Discover Edinburgh’s charming side with our guide to the most romantic hotels with private bathtubs. Indulge in a luxurious hot tub suite or unwind with a private bathtub right in your room. We’ll show you charming boutique hotels, intimate honeymoon suites, and the most affordable options. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll find it on our list of Edinburgh’s most romantic hotels.


Hotels with Hot Tub Suites

  • JustB Edinburgh Retreat – This hotel is a bit further out from Edinburgh, but the private outdoor hot tub in the Master Suite is worth the trip.
  • Nira Caledonia – This is the only decent hotel that has Jacuzzi Suites. Add a romance package and you’ll have a very memorable stay! While it’s pricey, it’s still cheaper than some 5-star hotels.
  • voco Edinburgh – Haymarket, an IHG Hotel – Firstly, this hotel hasn’t made our list of the most romantic hotels in the city. However, they do have a Queen Room with a jetted tub. Since there are so few hotels with hot tubs, this might be worth considering. It’s still a very classy hotel. Rooms are clean and the dining venue is very elegant.

Hotels with Bathtubs in Rooms

  • The Roseate Edinburgh – In the Roseate Suite, there’s a golden freestanding tub by the window. Just close the blinds if you need privacy, but the natural sunlight adds a nice vibe to the room.
  • House of Gods Royal Mile – Besides the golden bathtub in their Suites, all the decor is practically red! If you’re looking for an intimate stay, this is by far the most romantic room!
  • W Edinburgh – A brand new hotel, make sure you check out the Fantastic King Suite. Only floor-to-ceiling windows separate you from the outdoor terrace so there’s plenty of natural lighting.
  • 24 Royal Terrace – In the Superior Double Rooms, a small artsy divider separates the bathtub from the bed. It’s more highly rated by guests compared to the other hotels with in-room bathtubs.

Best Boutique Hotels

  • The Witchery by the Castle – Nine unique suites with four poster beds, roll tub tubs, and stunning views make The Witchery a luxurious stay. Add its award-winning restaurant and central location, and you’ll understand why guests rate this one of Edinburgh’s best boutique hotels.
  • 24 Royal Terrace – We highly recommend this boutique hotel. Its artsy vibe, comfortable rooms, excellent service, and delicious food, sets it apart from other local hotels.
  • No. 11 Boutique Hotel & Brasserie – No. 11 Boutique Hotel is one of Edinburgh’s best for several reasons. Guests loved everything from its historic charm to its luxurious suites, especially the in-room tubs. When you add its convenient location, Scottish breakfasts, and Brasserie’s fine dining, it was hard for other hotels to measure up. 

Best Honeymoon Suites

  • House of Gods Royal Mile – This is definitely Edinburgh’s sexiest hotel. The Suites have everything newlyweds could want. This includes a poster bed, an in-room roll-top tub, and a fully stocked cocktail bar. Throw in a Celebration Package and you won’t want the honeymoon to end.
  • W Edinburgh – For Newlyweds who want a honeymoon with a modern vibe, we suggest W Edinburgh’s Fantastic King Suite. There’s an in-room tub, outdoor terrace, and W’s 5-star amenities in this trendy room.

Most Affordable Edinburgh Hotels

  • No.11 Boutique Hotel & BrasserieNo. 11 Boutique Hotel has a reputation as one of Edinburgh’s most affordable hotels. The Small Double Room is stylish, comfortable, and reasonably priced. Book your stay in January or February and you’ll enjoy rates as low as $102 USD.
  • Hotel Du Vin EdinburghHotel Du Vin offers one of the most affordable getaways in Edinburgh. The Classic Double and the Deluxe Double Rooms are both charming, nicely furnished, and budget-friendly. Rates can be as low as $111 USD per night during the year,

1. The Witchery by the Castle

Celebrated as Scotland’s most romantic hotel, The Witchery’s nine unique suites offer a couple’s retreat like no other. The Old Rectory and Heriot suites are the most popular. Each intimate retreat is designed for couples only, with rolltop tubs, four poster beds, and views of the Royal Mile. Guests found the Original Dining Room was the ideal spot for a romantic dinner. The cozy tables for two and the candlelit atmosphere are perfect. As for the two-course lunch menu and afternoon tea, they can be as romantic as the evenings.

  • Guest Reviews: We stayed in the Old Rectory and loved our view of the Royal Mile. The food, especially the breakfast, was incredible.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Old Rectory
  • Address: Castlehill, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH1 2NF, United Kingdom

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2. The Roseate Edinburgh

In a city known for its historic charm, The Roseate sets itself apart with a mix of romance and modern luxury. For the most luxurious stay, we recommend the Roseate Suite. Couples love soaking in the bay window’s copper tub, with amazing views of Edinburgh and the surrounding hills. For something extra special, include the romance package. It comes with an intimate dinner for two, a bottle of prosecco, and a full Scottish breakfast every morning. Some commented that it was a little pricey, but most felt their romantic escape was well worth it.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was so comfortable and cozy. The breakfast was the best.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: The Roseate Suite
  • Address: 4 West Coates, Edinburgh, EH12 5JQ, United Kingdom

