This is a stunning executive apartment is located less than 100 metres from Princes Street in Edinburgh's west end. The spacious open plan living/dining room and kitchen has glass floor to ceiling windows looking out onto Shandwick Place from the first floor. All glazing is specifically designed to ensure an almost silent experience. The apartment is fully equipped with 2 flat screen televisions, unlimited wifi, central heating, fridge freezer, washer/dryer and microwave. The L shaped leather sofa in the living room converts to a double bed, to accommodate 1/2 additional guests if required. The bedroom has built in wardrobes with ample storage and large window also looking over Shandwick Place. The large modern bathroom has a separate shower and bath. Within 5 minutes you can walk along Edinburgh's famous Princes Street with its spectacular castle views, beautiful gardens and many shops. Alternatively you can walk along George Street with it's many designer shops during the day (including Harvey Nichols Department Store) and at night its wide variety of stylish bars and restaurants. George Street is also partly closed to traffic in August to make way for The Famous Spiegeltent at Edinburgh International Festival. The venue will be erected as part of a pedestrianised terrace in front of the newly refurbished Assembly Rooms.Enjoy the nightlife with many bars, clubs and world-class restaurants to choose from, or shop till you drop in the many designer boutiques, famous department stores or antique and old book shops. Guests may wish to visit the many galleries and museums, wander round the botanic gardens, or simply stroll round the streets of Edinburgh and admire the architecture and leafy spaces of the Georgian New town.Haymarket Train Station is within 10 minutes walk, and Waverley Train Station is within 20 minutes walk. The apartment has many bus stops near by with access out to Edinburgh Airport, Edinburgh Zoo, The Ocean Terminal and Royal Yacht Britannia and most of the Edinburgh Festival venues. There is even a Sainsbury's local supermarket on the ground floor open until 11 every night.Please note that Edinburgh's tram line is currently under construction and is due for completion by summer 2014.