Are you looking for hen party accommodation in Edinburgh?
Finding the right place to stay for large groups in the Scottish capital can feel like a bit of a minefield, so we’ve curated a list of some of the best hen party houses in Edinburgh, as well as hen party apartments and hotels.
Edinburgh is one of the most popular hen party destinations in the UK, so if you’re looking for somewhere for your group to stay you’re best to get booked well in advance.
The Scottish capital is a great option for hen party groups because it offers the excitement of a buzzing city but also access to stunning countryside too if that’s your thing.
Hen Party Accommodation in Edinburgh
When you start your search for hen do accommodation in Edinburgh it’s best to first think about what you need:
- How close do you want to be to the city centre?
- How many hens do you need to sleep?
- What is your budget?
- Are you flexible on dates/number of nights?
Once you’ve decided what you are looking for, jump to one of the following types of accommodation to see our best Edinburgh hen party accommodation recommendations.
Hen Party Apartments in Edinburgh
The Scottish capital is bursting with stunning, historical architecture which is where you’ll find some of the most impressive hen party apartments in Edinburgh.
We’ve gathered up our favourite Edinburgh hen party apartments for your perusal:
1. Broughton St Lofts | Sleeps 4+ Hens
We love recommending Broughton St Lofts because they offer a central and very flexible solution for Edinburgh hen party accommodation.
One apartment can sleep up to 4 guests, but if you have a larger group then you have the option to book more than one apartment together.
- 2 bedrooms
- Private bathroom
- Free wifi
Price: A 2-night stay here costs around £621 for 4 hens. This works out at around £160 each.
2. The Ice House | Sleeps 8 Hens
If you want somewhere quirky to stay with a medium-sized group of hens in Edinburgh then check out The Ice House which is a duplex apartment located in the trendy area of Leith with its great bars and restaurants.
This place has 3 bedrooms and a fully-equipped kitchen. We love that this place provides guests with a welcome pack with some essentials, including a bottle of wine of course.
- 3 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Situated in trendy Leith area
Price: A 2-night stay here costs around £620 for 8 hens. This works out at an affordable £80 each, and it has free cancellation.
3. Mono Suites | Sleeps 4 – 40 Hens
Another great option for hen weekend accommodation in Edinburgh is the boutique Aparthotel, Mono Suites.
They have just ten sought-after 1 and 2-bedroom apartments which sleep 4 – 6 guests each. You’ll be located right in Edinburgh’s old town so all the best places to go will be right on your doorstep.
- Sumptuous interiors
- Central, old town location
- High-end finish
Price: A 2-night stay here costs around £1,314 for 4 hens. This works out at about £328 each.
4. 35 Barony Street | Sleeps 6 Hens
This Georgian era apartment is located in the central Edinburgh suburb of New Town which is full of great shops and bars.
35 Barony Street sleeps up to 6 hens across 3 bedrooms and has two bathrooms.
- 2 mins walk to the pub
- Underfloor heating
Price: A 3-night weekend stay starts from around £460 which works out at a very reasonable £77 per hen for the whole stay!
5. Clamshell Land Apartment | Sleeps 9 Hens
If you’re looking for a large and luxury hen party apartment in Edinburgh then this high-end pad on the Royal Mile called Clamshell Land is an absolute stunner!
It’s quite rare to find an Edinburgh hen do accommodation this central with this many amazing features.
- Sauna & Jacuzzi bath
- Underfloor heating
- Mood-lighting system
- 60 inch Flatscreen TV with Netflix
Price: A 2-night stay costs from around £597 – not bad considering the location and facilities!
6. Rose Street Residence | Sleeps 16 Hens
Another hen party pad in the city centre, Rose Street Residence is the perfect hen do accommodation in Edinburgh for large groups as it sleeps up to sixteen of you across 5 bedrooms!
This place is great if you want affordable large group accommodation in Edinburgh city centre and you’ll be within walking distance to some of Edinburgh’s best nightlife.
- 5 bedrooms
- 2.5 bathrooms
- Smart TV with Sonos Soundbar
- ✓ 5 x hairdryers + 5 x hair straighteners for you to use!
Price: A 3-night weekend stay costs from around £1,642 which works out at £102 per hen for the whole stay.
Hen Party Houses in Edinburgh
While most of the Edinburgh hen party pads are apartments, we have found a gorgeous Edinburgh hen party house.
7. Modern Mews House | Sleeps 8 Hens
If you’re looking for a slightly larger hen party accommodation in Edinburgh then this beautifully decorated modern mews house might fit the bill.
We love the finish of this place, it looks like everything has been done to a really high standard so it would definitely make a good option for luxury hen party accommodation in Edinburgh.
Great features of this Edinburgh hen party house:
- Close to city centre
- Free parking
- Wifi included
- Hotel-quality linens
Price: This house costs from around £719 to rent for a 3 night weekend stay. This includes all fees and when split between 8 guests works out at just £89 per hen for the whole stay!
Hen Party House near Edinburgh
8. Forth Bridges View | Sleeps 10 Hens
If you’re not bothered about being right in the city centre, then this hen party house called Forth Bridges View near Edinburgh offers much more space and impressive views, while being just 15 miles from Edinburgh itself.
