Kingsway Guest House, Edinburgh – 4 Star

Welcome to the Kingsway Guest House, a 4* luxury B&B located in the heart of  Edinburgh. The Kingsway is a privately owned, family-run Victorian guest house established 25 years ago, one of the first in this area, and conveniently located 10 minutes from the city centre. You will receive a warm Scottish welcome at the Kingsway Guest House! We provide stylish bed and breakfast accommodation in a central location in Scotland’s famous capital city. A wonderful destination, Edinburgh is a city of great heritage and history which boasts UNESCO World Heritage status and year round events including its many festivals.

Accommodations :


At Kingsway you will enjoy comfortable and cosy accommodation in our stylish bedrooms. Rooms feature complementary high speed wi-fi, LCD TV and DVD player, internet radio with ipod dock, hairdryer, hospitality tray, fluffy white towels and luxury Scottish Au Lait toilettries.

All guest rooms are located on the first and second floors accessed by stairs and are all en-suite, other than our one standard room which has a separate private shower room.

Family Room – for up to four guests with one king bed and two single beds, and en-suite with heated towel radiator.

Triple Room – suitable for up to three guests, with en-suite. The room is prepared with either 3 x single beds or 1 x super king, 1 x single bed as preferred.

Twin/King Room – available as two single beds or a super king bed as preferred. En-suite features walk in shower, heated floor and towel radiator.

Double Room – UK king size bed for two guests, with en-suite.

Standard Twin/ King Room – two single beds or a king bed as preferred. Private, separate shower room is located outside the bedroom and is not shared. Fluffy bathrobes are provided.

Dining room – a relaxing space in which to start the day and enjoy your breakfast. With many original Victorian features.

We are committed to working in a sustainable way to reduce the daily impact on our environment.

Dining :

The Kingsway Guest House offers a wonderful complimentary full Scottish Breakfast to all of guest

Each morning guests can enjoy our full cooked Scottish breakfast including haggis, potato scones and free range eggs. We offer wonderful fresh ground coffee and an extensive range of teas to help ease you into the day. Plus cereals, fruit and yogurt, wholemeal and white toast with specialist and homemade jams and spreads. A continental option of croissants, crumpets or muffins is also available. As a special treat guests may enjoy homemade flapjacks and homemade banana bread, both delicious!

Our “daily special” offers an alternative to the usual cooked breakfast, ideal for those travelling for a longer period of time who may appreciate greater variation.

Our popular daily specials include Loch Fyne smoked salmon and free range scrambled eggs on toasted bagel; homemade pancakes with bacon and maple syrup; eggs royale with smoked salmon and hollandaise; warm Belgian waffle with Scottish berries and maple syrup; stuffed portabello mushroom with haggis, goats cheese and poached eggs; and haddock fishcakes.

For guests requiring an early start to the day for tours or flights, we offer a tasty take away continental breakfast bag.

We will always try to cater for dietary requirements on request. Do let us know in advance.

Kingsway has been awarded the Breakfast Award from the AA for four years in a row, in recognition of excellence and emphasis of freshly prepared local produce.

Golf :

If you are planning to play golf, the Kinsway Guest House is close proximity to all the great links courses in East Lothian area , a short drive away. Play the great courses such as Gullane # 1 , # 2, # 3 , Muirfield , North Berwick , Royal Musselburgh, and Craigielaw to name a few.

Location :

Edinburgh is a city of magnificent heritage and history, as well as hosting year round events including its world famous festivals. Kingsway is a pleasant walk of just five minutes to Holyrood Park and one mile to the Royal Mile. With easy access to the city’s main visitor attractions, there is no need to drive during your stay and guests are welcome to use our private off street car park at no extra cost.

The local neighbourhood offers a truly excellent selection of wine bars and traditional pubs, restaurants and cafes just minutes from Kingsway. Click on our local favourites and view useful services below for more details.

Other historic sites within easy reach include Rosslyn Chapel, Gilmerton Cove and Craigmillar Castle, as well as Edinburgh University locations and the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary and Sick Kids hospitals.