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Edinburgh Attractions

When you stay with us at Queens Guest House you can enjoy exploring the many attractions that Edinburgh has to offer.  The city is famous for its culture, history and hospitality.

Edinburgh is world reknowned for its International festival and the Edinburgh fringe which runs in August every year.

There are also plenty of other festivals which run throughout the year – Edinburgh Festivals website will give you up to date information on what is on in Edinburgh over the coming months.

There is so much to see & do in Edinburgh, with its many Edinburgh attractions the opportunities are endless…

The Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is an annual series of Military tattoos performed by British Armed Forces, Commonwealth and International military bands, and display teams on the esplanade of Edinburgh Castle in the Scottish capital of Edinburgh. The event takes place annually throughout August as part of the wider Edinburgh Festival (a collective name for many independent festivals and events held in Edinburgh during August). http://www.edintattoo.co.uk
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Edinburgh Botanic Gardens

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) is a scientific centre for the study of plants, their diversity and conservation, as well as a popular tourist attraction. Originally founded in 1670 as a physic garden to grow medicinal plants, today it occupies four sites across Scotland — Edinburgh, Dawyck, Logan and Benmore — each with its own specialist collection. The RBGE's living collection consists of more than 13,302 plant species, (34,422 accessions)[1] whilst the herbarium contains in excess of 3 million preserved specimens. http://www.rbge.org.uk/  
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The Real Mary Kings Close

Discover for yourself Edinburgh's deepest secret; a warren of hidden streets that has remained frozen in time since the 17th Century. 1 hour guided tour. http://www.realmarykingsclose.com/
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Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle is a historic fortress which dominates the skyline of the city of Edinburgh, Scotland, from its position on the Castle Rock. The castle, in the care of Historic Scotland, is Scotland's most-visited paid tourist attraction. As the backdrop to the Edinburgh Military Tattoo during the annual Edinburgh International Festival the castle has become a recognisable symbol of Edinburgh and of Scotland. http://www.edinburghcastle.gov.uk
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OUR QUEENS GUEST HOUSE IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED!Due to the pandemic emergency that is affecting the tourist industry, we have sadly decided to make the Queens Guest House inoperative until further notice.

WOULD YOU LIKE A QUOTE FOR YOUR STAY?

Please, consider booking your stay at our more central sister property, the Castle View Guest House.

You will enjoy our historical, and main property allocated at the Castle View Guest House. Please note that no elevator is available at the property. The rooms are allocated on four floors, so please make sure you let us know should you have special requirements.

DO YOU HAVE AN EXISTING RESERVATION AT THE QUEENS GUEST HOUSE?

Please, contact us! Rest reassured that we would be able to assist you.

Email us

Telephone:  +44 (0)131 226 5784/ +44 (0)131 226 2000

Please note: Office Hours have been reduced and are as follows:P

MON - FRI: 09:00 am – 5:00 pm

SAT - SUN: emergencies only

We would like to apologise in advance, for any inconvenience this change may cause.

Thank you for your understanding.

We look forward to hosting you at the Castle View Guest House!

Kindest regards,

 

Management Team