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The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

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Potsdam, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Glasshouse Hotel is centrally located in Edinburgh for exploring both the old medieval town and the New Town. It is fronted by an old stone building front but the hotel itself is contemporary. It has a weird layout as it's integrated into a larger complex but you don't realize that from the inside. The lobby is not much, but...

1Thank delia25
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for two nights as part of our honeymoon! We arrived early and although we weren't able to check in (expected) they were able to go through all the paperwork with us, offered to arrange our luggage to be in our room when we returned & amazingly, upgraded us to one of the suites!! Beautiful large room with...

1Thank Kiho8273
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Four of us came for a night in Edinburgh....we all thought the Glasshouse had some good things and some not so good....the staff were lovely, the rooms were lovely, having access to the garden from your room was amazing ! The toilets were horrific, like airplane toilets, awful noise, I'm a heavy sleeper and even I was woken by inconsiderate...

Thank Ebell2808
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Booked for a rugby weekend and expected it to be busy. Didn't manage early check in but that was expected. Room was on third floor and backed onto roof garden, didn't explore until the morning but it is amazing. The front facing rooms won't have access so ask for room with doors onto it, all have seats and table outside...

1Thank andhewittscores
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed the night with my husband for his birthday. Everything about out evening for perfect, from the drinks before dinner, the meal, the service and the amazing bedroom & breakfast. This hotel is what a 5 star hotel should be

2Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our time at this hotel. We were on the higher floor so we had fun with the outdoors area (roof garden) right outside of the room. The restaurant from breakfast is limited in its offerings but all very nice. View from breakfast room is spectacular. Loved walking to the nearby castle. Lots of fun at this place. Great...

2Thank ajbgtu
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for the weekend and loved it! First impressions was great.. staff very friendly helped with bags and doors etc. We went off to explore as our room wasn't ready and we had a call from the hotel a couple of hours later to let us know our room was ready.. amazing customer service! When we arrived back to...

2Thank aabb92
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We selected the Glasshouse because of its unique layout and rooftop garden with views of Calton Hill. The garden is as advertised and most rooms look out onto it. The location of the hotel is excellent with ready access to many of Edinburgh's sites. Breakfast is served in a small room down a long corridor but it has decent views....

Thank 37Frequenttraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my husband went for a romantic mini moon in Edinburgh and decided to book to stay and the Glasshouse. Our stay was fantastic, we were upgraded to a suite which was fantastic, and the hotel staff added little extras to make our stay as special as they could with chocolates and rose petals in the room. Everyone was...

2Thank Emily M
Gainesville, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in early to drop off bags, prior to a game of golf at Murryfield. I can honestly say I was never so warmly greeted at a hotel. Granted, this is likely the lowest of travel seasons, but the staff made an incredible effort and were so extremely friendly! We were staying on Marriott points, so expected a dumpy...

3Thank D H

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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street; even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

Address: 2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: ₹ 9,753 - ₹ 30,305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 77
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Also Known As:
The Glasshouse Hotel Edinburgh
Glasshouse Edinburgh
Edinburgh Glasshouse
Glasshouse Hotel Edinburgh
Glass House Edinburgh
The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection Edinburgh, Scotland
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#28 Business Hotel in Edinburgh
#28 Luxury Hotel in Edinburgh
#34 Romantic Hotel in Edinburgh
#53 Family Hotel in Edinburgh
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“The junior suites are right off the bar/lounge but it's very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles delia25, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing Greenside for city views.”
 of 5 bubbles DH474, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms with balconies overlooking the city are fabulous.”
 of 5 bubbles AlanT947, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms are bigger but all are perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles BobdD647, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a suite on the street side,”
 of 5 bubbles don7614, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
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