Christmas In Edinburgh

Celebrate the festive period in style and experience Edinburgh’s spectacular Christmas this year. Situated in New Town, in the heart of Edinburgh City centre for 6 weeks, there are dazzling, exciting and fun activities for everyone to enjoy.

Treat your loved ones and engage in some Christmas shopping. Peruse elegant shops situated near George Street, including designer shops such as Harvey Nichols, Louis Vuitton, and Hugo Boss.  You can find high street fashion brands and some of Edinburgh’s largest department stores, including Jenner’s and House of Fraser, on Princes Street, located in front of George street with scenic views of Edinburgh Castle.

George Street is Edinburgh’s most stylish area featuring exquisite, award winning restaurants providing cuisines from all around the world. With chic cocktail bars and VIP nightclubs, you can party all night long!

Relish in Edinburgh’s magical Christmas at Edinburgh’s Christmas Market, located on East Princes Street. This traditional Christmas Market provides a unique shopping experience with arts and crafts stalls, where you can pick up bespoke gifts and surprises. Indulge in the delicious food and drink offering, and enjoy a mulled wine to warm up!  Take part in thrilling rides and attractions, suitable for the whole family, including The Big Wheel where you can gaze at the stunning views of the Scottish Capital at night. For even more entertainment, visit Edinburgh’s Christmas elliptical ice rink on St Andrews Square, where you can pop your skates on, glide around and laugh with your loved ones.

Our new Braid Apartments by Mansley are located behind George street on Thistle Street, a minute’s walk from all the festive entertainment, activities, shopping and dining venues in Edinburgh’s New Town for you to explore. With apartments suitable for all party sizes, you can be sure our luxurious apartments will allow you to comfortably relax after a busy day experiencing Edinburgh’s Christmas 2018.  Choose Braid Apartments for the ultimate Christmas shopping break experience and festive fun with family or friends!

clock icon November 22, 2019
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