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Destiny Scotland - Princes Street Residence

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
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Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Non-smoking rooms
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Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
196Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
93Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street is only half one, since buildings only line one side. But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views are from Princes Street as a result. From here you look onto expansive and decorative public gardens beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look the other way, as they’re concerned with chain store shopping or catching the tram or a train at main train station Waverley. But it’s not all utility here; the Scottish National Gallery rewards purposeless wandering, and December’s huge winter market in the gardens begins a season of revelry which ends with Hogmanay, Britain’s largest New Year’s street party.
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Not sure I'll stay in a hotel again - these apartments are great. Very central location. Clean, well maintained and good value. Quick and easy communication with the owners. Would certainly recommend and will use again.
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Stayed for 3 nights. Really wonderful apartment, modern and immaculate, excellent design , with terrific view of Edinburgh Castle . Spacious and extremely comfortable. Although a central location, road noise didn't disturb us. Also price very reasonable for such good
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Perfect size for two adults. Good value. Very convenient location for sightseeing. Unfortunately, the unit is also located on a very busy street and almost directly above a fast food restaurant and convenience store. As such, the noise and smells were quite unpleasant in our
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Wow ...this is the best word to describe this place . Wonderful lounge and kitchen area with a view and half . Great kitchen area but with limited essentials . Would be nice to have little sachets of sugar , tea and milk . Bedrooms and bathroom huge and got everything you
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Physically, it's an impeccably beautiful apartment with amazing view of the Edinburgh Castle. However if you're looking for any sort of hospitality, unfortunately this is not the place. We booked a 2 bedroom apartment at the Princes Street Residence for two nights on June 29,
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The apartemtn we had, had 2 bathrooms of which one was ensuite.
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"Apartment 1 (studio, but very spacious)"
"Perhaps rooms on higher floors are quieter."
"Bedrooms in our apartment were at the back so quiet nights sleep"
"Each apartment offers different sized accommodation."
"We had apartment 4 which had amazing views"
PRICE RANGE
US$104 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandEdinburghPrinces Street and Gardens
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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