Merith House Hotel
Merith House Hotel in Edinburgh overlooks the beautiful Leith Links Park (the first golf course).
Merith House Hotel in Edinburgh overlooks the beautiful Leith Links Park (The first golf course) . We are approx 1.3 miles from Princess Street, we are on a main bus route which takes approx 10 mins, bus no.25 or 12. We make the perfect location for the tourist and the business traveller. All rooms are en-suite with LCD TV's (over 50 channels), tea/coffee making facilities, free WI-FI and with complimentary sit down continental breakfast.
Free on street Parking (plenty spaces always available)
It is an excellent base for those who want to enjoy a more leisurely break and we benefit from having easy access to all of Edinburgh's major attractions, walk the Royal Mile from the Palace of Holyrood to Edinburgh Castle, visit the Royal Botanical Gardens, the Malt Whisky Heritage Centre, the Royal Yacht Britannia or perhaps enjoy a spot of shopping on Princes Street or Ocean Terminal.
The hotel boasts 14 en-suite bedrooms, all are comfortable and practical (room sizes vary) and are maintained daily. Front facing rooms have lovely views over Leith Links Park where the original rules of golf were drawn up and played over 5 holes back in the 15th Century. The Merith doesn't have a bar, there are many bars and restaurants, trendy and traditional within walking distance.
Your are issued with a key which will unlock our front door giving you unrestricted access whatever time you return but at the same time asks you to respect all other guests by observing our quiet policy after 11pm . There is free on street parking close to and within the vicinity of the hotel.
If you enjoy the theatre Edinburgh has several venues including the Edinburgh Playhouse, or if you prefer the wide screen we are close to the cinema at the Omni Centre, Leith Walk and Vue at Ocean Terminal. Portobello Beach is only a mile away, while Leith Waterworld and the Royal Commonwealth Pool are also close by.
If you would like to see more of beautiful Scotland please contact us before or on arrival for information, prices and availability of bus tours picking you up from the hotel door.
Please note: Our prices include continental breakfast in the breakfast room.
Minimum nights stay applies to following periods:
4 nights for New year (29 Dec - 2 Jan) ;
3 nights for Rugby/ Easter weekends in (Feb, March, April, May)
21 day cancellation policy applies. For cancellations / no shows the full booking value will be charged. Card details held for security, full balance is due on arrival. 5% surcharge for debit/credit cards.
Please contact the Hotel for Arrivals after 9pm, as a small fee is charges.
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- Breakfast Included
- Cots available
- Fax Service
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Parking
- Free Wifi
- Hair Dryers
- House Keeping
- Laundry Facilities
- Luggage Storage
- Postal Service
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hotel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Check-in: 1400 to 2100. Check-out: 1030. Please contact the hotel if you will be arriving after 9pm; a charge of £5 applies. Minimum nights stay applies to following periods: minimum of four nights for New year (29 Dec - 2 Jan); minimum of three nights for Rugby/Easter weekends in Feb, March, April, May. We have a 21-day cancellation policy. Late cancellation and no-shows shall be charged the full value of the booking. The full balance is due on arrival. Your credit card details shall be retained for security reasons. There is a 5% surcharge on payment with debit/credit cards. Luggage storage charges apply, please inquire for more info.
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We are located one and a half miles from the City Centre and Waverley railway station.
From the Airport you can take the Number 35 bus to Easter Road in Leith. We're a short distance from the bus stop.
Alternativley you can get the Airport Shuttle Bus to Princes Street and get bus Number 12 or 25 to Leith Links. We're opposite the bus stop.
From the west, take the M8 motorway and head for Edinburgh. Join the Edinburgh bypass and follow signs for Leith. Our hotel is on Hermitage Place.
From the south, take the M1/A1 motorway and head for Edinburgh. Join the Edinburgh bypass and follow signs for Leith. Our hotel is on Hermitage Place.
From the north, take the M90/A90 motorway and head for Edinburgh. Join the Edinburgh bypass and follow signs for Leith. Our hotel is on Hermitage Place.
We're 1.4 miles away from Princes Street and one mile from Leith Docks, home of the Royal Yacht Britannia. We're opposite Leith Links Park.