Ideally located in the Newington area of Edinburgh, only 1.5 miles from The Royal Mile and Princes Street, Kildonan Lodge Hotel is the ideal retreat for travellers wishing to enjoy a bit of bargain shopping, indulge in fine-dining experiences or explore historic Edinburgh with the many different sightseeing options on offer.
For corporate travellers we are conveniently located close to The Royal Infirmary, Roslin Institute, Royal College of Surgeons, EICC and Edinburgh Royal Observatory and within 5 minutes walking distance from Edinburgh University’s King’s Buildings, British Geological Survey, Scottish Agricultural College and Pollock Halls.
For guests arriving by car, we suggest you leave your car in our free private car park during your stay. The hotel is located on the main bus route for the following bus numbers: 3, 7, 8, 29, 31, 37 and 49 which frequently stop outside the hotel to/from the city centre. Edinburgh’s public transport system is excellent, very affordable and easy to use.
Edinburgh International Airport is about 30 minutes away and Waverley Train Station and St Andrews Bus Station are only a short taxi ride away.
Please click here for a print version of our travel directions and how to find us if you are arriving by car.
You can now take a 300 bus from the Airport to the Kildonan. The bus cost £4.50 for a single journey. Going back home you can take the 300 from across the road to get you back to the Airport.