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The Chester Residence places you in New Town, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. The 23 rooms at this 5-star aparthotel include kitchens, living rooms, and refrigerators. Located centrally in Edinburgh, it's also close to Princes Street Gardens and Edinburgh Castle.


Continental breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.


All 23 individually decorated apartments feature kitchens and space to spread out with separate bedrooms and living rooms. 42-inch plasma TVs come with digital channels and DVD players, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and designer toiletries, and pillowtop beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus ensure a restful night. Other standard amenities include espresso makers, free bottled water, and safes.

Property features

At The Chester Residence, guests have access to free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and express check-in. If you drive, self parking is GBP 25.00 per night, or you can take advantage of the airport shuttle (available on request) for GBP 38 per vehicle one way. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury aparthotel include express check-out, laundry facilities, and a garden.


  • Walking distance to Edinburgh International Conference Centre and Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Bar/lounge
  • Concierge services

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Chester Residence features tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and coffee/tea in a common area. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. This luxury aparthotel also offers concierge services, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Limo/town car service and wedding services can be provided. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

The Chester Residence is a smoke-free property.

  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 23 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Express check-in 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Garden 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 1850 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

The Chester Residence offers 23 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and espresso makers. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate living rooms. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 42-inch plasma televisions come with premium digital channels. Accommodations at this 5-star aparthotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Kitchen 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Separate living room 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 18

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

24-hour check-in


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: GBP 350.00 per night (for stays between 1 August - 31 August)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 38 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 25.00 per night
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 75.00
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 55.00 per stay
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Chester Residence
  • Chester Residence Apartment
  • Chester Residence Apartment Edinburgh
  • Chester Residence Edinburgh
  • Chester Residence Hotel Edinburgh
  • The Chester Residence Edinburgh, Scotland
  • The Chester Residence Hotel Edinburgh
  • Chester Residence Aparthotel Edinburgh
  • Chester Residence Aparthotel

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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