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City Centre - New Town Apartment

Bedrooms 1
Space 592 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

A haven in the centre of the New Town

Located in the heart of the UNESCO world heritage site of Edinburgh's New Town, this apartment dates back over 200 years and offers a cosy oasis in the heart of the city centre. Only a 10 min walk from Waverley train station and the tram stop. One bed main door city centre flat, with private patio, property has kitchen and bathroom with bath & shower.

The apartment is in the heart of the Georgian New Town which is only a 5 min walk to all main shopping areas, Princes Street, George Street, Harvey Nichols and Jenners. And not forgetting The famous Princes Street Gardens that lead to the Old Town, Edinburgh Castle, Royal Mile and Holyrood. The New Town boasts award winning restaurants, with Stockbridge one of Edinburgh's hidden gem areas within a 5 min walk.

On street parking nearby is limited and metred Mon - Fri 8.30 Am - 5.30pm, then free at weekends. Due to central location you should not need a car to get around city centre however an excellent public transport system and taxi ranks nearby.

This comfortable lower ground one bed apartment has four main areas - a living area, double bedroom, separate kitchen and a bathroom with shower.

Kitchen facilities include a fridge, freezer, hob, oven, dishwasher, microwave, crockery and cutlery and basic cooking utensils. There is also a washing machine.

Towels and bed linen are provided for guests.

Apartment has secure main door entrance, gas central heating, cable TV and free unlimited WiFi access.

More Details

About Us

Melanie Angus
Heritage City Lets
VAT Reg No283536777

Melanie Angus
Member since: 2017
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Stockbridge in Edinburgh

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 592 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Terrace
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services


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(1 traveller review)

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City Centre - New Town Apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Quaint Flat in New Town - Nice Safe Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

Nice lower level flat with comfortable bed, and newer kitchen with stove-range, dishwasher, mini fridge and freezer. Did not hear a peep out of the up stair neighbor.

The person that greeted me at the flat was nice and friendly (sorry forgot her name), she was informative and provided all the necessities such as internet access, T.V. and other features of the flat.

The location is within a 12 minute walk to Princes Street - Waverly Station and 20 minutes to the Old Town. Melanie has a really nice and detailed book outlining everything there is to do, see, shop and places to eat in Edinburgh. Highly recommend having dinner and a pint at The Cumberland that is around the corner from the flat. Great meals, and service. Seems to be "the spot" for the locals to socialize.

I loved the exercise from walking all the hilly streets, but this is something to consider if you have issues with mobility, as there is a significant elevation change from the flat to Princes Street. Did use one time, and saw MANY Uber drivers, so that is an option for travel in and around Edinburgh.

Would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Edinburgh Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Kilometres
Cumberland Bar
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Waverley Train Station
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Kilometres
L'escargot Blue

The apartment is in the heart of the New Town, only 15 mins walk from the Royal Mile and all city centre attractions including the world famous Edinburgh Castle.

One of my favourite attractions and a 'must see' is the Real Mary King's Close located opposite St Giles Cathedral. It is one of Edinburgh's hidden gems and provides an entertaining insight to how the city was over 350 years ago.

Getting to the apartment is easy, as the tram stop from the airport and train station are only a 10 min walk away. With a wide range of bars cafe's and restaurants one street away you will be spoiled for options in the evening if you want to stay close to home, or catch a show at the Edinburgh Playhouse which is only a few mins walk away too.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £25
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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