There are a great many hotels within walking distance of the Informatics Forum. Edinburgh is generally a pleasant city to navigate on foot. The following are some suggestions, with approximate walking times according to Google Maps.
|Hotel du Vin||4 min|
|Ten Hill Place||6 min|
|Residence Inn Edinburgh||6 min|
|Ibis Edinburgh Centre South Bridge||8 min|
|Edinburgh City Hotel||13 min|
|The Balmoral Hotel||16 min||(Edinburgh's iconic hotel; expensive)|
|Best Western Plus Bruntsfield Hotel||20 min||(pleasant walk across the Meadows)|
There are also a huge number of bed and breakfast options near the Informatics Forum, particularly in the neighborhood of Newington to the southeast. Some representative options are listed below. We recommend using booking.com.
|Ellesmere House||16 min||(pleasant walk across the Meadows)|
|Braveheart Guest House||17 min||(walk along the side of the Meadows)|
|Auld Reekie Guest House||24 min|
|Barony House||24 min|
There are university-run accommodation options, but they tend to be overpriced. Airbnb is a competitive option. Expect to pay £65-£85 per night (plus the usual Airbnb charges) for a full apartment within walking distance of the Forum.