Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
A Truly "unique" property. Situated in the heart of the old town of Edinburgh only 200 metres from the world famous Edinburgh Castle is our historic apartment " The Castle Snug ", whilst staying at the Castle Snug you will be perfectly located to experience everything that Edinburgh has to offer. This unique property is available from only £25 per person per night.
The apartment, which is situated on ground level, is a studio featuring a Queen size bed which pulls out of the bookcase and a second Queen size bed located on the mezzanine level and prvides accommodation for 4 adults (a travel cot can be provided if requested ).
The apartment is most suitable for:
Honeymoons / Romantic breaks.
Family holidays ( although small children require supervision due to mezzanine level ).
The Tattoo / concerts on the Castle Esplanade.
The perfect sightseeing location
The apartment itself is steeped in history. Built around 1700, it was the home of writer James Boswell and in this very apartment he played host to Dr Samuel Johnson in the weeks leading up to the departure upon their " Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland " in the Autumn of 1773.
The main living area features original exposed stone walls and cedar ceiling and is sumptuously furnished with oxblood leather chesterfield seating and footstools alongside a Jotul cast iron stove.Should you choose to dine "at home", there is a fully equipped kitchen and a small dining area seating four. The bathroom is fully tiled and has a full size bath with a Mira Sport 10.8kw instant shower over. The apartment is strictly no smoking and pets are not permitted.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Edinburgh Airport 12 km, Nearest railway: Edinburgh Waverly 500 m|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|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||Double beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|