OFFICIAL 5 STAR SCOTTISH TOURIST BOARD RATED 2014 WITH PARKING

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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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OFFICIAL 5 STAR SCOTTISH TOURIST BOARD RATED 2014 WITH PARKING

New Town Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, sleeps 2

We challenge you to find a more beautiful one bedroom apartment in Edinburgh!

Large first floor ( high ceilings) one bedroom flat overlooking a private garden in exclusive Georgian cul de sac, off Heriot Row.

The spacious first floor apartment comprises a large double bedroom with en suite. The kitchen area has a gas cooker/ fridge/freezer & dishwasher, and includes a utility area with washing machine & dryer.

The large living room, which overlooks the beautiful private Queen Street Gardens, has a separate dining area. All bedlinen, towels, pillows and duvets are provided.

The apartment is a few minutes from Waverley Station by taxi. Wemyss Place is just off Queen Street, which runs parallel to George Street. The main shopping area of Princes Street is within easy walking distance. The apartment also has a secure parking bay at the rear of the building.

The apartment is in a very quiet area and yet so close to all the amenities and attractions, within walking distance such as Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, with Holyrood Palace a short drive away. There are many bars, restaurants, coffee shops and boutiques several minutes away in Rose Street.

Edinburgh's famous castle is especially beautiful. Upon entering the city, it commands immediate attention. The eye of the visitor is drawn to the impressive structure rising high above everything else on its sheer granite cliffs. There are incredible panoramic views from the upper stories of the castle, including a clear view of the distant sea. The castle sits high on the huge rock formation that juts out as if in defiance of any who would seek to invade Edinburgh. Castle Rock, as it is known, is inaccessible on three sides, and has a long, descending ridge on the fourth side.

Edinburgh is filled with historic and literary association: John Knox, Mary Queen of Scots, Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (creator of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson), Alexander Graham Bell, Sir Walter Scott, and Bonnie Prince Charlie are all part of its past.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

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Paul Thomas

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Speaks english
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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Property Reviews

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Official 5 Star Scottish Tourist Board rated 2014 with parking
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 13 reviews
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Official 5 Star Scottish Tourist Board rated 2014 with parking
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p406374
+44 (0)161 474 6802
New Town Edinburgh
5

Exceptional Rental!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
Very comfortable flat located on a quiet street. Just a short walk (20 to 30 minutes) to all the sights of "Old Town". Tour bus drop off / pick up near by. We loved it! The people were so friendly and helpful. The flat was clean with high end apppliances and included everything we needed for the week (except groceries). Everything was just as advertised. Many thanks to our hosts Paul, Pippa and Sean, they were great!
Owner's Response: Thank you for your nice comments, and I am glad to hear you enjoyed Edinburgh!
All the best
Paul
business
Official 5 Star Scottish Tourist Board rated 2014 with parking
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p406374
+44 (0)161 474 6802
New Town Edinburgh
United States
5

Splendid Accomodations

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
Listing description did not do this property justice. Perfectly located to explore the city, no through traffic on the street means peaceful evenings, the private park directly across from the property was a jewel. This simply and beautifully appointed apartment will make you feel special. The property management team gives exemplary customer service and are to be commended for their assistance. You will be satisfied and delighted with your stay.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you for kind comments regarding our apartment it is greatly appreciated.
All the best
Paul
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Official 5 Star Scottish Tourist Board rated 2014 with parking
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p406374
+44 (0)161 474 6802
New Town Edinburgh
5

Great location for Edinburgh city break

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
We can confirm that all of the previous rave reviews were accurate.The apartment is gorgeous with every convenience and the location perfect, with the car saftly tucked away we easily walked to Holyrood, Botanical Gardens, Castle and the Old City.
Highly recommend to discerning travellers.
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments and I am glad to hear you explored Edinburgh.
Helpful votes: 1/1
business
Official 5 Star Scottish Tourist Board rated 2014 with parking
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p406374
+44 (0)161 474 6802
New Town Edinburgh
5

