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Beautiful Apartment in Edinburgh's Historic New Town

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4 BR, 2 BA, Sleeps 8

Located in the Stockbridge area of Edinburgh, on the edge of the UNESCO World Heritage site, the property is ideally situated for exploring Edinburgh's historic Old and New Towns, with the famous Edinburgh Castle, Palace of Holyroodhouse and the Royal Mile only a short distance away.

Stockbridge has a wide variety of shops, delicatessens, restaurants and bars located minutes from the property. Other attractions nearby include the Botanic Gardens and The Water Of Leith Walkway.

This late 19th century property is over first and second floors with stunning views over two of Edinburgh's finest Georgian streets. Accommodation comprises an impressive drawing room, four bedrooms (each with a double bed), two bathrooms and a fully equipped kitchen with range cooker. Additional features include Stereo Cable TV, DVD, CD and video (with a selection of Cd's, videos and DVDs), Broadband Internet connection (PC also available in the property), telephone and a selection of board games.

If we can do anything to make your stay enjoyable, we will! We provide the basic necessities for your arrival (tea, coffee, milk, bread, sugar etc and toiletries in each bathroom). If you have a 'wish list' of additional items to be left for your arrival, just ask. We do request a minimum rental of two nights, and sometimes more at peak times.

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More Details

Property Manager
Rona
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

Great place and a great location - many thanks!
Dec 2010
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Amenities

Stockbridge Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Town
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay in this spacious accomodation, lots of room for 8 adults. Modernly updated while still maintaining lots of the old character. Good restaurants, bars and shopping in the area and the city centre is a pleasant 15 minute walk away. Would definately recommend this location.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2007
  • Stayed: December 2006
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful house, great location and Rona even had a Christmas trees put up for us

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful house and great location

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Central well equipped apartment

  • 4 of 5

Lovely old property, well maintained, very comfortable. Handy welcome pack and loads of odds and ends provided in kitchen cupboards to enable you to feel at home. Perfect for what we wanted. Parking can be a bit tricky so try to get there early and park up and leave your car as close as possible to apartment. Resident's parking outside door and no permit in apartment so had to offload a distance away and carry bags/provisions in. However, just a small consideration.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A great time was had by all :)

  • 5 of 5

5 of us stayed at this apartment last weekend and we all had a great time, the apartment was all we could wish for. Spacious and everything we needed was there. It was also quite central for getting out and about.

Edinburgh is a beautiful city and the highlight for us were the Christmas Markets. We hope to return.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review! Look forward to hosting you again in the future
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Can't imagine how it could have been better

  • 5 of 5

Three generations of family spent a wonderful week exploring amazing Edinburgh (and the Fringe Festival!) and a few fun day trips out of the city - and Rona's apartment was the perfect home base. Elegant, so very well equipped, and conveniently located, I can't imagine how it could have been better. Rona was quite helpful and accommodating to our planning and staggered arrivals. The apartment is really lovely and was so very well stocked with all the essentials. One of the nicest rentals we've had the pleasure to 'borrow.'

Sincere thanks!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything you need and more

  • 5 of 5

We had a 2 night stay for 6 guests at this lovely apartment that's just a 15 minute walk into town. The apartment was spotless, homely and welcoming. It has beautiful period features and all the essentials we needed were catered for. We really couldn't fault it at all. We also met the owner Rona just as we were leaving who was lovely. We would definitely stay here again and highly recommend to others. Thanks again John and Marion.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Edinburgh Castle
"Edinburgh's iconic castle perched atop a dormant volcano."
Princes Street Gardens
"Beautiful Gardens in the city centre with outstanding views of the castle"
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo
"Must see annual attraction celebrating the music of Scotland's Military Bands along with spe..."
Royal Yacht Britannia
"Pop on the 36 bus to Ocean Terminal and visit the Queen's Yacht"
The Real Mary Kings Close
"Excellent tour in the Old Town, giving visitors a real sense of Edinburgh's less pristine past"
Inverleith Park
Royal Botanic Garden
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
The Shore
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Edinburgh
Nearest Ferry
12 Miles
Rosyth
Car: not necessary

Within 15 minutes walk of Princes St & Edinburgh City Centre

Other Activities: Shopping, boating

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