Escape together on a romantic getaway to Scotland’s stunning capital.

Prepare to be enchanted by the irresistible allure of Edinburgh. This captivating city offers a wealth of enchanting experiences, from thrilling events to captivating attractions and delightful dining spots, making it the perfect destination for a romantic getaway.

Immerse yourselves in the vibrant pulse of city life by booking a romantic escape in the heart of Edinburgh.


Nestled in the heart of Edinburgh, the Old Waverley Hotel seamlessly blends Victorian charm with modern comforts. Our distinguished traditional décor creates an ambience of elegance, offering an ideal retreat for both leisure and corporate travellers in the bustling capital.

We cater to all types of guests, providing a range of accommodations from cosy single bedrooms equipped with all necessary amenities for a peaceful solo stay to our exquisite superior double rooms boasting spacious comfort and breathtaking views of Edinburgh Castle.

Conveniently located on Princes Street, we are within easy reach of Edinburgh’s most iconic attractions and landmarks. The Old Waverley Hotel is a mere 10-minute stroll from the Royal Mile and Holyrood Palace, as well as the city’s financial hub. Additionally, we’re just a short taxi ride away from the EICC and Edinburgh Castle. With Waverley Train Station within walking distance and Edinburgh International Airport a quick drive away, accessing our hotel is effortless.


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Romantic Breaks



Book a superior double room with a view of Edinburgh Castle and get a free V.I.P pack. Includes a bottle of prosecco, bathrobe, slippers & luxury toiletries. Our superior double rooms provide ample accommodation and provide stunning views of Edinburgh castle. These rooms reflect the vibrant merger of Victorian charm and modern comfort which is found throughout the hotel and provide you with plenty of space to work and relax during your visit.

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Romantic Retreats in Edinburgh

Whisk away your loved one on enchanting walks amidst Edinburgh’s picturesque landscapes. For unparalleled views, ascend to Carlton Hill or Arthur’s Seat, where you can toast to romance with champagne against the backdrop of a city bathed in the hues of a setting sun. Alternatively, the tranquil shores of Portobello Beach or the idyllic paths of South Queensferry and North Berwick offer intimate settings for leisurely strolls.

Fine Dining Experiences

Indulge in a culinary journey of romance at one of Edinburgh’s acclaimed Michelin-starred restaurants. For a more relaxed ambience, explore the city’s charming pubs, cafes, and eateries, where the diverse flavours of Scottish cuisine await. Whether it’s succulent steaks, fresh seafood, or exquisite vegetarian fare, Edinburgh offers a delectable feast for the senses.

Toast to Love

Immerse yourselves in Scotland’s rich drinking culture as you sample the finest libations the city has to offer. From world-renowned whiskies and gins to the uniquely Scottish Irn Bru, Edinburgh’s bars and distilleries provide the perfect setting for unforgettable moments shared over a glass or two. Delve into whisky or gin-tasting experiences and deepen your appreciation for Scotland’s beloved spirits.

Cultural Exploration

Embark on a journey of discovery together as you explore Edinburgh’s wealth of cultural attractions. From captivating art galleries to immersive museums and historic landmarks, the city offers endless opportunities for enriching experiences. Take advantage of free tours and delve into Edinburgh’s fascinating history and heritage hand in hand.

Celebrate Romance at World-Class Events

Immerse yourselves in the vibrant atmosphere of Edinburgh’s world-famous festivals, where love and creativity collide in spectacular fashion. From late June to August, the city comes alive with a dazzling array of cultural events, filling its venues and streets with music, theatre, and art. Embrace the magic of the Edinburgh Festivals and create timeless memories with your beloved amidst the excitement and energy of the season.

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