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Stunning City Centre Penthouse Apartment, with FREE Parking!

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,313 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

A beautiful 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom penthouse apartment with FREE parking and WiFi

A gorgeous, very spacious penthouse apartment sleeping 6, with three bedrooms and three bath/shower rooms on the top (5th) floor of a modern building which benefits from a lift and FREE private & secure off-street parking.

The apartment has a huge open-plan lounge, kitchen & dining area, plus two sunny balconies with panoramic views across Edinburgh's rooftops. The lounge has comfortable seating and a TV, the dining area seats six and the kitchen is fully equipped with everything you might need, including a washing machine and dryer. There's also a fridge, freezer, dishwasher, microwave, kettle and toaster, etc.

There are three bedrooms, sleeping six in total:

Bedroom 1 - King sized bed, TV, en-suite bathroom with both bath and separate shower, lots of wardrobe and drawer space for storage and access onto a sunny balcony with bistro table and chairs.

Bedroom 2 - King sized bed, lots of wardrobe and drawer space for storage and an en-suite shower room.

Bedroom 3 - A cosy room with a small double bed (120cm), its own shower room (not en-suite) and access to a sunny balcony, with bistro table & chairs.

All bedlinen and towels are provided. All bedrooms have hairdryers. Free WiFI is also available.

The apartment is very centrally located on the edge of Edinburgh's New Town, a short walk from the city centre and all its attractions. The bustle of Leith Walk is at the top of the street (5 minutes walk) and the Playhouse Theatre, St James Shopping Centre and Princes Street (Edinburgh's main shopping street) are less than 15 minutes walk.

Leith Walk provides bus links to most parts of Edinburgh. Waverley Railway Station and St Andrews Bus Station are both less than 20 minutes walk away.

There are two small supermarkets within a 5 minute walk of the flat and Broughton Street, with its eclectic mix of independent shops, restaurants and bars is an easy 10 minute walk.

SPECIAL OFFER - 10% discount for stays of seven nights or more. Discounts are also available for smaller parties who don't require to use all three bedrooms - please enquire.

More Details

Owner
Fiona
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2018

About Fiona

I am a working mother living in Edinburgh! I grew up in Aberdeen in Scotland and have since lived and travelled in Azerbaijan, Australia and Finland. I've now been back in Scotland and in this fantastic city for just over 3 years, and I can really say that Edinburgh feels like our home.

There are so many hidden places to discover in (and around) Edinburgh, it constantly surprises me even after years of living here.

I look forward to sharing this beautiful city with you. :D

Fiona purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Fiona chose Edinburgh

I live nearby and love the area. It's so close to the city centre with all its attractions and all my favorite shops and cafes are nearby.

What makes this apartment unique

Ideal for larger families or small groups, I love the space in this apartment. It's huge, bright and sunny and has great views across Edinburgh's rooftops.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is a stunning Penthouse apartment as it says in the headline. We didn't take our car so can't comment on the free parking but we're sure it's there. Fiona was very welcoming giving us a quick and informative tour of the apartment and the offer of more help if we wanted it at any time. Plenty of room for our family of 4. The only argument was which of our kids had the double bedroom with the en-suite and which had to walk a few yards down the hall. Honestly, they don't know how lucky they are as we all had a very spacious bathroom to ourselves for the entire stay.

All the facilities were of high standard and sofas, seats and beds (all the essentials) very comfortable. We were all intrigued by the 'Fat Boy' bean bag (with the bright red flower in the picture) and our kids ended up spending most of their time on this when we were in. There are plenty of great restaurants and cafes only a few minutes walk away from the apartment and Fiona or the house guide will be able to make some recommendations. We enjoyed I (heart) cafe and Pomegranate but ventured further afield to try the Tower and The Pompadour by Galvin for this special birthday weekend. A few more minutes walk and you're in the heart of Edinburgh so the apartment is very well located. Just in case you wonder what the large building opposite the apartment is if you look at the panorama view it's a bus garage and we had absolutely no noise problems at all. It was winter and we kept the windows closed but we don't think it would be a problem even in the height of summer. No place is ever perfect, particularly when you like your home comforts as we do, but this apartment is as close as you're ever likely to find. If it's available when you want to go to Edinburgh don't hesitate to book it.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Edinburgh in City of Edinburgh

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1313 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , En-suite with Bedroom 1.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite with Bedroom 2.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 bathrooms, all with shower enclosures and 1 with a bath as well. 2 are en-suite with bedrooms 1 & 2 and the third is accessed off the main hall.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Small double bed. Balcony.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , King-sized bed. En-suite facilities, TV, Balcony.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , King-sized bed. En-suite facilities, TV.
  • 3 bedrooms. Bedroom 1 - King-sized bed. En-suite bathroom, with separate shower enclosure. TV. Balcony. Bedroom 2 - King-sized bed. En-suite shower room. TV. Bedroom 3 - A smaller room with a small double bed. Balcony.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Reviews

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Stunning City Centre Penthouse Apartment, with FREE Parking!
average rating of 4.979592 based on 61 reviews
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5

Great place for us women to share!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the views, clean rooms, kitchen, etc! Felt safe and secure and so enjoyed our time there!

  • Review Submitted: 15-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely fabulous apartment!

