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Water of Leith

Chic Leith is Edinburgh's stylish waterfront overlooking the Firth of Forth. Brimming with exquisitely converted heritage waterfront buildings, Leith is one of Edinburgh's best dining quarters, featuring a superb mix of Michelin Star restaurants and best chefs , cosy bistros and themed contemporary tapas and bars where you'll find the finest cocktails. With a rich harbour heritage dating back to the medieval era, this exclusive waterfront location is today home to the 5 Star Royal Yacht Britannia attraction, with on-site tour, deck tearoom and gift shop.

Mingling with best restaurants down on the Leith waterfront are a choice of luxury hotels and modern apartments, perfect for business or leisure. A vibrant area, Leith hosts two great festivals annually including the Edinburgh Mela and for shopping fans, the waterside Ocean Terminal shopping centre caters for all your shopping needs from banks and high street fashion to book shops and whisky shops. Stay in Edinburgh's exclusive waterfront quarter within easy reach of the city centre. Book Leith hotels & apartments online now.

Accommodation near Edinburgh

  • Colinton   (3.9 miles from the centre of Near Edinburgh)
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    Edinburgh Dreghorn Travelodge only 5 miles from Edinburgh city centre, Waverley station and the Airport with free parking and petrol station adjacent. WiFi available.
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  • Longniddry   (10.2 miles from the centre of Near Edinburgh)
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    £245
    Seasonal short break
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    Tranquil Scottish holiday park on the Firth of Forth with a great choice of family friendly caravans & new touring area. 9 hole golf course, indoor pool, adventure trail.
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  • Livingston   (13.5 miles from the centre of Near Edinburgh)
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    Livingston hotel with cheap hotel room rates from £29! Quality en-suite accommodation with rooms that sleep up to four. WIFI wireless internet available.
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