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The Moorings – Home 199888 Apartment

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

The Moorings – Home 199888

  • Apartment
  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 6
  •  min stay varies

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Apartment / 3 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

A self catering holiday apartment at Ocean Terminal, Leith, The Moorings is a cozy flat inside a modern warehouse conversion that sleeps up to 8.

With the Royal Yacht Britannia just a few moments away you can take a stroll along the cobbled tramlines in front of "The Moorings" and savour the holiday atmosphere. Award winning restaurants fill the area and overlook the water serving a variety of food whilst nearby there are up to-the-moment style bars serving drinks from around the world or enter the Ocean Terminal, the site of the 2003 MTV Awards, for a cappuccino and a view across the Forth or enjoy a film in the multiplex.

With Edinburgh's world famous Princes Street only 10 minutes away, it is an ideal base to enjoy the festival or City without the hustle and bustle of the City Center. Private, parking is available at the flat and a regular bus service is right at your door.

Further details

Damage deposit on booking. Returnable once checked.

Accommodation

A self catering holiday apartment at Ocean Terminal, Leith, The Moorings is a cozy flat inside a modern warehouse conversion that sleeps up to 8.

With the Royal Yacht Britannia just a few moments away you can take a stroll along the cobbled tramlines in front of "The Moorings" and savour the holiday atmosphere. Award winning restaurants fill the area and overlook the water serving a variety of food whilst nearby there are up to-the-moment style bars serving drinks from around the world or enter the Ocean Terminal, the site of the 2003 MTV Awards, for a cappuccino and a view across the Forth or enjoy a film in the multiplex.

With Edinburgh's world famous Princes Street only 10 minutes away, it is an ideal base to enjoy the festival or City without the hustle and bustle of the City Center. Private, parking is available at the flat and a regular bus service is right at your door.

Further details

Damage deposit on booking. Returnable once checked.

Accommodation rate varies dependant on occupancy and time of year.

Further details indoors

This delightfully cozy flat is set within a newly converted warehouse. It sleeps 6 guests comfortably with a double bedroom with en-suite shower and two twin bedrooms. A double sofa bed in the living room increases the occupancy to 8 and there is a second bathroom. Soundproofing to windows has recently been installed (Nov 2014) to ensure complete comfort. The kitchen is fully fitted with a washer/dryer, dishwasher and microwave. There is also a drying room in the spacious hall, central heating, and video entry phone. The apartment is one where you can safely relax after enjoying your day or recharge your batteries before venturing forth into Edinburgh's celebrated nightlife. Secure wifi available.

Further details outdoors

Parking for up to three vehicles at all times on the doorstep

Location description from owner

The Scotland region

From the atmospheric cobbled streets of the Old Town to the beautiful Georgian avenues of the New Town, Edinburgh is a city of contrasts blending shopping, historic attractions, gardens and plenty of restaurants and cafes where you can relax.

Step inside Edinburgh and the Lothians’ most magnificent historic houses and palaces and see the birthplace and the home of Mary Queen of Scots, the striking grand home of the Hope family at Hopetoun House and the home of one of Scotland’s oldest families.

Leith

All the castles in Edinburgh and the Lothians have a different story to tell, whether it’s about the Stone of Destiny, the difficult life of Mary Queen of Scots or one of Scotland’s most powerful families, the Crichtons.
Plus a fantastic variety of productions staged in amazing theatres. Settle down in a comfy chair and enjoy work by big companies such as Scottish Opera and the National Theatre of Scotland or see leading amateur performances.
Fascinating museums as you would expect. See T-Rex at the National Museum of Scotland, Concorde at the National Museum of Flight and Steiff Bears at the world’s only dedicated Museum of Childhood.
Edinburgh has a collection of fantastic art galleries which feature fine and modern art, portraits and contemporary work. Look out for pieces by Raphael, Monet, Picasso and other great artists from the early Renaissance to the modern day.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 2 Sofa Beds, 4 Single Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 En suite

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Diana C.
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated::
24 Apr 2017
Years listed:
5
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This Apartment has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 24 Jan 2012. Located in Edinburgh, it has 24 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £650 to £1200.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 24 Apr 2017.

