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Edinburgh Royal Mile - New Assembly Close Apartment

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautiful 2 bedroom Apartment overlooking the Historic Royal Mile

Beautiful very well located apartment on the Royal Mile. 2 large bedrooms, 1 boxroom and spacious lounge/kitchen looking onto the most Historic street in Scotland.

This impressive first floor apartment is a perfect base from which to explore this beautiful city of Edinburgh, whether for business or pleasure. This wonderful apartment is within walking distance to all of Edinburgh's attractions, including Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood House. It is also a 10-15 minute walk to Harvey Nichols.

The apartment itself has a lounge/kitchen with windows overlooking Edinburgh's most historic street - The Royal Mile. A comprehensive fully functional kitchen with all appliances is accessed from the living room.

The master bedroom with double bed, has built in wardrobes and a flat screen TV. The second bedroom also has a double bed. The boxroom has a single bed to accommodate the 5th guest. Both main bedrooms are are the back of the apartment where there is no street noise.

A main bathroom with lovely bath, shower above bath, WC, sink and towel rail, completes the accommodation.

An absolutely stunning property in an absolutely stunning location. Well appointed 2 bedrooms consisting of double beds and 1 single bed in the boxroom. Fully functional kitchen with all mod cons, including dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and fridge/freezer. The large lounge with kitchen is large enough to sit and have breakfast or simply to relax in. The free WiFi (with unlimited downloads) is great for those who prefer to work on their laptops.

Only 5 minutes walk from Princes Street, a great opportunity to stay in one of Edinburgh's prestige addresses and highly recommended for corporate clients.

2 bedrooms, 1 boxroom, 1 bathroom, sleeps 4 people. (can accommodate 5 for additional cost)

Special Events: Edinburgh Festival: This is a stunning flat to stay in during the Edinburgh festival and all festivals and theatres within walking distance.

More Details

About Us

Shahid Raza
16 Silverbirch Glade, Adambrae
EH54 9JS Livingston
Raza Properties
VAT Reg No

Owner
Shahid Raza
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

About Shahid Raza

Married with 3 children...

Work as a Chartered Civil Engineer.

I currently stay in Livingston, just outside Edinburgh, where I have been for 40 years.

Shahid Raza purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Shahid Raza chose Old Town

Its gorgeous, central and very large right on the Royal Mile and 5 mins walk to The Castle.

Sit by the window and watch the locals and holidaymakers walk by, singing and performing in the street shows

What makes this apartment unique

Very central, postcode is EH1

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Old Town in Edinburgh

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Boxroom - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
Notes:
Top 13 Must Do Activities when visiting Edinburgh 1.Edinburgh Castle , Castle Hill, 0131 225 9846 2.Royal Botanic Garden , 20A Inverleith Row, 0131 552 7171 3.Museum of Scotland , Chambers Street, 0131 247 4422 4.Camera Obscura and World of Illusions , Castlehill, The Royal Mile, 0131 226 3709 5.Royal Yacht Britannia , Ocean Terminal Leith, 0131 555 5566 6.National Gallery of Scotland , The Mound, 0131 624 6200 7.Scott Monument , Intersection of Princes Street and Waverly Bridge, 0131 529 4068 8.Royal Mile , Edinburgh Castle to Holyroodhouse Palace, Old Town 9.Holyroodhouse Palace , Holyrood Road, 0131 556 5100 10.Real Mary King’s Close , 2 Warriston’s Close, High Street, 08702 430160 11.Open Top Bus Tour, Waverley Bridge, 0131 220 0770 12.Museum of Edinburgh , 142 Huntly House Canongate, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, EH8 8DD 13.John Knox House

Reviews

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Edinburgh Royal Mile - New Assembly Close Apartment
average rating of 4.6585364 based on 41 reviews
5

Quaint retreat on the Royal Mile

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my daughter and her friend on a recent trip to Edinburgh. The apartment is conveniently located on the Royal Mile and was so accessible to the sights and attractions that the city had to offer. We were able to walk to the sites in just minutes. The girls and I agreed that this was our favorite apartment during our two week journey to four different European countries.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind review, Mary,
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Brilliant location, really nice well equipped apartment. Shahid very helpful and quick responses. Would definitely recommend. The chocolates on the able a nice gesture :-)

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location and large clean bedrooms

  • 4 of 5

Great location, and a lot of space. Well stocked with necessary kitchen items.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location. Very clean. 3 Bedrooms.

  • 5 of 5

It was very easy to get the keys from the lock box. Kitchen had everything you will need. 2 good sized bedrooms and a small bedroom with twin bed were perfect for the 3 of us. You won't be disappointed. I would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind review Kathi.
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5

Great location - great flat

  • 5 of 5

We spent 2 weeks at this property and it was wonderful. The location is great, just a few streets over from the bus, the train station and a short walk to Prince's street. While in the front room, we were able to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Royal Mile, however, in the back (where the bedrooms are located) it was quiet and comfortable. The owner is great to work with and was always available if we needed anything. I highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Traci, many thanks for your kind review.
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4

Location is great!

  • 4 of 5

Fairly basic accommodations, but quite comfortable. You can't beat this location! We were able to catch the last day of the festival, and it was delightful to watch street performers from the windows and to simply walk down to the street to enjoy the fireworks. We had four in our group, but this place would work very well for two couples plus a single.

As mentioned, the concrete spiral stairs going up to the entrance to the apartment are not for the elderly or infirm - not a problem for us, but important to know. Shahid was very quick to respond to questions. Overall, highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Edinburgh Airport
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Rosyth
Nearest Train
300 Metres
Waverly
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Portobello
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Old 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
 
Nightly Rate
28 Jul 2018 - 2 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
£360
for 2 nights
From
£180
 
 
Nightly Rate
3 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£520
for 2 nights
From
£260
£1,700
 
 
Nightly Rate
2 Sep 2018 - 4 Sep 2018
2 night minimum stay
£300
for 2 nights
From
£150
 
 
Christmas / New Year
20 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
£1,300
 
 
Rugby
1 Feb 2019 - 3 Feb 2019
2 night minimum stay
£440
for 2 nights
From
£220
 
 
Rugby
8 Feb 2019 - 10 Feb 2019
2 night minimum stay
£440
for 2 nights
From
£220
 
 
Rugby
8 Mar 2019 - 10 Mar 2019
2 night minimum stay
£440
for 2 nights
From
£220
 
 
August Festival
31 Jul 2019 - 2 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
£1,800
 
 
Xmas /New Year
24 Dec 2019 - 3 Jan 2020
3 night minimum stay
£900
for 3 nights
From
£300
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£300
for 2 nights
From
£150
From
£160
Fri,Sat
£900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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