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Greyfriars Bobby Apartment

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 44 reviews

Greyfriars Bobby with the Apartment behind

Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

This self catering apartment is a second floor flat set in a historic building (built c1840) located by Greyfriars Church, Greyfriars Bobby, and the National Museum of Scotland. It is in a Listed Building within a Conservation Area and is part of Edinburgh's World Heritage Site. The accommodation has been refurbished to a high standard and comprises of an entrance hall, a living room with open fire, a fitted kitchen, a double bedroom, and a bathroom with a bath and walk in shower. There are working shutters and original features but with all modern conveniences.

The apartment is located at the junction of Candlemaker row and George IV bridge and has unrestricted views of Greyfriars Kirk and churchyard from the kitchen and Greyfriars Bobby and the National Museum of Scotland from the bedroom and living room. The flat is centrally located and close to many attractions, museums, pubs, restaurants and the meadows.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Portobello 6 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Edinburgh 13 km, Nearest railway: Edinburgh Waverley 700 m
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided

The Lothians region

Edinburgh is one of the most beautiful, historic and vibrant cities in the UK, and is a popular holiday destination. The city has several visitor attractions and festivals, and there is plenty to do and explore. With streets steeped in history and a thriving cultural scene, the City of Edinburgh offers the perfect balance between all things traditional and contemporary.

Edinburgh

The Greyfriars Bobby apartment is located in the heart of the city, and most city attractions are within walking distance. There are several restaurants and pubs close by, as well as theatres, cinemas and shopping..

The apartment is located at the junction of Candlemaker row and George IV bridge and has unrestricted views of Greyfriars Kirk and churchyard from the kitchen and Greyfriars Bobby and the National Museum of Scotland from the bedroom and living room. The flat is centrally located and close to many attractions, museums, pubs, restaurants and the meadows.

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26 Jul 2014

5/5

"Great location to explore Edinburgh"

We spent nearly a week in this flat and were very happy to have the extra space compared to a hotel room. The kitchen was modern and so convenient. We took advantage of the washing machine (some instr… More

26 Jun 2014

5/5

"Excellent, central accommodation."

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay - apartment had everything we needed and was very comfortable and central to all amenities. Lots of very good eating places within 5 to 10 mins. walk.Welcome pack very much… More

11 Jun 2014

5/5

"Location, location, location"

Perfectly situated, clean and comfortable for two. Across the street from the museum, two blocks from the Royal Mile, a short downhill stroll to Grassmarket.… More

10 Jun 2014

5/5

"Tolle Unterkunft in der Altstadt"

Wir suchten eine zentral in der Altstadt gelegene Unterkunft in Edinburgh und wir haben diese liebevoll eingerichtete und schön renovierte Wohnung gebucht. Zuerst hatte ich etwas bedenken, weil sie w… More

24 May 2014

5/5

"Perfect base for Edinburgh trip"

Comfortable and very well equipped accommodation in central Edinburgh. Easy access and apartment is light and airy, with good views of Greyfriar's Kirk. Close to many visitor attractions and good… More

13 May 2014

5/5

"Lovely flat...great location!"

Really enjoyed our stay in this flat. Perfect size and had everything we needed except for a tea cosy! Lovely location, can walk everywhere to see loads of the sights. Lots of places to eat...we ca… More

4 May 2014

5/5

"Traumhaft!"

Ein wunderschönes Appartement in sehr guter und zentraler Lage. Die Wohnung liegt im 2. Stock eines alten Hauses direct am.Greyfriars Friedhof. Von der Küche aus hat man einen schönen Blick darauf,… More

30 Apr 2014

5/5

"Perfection"

I rented this apartment on my second stay in Edinburgh..it was very welcoming with milk, bread and butter waiting! The kitchen window looks out at Greyfriars and it is a great view! I really enjoyed m… More

7 Dec 2013

5/5

"A home away from home"

We arrived at the Greyfriars flat after a long day of travel and what a delight it was to walk into such a cozy and comfortable home away from home. The flat is tastefully refurbished with all the ame… More

17 Aug 2013

5/5

"Superb"

Amazing apartment. Central, cosy and spotlessly clean. The landlord is very friendly and helpful. I was surprised to find he had left bread, milk and some perishable for me which was a very nice touch… More

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  • 3 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:22 Oct 2014

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