W Hotels Edinburgh Lobby

W Hotels prepares to debut in Edinburgh

W Hotels is set to make its debut in Scotland in November 2023 as W Edinburgh opens its doors. Located in the heart of the city’s St James Quarter, the new hotel will comprise 199 rooms and 45 suites, designed by Jestico + Whiles. 

Guestrooms have been designed to embody the best of Scotland, with locally-rooted influences and creative collaborations throughout. 

W Edinburgh Guestroom

On the hotel’s top floors will be a number of food and beverage venues, including a W Lounge serving up Gaelic cuisine, a SushiSamba restaurant, Joao’s Place cocktail bar and terrace, chef’s table and an outdoor terrace, offering 360-degree views of the city.  

“With an unrivalled wealth of culture and vibrant arts scene, Edinburgh matches W Hotels’ legacy of embracing local creativity and talent,” says Agnieszka Rog-Skrzyniarz, Vice President Luxury Brands, Europe, Marriott International. “This property is set to be a stand-out destination hotel unlike anything else in the city, igniting guests’ curiosity and attracting locals drawn to the unique energy of the W brand.” 

Public spaces in W Edinburgh will include a Sound Suite for use by musicians and podcasters, while a spa and fitness centre are also set to find home in the new hotel. 

W Hotels Edinburgh Terrace

Renderings: Courtesy of F10 Studios