Edinburgh is a truly fascinating city and The Balmoral makes for the perfect location from which to explore Scotland’s capital. Edinburgh offers a wealth of history with the iconic medieval fortress of Edinburgh Castle dating back to 9 AD and archaeological evidence dating back to 900 BC.
Walk The Royal Mile and explore Edinburgh’s 250 year old New Town. Edinburgh’s Old and New Towns collectively form a UNESCO World Heritage site and a centre piece of medieval closes are bounded by a masterpiece of Georgian town planning.
With a multitude of museums, galleries and theatres, family friendly attractions such as Edinburgh Zoo and Dynamic Earth, and more Michelin-starred restaurants than anywhere else in the UK outside of London including our very own Number One; Edinburgh offers a unique visitor experience for all.
The Balmoral’s concierge team have a comprehensive list of all Edinburgh Attractions, available upon request, and fast track admission vouchers are available for many major attractions. The concierge team are also at your disposal to create tailor made half day and full day itineraries for individuals, couples and families.
Visit our calendar of events
to see what’s happening during your visit or contact
the concierge team who look forward to helping you make the best of your time in our beautiful city. Touring
There are a number of options for touring around Scotland from The Balmoral including car rental touring companies and private guides. Please note that advance booking for private guides is essential. Contact
the concierge for further details and ideas.