Directions to Thistle Edinburgh, The King James

To reach The King James by road…

From the M9 and M8, pick up the A8 and follow signs for Edinburgh city centre. The King James is located at the end of Princes Street, near the St James Shopping Centre. We have parking for 20 cars available on site at an additional charge. To programme your sat-nav, please use the postcode EH1 3SW.

If you’re coming to The King James by rail…

Edinburgh Waverley mainline station is a three-minute walk (0.1 miles) from The King James.

From Edinburgh Airport…

If you’re flying into Edinburgh Airport, The King James is about 10 miles away by road; allow half an hour by car or taxi, and 35 minutes by public transport.

 

Tourist Attractions

Things to see and do from Thistle Edinburgh, The King James

At The King James, you have many of Edinburgh’s most famous landmarks, including  Princes Street, Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace virtually on the doorstep. Right in the city centre, The King James is a perfect base from which to explore Edinburgh’s fascinating history, superb shopping, culture and other attractions. And at the end of a packed day, all the comforts of our Edinburgh hotel will be ready and waiting for you.

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Local Information

Today's Weather

in Edinburgh °C or °F

31 Oct Fri

Sun and clouds, mild; breezy in the p.m.
Sun and clouds, mild; breezy in the p.m.
High Temperature:
19oC
Low Temperature:
9oC

01 Nov Sat

Some sun, then turning cloudy
Some sun, then turning cloudy
High Temperature:
13oC
Low Temperature:
9oC

02 Nov Sun

Intervals of clouds and sun
Intervals of clouds and sun
High Temperature:
12oC
Low Temperature:
4oC

03 Nov Mon

Cloudy
Cloudy
High Temperature:
9oC
Low Temperature:
3oC

04 Nov Tue

Clouds and sun with a shower or two
Clouds and sun with a shower or two
High Temperature:
9oC
Low Temperature:
2oC