The Inn on the Mile

82 High Street, The Royal MileEdinburghEH1 1LLUnited Kingdom
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About The Inn on the Mile

Housed within a former bank, The Inn on the Mile is a stylish pub offering boutique lodgings right along the Royal Mile. Guests will find themselves just ten minutes’ walk from Edinburgh Castle.

Guest rooms boast lofty ceilings and sizeable sash windows, allowing for plenty of natural light. Bluetooth speaker, espresso machine, and high-end hair straighteners are just some of the modern amenities included as standard. Private bathrooms include free-standing tubs or rainfall showers.

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. Outdoor seating is available for guests to enjoy a spot of people watching on the Mile.

The pub kitchen offers a menu stacked with classic dishes, including burgers, steak pie, and fish and chips. Breakfast consists of a full Scottish fry-up, alongside a few lighter options.

The Inn on the Mile is roughly ten minutes’ walk from Holyrood Palace, with the likes of Canongate Kirk and the Museum of Edinburgh to be found along the way. Edinburgh railway station is a three-minute walk away.


82 High Street, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH1 1LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(131)5569940 | Fax: +44(131)5581362 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Porter service
  • Restaurant
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Location, Location, Location.

The very central location of The Inn On The Mile makes it an ideal base from which to walk to all the sights the city has to offer. The city is home to a number of tourist attractions, including Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish National Gallery, and the Hol

Extra touches make for memorable visits.

Guests have found the rooms at The Inn On The Mile to be very comfortable and well-equipped. In particular, they enjoyed the thoughtful extras provided by the hotel. This includes such things as having the use of GHD hair straighteners, quality toiletries

Warm welcome.

Guests have found the hotel and pub below to be warm and welcoming. There is a nice atmosphere with friendly and efficient staff.

Negative Reviews

An historic building means there is no lift.

Housed in a listed former bank building, in common with plenty of Edinburgh hotels, The Inn On The Mile does not have a lift and so guests will need to use the stairs. Some of the rooms are situated several flights up, which may be a problem for guests wh

The hustle and bustle of the city.

Enjoying such a central location in the city centre, some guests have reported being able to hear noise from traffic and people outside.

Breakfast not included.

The cost of the room does not include breakfast. Some guests report that they would have appreciated had it been included. However, many other breakfast options are available nearby.

Rating Overview

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8.6 out of 10 based on 737 reviews