Edinburgh rooftops in a snowy winter

Visiting Edinburgh in the Colder Months

Visiting Edinburgh in January and February We know what you are thinking. And it’s okay. You’re thinking. “Why would I visit Edinburgh during the coldest months of the year?” Don’t worry. This is a reasonable question, but January and February in Edinburgh is a magical, quiet and exciting time. Sure, the weather is a bit cold […]

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Edinburgh skyline covered in snow seen from Calton Hill

Things to do in Edinburgh this Winter

Spending Winter in Edinburgh With the long summer days behind us and chilly nights ahead, we know just how tempting it is to head for the covers, snuggle down and wait for the winter months to pass. But with so many wonderful things happening all over the city, spending winter in Edinburgh is its own […]

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Stay with us this Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and the festive celebrations have already begun here in Edinburgh. So, if you’re looking for hotels in Edinburgh this Christmas, why not book one of our comfortable rooms at Parliament House Hotel? Here, you’ll enjoy a central stay close to the Christmas Markets, shops, bars and restaurants. Looking for […]

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The Best Places to Wrap up your Edinburgh Christmas Shopping

Christmas Shopping in Edinburgh Now that November has arrived, it’s time to get your skates on with your Christmas shopping in Edinburgh. From Christmas markets to designer boutiques, you’ll find something special for all your loved ones in the Scottish capital. Charming Royal Mile Start your shopping on the historic Royal Mile and soak up the […]

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Scott Monument in Edinburgh with Christmas wheel

Take a Festive Break in Edinburgh with Parliament House

Central Christmas Breaks in Edinburgh at Parliament House Christmas 2018 is just around the corner, so there’s no better time to start planning your Christmas breaks in Edinburgh. Our historic capital city comes to life during this festive period, and there’s plenty to see and do for all ages. Here at Parliament House Hotel, our […]

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Shops in Edinburgh

Hit the Shops! Edinburgh Shopping Guide

Whether you’re looking for bargain basics, high street must-haves or designer treats, the fantastic shops in Edinburgh have something for you. So, lets take a look at some of the best places to go shopping in the city. High Street Shops in Edinburgh If it’s high street fashion you are after, it doesn’t get better […]

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Duke of Wellington and Greyfriars Bobby Statues

Glasgow or Edinburgh: Which City to Visit?

Visiting Glasgow or Edinburgh? Do Both! If you’re planning to visit Scotland, you’ll want to take in the sights of some our fantastic cities. If you can’t decide between Glasgow or Edinburgh, visit them both! At Parliament House, you can enjoy a central stay in historic Edinburgh, whilst being within easy reach of vibrant Glasgow. […]

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Items for sale at Harry Potter shops in Edinburgh

Things to love about the 2 new Harry Potter shops in Edinburgh

If you’re a big fan of JK Rowling’s Harry Potter books and films, you’ll be in for a treat when visiting Edinburgh. Two new Harry Potter shops in Edinburgh have opened and they are bursting with marvellous wizardry memorabilia. So, why not book one of our special offers and enjoy a stay at central Parliament […]

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Docks of leith at sunset

Places to Visit in Edinburgh: Make Leith Your Next Port of Call

There is no denying that when it comes to amazing places to visit in Edinburgh, the sky is the limit. But once you have taken in all the sights of city-centre Edinburgh, visited all the wonderful museums and explored Edinburgh’s sensational underground city, why not make a day of Leith? Nestling on the shores of […]

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