Novotel Edinburgh Central Hotel Directions

80 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9DE

From the Airport (Taxi Estimate: £27.50)

Take the number 100 bus to Shandwick Place (9 Stops) or take the tram to West End Princes Street (11 Stops). From here, continue walking in the direction of travel until you reach Princes Street. Take the right hand turn onto Lothian Road and walk all the way to the bottom of Lothian Road (0.6 miles), just past the Bank of Scotland building, the road will bear to the left. Follow this curve onto Lauriston Place you will find the Novotel reception.

Alternatively, walk to the top of Lothian Road (across from The Caledonian) where you will find a bus stop. Take the number 47 bus towards Ladywood for 3 stops, exiting after Earl Gray Street. Continue left onto Lauriston Place and you will find the Novotel reception.

From Haymarket Station (Taxi Estimate: £8.75)

Walking Route (0.8 miles): Exit Haymarket through the doors adjacent to Marks & Spencer and follow the pavement to the right. Then Go past the pub Ryrie’s and cross the road, then bear left onto Morrison’s street. Follow Morrisons Street all the way until it reaches Lothian Road. Cross over the road and turn right. Follow the road past the Royal Bank of Scotland and follow as it bears left into Lauriston Place. Continue up Lauriston place and you will find the Novotel reception.

Public Transport Route (11 minute journey): Exit Haymarket through the doors adjacent to Marks & Spencer. Turn right and follow the path as it curves past Ryrie’s bar and then turn right onto Dalry Road, where you will find the bus stop. Take the number 2 bus towards Magdalene for 4 stops, exiting near Spittal Street. Continue up Bread Street and take the right onto Lauriston Street. Turn right again onto Lauriston Place and you will find the Novotel Reception.

From Waverley Station (Taxi Estimate: £8.00)

Public Transport Route (15 minute journey): Exit Waverley onto Princes Street and you will see the bus stop PP directly in front of you. Take the number 1 bus towards Clermiston for 4 stops exiting on Lothian Road. Continue down Lothian Road past the Bank of Scotland building, where the road will bear to the left and join Lauriston Place. Follow this curve up Lauriston Place until you find the Novotel Reception.

Getting to the Conference Centre (Taxi Estimate: £7.50)

Walking Route (0.4 miles): Exit the Hotel and turn right to return to Lothian Road. Follow Lothian Road until you reach the Odeon Cinema, at which point turn left onto Morrisons Street. Continue down Morrisons Street and you will find the EICC on the right hand side of the road.