SPACIOUS APARTMENT 10 MIN WALK EDINBURGH CITY CENTRE

Adrienne

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Adrienne

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SPACIOUS APARTMENT 10 MIN WALK EDINBURGH CITY CENTRE

New Town Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 double bedroom, 1 triple / family room, sleeps up to max 7 with sofa bed.

Edinburgh City Centre - Georgian apartment only 10 min walk from city centre. Easy access to Edinburgh Castle and Royal Mile. Spacious self-catering holiday/ business apt. Free wifi.

Excellent Local facilities: restaurants, Botanic Gardens, Shops, Galleries.

The apartment is within an Edinburgh Georgian town house in a grand stair - Apt is on the first floor.

Beautiful triple windowed drawing room with dining area.

Fitted kitchen equipped for your holiday needs.

Bathroom - shower/ bath.

Utility room/ washing machine.

Great location, access for all Edinburgh's attractions.

Deli supermarket opposite . Large superstore nearby.

Free parking / weekends - Aall day pay and display parking beside the Inverleith Hotel where keys are picked up at £3 per day (closest all day parking to city centre) Hotel provides bed and breakfast accommodation.

station 1 mile - airport 30 min.

Studio apt with breakfast option next to Inverleith Hotel, where keys are collected and luggage storage if required

Transport: Edinburgh has an excellent transport system, why not leave the car at home.

Shuttle bus from the Edinburgh airport

Railway with easy access to the rest of the UK

St Andrew sq bus station to rest of UK

Frequent buses - every 10 mins on your doorstep - which will take you to Princes st in 5 mins - also up to the Old town directly - Here you will find Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile down to Holyrood palace.

There is also a bus close by which will take you to the Port of Leith (fantastic fish restaurants) All day saver bus tickets with unlimited travel from early in the morning up until 11.30pm.

There are also some night buses right through the night. (no 8 which comes close to the apt)

Edinburgh Black cab taxi's and private hire are readily available

Internet access: There is internet access in a small internet port/café just opposite the apartment (inexpensive)

The apt is only 5 mins away - walking from a wifi hot spot and there are many cafés with outdoor seating (yes even in Scotland) where you can wile away your time watching the local colour and accessing you lap top.

Free Wifi also available within the apt - if you have your own laptop.

Tours: Tours can be booked at the Inverleith Hotel to, many scenic areas of Scotland.

Loch Lomand and the beautiful West Coast

Fishing villages of the East Coast and St Andrews

Rosslyn Chapel (Davinci Code fame)

Loch Ness and the Highlands

We can also arrange for you to be picked up in the morning from the apt.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • non smoking only
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
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Adrienne

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Speaks french, russian, polish, english, little amount of French
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Apt is looked after by the Inverleith Hotel therfore all rooms are set up as a hotel room would be with complimentary toiletries towels etc..

Adrienne purchased this apartment in 2000

Spacious elegant example of fine Georgian Architecture with original fire place an cornicing etc..

Close to Royal Botanic Gardens. Easy facility for Check in and left luggage as the Apt is c/o Inverleith Hotel where keys are picked up at reception. Car Hire restaurant bookings etc can be organised here. There is also on-street parking /pay and display in Inverleith Terrace where the hotel is located at only £3 per day midweek and free at weekends.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Reviews

4.8
based on 6 traveler reviews

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Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
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Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p17413
+44 01315562745
New Town Edinburgh
London
5

