Retreat from the bustle of Scotland’s capital city with a visit to The Spa at The Macdonald Holyrood Hotel. This centrally located spot perfectly complements your stay in Edinburgh with its offer of luxurious spa days and overnight breaks.
The facilities and treatments here make the Spa a true oasis. Work up a sweat in a fitness class or sit back and unwind in the bespoke relaxation room. Pamper yourself completely with a tailored Elemis facial, massage or exfoliation treatment from the expert team in the tranquil treatment rooms.
157 Rooms | Check-in from 3pm | Free Wifi | TV | Hairdryer | Iron & Ironing Board | Tea & Coffee Making Facilities | Safe
The elegantly-decorated ensuite rooms provide a peaceful sanctuary in the heart of the city. With all the amenities you’d expect, including triple-glazed windows, you can enjoy a quiet night’s sleep here.
Food & Drink
Surf & Turf Restaurant | The Bar | Afternoon Tea Available
The popular Surf & Turf offers classic dishes packed full of flavour from locally sourced meat and fish. The Bar meanwhile is waiting for you to drop by for a drink from their great selection.
Royal Mile | Edinburgh Castle | Palace of Holyrood House | National Portrait Gallery | National Museum of Scotland
Its central location means that you’re never far from things to do if you fancy exploring the local area during your visit. Full of history and culture, Edinburgh landmarks like the Castle and National Portrait Gallery are worth a visit all year round.
Wheelchair accessible spa and hotel.
Directions & Parking
Paid Parking | Edinburgh Waverley Train Station | Edinburgh Airport | Taxis Can Be Arranged by Reception
For overnight guests, the hotel has paid parking on site. It is recommended that you contact the hotel to reserve a space in advance. Edinburgh Waverley is half a mile away while Edinburgh Airport is about 8 miles away. The hotel reception is happy to organise a taxi for you.
The Spa at The Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel was designed to be as relaxing as it is impressive. And few places are as relaxing as the hotel's leisure centre. Created around a wonderful 18 metre swimming pool with open views across the hotels grounds, the leisure centre includes sauna, steam room and gymnasium.
Set within 20 acres of mature woodlands, the hotel comprises a 16th Century tower house and steading. Retaining its original character and offering exclusivity and seclusion, it's hard to believe Edinburgh and Glasgow are within such easy reach. Close by are many places rich in history such as Linlithgow and its ancient palace.
Outdoors, you can enjoy a gentle stroll around the beautiful hotel grounds or take in a round at the nearby Uphall Golf Course. Inside or out, Houstoun House is a hotel to treasure.
At Guerlain Spa, you’ll enjoy a uniquely-personalised spa experience that transcends the limits of your imagination. From our exquisite, custom-built Guerlain Cabin treatment rooms to our exclusive use of Guerlain products and techniques – made famous at the prestigious L’Institut de Beauté in Paris – everything is designed to maximise and enhance your comfort and wellbeing.
Our celebrated beauty coaches will perform a systematic bodycare or skincare analysis, and will utilise the very finest Guerlain products with patented methods and protocols that date back to the Paris Spa’s inception in 1939.
Edinburgh has the only Guerlain Spa in the UK
Award winning luxury salon Melrose Spa, is located within the Radisson Blu Hotel. Just moments away from Edinburgh Old Town, the spa provides the perfect escape from the bustling city. Part of Sleeping Beauty Salons, Melrose Spa offers first class spa packages and specialises in Elemis face and body treatments to help you unwind, relax and rejuvenate. Other treatments such as massages, waxing and nail services are also available, with a dedicated Nail Bar on site.
Open 7 days a week, the welcoming and talented team at Melrose will leave you feeling calm, relaxed and perfectly pampered from head to toe. Every spa package includes full use of the spa facilities to enhance your experience. These include a leisure pool, sauna, steam room and gym. The candle lit treatment rooms help to create a luxurious and tranquil experience, inviting you to feel completely content.
Hand Picked Hotels Spa transports you to a sanctuary of tranquility and harmony where every effort is focused on your relaxation, wellbeing and appearance via mind, body and soul.
Our spas are designed to create a sense of warmth, security, luxury and blissful relaxation. Guests are cocooned in the spa for their own individual journey, allowing our highly skilled therapists to carry out their roles and optimise the experience.
