5 Stars Self Catering
Rated Excellent

Discover the Penthouse

Indulge yourself in a bit of luxury, be it for a short city break, a romantic weekend or longer. Our extremely well appointed accommodation has everything to offer. We are delighted to welcome guests to stay for any period from 2 nights, our minimum stay, all the way through to an extended period.This luxurious self-catering Penthouse is situated in a highly desirable central location, only a 10 minute walk to Princes Street.

The Penthouse is ideal for a couple to enjoy a romantic break together with all the luxury of a 5 star premises. The Penthouse has a 5 star rating from VisitScotland.

It’s also ideal for a family reunion, where up to 6 guests (plus another 2 on a sofa-bed) can be comfortably accommodated, enjoying not only the luxurious surroundings, but also the freedom and informality that The Penthouse can offer. It’s child friendly and includes all the equipment needed for babies and toddlers, including a cot. It has private parking for 2 cars, it’s own balcony and is extremely spacious.

The Penthouse is in a very exclusive development ideally situated in the city centre, yet is in an area really safe to walk any time night or day.

We’re also ideal for graduation or wedding parties, as many brides love the fact that The Penthouse is a “home” from which they can head to their wedding service, plus before and after the wedding the parents of the bride love the fact that The Penthouse is ideal for them to entertain their guests, many using the private chef who comes to The Penthouse to prepare amazing Italian food for our guests.

virgin active

* If guests wish to use the facilities then they need to pay £10 per person to Virgin Active each time they use the facilities. The club does not allow entry for any child under the age of 16 and every guest needs to complete a health questionnaire.

Local Attractions


As indicated in the location details, there are numerous cafes, restaurants, shops and other attractions nearby.

These include the Playhouse Theatre and the adjacent Omni multi-screen cinema, both only a 5 minute walk from The Penthouse.

Virtual Tour


Private Parking for up to 2 cars. 42” Plasma Screen TV, (Cable + Freeview). Plasma TV/DVD player in every bedroom

Over 250 DVD / Blue-Ray Films, Free Broadband Internet connection

Ideal for business trips as very close to financial district



The Penthouse,
55/7 Hopetoun Street,
EH7 4NG,

Telephone : +44 (0)1224 869459
Mobile/Cell : +44 (0)7790 639944
Email: the.penthouse.edinburgh@gmail.com