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Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh

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Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh

1 Festival Square, Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Overview


Destination Entry Requirements

Please review https://uk.usembassy.gov/covid-19-coronavirus-information/ for the most up to date entry protocols, testing and quarantine requirements.
This is critical as many destinations may require vaccinations and/or testing prior to, at arrival and/or during your clients stay in addition to requiring the purchase of supplemental country specific travel insurance.
Some destinations also require clients be in possession of a pre-travel authorization at departure. Also, please re-verify entry requirements prior to client departure.
Classic Vacations is not responsible for possible denied entry or mandatory quarantine due to improper documentation.

Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Yes, if not traveling from a ‘red-list’ country. Please see the UK government website for more information.
Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? Yes
Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? Yes
Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine? No

Before you travel to UK you must:

- take a COVID-19 test – you must take the test in the 3 days before you travel to UK
- book and pay for COVID-19 tests – to be taken after arrival in UK
- complete a passenger locator form

You must do this even if you’ve been fully vaccinated.

You could be fined £500 if you arrive in UK without proof of a negative COVID-19 pre-departure test.

If you’re coming to UK from USA and have been fully vaccinated with a vaccine approved by the bodies you:

- must take a COVID-19 pre-departure test
- must take a COVID-19 test on or before day 2 after you arrive in UK – arrival day is day 0
- do not have to quarantine

‘Fully vaccinated’ means you must have had your final dose of the approved vaccine at least 14 whole days before you arrive in England.

The day you have your final dose does not count as one of the 14 days.

If you’re coming to UK from USA and are not fully vaccinated with an authorised vaccine you must:

- quarantine on arrival at home or in the place you’re staying for 10 days
- take a day 2 test after you arrive – on or before day 2
- take a day 8 test after you arrive – on or after day 8

More detailed information can be found at: https://uk.usembassy.gov/covid-19-coronavirus-information/

Travel Advisory:
COVID-19 TEST MAY BE REQUIRED TO ENTER YOUR DESTINATION. If you want to adjust your travel plans, please call the Classic Vacations Reservation Call Center, the number is 800-221-3949 or your dedicated Classic Preferred number. Failure to have the proper COVID-19 documentation may affect entry into your destination. It is the Traveler’s responsibility to have all the necessary documents, tests, and vaccinations completed prior to departure. Improper required travel documentation is not covered by any Trip Protection Plans. Please continue to monitor all state or local health advisories from your city or state of origin prior to travel. In addition to international entry COVID-19 travel protocols, COVID-19 travel restrictions and protocols may be in place upon return to the United States. Please continue to monitor all COVID-19 Travel information at https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/covid-19-information.html.

Classic Vacations wants you to have a safe and truly wonderful vacation, so we recommend that you fully educate yourself on the destination and hotel specific changes that have been made in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and plan accordingly before you depart on your vacation.

Closed or reduced hours of operation may be in place for businesses. Restrictions may be in place on intercity or interstate travel. Further local restrictions may apply.
Please check the destinations’ official governmental health ministry website prior to travel for the most up to date information: https://uk.usembassy.gov/covid-19-coronavirus-information/

Since destination entry requirements vary widely and change frequently, at least 5 business days prior to departure, we recommend that all Travelers:

• Check your destination’s official governmental health ministry website for the latest entry, testing and in-destination self-isolation requirements and complete all pre-travel items and preparation; e.g. https://uk.usembassy.gov/covid-19-coronavirus-information/


• Check Classic Vacation’s hotel resource and health & safety website for the latest open status, on-site health & safety requirements and service adjustments that have been provided by each property.

On-site service adjustments may include, but are not limited to, food services (room service, buffets), check-in & check-out time, daily linen change, turndown service, on-site amenities (pool, spa, gym), etc.

Overview

Property Location With a stay at Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh, you'll be centrally located in Edinburgh, within a 10-minute walk of Edinburgh Gin Distillery and The Meadows. This 5-star hotel is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from National Museum of Scotland and 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Real Mary King's Close.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 269 guestrooms featuring minibars and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and coffee/tea makers.
Amenities Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club, an indoor pool, and a sauna. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.
Dining Grab a bite to eat at One Square, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Full breakfasts are served on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Edinburgh? This hotel has facilities measuring 16636 square feet (1546 square meters), including conference space. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Airport:

EDI - Edinburgh International Airport

Details


Amenities

  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Private bathroom
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Lowered peephole/view port in door
  • Lowered locks/deadbolt
  • Television
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Non-Smoking
  • Premium TV channels
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • No rollaway/extra beds
  • Free WiFi
  • Grab bar - near toilet
  • Grab bar - in bathtub
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Lever door handles
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Club level room
  • Pay movies
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Desk

Property Amenities

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Picnic area
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Number of indoor pools - 1
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Covered parking
  • Business center
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1546
  • Number of meeting rooms - 14
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Full-service spa
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Electric car charging station
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Sauna
  • Health club
  • Free wired internet
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of coffee shops/cafes - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 16636
  • Ballroom
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wedding services
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices in meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Year Built - 1985
  • Total number of rooms - 269
  • Number of floors - 7

Recreation

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Usher Hall - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Royal Lyceum Theatre - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Princes Street - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Edinburgh Gin Distillery - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Grassmarket - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
The Meadows - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
George Street - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
King's Theatre - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Charlotte Square - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Georgian House - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Scotch Whisky Experience - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Royal Mile - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Witchery Tours - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi

The preferred airport for Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh is Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 14.4 km / 8.9 mi

  • Aerobics
  • Yoga classes/instruction

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