LUXURY APARTMENT WITH WONDERFUL CASTLE VIEW

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Speaks english, italian
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights
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LUXURY APARTMENT WITH WONDERFUL CASTLE VIEW

New Town Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 4-6)

Elegant and spacious second floor apartment very close to Princes Street and the National Gallery of Scotland. Magnificent view of Edinburgh Castle from both the lounge and kitchen. There is a spacious lounge, two bedrooms, two bathrooms and large fully equipped dining kitchen. Everything is provided to ensure a comfortable stay in the city. Egyptian cotton towels, high quality linens and hairdryers are provided in each bedroom. Rated five star by Visit Scotland.

Great shopping and excellent restaurants are right on your doorstep from the boutiques of George Street to the department stores in Princes Street.

This is an ideal location for those who want to be close to the main city attractions and well placed for exploring Scotland.

There is a three night minimum stay throughout most of the year. During August and over the Christmas and New Year period there is a four night minimum stay. The apartment is strictly non smoking and is not suitable for children under ten years old.

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters

Owner

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2010
Speaks english, italian
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 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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Property Reviews

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Luxury Apartment with Wonderful Castle View
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews
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Luxury Apartment with Wonderful Castle View
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p328779
New Town Edinburgh
Ross, California
5

Lovely flat in a wonderful location

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
The flat had everything we needed after a VERY long flight from the US. Susan is a gracious hostess who provided lots of info about Edinburgh. The four of us were very comfortable, the description doesn't do it justice! As a VRBO owner I really appreciated all of the thoughtful touches. Highly recommended!!
Owner's Response: Dear Tori
So sorry to take so long to respond to your review - somehow the notification landed in my spam box and I've just fished it out! Many thanks indeed for your kind words - we were delighted that you were comfortable in the apartment and enjoyed your time in Edinburgh. Hope it's been a good start to the New Year for you and we wish you enjoyable travels in 2014. Thanks again. Best regards Susan
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Luxury Apartment with Wonderful Castle View
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New Town Edinburgh
Wisconsin
5

Definitely a 5 Star Experience

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
I can't come up with enough superlatives to describe this apartment. It's even better than described. The location would be virtually impossible to beat in terms of access to historical sites, restaurants, shopping, public transportation, etc. It was easy to walk back to the apartment for an afternoon break prior to heading back out in the evening to enjoy more of the wonderful city of Edinburgh.The views of the castle from the apartment are a definite plus. The apartment is spacious, comfortable, and incredibly clean. Susan was absolutely delightful to work with. If we're ever fortunate enough to return to Edinburgh we will definitely stay here again if Susan has a vacancy.
Owner's Response: It was our great pleasure having such lovely guests stay in our apartment. We were delighted that the apartment met your expectations and really thrilled that you enjoyed your time in Edinburgh so much. Thank you very much for choosing to stay with us and if you are ever back in the city, we would love to welcome you back. Our very best wishes Susan
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Luxury Apartment with Wonderful Castle View
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New Town Edinburgh
Seattle, WA, USA
5

Luxury in the heart of Edinburgh

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
Our family of three spent 6 days in this wonderful flat. Everything was as advertised and worked properly. The owner was easy to work with. We easily walked from the flat into Old Town and founds lots of great food options in New Town. In fact we packed lightly so we walked from the train station to the flat when we arrived. My wife enjoyed strolling the Royal Mile. We took a day trip to St. Andrews by walking to the train station and taking an hour long journey.
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review so soon after your vacation. It sounds like you made the most of the central location and got out and about around the city. I am very pleased that you were comfortable in the apartment and that it met your expectations. It's always a great pleasure when guests enjoy the apartment and we try to make sure that it has everything one would need to ensure that they do. Thank you again for the booking and we hope to see you back at some time in the future. Best wishes Susan
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Luxury Apartment with Wonderful Castle View
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New Town Edinburgh
5

Excellent in every way

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
This property was exactly as advertised, which is to say well-appointed and excellently located. Can't imagine that there is a better base for exploring Edinburgh and all its wonders. Susan was professional and approachable in all dealings. There were two couples in this rental and we were all four very happy. We would love to return to Edinburgh and to this great apartment. Thanks, Susan!
Owner's Response: Dear Susan

How kind of you to write such a lovely review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time in Edinburgh and were happy with the apartment as your base whilst in the city. It's great that you made the most of the central location and got out and about so much. It was a pleasure corresponding with you whilst making the booking, and we would love to have the opportunity of welcoming you back at some time in the future. We very much hope that the rest of your trip through the UK went well. Many thanks again. Best regards Susan
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Luxury Apartment with Wonderful Castle View
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New Town Edinburgh
Highland, New York, USA
5

Luxury Apartment

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
My family including 3 adults and 2 children stayed at this apartment for 5 days in May. The property was exactly what we were looking for in self-catering and it's location in Edinburgh could not have been better. The description of location is accurate. You would not require personal transportation if only visiting sites in Edinburgh. Most sites are within walking distance. Bus stops are located at the front door and within a block. Money exchange or bank sites are within a block. I am gluten free and was delighted to have a full grocery store within a block and a half. The apartment is beautiful, spacious and well-maintained. It is always nice to look out the kitchen window and see Edinburgh Castle. We recommend visiting the Castle, the Scotch Whiskey Experience, the galleries and the stores. Find time to take in a golf experience. The restaurants were all excellent and quickly understood my gluten free needs. This flat permitted us to breakfast in, pack lunches for the day out and rest well at the end of the day. The owner was always available by phone and very helpful. We wished we could have stayed longer and hope to return.
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Edinburgh Airport
Nearest Train
0.2 Miles
Waverley Station
Car: not necessary

2 Minutes Walk from Princes St. and 10 Mins from Station

Other Activities: shopping, health/beauty spa,

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Availability & Rates

New Town Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Mid Season
Apr 2 2014 - Jun 30 2014
£195
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer Season
Jul 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
£210
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn Season
Sep 1 2014 - Dec 20 2014
£190
3 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 21 2014 - Jan 3 2015
£210
4 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
£180
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

A deposit of 25% of the total cost is required at the time of reservation, and the balance will be due three weeks before the arrival date. We accept credit cards (MasterCard and Visa) and cheques and transfers from a UK bank account.
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Amenities

New Town Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Town
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Living Room
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Occasional bed also available
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Books
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Attractions:
  • ruins
  • live theater
  • library
  • zoo
  • restaurants
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • churches
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • golf
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