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3. Nira Caledonia

Nira Caledonia is a charming boutique hotel, known for its discreet luxury. It’s a very romantic haven for couples, especially the Jacuzzi suite. After a day exploring Edinburgh’s Old Town, a soak in the tub is the perfect start to a romantic evening. If you book ahead, Blackwoods Bar and Grill will create a private dining experience for you. They’ll design a special menu and handle all the details to ensure you have the most intimate evening.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was absolutely stunning and we loved the jacuzzi. It was a good value for the money.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Jacuzzi Suite
  • Address: 10 Gloucester Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6EF, United Kingdom

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4. House of Gods Royal Mile

Guests love House of Gods for its edgy charm and bold designs. On arrival, you’ll know it’ll be a one-of-a-kind romantic experience. The Suites are a perfect choice, with a centerpiece four-poster bed and a fully stocked cocktail bar. But everybody’s favorite is the roll-top feature bathtub in the middle of the room. Make your stay even more romantic with the Celebration Package. You’ll receive a chilled bottle of Prosecco, a selection of chocolate and cookies, plus an intimate breakfast for two.

  • Guest Reviews: The suite was luxurious and welcoming. It was the perfect romantic getaway.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite
  • Address: 233 Cowgate, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH1 1JQ, United Kingdom

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5. The Scotsman Hotel

Among Edinburgh’s hotels, the Scotsman is known for its mix of classic charm and luxury. For the perfect blend of luxury and romance choose the Presidential Suite. You’ll love the oversized tub, the personal sauna, and your private terrace with direct views of Edinburgh Castle. Couples raved about the Hide Bar for its intimate and cozy space, plus its selection of whiskies and cocktails. Others found the Afternoon Tea was the ideal way to spend a romantic afternoon.

  • Guest Reviews: It was a great little hotel. It was a great location, with really good food and service.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Presidential Suite
  • Address: 20 North Bridge, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH1 1TR, United Kingdom

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6. Kimpton – Charlotte Square, an IHG Hotel

Compared to neighboring hotels, couples choose Kimpton–Charlotte Square for its traditional design and modern vibe. The Townhouse is the largest and the most popular suite for an intimate getaway. It has everything you need for romance – a fireplace, a cozy king bed, and a marble bath with a rolltop tub. The Spa packages are popular with couples. You’ll get treatments, saunas, and steam baths, followed by lunch for two at Baba. Speaking of Baba, their signature rhubarb sours are the perfect ending to any day.

  • Guest Reviews: We loved our stay at the Kimpton. Comfortable room, amazing breakfast, and a great spa area.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Townhouse Suite
  • Address: 38 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh, EH2 4HQ, United Kingdom

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7. The Glasshouse, Autograph Collection

This is a standout among Edinburgh’s luxury boutique hotels and the perfect choice for romantic getaways. For a luxurious retreat with panoramic views, book the larger of the Lady Glenorchy suites. Couples love it, especially the deep two-person tub and walk-in shower. At the Snug, guests can enjoy a romantic evening with cocktails by the fire or on the rooftop garden. Some comments mentioned spotty Wi-Fi, but Glasshouse’s upscale amenities and intimate charm more than made up for it.

  • Guest Reviews: This was a fabulous high-end hotel with a suite to match. And the garden view was the best.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Lady Glenorchy Suite
  • Address: 2 Greenside Place, Edinburgh, EH1 3AA, United Kingdom

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8. W Edinburgh

With its trendy design and chic vibe, W Edinburgh is perfect for couples seeking a romantic escape with a modern twist. Guests couldn’t stop talking about the Fantastic King Suite’s contemporary décor. Indulge in the bedroom’s soaking tub, then enjoy a quiet evening on the terrace overlooking the city. If you’re looking for a private place to celebrate, Joao’s Place is a secluded speakeasy offering cocktails and premium whiskies. Before you leave, unwind with a couple’s retreat in AWAY SPA’s double treatment room.

  • Guest Reviews: Our suite was lovely especially the soaking tub in the room.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Fantastic King Suite
  • Address: 1 St James Square, Edinburgh, EH1 3AX, United Kingdom

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9. The Balmoral Hotel

Known for its historic charm and 5-star service, the Balmoral Hotel is another upscale spot for couples. With the Classic Suite, you’ll enjoy the best views of Princes Street and the city’s Old Town. But the best part is enjoying an intimate soak in the ensuite’s luxurious marble tub. No getaway to Edinburgh would be complete without a romantic dinner at Number One or Afternoon Tea at Palm Court. For a relaxing break, make sure you check out the Balmoral Spa. It has an indoor pool, a Turkish steam room, a sauna, plus 5 private treatment rooms.

