Sitting on the first floor, this apartment feels special as soon as you open the front door. The location on St Mary's Street is fantastic. St Mary's Street is charming and has some great boutiques and restaurants and yet the Royal Mile and so many of Edinburgh best tourist attractions are right on the doorstep too.
The owners regularly use the apartment too and it has been lovingly set up as their home from home. You are going to love it here too! There's something wonderfully grown up and luxurious about the space. A child free zone in which to kick back and relax. The bedroom has double doors which can open the room up into the wonderful sitting room. There are Matisse and Picasso prints on the walls. The sitting room is a haven. There are comfy sofas, a chaise longue sitting by shelves crammed with books you'd like to read and a music system to waft something classical into the air. The floors throughout are polished wood. The kitchen feels surprisingly enormous and is fully equipped if you'd like to cook at home. The dining table seats six comfortably. As you'd imagine in a kitchen with maps... Read the full description
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At Dickins, the longer you stay the less you pay. We offer a 20% discount when you book for between 4 and 10 weeks and a 25% discount when you book for 10 weeks or longer. These discounts are calculated when you select your dates.
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This apartment is right in the centre of the Old Town and so you should expect some city noise.
Over the Festival a whole month booking is preferred in this property.
24 hour cool-off period: Providing you book more than fourteen days before the start of your stay, you can cancel your booking within 24 hours of making it and we will refund 100% of any charges.
Cancelling after the booking is confirmed: Once a confirmation of booking has been issued to you via email by Dickins, you are responsible for the total price detailed. If you need to cancel, Dickins will try to relet the period for you and if they are successful, you will be reimbursed with the value of the relet less a £75 + VAT charge. If they are not able to relet the period, you will be responsible for the full rental cost. It may be a good idea to make sure you have travel insurance which covers cancellation.
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The Old Town is so jam packed with things to do, it is hard to describe in a paragraph. For us The Old Town runs from Mound Place and Market Street to Bristo Square and from Lothian Road to The Palace of Holyroodhouse.
Edinburgh Castle dominates the skyline of Edinburgh, sitting magnificently as it does looking out over the city. It can be seen from miles around. Listen out for the One O’clock gun every day. The massively popular Edinburgh Military Tattoo plays to thousands here each festival. The Camera Obscura will delight both adults and children alike, as will The National Museum of Scotland. Following a major refurbishment, the museum is world class. Greyfriar’s Bobby keeps watch across the road and a wander around the churchyard of Greyfriars Kirk is fascinating and potentially spooky. If you are a sucker for a ghost story, Mary King’s Close is guaranteed to make you scream and there are many ghost tours starting on the High Street. St Giles Cathedral rises magnificently above the Royal Mile and all the closes that run off it are well worth a day exploring. The Palace of Holyroodhouse, The Queen’s Official Residence in Edinburgh, is stunning and sits opposite The Scottish Parliament.Read More