GREATLY ENJOYED THIS EXCEPTIONAL APT

  • 5 of 5
Six members of our family (including four of our children who are 11-20) stayed for three nights in the self-catering apartment the Inverleith owns on Brandon Street in Edinburgh (a few blocks from the hotel). We greatly enjoyed our stay. The apartment is the middle floor of a beautiful building. It's furnished very attractively and comfortably. There was plenty of room for all of us. We were all able to sit at the table and eat meals. The apartment has two bedrooms, one with a double bed (seemed more like a queen) and the other with a double bed and a single bed. There was a futon in the living/dining room and one of the leather couches also opened up to a bed. The duvets were very cozy, lots of pillows and wonderful thick, large towels. There is a clothes washer in the apartment and racks to dry clothes which was very helpful. A bus stop is literally right outside the door and there are restaurants, stores, and a nice coffee shop within a block or two. Best of all, Adrienne and Steve were so friendly and welcoming; we had a lot of difficulties with our car rental and Adrienne called the company and advocated for us. I think that's a big reason the problem got resolved - I'm sure they didn't want to lose the business of the hotel. We look forward to visiting Edinburgh again and staying at the Brandon Street apartment.
  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2008
  • Stayed: Dec 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p17413
+44 01315562745
New Town Edinburgh
Bahrain
5

INVERLEITH HOTEL - BRANDON ST APARTMENT

  • 5 of 5
My wife, 3 children and I stayed at the Brandon Street Apartments. It is a great location, with an easy walk into town and good bus availability. The apartment was reasonably priced, well set up, clean and comfortable. We would return.
  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
business
Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p17413
+44 01315562745
New Town Edinburgh
Orlando, FL, USA
5

GREAT APARTMENT AND THE LOCATION WAS JUST PERFECT!

  • 5 of 5
The apartment was very spacesious, clean, and was so much better than a hotel. The location is perfect for seeing all the local tourist attractions. Everyone should go across the street to the corner and eat at the best Fish and chips Place! And it was nice to come back to a homey atmosphere and just relax, after a long day of site seeing. I would recommend this place to everyone. Hope you enjoy it as much as we Did !!
  • Submitted: May 21, 2008
  • Stayed: Mar 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p17413
+44 01315562745
New Town Edinburgh
Calgary, Canada
4

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION

  • 4 of 5
The apartment by Inverleith Hotel has possibly one of the best sitings in Edinburgh. Downtown buses outside the door, about 20-25 minutes walk to the shopping district. Taxis frequent and cheap. A good grocer and multiple take-aways within 1 block. Tesco 3 blocks. Park with playground around the corner. A great apartment, spacious and comfortable (we slept 7 no problem). TV, WiFi that works. Gas fire taht was disconnected, but bvase board heat working fine (October). Full kitchen, laundry (hang to dry), good sized fridge. Not next to the pub district or hiways, so it's quiet at night. You can leave open the windows for air !! Linens and towels in abundance (yeah !!!).

Caveats: One bath room, so teenagers need a (10 minutes only) warning. No off street parking. Lovely but steep staircase to second floor (not "accessible"). When we stayed, the apartment needed some TLC, but with a good vacuuming and some spot scrubbing, it was fine. Slightly annoying, not off-putting. Heating controls take a little experimenting. Common hallway satircase could use some air freshener.

Overall: Highly recommended. Not perfect, but very good value. Our hotel option would have been 3 times the price for the group we had, and restaurant pricing no bargain in Edinburgh.
  • Submitted: May 21, 2008
  • Stayed: Oct 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p17413
+44 01315562745
New Town Edinburgh
Europe
5

SPACIOUS APT

  • 5 of 5
Stayed at the Brandon apt recently with group of friends. Really spacious quality accommodation.
Excellent position as did not need a car and could walk in and out of the city centre within 10 mins. Great local restaurants and conveniencies - Would definitely stay there again if visiting Edinburgh.
  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2008
  • Stayed: Oct 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Spacious apartment 10 min walk Edinburgh City Centre
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p17413
+44 01315562745
New Town Edinburgh
Guest Comment Entered by Owner
5

COMMENTS FROM OWNER GUESTBOOK

We greatly enjoyed our time in Edinburgh. It’s a beautiful city and everyone we talked to was very friendly and helpful. I especially enjoyed hearing about your family, so like ours. You have a lovely hotel and apartment; the breakfast in the hotel was delicious. I’ve already been telling family and friends here that if they get a chance to go to Edinburgh they should stay at your apt or hotel. Thank you for your hospitality and maybe we’ll see you again someday.
Pat Voelker

Just a note to thank you again for being so helpful and so kind. We loved the spaciousness of the apt and especially the easy walk into the city. We found a number of excellent restaurants locally and in the city itself.
It was great to experience the splendour of a real Georgian apt.
  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2007
  • Stayed: Dec 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Edinburgh turnhouse (EDI)
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Rosyth
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Edinburgh bypass
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Cramond
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
The Orchard Gastro pub
Nearest Ski
9 Kilometres
Edinburgh ski slope
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Sight Hill
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Luigi's, Lung Fung, Earthy Market
Car: not necessary

This Edinburgh self-catering apartment is situated within a terrace of Georgian town houses on the edge of Edinburgh's city centre in the Georgian New Town.

