Murrayfield Stadium holds the honor of being the largest stadium in Scotland. It essentially hosts rugby matches but doubles as a concert venue too. Located in an affluent neighborhood of Edinburgh, it is well-connected via bus lines and train routes. Some critically acclaimed best budget hotels are dispersed all around the stadium which assures a hassle-free trip.
Some of the most popular places of interest include-
Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art- Two buildings by the names of Modern One and Modern Two lie on either side of Belford Road. They house temporary as well as permanent exhibits. Their architecture speaks volumes, so does the contemporary sculptures and artwork adorning their compounds.
Tynecastle Park- It is made up of a club museum, a bevy of bars, and a memorial. The modern facilities of Tynecastle Park are impressive and its all-inclusive atmosphere like wheelchair accessibility ensures that nobody misses out on some of the most exciting football matches played on its turf.
Edinburgh Zoo- Spread across 82-acres, Edinburgh Zoo is home to over a thousand endangered animal species. It is usually bustling with tourists and locals. The Pandas, koalas, meerkats, and the world’s only knighted penguin can be seen in Edinburgh Zoo. The philanthropic efforts of the park include its involvement in various conservation programs around the world.
Two of the closest weekend destinations to Murrayfield Stadium include Perth at approximately 42 miles and Sterling at a distance of 35 miles. Perth is defined by its stately churches while Stirling is the resting place of many medieval castles like the eponymous Stirling Castle. In case you want to spend more than a few days in either of the cities, hotels near the tourist attractions are ideal hotels for long term stay.
OYO Hotels near Murrayfield Stadium offer the guests a host of facilities, from swimming pools and car parking, 24/7 check-in, king/queen-sized beds to in-house restaurants, free wifi, and daily housekeeping. Guests also have the option to rent hotels by the month. A longer than anticipated stay is made affordable with the weekly and monthly prices starting at £30-£60 per night.