The Best Western Braid Hills is housed in a 19th-century Victorian building boasting stained glass windows, scenic gardens and panoramic views of Edinburgh.
Guests can make themselves comfortable, staying in the en suite bedrooms which are kitted out with flat screen TV, work desk, hot drink-making facilities, hairdryers and complimentary Wi-Fi.
When hunger strikes, appetites can be satisfied in the on-site restaurant serving local treats. Guests can also mingle in the lounge or plan the further exploration of Edinburgh over a tipple or two in the bar.
Groupon’s Guide To Edinburgh
Located in Lothian, on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth, the capital city of Scotland allures with historic sites, cultural landmarks and a wide variety of shopping centres and traditional markets.
History enthusiasts may visit the famous Edinburgh Castle, a 12th-century historic fortress built on Castle Rock, a volcanic plug in the middle of the city. Also, culture seekers may visit the Old Town and the New Town, both listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, boasting Georgian-style buildings and traditional markets. After exploring renowned museums and galleries, holidaymakers may savour traditional dishes such as haggis and Scottish shortbread, available at numerous restaurants and bars. Artistic types may head to one of the city’s music and theatre venues which keep guests entertained with folk acts, jazz concerts and plays. Edinburgh has a moderate climate with summer temperatures of about 20°C. Winter brings windy and frosty days with little sunshine. The transition seasons, spring and autumn, tend to be rather cool.