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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:
November 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

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

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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Beautiful Apartment in Edinburgh's Historic New Town
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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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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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Two Day Edinburgh Lay Over

  • 5 of 5

This property far and away exceeded expectations. Excellent views, spacious, tastefully appointed, centrally located, good access to public transportation, Uber and taxis. The kitchen, unlike some other rentals we have stayed in, is fully stocked and workable. I particularly like it that the owner didn't feel compelled to purge the kitchen of all food from all previous tenants... the effect being that there was some non perishable food (bread, cereal, coffee and tea) on hand for the morning after our arrival. This was an excellent stay. I highly recommend. It did not effect us, but I would say there are some handicapped accessibility issues. Stairs... narrow doors... small oddly shaped bathrooms. Excellent job Rona!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful clean apptment

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apptment clean everything you could think of in there owners so friendly and helpful . Area is lovely, people friendly close to shops

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much. It was a pleasure to host your party and hope to see you all back in Edinburgh soon
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Great time had by all.

  • 4 of 5

Great property if you have a large group, everything you need. Walk into town not too bad, public transport easy to use. We had a wonderful time.

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review. Hope to welcome you back soon
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