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Large, bright living room with modern decor.
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14 reviews
Large, bright living room with modern decor.
An external view of the property.
Dining area of the kitchen. The table can extend to seat up to 6 people.
Comfortable sofas to rest on after a hard days sightseeing.
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You can see the Salisbury Crags out of the living room window.
The well equipped kitchen.
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Bedroom 1: Made as a superking
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Bedroom 1: Made up as a twin room.
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Bedroom 2: Can also be a twin room like this or a superking.
Bathroom, with over bath shower.
Internal stairs give the apartment a spacious feeling.
A view of the Palace of Holyrood House
The Palace of Holyrood House - your neighbours.
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The Scottish Parliament - your other neighbours.
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Edinburgh, Scotland
This beautifully presented city centre apartment sits opposite the Queens Residence at the Palace of Holyroodhouse at the foot of the Royal Mile, and only a few metres from Scotlands controversial Parliament Building. It is on the 3rd and 4th floors of a block housing 4 flats, surrounded by shared gardens. <BR><BR>The setting could not be more central but it is set back from the road so suffers no excessive noise – even when Her Majesty fires the cannons. Almost impossibly, for its location, you have your own parking. A short walk places you at the heart of 1200 years of Scottish History (most of it gory). A few more minutes will take you to all the commercial, cultural and social centres. Waverley Railway Station is within 0.5 miles, and the apartment is situated on the route taken by all the major City Bus Tours. <BR>... Read more
About the Owner, David C
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 71 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Jun 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Christina...
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2014 for a stay in November 2014

We stayed for 3 nights during November. The house was fully furnished with all needed appliances to accommodate two couples. David and Juquie were very helpful, polite and willing to solve some problems that we faced upon our arrival. Very good location, in the end of the royal mile, next to Hollyrood palace, approx 15mins walk to the castle. Would...

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vicky42
hants UK
Level 6 Contributor
126 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

This is a spacious and comfortable property which offers great value for money. The lounge has 2 comfy sofas and a large TV. There are views across to the crags. The kitchen has all the fittings and appliances you could want including a rather snazzy coffee maker! Basic provisions were supplied by the owners but it is easy to walk...

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Jellybean...
Ottawa, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2014 for a stay in May 2014
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person found this review helpful

We rented this property from in May for four nights as part of a longer trip to Scotland. This is the first time that I rented a property through tripadvisor and I was very impressed. The property is located at the end of the royal mile, making it handy to most amenities like a grocery store, restaurants and some of...

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Kitchen: Dining table to seat up to 6 people. Washing machine, dishwasher, gas stove, electric oven, kettle, toaster, Tassimo Coffee Machine, Microwave, and Fridge. We will provide all necessary items for use with the facilities in the kitchen, eg, washing tablets, dishwasher tablets and a selection of Tassimo Discs,<BR><BR>Living room: Two sofas, one footstool which converts to a single sofa bed if required. Large flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player. IPod docking music system. Mobile broadband. Oak sideboard and information brochure.<BR><BR>Wooden flooring on the ground floor means it is easily maintained and cleaned. We would however, ask that our guests wear soft soles or socks so as not to disturb our downstairs neighbours. <BR><BR>Brand new... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
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No additional costs for cleaning.

A damages deposit of 10% of your booking total will be payable and this will be returned once the flat has been checked after your stay. This will not apply to things like an odd broken glasses etc. we appreciate that these things can happen - but damage to larger items will be charged.
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About the neighbourhood
This spacious apartment is enviably situated just opposite the grounds of Holyrood Palace and a short walk to the award winning Scottish Parliament. It forms part of a small 1960's development. It is ideally located for those wishing to explore Edinburgh on foot as most of the major sights are extremely close at hand. <BR><BR>Visitors will enjoy wandering along the Royal Mile and exploring the many small alleyways which are densely populated with attractive shops and restaurants. Alternatively, Holyrood Park is on your doorstep and the energetic can be at the top of Arthur's Seat in less than half an hour where the spectacular city views more than make up for the climb.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 13.0 km
Railway: Edinburgh Waverley: 1.0 km
Fly to Edinburgh - Abbeyhill is in the City Centre. There are regular buses running from the airport to the City Centre for £3.50 single or £5.00 return.<BR>Cheap flights available from Easyjet and Ryan Air among many others. <BR>There is parking at the apartment, and there are many good car hire companies available from the airport.<BR>There are always local taxis available - fare should be around £20 from the airport to the apartment. Please check with the driver beforehand.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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