Edinburgh’s famous the world over as a place for tourists to enjoy the history, the architecture, the attractions and the nightlife the city has to offer. However, many people aren’t aware of how much of a business and commercial hub Edinburgh really is.
Millions of people come to Edinburgh to do business every year and the vast majority of them stay at hotels whilst they are here. So to help our business clients we at Hotels.tv have chosen a few of our favourite city centre hotels with a very useful Business Centre and meeting facilities.
Hotel Missoni – this fabulous 5-Star hotel is located in the very middle of the Old Town. There is a well kitted out 24-hour business center, a selection of smaller meetings rooms, a larger meeting/conference room, and plenty audio-visual equipment. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. Full catering services are available for meetings/conferences. Meeting rooms are full of natural light and the hotel will impress any client or potential client.
Radisson Blu – a wee bit further down the Royal Mile from the Missoni, is the brilliant 4-Star Radisson Blu hotel. The Radisson Blu is a very popular venue for meetings and large conferences, so as you’d expect, there’s a business centre. The business centre is in the hotel’s lobby so easy to find and meet people at.The Radisson Blu has eight flexible banquet and conference rooms that can accommodate meetings form 2 to 240 people.
The George Hotel is an iconic hotel right in the middle of Edinburgh’s New Town. This 4-Star hotel has 161 rooms and suites. The hotel’s business centre has all the facilities you would need to get your work done, and get it done quickly. There are printers, copiers and PCs aplenty. Plus, the business centre is 24hr in case you have late night or early morning presentations to print off. The hotel has 8 meetings of various sizes, and all very impressive. You’ll be given a dedicated meeting manager if you do book some space.
Apex Waterloo Place Hotel is a very business-friendly at the top (East) end of Princes Street, 2 mins from Edinburgh Waverley train station. There are 5 meeting and conference rooms to choose from, all very stylish in this modern hotel. The business centre is small but perfectly formed – offering everything you need to do business. There’s free wifi too which saves time and money. The hotel’s spa, bar and restaurant make this hotel a great place to do business.
The Scotsman Hotel – The 5-Star boutique Scotsman Hotel is in the middle of the city and again a very short walk from Edinburgh Waverley train station. Business guests have access to the hotel’s Vermillion Business Centre, which is open 24hr. There’s also 24hr Wi-Fi access in all bedrooms and public areas. Eight function and conference rooms are available for hire. You can even hire the original Scotsman Newspaper’s Boardroom. And there’s also a private cinema with 46 luxury black leather armchairs and surround sound cinema system, if you need to impress.
BEST WESTERN PLUS Bruntsfield Hotel – The Bruntsfield Hotel is near The Meadows in Edinburgh, just south west of the city centre. The hotel is a BEST WESTERN PLUS which means its an even higher standard than most Best Westerns. The business centre is small, there’s a PC, a printer and access to the office copier, but don’t let that put you off as the staff are wonderfully helpful and keen to assist. The hotel has two meeting rooms and one conference room. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the whole hotel. Rooms have lots of space to work in. There’s also free parking available for guests, which is a huge plus in Edinburgh.