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A lovely city apartment in a peaceful water-side location

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

A 1 bedroom flat sleeping 4 people a 15 minute walk from Princes Street

The property has just undergone a complete refurbishment and as such it has a fantastic fully equipped kitchen and open plan living room with patio doors opening out directly above the flowing water below. The wall-mounted flat screen TV provides you with multiple digital channels and there is a DVD player. There is a stylish, fully tiled shower room with twin head shower. There is one double bedroom and a second bedroom with bunk beds is available if required.

The location is wonderful as you feel as though you are out in the country however you are only a 15 minute walk from the hustle and bustle of Princes Street. In the immediate vicinity there is an excellent selection of wonderful bars, restaurants and shops.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 February, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Stockbridge in Edinburgh and Lothians

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 45 m²
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • restaurants
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Parking in our private garage can be made available upon request


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)

A lovely city apartment in a peaceful water-side location
average rating of 4.8 based on 20 reviews

Beautiful apartment in a beautiful part of town

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was ideal for our holiday and we couldn't have asked for more. Francois was great with the communication, and the place was very well presented and clean. Stockbridge is the perfect area to stay in as we were surrounded by lots of cool cafes, bars and restaurants - and while the area has a quiet and residential feel to it, we were just a 10 minute walk to the vibrant New Town. Very enjoyable trip indeed, thanks again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Stockbridge Flat

  • 5 of 5

Two of us stayed at the flat in December. Welcomed by Francois on arrival and shown flat and secure parking (5 minute walk). Great location, very close to the centre of Stockbridge, bars, restaurants, shops and Sunday market. The flat looks directly down onto the Water of Leith complete with bubbling river with your own Heron and Ducks. 15minute walk (uphill, you'll never be fitter) to Princes Street and all the central Edinburgh attractions, trams to the airport and mainline rail stations. Flat very warm, comfortable and well equipped. It's a good one.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, Comfortable, close to shops.

  • 5 of 5

The place was perfect! The view of the water was beautiful! The bedroom was quiet and comfortable. Would stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment in great location

  • 5 of 5

We loved this apartment. It was light, clean, and nicely decorated, with beautiful views of the Water of Leith. Edinburgh New Town is just a short walk away and the property is so close to all that Stockbridge has to offer. Good communication with the owner too. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Modern, clean and central

  • 5 of 5

Francois was very helpful upon arrival with a personal review of the lay-out and convenient details about the property and environs. Sitting room area was comfortable, TV was handy, and wi-fi was great. Two sets of keys made it nice, too.

Kitchen was complete - equipped with whatever we required. Includes all-in-one washer/dryer (strangely noisy all during the dry cycle - air in the drain/water pipe?) which was handy. Bath towels were fluffy and ample. Bathroom has warming towel bar, very effective shower, limited storage surfaces. Bed and pillows were very comfortable and bedroom had superior storage and lighting. The double bed is situated in a nook so one side of it is against the wall.

The location is superb - quiet yet extremely close to many cafes, pubs and stores. The flat overlooks the Water of Leith which is lovely, and immediately accessible to the path along it (we walked it all the way to Leith to go on the HRY Brittannia). We walked numerous times down to Princes St. and the Royal Mile area but there are busses as well. Excellent neighborhood from which to explore, and to come home to at the end of a long day. We highly recommend, and would not hesitate to stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location, peaceful setting

  • 5 of 5

The flat was modern, well-equipped, clean and comfortable. The setting is ideal for exploring Edinburgh by foot, with the city centre, botanic gardens and modern art gallery all within easy reach. Stockbridge is also a fantastic area to stay in, with gorgeous shops and restaurants.

My main reason for loving this flat is the fact that it overlooks the picturesque Water of Leith, and the only sound you can hear is the peaceful trickle of water.

I absolutely adored this flat and would not hesitate to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Waverley Station
Car: not necessary

A charming location overlooking the Water of Leith within the Stockbridge area of the city. Many shops and restaurants are on the doorstep with Princes Street being a 15 minute walk away.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Stockbridge, Edinburgh

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Spring Low
1 Feb 2017 - 18 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring High
19 Mar 2017 - 29 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
30 Apr 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer High
25 Jun 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
5 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Rates may vary depending on the number of people staying and over Bank Holidays and sporting events so please contact me for an accurate price. If you want to make use of the second bedroom there may be an additional charge.
Discounts are available for longer stays.
The rate includes all taxes, gas, electricity, towels and bedding. There is no additional charge for cleaning.
Credit cards accepted.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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