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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us they enjoy the restaurant at The Salisbury Hotel. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from National Library of Scotland. Enjoy features like free self-parking, plus a restaurant and a bar. This 4-star hotel has 18 rooms over 3 floors. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a flat-screen TV in each room.

  • All rooms offer flat-screen TVs, room service (during limited hours) and coffee/tea makers
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Enjoy a bite to eat at Spencer's Bistro , a bistro that serves British cuisine
  • Breakfast is offered for a fee
  • Services include luggage storage
  • Guests like the accommodation for the cleanliness, spaciousness and overall comfort
  • 6 minutes by car from University of Edinburgh and 7 minutes from Princes Street

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£49 per night

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Four Poster Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Salisbury Hotel ratings based on 4 verified reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Salisbury Hotel

Everyone (3) Couples (1)
5 out of 5
The hotel was ideal for my first trip to Edinburgh. 10mins bus ride to city centre for only £1.60. Very easy and convenient for a wedding which was close by. Everyone was very helpful & friendly. I would definitely stay there again.

Posted by on 26 Nov 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

30 Nov 2017 by The Salisbury Hotel

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at the Salisbury Hotel and for taking the time to write about your stay with us. We are truly delighted to read that you enjoyed your experience with us. Thank you for your nice comments about the staff. We are pleased that you found the hotel located for travel purposes. We very much hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again for a next stay in Edinburgh. Kind regards, The Salisbury Hotel

5 out of 5


Good service, friendly staff, excellent breakfast

Posted by on 4 Aug 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

10 Aug 2017 by The Salisbury Hotel

Dear Guest, Thank you kindly for taking the time to comment on your most recent stay with us at The Salisbury Hotel. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that your breakfast experience and our friendly staff were particular highlights for you. We do hope to welcome you back to The Salisbury Hotel in the very near future. Kind regards, The Salisbury Hotel

5 out of 5

Lovely hotel great location for visiting city

Great parking facilities,walking distance into Edinburgh, made feel very welcome, great for children, lovely breakfast, very helpful staff

Posted by , from ireland on 24 Apr 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

1 May 2017 by Reception

Dear Merj, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your visit to The Salisbury Hotel. We were really pleased that you and your family enjoyed stay with us and that you liked the location, facilities and the great service you received during your stay from the team. Once again, we very much appreciated your kind words and compliments, and we look forward to welcoming you back soon at The Salisbury Hotel. Kind regards, The Salisbury Hotel

4 out of 5
Small pleasant hotel in good location. Lots of restaurants close by

Posted by , from Switzerland on 10 Sep 2016

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. The Salisbury Hotel also features a garden, room service (during limited hours), and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Edinburgh hotel is smoke free.

  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Garden
  • No smoking on site


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi


Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)


  • Airport: Edinburgh (EDI) (22.5 km / 14 mi)
  • Train station: Edinburgh Waverley Station (2.2 km / 1.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Salisbury Hotel offers 18 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit and complimentary toiletries. This Edinburgh hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (surcharge)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Spencer's Bistro – This restaurant specialises in British cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10:00 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 10:00 PM.


  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for GBP 15 per night.


  • No pets allowed


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-in fee: GBP 20 for check-in between 10:00 PM and midnight
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30 per night
  • On-site credit card charges are subject to a surcharge

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Salisbury Hotel Edinburgh
  • Salisbury Hotel
  • Salisbury Edinburgh
  • The Salisbury Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.