Sleeps 2 (+2)1 Bedroom(s) 1st floor Wifi
In the picturesque Old Town of Edinburgh, in the city centre, within easy walking distance of the Castle and other major tourist attractions, cinemas, theatres, concert halls, art galleries and restaurants, and adjacent to the lively and fashionable Grassmarket area. Ideally located for the Edinburgh Festival, Fringe and Hogmanay. Also convenient for the University of Edinburgh and the National Library of Scotland.
Arts Aware Award for catering especially for tourists with an interest in the arts and culture.
A first floor apartment in one of Edinburgh’s historic buildings, formerly an 18th century coaching inn patronised by the city’s candlemakers, sensitively restored by a conservation trust. The front door and staircase give access only to this and to a second floor privately owned flat.
Built into a slope, the property faces on to Candlemaker Row which runs down to the Grassmarket. The little sash window set deeply into the thick stone wall at the rear looks directly out at ground level on to the ancient Greyfriars Church and kirkyard, scene of many dramatic events in Scotland’s history. Opposite the window is the gravestone where Greyfriars Bobby, famous for canine fidelity, waited 14 years for his master to return.
All rooms are on the first floor and consist of a small hallway, a large sitting/dining room with open plan kitchen, a double bedroom and a bathroom with bath, shower, washbasin and w.c.. In the sitting/dining room there is a full sized double sofa bed. The furniture is a tasteful mixture of modern and antique.
The rooms retain great character, are light, sunny and well-proportioned, decorated in keeping with the traditional architecture. The original stone fire surround has been retained in the sitting room, as have the shutters on the kitchen window. The bedroom has secondary glazing and lightproof curtains. The kitchen, whichis modern and fully-equipped, includes a washer-drier and dishwasher.
* All gas and electricity are included in the rental. GCH throughout
* Linen and towels are provided.
* A modest amount of complimentary tea and coffee for arrival
* Ironing facilities and a hair dryer are provided.
* Street parking is available but is expensive.
* The airport drop off point and main railway ( Waverley station ) are 15 minutes walk.
Please note that prior to arrival a refundable 200 pounds key/security deposit must be provided.
* No smoking is allowed within the apartment.
* Well behaved pets by prior arrangement.
A "meet and greet" service is operated , whereby you will be met at a property at a pre-arranged time to give access. Full instructions of this procedure are sent out in the formal confirmation. Entry is from 14:00 onwards but if nobody has booked to depart on your day of arrival it will probably be very suitable for us to give you entry as early as possible. Departure is by 10am (a guaranteed late departure up to 20:00 can be obtained for 50% of that daily rate. Please contact us if you want to utilise this facility and a price will be calculated).
Please note that arrivals after 19:00 will incur a range of late arrival fee.
**LATE ARRIVAL: fees, 19:00 - 22:30 - 15 pounds, 22:31 - 00:00 - 30 pounds and 00:01 - 02:00 - 50 pounds. The latest access can be given is 02:00, otherwise it is given at 08:00 the next day. ESC accept no liability for any costs involved in alternative accommodation for this 6 hour period.
A deposit of 25% is payable on booking and the outstanding balance of the rental price must be received 2 months prior to your arrival date. For bookings made less than eight weeks before your arrival date the whole rental price falls payable at the time of booking. Please note that a separate 200 pounds refundable key/security deposit must be provided prior to arrival. This is rescinded 2 days after departure.
If you have any queries or require further information regarding this property please do not hesitate to contact us.
Sleeps 2 (+2)1 Bedroom(s) 3rd floor Wifi
St Giles Street is B-listed (a building of importance to national heritage) in the Conservation area of the Royal Mile. This third floor apartment commands a prestigious position on the corner of St Giles Street and The Royal Mile. It provides astounding views of the adjacent St Giles Cathedral and up the Lawnmarket (top end of the Royal Mile) to Edinburgh Castle, 250 metres away.
The apartment is only a few minutes walk from many other major Edinburgh attractions such as the Royal Scottish Museum and the National Gallery of Scotland. There is also a copious amount of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops in the immediate area. This apartment is furnished and decorated to a high standard and is a very comfortable base for your visit to Edinburgh and Scotland.
Sleeps 63 Bedroom(s) 2nd floor Wifi
3 Bedroom Edinburgh Holiday Apartment.
** Fully Renovated Bathrooms and brand new beds with Anti Bacterial Orthopaedic Mattresses ** (June 2021)
This beautiful holiday apartment is entered via Cranston Street. The entire property is located on the corner of The Royal Mile, giving the benefit of every room a different view either up or down the 'Mile.
This particular Edinburgh holiday rental apartment has 3 large bedrooms, Master bedroom has 2 singles (can be pushed together and made as King on request) with ensuite, a twin bedroom.. again (can be pushed together and made as King on request) and a double bedroom.
