The Scholar

The Scholar

18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY, United Kingdom
+44 131 651 2007

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The Scholar
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ProviderNightly total€78€93€103

About The Scholar

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Located in Edinburgh, Salisbury Green Hotel & Bistro is a short drive from Edinburgh Castle and Arthur's Seat. It is a short walk from The Queen's Hall, and provides views of Holyrood Park.

The hotel has 123 rooms and has been recently refurbished. The front desk operates around the clock and the friendly staff can recommend places to visit and provide other tourist information.

Salisbury Green Hotel & Bistro's rooms provide a telephone, plus all the necessities for a comfortable stay. They are also fitted with a shower and a hair dryer.

The hotel is surrounded by the area's sightseeing attractions, including the Edinburgh Central Mosque, which is within walking distance. Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station is within a half-an-hour walk.

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Amenities at The Scholar

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Electric kettle
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee machine


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Lift
  • No smoking


  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Garden


  • Sofa bed

Things to do

  • Golf

Reviews of The Scholar

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7.4 Good
Pros:Great Breakfast, Nice and friendly personnel, room was good but a bit small if you are with two people
Cons:Shower was a bit small. WiFi registration was cumbersome and WIFI dropped out and I could not get back in for two days


18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh, EH16 5AY

What's nearby

  • Holyrood Park1 km
  • Arthur's Seat1.2 km
  • National Museum of Scotland1.4 km
  • Scottish Parliament Building1.4 km
  • The Royal Mile1.4 km
  • Holyrood Palace1.4 km
  • Greyfriar's Bobby1.5 km
  • Museum of Childhood1.5 km
  • Greyfriars Kirk1.5 km
  • National Library Of Scotland1.6 km
  • St Giles' Cathedral1.6 km
  • Real Mary King's Close1.6 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Scholar

  • The Scholar is located at 18 Holyrood Park Road in South, 2.1 km from the centre of Edinburgh. Holyrood Park is the closest landmark to The Scholar.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at The Scholar.

  • Yes, The Scholar offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, The Scholar offers free parking.

  • The Scholar is 12.6 km from Edinburgh Turnhouse. The Scholar is 57.7 km from Dundee.

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Distance to city centre

2.1 km

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Nearest airport

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Distance to airport

12.6 km