The Rutland Hotel

1 - 3 Rutland StreetEH1 2AEEdinburghUnited Kingdom
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About The Rutland Hotel

The Rutland Hotel is an elegant hotel with bespoke rooms decorated in a style best described as baroque meets ultra-modern. It is located at the West End of Princess Street with views of Edinburgh Castle.

Each room includes complimentary Wi-Fi, a surround sound system, flat-screen TV, bathrobes and Egyptian cotton bed linens.

On arrival guests are welcomed with complimentary homemade shortbread. Complimentary newspapers, filter coffee and designer teas are also offered.

The Rutland Hotel offers guests a choice of four restaurants including the Huxley Bar, which caters for breakfast through to late night dinners.

Located between Edinburgh's shopping and financial districts, within 15-minutes guests can walk to the Scott Monument and through the Princes Street Gardens to reach Edinburgh Castle. A choice of cinemas, theatres and restaurants as well as the EICC can be reached within a 10-minute walk.


1 - 3 Rutland Street, EH1 2AE, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(131)2293402 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Luxurious hotel with a personal touch.

The rooms are spacious, clean and uniquely decorated. Guests described the decor as luxurious with large comfortable beds and ample sized baths. The kitchen and lounge area are also spacious and well-equipped. Guests appreciated special touches offered in

Great restuarants on site.

On the premises, guests enjoyed wholesome breakfasts, delicious lunches and dinners in a relaxed atmosphere. Restaurant staff were reportedly pleasant and attentive.

Fantastic central location.

The Rutland is located within a short walk of several Edinburgh attractions. It is also excellently situated for guests who are visiting for the Edinburgh Festival in August as it is within walking distance to many of the venues.

Negative Reviews

Not all rooms have a great view.

Some guests were disappointed that their windows did not afford them a good view of the castle. It may be worthwhile to enquire with staff before booking.

Beautiful but overpriced.

Occasionally, guests reported delays with checking-in, which took longer than desired. Others reported at times housekeeping staff were slow to respond to requests within the room. While these grievances were small, guests expected better service in a lux

Some difficulties accessing Wi-Fi.

Some guests reported that accessing the Wi-Fi was a complicated process.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index ® based on 425 reviews across the web
9.2 /10
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9.2 out of 10 based on 425 reviews