Gorgeous Georgian Apartment in the Heart of Edinburgh's City Centre.(14 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-6 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Classic cobbled street in Edinburgh's laid back West End
You enter the traditional 'shared stair' at pavement level and make your way up the original, stone steps to the apartment door on the 2nd floor (the top). There are two bedrooms; one very large and one large. Both rooms can be set up either as twin beds or double beds (Super King size and King size). The beds are naturally 'Luxury Hotel' standard. The master bedroom has a lovely dressing table with an illuminated magnifying mirror for the ladies.
The Lounge is beautifully decorated and features a wood burning stove and original fireplace. There is wifi, digital cable TV and a Bluetooth speaker for your entertainment and the side board is crammed full of fun board games for a lively night in! There is also a sofa bed available in the lounge for larger groups.
The bathroom is a warm and welcoming room with its large tub, big traditional shower head, stone tiles, warm colours and the all important under floor heating!
Member since: 2015
- On floor 2
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
There is on street meter parking immediately outside of the apartment but for longer term parking there is a NCP car park on Castle Terrace or you can park for free in Murrayfield and hop on a tram....moreless
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wood Stove
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 3 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
May 1 - Jul 28, 2017
3 night min stay
Jul 29 - Aug 31, 2017
6 night min stay
Sep 1 - Dec 10, 2017
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $312.44
- Taxes Not included
If you require to use the sofa bed during your stay there is a supplement charge of £50.00 payable on arrival.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Car: Not Necessary
This is a gorgeous Georgian apartment in the heart of Edinburgh's laid back West End, situated less than 5 minutes walk from Princes' Street. The flat is beautifully decorated and is packed full of Scottish fabrics, original Scottish paintings and drawings, warm colours and heaps of personality. It's a great base from which to explore Edinburgh on foot, and once you're worn out from a great day of shopping or sightseeing there's a fab kitchen in the apartment and a wood burning stove for a cosy night in. For the more energetic just dump the shopping bags, get the 'glad rags' on and walk a few hundred yards to some of the best bars and restaurants that Edinburgh has to offer. After a few nights here you're almost guaranteed to feel Scottish and you certainly won't want to leave!
About the owner: I've been involved with property in Edinburgh for 12 years and have always loved Georgian and Victorian architecture with all it's grandeur! I have renovated and upgraded many original Edinburgh properties but the 'Snug' is my first Holiday Apartment and I absolutely love it. I live a short walk down the hill from the apartment in an old townhouse in Stockbridge with my wife Rebecca and our 2 little boys. If I ever need a quiet sit down I sneak off to the Snug and hide!! My father in law is a famous Irish poet (Michael Longley) and my sister in law is a well known Scottish/Irish painter and most of the books are Michael's collections and the art on the walls are Sarah Longley originals or sketch work from her bigger collections. Also, if you'd like a kilt made whilst you're here - my brother in law is a kilt maker!!
Why the Owner Chose Haymarket, Edinburgh, UK:
The West End of Edinburgh is a hidden gem of a place, full of boutique shops, delis, coffee shops, proper pubs and restaurants and it just so happens to be less than 5 minutes walk from Princes' Street. It's such a great location that as soon as I saw the apartment I knew it had to be shared! Doing interiors is one of my passions and I was able to cut loose on the William Street Snug with Georgian colour schemes and gorgeous Scottish tartans and tweed textiles and original Georgian walls are ideal for hanging great art!
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Fully equipped dining kitchen to cook up a feast!
Cosy bathroom with stone walls and under floor heating
A quiet cup of tea for me.
Keep cosy in the Snug
Lovely deep tub for a long soak.
The Snug at Christmas and Hogmanay.
William Street Cobbles just 3 minutes walk from Princes Street.
Scottish fabrics and original art
Candle lit supper?
There's even a kitchen sink
The second bedroom. King size double or twin.
High quality cotton sheets, luxury hotel beds.
Wood burning stove and original surround.
There's more art, a nice rug and furniture since this photo!
Christmas in the Snug
Coffee shop, bakery, boutique shops, proper pubs with real ale and whisky.
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Friday, February 24, 2017
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