Yotel has announced plans to open its first hotel in Edinburgh’s Queen Street in the first quarter of 2019.
The hotel will be located within Erskine House, within walking distance of both Waverly and Haymarket train stations. Yotel says the property will comprise of approximately 280 ‘cabins’,each of which will feature Yotel’s Technowall concept and an adjustable Smartbed, as well as complimentary wifi.
Additional features include a two-storey screening room and bar, as well as Yotel’s Club Lounge concept, which offers meeting and co-working spaces. There will also be a gym on site.
Yotel says this is the first use of the $250 million partnership with Starwood Capital Group.
Hubert Viriot, CEO of Yotel, commented: “Yotel is on a rapid expansion path and the announcement of our Edinburgh city hotel plays an integral part in our future plans in Scotland and the rest of the globe.”