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Cheap hotels in Old Town-New Town, Edinburgh

Most of the main tourist sights are found in this area at the heart of the city. Old Town's Royal Mile runs from Edinburgh Castle to the Palace of Holyroodhouse and the Scottish Parliament building.

New Town, which was actually constructed in the late 1700s, is known for its Georgian architecture. The main thoroughfare is Princes Street. Waverley Station and Edinburgh Bus Station are also found in this neighborhood.

Ailsa Craig Hotel, Edinburgh

Address Royal Terrace (Old Town-New Town)

The three-star Ailsa Craig offers 17 non-smoking rooms in an early 19th-century Georgian building just north of Carlton Hill and east of New Town.

7.5 Guest Rating

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$73

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Albany Ballantrae Hotel, Edinburgh

Address 39-47 Albany Street (Old Town-New Town)

The four-star Albany Ballantrae has 43 rooms located in east New Town, just north of St. Mary's Cathedral.

7.5 Guest Rating

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$112

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Cairn Hotel, Edinburgh

Address 10/18 Windsor Street (Old Town-New Town)

The two-star Cairn Hotel is located on the eastern side of New Town, just north of Calton Hill.

7.1 Guest Rating

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$62

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Grassmarket Hotel, Edinburgh

Address 94-96 Grassmarket (Old Town-New Town)

Located down the hill from Edinburgh Castle, the two-star Grassmarket Hotel offers 44 rooms in a vibrant area of Old Town with many pubs, clubs, and restaurants.

7.7 Guest Rating

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$117

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Hotel Twenty, Edinburgh

Address 20 Leopold Place (Old Town-New Town)

The Richmond House is a three-star hotel located around the corner from the Playhouse Theater in Edinburgh's theater district.

7.5 Guest Rating

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$79

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Ramsay's Bed & Breakfast, Edinburgh

Address 25 East London Street (Old Town-New Town)

Ramsay's Bed and Breakfast offers four rooms in New Town, less than a five-minute walk from Princes Street.

9.6 Guest Rating

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$130

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York House Hotel, Edinburgh

Address 27 York Place (Old Town-New Town)

The York House Hotel offers 20 guestrooms in the center of Edinburgh, less than a five-minute walk from Princes Street.

7.9 Guest Rating

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$52

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