All beds have been completely replaced in June 2021 with luxury Anti bacterial Orthopaedic mattresses.
The lounge is spacious enough to offer 2 single Divan Ultra Aerobeds if required to take the occupancy up to the maximum of 8 adults.
Some of Edinburgh's historic landmarks and tourist attractions such as Edinburgh Castle are only a short stroll up The Royal Mile from the apartment.
A stunning contemporary lounge with huge windows overlooking the famous Royal Mile. This Holiday let was fully refurbished in late 2004 and has been completely transformed to provide the prefect living space and in turn the perfect place to stay when on holiday in Scotlands capital city.
The lounge area is very spacious and has a foldout oak dining table to accommodate 6 adults. The stylish leather sofas, small balcony and plasma tv make this room a true delight.
With views both up and down The Royal Mile.
The master suite in this apartment has large windows looking down Edinburgh's famous Royal Mile, 2 single beds that can easily become a King, double glass wardrobes and a fully refurbished en-suite bathroom with shower (June 2021).
Our double room has a queensize bed, double wardrobe and views directly onto The Royal Mile.
The third bedroom also overlooks The Royal Mile from jeffrey street side, this bedroom has 2 fullsize single beds or 1 x Super King Size bed.
This apartment has two delightful bathrooms the main bathroom is a family size facility with a full size bath, shower, heated towel rail and shaver point mirror with light. (fully refurbished June 2021)
The second bathroom is an en-suite behind a smoked glass door in the master bedroom (fully refurbished June 2021).
Although when staying on Edinburgh's Royal Mile in one of our Edinburgh Holiday Apartments the vast selection of fine dinning, traditional and contemporary restaurants are literally on your doorstep, we have insured that our kitchen is fully equipped for your convenience.
Equipment. Electric hob, Electric oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Kettle, Toaster, Fridge and washing machine (drying rack).
Sleeps 5 (+2)3 Bedroom(s) 4th floor Wifi
Looking for the perfect Edinburgh short stay apartment? Our High Street apartment places you at the heart of Edinburgh’s UNESCO World Heritage Old Town. So, you’ll never be far from top attractions, Scottish restaurants and old-fashioned pubs.
Beautiful Holiday Apartment in Edinburgh Old Town
Our three bedroom holiday apartment with its open-plan layout is one of our most beautiful properties. The living room has plenty of natural lighting and has elegant wooden floors. Decor draws of Scandinavian influences with stylish greys, touches of yellow and geometrical patterns.
The living room features two large comfy sofas, perfect for reading your favourite book and relaxing after a day exploring our amazing city. One of these sofas turns into a sofa bed to accommodate two extra guests (charges apply). In the living room, you’ll also find a large bookcase with a small collection of novels and magazines and a flatscreen TV with a DVD player.
Luxury Self Catering Edinburgh
As a self-catering apartment, this holiday home has everything you need for a comfortable self-catering stay. The kitchen features an oven with a gas hob, toaster, microwave, large fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine and of course a kettle for making the perfect cuppa.
You can enjoy your breakfast at the six-person table in the living room. From your breakfast table, you’ll have views over Edinburgh Old Town so you can daydream about your time in Edinburgh before experiencing it first-hand.
A Restful Night at Our Holiday Apartment Edinburgh City Centre
Our stylish holiday apartment has three spacious bedrooms. The master bedroom has a large, super comfortable king size bed and ensuite facilities. It’s decorated in warm brown tones with wooden bed frame, bedside table and wardrobe. The ensuite has a stylish walk-in rain shower, heated towel rails and a large wall mirror, ideal for getting ready.
Next door, you’ll find the second bedroom with two single beds. Also decorated in warm brown tones, this room has lots of natural lighting and a window that looks onto the nearby neighbourhood. The third bedroom has one single bed.
Both the second and third bedrooms share the family bathroom with bathtub for bathing the kids as well as a shower. There’s also heated towel rails and a large mirror in this bathroom. All linens and towels are provided.
Convenient Location, Holiday Lets in Edinburgh Old Town
Located on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, this holiday apartment has one of the best locations in the city. You cannot get more central. Edinburgh Castle, Princes Street and the National Museum are only a stone’s throw away, 550 meters to be exact. You can also easily walk to Holyrood Park and Arthur’s Seat. Along the Royal Mile, you’ll find a fantastic collection of restaurants, coffee shops, boutiques and traditional pubs.
If you’re arriving by train, Waverley Station is only 350 metres from the flat. From here, you can also quickly catch the bus to the airport. Making it possible to enjoy your stay without having to worry about parking or taking public transport everywhere.
Book Your Holiday Apartment Edinburgh City Centre Today
Our West Bow apartment is one of our most popular and books up quickly. We recommend booking as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
Have a question? Speak to our dedicated property manager. We’ll be happy to help.
