Charming Historic Apartment - in the Heart of the Old Town
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- Minimum stay:1-5 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
Located in Chessels Court, this spacious and comfortable mansion apartment is steeped in history. Built in 1760 by Archibald Chessil and now Grade A listed, this Georgian flat has many fine period features including unique decorative plasterwork and cornicing. With a chequered past, it has been at times a refuge for policemen and the playroom for the next door nursery. The mansion block has many associations, from James Boswell and Deacon Brodie to the colourful Bloody Mary’s Close!
Situated in the heart of the Old Town, Edinburgh’s renowned centre, it is a perfect location from which to explore all the city has to offer. Only a short walk to both Holyrood Palace and Edinburgh Castle and within easy walking distance of the main train station and the express bus to the airport.
The Royal Mile contains an excellent range of small specialist shops, grocers and a wealth of traditional and modern bars, bistros and restaurants, all within easy reach of the property.
The ground floor flat comprises: main door to curved entrance hall, large and sunny lounge/dining room, modern breakfasting kitchen, large double bedroom with en suite shower room, large double bedroom plus extra single bed, separate bathroom with over bath shower. The rates include hot water, electricity, central heating, towels, linen and taxes.
This beautiful apartment is ideal holiday accommodation for Edinburgh’s festivals, New Year, Hogmanay or Christmas stays in Edinburgh.
Please note - The building work on the site is behind the apartment was complete at the end of July 2016 and is now landscaped too.
Keywords: Ground Floor Main Door Apartment.
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Member since: 2007
- Vacation Rental
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 3-5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Of historic importance
- DVD Player
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Eco Tourism
- Sight Seeing
- Covered Parking:
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Cooking Utensils
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Dec 20, 2016
2 night min stay
Christmas & New Year
Dec 21 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $317.14
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
This apartment is just off the Royal Mile in the Old Town of Edinburgh and not far from the Castle or the Palace of Holyrood.
Year Purchased: 2010
Why the Owner Chose Old Town, Edinburgh, UK:
Fabulous place and a great location.
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
It's so convenient for seeing the city when on a short stay.
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This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Thursday, December 01, 2016
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