The Inn on the Mile

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Situated on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh city centre, The Inn on the Mile offers an alternative luxury hotel experience of staying in one of Edinburgh's most prestigious historic landmarks. Princes Street and Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station are 400 metres away. Rooms at the hotel are situated across three floors and accessed by stairs only. Included in all bedrooms are a large flat-screen TV, work desk with free Wi-Fi and an iPod dock with ceiling in-built speakers. Guests can enjoy full tea and coffee making facilities, which come with Scottish delicacies. All bedrooms come with GHD hair straighteners as standard. The bar looks out over the Royal Mile and has free Wi-Fi, wood panelling and an outdoor seating area. A full Scottish breakfast is available each morning and pub food is served daily. Limited room service is also available. It is a 5-minute walk from The Inn on the Mile to Edinburgh Castle, which overlooks the picturesque Princes Street Gardens. Waverley Train Station is only 2 minutes’ walk away and Edinburgh Airport can be accessed via the Airlink bus service which runs every 10 minutes from the airport to the city centre.

Important information

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are currently in effect at this property. Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result. Guests should be aware that this hotel does not have a lift. The cancellation policy shown on this page is based on an arrival time of 14:00 (GMT). Payment is required on check-in. When booking 3 or more rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.


  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Security alarm
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Breakfast options
  • Smoke alarms
  • Bottle of water
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Evening entertainment
  • Key card access
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Cctv in common areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Internet services
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning service
  • Cctv outside property
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Wifi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • First aid kit available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Wine/champagne
  • Cashless payment available
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Breakfast in the room

Food and drink

  • Bar


  • Heating
  • Newspapers
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Luggage storage
  • Car hire
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry


  • Free WiFi available