Some of the best value hotels in Edinburgh

(TRAVPR.COM) SCOTLAND - May 2nd, 2012 - With Edinburgh gearing up for the busy summer season with the Fringe Festival, Tattoo and Art Festival there will be a massive influx of tourists from all around the world. With this increase of tourists comes an increase in hotel tariffs and getting a room for a reasonable price becomes very challenging.

So we at Rooms in Edinburgh have decided to make it easier and create a list of some of the top cheap hotels in Edinburgh. These hotels have good locations, good facilities, are a minimum 3 star and best of all you are not going to break the bank when booking a room!

King James by Thistle (4*)
The best location of any of the hotels listed, right on the doorstep of Princes Street above the popular St James Shopping centre. The hotel is perfect for touring around Edinburgh from, but it also has some excellent value rooms as well as luxury suites. (Advance Purchase rooms start at £72, Parking: £18pn)

Apex European Hotel (3*)
The Apex hotel chain have 3 hotels in total within Edinburgh, The European has a fairly central location just outside of Haymarket Railway Station, about a 10 minute walk into Princes Street. There are good facilities in the hotel including a bar and restaurant as well as free Wi-Fi and local calls. (Advance Purchase rooms start at £63, Parking: Free)

MacDonald Holyrood Hotel (4*)
The hotel is situated in the Old Town area of Edinburgh, close to the Royal Mile and walking distance from Princes Street. There are excellent leisure facilities in the Hotel (pool, gym, steam room etc) and for extra luxury the Club Floor offers rooms with extra space and some great views. (Advance Purchase rooms start at £71.12, Parking: £20pn)

Abbey Hotel (3*)
The hotel is not far from Leith Walk which has numerous bars and shops and you can also walk to Princes Street in around 10 minutes. The building dates back to 1820 and it still has many lovely original features. (rooms start at £55, Parking: n/a)

Of course if you are traveling on a really tight budget you can always book into one of the many hostels in Edinburgh, a standard dorm room bed goes for as little as £12 per night with many hostels available around the city centre.

There are also many more Edinburgh hotels available on Rooms in Edinburgh, see our website for details.

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