The Location of Kew House, near Murrayfield Rugby Stadium and Edinburgh International Conference Centre and under one mile west of Princes Street makes visiting all major tourist attractions easy.
OF KEW HOUSE:
We are positioned directly on the A8 route to and from Edinburgh International Airport and City Centre, and just 10 minutes walk along Haymarket Terrace from Haymarket railway station. Our position between Roseburn and Haymarket and opposite West Coates mean that you can walk into Princes Street in 15 minutes. Buses number 12, 26, 31 and 48 (Lothian Buses) pass our door to and from Princes Street.
HOW TO GET THERE:
A taxi will cost around £16.00 to Kew House. The Airport bus (number 100) stops opposite at West Coates. The fare is £4.50 single or £7.50 open return (under 15 £2.00/£3.00). The nearest tram stops are Murrafield and Haymarket, both 10 minutes walk away.
From the Bus or Railway Station:
From Edinburgh (Waverley) Station, a taxi will cost around £8.50 or you can use any of the buses mentioned above. Ask to get off at Kew Terrace.
From the North and West, you can also leave the train at Edinburgh’s Haymarket Station and walk left along Haymarket Terrace for 10 minutes or take a taxi for around £5.00
From Princes Street: Head West (with the castle on your left) towards Shandwick Place and West Maitland Street. You want to go straight ahead but will have to follow a one way system. Take the middle lane on Morrison Street and head along Haymarket Terrace with Haymarket Station on your left. We are 3 minutes drive on your left hand side.
From the South and South West (A1, A7, A68. A701, A702, M8) : Join the Edinburgh City By-Pass (A720) Northbound in the direction of the Queensferry Crossing. At the large roundabout which signifies the end of the By-Pass, take the A8 City Centre signs. When you pass Edinburgh Zoo on your left, we are about 1.5 miles on your right. Parking is to the rear accessed via Balbirnie Place.
From the North-West and Edinburgh Airport: (M9, A8): Follow signs for “Edinburgh Zoo” which means passing Edinburgh Airport. Then follow A8 City Centre as above
From the M90 and Queensferry Crossing: After crossing the Queensferry Crossing and driving for around 4 miles on four lane roadway, you will approach a large junction with traffic lights (Barnton Junction). Turn right on A902 (Cammo Road). Follow this route for about 1.5 miles and then turn left. You are on the A8. Look for Edinburgh Zoo and follows the route as above from there.
Kew House car park is to the rear of the building and accessed via Balbirnie Place.