Studio | No Bedrooms | sleeps 2
City-centre studio apartment sleeps 1 or 2. Great view of Edinburgh Castle and just a short walk from Princes Street, the Old Town, the Royal Mile and the Castle.
Bright and comfortable with lounge/bedroom, breakfasting kitchen, bathroom and free Wi-Fi. On the 4th floor of a residential block (Webster's Land), 75m from the Grassmarket.
Tourist attractions are only 10-15 mins walk and close by are a concert hall, theatres, cinemas, bars, restaurants and cafes, as well as Princes Street Gardens and bus stops for the airport.
Minimum let is 3 nights, except Christmas & New Year when it is usually 1 week.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, Studio|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh Airport 10 km, Nearest railway: Haymarket or Waverley 1 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors||
• LOUNGE/BEDROOM: Double bed, sofa, fitted wardrobes, hair dryer, TV/DVD + Freeview channels, Wi-Fi, CD stereo, pay-phone. Single Z-bed available.
• KITCHEN: Table and chairs, washer-dryer, electric cooker, microwave, fridge (with ice compartment), toaster, kettle.
• BATHROOM: Electric shower over bath, toilet, wash hand basin, shaver socket.
• Also provided: iron and ironing board, clothes airer.
BABY'S TRAVEL COT (& bedding), and HIGHCHAIR: available on request.
GROCERY PACK: can be provided on request, at cost price.
LINEN AND CLEANING: towels and bed-linen are always provided. (Washcloths/face flannels can be provided on request.)
If staying longer than 2 weeks we can arrange to change linen and clean the flat once every 2 weeks, at a time suitable to you.
The property is cleaned between lets, but it is appreciated if departing guests leave it reasonably clean & tidy.
NON-SMOKING: please note, the Grassmarket Studio is a "NON-SMOKING" property.
PETS: we will consider allowing a pet, if it is well-behaved.
SINGLE Z-BED: please note, the z-bed is not intended to sleep a 3rd adult, due to the size of the property. It is available for use when 2 occupants prefer separate beds.
TELEPHONE: the telephone in the studio flat is a "pay-phone" - use a Post Office phonecard for outgoing calls. Incoming calls operate as normal.
WiFi: free internet access is available via WiFi - the network name and password are in the apartment.
|Further details outdoors||
• Although on the 4th floor, it is reached by just 2 short flights of stairs (approx 20 stairs in total) from the main entrance gate which is at 3rd floor level.
Minimum let is 3 nights, except over New Year when it is 1 week.
ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE
• Please arrive after 3pm on the date of arrival and leave before 10am on the date of departure. If this is not suitable tell us when you book, so we can arrange alternative times.
BOOKING & PAYMENT
• Online availability and secure booking from our website,
• or contact us by phone or mail for availability and prices.
• 30% deposit required when booking over a month in advance, with 70% balance due 1 month before arrival.
• 100% payment required when booking less than a month in advance.
PAYMENT by: UK cheque or Eurocheque, Mastercard, JCB, Visa, Visa Delta, Visa Electron or Maestro/Switch.
DIRECTIONS to the property will be sent after the balance is paid. They include directions from the train stations and the airport. With most bookings we can send a set of KEYS to you before your arrival.
NON-SMOKING: Grassmarket Studio is a "NON-SMOKING" property.
The Lothians region
Scotland's capital city of Edinburgh is an attractive destination at any time of year. The history, the art, the architecture, the festivals and the scenery - all add up to an amazing experience. Festivals abound - from Christmas and Hogmanay celebrations to festivals of science, jazz, books, films as well as the world-famous Edinburgh International Festival and its even-bigger offshoot the Festival Fringe.
In the city centre the Castle stands high above Princes Street Gardens providing an unforgettable view from the main shopping area around Princes Street and George Street.
Our GRASSMARKET STUDIO is located in West Port, the road leading west off the Grassmarket, just south of Edinburgh Castle. The Grassmarket and neighbouring Victoria Street have a great selection of independent shops, specialising in quality, individual clothing and accessories, antiques, tea, cheese and quirky knick-knacks!
Less than 5 minutes walk from the Grassmarket Studio:
Sainsbury's Local (small supermarket) and Tesco Express (small supermarket)
Filmhouse and Odeon cinemas on Lothian Road
Royal Lyceum Theatre,Traverse Theatre and Usher Hall
Farmer's Market every Saturday morning (on Castle Terrace)
Restaurants and cafes in Grassmarket and Lothian Road
Local bus to/from airport (Lothian Bus #35)
5 -10 minutes walk:
Princes Street, with lots of shops including Jenners Department Store (the "Harrods of The North")
Princes Street Gardens
Edinburgh International Conference Centre on Morrison Street
Royal Mile and the Old Town
Royal Museum on Chambers Street
The Cameo cinema and Kings Theatre
Restaurants and cafes in Tollcross, Old Town and Royal Mile
The Meadows park
Express bus to Edinburgh airport (service #100 from Shandwick Place)