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Best Western Braid Hills Hotel - Edinburgh

134 Braid Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH10 6JD  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Braid Hills Hotel - Edinburgh

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Restaurant buffet

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Lift

Overview

The 3-star Best Western Braid Hills Hotel in Morningside district features a fantastic view of Pentland Hills and Fife Hills. Best Western Braid Hills Hotel was opened in 1886 and offers cozy rooms.

The comfortable property is situated 3.6 km away from Edinburgh Castle . Nestled in the suburb district and 5 km from the city center.

Set next to a stadium, golf courses and bars, this hotel also offers a sundeck, a picnic area and a library on site.

Turnhouse airport lies 10 km away from Best Western Braid Hills Hotel and it takes about 15 minutes by car to get there.

Rooms

Staying at Best Western Braid Hills Hotel guests can make use of heating, Wi-Fi, high-speed internet, TV and a work desk supplied in the rooms. Some rooms at Best Western Braid Hills Hotel have a view over the castle. The rooms have contemporary décor and Victorian furniture.

Eat & Drink

The hotel offers a hearty continental breakfast served at the restaurant. Guests can order fine dishes of international cuisine in a welcoming setting of an al fresco restaurant. The splendid bar serves a selection of cocktails and afternoon tea.

Services

Business guests will appreciate computers, a slide projector and printers available on site.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include cribs and meals.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   67.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Horseback riding
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Half board
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room view

  • Park view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

134 Braid Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH10 6JD

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Airports
Train
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    2.6 mi
  • Bus stop
    3300 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    2.6 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    67

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghBest Western Braid Hills Hotel

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Rooms and availability

Best Western Braid Hills Hotel photos Room
Twin Room
Park view
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Best Western Braid Hills Hotel photos Room
Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Best Western Braid Hills Hotel photos Room
Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Trousers press
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Best Western Braid Hills Hotel photos Room
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|Twin Room Deluxe

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

1 KING BED,NO SMOKING,DELUXE QUALITY ROOM

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Family Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Standard|FAMILY ROOM NON SMOKING

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Work desk
  • Trousers press
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE]-1 King Bed( Non-Smoking, Deluxe Quality Room)

Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Single room

Signature Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Double room - Signature

Best Western Braid Hills Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Royal Observatory Edinburgh Visitor Centre 1.1 mi
    Royal Observatory Blackford Hill
  • Water of Leith Walkway 1.4 mi
    24 Lanark Road
  • Eddie\'s Seafood Market1.7 mi
    7 Roseneath Street
  • Coco Chocolatier (Bruntsfield)1.3 mi
    174 Bruntsfield Place
  • Doodles1.6 mi
    29 Marchmont Crescent

Near the hotel

  • Wild West Cowboy Street4300 ft
    Springvalley Gardens Morningside
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      67

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghBest Western Braid Hills Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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    Best Western Braid Hills Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Braid Hills Hotel

    7.6
    FabulousBased on538 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • 4.2

      Location

      Everything about rooms. There was nowhere in bathroom to place toiletries, heating didn,t work properly, rooms in desperate need of decorating. I last stayed there 12 years ago and rooms still in same poor condition

    • 10.0

      Rooms are excellent very spacious, breakfast is good value

      Nothing

    • 10.0

      Made our stay great food roooms and staff were excellent keep up good work will be back

      No lift

    • 7.4

      Breakfast

      Noise from renovating adjacent rooms

    • 8.8

      Great location. Very easy to travel by bus to Edinburgh city. Rooms comfortable and clean.

      No lift

    • 7.8

      Easy to check in. The room was spacious and comfortable and the service discreet.

      Nothing

    • 10.0

      everything done by staff to make our stay enjoyable

      nothing

    • 7.8

      Location with the nearby bus stop was excellent. Breakfast was good and the staff very helpful.

      No lift

    • 7.8

      Very convenient for a night in Edinburgh with a car before driving to the airport

      No lift

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Friendly staff, good food, nice surroundings, plenty of parking space and an easy commute either by car or bus service into the city.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      This hotel had character and the decor matched the age of the building which retained many original features.We lliked the fact that there was free parking.The views were also outstanding from it's elevated position. Overall we rated this hotel good value for money.

      The only issue we would pick up was the fact that the bedroom and bathroom could have done with been warmer.Our room had a large bay window which attracted the cold.An upgrade of the heating system is overdue.

    • Single
      7.4

      It was located where I needed to be for the following day.

      I was in room 302 - great view!! I have stayed in this room before (about 6 months ago) and had to be moved as the room smelled of vomit. Unfortuntately, the room still smelt faintly of vomit. Had to keep the window open slightly to keep the air fresh in the room. The menu selection for room service is limited and does not change.

    • Single
      10.0

      Fabulous stay, good bus services to city centre

    • Older travelers
      5.4

      Easy access, free Wi fi

      Unfortunately the Wi Fi was not working.Parking is a bit of a squeeze.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      The hotel is in a good situation with complimentary parking. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the breakfast was good ( did not eat dinner in the hotel). The room was well furnished with a nice view.

      The bed was rather hard and the pillows very lumpy.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Best Western Braid Hills Hotel - Edinburgh Edinburgh location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    134 Braid Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH10 6JD

    Get directions
    Airports
    Train
    • Edinburgh Waverley station
      2.6 mi
    • Bus stop
      3300 ft
    Ski areas
    • Midlothian Ski Centre
      2.6 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      67

    Hotel Awards

    UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghBest Western Braid Hills Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

    Use Badge