What The Dickins: Independent Shops

Meet Maison de Moggy – Scotland’s First Cat Café
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If you’re looking for a little romance this February – look no further than Maison de Moggy – where you’re guaranteed to fall in love at this award-winning cat café! Maison de Moggy first opened in Stockbridge in early 2015 as Scotland’s first cat café. Just a few months later,…

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5 of Edinburgh’s Best Shops for Chocolate Lovers
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Is there anything more indulgent than treating yourself to a decadent bar of your favourite chocolate? Or perhaps you prefer your chocolate in the form of a scoop of rich ice cream or maybe as a warm chocolate sauce drizzled over a hot waffle… Just thinking about that first bite has got…

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Our Homes from Home – Carlton Street, Stockbridge
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From the moment you step down the steps to this one bedroom home on Carlton Street, you will know you’re staying somewhere very special. You’ll also understand why it’s in our Most Loved Collection. Our Most Loved Homes are those that get consistently glowing feedback from the guests who stay…

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Meet Golden Hare Books – A Unique Independent Bookshop
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Edinburgh has seen a recent resurgence of local bookshops, which is certainly a boon for the UNESCO City of Literature. What better time is there to curl up with a good book than on these chilly winter days? If you’re unsure of what your next read will be or where…

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Our Homes from Home – Great King Street, New Town
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If Great King Street were a suit, it would be elegantly tailored from Savile Row. It’s wider than any other street in this part of the Georgian New Town, giving space to appreciate the architecture – and there’s lots to appreciate. There are beautifully symmetrical pediment buildings in the centre…

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