hotel costs £1.50 single or £4.00 day ticket and you can buy the ticket on the bus you will require the correct change.


How long does it take in a taxi to the airport and how much does it cost?

15-20 minutes and between £15-20.


Where is there a traditional Scottish restaurant? 

Scran & Scallie at Comely Bank Road.


Where is the nearest supermarket and what time does it close?

Sainsbury's just opposite the hotel and it closes at 10pm.


What are the opening times for Edinburgh castle?

9:30am - 6pm
(1 Apr - 30 Sep)

9:30am - 5pm
(1 Oct - 31 Mar)

Check out our local attractions page for more things to do in and around Edinburgh.


Where is the nearest currency exchange?

Sainsbury's opposite the hotel.


What time is check in?



What time is check out?

12 noon or 2pm for Priority Club members.


Can we leave our luggage here after we check out?

Yes, we can store luggage.

Contact Us

Holiday Inn Edinburgh City West, 107 Queensferry Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3HL, United Kingdom
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0871 942 9024
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