1 Tower Pl, Edinburgh EH6 7BZ, UK
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Malmaison EdinburghNear the water in Leith, this boutique hotel is within walking distance of top stores, bars, and restaurants, as well as popular sights like the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, and Princes Street. The 100 stylish rooms feature gray velvet beds, big leather couches, and deep-soaking tubs, while the cocktail bar and waterfront terrace offer the perfect place to sip drinks with friends. At the on-site restaurant Chez Mal Brasserie, guests can also enjoy a range of elegant seafood dishes, from tuna tartare to seared blackened salmon and lobster risotto.