Thoughtful luxury
at the heart of Edinburgh

Our story

A history of welcoming curious guests

From Robert Burns to Sir Walter Scott, our landmark hotel has played host to the bold for over 200 years. Now, it’s your turn to experience our warm Edinburgh welcome and thoughtful hospitality at InterContinental Edinburgh The George.

An iconic building in one of the capital’s most prestigious streets, our hotel is the perfect location for getting to know the city. Explore Edinburgh equipped with our insider knowledge. Take in those spectacular views and cultural curiosities that many visitors miss. And set the scene for remarkable memories – in our restaurant, bar and event spaces.

Explore our heritage

Destination Edinburgh

Unearth the wonder of the Scottish capital

Edinburgh’s tapestry of gothic spires and grand façades has long inspired the great artists of the world. Known for its rich history, striking architecture, lively entertainment and fine dining hot spots, Edinburgh is a place to unravel the stories of the past – while creating your own adventure. We’re here to help you make the most of your time here, and let you in on our insider secrets.

Wander the cobbled streets and explore historic buildings nestled within Edinburgh’s two UNESCO World Heritage sites. Take in centuries of creation and discovery at multiple museums and galleries. Or witness the creative energy of Edinburgh’s iconic festivals every summer. Here, every second is well spent.

Explore the city


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Being centrally located in the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town, we are easy to find.

InterContinental Edinburgh The George

InterContinental Edinburgh the George, an IHG Hotel, George Street, Edinburgh, UK

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