We recommend that you book temporary accommodation for when you arrive in Edinburgh while you search for somewhere more permanent to stay.

  • Visit Scotland (Edinburgh Tourist Board) provides a detailed list of hotels and guest houses. For more information, telephone +44 (0) 131 473 3000.
  • Scottish Youth Hostel Association runs youth hostels in the city centre. For more information, telephone +44 (0) 870 155 3255.
  • City Room Rentals provides short term summer leases of existing student accommodation buildings in Edinburgh.  For more information visit the website or email bookings@cityroomrentals.co.uk.
  • Destiny Scotland provides short term accommodation throughout the city. For more information, telephone +44 (0) 131 510 3888.
  • Fountain Court Apartments offers one, two and three bedroom serviced apartments in 8 central locations. For more information, please visit fountaincourt.com or phone 0131 622 6677.
  • TripAdvisor provides short term accommodation near the University.