The Glasshouse Hotel – New Town Description
The Glasshouse Hotel, Edinburgh is a modern 5-star boutique hotel with floor-to-ceiling windows in the centre of Edinburgh city. The hotel includes the Calton Suite & the roof top garden for events and weddings, The Snug, a self service bar and 2 modern boardrooms for business functions. In the summer, seating is available on the terrace. Fully refurbished in June 2013, this hotel’s glass architecture incorporates the facade of the 150-year-old-Lady Glenorchy Church.
The Hotel is located in Greenside Place, Edinburgh city centre, just a short walk from Waverley Station. Less than 10 minutes from the hotel are landmarks such as St. James shopping center, The Edinburgh Playhouse Theater, Princes Street Gardens, National Gallery of Scotland and St.Giles Cathedral. The hotel is 0.5 miles away from the Edinburgh Castle and approximately 7.4 miles from Edinburgh Airport. The entrance is through a Victorian church and by a breezy roundabout which makes it a perfect city centre hideaway.
All 65 lavish guest rooms and suites have large floor-to-ceiling windows opening to city views. The rooms are big and airy with terraces, retro styled with polished wood floors, pendant lamps, modern furniture, and sharp edged furnishings. They are also outfitted with air conditioners, cable TV, en suite bathroom, Wi-Fi access and ironing board. Suites feature spacious living areas with amenities such as CD players and minibars. Some suites contain a private sauna and sitting room. The private bathrooms offer bathrobes and slippers.
The Glasshouse Hotel has conference rooms which can accommodate at least 90 people and a magnificent rooftop garden overlooking the city. Off-site parking is also available.
Guests can enjoy delicious continental breakfast and tasty meals at The Observatory on site.
The Glasshouse Hotel is ideally placed for complete exploration of Edinburgh city. You can relax in the centre of the city in ultimate comfort while you enjoy the city of Edinburgh at its absolute best.