This apartment offers modern and cosy accommodation within very easy walking distance of all of central Edinburgh's historic famous buildings and attractions. Close by you will find Princes Street with its shopping, outstanding views, and beautiful gardens, national gallery, and Scott Monument. Also Edinburgh Castle with its unique history and the Royal Mile leading down to Holyrood Palace. When exploring Edinburgh's old town you will come to the Grassmarket where in days gone by public hangings took place. You may also find Mary Kings Close the city below the city. When you feel like breakfast, lunch, or dinner you will find a full range of restaurants, bars, and coffee outlets offering a range of worldwide menus, just outside your door. When night time comes within easy reach are all of Edinburgh's 9 Theatres and Cinemas and at the weekend the local nightclub is open.
- Calendar last updated:
- 21 Jan 2019
Hello I am Michelle, I am married to Mark, a Mum of four children, a Grandmother of two and a busy homemaker. My husband comes from Edinburgh while I am from South Wales and lived in Edinburgh most of my life, a city that I love. I have always enjoyed being a mum and making a comfortable home for my family, a skill that I am able to transfer to hosting Auld Reekie's Nook to ensure that you have a welcoming, comfortable stay with that feeling of family care.
Michelle purchased this Apartment in 2017
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date. 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
Quaint small apt. close to the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle
We only had a short 2 night stay but found the apartment suited all of our needs. Very close to the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle (Approx. 15-20 minute leisurely walk). The apt. was recently renovated and very nicely decorated. Michelle the owner addressed any concerns immediately and was very friendly and courteous. My wife and I would definitely stay here again if we returned to the Edinburgh area.
Thank you Jack. It was a pleasure hosting you and I hope you are able to return :)
Absolutely fantastic apartment, ideally situated!
We have just returned from a few nights away for the fringe festival and couldn't be happier with our choice of accommodation!! Michelle was lovely, kept in good contact from the moment of booking to meeting us on the first day to talk us through where to find everything in the apartment and how to use it. There was everything you needed. The little touches with the biscuits, wine even milk and cans of coke were so lovely and unexpected. We felt at home straight away. The location is ideal only a 10 min walk to grassmarket and 15 mins to the royal mile, absolutely perfect! Had an absolute ball, hoping to come back again and stay in the apartment as we couldn't have asked for more, thank you!
Thank you so much it was an absolute pleasure having you all stay and I look forward to seeing you again :)
Immaculate throughout and all the comforts of your own home.
Really enjoyed staying at the property. I would definitely recommend it to friends and family. A great location with easy access to so many good restaurants and pubs. Also really easy to get to pretty much the whole of the city.
Thank you very much. It was a pleasure hosting you and I would recommend you to any host :)
Wonderful apartment in great location
My wife and I recently traveled to Edinburgh and found this wonderful apartment right near Old Town and all the great sites. It's a very short walk to the Royal Mile, Edinburgh Castle, and several other great sites and shopping. There are conveniently located coffee shops and grocery stores for you to stock up with snacks and foods as needed and the apartment had everything we needed. Michelle was a great host and met us at the apartment to talk about the location and give recommendations on things to do. Highly recommend staying here and you can walk or do a short Uber/cab to everything you'll want to see in Edinburgh.
Jon and Kim
Thank you so much Jon. It was a pleasure meeting you both. You were perfect guests and I look forward to seeing you again :)
Very comfortable and attractive little apartment! Walking distance to Edinburgh castle.
We enjoyed our stay very much. The flat is cleverly and comfortably fitted out. Has everything you need. Excellent wifi. I would stay again in a hearbeat.
Thank you. It was an absolute pleasure meeting you and your daughter and I thank you for looking after my apartment so well. I would be delighted to welcome you back again anytime :)
Wunderbare Unterkunft in Edinburgh!
Tolle Lage - Grassmarket innerhalb weniger Minuten zu Fuß zu erreichen. Liebevoll eingerichtet, sehr nette Gastgeberin! Bad & WC etwas klein, aber damit konnten wir sehr gut leben.