Leith

Water of Leith

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.

Michelle is an experienced travel writer with iknow and has travelled extensively across the UK, Spain, Portugal and the USA. When she’s not busy writing for iknow she enjoys spending time touring museums and art galleries and seeking out the best independent shops in Manchester and Leeds.