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We have selected the best holiday accommodation by the sea in Edinburgh. Bluepillow allows you to save money, by finding the best rates on the main vacation rental websites in Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh House Hotel - B&B

    6.4 Pleasant (1087)
    • Hotel
    Less than 1.5 miles from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station and the city centre, Edinburgh House Hotel has en suite rooms and free on-street parking. The hotel is in a quiet location, just off Leith Walk,
  • Merith House Hotel

    5.9 Pleasant (1350)
    • Hotel
    One of our bestsellers in Edinburgh! This property is 18 minutes walk from the beach. The friendly Merith House has en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi and satellite TV. With free on-street parking, the
  • Park View House Hotel

    6.1 Pleasant (1118)
    • Hotel
    This property is 18 minutes walk from the beach. The Park View House Hotel was built in 1860, mixing original character with modern facilities. This Victorian town house overlooks the famous Leith Links
  • Euro Hostel Edinburgh Halls

    7.1 Very Good (1855)
    • 450 Guests · 150Bedrooms
    Just 150 yards from Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, these apartments are 8 minutes’ walk from Waverley Rail Station. Individual rooms are available, sharing the apartment kitchen and bathrooms, or it is possible
  • Salisbury Court Campus Accomodation

    9.3 Exceptional (4)
    • 240 Guests · 80Bedrooms
    Set in Edinburgh, 900 yards from Edinburgh Festival Theatre and 900 yards from University of Edinburgh, Salisbury Court Aparthotel features accommodation with free WiFi and a garden with BBQ facilities
  • Britannia Edinburgh Hotel

    6.3 Pleasant (8436)
    • Hotel
    One of our bestsellers in Edinburgh! Situated on the banks of the Water of Leith in a quiet secluded area, this property offers free Wi-Fi and a central location in Edinburgh. The popular shops of Princes

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  • The Hostel

    7.4 Very Good (1830)
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    One of our bestsellers in Edinburgh! Set in an original Victorian building, this funky hostel offers airy dorm rooms with large windows and high ceilings. It is directly opposite Haymarket Train Station
  • West End Hostel

    7.7 Very Good (924)
    • Hotel
    One of our bestsellers in Edinburgh! Only a 10-minute walk from Princes Street, West End Hostel offers free Wi-Fi in public areas, modern en suite rooms with flat-screen TV, and shared accommodation for
  • Village Hotel Edinburgh

    8.1 Fabulous (5041)
    • Hotel
    One of our top picks in Edinburgh.Offering an indoor pool and a spa and wellness centre, Village Hotel Edinburgh is located a short distance from Edinburgh city centre. Free WiFi access is available throughout
  • St Christopher's Edinburgh Original

    7.8 Very Good (2108)
    • Hotel
    Situated opposite Waverley railway station, St Christopher's offers budget accommodation in central Edinburgh with free Wi-Fi, electronic card entry system, lockers, and insured luggage storage. Princes
  • Safestay Edinburgh Royal Mile

    8.2 Fabulous (4160)
    • Hotel
    Just off the Royal Mile, Safestay Edinburgh has free WiFi, a 24-hour front desk and a lively restaurant and bar. Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station is 450 yards away. The award-winning rooms and dormitories
  • Holiday Inn Express Edinburgh - Leith Waterfront

    8.5 Fabulous (4726)
    • Hotel
    One of our top picks in Edinburgh.This modern hotel is next to the Ocean Terminal shopping centre and the Royal Yacht Britannia. It has free limited parking, air-conditioned rooms and regular buses to

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  • Broughton Place Apartment

    8.4 Fabulous (80)
    • Hotel
    One of our bestsellers in Edinburgh! Broughton Place Apartment is an apartment set in Edinburgh, 350 yards from Omni Centre. The unit is 450 yards from Edinburgh Playhouse. Free WiFi is provided throughout
  • Linton Collection - The Attic Flat