We showcase the latest ritual techniques and ground breaking treatments alongside those from other internationally acclaimed spa houses including our “Hand picked organic bliss” signature treatment. We aim to have a range of therapies and treatments which combine to help guests optimise their sense of physical health and emotional wellbeing To complement our treatments and therapies, we offer a wide selection of products. Ranging from the very latest in results-driven research to traditional, pure aromatherapy oils and mineral-rich mud’s from the earth, sometimes combined with natural aids including basalt stones and rose quartz crystal.
Products are used individually or combined to produce an array of positive effects that are beneficial to mind, body and soul and are enjoyed by the guest via a range of sensory experiences including absorption through the skin, smell and touch making the experience both enjoyable and advantageous.
Our spa teams are passionate and dedicated to their profession. They aim to optimise effectiveness of the treatments and therapies offered. When guiding our guests towards the right choice of treatment and product, we take into account their overall lifestyle and its requirements and also their individual circumstances on the day and how they wish to feel.
Bringing their special brand of relaxation to the David Lloyd Health Club in Newhaven, Edinburgh, PURE Spa & Beauty prides itself on being the city’s premier urban day spa.
Hosting Edinburgh’s largest nail bar, combined with the luxury spa facilities, PURE Spa & Beauty is the perfect city oasis.
The team offers professional waxing, tanning and mani-pedi services, as well as express beauty facials using a-grade Elemis products. Book in for an indulgent spa day, or try the popular spa booster therapies, such as reflexology, and pregnancy massages.
Food & Drink
The onsite cafe, DLicious Cafebar has a varied menu of fresh and healthy food to continue nourishing your body during your visit. With snacks to keep you going, full meals to enjoy with friends and alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, your customised day doesn’t stop when it comes to food.
The spa is wheelchair accessible. The minimum age for spa access is 16 years old.
Directions & Parking
Free Parking | Windrush Drive Bus Stop
There is plenty of free parking available at this venue. If you wish to reach the spa via public transport, Windrush Drive is the nearest bus stop, located just a minute away.
Our very first salon at the heart of the beautiful Edinburgh city centre, offering a beauty hotspot near Princes Street and the surrounding offices.
Proud to serve our clients for over 10 years, we provide all your beauty treatments in a convenient location that's easy to visit even on your lunch hour! Pop in for a quick spray tan, facial, mani-pedi. We're also known for our fast and efficient hair removal!
We have an Express Menu offering lunchtime savings on selected treatments available Monday - Thursday, 12 - 3pm. Call our reception team to find out more.
For a sanctuary in the Edinburgh city-centre, look no further than the indulgent PURE Spa & Beauty day spa at Apex Waterloo Place Hotel. Treat yourself or your loved ones to a moment of relaxation, and escape the busy city life with a full spa pamper.
Specialising in fantastic spa treatments, they offer expertly tailored massages and body therapies alongside anti-ageing Elemis facials, OPI and Leighton Denny nail services, and more.
After your treatment, take a dip in the swimming pool, hit up the sauna or steam room, or unwind in a warm and serene relaxation area.
Food & Drink
Elliot’s Restaurant | Afternoon Tea
The venue’s central location makes food and drink options easily available; however, you are more than welcome to enjoy a sit-down meal, or a traditional Afternoon Tea, at Elliot’s Restaurant, also based at the Apex Waterloo Place hotel.
Both the hotel and the spa are wheelchair accessible.
Directions & Parking
Paid Parking | Hotel can organise taxis | Waverley Train Station | Edinburgh Airport
The hotel offers paid parking at £3.50 per hour, and can organise taxis for guests. The venue is surrounded by plenty of bus stops, and Waverley train station is located only a 5-minute walk away. Edinburgh Airport can be easily reached by a 30-minute drive.
Located just outside of the capital city, our hotel in Edinburgh is perfectly situated for those looking to see everything that the city has to offer. After a long day of sightseeing, Village Edinburgh boasts some of the finest facilities in the city to help you relax and recharge including rejuvenating spa treatments at our Village Spa. Worked up an appetite? Why not grab a bite to eat at one of our in-house restaurants.
Indulge your body and mind at our spa in Edinburgh. Our experienced therapists at the Village Spa will enrich and revitalise you with a range of spa treatments and packages.
Attractions to suit the whole family is close by, from the thrilling attractions of Edinburgh Zoo and Deep Sea World to the excitement of Murrayfield Rugby Stadium.