The University has its own accommodation, bookable at

Salisbury Green Hotel (3* hotel) – very comfortable, c. 15 mins walk to conference venue
Masson House (3* B and B) – next-door, slightly cheaper
Richmond Place Apartments (3* self catering) & Kenneth Mackenzie (3* B and B) – integrated alongside/within postgraduate accommodation, closer to the conference venue

Budget options local to the conference venue include:
Travelodge Edinburgh Central (Holyrood Road) c. 15 mins walk
Travelodge Edinburgh Central (Waterloo Place) c. 15 mins walk

Also nearby:
Ibis Hotel (Hunter Square) (
Apex City Hotel and Apex International Hotel (both Grassmarket) (
Ten Hill Place (