    9.5 Exceptional (68)
    • 3 Guests · 1Bedroom
    One of our bestsellers in Edinburgh! Located right in Edinburgh's historical centre, The Attic Flat offers a self-catering apartment with views of Edinburgh's skyline, wooden beams and stone walls.
  • Cockburn Apartments

    9.7 Exceptional (81)
    • Hotel
    One of our top picks in Edinburgh – and a guest favourite. Just 2 minutes’ walk from Princes Street Gardens, Cockburn Apartments enjoys a central location in Edinburgh Old Town. Less than half a mile
  • Destiny Scotland - Rutland Residence

    9.4 Exceptional (245)
    • Hotel
    One of our top picks in Edinburgh.Located in the centre of Edinburgh, Destiny Scotland - Rutland Residence offers stylish self-catering accommodation with free WiFi access throughout. The property is situated
  • Edinburgh Playhouse Apartments

    8.9 Fabulous (218)
    • Hotel
    These stylish luxury apartments are in the city centre, a mile (1 miles) from Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station and Princes Street. Each large, modern apartment has free Wi-Fi and parking. The Edinburgh
  • Lochend Serviced Apartments

    7.7 Very Good (1537)
    • Hotel
    One of our top picks in Edinburgh.Lochend Apartments are a complex of 50 serviced apartments, situated in Leith, 1.6 miles from Edinburgh Princes Street/Royal Mile, 1.4 miles from Edinburgh Playhouse

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B&Bs and holiday homes Edinburgh: the best accommodation solutions

Edinburgh is an highly sought after destination by tourist from the whole world. The 1,129,403 reviews for all the accommodation in the area are the proof: 36,302 reviews with a score of 10.0 Excellent and 2,387 reviews with a score of 8.0 Very Good. Reading these reviews you can learn about the best accommodation by the sea, with the best reviews in Edinburgh.
The best accommodation solutions in the area are many. Over a total of 17,992 accommodation, it's possible to distinguish 17,278 apartments, 384 hotels, 186 b&bs, 2,084 independent homes, 127 villas, 1 farmhouses, 114 hostels and much more. Amongst these you will be able to find the best offers for the best solution for your needs, wether you decide to go alone, for a romantic get-away, or with a group of friends. The end goal is an unforgettable holiday in Edinburgh.
Every type of accommodation at this destination displays a range of services that will adapt perfectrly to your necessity: Pets Allowed, Pool, Kitchen, Spa, Parking and much more. The choice is yours.

Edinburgh: How much does accommodation cost?

How much does holiday accommodation cost in Edinburgh? On average in Edinburgh it is possible to find accommodation solutions for an average cost of 142 pounds per night.
At the end of you trip planning it could be useful to know that, the average cost for a weekend night is 176 pounds. The weekend with the best prices is in the month of October, from 22/10 to 24/10.
Instead for a longer stay, the best weekly prices in Edinburgh cost on average 995 pounds. The week with the best prices is in the month of November from 20/11 to 27/11.

What to do in Edinburgh

In Edinburgh, the best accommodation near the sea can also be found near the major interest points.

Only a few km from the sea you can find 17,992 accommodation options available at the best price: 17,278 Apartments, 186 B&Bs, 384 Hotels, and much more. Below you can find the best apartments near the beaches.
A Edinburgh, furthermore, much of the best accommodation is close to the best beaches in the area: 289 Apartments, B&Bs, Hotels, and much more.

Edinburgh: what to know

Edinburgh and Spas, Edinburgh and wellness are what you're looking for on holiday? Here you can find a link with the best B&bs, Hotels with a wellness centre and Spa, that will help you relax during your stay.

Edinburgh and the best offers for holiday accommodation with a Spa and wellness centre

Pool, holiday and Edinburgh are your ideal relaxation? You can choose and find the perfect accommodation for your every need: B&Bs with a pool, independent houses with a pool, apartments with a pool, Hotels with a pool and much more. The variety of options at this destination will help you choose the best holiday home for you.

Edinburgh and the best accommodation with a pool

Edinburgh: a holiday without having to think about parking your car. You can find many options for accommodation with private parking or that are close to public parking of your B&b, of your appartment, of your Hotel.

