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West End Condo - free parking

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Excellent 5/5 33 reviews

Living room with solid oak flooring and in all main rooms

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Suitable for children over
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Quiet elegance in the heart of Edinburgh - a modern 2 bedroom apartment is one of 6 in a 1880's west end mansion. It is only a 15 min walk to Princes St, Haymarket train station, Stockbridge, Murrayfield rugby stadium, pubs, shops, restaurants, and other major attractions. There is also an excellent bus service near the apartment that goes to the city center and all major attractions.

Ideal for business, city retreat, cycling, walking or as a hub to visit Scotland

The apartment has its own private entrance leading to a grand hallway with skylight. This spacious apartment (total 1300 sq ft) is on 2 levels.. The double bedroom has an en suite shower with toilet and the main bathroom has a luxurious V & A stone bath with shower attachment. There is a private driveway with a free parking space for 1 car.

The impressive Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is just behind the apartment and has beautiful gardens, interesting exhibitions and great cafes.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Portobello (east side of Edinburgh)
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1.2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Edinburgh Airport 10.7 km, Nearest railway: Haymarket Station (in Edinburgh City Center) 1.6 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Widescreen TV with FreeView channels.

Super king size bed which can convert into 2 single beds.

Free local, national and extensive international telephone service included in rental rate.

CD and DVD library.

Docking station for iphone.

Kitchen well equipped.

Free off street parking

Further details outdoors

Private driveway with a free parking space for 1 car at front door of apartment.

Further details

Welcome pack provided (tea, coffee, milk, bread, butter, etc)

Property not suitable for children under 5 except infants.

Cot, stroller and car seat for infant available on request.

The Lothians region

Edinburgh is an UNESCO World Heritage site with many of the historic landmarks easily accessible from apartment.

Edinburgh is called the 'Festival City' - Home of the Edinburgh Fringe, Edinburgh International Festival, Jazz and Blues Festival, Film Festival and many others.

Edinburgh Zoo - home of the pandas is near the apartment.

Various walkways and cycle paths throughout the Lothians and Edinburgh.


Ravelston, in the west side of Edinburgh, is a tranquil residential area with parks and walkways. The Water of Leith is only 5 minutes from the apartment - this is beautiful way to walk or cycle to Stockbrdige, Murrayfield even all the way to Leith.

The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is directly behind apartment, with great cafes for breakfast and lunch.

The apartment is walking distance (approx 15 min ) to pubs, restaurants, shops, city center and major attractions. Stockbridge (15 min walk) offers specialist food stores and a twice weekly Farmers Market.

There is also a good regular bus service to the city center and all major attractions.

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8 Aug 2014


"Excellent accommodation, great location!"

Fantastic townhouse equipped to a 5 star standard. Forget hotels in Edinburgh this is much nicer! Superb location, great to have parking too. Thanks.… More

So glad you feel the place is one of the best you have used. We like it when guests like you feel at home in clean and comfortable surroundings.

2 Aug 2014


"Beautiful appartment - spacious, modern and clean - Excellent for exploring Edinburgh."

We were amazed when we entered the apartment - It was light, spacious, modern and really well furnished. There were lovely touches like bread, milk and wine waiting for us. Great based for exploring E… More

Thank you for your review we look forward to seeing you again soon. if you remind us that you have stayed before we offer a reduced rate.

28 Jul 2014


"Excellent accommodation in a lovely, quiet residential area"

This is a superior apartment in a quiet, leafy street which is only a 15 minute walk to Princes Street. The accommodation is bright and spacious with tasteful décor and is very well equipped. Karen provided quick, efficient service when I booked and replied promptly to subsequent e-mails. I would certainly recommend this apartment and would not hesitate to book again myself.

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. We also love the peace and quiet at the place and still be in the heart of Edinburgh, Hope to have you again, it was a pleasure working with you. Karen

23 Jul 2014


"Charming and Lovely Place!"

The place was amazing, fully furnished and was absolutely enjoyable. The furnitures in the house is cute and cosy. We had a pleasant stay and wished we could have stayed longer. The welcome cookies an… More

We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come again soon

20 Jul 2014


"Fabulous Condo! Stay Here!"

Wow! What a lovely condo! We even wondered for a moment if we were in the right place! Very upscale. Beautiful decorating and upgrades throughout--gorgeous floors, bathroom tile, state-of-the-art kitc… More

Many thanks for your detailed review. It is great to know that you enjoyed our condo it makes it all worthwhile. We really try to make a trip to Edinburgh memorable.

18 Jul 2014


"lovely place, great location, perfect stay"

gorgeous apartment, quiet location and close to Princes Street. had a lovely break and would definitely stay here again.thank you so much.… More

It was a pleasure having you stay at our place and so glad you enjoyed yourselves. Look forward to having you again. Karen

7 Jul 2014


"Simply Fabulous! A must stay in Edinburgh."

This was a special trip planned for myself and 4 sisters. Karen was great to work with very flexible as we booked a year in advance and had to change dates and add another sister during that time. The… More

It was a pleasure working with you over the past year and helping to make your trip memorable. We are also pleased our place was enjoyed by all 5 sisters

7 Jun 2014


"Outstanding accommodation in an excellent location"

Beautifully furnished apartment with high quality fittings and every amenity. Wonderfully helpful owners. Apartment is located close to galleries and quite close to Edinburgh City and is easily access… More

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are very pleased when our guests enjoy their stay

23 May 2014


"No better place to stay in Edinbourgh...I would never stay anywhere else while in the city!"

This wonderful place exceeded all my expectation! Karen, the owner, is exceptional and went above and beyond to make sure our stay was worry free and lovely. I was traveling with my father and each ev… More

It is so good to hear you enjoyed your stay and we would love to have you again

11 May 2014


"very confortable"

Appartement facile d'accès depuis l'aéroport et à 15 minutes à pieds du centre d'Edinburgh. Il mélange le confort moderne et le charme des bâtiments anciens. Bravo aux propriétaires pour cet accueil parfait. Nous le recommandons sans hésitation.We want to thank you especilly Karen.

Thank you for you very positive review and so pleased you enjoyed staying at our place. Hope to see you again

Review 1-10 of 33

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