‘Perfectly situated for all amenities a few minutes walk to the centre. Warm and friendly welcome and the reception are was beautifully decorated and a lovely coal effect fire was a treat.’
– Parliament House Hotel Tripadvisor Review
Places to Eat in Edinburgh
During a busy day of shopping in Edinburgh, you can take a break on George Street. With an array of cafes, bars and restaurants to choose from. From magnificent venues, like The Dome, with its striking neo-classical architecture and famous festive decorations, to stylish Edinburgh bars and restaurants like Cadiz, Fazenda and Copper Blossom. There are also plenty of high street names, like Starbucks, Wetherspoons and Las Iguanas.
Full of History
George Street is a fascinating street, full of history and grandeur. While shopping, eating and drinking, be sure to take some time to enjoy the impressive architecture, inspired by ancient Rome and Greece. There are several large statues, honouring figures such as King George IV, scientist James Clark Maxwell and minister Thomas Chalmers. Close to Princes Street’s bus and rail connections, George Street is very easy to get to.
Edinburgh Shopping Breaks
Our central, comfortable Parliament House Hotel is located at the foot of Calton Hill, within walking distance of the George Street shops, bars and restaurants. Check out our latest shopping breaks and special offers.