Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Delightful two bedroom apartment retaining period features in the Georgian New Town
This attractive apartment sleeping up to 4 guests is located in Edinburgh’s Georgian New town only 10 minutes walk from Princes Street and with a good selection of cafes, bars, restaurants, and shops including a Tesco supermarket, within a few minutes walk. The Water of Leith walk way is easily accessible from close by the apartment and offers lovely waterside walks through the city, or you might like to visit the newly refurbished Victorian Glenogle swim centre and Gym, which is also on your door step.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors||
The apartment is situated on the second floor of the building, accessed by an attractive stair with a cupola letting in plenty of light. The front door leads into a hallway off which all the rooms radiate. A spacious living room is situated to the rear of the apartment and affords pretty views over leafy green gardens.
The room retains many of its original features including the attractive cornicing and fireplace. The owners have arranged a comfortable sofa and sofa bed around the fire place and the rest of the furnishings show an eclectic mix of styles with a Japanese influence. A black lacquer dining table and chairs provides seating for 4 people should you wish to dine at home and there is a TV with DVD player and free view plus WiFi internet access supplied for your entertainment.
A modern internal kitchen with overhead skylight is fully equipped with oven and hob, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washer dryer. There is plenty of china, glass, cutlery and cookware supplied for the use of guests.
The Master bedroom is very welcoming; with a pretty open fire place and louvered ceilings, it is furnished with a cream double iron bedstead, cast iron chandelier and freestanding cream wardrobe.
A bright and airy second bedroom has twin beds which can be made up as a super king on request.
The tiled bathroom is very generously proportioned with a large window over looking the gardens to the rear of the apartment; it has a Victorian roll top bath as well as a shower cabinet and a basin. A separate Loo completes the accommodation.
The Lothians region
Scotland's Capital city offers visitors an eclectic range of attractions ranging from historic sights such as the Castle and Holyrood Palace to Dynamic Earth and Edinburgh Zoo.
Visitors of all ages will find plenty to do and see. If you are making a longer stay then excellent public transport links allow visitors to explore Glasgow, St Andrews and Inverness.
Mediaeval Edinburgh is centred around the Royal Mile or the High Street, as it is known locally. Edinburgh's famous Georgian New Town is one of the largest areas of classical buildings in the world and visitors are sure to enjoy strolling through these imposing streets and admire the leafy environs.
Theatre Goers have a good selections of venues as do music lovers. Younger visitors might enjoy a trip to the Zoo or to Dynamic Earth. The Royal Botanic Gardens are a delightful refuge from pounding the streets and are delightful at any time of year.