The Orwell Lodge Hotel in Edinburgh is an intimate two- storey hotel set in a peaceful residential setting one mile from Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile. The ten guestrooms feature traditional decor and colourful patterned fabrics and include televisions tea and coffee-making facilities direct-dial phones trouser presses and bathrooms with showers. Guests of Orwell Lodge can start their day with a Scottish cooked breakfast before exploring the local area. After a day's sightseeing in Edinburgh guests can enjoy over drinks in the bar which also features a large-screen television or relax in the outside seating area. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner the traditional restaurant serves authentic Scottish cooking accompanied by an extensive wine list. The Orwell Lodge guests with business needs will benefit from conference facilities and complimentary parking is available for guests arriving by car. Many of Edinburgh's famous attractions are accessible from the hotel with Edinburgh Castle Princes Street and the Royal Mile all within one mile. Holyrood Palace the Queen's official Scottish residence and the striking distinctive Scottish Parliament are both two miles from the hotel while the Royal Yacht Britannia is moored three miles away in the historic port of Leith. Edinburgh International Airport is eight miles away with an approximate driving time of 25 minutes.