Built in 1820, 28A Cumberland Street is a one bedroomed lower basement apartment that can sleep 4. The apartment has a pretty and sunny courtyard garden to the front and a pleasant outlook over a leafy, cobbled Edinburgh lane at the rear. The whole apartment has been renovated in 2014 in a traditional, funky Scottish style that is cosy, comfortable together with luxurious touches. The apartment is also suitable for executive and corporate bookings but not for children under 16.
The one bedroomed apartment has a kingsize zip and link bed that can be split into 2 singles, 2 bedside tables, chest of drawers and built in wardrobe. There is a contemporary bathroom with a bath that also has a shower over. The large, comfortable living room has a cosy living flame gas fire with 2 modern fireside chairs and a leather sofa bed that comfortably sleeps 2 additional guests. There is a TV and free wifi. The kitchen is newly fitted and modern with everything our guests would need including gas hob and electric oven, microwave, fridge, freezer and washer/dryer. There is also a breakfast bar which seats two.
Upon arrival the beds will be made up with luxury Egyptian cotton bedlinen, with fluffy towels for each guest. All gas and electricity usage is included in the price.
The apartment is situated in an ideal location in the heart of the historic New Town, just 10 minutes walk from Princes Street. Even closer to the vibrant area of Stockbridge with its cafes, restaurants and independent shops. 28A Cumberland Street is ideally suited for many other special events that are organised in the city throughout the year such as the Edinburgh Festival, Edinburgh International Tattoo, Bank of Scotland Fireworks, International Rugby, Champions of Tennis event and the Famous New Year Celebrations. Also within easy walking distance are many of Edinburgh's tourist attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, National Museum/Art Gallery of Scotland, Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh Dungeon, Scottish Parliament, Scots Monument, and Holyrood Palace.
Good bus links, plentiful taxis and tram service nearby mean 28A Cumberland Street is well connected to all parts of the city, including Edinburgh Airport, Waverley and Haymarket train stations. Ample parking is available in the street; parking is free at weekends and from 5.30pm to 8.30am Monday to Friday and metered the rest of the time.