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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.

Dining

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.

Rooms

All 77 air-conditioned rooms provide iPod docks, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Guests can expect LCD TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and pillow menus, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries. Free bottled water, portable fans, and laptop-compatible safes are also available.

Property features

Guests of The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection enjoy a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and 6 meeting rooms. If you drive, self parking is GBP 16.50 per day, or you can take advantage of the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for GBP 35 per vehicle one way. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a conference center, coffee/tea in a common area, and express check-in.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and Princes Street Gardens
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Rooftop terrace

The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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 Nuffield Gym & Health Club next door to the hotel. Facilities include a gym, swimming pool, beauty-treatment rooms, solarium, sauna, and steam room. Off-site parking at the adjacent Q-Park is available as a discounted rate.

  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 77 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Picnic area 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference center 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection offers 77 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Portable fan 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Heating 
  • 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.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a full breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 11 AM for a surcharge. Room service is available around the clock.

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 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 3 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 25 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.

Only service animals are allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 12.50 and GBP 18.50 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 35 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: GBP 16.50 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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.


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