Our flat is part of a typical Edinburgh tenement, close to the capital's main attractions in an up & coming area in the east of the city that is popular with young professionals and families. It makes an excellent base for weekend shopping trips, Edinburgh festivals & new year / hogmanay breaks.
There's a mini supermarket, cafes, bakeries and other shops adjacent to the flat.
Nearby attractions (within 15 minutes walking time):
Holyrood Palace & Park, Canongate (Royal Mile), Omni Centre, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Princes Street (East), George Street (East) & the Old Town.
Within 30mins walking time:
Edinburgh Castle, National Museum of Scotland, Princes Street (West), George Street (West) and the Royal Botanic Garden.
Many other shops, cafes, bars, galleries & museums are also within easy reach and Waverley train station is a 20min walk / 5min bus ride away.
The double bedroom is large (over 180 sq feet / 16.7 sq metres), plus there's a walk-in wardrobe offering lots of storage space. The living room is also a good size and there's a modern kitchen with washing machine. The small bathroom has a brilliant power shower (with unlimited hot water!).
The flat is situated on the 1st floor of a traditional tenement building (no lift) and has been tastefully modernised, but retains many period features. There's free wireless internet and a hairdryer, towels & sheets will be provided.
Transport links are great. Parking on our street is free (a rare thing in Edinburgh!), there's an airport bus that stops on Easter Road, right next to the flat and Edinburgh Waverley train station is 20 mins walk away, or 5 mins by bus / taxi. A taxi from Edinburgh airport costs approx. £25 and a taxi from the train station costs around £7 in busy traffic.