Only 10 min walk from Princes street which lies below Edinburgh Castle. The Royal Botanic gardens are only a short walk as is the water of Leith walkway - The apartment is so close to the city centre. Free wifi in apt. Sleeps up to max 7 persons.

Keys picked up from Inverleith Hotel nearby where bed and breakfast accommodation is offered.

Only 30 min drive from Edinburgh Airport

10 mins walk from Princes st Edinburgh's main shopping street.

15 min walk from Edinburgh Waverly train station

15 min walk - Edinburgh Royal Mile, stretching from Edinburgh Castle to Holyrood Palace.

Excellent variety of Restaurants on doorsteps.

One of Edinburghs's best vegi restaurants.

Chez Pierre French restaurant

Orchard pub - Scottish style

La Fontana - Italian

Dionika - Spanish

Lung Fung - Chinese

Circle Cafe - bistro

Coffee Angel

Other Activities: galleries, museums, shopping, nightlife.

Golf: Golf Nearby at Silverknowes + train to St Andrew - home of Golf - 1 hour regularly from Waverly station.

Ski: Nearby Hillend ski slope (dry) + for winter skiing - Glenshee and the Lecht...approx 3/4 hour drive.

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Availability & Rates

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New Town Apartment Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jul 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
From
£189
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
Sep 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
£149
From
£159
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£899
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn/winter
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 22 2014
4 night minimum stay
£119
From
£149
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£699
 
 
Xmas New Year
Dec 23 2014 - Jan 6 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,200
 

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Notes ate based on the family room and double room x 5 people - sofa double bed required + extra linen a small supplement: Rates vary over special events :bank holidays, Easter, Rugby internationals Festival or Hogmanay.
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Amenities

New Town Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking On Street
  • Alarm Clock
  • Water Cooler
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , power shower
  • Spacious newly refurbished modern fully tiled family bathroom - Bath and shower (power shower) toilet and wash hand basin. All towels are supplied similar to stay in Hotel room.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • family - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , double sofa bed
    double - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , sofa bed within spacious lounge
  • 1 double, 1 family (one double bed and one single bed) bedroom, 1 cot + sofa bed in lounge overlooking quiet garden to rear of building. Free wifi in bedrooms. Bedrooms are nice and quiet and face the rear overlooking pleasant Gardens. Hair dryer, alarm clock, Mirror and dressing table, Wardrobes, bedside cabinets with lamps, arm chair. All linen and towels are supplied for your stay, similar to hotel rooms. Comfortable self-catering Edinburgh accommodation.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • non smoking only
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • fitness center
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • whitewater rafting
  • golf privileges optional
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • mountain climbing
Notes:
Very spacious stylish elegant lounge with dining area - apartment is part of converted Edinburgh New Town Georgian town house dated 1860. All modern conveniences. Bathroom with shower and bath. All linen and towels provided. 10 mins walk from Edinburgh city, where you will find an array of shops. Even closer is Stylish George Street with plentiful designer shops including Harvey Nicholls Dept store at St Andrew's square. The bus stop just outside to take you to all parts of Edinburgh and surrounding area. apartment is let for min 3 nights stays in low season and min 7 nights in high season and special events weeks. Also very close to Royal Botanical gardens - Keys are picked up from Inverleith Hotel a short 5 mins walk around the corner - this is one of the first streets in Edinburgh with all day parking (9 hours) Very good variety of local restaurants within 50 yds of apartment. Apartment is let on a self-catering non-serviced basis.
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