Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Situated within the heart of Edinburgh's historical Old Town this is a bright, spacious and airy third floor flat with lovely views to Lady Stair's Court and beyond to the Firth of Forth in the distance. Lawnmarket is located at the top of the Royal Mile and with this excellent location easy access can be gained to Edinburgh Castle (which is less than a minute's walk away), St. Giles and Holyrood Palace. Free secure CAR PARKING can be arranged, approximately 1 mile away. EH1 is also beside a few of Edinburgh's most famous pubs - Deacon Brodies, Jolly Judge and Hotel Missoni. The Elephant café - where JK Rowling started her first Harry Potter book – is only 2 minutes walk away and serves great coffee. There are excellent shops in the High Street, Princes Street and The Bridges along with a wide variety of bars and restaurants.

The apartment has two well-proportioned double bedrooms , one with Jacobean king size 4 poster bed, the other can be either twin or a super king sized bed. All rooms has solid mahogany hard carved furniture. The lounge has a chesterfield sofa with can become a sofa bed that can sleep 2 people. All rooms have built in window seats for guests to enjoy the view onto the medieval courtyard. The windows are of traditional astragalled sash and cord style and the accommodation comprises a welcoming entrance hall, a large lounge with fitted kitchen area, and a well-fitted shower-room with an instant shower in a tiled shower compartment. 47" LED Smart TV. Roth Alfie music system. Please note there is no parking at the apartment.

Nearby you will find Edinburgh University and Edinburgh Art College along with art galleries, libraries and the Royal Museum of Scotland. This will be of interest to those who wish to enjoy all that the city has to offer from its central location.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Cramond 7 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Edinburgh International Airport 13 km, Nearest railway: Waverly Train Station 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair

The Edinburgh region

Edinburgh is rightly regarded as one of the finest cities in the World. And no wonder, with its fascinating history, unique heritage, ancient buildings, dramatic scenery, countless attractions, lively nightlife, first-rate shopping, not to mention the famous Scottish hospitality of its friendly population.

The city of Edinburgh is often voted by its residents as' the best place to live in Britain'. Dramatic contours, long surviving buildings, breathtaking views, green hills, wide water and a manageable sized city centre have encouraged a truly cosmopolitan population that has produced a diverse cultural identity. The city is a thrilling place!

Culminating in August's festival it offers year-round, sophisticated entertainment in hundreds of small performance venues. Edinburgh castle, King Arthur's seat and a labyrinth of tunnels and dungeons provide similar excitement for history buffs whilst those simply looking for a place to shop in fine style will not be disappointed either.

One of the trendiest part of town isLeith. There are many restaurants, bars and now the Ocean Terminal where you can see the Royal Yacht Britannia.

Royal Mile

Situation right in the heart of Edinburgh, this old town apartment could not be better located for all that Edinburgh has to offer. The area is rich in historic attractions including Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyrood House, St Giles cathedral, Gladstones Land, Greyfriars Bobby, Mary Kings Close, Whiskey Museum, Woollen Mill, National Galleries, Museum of Scotland. On your doorstep there are numerous bars and restaurants including Deacon Brodies Tavern, Jolly Judge, Witchery by the Castle, Angels with Bagpipes.