Edinburgh and the best accommodation with Parking

Edinburgh: Which is the ideal month for a holiday?

Edinburgh: when to go? Whether you love the heat or the cold, if you're planning a trip here, it could be useful for you to know: July, has temperatures that can reach 17°C, it's the hottest month at this touristic destination. January instead is the coldest month, where temperatures can trop to 4°C.
The water temperature of the sea can go from 14°C in the summer months to 6°C during the coldest months.


How much does it cost to stay in a B&B in Edinburgh?

To stay in a B&B in Edinburgh costs on average 142 pounds per night, here is a link where you can find the best offers for B&Bs in Edinburgh

What is the best time to go to a B&B in Edinburgh?

To be honest all periods are good to go to a B&B in Edinburgh. Here is a link where you can find the best offers of B&Bs in Edinburgh

How much does it cost to stay in a B&B in Edinburgh this weekend?

Which are the the best B&Bs for families with children in Edinburgh?

The best accommodation options for families with children in Edinburgh are the B&Bs and here you will be able to find a number of options

Which are the best accommodation options for who travels with animals in Edinburgh?

The best accommodation options foe who travels with animals are the B&Bs. Here you can find a selection of options

Can I find a B&B with parking in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh you can find many accommodation solutions with Parking. The best are the B&Bs. Here you can find a selection of solutions

Can I find wheelchair accessible accommodation in Edinburgh?

In Edinburgh you will be able to find different types of accommodation that are wheelchair accessible. The B&Bs could be right for you. Here you can find a selection of solutions


Embedded with ancient Celtic history, Edinburgh is a place worth visiting. It’s the capital of Scotland, a place where the can rock their kilts with courage in a way that nobody else can. So have at least a short stay in Edinburgh for a unique cultural experience in the Northern British Isles.

There are many forts, castles, and cathedrals that were constructed in the medieval times and have been preserved. This city is popular for its festivals and many celebrations. It has many events related to arts, culture, and music. There are theatres with live performances to enjoy as well. Enjoy traditional Scottish cuisine like haggis and Cullen skink or nibble on shortbread. You can also find some great last minute offers on apartments in Edinburgh.

Edinburgh is one of most beautiful cities in the UK and even in Europe. It has picturesque scenery, breathtaking hills, and old buildings to marvel at. You can find deals on vacation rentals in Edinburgh if you choose to vacation there.


New Town
This is a bustling part of the town and a business centre so you will a lot of men and women in their corporate attire moving about. But at night it transforms into a good place to hang out and dine in when you will see people coming out in their best dinner dresses to dine in some of the trendiest restaurants, clubs, and cafes. The area has really good architecture and gives off a very fancy vibe. It’s perfect for pedestrians, who can wander off and explore the city. You can find vacation rentals in this Edinburgh surrounding this area.

Old Town
This has become a popular place for tourists and even locals because this is where most Edinburghers used to live until they moved to other parts of the city. But none the less this is a part of town with cobblestone streets, old buildings, restaurants and cafes. You can find some really affordable apartments in Edinburgh for you to stay in near this part of town.

Stockbridge & Dean Village
This neighbourhood is not far from New Town and was once considered to be the trendiest parts of the city. It still is one of the most sought after places for people especially hipsters and people who like a more bohemian feel to the surroundings. It has some really good affordable restaurants and cafes that you can enjoy. The houses have a very medieval look to them and at times you might feel you are living in another era until you see people walk by using their cell phones.


Holyrood Palace
Arthur's Seat
HMY Britannia
Royal Botanic Garden
Scottish National Gallery
St Giles' Cathedral


Since it’s a city in the North of UK, it is fairly cool and rainy all year round but it tends to get a tad bit warm during the summer with July being the warmest and January being the coldest.
So if you want to visit the medieval part of the UK then look no further than Edinburgh and explore a rich history and be awestruck by the ancient relics and ruins of the land of Scots. You can find some really nice last minute offers for vacation rentals in Edinburgh.