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Impressive panoramic living Rm views of Holyrood Park. Queen's residence is just 5mins walk!
A sizeable master bedroom (King sized bed) with seating space to admire the fantastic views
A spacious living Rm (400SqFt) with full sized dining table. Books, DVDs and games are provided
A large, light, bright, open Living / Dining room (c.400SqFt) with sofa bed (6Ft 8) & seating for 6
The Master bedroom, with built in wardrobes
The 2nd bedroom easily holds 2 single beds and has views of Holyrood Park, 3mins walk away
The 2nd bedroom is spacious and has built in wardrobes
A modern kitchen with integrated oven, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher and washer/dryer
A large family bath/shower room with WC and heated towel rail
The recently refurbished shower room. A stress reliever for larger groups in the morning!
Living room dining table with views over Holyrood Park (all 650 acres of it!) to Arthur's Seat
A view of an extinct volcano (Arthur's Seat / the Crags) for breakfast/dinner!
A well lit reading area with an iPod docking station. Books, DVDs and games are in the flat
A large (c.400SqFt) Living / Dining room. Books, DVDs and board games have been provided
The living room comfortably seats 6 & includes a 32' TV, DVD (with movie library) & WiFi
The sofa in it's bed (6Ft 8) set up. The curtains have black out material backing to aid sleep
A modern Holiday Let with panoramic views, lift, FREE WiFI / on street parking
The iconic curving copper exterior, with Arthur's Seat in the background
A-Dining with panoramic views B-Pull out sofa bed C-2Beds D-Double Rm E-Shower and Bath Rm
A map of the immediate locale. For scale 'E' is 250 meters from the flat, an approx 3min walk
A map of some of the key tourist sites relative to the flat
Holyrood Palace (our neighbour's accommodation!). A 5min walk from the flat
Cafe at Holyrood Palace (5min walk). The bottom of the Royal Mile, by the Scottish Parliament
Scottish Parliament Building (5Min walk)
One of the many tourist buses. This hop-on/off tour is 5mins walk from the flat
Princes Street Gardens (East), showing the Scott Monument (15 mins walk)
Edinburgh Castle (A 25min walk)
Edinburgh Castle - Military Tattoo (A 25min walk)
Festival Royal Mile (High Street) street performers (10 mins walk)
Festival Theatre (15min). Scottish Ballet, Opera and the Edinburgh International Festival
The Royal Yacht Britannia, at Ocean Terminal (#34 bus from London Road, c20mins)
Edinburgh Zoo-Visit the only 2 giant pandas in the UK (1min walk, then #26 bus for 30mins)
1 of 32Impressive panoramic living Rm views of Holyrood Park. Queen's residence is just 5mins walk!
Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Edinburgh, Scotland
The Holiday Let is a fully owner managed/maintained, central 4th floor flat (has a lift/elevator) with fabulous panoramic views of Holyrood Park. Within 5mins walk of Scotland’s premier tourist hub, namely the Royal Mile/Holyrood Palace/Scottish Parliament/Arthur’s Seat area. A 30sec walk in the other direction takes you to London Road, a major bus nexus providing access to Princes Street (5mins), routes to the Old/New Town, the Royal Yacht (15mins) & Edinburgh Zoo (30mins) etc. The apartment has FREE WiFi/Parking & is 1min away from shops.
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This central Edinburgh apartment (see our map “photo”) occupies a quiet, sunny position on the fourth floor (easily accessed by lift/elevator or stairs from the lobby) of a recently built (2004) development. A 30 second walk takes you to the amenity intensive London Road, which...
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Listing #HL6683424
About the Owner
Eleanor Paterson C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
1) Prior to your arrival: I will be in contact by email to provide check in details and any information you require before your stay (e.g. directions). In addition, I have created a 4 page guest brochure to aide you in getting the most out of your visit. 2) Arriving at the flat: Whenever possible, guests will be welcomed personally at the property for the handover of keys, shown the leaflets / local guidebooks folder as well as how to work the heating and how to get in contact with me if you have any questions. 3) During your stay: Feel free to contact me by phone or email if you require information/advice or assistance with any problem.
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We arrived after a week of staying in various B&Bs which were fun but the rooms were very, very cramped for space. When we saw the apartment we thought we'd landed in the lap of luxury. Two spacious bedrooms. Two bathrooms. A fully equipped kitchen...More

2  Thank salpal555
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Clean and well equipped apartment, with lovely views over the city, a stone's throw away from Sainsbury's, the excellent Edinburgh bus system and within walking distance of Holyrood.Palace.

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Reviewed 21 May 2016

We enjoyed the brilliant views of Arthur's Seat and nearby hills, Holyrood Park, and could even see the tip-top of Edinburgh Castle on the horizon. Even though it's close to the railway line, the noise was not that noticeable, not a problem. We were treated...More

3  Thank Rachel H
Amenities
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
STRICTLY NO PARTIES! NO SMOKING IN THE APARTMENT or STAIRWELL! NO PETS ARE ALLOWED! Our apartment is in a residential block, please be respectful of the working professionals...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
    2 Twins
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
€134
£120
€157
£140
€985
£880
3 Aug 2018 -
27 Aug 2018
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2 nights
€253
£226
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28 Aug 2018 -
29 Aug 2018
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2 nights
€158
£141
€177
£158
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30 Aug 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
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3 nights
€139
£124
€158
£141
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Cleaning: €22 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
1) The apartment is very centrally located with all of Edinburgh's tourist attractions within easy reach (See our map “photo”). Ideally situated for the Royal Mile (5min walk), Palace of Holyrood House (5min walk), Scottish Parliament and Dynamic Earth (5min walk) as well as having the beautiful Holyrood Park right on the doorstep. Nearby, there are also numerous festival and 'Fringe' venues (it's a 15min walk through the park to the famous “Pleasance”), the Grassmarket / Cowgate (20min walk) and Edinburgh Castle (25min walk). In addition, the flat is a 30 second walk from London Road's buses (a major bus nexus, providing access to Princes Street in 5mins, the Old Town, New Town, the Royal Yacht, Edinburgh Zoo etc) and local shops/pubs.
2) Edinburgh: The Old Town's...
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Getting around
Transport Links are excellent as the apartment is close to several main bus routes which access most areas of the city and beyond. See the “how to get there” section for details of the various modes of transport that are nearby.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh International: 12.0 km
Railway: Waverley Train Station: 3.0 km
Ferry: Rosyth: 20.0 km
Transport Links are excellent as the apartment is close to several main bus routes which access most areas of the city and beyond. The front of the building (which faces the main road) is recognisable for its curving copper green exterior, while its sandstone coloured back (where the flat is located) benefits from unobstructed panoramic views of Arthur’s Seat / Holyrood Park & beyond.

1) Bus/Airport: The Airlink 100 service (£4.50) runs from the airport to the City Centre (Waverley Bridge), from where it takes c. 20mins to walk to the apt., although we recommend using a phone GPS tracker.
2) Taxis: Are widely available at the airport & cost around £25 (depending on traffic) to get to the flat. Alternatively try calling City Cabs or Central Taxis
3) Trains: Waverley Train Station...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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