Black Ivy

Black Ivy

4 Alvanley Terrace, Edinburgh, EH9 1DU, United Kingdom
+44 131 564 1901

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About Black Ivy

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

This hotel is situated in The Meadows, only a few minutes from Bruntsfield and Gillis Centre. It is located a short walk from the Kings Theatre.

Black Ivy has been recently refurbished and features a 24-hour reception, a library and luggage storage. In fine weather, an outdoor terrace provides a nice spot to relax.

Each room at Black Ivy features tea and coffee making facilities and all the essentials for a comfortable stay. A telephone, heating and ironing facilities can also be found in each.

The hotel features both restaurant and bar where guests can unwind of an evening with a meal and a drink. A selection of cafés and restaurants are also found in close proximity to the property.

Black Ivy is situated amongst the area's well-known tourist attractions, including Princes Street and Merchiston Castle, which are a short walk away. Edinburgh Castle is a quick drive away.

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Rooms available at Black Ivy

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Standard rooms(£83 - £274)
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Amenities at Black Ivy

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Slippers
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key card access
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV


  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Street parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden


  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Family friendly

  • Cribs available
  • Kids meals


  • Desk

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4 Alvanley Terrace, Edinburgh, EH9 1DU

What's nearby

  • Greyfriar's Bobby0.8 mi
  • Edinburgh Castle0.8 mi
  • Greyfriars Kirk0.8 mi
  • National Museum of Scotland0.8 mi
  • National Library Of Scotland0.9 mi
  • St Giles' Cathedral1 mi
  • Real Mary King's Close1 mi
  • Princes Street Gardens1 mi
  • National Gallery of Scotland1 mi
  • The Royal Mile1.1 mi
  • Scott Monument1.1 mi
  • Museum of Childhood1.1 mi



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Black Ivy

  • Black Ivy is located at 4 Alvanley Terrace in South, 1 miles from the centre of Edinburgh. Greyfriar's Bobby is the closest landmark to Black Ivy.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Black Ivy.

  • Yes, Black Ivy offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Black Ivy is 6.6 miles from Edinburgh Turnhouse. Black Ivy is 36.2 miles from Dundee.

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Distance to city centre

1.0 mi

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Nearest airport

Edinburgh Turnhouse

Distance to airport

6.6 mi