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Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel

5-starThis establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.
38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH2 4HQ, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with 2 restaurants, near Princes Street
  • Free WiFi in lobby
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Great location
Awesome vibe
Great room
Tasty breakfast
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Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel

from A$225
  • 1 Bed Standard
  • 2 Bed Standard
  • 1 Bed Superior Room
  • City Single
  • King Deluxe
  • 1 Bed Suite
  • Superior King
  • Townhouse Suite
  • 2 Beds Superior Room
  • 1 Bed Superior Townhouse
  • Junior Suite Townhouse

What’s around Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel


  • In New Town
  • Princes Street - 1 min walk
  • George Street - 1 min walk
  • Usher Hall - 7 min walk
  • Royal Lyceum Theatre - 8 min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 9 min walk
  • National Gallery of Scotland - 10 min walk
  • Scott Monument - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh (EDI) - 22 min drive
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 13 min walk
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 17 min walk
  • Slateford Station - 6 min drive
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 199 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in/out
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 16

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

  • Pets stay free


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • WiFi in rooms *



  • Valet parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Steam room
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Sofa bed
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Plasma TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, The Spa at The Principal. Services include massages.

The spa is open daily.


BABA - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel’s small print

Also known as

  • Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh
  • Roxburghe Edinburgh Crowne Plaza
  • Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh
  • Roxburghe Hotel
  • Roxburghe Edinburgh
  • Roxburghe
  • Hotel Macdonald Roxburghe
  • The Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh Scotland
  • Macdonald Roxburghe Edinburgh
  • Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square Hotel
  • Principal Charlotte Square Hotel
  • Roxburghe Hotel
  • Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square
  • Principal Charlotte Square
  • The Roxburghe Hotel
  • Crowne Plaza Edinburgh The Roxburghe
  • The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square Scotland
  • Macdonald Roxburghe Edinburgh
  • Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh
  • Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel Edinburgh
  • Kimpton Charlotte Square Edinburgh
  • Roxburghe Edinburgh
  • Kimpton Charlotte Square
  • Hotel Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel Edinburgh
  • Edinburgh Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel Hotel
  • Hotel Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel
  • Kimpton Charlotte Square Edinburgh
  • Macdonald Roxburghe Edinburgh
  • Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh
  • The Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square
  • The Roxburghe Hotel
  • Crowne Plaza Edinburgh The Roxburghe
  • Roxburghe
  • Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square
  • Hotel Macdonald Roxburghe
  • Scotland
  • Principal Edinburgh Charlotte Square Hotel
  • Principal Charlotte Square Hotel
  • Principal Charlotte Square
  • The Roxburghe Hotel
  • Roxburghe Crowne Plaza Edinburgh


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Onsite credit card charges are subject to an extra charge

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of GBP 20.00 (subject to availability)

The spa is accessible for GBP 10 per person, per day

Self parking costs GBP 30 per night

Valet parking costs GBP 30 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 15.95 per person (approximately)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for GBP 0 per stay (rates may vary)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 410 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Fabulous decor!
Great location, wonderful atmosphere!
Patricia, au1 night family trip
Very Good 8.0
Nearly perfect
Beautifully refurbished hotel in a contemporary, but comfortable design/style. Really something special. Breakfast menu was a bit limited and I would suggest a few more choices. Also, front desk struggled recommending restaurants and we were sent to the old town, when we really just wanted something close by in the new town. Not a major issue, but things I thought were slightly unusual. No hesitation in staying here again. Great location and a great hotel.
Paul, au1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Fantastic place to stay. Very helpful concierge. We pulled up on the kerb and they came out to park the car for us. Then they showed us to our rooms and brought our bags up. Very big spacious room. The tuck box is a nice touch too with some local sweets. Highly recommend staying here and will stay next time we are in Edinburgh
Simon, au1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent stay!
Lovely stay at the Kimpton! The staff is friendly and Gavin the concierge was extremely helpful!
Ulrike, ieBusiness trip
Exceptional 10.0
Would recommend
The staff were very friendly and helpful, the room was lovely and the dining area, especially in the sunshine, was just wonderful. We will be returning
gb1 night romance trip

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