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Accommodation

Choose from a wide range of options


We at Basil Paterson College are passionate about making your stay in Edinburgh as enjoyable as possible. For this reason, the school has a dedicated Accommodation department, whose job it is to find you safe and comfortable accommodation within easy reach of the city centre. Whether you decide to stay with a local host family, in an apartment, or in a hotel or guesthouse, we are happy to help you find the best option and to help deal with reservations.

 

 

   Homestay Accommodation

 

  • Practice your English with friendly and welcoming hosts
  • Guaranteed a room all to yourself
  • No two students of the same mother tongue in one  home
 • Wide variety of families available, incl. self-catering and  executive

   • All families located close to a major bus route

   • Families all within the Edinburgh city boundaries

   • Daily meals available with half-board and B&B options

   • Checked regularly to ensure they are of a high standard

 

 

 

 University Residence (July/Aug only)

 

 • Perfect for those looking for more independence

 • Located close to a number of major bus routes

 (20 mins to College)

 • Close to all the major Edinburgh Festival venues

 • Meet lots of students from around the world

 • All students guaranteed a single room to themselves

 • Daily meals available with half-board and B&B options

 • Cleaned regularly, with a manned reception 24 hours per day

 • Places fill up quickly, especially during August, so book early!

 

 

 

   Private Apartments 

 

   • Ultimate independence - cook your own meals
   • All flats with a private bathroom and kitchen
   • Studio and 1-2 bedroom apartments available
   • Centrally located

   • Very close to major Edinburgh Festival venues

   • Modern and light apartments, cleaned regularly

   • Prices subject to availability - contact us for a quote

   • Limited availability - book early to avoid disappointment!

 

 

 

Canal Point (July/August only)

 

 • All rooms with private shower room

 • 15 minutes walk from city center and Basil Paterson

 • Shared kitchen and living room

 • Internet available

 • All flats are serviced on a weekly basis

 • 24 hour check in available

 • Terms and Conditions apply - see full details here

 

  

  Hotels and Guesthouses

 

 • Huge range of options available to suit all budgets

 • Basil Paterson is close to a large number of hotels

 • The College receives business rates for some guesthouses

• Accommodation Officer can check availability (except summer)

 • Popular with Business and Corporate clients

 • E-mail us for a list of the various options

 • Full Scottish breakfasts available!

 

 

 

 

2017 Fees


Homestay


£192 Half-board

£312 Half-board private bathroom

*Half board includes breakfast and dinner.


University Residence (Summer only)

 

£450 Standard Bed & Breakfast

£465.25 Standard Half-board


Canal Point (Summer only)


£240 Standard self catering


Please note:

 

  • Prices are per person per week
  • Half-board includes breakfast and dinner everyday (not lunch).
  • All accommodation is booked from Sunday before course to Saturday after it finishes
  • 1 week = 6 days accommodation


Contact details

 

For information on accommodation, or to become a host, please contact:

 

Accommodation Department

Basil Paterson College

66 Queen Street

Edinburgh   EH2 4NA

 

T. +44 (0) 131 225 3802

F. +44 (0) 131 226 6701