  • 5 of 5

Fiona was a wonderful, gracious hostess. The apartment was larger than expected and it was easy for our family of three generations to spread out. Every couple had their own bathroom, which is even better when you are trying to get everyone out the door on time. The views of the city were remarkable. The location was very convenient to getting around the city and to local restaurants. The bus was a few blocks away, but Uber comes right down stairs! Walking from the Castle area was just over a mile, which was a very nice walk on the sunny day we had. I would definitely stay here again if I get the chance to visit this beautiful city again. Thank you again for the chocolates, too! We had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Flat

  • 5 of 5

This flat is set up with everything you need. They have thought of everything. Three bedrooms, two ensuite with fully furnished kitchen. Fairly close to restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow! Just plain and simple WOW!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a hidden Gem in Edinburgh! Such a beautiful, clean and well cared for apartment. The evening Sunset from the balcony was spectacular!

Highly recommend this apartment!!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Must place to stat in Edinburgh

  • 5 of 5

This our second stay in the penthouse, and we enjoyed it as much as the first time, if not more.Fiona is a great host, lots of nice touches, and is on the end of the phone if you need to speak to her.The flat is so comfortable with everything you need, spotlessly clean, thick towels, lovely smelling bedding, comfy beds it's just fabulous, didn't want to come home.We could walk to princess street in 10 minutes, so a great location.Lots of nice places to eat, we ate in Mama Roma which is a 5 minute walk away, very nice, staff very friendly. We even had sunshine on our trip in February so sat with a glass of fizz admiring the stunning view of my favourite city on the balcony.Want a fabulous flat book this flat you won't be disappointed. Thanks for a great stay, From Andrea

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Penthouse Perfection

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say enough great things about the apartment. It was the perfect amount of space for us, giving everyone a place to come together to eat, socialize and play cards, but everyone also had their own space when they wanted some quiet time.

Perfectly located, we were able to walk the city and enjoy all of the food and sights without having to worry about transportation. Fiona was kind enough to send along some recommendations for some Christmas activities that were going on before we got there and it just added to what was an amazing vacation.

If you are looking to stay in Edinburgh this is the perfect spot.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
14.5 Kilometres
Edinburgh
Nearest Ferry
22.6 Kilometres
Rosyth
Nearest Train
1.3 Kilometres
Edinburgh Waverley
Nearest Beach
5.2 Kilometres
Portobello
Car: not necessary

The apartment is very centrally located on the edge of Edinburgh's New Town, a short walk from the city centre and all its attractions. The bustle of Leith Walk is at the top of the street and the Playhouse Theatre and the east end of Princes Street (Edinburgh's main shopping street) are less than 15 minutes walk.

Leith Walk provides bus links to most parts of Edinburgh. Waverley Railway Station and St Andrews Bus Station are both less than 20 minutes walk away.

There are two small supermarkets within a 5 minute walk of the flat and Broughton Street, with its eclectic mix of independent shops, restaurants and bars is an easy 10 minute walk.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Edinburgh, Scotland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
May 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£400
for 2 nights
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£200
 
 
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£420
for 2 nights
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£210
 
 
July 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£520
for 2 nights
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£260
From
£265
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,950
 
 
Festival 2018
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£700
for 2 nights
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£350
£2,310
 
 
September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£500
for 2 nights
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£250
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£270
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,950
 
 
October 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£470
for 2 nights
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£235
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£255
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,705
 
 
November 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£440
for 2 nights
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£220
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£240
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,600
 
 
December 2018
1 Dec 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£440
for 2 nights
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£220
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£240
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,600
 
 
Christmas and New Year 2018/19
20 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,750
for 5 nights
From
£350
£2,310
 
 
Early 2019
4 Jan 2019 - 10 Feb 2019
2 night minimum stay
£440
for 2 nights
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£220
 
 
Valentine's 2019
11 Feb 2019 - 17 Feb 2019
2 night minimum stay
£500
for 2 nights
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£250
 
 
Spring 2019
18 Feb 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
2 night minimum stay
£460
for 2 nights
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£230
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£250
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
April 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
2 night minimum stay
£520
for 2 nights
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£260
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£280
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May 2019
1 May 2019 - 31 May 2019
2 night minimum stay
£540
for 2 nights
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£270
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£290
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
June 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
2 night minimum stay
£570
for 2 nights
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£285
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£295
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
July 2019
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Jul 2019
2 night minimum stay
£580
for 2 nights
From
£290
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£300
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Festival 2019
1 Aug 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,440
for 4 nights
From
£360
 
 
September 2019
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
2 night minimum stay
£520
for 2 nights
From
£260
From
£280
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
October 2019
1 Oct 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
2 night minimum stay
£480
for 2 nights
From
£240
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£250
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Nov/ Dec 2019
1 Nov 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
2 night minimum stay
£460
for 2 nights
From
£230
From
£250
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas/ New Year 19/20
21 Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020
5 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 5 nights
From
£360
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£400
for 2 nights
From
£200
£1,260
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

2 night minimum stay throughout the year other than at Christmas/New Year, when a 5 night minimum stay applies.
A £200 deposit secures your dates, with the balance due 8 weeks prior to the start of your stay.
There is also a £150 refundable security deposit, which is returned within 7 days of your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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