GPO Café and Rooms Leith at 57 Constitution Street, Edinburgh, EH5 7AF
If you are staying with us, of course we want you to be as comfortable as possible and to get the most out of the Café GPO like our locals do, but we wouldn’t blame you for wanting to explore this fantastic maritime part of Edinburgh that has a culture of its own. You can follow the famous Sunshine on Leith map, but you won’t need it to get started as the first stops, Nobles Bar and the Port O’Leith pub, are just across the road.
Exploring Edinburgh? You are in the right spot with Edinburgh Old Town sites, New Town shopping, the Waters of Leith, Stockbridge and the Dean and Modern Galleries, Portobello, the docks and The Royal Yacht Britannia at each point of the compass and direct walking, bus or taxi routes to all.
Coming by car? Parking around the GPO is free and unrestricted which is a fantastic bonus!
Train: Allow 10 minutes by taxi from Waverley Station.
Airport: take the tram to York Place at the top of Leith Walk, no.12 Lothian bus or taxi to Constitution St (allow an hour), or taxi (allow 30-50 minutes).
EDINBURGH TRAM WORKS DISRUPTION NOTICE
As part of the Trams to Newhaven construction works, in order to enable pedestrian access given the narrow layout of Constitution Street and because the road is closed to traffic, and there will be no on-street parking during construction.
Diversion routes and advanced warning signs are in place in the vicinity for information and direction.
To access GPO by public transport:
Take buses nr 16, 22, 35, 36 to “The Shore” bus stop, hotel is just a 5min walk away if you follow the map towards Constitution Street.
From the bus stop, follow the Broad Wynd street away from the river, turn right to Water St, take first left to Maritime Ln and follow it until you see roadworks and GPO building across the road with the bright red door.
To access GPO by car:
Arrive via Mitchell St, please be aware there is no parking on Mitchell St available due to it being the main access street in the area; unloading and short stops are allowed. Parking is available on the other streets nearby, please follow the signage available.
If you need further assistance please call 01315567575 and download full details with map