Located in popular North Queensferry, this stunning house enjoys a peaceful, elevated position with amazing views of the Firth of Forth.
It’s close to local amenities, and you can easily pop over the bridge to visit Edinburgh itself, but you also have quick access to great countryside, including the Fife Coastal Path.
If you’re looking for a more relaxed and sedate kind of hen party house in Edinburgh where you can still enjoy the buzz of the city within easy reach, then this is a great option.
- Quick train ride to Edinburgh city centre
- Sky Entertainment Package
- Wine fridge
Price: This house costs from around £1570 to rent for a 3 night weekend stay. This includes all fees and when split between 10 guests works out at £157 per hen for the whole weekend!
Hen Party Hotels in Edinburgh
If you’re a smaller group of hens, you might consider booking a hotel for a Edinburgh hen weekend.
The benefit of staying in a hotel rather than an apartment is that it usually has a 24 check in so you don’t need to do any complicated meeting the host or picking up the keys.
Depending on the size of your party it’s worth playing around with room options and to work out the best way to split your group. Lots of hotels have triple room options which mean you can squeeze more hens into one room and save money!
Here are our top 3 hen party hotels in Edinburgh:
1. Radisson Blu Edinburgh Royal Mile
Located on the historic Edinburgh Royal Mile, the Radisson Blu Hotel* is a great choice if you need a hen party hotel in central Edinburgh.
This hotel is in an amazing old building and features an indoor swimming pool for you and your hens to ease away the strain of last night out on the town!
Price: a double room starts from £126 per night.
Book direct with Radisson Hotels*.
2. Hotel du Vin Edinburgh
Feel like splashing out and booking a really luxury hotel for your hen weekend accommodation in Edinburgh? It’s got to be Hotel du Vin*.
You will be treated to little luxuries such as powerful drench showers, fine Egyptian linen and handsprung mattresses.
The location of Edinburgh’s Hotel du Vin is ideal: just off the Royal Mile and not far from Edinburgh Castle.
Price: a classic double room starts from £115 per night at the weekend, but expect to pay as much as £165 per night for a suite.
Book direct on Hotel du Vin*.
3. Village Hotels Edinburgh
Village Hotels are a less well-known brand, but they offer some great quality stays at affordable prices by locating their hotels slightly further out of the city centre.
If you’re not bothered about having to take a quick cab ride into the city, then Village Hotels Edinburgh* might be a great option for you.
The hotel has an indoor pool, spa and gym which you and the hens might like to make use of during your stay.
Price: a double room starts from £76 per night at the weekend.
Book direct at Village Hotels*.
Budget Hotel in Edinburgh
If you’re looking for a more budget hen party hotel in Edinburgh then we recommend you check out the deals at hotels like Travelodge* and EasyHotel*.
These are very basic hotels but tend to be modern and have very central city-centre locations which is all you need if you’re just looking for somewhere as a base for your big weekend in Edinburgh.
EasyHotel Edinburgh – great for budget hen weekends in Edinburgh
EasyHotel Edinburgh* is a great budget hotel option because it is right slap bang in the thick of Edinburgh’s bustling city centre on Princes Street.
The rooms are very small and basic, but how amazing is this view of Edinburgh castle!
A double room costs from around £95 for 2 nights for two people – bargain!
Click here to book Edinburgh EasyHotel*.
Travelodge Edinburgh – the simplest budget hotels in Edinburgh
Staying at a Travelodge* as budget hen party accommodation in Edinburgh isn’t going to do much for your Insta aesthetic, but it’s damn cheap which means you’ll have more money to spend on doing fun things with the girls!
There are no less than TEN Travelodges in Edinburgh to choose from dotted all over the city so you won’t be short of options.
If you want the best Travelodge for Edinburgh city centre we would recommend taking a look at either Travelodge Edinburgh Central Princes Street* or Travelodge Edinburgh Central Rose Street* but there are lots of options nearby.
A bit like EasyHotel, Travelodges are one of the most basic types of accommodation available, but that is reflected in the budget-friendly pricing.
Depending on your dates and which location, double rooms start from as little as £32.99 per night in the Scottish capital, making Travelodges a brilliant budget hotel in Edinburgh.
How To Get To Edinburgh
The most climate-friendly and sustainable way of travelling to Edinburgh from most of Britain is by train. The journey time from London to Edinburgh is around 4.5 hours and you can book seats for the whole party to sit together.
Edinburgh is easy to get to by train or road from other areas of Scotland, and is also well connected by rail and air to the rest of the UK.
Particularly if you live in the North East of England, Edinburgh is a great option for a hen weekend that offers new surroundings but is easy to get to with just a quick trip up the A1!
The line up to Edinburgh stops at lots of handy places and using The Trainline you can find amazing deals from the following places:
London – Edinburgh: From £35pp
York – Edinburgh: From £25pp
Manchester – Edinburgh: From £17pp
We hope that has given you a good overview of the best hen party accommodation in Edinburgh.
As always, it’s really important to respect the house rules of any accommodation you book, especially if you are booking a private hen party apartment or house.
Have you stayed at any hen party accommodation in Edinburgh and would like to recommend it to other hens? Let us know in the comments below.