514 Route 66. EDINBURGH. Hotels.
The Suburban Railway runs from Leith Central Station to Piershill,
Waverley Station, Portobello, Duddingston & Craigmillar, Newington, Black¬
ford Hill, Morningside Road, Craiglockhart, Gorgie, Haymarket, Waverley
Station. Abbeyhill, and Leith (Central). — Local trains run from the Cale¬
donian Station to Dairy Road, Murrayfield, Craigleilh (junction for Davidson's
Melius and Barnton), Granton Road, Newhaven, and Leith.
Hotels. *Nokth British Station Hotel, Waverley Station; Cale¬
donian Station Hotel , at the W. end of Princes St., R. from 5s. 6d.,
L.3*., D. 5s.; sCaelton, 1 North Bridge St., R. 4s., B. or L. 2s.6d., D.3s. 6d.
In Princes Street, to the W. of the Waverley Station: "Royal (PL a; D, 3),
No. 53, R. from 5s., D. 5s.; "Balmoral (PL b; D, 4), No. 91; Central,
No. 122; County Hotel, 21 Lothian Road; Rutland (Pl.m; C,4), Rutland St.
Charges at most of these: R. from 4s. or 5s, B. 2s. 6d.-3s., D. 4s.-5s. 6d. —
The hotels in Princes Street to the E. of the Waverley Station are some¬
what cheaper: Royal British (PL v; E, 3), 20 Princes St., commercial;
Douglas, 27 Princes St. — Private Hotels ('pens'. 10-12*.): Bedford, 83 Princes
St. (PL D, 4), R. 4s., D. 4s.; Roxburghe (PL n; C, 4), 38 Charlotte Sq., quiet,
R. or D. from 3s. 6d.; Veitch (PL p; C, 3), 127 George St.; Maitland,
33 Shandwick Place, quiet; Queen, 1 St. Colme St. — Commercial Hotels:
Imperial (PL 1; E, 4), 19 Market St. near the Waverley Station, R. or
D. from 3s.; George (PL u; D, 3), 21 George St.; Milne (PL w; E, 3),
145 Leith St., R. 3s.; Adelphi, 59 Cockburn St., Old Ship (PL y; E, 3),
7 East Register St., R. 3s., D. 3s. 6d., these last unpretending. — Temperance
Hotels: *Old Waverley (PL q; E, 3), 43 Princes St., R. & B. 5s.; Cockburn
(PL r; E, 4), 1 Cockburn St., R. from 2s. 6d., commercial; New Waverley
(PL s; E, 3), R. & B. 5s., Darling's Regent (PL t; E, 3), R. from 3s., both
in Waterloo PL; St. Andrew. 10 South St. Andrew St., If. from 2s. 6d.;
Hogg's, 2 Hunter Square, opposite the Tron Church, unpretending; Crown,
West Register St. (temperance). — Braid Hills Hotel, 3/< M. beyond
Morningside Road Station (see above; tramway), pens. 10s.; BarntonHotel,
at Barnton Station (p. 525); Queen's Bay, Easter Duddingston (p. 509). —
Edinburgh Hydropathic, 2^2 M. to the S.W. of Edinburgh, terms 8*. 6d.
per day, 52*. 6d. per week.
Pensions. Miss Grant, 17 Hatton Place; Mrs. Bain, 4 Kilmaurs Terrace;
Miss Balfour, 8 Royal Circus.
Restaurants. Ferguson & Forrester, 129 Princes St., D. (6-10 p.m.) 3s.;
Royal British, 18-19 Princes St.; Littlejohn, 135 Princes St. and 33 Leith St.;
Daish, 3 St. Andrew St.; Blair, 37 George St.; McVitties, Guest, & Co.,
136 Princes St. (these three also confectioners); "Edinburgh Cafi, 70 Princes
St. (no alcoholic liquors); Professional & Civil Service Supply Association,
80 George St.; Cafi Royal, 17 W. Register St.; also at many others of
the above-named hotels. — Seer may be obtained at most of these. Edin¬
burgh Ale', now little drunk, ia sweet and heavy. Wine is generally dear:
good at the bar of the Bodega Co., 7 South St. Andrew St.
Confectioners. "Littlejohn, Blair; "Mackie, 108 Princes St.; Aitchison,
77 Queen St.; McVilie, 24 Queensferry St.; Ritchie, 24 Princes St. (short¬
bread and other Scottish cakes at all these; ices in summer). "Ferguson
('Edinburgh Rock' and other sweetmeats), 1 Melbourne Place, 144 Princes
St., at the Waverley Steps, the Caledonian Station, etc.
Baths. Turkish Baths, 90 Princes St. (2s. 6d.) and 12 Stafford St.; Cor¬
poration Baths, with a swimming-basin, 18 Infirmary St. (PI. F, 4), also
in Caledoni.-.n Crescent, Glenogle Road, and at Portobello.
Theatres. Lyceum (PL C, 5), 13 Grindlay St.; Royal (PL E, 3), Leith
Walk. — Music Halls. Empire Palace (PI. E, 5), 19 Nicolson St.; New Pavilion,
Grove St.; Grand Theatre, St. Stephen St. — The Music Hall, 54 George St.,
is for high-class concerts, meetings, etc.
Cabs. For 1-2 pers, 1V« M. Is., each addit. >/s M- 6d.; luggage above
100 IbJ. 6d. extra. All the principal hotels are within the Is. cab-fare
from the Waverley and Caledonian Stations. — By time: 2s. per hr.; drives
in the environs 3s. per hr. Double fares at night (12 to 7). Fare and a half
on Sun., if ordered at an office.