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Spacious Apartment 10 Min Walk Edinburgh City Centre

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Elegant Georgian Holiday and Business apt

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Last updated: 03/18/2015

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  • Minimum stay:4-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Edinburgh City Centre - Georgian apartment only 10 min walk from city centre. Easy access to Edinburgh Castle and Royal Mile. Spacious self-catering holiday/ business apt. Free wifi.
Excellent Local facilities: restaurants, Botanic Gardens, Shops, Galleries.
The apartment is within an Edinburgh Georgian town house in a grand stair - Apt is on the first floor.
Beautiful triple windowed drawing room with dining area.
Fitted kitchen equipped for your holiday needs.
Bathroom - shower/ bath.
Utility room/ washing machine.
Great location, access for all Edinburgh's attractions.
Deli supermarket opposite . Large superstore nearby.
Free parking / weekends - Aall day pay and display parking beside the Inverleith Hotel where keys are picked up at £3 per day (closest all day parking to city centre) Hotel provides bed and breakfast accommodation.
station 1 mile - airport 30 min.
Studio apt with breakfast option next to Inverleith Hotel, where keys are collected and luggage storage if required


Transport: Edinburgh has an excellent transport system, why not leave the car at home.

Shuttle bus from the Edinburgh airport
Railway with easy access to the rest of the UK
St Andrew sq bus station to rest of UK
Frequent buses - every 10 mins on your doorstep - which will take you to Princes st in 5 mins - also up to the Old town directly - Here you will find Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile down to Holyrood palace.
There is also a bus close by which will take you to the Port of Leith (fantastic fish restaurants) All day saver bus tickets with unlimited travel from early in the morning up until 11.30pm.
There are also some night buses right through the night. (no 8 which comes close to the apt)
Edinburgh Black cab taxi's and private hire are readily available



Internet access: There is internet access in a small internet port/café just opposite the apartment (inexpensive)
The apt is only 5 mins away - walking from a wifi hot spot and there are many cafés with outdoor seating (yes even in Scotland) where you can wile away your time watching the local colour and accessing you lap top.
Free Wifi also available within the apt - if you have your own laptop.

Tours: Tours can be booked at the Inverleith Hotel to, many scenic areas of Scotland.
Loch Lomand and the beautiful West Coast
Fishing villages of the East Coast and St Andrews
Rosslyn Chapel (Davinci Code fame)
Loch Ness and the Highlands

We can also arrange for you to be picked up in the morning from the apt.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 120 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

  • family: 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    double sofa bed...moreless

  • double: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    sofa bed within spacious lounge...moreless

  • 1 double, 1 family (one double bed and one single bed) bedroom, 1 cot + sofa bed in lounge overlooking quiet garden to rear of building. Free wifi in bedrooms. Bedrooms are nice and quiet and face the rear overlooking pleasant Gardens. Hair dryer, alarm clock, Mirror and dressing table, Wardrobes, bedside cabinets with lamps, arm chair. All linen and towels are supplied for your stay, similar to hotel rooms. Comfortable self-catering Edinburgh accommodation....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    power shower...moreless

  • Spacious newly refurbished modern fully tiled family bathroom - Bath and shower (power shower) toilet and wash hand basin. All towels are supplied similar to stay in Hotel room....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Very spacious stylish elegant lounge with dining area - apartment is part of converted Edinburgh New Town Georgian town house dated 1860. All modern conveniences. Bathroom with shower and bath. All linen and towels provided. 10 mins walk from Edinburgh city, where you will find an array of shops. Even closer is Stylish George Street with plentiful designer shops including Harvey Nicholls Dept store at St Andrew's square. The bus stop just outside to take you to all parts of Edinburgh and surrounding area. apartment is let for min 3 nights stays in low season and min 7 nights in high season and special events weeks. Also very close to Royal Botanical gardens - Keys are picked up from Inverleith Hotel a short 5 mins walk around the corner - this is one of the first streets in Edinburgh with all day parking (9 hours) Very good variety of local restaurants within 50 yds of apartment. Apartment is let on a self-catering non-serviced basis....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Towels

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Terraced
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 1 - Jul 31, 2015
4 night min stay
£189 £10
Fri, Sat
£1,200

Rates are based on 5 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Aug
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2015
5 night min stay
£189 £199
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
£1,323

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

ate based on the family room and double room x 5 people - sofa double bed required + extra linen a small supplement: Rates vary over special events :bank holidays, Easter, Rugby internationals Festival or Hogmanay.+ min 3 night stay in place over Rubgy or special events and higher rate supplement

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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
Edinburgh turnhouse (EDI)
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Orchard Gastro pub
10 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Rosyth
4 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Sight Hill
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Edinburgh bypass
0.2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Luigi's, Lung Fung, Earthy Market
9 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Edinburgh ski slope
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cramond

Car: Not Necessary

This Edinburgh self-catering apartment is situated within a terrace of Georgian town houses on the edge of Edinburgh's city centre in the Georgian New Town.

Only 10 min walk from Princes street which lies below Edinburgh Castle. The Royal Botanic gardens are only a short walk as is the water of Leith walkway - The apartment is so close to the city centre. Free wifi in apt. Sleeps up to max 7 persons.

Keys picked up from Inverleith Hotel nearby where bed and breakfast accommodation is offered.

Only 30 min drive from Edinburgh Airport

10 mins walk from Princes st Edinburgh's main shopping street.

15 min walk from Edinburgh Waverly train station

15 min walk - Edinburgh Royal Mile, stretching from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Palace.

Excellent variety of Restaurants on doorsteps.

One of Edinburghs's best vegi restaurants.

Chez Pierre French restaurant

Orchard pub - Scottish style

La Fontana - Italian

Dionika - Spanish

Lung Fung - Chinese

Circle Cafe - bistro

Coffee Angel

Other Activities: galleries, museums, shopping, nightlife.

Golf: Golf Nearby at Silverknowes + train to St Andrew - home of Golf - 1 hour regularly from Waverly station.

Ski: Nearby Hillend ski slope (dry) + for winter skiing - Glenshee and the Lecht...approx 3/4 hour drive.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: Apt is looked after by the Inverleith Hotel therfore all rooms are set up as a hotel room would be with complimentary toiletries towels etc..

Why the Owner Chose Edinburgh:
Spacious elegant example of fine Georgian Architecture with original fire place an cornicing etc..

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Close to Royal Botanic Gardens. Easy facility for Check in and left luggage as the Apt is c/o Inverleith Hotel where keys are picked up at reception. Car Hire restaurant bookings etc can be organised here. There is also on-street parking /pay and display in Inverleith Terrace where the hotel is located at only £3 per day midweek and free at weekends.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, russian, polish, little amount of French

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Elegant Georgian Holiday and Business apt

    Elegant Georgian Holiday and Business apt

  • Original Georgian town house
First floor drawing room apt

    Original Georgian town house First floor drawing room apt

  • Quiet Family twin room sleeps 3

    Quiet Family twin room sleeps 3

  • Elegant street of Typical Edinburgh town houses less than 10 min walk to centre

    Elegant street of Typical Edinburgh town houses less than 10 min walk to centre

  • double sofa bed in lounge

    double sofa bed in lounge

  • Quiet double room to rear sleeps 2

    Quiet double room to rear sleeps 2

  • Spacious family bathroom + Utility with washing machine in hallway

    Spacious family bathroom + Utility with washing machine in hallway

  • Kitchen - fully equipped for holiday lets

    Kitchen - fully equipped for holiday lets

£10 - £199 per night (GBP)
Minimum stay: 4-5 nights
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, russian, polish, little amount of French
  • Response time Within 24 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 03/18/2015
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