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The soul of Edinburgh

the city that inspires us

The supremely metropolitan Market Street hotel is an urban sanctuary, uniquely located in the epicentre of Edinburgh’s Old and New towns. It’s the ultimate base for exploration and adventure.

Only minutes from Edinburgh Castle and Royal Mile in the Old town and the famous Princes Street and upmarket George Street of the New town, everything is on your doorstep at Market Street. Don’t just stay, open the door to Edinburgh’s heart and history and make your own experience.


6 Market Street 

Edinburgh EH1 1DE 

Scotland, United Kingdom 

+44 (0)131 322 9229


Where old meets new

A city of contrasts, Edinburgh is an effortless blend of thriving modern culture and rich history.

Embark on your own adventure in this magical and energetic city.

Unrivalled views

Vibrant, sociable & slick, the Nor’ Loft is a dynamic space flooded with light from massive picture windows that span the entire frontage. With its elevated roof top location it offers a unique vantage point to relax and soak up the bustling street scape of this dazzling city.

Whatever the occasion, Nor’ Loft is distinct and individual offering a unique sense of community and a place where you can mingle with old friends and make new ones.  

Public transport

You can reach Market Street hotel very easily from the airport,


The bus ride ends at Waverley Bridge, where you will need to get off. The hotel is a very short walk to the left. You can purchase Airlink single and return tickets directly from the Airlink drivers. Buses run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Departures are every 10 minutes between 04:00 and midnight and every 15 minutes through the night.

The journey from Edinburgh Airport to the City Centre lasts approximately 30 minutes.


If taking the tram, get off at the stop called “Princes Street” (right beside the Scottish National Gallery). From here make your way to Market Street, which is a 10 minutes’ walk away. You can purchase tram single and return tickets at the kiosk just before the tram stop at the airport, or at the vending machines. Tickets can’t be purchased on board. All single and return tickets must be used to board within 30 minutes of purchase, activation or validation.

Trams run between 6:30AM and 10:30PM. Departures are approximately every 10 minutes.

The journey from Edinburgh Airport to the City Centre lasts approximately 40 minutes.


We do not have on-site parking. However we work with an external car park located next to the Waverley train Station, within a short walk to the hotel.