Don’t Forget the Extras
We’re happy to customise your stay to include special extras like flowers or champagne advice on transport or restaurant choices. We can also provide a travel cot or high chair for those travelling with small children. Simply speak to one of our dedicated property managers to discuss your unique needs.
Key Collection for Your Old Town Apartment
A personal greeter will be on-hand to welcome you to your holiday home if required. We’ll explain the basics of the apartment as well as recommendations and keys. Check in is between 15.00 and 22.00 hours. Late arrivals (between 22:00-24:00), early check-ins (between 12.00-15.00) and late checkouts (between 10.00-12.00) will accrue a £40 charge.
See Guest Terms & Conditions at the bottom of the page for Your Holiday Home Edinburgh
You can find more information about our terms & conditions at https://www.edinburgh-flats.com/guest-terms-conditions/. The following special points also apply to your selected property:
- This apartment is not suitable for stag parties, hen parties or young single sex groups or parties.
- The property must be left in a neat & tidy condition with all rubbish removed, used pots and pans washed and
returned to the cupboards, etc. Extra charges apply if any additional cleaning is needed after guest
- Full payment is required six weeks before arrival or immediately after booking if booking is within six weeks of arrival date.
- A refundable damage deposit of £250 is required
- A strict No smoking policy
- Property NOT suitable for pets
- A £30 surcharge applies for using the sofa bed, payable on booking
We look forward to welcoming you to our beautiful city!
Sleeps 2 (+2)1 Bedroom(s) 2nd floor Wifi
The New Quartermile Residence enjoys an unrivalled location set in the very heart of Edinburgh. Part of a unique development that provides a mix of stunning luxury apartments, cafes and restaurants and is formed around and incorporates the former Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.
Set on the 2nd floor of a contemporary building, this one bedroomed apartment sleeping up to 4 people, is beautifully presented, includes underfloor heating and is finished to the highest specification.
The front door opens to a generous and welcoming reception hall and the accommodation flows from here. Tastefully furnished throughout, detailing original artwork and featuring enormous floor to ceiling windows, giving the whole apartment a bright and open aspect. With plentiful light, the spacious open plan living room/dining area is the perfect space to sit back and relax after a long day’s sightseeing. Your entertainment needs are taken care of with Smart TV, WiFi internet access with high-speed broadband. Moving through to the modern kitchen with gleaming white countertops, you’ll find all the mod cons the discerning traveller needs to cook up a treat. The integrated appliances include a gas hob, oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave and washer/dryer.
Time to rest? The double bedroom overlooks a quiet area of the development, ensuring a good night’s sleep and provides ample storage in double glass fronted wardrobes. An additional 2 guests can be accommodated on the double sofa-bed in the living room. A slick bathroom with over-bath shower completes this gorgeous property.
Quartermile is a prestigious locale, and well positioned right on the edge city’s historic centre. Edinburgh Castle and the Royal mile are just a 10-minute walk away. Adjacent to Quartermille are the beautiful open spaces of The Meadows – grasslands crossed by tree-lined paths, and Bruntsfield – a haven for independent shops, bars and eateries.
In the opposite direction, all just a stroll away, you will find an abundance of fine dining eateries in the St Andrew Square and George Street areas. Shopaholics are in luck, with the upmarket shopping street Multrees Walk – think Louis Vuitton, Burberry and Harvey Nichols.
Within the development itself lies a Sainsbury's, Starbucks coffee shop and Peter's Yard, so you merely have to pop out of the front door to find yourself some great food or hot morning coffee.
A meet and greet service is provided, whereby you will be met at the property to be provided with keys and to be shown the property. Please arrange your arrival with the property manager.
Entry to the apartment is from 16:00 onwards; however, please note that arrivals after 19:00 may incur a late arrival fee of £25 for unsociable hours with arrivals after 22:00 incurring a late arrival fee of £40. Arrivals after midnight will access the property via a key safe. Earlier entry can perhaps be arranged but depends if there is a departure at your chosen apartment that day. This can be confirmed within 48 hours of arrival. If you are arriving earlier than 16:00 on your day of arrival, it is always worth contacting the property manager as they will always endeavour to give you access as soon as possible. You may be able to arrive early and leave luggage and come back however this is not guaranteed.
The latest departure time is 11:00, however, a guaranteed later departure (up to 20:00) can be arranged for a fee of 50% of the daily rate for that day but please note this is subject to no existing booking arriving that day already.
Paid parking is available at Q-Park Quartermile located underneath the Quartermile Development. You can access their charges using the following link:
Alternatively, there is limited paid street parking is available in George Square
A £200 refundable damage/security deposit is due 7 days before arrival, and refunded after departure.
All properties are strictly non-smoking, and do not accept hen/stag/party groups. At least one guest must be over 25 years old.
Please note, if you require the sofa bed to be made up and have only booked for two guests, there will be an additional fee for the provision of the sofa bed.