The Scott

Pollock Estate, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh

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  • 18th century baronial house
  • Close to Arthur's Seat, Holyrood Park and The Meadows
  • Luxury rooms and suites
  • Named after Alexander Scott

Discover the beauty of Edinburgh at The Scott, a grand hotel that seamlessly blends historical charm with modern luxury. This magnificent 18th-century baronial house, named after original owner Alexander Scott, is nestled within the picturesque Pollock Estate on the edge of Holyrood Park.

The recent refurbishment of The Scott, with a major investment, has brought the hotel to new heights of comfort and elegance, while preserving its original features and historical character. With 36 rooms and suites, each with its own unique style and character, you’ll find the perfect space to relax and unwind during your stay.

Step inside the grand entrance and be greeted by high ceilings, original fireplaces, and period features that transport you back in time.

Luxurious rooms and amenities

The hotel’s 36 rooms and suites are uniquely decorated so that no two rooms match. They’re appointed with luxurious bedding, comfortable Elite Lily mattresses, and en-suite bathrooms stocked with fluffy towels and ISGHA spa products.

The Scott also features an elegant dining room with stunning garden views and the charming Red Room Bar, perfect for unwinding with a drink after a day of exploring the city.

Plenty to see & do

Take advantage of the convenient location of The Scott and explore the surrounding area with Arthur’s Seat and Holyrood Park on the estate’s doorstep and the Royal Mile just a short walk away. There are also plenty of other top tourist attractions nearby.

For those looking to stay active, gym, swim and leisure access are available for a fee at The Royal Commonwealth Pool, located within the estate.

The Scott offers the perfect combination of history, comfort, and convenience.



Pollock Estate

18 Holyrood Park Road



EH16 5AY


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