Fabulous flat in Edinburgh

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
This was our first experience with HomeAway and we were bit anxious that the property wouldn't be as wonderful as it looked. No worries. It was fabulous! A very clean, gracious, comfortable, quiet, sun filled, large flat. The cute renovated kitchen had every modern convenience one could want . The large bedroom and bathroom both had wonderful huge windows and nice linens. Plenty of big fluffy towels and a towel warmer as well. A full size washer and separate dryer were tucked in a closet if you needed to do laundry. The flat was less than a ten minute taxi ride from the train station and once there you could easily walk to pretty much everything. Our favourite part was the lovely living room. Very high ceilings and three huge windows overlooking the park it was the perfect spot for breakfast while planning the day and the comfy couches a perfect place to sit and relax with a drink in front of the fire at the end of the day. Any questions were promptly answered by polite and friendly management staff. You felt they truly wanted you to have a wonderful time. The hefty deposit was swiftly refunded with the return of the keys.
I can't think of a nicer place to stay while visiting the city and would highly recommend this property. Our only regret was that our stay wasn't long enough!
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Official 5 Star Scottish Tourist Board rated 2014 with parking
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New Town Edinburgh
Northern Illinois
5

A perfect retreat

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: May 24, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
We were in Edinburgh for three nights and planned to relax and sightsee for our 15th Anniversary. We had spent 3 nights in London and a night in York. On arriving at the train station we easily grabbed a taxi and and got to the apartment in a few minutes. The apartment is immaculate and beautifully appointed with new modern amenitites. We bought breakfast at the nearby Marks & Spencer and saved money, time and stress by eating in every morning. The neighborhood and private gardens are beautiful and so relaxing. The price is set to offer a tremendous value. From booking to meeting the caretaker, everyone was friendly, organized and helpful. We had absolutely no issues and no complaints. We were comfortable and felt pampered with the extra little touches.The apartment is in a great location and we were able to enjoy all the local sites and take an amazing Gray Line tour. Coming back to the apartment each evening was the perfect way to end the day. If we ever go back, we won't look elsewhere. This is the place to be!
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you again
All the best
Paul Thomas
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Edinburgh
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Waverley Station

Edinburgh has one of the most beautiful cityscapes in the world, making it the ideal city break destination. With Scotland's most famous castle dominating the city skyline, there is plenty to see and do with the perfect balance between all things traditional and contemporary.

Golf: Duddingston Golf Club, Duddingston Road West, Edinburgh EH15 3QD t: 0131 661 7688

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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
 
High Season
Apr 16 2014 - Apr 25 2014
£139
£139
Fri,Sat,Sun
£895
3 nights
 
 
Mid Season
Apr 26 2014 - May 23 2014
£119
£119
Fri,Sat,Sun
£699
3 nights
 
 
High Season
May 24 2014 - Jun 2 2014
£129
£129
Fri,Sat,Sun
£799
3 nights
 
 
Mid Season
Jun 3 2014 - Jul 18 2014
£119
£119
Fri,Sat,Sun
£699
3 nights
 
 
High Season *
Jul 19 2014 - Aug 31 2014
£1,199
7 nights
 
 
High Season
Sep 1 2014 - Sep 20 2014
£139
£139
Fri,Sat,Sun
£849
3 nights
 
 
High Season *
Sep 21 2014 - Sep 29 2014
£1,199
7 nights
 
 
Low Season
Sep 30 2014 - Dec 21 2014
£119
£119
Fri,Sat,Sun
£699
3 nights
 
 
High Season
Dec 22 2014 - Jan 4 2015
£159
£159
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,095
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes A security deposit is also required but is returned once we have the keys returned back to us.
The maximum occupancy of this apartment is two people and it is forbidden for more than two to stay overnight.
Bookings for less than the minimum number of nights will be considered subject to a surcharge.
A contribution to the cleaning & laundry costs of £39.00 will be added to all bookings.
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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
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Luxury
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • fax
  • Broadband Access
  • Local Maps
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Parking
  • Alarm Clock
  • Washing Machine
  • Toilet Paper
  • Telephone
  • Hair Dryer
  • Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Music Library
  • Television
  • CD Player
  • Books
  • DVD Player
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • museums
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • cycling
  • mountaineering
  • golf
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