Edinburgh First accommodation information

 

Discounted rates are available across the range of Edinburgh First accommodation. You can book your accommodation directly on the Edinburgh First website .

Pollock Halls Campus (Halls Accommodation) – now available to be booked with a 15% discount. Please use the Promotion Code “ENJOY” to redeem this special rate.

Salisbury Green Hotel, KM Central Hotel and Richmond Place Apartments – We have secured a 15% discount. Please use the Promotion Code “EVENT” when booking .

 

Pollock Halls Campus – Halls Accommodation

Located at the foot of the royal Holyrood Park and Arthur’s Seat and a short walk to all the main tourist attractions, the Pollock Halls campus offers bed and breakfast accommodation during the University of Edinburgh’s summer vacation.

Each room on the campus features a telephone, free Wi-Fi, in-room tea/coffee and shared laundry and pantry facilities. Some rooms also offer a TV and a safety deposit box. All rooms are serviced daily and all linen and towels are provided.

In the mornings, an extensive breakfast is offered in the self-service restaurant at John McIntyre Conference Centre. We can also offer additional meal options such as lunch and dinner. This is just 5 minutes’ walk from the rooms. Further local amenities include an ATM, a general shop, and a dedicated 24-hour reception centre. The limited free parking is available on a first come, first served basis only.

Pollock Halls is located a 20 minute walk/5 minute taxi ride to the venues being used for the ALT Conference.

 

Salisbury Green Hotel and Bistro

Salisbury Green Hotel and Bistro offers 108 superbly appointed rooms, 36 in its 18th Century Mansion House, and 72 recently refurbished rooms in its Masson House right next door.

The Mansion House traditional rooms are all unique in size and style and the House is full of period features from the 18th Century. Masson rooms are spacious and modern, and all have top of the range Elite mattresses and new fitted bathrooms with drencher showers. All of our rooms have large TV’s with a wide choice of Freeview channels, free WiFi, and a desk to work at if required, and a great selection of premium ground cafetiere coffee and award winning Novus teas. All of our bathrooms come with fluffy towels and complimentary Arran Aromatics bath and shower gels.

Masson House is where the reception, lounge and restaurant are located. Relax in the Lounge with a drinks and food menu available from 14.30 daily, before going out to explore the City, or enjoying dinner in the Bistro. The Hotel also offers room service in both the Mansion House and Masson rooms.

Our acclaimed Full Scottish breakfast is also served in the Bistro. Self-select from an extensive range of cold items whilst hot items are cooked to order. Local produce and its provenance is important to us and included in our breakfast are Charles Macleod Stornoway black pudding, Stobbs Farm smoked back bacon, Hornigs haggis and Borders sausages.

Our 24-hour reception means that one of our friendly team are always ready to welcome you, and we also offer free parking and 12 free electric vehicle recharging points with a Charge Places Scotland card (if you do not have one we can lend you one).

Salisbury Green Hotel and Bistro really offers the best of both modern and traditional, with rooms and style that appeal to all, whatever your preference!

Salisbury Green at Pollock Halls is located a 20 minute walk/5 minute taxi ride to the venues being used for the ALT Conference.

 

KM Central Hotel

Located close to Edinburgh’s Old Town and the City’s major attractions, KM Central offers 45 contemporary, modern rooms to help make a perfect stay in this vibrant city.

The modern layout and stylish design of the rooms provide everything you need to relax and unwind after a day enjoying the sights and sounds of Edinburgh. Each room has top of the range Elite mattresses to ensure you get a great night’s sleep, large TV’s with a wide choice of Freeview channels and free WiFi. Our newly fitted bathrooms come with drencher showers, fluffy towels, and complimentary Arran Aromatics shampoos and shower gels.

A hearty full Scottish breakfast with a continental buffet is served in Circa, our modern dining area and lounge, is included in your rate. Locally sourced produce is important to us and included in our breakfast are Charles Mcleod Stornoway black pudding, Stobbs Farm smoked back bacon, Hornigs Haggis and Borders sausages.

KM Central is a 10 minute walk to the venues being used for the ALT Conference.

 

Richmond Place Apartments

Located beside KM Central and close to Edinburgh’s Old Town and the City’s major attractions, Richmond Place Apartments offers 35 studio and one-bed apartments, perfect for longer stays in this vibrant city.

Each apartment comes with linen, towels, iron and ironing board, hairdryers, safe, kitchenette, coffee/tea facilities, microwave, crockery, fridge/freezer, stovetop, dining area, flat-screen TV with Freeview and free WiFi. Our superior apartments can accommodate up to four guests with an added sofa-bed in the lounge area. Guests can additionally pay extra (£13.75 per person) to have breakfast in our neighbouring year-round hotel, KM Central.

Richmond Place Apartments are a 10 minute walk to the venues being used for the ALT Conference.