What The Dickins: A Tale Of Edinburgh City

Edinburgh Homes to book now for Christmas and New Year

homes for Christmas

Christmas is such a wonderful time in Edinburgh, if you haven’t visited the beautiful city before, now would be an ideal time to book a Dickins home and have a December to remember! Or perhaps you already live in Edinburgh but fancy trying something new, like a staycation in the city. We have homes that are big enough to bring the family, are in the heart of the Christmas action or located in iconic Edinburgh scenes. And sometimes a home is all three! Keep reading to see our Edinburgh homes to book for Christmas.

We have curated a collection of homes which, lucky for you, are still available for Christmas and New Year and why they could make an ideal home from home.

Edinburgh Homes to get in the Christmas Spirit

Stockbridge is an ideal location if you are looking to be near all of the festivities but aren’t ready to live in it. Both of these homes below are situated in the legendary Edinburgh neighbourhood, where you’ll be a 15 minute walk from the Christmas Market on Princes Street. Inverleith Park is a great spot to watch the fireworks from too.

If any neighbourhood could warm you up to festive feelings, Stockbridge is it!

Carlton Terrace

Homes don’t come much more charming and homely than this flat in Carlton Street, Stockbridge. This one bedroom one bathroom home is ideal for a couple and will add a touch of luxury to your holiday with it’s high quality furnishings and quintessential location.

Dean Park Mews

Edinburgh homes for Christmas

Lovers of architecture and great coffee will delight in staying in this sleek, light filled Stockbridge studio. Quietly tucked away on Dean Park Mews, just around the corner from Inverleith Park. Guests can enjoy walking through the streets of Stockbridge as they make their way to Princes Street.

Stafford Street

However, if you are feeling fully festive you will love this luxury gem in the West End. Only a five minute walk to Princes Street, you can’t get much closer to the action with this wonderful home. One of our most ideal homes to book for Christmas!


Homes big enough to Bring the Family for Christmas

Christmas is a time where family spend time together, but sometimes it is not that simple. Why not rent a space where everyone can meet and switch off? As Dickins homes are self catering, you can still cook up a feast, or try one of the city’s Best Christmas Day Lunches. Both of these homes are located in the Marchmont/Brunstfield area, giving guests the opportunity to live like a local with many independent shops and a village atmosphere. Only a  25 minute walk to Princes Street.

Strathearn Road

Edinburgh Christmas

There’s a wonderfully relaxed, calm and artistic vibe about this three bedroom home in Marchmont. Large enough to sleep six, you can bring the whole family and enjoy the space. Located very close to the meadows, nipping out for fresh air between dinner courses is easy!

Leamington Place

Leamington Terrace is situated in a fabulous location directly opposite Bruntsfield Links. This top floor apartment sleeps 4, having been recently refurbished to a high standard. Guests absolutely love staying here. With a view of Edinburgh Castle from the Kitchen, the family won’t even need to leave home on Hogmanay to watch the spectacular fireworks!

Northumberland Street South East Lane

Tucked away privately on a cobbled lane behind Northumberland Street, this spacious flat is perfect to welcome a family. And as you can see, the kitchen would make for a perfect Christmas family feast!


Iconic Edinburgh Homes for Christmas

Edinburgh has many iconic views and locations throughout the city with such a distinguishable skyline. From the Castle, Royal Mile, Arthur’s Seat and beyond, Edinburgh has many iconic locations.

Lynedoch Place

Homes for Christmas

This lovely home is located on Lynedoch Place which is located on the south side of Dean Bridge. This is a great central location as Princes Street is moments away and the charming and much photographed Dean Village is a short walk away as is Stockbridge. Dean Village is iconic for it’s quiet village feel, while you are only a stone’s throw from the Christmas Market. Perfect if you’re looking to jump into the action over Christmas and New Year.

East Parkside


Look out of the window and you will see Arthur’s Seat! Recently refurbished by it’s caring owners, this is a lovely quiet home from home where you can wake up to the sound of birdsong with Arthur’s Seat on your doorstep. Our East Parkside home comfortably sleeps 4 and has parking access.

Marchmont Street

This lovely two bedroom home is in a brilliant location on Marchmont Street which is seconds away from The Meadows. The Meadows is Edinburgh’s favourite green space and is a great place to watch the fireworks from Edinburgh Castle.

A little something for everyone!

We have a wider selection of homes to book for Christmas available so please do have a look HERE and we hope you can enjoy a wonderful Christmas and Hogmanay in Edinburgh.

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