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Stay at QMU's Holiday Accommodation

If you’re looking for summer accommodation in Edinburgh with convenient links to the city centre, look no further than Queen Margaret University!

We offer affordable 2* accommodation at our campus in Musselburgh for groups, families, solo travellers or couples.

Accommodation in single or double ensuite bedrooms starts from one night stays. Why not make it a long weekend to enjoy the many events Edinburgh has to offer?

Bookings for self-catered apartments, fully equipped with kitchen accessories, can be made for a 7-day period or for short 3-night midweek breaks.

Our campus is set in newly landscaped grounds, with a pond and gentle walks.

Dates 2017

Our accommodation is available from 26th June to 27th August 2017.

Facilities on campus include:

  • On-site shop & food outlet (daytime only, times vary)
  • Gym & indoor sports facilities (charges apply)
  • Coin operated launderette
  • Cash machine
  • Change machine
  • Free car parking
  • Cycle storage


Wireless internet is available.


QMU is a non smoking establishment, and smoking is not allowed in bedrooms or flats.


For telephone enquiries, please call +44 (0) 131 474 0000. When prompted, please ask for 'Accommodation'.


If you wish to book our accommodation please e-mail qmu-accommodate with your requirements (dates, number of guests, type of stay). For information on Terms & Conditions please refer to our Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Statement.


BUS: Lothian Buses services 30 and 45 operate from the campus into the city on a regular basis. Timetables are available online.

TRAIN: The campus is served by Musselburgh Station (a few minutes’ walk away) which connects with Edinburgh Waverley Station in the city centre. The current train schedule can be found here.

CAR: QMU campus is situated to the east of Edinburgh, by Musselburgh. Please note that vehicular access is only via a slip road off the A1 southbound. You can find detailed directions here.

SAT NAV: Please do not use the postcode as it will take you to the wrong entrance to the campus which is for buses only.

PARKING: Guests are permitted to park in our main campus car park free of charge throughout June, July and August.


Student Residences
Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Queen Margaret University Drive
EH21 6UD
TEL: 0131 474 0000 (asking for 'Accommodation' when prompted)
FAX: 0131 474 0001

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