Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Elegant central apartment with magnificent views to Edinburgh Castle. Prime location in the centre of the Edinburgh within easy walking distance to all the main attractions. This apartment is furnished to a high standard and provides luxury accommodation for one or two guests.
Ideal for city breaks, romantic getaways, and those looking for a Room with a View! This central apartment is also perfect for the business traveller looking for a comfortable home from home.
This quiet apartment comprises a bright, well proportioned living room with two large windows looking directly at Edinburgh Castle and Castle Hill. The living room has working shutters and full length curtains. The sofa can also be turned into a sofabed. There is a separate bedroom to the rear of the property with a very comfortable king size bed, full length blackout curtains and high quality linens.
The kitchen was fitted in January 2013 and has Neff appliances. The bathroom has a bath and overhead shower, fitted March 2013.
The apartment is on the second floor of an historic, A listed building, commissioned by Queen Victoria in 1866. Visit the apartment website www.stayatcastleterrace.com.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|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 Station 1 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The Lothians region
Edinburgh is a handsome and easily accessible, historic city in the south east of Scotland. With a fascinating array of castles, palaces, museums and galleries you will find so much to do in this magnificent city. Very popular with visitors year round, August is high season when the city becomes full to capacity as enthusiasts flock to see the famous arts and theatre festivals which continue throughout the month.
Hogmanay is another highlight of the Edinburgh year, when the city throws a huge party for New Year revellers, and a fantastic firework display is launched from the Castle.
If you are planning to visit the Highlands and Islands, Edinburgh is the perfect place to begin your journey.
The city of Edinburgh is on your doorstep. Edinburgh Castle is across street and you can enjoy fantastic Castle views from the living room windeows. (see photos). A five minute walk through Princes Street Gardens, located opposite the apartment, will take you to Princes Street and the main shopping areas. The Royal Mile is a short walk up Johnston Terrace (opposite) and all the city's Museums and Art Galleries are within easy reach. The Usher Hall, Lyceum and Traverse Theatres are just around the corner.
The apartment is located in Castle Terrace and the local area has eveyrthing to offer. Enjoy a peaceful stroll in Princes Street Gardens (opposite), gazing up at the Castle towering above you. Sample food from the wide variety of local restaurants - from Michelin (next door) to delightful bars and cafes in the Royal Mile and Grassmarket, just a five minute walk away.
Don't miss Edinburgh Farmer's market which takes place on your street every Saturday morning!