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“Lovely, luxury & cosy”

Reviewed 24 Jun 2013

We could not have picked a nicer apartment in a more easy to get about from location. Diana made sure we had start up tea & the apartment was warm & cosy. As an older part of town there are cobbles so traffic can be a bit noisy, but that is city life. We wanted to stay on longer & would go back again!!

“Beautiful decor, comfortable, wonderful”

Reviewed 6 Jun 2013

I highly recommend this apartment to anyone. Diana's apartment is very tastefully decorated, is in a great location in Leith and close to lots of bars, restaurants, shopping and a 15 minute bus away from Princes Street. The beds were comfortable and we had everything we needed. We rented 2 cars so it was nice to have free parking behind the building. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Edinburgh and will definitely rent from Diana again. Thanks Diana.

“Fantastic!!!! A real home from Home.”

Reviewed 10 Mar 2013

From the first to the last point of contact, Di could not do enough to accomodate me and my family. The location was great and the accomodation clean and roomy. Subtle little touches were to be found all through the accomodation; like games for the kids, DVD's, milk in the fridge and dishwasher tablets and cleaning products etc in the cupboards. All made for a very relaxing stay. Would not hesitate to recommend to others visiting the area.

“Wonderful apartment, Great location...”

Reviewed 20 Feb 2013

We stayed at this beautiful 3 bed apartment from 17th until the 20th Feb 2013. We were a group of 5 adults consisting of my wife and I, my youngest daughter, my eldest daughter and her partner. The apartment was wonderful, with a beautiful large entrance hall, 3 VERY good size bedrooms (they are all genuine doubles), two bathrooms, a very well fitted kitchen complete with integrated fridge, dishwasher & washing machine, and a very comfortable and accommodating lounge. The apartment is in a wonderful location to explore what Edinburgh has to offer, we were including a visit to the Zoo to see the Pandas, and the property was only a 20 min easy drive from the Zoo, located in the 'docklands' area of Leith which has undergone a massive redevelopment, the apartment is just across the road from the 'Ocean Terminal' shopping center which houses all the shops you could want and is also the access to the Royal Yacht Britannia, yet just a couple of mins walk along the beautifully retained cobbled street outside the converted warehouses rings you to the 'Shore' area of Leith, the waterfront area with an abundance of restaurants and bars, we had a wonderful meal at Giuliano's on the shore, live music on a Monday...!. Getting around couldn't be easier, if like us, you don't want to try and find parking in the city center, then just a short walk across the road (about 600mts) to the Ocean Terminal brings you the the Bus stands where many of the bus routes terminate (outside the shopping center), from here just about all buses go to the city center, about a 10 min ride, and a day ticket is quite cheap (£3.40 when we stayed) and allows you to jump on any bus. I cannot recommend this property highly enough, it provided all we hoped for and more, it was spotlessly clean, beautifully presented and equipped, and offered fantastic value for money, and I would deferentially recommend this apartment to anyone who want's to enjoy what Edinburgh has to offer.

Owner's reply: Thank you so much for your lovely informative review. So glad you all had such a lovely stay and look forward to actually meeting you all next time!

“Excellent accomodation and fantastic location”

Reviewed 29 Jan 2013

I have just ahd a great night with 7 girlfriends at The Moorings. The flat is very stylish and beautifully furnished. There was ample space for all of us to get ready for our night. The location is suberp for all the local restaurants and shops. I highly recommend this fantastic flat it for any girly weekend

Owner's reply: Thank you so much Gillian for your lovely review! I really appreciate you taking the time to do that and so glad you all had fun. Do come again!

“In a brilliant location for all Edinburgh offers.”

Reviewed 9 Aug 2012

A clean and well equipped flat. Tastefully decorated. In a good location for the ocean terminal, and on bus routes taking you into central Edinburgh. Kids loved the toys that were available in the flat.

“Excellent accomodation,close to city centre and great eateries.”

Reviewed 24 Mar 2012

I stayed at the Moorings with my four small children and found the accomodation to be very comfortable and spacious.The flat is close to local attractions and wonderful restaurants, particularly around the Shore and had great bus links right into the centre of town.Deserved of top marks, would definately stay here again.

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