The downtown hotel provides 158 modern guestrooms and is built above the two popular stores: Jenners and Marks & Spencer. The Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street Hotel is 6 miles from the Edinburgh Airport and just 200 yards from Edinburgh Waverly Train Station. Located on Princess Street, the hotel is within very easy reach of the Royal Mile, Holyrood Palace, Playhouse Theatre and spectacular Edinburgh Castle. The friendly staff can provide insider tips about sites or events in Edinburgh as well. The Princes Dining Room has a cosmopolitan menu and provides splendid views of the stunning Edinburgh Castle while the Princes Bar offers hot and cold drinks as well as an ideal setting for relaxation. The 3-star hotel offers travelers modern conveniences, and a great location above two popular stores and near many sightseeing attractions.