Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
This 3rd floor apartment (accessed through a spiral staircase) is located in Edinburgh's famous Grassmarket (a thriving area full of boutique shops, fantastic restaurants and bars) right in the heart of Edinburgh’s Historic Old Town and to add to this the apartment has excellent views of Edinburgh Castle!
The apartment is full of original features including original Georgian fire places, panelled walling, Georgian cooking range and an original pulley for drying your clothes!
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh Airport (Airport Bus) 850 m, Nearest railway: Edinburgh Waverley 850 m|
|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
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, 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||Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Further details indoors|
Within the lounge there are two windows both looking out onto the Grassmarket and Edinburgh Castle (complete with working shutters), original Georgian Fire Place and original wooden panelling to the walls additional to this, there are two sofa's one of which is a sofa bed (which could sleep another 2 people), TV and DVD player as well as cable TV and free broadband internet/Wi-Fi.
The traditional style kitchen is well stocked with all utensil's and cooking equipment required for a comfortable stay (including fan assisted oven, ceramic hob, fridge freezer, washing/dryer, dishwasher, table and chairs and all the other things you expect).
The main bedroom again boasts excellent views of the Grassmarket and Edinburgh Castle (complete with working shutters), the original Georgian Fire Place, double bed, wardrobe, drawers and bedside cabinets and lamps.
This second bedroom comes with double bed, wardrobe, drawers and bedside cabinets and lamps and original working shutters on the windows
Within the contemporary shower room there is a large walk-in shower, sink, toilet, large mirror (with light).
Bed Linen & Towels
Bed linen provided and towels are provided free of charge (if your stay is longer than 7 days a changeover of fresh clean bed linen and towels will be arranged).
Internet Access & Cable TV
As previously mentioned the flat comes with free broadband internet/Wi-Fi and cable TV
The Lothians region
The enchanting historic city of Edinburgh is the perfect location for a city break. Full of charm and character, Edinburgh is certainly a cosmopolitan capital city that has something to offer everyone.
All year round you will be spoilt for choice with an outstanding array of tourist attractions including the Famous Medieval Edinburgh Castle (dating all the way back to the 12th century), modern day attractions such as Dynamic Earth and not forgetting the huge selection of shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants and public parks.
Throughout the year Edinburgh plays host to the some of the World’s largest Festivals and events from the world famous Fringe and Military Tattoo to the largest Hogmanay street party in Europe.
Edinburgh truly is a vibrant and captivating city that offers warmth, charm and adventure.
Located in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town, the Grassmarket area is one of the most vibrant, picturesque and convivial areas of the city. Steeped with history with its well preserved cobbled streets, medieval architecture, and amazing Castle views the Grassmarket certainly has lots to offer for everyone.
The old market area is certainly a retail haven with its many independent boutique shops, designers and artisans as well as some of the best cafes, restaurants and pubs that Edinburgh has to offer, in fact some of the Grassmarket pubs date all the way back to the notorious days of Burke and Hare and are known throughout the world for their character history and charm.
Throughout the year, the Grassmarket is host to many spectacular outdoor events and festivals offering arts markets with arty crafty folk selling their wares, live music and dance, and so much more.
With the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle only a stones’ throw away, the Grassmarket area is certainly the perfect place to stay if you planning to explore this charming, historic and picturesque capital city.