All Dickins lovely homes in Edinburgh are self catering and Dickins offers some of the finest and most affordable self catering Edinburgh accommodation which can be booked for stays from three nights to several months with prices to suit all budgets. All kitchens are fully equipped so that you can always cook at home and if cooking isn’t your thing, we’ll let you know all the best places to eat in your neighbourhood. Our homes are hand picked by our lovely team, beautifully furnished and cleaned to 5* hotel standards by our excellent housekeepers. Our Edinburgh self catering homes are located in all the best areas too with easy access to the Edinburgh city centre, the royal mile, princes street gardens and Edinburgh castle. We offer exclusive self catering Edinburgh accommodation in the heart of the city providing you an unbeatable home away from home expereince when visiting Edinburgh.


Dickins loves homes and by booking self catering apartments in Edinburgh through us, you’ll get to stay in a home and live like a local. If you haven’t stayed in Edinburgh before. we know the beautiful city like the back of our hand and we’ll share our knowledge with you, so you’ll get to know what’s going on in Edinburgh better than locals do! Our blog is an invaluable guide to the city. We can easily find you a self catering apartment in a central location only a short walk from princes street and old town of Edinburgh. No other agent can offer the quality self catering Edinburgh accommodation that we can.

Thank you for being so accommodating to us at such short notice – your support was everything we were looking for and love about warm Edinburgh hospitality.

Louis de R


At Dickins, the longer you stay, the less you pay, so if you’re staying with us for between 4 and 10 weeks, you’ll receive a 20% discount and if you stay for 10 weeks or more you’ll receive a 25% discount. If you search our homes using dates, then you’ll get an exact price for your stay which includes these discounts. We offer great flexibility too, so you’ll be able to extend your stay in the capital city if you need to as long as the home you’re staying in is available.


There are many great things about renting a self catering Edinburgh apartment with Dickins but we think the best is that you get to feel at home. We hand pick our homes to feel homely. We’ve tried to think about what makes you feel at home, so if you want to bring your dog we have dog friendly apartments If you’re bringing a car, then we have apartments with parking and if you need family accommodation we can help you too. We’re lucky to look after some amazing homes, so have a look at our luxury apartments and houses and follow this link to find our most loved homes.

Just a wee note to say a huge thank you for recommending the house. It was as you described just out of this world!! We loved every minute of it especially the fire and the beds were incredible please can you tell me where you get the bedding and duvets? We almost wished our weekend away to get home to get into bed!!

Heather H


Our prices include WiFi, linen and towels, council tax and reasonable use of gas and electricity, so you just need to bring your suitcase and laptop, unpack and relax. If you’d like housekeeping during your stay, we can arrange that (for an extra charge.) Our kitchens will be fully equipped so that you can cook at home if you’d like to – our homes are self catering after all and there are some amazing independent food shops and farmer’s markets in Edinburgh to make the most of or you might prefer to eat out and we’ll let you know where’s great.