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Delightful City Centre Apartment With Stunning Interior.

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom apartment, double sofa bed, sleeps up to 6.

This is a wonderfully decorated apartment situated within a historic Scottish stone building.

The property is in the perfect location right in the centre of Edinburgh giving you a great base to explore this amazing city.

Situated on the first floor within an 18th century building, the property retains some amazing period features which gives you a true feel of history of this city. All major attractions are literally on your doorstep, including Princes street and Edinburgh Castle which are minutes away.

Arrival time is 2pm however the property manager will be as flexible as possible with prior notice. Check out time is 11am. Later check outs are subject to availability with prior arrangement.

Baggage drop facility available.

A security deposit will be required for parties over 4, single sex parties, and groups attending over special events i.e Rugby matches, new year etc.

Interior layout.

The apartment offers a large living room with breakfast bar area looking into the open kitchen, a large 3 seater sofa bed, 1 armchair and 2 breakfast bar stools.

There is a dining table with 4 seats by the large front window.

Two double bedrooms each containing 1 double bed and ample bedroom storage.

The bathroom includes bath and thermostatic shower.

For larger parties there is a double sofa bed which can accommodate an extra 2 guests.

A separate kitchen with solid oak breakfast bar looking into the living room. The kitchen comes fully equipped including fridge/freezer, oven and induction hob, washing machine, microwave, toaster and kettle.

More Details

Owner
Gareth
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
5 August, 2017

About Gareth

I'm Gareth and I own and manage this gem of a holiday apartment, recently renovated in a great location I'm privileged to be able to host guests from across the world and accommodate them in Edinburgh. I love meeting new people from all walks of life and hearing their stories.

Gareth purchased this apartment in 2011

Why Gareth chose Edinburgh

I was looking to buy a city centre property in need of renovation and I came across the flat in 2011, it hadn't been maintained for atleast 25 years. I seen that it had masses of potential but it was a huge challenge...Great location and great character!

What makes this apartment unique

The property was built in 1792 when Edinburgh's 'New Town' was under construction. It still retains all the original internal doors and floorboards which I restored. Along with the exposed original stonework wall, this property has a great feel to it. Put together with the location its a stunning place to take in the city!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Enjoyed out stay, only wish it was longer. Lovely apartment, has everything you need and more. Great being right in the middle of Rose Street. Will be back, thanks!
Jan 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in New Town in Stockbridge

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Luxury
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Both bedrooms have ample storage and are both located to the rear of the property.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

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Delightful City Centre Apartment With Stunning Interior.
average rating of 5.0 based on 58 reviews
Boalsburg
5

Quaint, cozy, great location. In New Town on Rose Street with great access to Old Town.

  • 5 of 5

Second floor so be prepared for stairs. Kitchen compact but well equipped. Apartment has everything you need. Would stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Superb stay

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay at Gareth's, we'd some hiccups with early check in but was quickly resolved and Gareth later called to check that we had settled in well. It was lovely to have a bath tub in the apartment to indulge after a long day walk and esp when it's raining with limited outdoor activities. The unit is located in a very centralised locaiton very close to shops and nice pubs yet quiet for a good sleep in. We had lunch and dinner respectively at nearby mussel inn serving freshest mussels seafood chowder ever and The Dogs serving down to earth Scottish food (recommend to make reservation for latter). There's a sainsbury just around the corner to stock up our daily food supplies. We had a wonderful stay, thanks Gareth, we'll be back definitely !

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely Wonderful!!!

  • 5 of 5

The owner is so helpful and nice. The place is perfectly located and is very nice.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Warm, cosy and close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Well situated flat which is near to everything which is worth visiting in Edinburgh.

Comfortable and cosy with lovely contemporary ambiance.

Would certainly visit again!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location and very accommodating hosts

  • 5 of 5

The furnishings were very comfortable and nice. It was a perfect location for our family with young kids and had everything we needed (plus some nice basics for our tea and breakfast in the mornings).

They also provided guidebooks and some information/maps of Edinburgh.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Buenos Aires
5

Excellent location and very comfy apartament.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location and very comfy and very well equipped apartment. The owner is always in touch with great disposition.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
13 Kilometres
Edinburgh International Airport
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Edinburgh Waverley
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
M8
Nearest Ski
120 Kilometres
Glenshee ski resort
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Portebello
Car: not necessary

Situated right in the heart of Edinburgh city centre, a perfect location for exploring the city.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in New Town, Edinburgh and Lothians

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
August
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
September
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£258
for 2 nights
From
£129
From
£165
Fri,Sat
£850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
October
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£246
for 2 nights
From
£123
From
£165
Fri,Sat
£850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
November
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£240
for 2 nights
From
£120
From
£165
Fri,Sat
£850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
December
1 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£240
for 2 nights
From
£120
From
£165
Fri,Sat
£850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 27 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£580
for 4 nights
From
£145
£850
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year
28 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
January
3 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£178
for 2 nights
From
£89
From
£165
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
February
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£198
for 2 nights
From
£99
From
£169
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
March
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£220
for 2 nights
From
£110
From
£169
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£169
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£260
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£169
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£270
for 2 nights
From
£135
From
£169
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
2 night minimum stay
£280
for 2 nights
From
£140
From
£175
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
August (festival)
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£765
for 3 nights
From
£255
From
£275
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£290
for 2 nights
From
£145
From
£175
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£278
for 2 nights
From
£139
From
£175
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
November
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
£260
for 2 nights
From
£130
From
£175
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
December
1 Dec 2018 - 23 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£258
for 2 nights
From
£129
From
£175
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£250
for 2 nights
From
£125
From
£155
Fri,Sat
£800
£2,950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Additional Guest Fee £15 per person per night

A refundable security deposit of £200 is required for parties over 4 guests, single sex parties and groups attending over special events i.e Scottish rugby matches, New Year etc
Parking can be arranged on behalf of the guest through a 3rd party. £15 per night. please enquire at time of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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