Set in the vibrant West End of Edinburgh, Nido Haymarket is just minutes walk from the city centre and only a stone’s throw from plenty of bars, shops and cafes. Named after its proximity to Haymarket Train Station, every year our residence is home to 168 students from the UK and other countries around the globe. In this residence, you'll enjoy 24-hour security, super fast wifi, large social spaces plus a unique year-round events programme.

What's included:

  • 10 mins to city centre
  • In-house gym coming soon
  • Social spaces
  • Bike storage
  • Nido membership discounts
  • Onsite maintenance team
  • Housekeeping
  • Onsite laundry facilities
  • Year-round events
  • 24-hour security
  • Utilities included
  • 100Mbps WiFi

Room types


from £179/week

Our studios are ideal for having your own space. Each studio comes with your own beautifully fitted private ensuite bathroom, compact double bed, wardrobe storage and modern kitchenette. Choose from a range of room sizes from Classic (11 sqm) to Deluxe (20 sqm) to find your perfect fit. We offer payment instalment options to help spread the cost throughout the year. Select to pay in 1, 2, 3, 4 or 10 instalments on all of our Edinburgh rooms.

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from £149/week

Our ensuite apartments allow you to enjoy your own private bedroom and beautifully fitted ensuite bathroom while still getting the buzzing atmosphere of a shared living room and kitchen with 4-5 other people. Ideal for making friends and enjoying our on-site events. We offer payment instalment options to help spread the cost throughout the year. Select to pay in 1, 2, 3, 4 or 10 instalments on all of our Edinburgh rooms.

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Haymarket neighbourhood

Nido Haymarket is situated in the West End of Edinburgh offering plenty of boutique shops, bars, restaurants and cafes to enjoy. Just a short walk away, you’ll find a wealth of history, parks and culture in Edinburgh’s city centre. This vibrant city is the definition of quirky when it comes to shopping, lose yourself in endless vintage shops and earn the title of the best dressed.

Navigate through some of our recommendations below to find your favourite hang-out spots.


  • Restaurants and Cafes

    The Cellar Door

    Enjoy casual Scottish dining in this stylish 2-floor bistro. The Cellar Door restaurant is often referred to as a 'hidden gem' and is located downstairs from George IV Bridge in Edinburgh's Old Town.

    44-46 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh - EH1 1EJ

    Petit Paris

    The Petit Paris is a cosy French bistro in the heart of Edinburgh. This rustic dining room is happily affordable and offers outdoor seating as well as a reduced set lunch and pre-theatre menu.

    38-40 Grassmarket, Edinburgh - EH1 2JU
  • Local Sightseeing

    Edinburgh Castle

    A historic fortress and landmark for Edinburgh, the Edinburgh Castle dominates the skyline of the city and is one of Scotland's top tourist attractions. Bursting in history and culture, this is a must see when in Edinburgh.

    Castlehill, Edinburgh - EH1 2NG

    Scotch Whisky Experience

    Next door to Edinburgh Castle, this attraction tells the tale of Scotland's national drink with high-tech exhibits and a barrel ride. There is also plenty of opportunities to taste and buy whisky!

    354 Castlehill, Edinburgh - EH1 2NE
  • Shopping and Grooming

    21st Century Kilts

    Designer boutique for quirky, off-the-peg and bespoke kilts, from tartan to contemporary textiles. These kilts have been worn by several famous people and are all over social media. They come in pretty much any fabric you can imagine, even traditional tartan.

    48 Thistle Street, Edinburgh - EH2 1EN


    ALC is Edinburgh's go-to destination for women's denim. Any denim dilemmas will be solved in this contemporary quirky boutique with its endless variety in jeans. Definitely worth a visit!

    61 Thistle Street, Edinburgh - EH2 1DY
  • Bars and Clubs


    Blackbird is a relaxed cafe/bar with exposed stone and high ceilings. Well known for its modern Scottish dishes and classic cocktails. A great place to get a true taste of Scotland!

    37-39 Leven Street, Edinburgh - EH3 9LH


    Located in the heart of the Old Town, this elegant, plant filled 20s-style cocktail lounge, with chandeliers and weekend DJ sessions, is ideal for an early afternoon pick me up.

    52 West Port, Edinburgh - EH1 2LD


5 West Park Place, Edinburgh - EH11 2EE

Contact information

+44 (0)207 1000 100


  • Compact double bed with under-bed storage
  • Ensuite bathroom with shower, sink & toilet
  • Desk workspace with 3 drawers
  • Two large cupboard drawers with integrated storage shelves
  • Kitchen including, cupboards, microwave, fridge/freezer, conventional/grill fan oven and ceramic hob
  • TV and Ethernet points
  • Blackout curtains


  • Single bed
  • Desk with ergonomic chair
  • Closet with hanging space and shelving
  • Ensuite bathroom with shower, sink & toilet
  • TV and Ethernet points
  • Blackout curtains


  • Shared kitchen with storage, hob, microwave, oven, fridge and freezer
  • Breakfast bar with bar stool seating
  • Lounge area with comfy sofas
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