Easter Road is the home ground of Hibernian Football Club, or ‘Hibs’. Hibs play football (soccer) in the SPL (Scottish Premier League). The stadium is in Leith which is to the East of Edinburgh and has a capacity of more than 20,000. Hibs’ fans call Easter Road “The Holy Ground” or “The Leith San Siro”. For tickets to matches at Easter Road please please go to
If you are coming to Edinburgh to watch football at Easter Road you may want to stay at a near by hotel, here are a few great suggestions.
The King James Hotel on Leith Street is ideally situated for walking down to Easter Road or for walking into the city centre for pre-match shopping or post-match entertainment.
Oakhill Apartments offer 5-Star quality apartments near the bottom of Easter Road. The apartments are luxurious and well appointed, plus there’s free parking.
The Glasshouse Hotel is an excellent 5-star boutique hotel at the top of Leith Walk. This elegant hotel is ideal for the football fan looking for a bit of style and refinement over the weekend.
The Royal Terrace stands on Calton Hill and looks down towards Leith and Easter Road. The hotel offers traditional charm with contemporary luxury.
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is a new hotel in Edinburgh and one of the most impressive in terms of style and service. It’s also wonderfully placed for Waverley Station, and it’s a short downhill walk from here to Hib’s home matches.
Parliament House Hotel is tucked away on Calton Hill but only minutes from the stadium and to Princes Street. Rooms have been tastefully and traditionally furnished in keeping with the character of the building. Staff are friendly and well informed.