Modern Edinburgh hotel with free Wi-Fi and parking and an inclusive hot breakfast Holiday Inn Express® Edinburgh - Waterfront hotel is located 2 miles from the centre of Edinburgh in Leith the port area of the city with free on-site parking. Right next to the Ocean Terminal shopping centre and 5 minutes' walk from the Royal Yacht Britannia the hotel is also handy to a public bus service into the city centre. Edinburgh Waverley train station is 2.5 miles away and Edinburgh International Airport (EDI) is 25 minutes' drive away. IMPORTANT INFO: Reception bar and guest lounge will be closed for renovation from 3 Jan – early Feb 2018. A limited Grab&Go breakfast will be but no other meals or hot food will be served. We apologise for any inconvenience. Edinburgh Castle is 3 miles from the hotel with the Palace of Holyroodhouse just a stroll away down the Royal Mile. Unusual plants can be found at the Royal Botanic Garden 2 miles from the hotel or enjoy a hike to the top of Arthur's Seat in Holyrood Park for sweeping views. Use free Wi-Fi to keep up with work and catch up with friends in the bar. The hotel is 25 minutes' drive from the Edinburgh International Conference Centre. Express Start buffet breakfast with bacon scrambled eggs sausages and baked beans plus cereals fruit and yoghurt is included with your room.