Novotel Edinburgh Park

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

9.1 K reviews
Very good family hotel. Close to Edinburgh Park. Close to public transportation and the airport. Fantastic service. Great pool.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Half Board
    • All inclusive
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Indoor Pool
    • Number of Pools
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Steam bath
15 Lochside Avenue EH12 9DJ Edinburgh
4.4 mi to downtown


The hotel is located 300 m from Edinburgh Park railway station, just minutes from the city’s business park. Guests can reach the city centre with Edinburgh Castle in about 15 minutes via public transport. The hotel is only 5 km from Edinburgh Airport.


The hotel was built in 2008. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 170 rooms. The upper floors of the establishment can be accessed by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room and a bar. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation. Additional services include room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. A safe and a minibar are also available. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi. Some of the rooms are adapted for wheelchair users. A hairdryer is provided in the bathrooms. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The hotel features a pool and an indoor pool. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. A range of options are available, including a gym, a spa and a steam bath.


A variety of catering options can be booked. Guests can choose between bed and breakfast, half board and all-inclusive. Available meals include breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Close to brilliant transport links. Location was faultless. Parking was excellent.

    "Great location." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Good car access, but so-so parking." "Near the city centre with nearby dining and shopping, and okay sightseeing." "Standard parking prices." "Close to business sites."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Wonderful and helpful staff. Receptionists were delightful and very helpful. Reception staff were outstanding.

    "Friendly service in reception, but less friendly in the restaurant." "Professional service, and great tour guides." "Management and housekeeping are decent." "Bar service is acceptable." "Room service is average." "Hotel security can be an issue."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Gym + pool was just exceptional. Fantastic Pool and facilities. Pool was amazing.

    "Clean pool area."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Scrambled eggs to perfection. The breakfast buffet was delicious. Buffet breakfast was amazing.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Cleanliness

    Gym is always spotlessly clean. Room facilities were excellent and immaculately clean. Rooms spotlessly clean and spacious.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Clean pool area and moderately clean rooms." "The bathrooms and dining area need some cleaning." "Wellness & sports facilities could use better cleaning."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Meal was tasty and affordable. Was charged for expensive vodka. Hotel room was appauling, not worth.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Pricey breakfast and dining." "Beverages could be cheaper." "Free internet."

  • Comfort

    A/C was working properly. Broken ac unit. Door lock broken but minor.

    "Large rooms with average comfort and standard beds." "Decent-sized bathrooms, but noisy rooms and insufficient A/C."

  • Wellness Area
    "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities"

    Gym is always spotlessly clean. Spa, which was clean and well appointed. Steam room was also very smelly.

    "Average wellness and fitness area." "Sauna is ok." "Wellness & sports facilities could use better cleaning."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    A/C was working properly. Sink is draining properly. Dirty locker/changing room.

    "Room cleanliness, beds and minibars are as expected." "Mediocre sized, poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Poorly maintained rooms with low quality furniture." "Large rooms with beautiful balconies and charming views." "Substandard bathrooms, televisions, and air conditioning." "Shower can be a problem."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Signal / picture quality was substandard. Wifi reception was very poor. WiFi speed and reception poor.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Free internet."