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Located in New Town, The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection is adjacent to Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and within a 10-minute walk of other popular attractions like Calton Hill. This 5-star hotel has 77 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, free in-room WiFi, and a rooftop terrace. It's in central Edinburgh and also a short walk from Princes Street Gardens and Scott Monument.
Enjoy a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, or relax with a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service. Start each morning with full breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 11 AM.
All 77 air-conditioned accommodations feature sitting areas. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers are other standard amenities.
Guests of The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection enjoy a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and 6 meeting rooms. There's onsite parking for a fee and limo/town car service. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include conference space, coffee/tea in a common area, and express check-out.
- Walking distance to Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and Princes Street Gardens
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
- Rooftop terrace
The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection2 Greenside Place Edinburgh Scotland EH1 3AA
At The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection a large, 2-acre roof garden includes private terraces of all garden-facing guestrooms. Landscaped with lawn, shrubs, and a large terrace and pergola area, it offers close-up views of Calton Hill, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Items from the room service menu can be enjoyed in the roof garden, which is accessible for all residents.
The lounge has a self-service bar, local artwork and photography, and an ultra-contemporary circular gas fire set within a broad coffee table. The Observatory Restaurant serves British cuisine. 2 boardrooms can accommodate up to 15 people each, and the large Calton Suite can accomodate 110. Free WiFi is available throughout the building, including the roof.
Guests have discounted access to a Virgin Active health club next door to the hotel. Facilities include a gym, swimming pool, beauty-treatment rooms, solarium, sauna, and steam room. Metered parking is available near the hotel.
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Concierge services
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Meeting rooms 6
- Conference space
- Total number of rooms - 77
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Picnic area
- Fireplace in lobby
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Number of floors - 3
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Wedding services
- Free WiFi
- Rooftop terrace
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Room service (24 hours)
- Separate sitting area
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Free newspaper
- Coffee/tea maker
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Flat-panel TV
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Free WiFi
Where to Eat
The Snug - Open every evening until the early hours, this sophisticated but informal lounge has sofas, armchairs, and an ultra-contemporary gas fire set within a broad coffee table. This is a self-service bar with snacks and meals from the room-service menu available.
Observatory Restaurant - This restaurant is open from Tuesday to Saturday between 5-9:30 PM, and offering hotel guests a seasonal, locally sourced contemporary Scottish menu. 24 hour room service is also available.
Nearby Things to Do
Guests have discounted access to the health club next door to the hotel, which includes a gym, Pilates and spinning studios, beauty-treatment rooms, solarium, 2 saunas, 2 steam rooms, and an 82-foot, stainless-steel lap pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time ends at 3 PM
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is Noon
- Pets not allowed (service dogs only)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.
Only service dogs are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available
- Fee for full breakfast: GBP 18.50 per person (approximately)
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