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Homely Apartment with Log Fire


Excellent 5/5 Score from 29 reviews

Living Room

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach or lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Car not necessary
  • Nearest beach 5km


Homely apartment located in the heart of Edinburgh with lovely marble fireplace and log fire. With only a 5 minute walk from City Centre and both train and bus station and with spectacular views of the stunning Calton Hill, this is the perfect location to explore this vibrant city.

The apartment is equipped with everything for your stay (fresh linen, towels, logs for fire, wifi, scottish hamper, speciality teas and coffees, board games, LCD TV + freeview, washing machine & dishwasher (products provided for free). The kitchen is stocked with lots of cooking utensils or if you wish to eat out there are plenty of great restaurants nearby as well as all of the local attractions being right on your door step - absolutely everything is within walking distance.

The flat contains a bathroom, 2 double bedrooms, a living room with real log fire, as well as a large kitchen come dining room, and large entrance openplan hallway.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Portobello 5 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, 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 Airport 12 km, Nearest railway: Waverley 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access
General Central heating, 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 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

The kitchen is well stocked with quality cutlery, crockery and cooking utensilsand a dishwahser (tablets included free). For those amongst us who love to cook and for those that like to travel light, there is a washing machine (washing powder included free) and iron. The apartment has central heating and there is an abundant supply of fresh linen and towels. A travel cot and a high chair are also provided at no extra cost. To help you settle in on arrival we provide a selection of bread/milk/speciality teas/coffees and a scottish hamper.

Further details outdoors

There is free on-street parking during the evenings and weekends. Outwith these times there is free all day parking around a 5 minute walk away on nearby street although please note unless you wish to leave the city a car really isn't needed. The apartment has a unique location whereby every main historic attraction is within walking distance.

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. Due to the apartment's unique location, you will find excellent attractions, activities and entertainment in Scotland's capital, Edinburgh, and beautiful, peaceful countryside in the Lothians.


The apartment has unrestricted views of the beautiful Calton Hill which has many unique and historical architecture. As well as this the apartment offers unique and quirky restaurants, cafes, shops along with an abundance of all the world famous Edinburgh attractions, right on your doorstep.

The Castle itself and Edinburgh's historic Old Town including The Royal Mile are also within easy walking distance, allowing our guests to visit a large number of Edinburgh's many famous attractions on foot.

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Review 1-10 of 29

23 Mar 2014


"A Home From Home"

From the moment you step through the door of this flat you feel like you are at home (well I for one wished it was my home!).Mark and his fiance made us very welcome straight away: they had even suppl… More

Thanks for a very positive review, I will adjust the shower temperature setting so that hopefully when you come the next time you can have a hot shower as well as a bath

21 Mar 2014


"A true gem in a sea of mediocrity!"

We stayed at this gorgeous top floor very central and convenient apartment off the Leith Road near John Lewis and what a find at a price that puts much of the competition to shame! Mark and his Dad we… More

Thanks for your kind review and glad that you enjoyed yourselves in our apartment, we look forward to your next visit. Mark

18 Mar 2014


"Home from Home"

My son, his girlfriend and daughter stayed in this flat for my daughter's wedding. It is beautifully furnished and very well equipped. I was particularly impressed when I was contacted by the… More

Hi Helen, we are so happy that your son and his family enjoyed their stay at the apartment and that you all had a great day at the wedding. Thanks so much for this kind review, thanks again and hope to see you all again soon. Mark

16 Feb 2014


"Perfect stay"

Lovely, spacious, homely apartment within excellent walking distance to shops bars and restaurants. Lots of little extra touches in the apartment made this stay really special such as the welcome hamp… More

Thank you for a positive review and glad that you had a nice time, hope to see you again soon


11 Feb 2014


"Faultless stay"

I booked this apartment for the weekend as my boyfriend and I were travelling to Edinburgh to watch the rugby.From start to finish Mark and his fiancée Nicola were fantastic. As we drove up from Manc… More

Hi Lauren, Thank you for such nice feedback. We're really glad you and your boyfriend enjoyed your stay in our apartment. Thanks again for being such clean and tidy guests - you and your friends/family are welcome back anytime. All the best, Mark.

28 Jan 2014


"Fantastic flat in central Edinburgh"

I live in Edinburgh and my family was coming to visit...Mark (the owner) was really helpful in working out the details. On the day of my family's arrival he met me and walked down to the flat, a… More

Thank you for such a great review Eliza. So glad you enjoyed your stay and you know you are all welcome back anytime!

7 Jan 2014


"Fantastic Property in the Centre of Edinburgh!"

I stayed here with family at the beginning of December, for a Christmas weekend and what a brilliant time we had, made 100 times better by being able to come back to this beautiful apartment after a l… More

Wow - thank you so much for such a great review Sarah! We are really glad you all had a wonderful time and we hope to see you all back not before long! Mark

17 Dec 2013



What a lovely weekend trip we had in this apartment! I stayed here with my husband, my Mum and stepdad! We took our 11 week old baby and it was great! Very cosy apartment with a lovely log fire and fa… More

Thank you so much for your kind review Hayley. We're really happy you enjoyed your stay in the apartment. Hope to see you all again soon! Mark

27 Oct 2013


"Great apartment in a great location"

Have just returned from our short stay at this apartment and we had a wonderful time. The location is great. It is a short walk into the centre for all of the sites. Came by train so we hopped into a … More

Thank you for such a kind-hearted review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay in our apartment and hope to see you again soon! Mark

21 Oct 2013


"Fantastic Edinburgh stay"

The flat is exactly the same as in the pictures - charming, tastefull, and warm. During cold days, wrap yourself in a blanket and use the fireplace - the view is wonderful!Mark was kind enough to wait… More

Thank you for such kind feedback Dragana, so glad you enjoyed your stay and we would love to have you back on your next visit to Edinburgh! All the best, Mark.

Review 1-10 of 29

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