Georgian ground floor flat in the famous New Town.(A peaceful locals discerening neighbourhood) Spacious apartment with a fantastic nearby ammenties, a large grocery store and independant restaurants/cafes within 3 minutes walk. 10 minutes walk from city centre, close to tram line,& buses. Travel cot & high chair available.Parking free from 5:30pm Friday - Monday morning at 8:30am. Free parking at the end of the street.(a fantastic secret given central the apartment location) Wi-Fi, television.
Spacious Georgian style ground floor flat, part of the famous New Town in the south of the city centre. Its a locals neighbourhood, within a short walk of many city centre attractions and transport links. On-street parking on your doorstep.
Hello! Our gorgeous flat boasts Castle views from the front door step and is on a traditional cobbled street in a classic New Town Georgian townhouse. Situated in the desirable New Town neighborhood, it’s within easy walking distance of the busy city centre.(10 minutes walk)
The apartment is a quiet, unique and secluded haven from the hustle and bustle. Includes, a beautiful spacious sitting room,with working orignal shutters and fireflace. Separate large kitchen with dinning table, with dishwasher and clothes washing machine. One large king size bedroom with a peaceful outlook of walled gardens, again with orginal working shutters. Substainal bathroom with shower and bath.
Free parking can be found at the end of the street. Metered parking available immediately outside.
Bus are available from the end of the street towards city centre (more details in our direction page).
Trams are located 10 minutes walk away.
Within a short walking distance are the following:
Broughton Street, local bars & restaurants -3 minutes
Playhouse Theatre - 7 minutes
Carlton Hill (& wonderful views of the city) - 8 minutes
Harvey Nichols - 10 minutes
Botanic Gardens - 10 minutes
Assembly Rooms (George St) - 15 minutes
Royal Mile - 15 minutes
Edinburgh Castle - 20 minutes
Aurther's Seat - 25 minutes
Pleasance Courtyard - 20 minutes
Royal Yacht Brittania (Leith) - 35 minutes
Guests will have access to the entire appartment
We will always try to meet with all our guests and recommend local attractions according to your needs.
The Apartment is central with easy access to old town (castle and royal mile), new town and city center. Busses leave from the end of the road which take you up to the festival. Trams are a 10 minute walk from the apartment. At Nearby Broughton you will find fashionable shops, bars, resturants, health food supermarket,cafes, delis,butchers and a great fishmongers. There is an artisan coffee company which serves the best coffee in town. We particularly like Treacle for drinks and les cargot bleu for food.
Walking in the opposite direction to the city center you will come accros The Botanical Gardens, on route you will pass a large tesco supermarket, serval trendy bars, cafes, florists and thai takeaway.
The Scottish National portrait gallery is definitely worth a trip (make sure you have a cake in their cafe afterwords.) It is only a short uphill walk away from the apartment.
There is a park at the end of the street which leads to the disused train lines which our now bicycle and walking routes throughout the city.
There is public transport at the end of the street, and a short walk to fashionable Broughton Street. The tram service terminates at York Place (7 minutes walkfrom appartment), trams will take you to princess street, nearby waverly station, haymarket station and the airport. The city center is 10 minutes walk (uphill) from the appartment. The main train station is also within walking distance or a eally short cab drive away.
We can provide a travel cot with sheets, please give us advanced notification. We can also provide a high chair, again please ask in advance.
Guests will have access to the entire appartment
We will always try to meet with all our guests and recommend local attractions according to their needs
Guided Chauffeur tours and / or pick up from airport available in luxury Land Rover Avoke - please ask for availability and prices. Travel cot & high chair available. Free Parking. Free Wi-Fi.
In general terms please try to leave the apartment as you found it, this is our home and we would ask you treat it as such. Notify us of anything not working so we may make every effort to fix during your stay.
No eating in the bedroom.
STRICTLY NO SMOKING INSIDE THE APARTMENT. Any guest found flaunting this rule will be fined £50 via your security deposit.
Any guest that leaves sick or sick stains will be charged extra for deep cleaning.
BEFORE DEPARTURE: Please clean all your dishes, pots and cutlery or fill & switch on dishwasher before leaving. Empty bins; turn off all lights and ensure gas hob / oven is not left on; close and lock all windows and doors.
As you leave please leave the apartment keys on the Kitchen table.
There will be a charge of £10 for any lost keys.
Any times left in the apartment and required to be posted back to guest will be charged £15 plus postage and packaging
If you hear excessive noise coming from the garden flat directly below, please notify us asap, as we do holiday rental on the above apartment too.
If you have any urgent issues related to your accommodation please CALL us immediately on the emergency numbers provided!
Please be courteous to our neighbours, thank you so much.
I'm Rebecca, a full time Mum to my baby daughter Velvet and now a full-time airbnb host. I love fashion, socialising, food, galleries, museums and music !
I know the city inside out, so don't hesitate to get in touch for local tips to suite your taste, I will know which direction to point you in. When I go travelling abroad, I always look to find how locals live instead of the tourist traps.
I would love to have an inquiry from you, so please just drop us a line if you’re considering a stay in a great central location. l will do my very best to make your stay a memorable one.