  • Guest Reviews: Great room and the bathtub was so luxurious. The service was incredible from start to finish.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Classic Suite
  • Address: 1 Princes Street, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH2 2EQ, United Kingdom

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10. The Rutland Hotel & Apartments

A prime West End location, warm atmosphere, and personalized service make Rutland an ideal retreat for couples. For the most romantic stay, we recommend the One-Bedroom Apartment. It’s fully equipped with a fireplace, stunning city views, and a free-standing soaking tub. Outside the room, Heads & Tales Gin Emporium is a lovely place to hang out. They have some of the best gin cocktails, perfect for pairing with a variety of light dishes.

  • Guest Reviews: The apartment was amazing and beautifully decorated. The jacuzzi bath was our favorite.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: One-bedroom Apartment
  • Address: 1-3 Rutland Steet, Edinburgh, EH12AE, United Kingdom

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11. 24 Royal Terrace

24 Royal Terrace is a stylish boutique hotel that offers couples a truly romantic experience. For the best stay, you’ll want to book one of the Superior Double rooms. Each room is individually designed with either a garden or a city view. Most guests talk about the bedroom’s cast iron roll-top tub. Lastly, Dinna Tell is a well-kept secret, tucked away in a secret garden. They offer amazing cocktails, whiskies, and food treats.

  • Guest Reviews: Everything was perfect. The room was big and comfortable, and the breakfast was delicious.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Superior Double Room
  • Address: 24 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, EH7 5AH, United Kingdom

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12. The Raeburn

Set in an elegant Georgian home, The Raeburn is a lovely boutique hotel. Guests prefer the Deluxe Double rooms for the spacious living areas, the bedroom’s roll-top tubs, and the marble finish rain showers. The brasserie-style restaurant gets good reviews for its quiet atmosphere and delicious food. But the bar was everybody’s favorite, with its cozy fireplace and quiet outdoor terrace. A few reviews noted maintenance issues, but most found the Raeburn a comfortable and modern retreat.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was very comfortable and luxurious while still feeling cozy. The bar and restaurant were excellent.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Deluxe Double Rooms
  • Address: 112 Raeburn Place, Edinburgh, EH4 1HG, United Kingdom

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13. Hotel Du Vin Edinburgh

Its prime location close to Old Town and the Royal Mile makes Hotel Du Vin the ideal spot. The Signature Suites are the perfect choice, with a private balcony, a super king bed, and a spacious living area. It’s an open-plan so there’s not much to hide when you jump in the roll-top tub or walk-in monsoon shower. For an intimate dinner, book a table by the fireplace at Bistro Du Vin. The low lighting, the ala carte menu, and a list of fine wines and spirits make for a special evening.

  • Guest Reviews: The suite had an incredible bathtub which made my day. The food at the restaurant was 10/10.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Signature Suite
  • Address: 11 Bristo Place, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH1 1EZ, United Kingdom

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14. No. 11 Boutique Hotel & Brasserie

Indulge in the romantic charm of No.11 Boutique Hotel, known for its cozy setting and stylish design. The best choice for couples is the Suite with Four Poster Bed. It has floor-to-ceiling views and the most sumptuous furnishings. Each suite comes with a free-standing tub, but for the best experience, ask for an in-room tub. No.11 serves a full Scottish breakfast every morning, and couples love the fine dining menu at the Brasserie restaurant. A few reviews mention occasional street noise, but most enjoyed No.11’s intimate setting.

  • Guest Reviews: The hotel was lovely and the room was well decorated. Everything was first class.
  • Star Rating: 4 stars
  • Best Rooms: Suite with Four Poster Bed
  • Address: 11 Brunswick St, Edinburgh, EH7 5JB, United Kingdom

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15. Virgin Hotels Edinburgh

Virgin Hotels is known for its modern flair and vibrant atmosphere. If budget’s not an issue, we recommend Sir Richards Flat. Everything is first class and you’ll love the free-standing roll-top tub set beside wall mirrors. For a romantic taste of Old Town Edinburgh, the Commons Club serves creative cocktails and the best bites in Scotland. After dinner, there’s always something happening, from drinks at Common Club Bar to nightly entertainment, including live music and DJs.

  • Guest Reviews: We had a wonderful 5-night stay. The room was great with a fabulous view of the castle.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Sir Richards Flat
  • Address: 1 India Buildings Victoria Street, Old Town, Edinburgh, EH1 2EX, United Kingdom

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Best Bathtub Suites

Edinburgh HotelsBest Rooms
The Witchery by the CastleOld Rectory
The Roseate EdinburghThe Roseate Suite
Nira CaledoniaJacuzzi Suite
House of Gods Royal MileSuite
The Scotsman HotelPresidential Suite
Kimpton – Charlotte SquareTownhouse Suite
The GlasshouseLady Glenorchy Suite
W EdinburghFantastic King Suite
The Balmoral HotelClassic Suite
The Rutland Hotel & ApartmentsOne-bedroom Apartment
24 Royal TerraceSuperior Double Room
The RaeburnDeluxe Double Rooms
Hotel Du Vin EdinburghSignature Suite
No. 11 Boutique Hotel & BrasserieSuite with Four Poster Bed
Virgin Hotels EdinburghSir Richards Flat
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