Hotel Features. The glass architecture incorporates the facade of the 150-year-old Lady Glenorchy Church into the Glasshouse Edinburgh. A two-acre rooftop garden is landscaped with lawn, shrubs, a patio and paths offers view of Calton Hill. The roof garden is open all day and often hosts sculpture exhibitions.
The Snug, is a self- service bar. The Restaurant Szenario serves buffet breakfasts and lunches. In the summer, seating is available on the summer terrace. Three modern boardrooms and two syndicate rooms are available for business functions, and two social rooms, as well as the rooftop garden, are available for event and weddings. The hotel's 19 conference rooms have walls between the rooms that can be rolled back to create larger spaces.
Guestrooms. All 65 of the three-story Glasshouse Edinburgh's guestrooms feature the clean lines of modern furniture and floor-to-ceiling windows. Suites feature spacious living areas with wooden floors. Guestroom amenities include minibars, CD players and wireless Internet access. The private bathrooms offer bathrobes and slippers. Frette Egyptian cotton bed linens are featured in the guestrooms. Many of the guestrooms have private terraces or street-facing balconies.
Expert Tip. Each of the hotel's suites are named after a Scots whisky and contains a decanter of the whisky for guests to sample.
Deluxe room: One queen or two twin beds. Duvet and Egyptian-cotton linens. View across garden terrace towards woodland and/or street view. Approximately 315 square feet. Two bijou armchairs and coffee table on hardwood floor, separated from carpeted bed area by floor-to-ceiling mahogany divider. Glass-paneled bathroom.
Executive Room: One queen or two twin beds. Duvet and Egyptian-cotton linens. View across garden terrace towards woodland and/or street view. Approximately 375 square feet. Two bijou armchairs and coffee table on hardwood floor, separated from carpeted bed area by floor-to-ceiling mahogany divider. Bathroom clad in black-marble tiles, with bidet and both handheld and fixed-power showers.
Suite: One king bed. Duvet and Egyptian-cotton linens. View across garden terrace towards woodland and/or street view. Approximately 560 square feet. Plasma TV swivels to face bed or a separate sitting area, with leather sofa and two- or four-seat dining table. Remote drapery control. Glass-paneled bathroom has bidet, and double sink in anteroom. Complimentary decanter of single-malt whisky.
From Edinburgh Airport:
Approximate distance to the hotel is 12 kilometers.
- High Speed Internet Pets Not Allowed
- Shoe Shine Dry Cleaning Service
- Banquet Facilities Bar/Lounge
- Conference Room(s) Elevator/lift
- Photocopy machine Umbrella
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount) Picnic area
- Room service (24 hours) Parking garage
- Patio Medical assistance available
- Meeting room (small groups) Parking (surcharge)
- Fireplace in lobby Internet public area - surcharge
- Internet public area - wireless Exhibit space
- Express check-in Express check-out
- Wedding services Event catering
- Computer rental Concierge services
- Beauty services Coffee in lobby
- Comp newspapers in lobby Air-conditioned public areas
Room Amenities: , , • Designer toiletries • Premium bedding • Separate sitting area • Climate control • Complimentary toiletries • In-room safe (accommodates laptop) • Cable/satellite TV • Housekeeping (daily) • Hypo-allergenic bedding availa • Multi-line phone • Window opens • Trouser press • Cribs (infant beds) available • Rollaway beds • Blackout drapes/curtains • Child care (in room, surcharge • Electronic/magnetic keys • Extra towels/bedding in room • Makeup mirror • Sewing kit • Massage - available in room • Bathroom scale
Playhouse Theater - Adjacent | Carlton Hill (wooded parkland) - Adjacent | St James Shopping Center - 1 block | Princes Street (shopping) - 3 blocks | National Gallery of Scotland - 5 blocks | Princes Street Gardens - 5 blocks | St Giles Cathedral - 6 blocks | Palace of Holyroodhouse - 1.0 kilometer | Arthur's Seat (historic monument) - 1.0 kilometer | Edinburgh Castle - 1.5 kilometers | Edinburgh International Conference Center - 1.5 kilometers
Edinburgh Hotels - The Glasshouse Edinburgh