The Guards Hotel

The Guards Hotel


1 Clifton Terrace, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

GoodBased on 586 reviews


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Reviews for The Guards Hotel

GoodBased on 586 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness7.0
  • Comfort6.8
  • Facilities4.0
  • Location8.7
  • Services6.3
  • Staff8.2
  • Value for money7.1
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 

About The Guards Hotel

Conveniently located in the middle of the city, this 3-star hotel makes for an ideal base in Edinburgh. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to sightsee in the area.

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Good to Know

Distance to city centre

0.9 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Distance to airport

6.0 mi



2:00 PM


10:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+44 131 337 1002

Amenities at The Guards Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Electric kettle
  • Radio
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Increased accessibility
  • Hairdryer
  • Family rooms
  • Fireplace
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Carpeted
  • Seating area
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Toilet paper
  • Garden view
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • Sofa
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • CCTV in common areas


  • Golf


  • Ticket service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle

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Where is The Guards Hotel

Most Popular Landmarks

Edinburgh Castle0.7 mi

Getting Around

Edinburgh Haymarket0.1 mi
Edinburgh West End0.2 mi
Edinburgh Stewart's Melville0.7 mi
Edinburgh Stewart's Melville0.7 mi
Edinburgh Orchard Brae0.8 mi
Edinburgh Grassmarket Square0.8 mi

FAQs when booking at The Guards Hotel

  • Is pricing at The Guards Hotel comparable to 3 star hotels in Edinburgh?

    The average rate for a night at The Guards Hotel is 57% less than the Edinburgh average for similarly rated 3 stars hotels. The nightly rate at The Guards Hotel is typically $78, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Edinburgh.

  • How close is The Guards Hotel to the nearest airport, Edinburgh Turnhouse?

    With no traffic, the 6.0 mi drive between The Guards Hotel and Edinburgh Turnhouse (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 12min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Edinburgh Turnhouse to The Guards Hotel?

    One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Edinburgh Turnhouse to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • Is The Guards Hotel considered pet-friendly?

    Yes. Most house pets, such as dogs, are welcomed guests at The Guards Hotel.

  • What is the The Guards Hotel phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at The Guards Hotel please call +44 131 337 1002.

  • Does The Guards Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Guards Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at The Guards Hotel?

    10:00 AM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 2:00 PM.

  • How much does it cost to stay at The Guards Hotel, Edinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom?

    Usually The Guards Hotel room prices are around $78/night, with the cheapest deals starting from $46/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

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