Explore Hotel

Everything you need in Edinburgh.

The BEST WESTERN Braid Hills Hotel watches over the beautiful city of Edinburgh from a delightful, elevated vantage point. Just 2.5 miles from the city centre itself, youll be in the enviable position of having its many attractions nearby, without having to stay amongst the hustle and bustle. This Edinburgh hotel also has ample free parking and sits on a main bus route to the city centre.In addition to the breathtaking views of Edinburgh Castle, Arthurs Seat and the Firth of Forth, this distinctive Victorian hotel puts you within easy reach of the citys other beauty spots and attractions.

Youll be able to take in Princes Street Gardens, a number of museums and plenty of shops at the heart of Edinburgh, while the capital is a great place to explore other parts of Scotland, with its excellent road and rail links.

Please note: Hotel ground floor rooms are only accessible by stairs

View more

Location

134 Braid Road
Edinburgh
Lothian
EH10 6JD
Scotland
AA/VS

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Golf Nearby, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
There is parking available nearby.
Pets: No Pets accepted Guide and hearing dogs only
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00

Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

braid-hills-hotel-dining-06-83463

Allermuir Restaurant

Spacious, light and airy with large windows and a panoramic view over Braid Valley Park and the city, dining is a special pleasure . You can choose from our varied Table D'Hote menu featuring a number of uniquely scottish dishes. Wines are carefully selected to offer both excellent vintages and more modest bottles at sensible prices.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 10:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary
braid-hills-hotel-dining-36-83463

Buckstone Bistro

Situated in the hotel grounds and overlooking the city , the Bistro is a well known local meeting place and offers an attractive location to enjoy a refreshment or sensibly priced pub grub.We welcome families and children of all ages are catered for.

Opening hours

Lunch: 11:00 - 21:30
Dinner: 11:00 - 21:50
Weekend times may vary
blank image

Buckstone Bar

You can sample both local hospitality and locally sourced beers in the Buckstone Bar. We serve Deuchars IPA, which is brewed nearby, as well as Belhaven beers which are brewed in Dunbar.Enjoy your refreshments on the Patio in the warmer months.

Opening hours

11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary
braid-hills-hotel-leisure-16-83463

Cocktail Bar

The Cocktail Bar is a warm and cosy area , adjacent to our Allermuir Restaurant - enjoy something cold and refreshing from chilled lagers to cocktails. We also serve an unparalleled selection of Glenfarclas and other malt whiskies

Opening hours

11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Braid Hills

Course information

Course Type: Hill Terraine
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 5858 Yards
No handicap required

Location

0.5 miles away in Edinburgh

Prices

9 holes £11.00
18 holes £20.00
Trolley hire £3.50
Club hire £18.00

Mortonhall Golf Course

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Distance: 6278 Yards
Handicap required

Location

0.5 miles away in Edinburgh

Facilities

Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites
Pro shop golf facilities

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £45.00
Trolley hire £3.00
Club hire £15.00
Buggy hire £20.00
Tuition Yes

Weddings

We have an outstanding setting for your Wedding day celebrations with experienced staff to ensure your have a momorable day.

braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-07-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-08-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-03-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-10-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-12-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-09-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-04-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-18-83463braid-hills-hotel-wedding-events-22-83463-OP

Wedding service and reception venue

A civil license ensures that you can have your ceremony within the hotel whether it be a civil or religious service.

Catering

Our large menu selector lets you mix and match your meal, with 2 options for each course. As for the evening buffet, take your pick from 4 different options!

Honeymoon Suite

After a busy big day, you'll have the chance to reflect on the celebrations from the comfort of our bridal suite, with amazing views across Edinburgh.

Registrar

Registry office:
The City of Edunburgh Council
59/63 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1RN
0131 529 2600




Get in touch with our Duty Manager.

For any enquiries please call Duty Manager on 0131 4478888

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type EH10 6JD

Send to Tom Tom

Nearest motorway: M8, J1, 3.00 miles
Nearest train station: Waverley/Haymarket, 3.00 miles
Nearest airport: Edinburgh, 7.00 miles
Free parking on site (40 spaces)
On site disabled parking (1 spaces)

Address
134 Braid Road
Edinburgh
Lothian
EH10 6JD
Scotland


What's nearby?

Sports

  • Murrayfield International Rugby Stadium (2 miles)

  • Heart of Midlothian FC (2 miles)

  • Hibernian FC (2 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Edinburgh Castle (2.5 miles)

  • National Galleries of Scotland (2.5 miles)

  • Royal Yacht Britannia (4 miles)

  • Museums and Theatres (2.5 miles)

  • Holyrood Palace (3 miles)

Shopping

  • Princes Street and Multrees Walk (3.3 miles)

  • The Gyle Shopping Centre (4.2 miles)

  • Ocean Terminal (4.7 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

braid-hills-hotel-meeting-space-19-83463

Where better to host a presentation than a beautifully presented hotel? Our location and standards of service combine to give you everything you need from a conference venue!

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
U shape




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Comiston 100 50 32 40 140
The Braid Room 28 12 12 16 16
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

  • Trip Advisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 504 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 146
Rating: 4 229
Rating: 3 71
Rating: 2 39
Rating: 1 19
Rating

Lovely break at Braid Hills Hotel

17/04/2015 jammyjess, Glasgow, United Kingdom

This hotel was recommended to us and it didn't disappoint. Really lovely Staff, friendly and efficient... made us feel very welcome and at home there. The refurbished rooms are stunning, as are all... more

Rating

Perfectly acceptable

15/04/2015 Marigold19, Reading, United Kingdom

We stayed for several nights and overall it very pleasant and we would go again if visiting Edinburgh. The hotel décor was tired, one of our party had torn wallpaper in their room and our room... more

Rating

Lovely :)

10/04/2015 Coffmans90,

Having had to leave a horrid hotel in a hurry this hotel was our saviour! There staff are lovely and helpful the rooms are small but clean with comfy beds. The decor needs a little updating but it's... more

Rating

CHEERFUL EFFICIENT SERVICE

07/04/2015 JANICE B, Cannock, United Kingdom

We spent one night here and would have been happy to stay longer. The rooms were smart, clean and pleasant with a good bathroom. The staff were really friendly and eager to help. This is an ideal... more

Rating

Pleasant Stay

07/04/2015 Wazi786, Reading, United Kingdom

Looked up on Tripadvisor, booked through Budget places. Good priced for the Easter break. Found the hotel to be very clean, in a good location around 3 miles from the city center(bus ride into city... more