OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
OwnersDirect uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag

Modern Apartment In Quiet Central Location, Lift, Free Parking & Wi-fi.

Overview

Property

Updated: 01-Dec-2016
Central 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Comfortable First Floor Apartment

A sunny south-east facing apartment in a quiet development freshly furnished in 2014 with the city centre attractions on its doorstep. The Playhouse theatre, Omni Centre (cinemas and restaurants), St James Centre (shopping), Tourist Information Centre and Princes Street are all within a 10 minute walk.

Both bedrooms have double beds with duvets and pure cotton bedding, and benefit from fitted wardrobes and drawer storage. One bedroom has en-suite facilities with a shower cubicle. Each has a hair dryer with convenient mirror. There is a separate bathroom with a thermostatic shower over the bath.

The lounge is bright and spacious with a bay window. It has leather sofas and is equipped with a flat screen TV and Blu Ray/DVD/Audio player. The bookcase has some DVDs, CD's, books and games for your enjoyment as well as tourist information. Unlimited free WiFi is provided. Please note that the apartment is for non-smoking guests only and is not suitable for children.

There is a fully equipped dining/kitchen which comfortably seats four adults. The equipment includes a gas hob and electric fan oven with grill, fridge, microwave oven, and a washer/dryer. The kitchen is well supplied with cookware should you wish to prepare more than breakfast.

A full central heating system provides heating and a plentiful supply of hot water. In addition, the lounge has a fireplace with electric fire.

The apartment is very centrally situated and a car is not necessary to enjoy all of Edinburgh's attractions. However, if you are travelling by car, there is free parking adjacent to the apartment by way of a parking permit, available on arrival.

The lift provides easy transport of your luggage to the apartment on the first floor.

More Details
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Call Owner
Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really enjoyed the week in this lovely apartment. The location as well as the apartment made our vacation a big success!
Oct 2015
  • 1 of 2

33 Reviews

4.8
based on 33 holidaymaker reviews

5

Perfect for our needs

  • 5 of 5

This was my favourite apartment of the many I have rented in Britain. The location was great as it was just a 10 minute walk from the train station or the end of the tram from the airport, and it was only a block off a main street. Close to lots of bars and restaurants but a quiet place to stay.

The apartment was roomy, well set up, and very well stocked. Unlike others I have stayed at the living room was a comfortable place for 4 adults to unwind at the end of the day. The owners were prompt in their replies and the check in was very easy. When I come back to Edinburgh I will definitely try stay at this apartment again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Rohnert Park, CA
5

Great Apartment Stay in Edinburgh

  • 5 of 5

We found this apartment well-located, very clean and comfortable. Bob, the property manager met us and showed us what we needed to know about the property. That was a nice touch. Beds were comfortable and nice to have two full baths to accommodate four adults. The kitchen was well-equipped and we ate in several nights. Wi-Fi was good. It was a bit of a walk to city centre but bus and Ubers were very available. We managed to get around just fine. Loved the Tesco Express steps away on the corner too. We highly recommend this apartment.

Heather & Doug Silveri

Dawn & Dan Hoff

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

perfect for a city stay

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is in a perfect location. It is fully equipped with everything you could need, the managers were lovely and all correspondence with the owner has been great. I would definitely recommend it to family and friends who are looking for a place to stay in Edinburgh.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

A wonderful flat in an excellent location.

  • 5 of 5

This flat was a home away from home with everything one could want in the way of accomodation, utensils etc. We were even able to have 2 parking permits to accomodate the 2 families. It was great to be let into the flat personally by Bob even though we were much delayed by a lack of taxis at the airport and bad weather!

The proximity to a bus stop with frequent buses and the 2 supermarkets close by meant shopping was not a chore and self catering was easy. If you wanted to eat out there was plenty of choices.I must mention the Sicilian pastry shop on Albert Street . Not to be missed. The flat was quiet apart from the construction noise in the morning (which can't be helped). I would have no hesitation in returning to this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Enjoyed our stay! Great location for walking to Old Town. Clean, spacious, very comfortable. ,

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for a family of four. Good location next to restaurants and a grocery store. A Starbucks just went in down the street for a quick coffee fix. Would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Edinburgh is a wonderfully hospitable city and the Fringe is certainly an event to remember. We were delighted to stay at this very clean, comfortable and conveniently located apartment, close to regular bus services, supermarkets and restaurants. Our stay was made easy by our helpful hosts and, all in all, it was a pleasure to visit. Although we live on the far side of the world, we would very much like to return!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Edinburgh International at 8 Miles Nearest Golf : Prestonfield Golf Club at 2 Miles Nearest Train : Waverley Station at 0.5 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Good Italian and lots more nearby at 100 Metres Nearest Ski : Hillend Ski Centre (artificial ski slope) at 7 Miles Nearest Beach : Portobello at 3 Miles Car: not necessary

You will be spoiled for choice of things to see and do in Edinburgh but here are some of the most popular. Historical sites include Edinburgh Castle, The Camera Obscura, Holyrood Palace, The Georgian House, the Museums of Scotland, the National Galleries of Scotland and the Royal Yacht Britannia. Enjoy the outdoors with a walk around the Royal Botanic Garden, Inverleith Park, Princes Street Gardens or Holyrood Park, explore the village of Stockbridge with its individual shops and cafes, climb Calton Hill for a great view of Edinburgh and the River Forth, or visit the Giant Pandas - and a lot more - at Edinburgh Zoo. Many of these are within easy walking distance of the apartment but Edinburgh also has a comprehensive bus service for getting around. The nearest bus stop is only 200 metres from the apartment. Open top double deck bus tours are provided by a number of operators and are a great way of seeing the city.

Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
15 Sep 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
£600
 
 
High Season
23 Dec 2016 - 26 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
 
 
Low Season
27 Dec 2016 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
 
 
High Season
26 May 2017 - 3 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
 
 
Peak Season
4 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£975
for 5 nights
From
£195
 
 
High Season
29 Aug 2017 - 14 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£375
for 3 nights
From
£125
 
 
Low Season
15 Sep 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please enquire about our discount for bookings of 7 nights or more.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Avg/night
Enquire Now Enquire Now
Updated: 01-Dec-2016
12
Available arrival
12
Available
12
Unavailable

Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Lift
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • city centre

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 72 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Thermostatic shower over bath with glass screen.
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En suite to Bedroom 1 with thermostatic shower.
  • A plentiful supply of hot water serves both bathrooms. Hand soap, towels and bath mats are provided.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 has a double bed with fitted wardrobes and drawer space. It benefits from en suite facilities with a shower cubicle and thermostatic shower. The duvet cover and bedding are pure cotton. A hairdryer and mirror are provided. Bedroom 2 is spacious and has a double bed, also with fitted wardrobes. In addition, it has a chest of drawers and occasional chair. The duvet cover and bedding are pure cotton. A hairdryer and mirror are provided.

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • There are numerous excellent independent cafes, bars and restaurants within easy reach of the apartment as well as the recognized restaurant chains to be found in the Omni Centre. If you wish to cook-in, there is a Tesco Express around the corner or for something special, Valvona & Crolla have a wonderful Italian delicatessen and restaurant on Elm Row. You can shop until you drop in the major outlets on Princes Street and George Street which run parallel. Ocean Terminal Mall is in Leith next to the Royal Yacht Britannia and, slightly further afield, on the west side of the city is the Gyle Shopping Centre. Both are easily reached by bus.

Partner Offers

Partner Offers

 
Portable wifi hotspot