Boutique Hotel brand Kimpton opens

Published: 11 March 2019

A boutique hotel in Edinburgh's New Town has opened, as the Kimpton brand's first in Scotland.

The former Principal will now be known as the Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel. It sits in one of Edinburgh’s most beautiful squares, a UNESCO world heritage site, and has 184 rooms and 15 suites in seven interconnecting Georgian townhouses.

Kimpton Charlotte Square hotel will offer a vibrant Scottish service full of charm and personality, in one of the world’s most historic cities...

Johan Scheepers, General manager, Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel

 

Kimpton offers quirky touches such as in-room yoga mats and the ‘Forgot It, We’ve Got it’ service offering essentials from curling and straightening irons to tweezers. Guests can take part in free fitness and wellness classes at the refurbished gym, or enjoy a relaxing treatment at The Spa.

Guests can also book No. 33, a homely hotel within a hotel that can be booked for up to 24 guests. Perfect for groups, special events, private weddings or just to hang out with your closest friends, No. 33 offers an intimate, homelike space.

Founded in 1981 in San Francisco by Bill Kimpton, Kimpton revives historical buildings with a signature style and spirit that preserves the former Roxburghe hotel's original character.

At the heart of Kimpton Charlotte Square Hotel is The Garden, where guests can have a drink or a meal. It also has the Middle East-inspired bar-restaurant Baba...

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