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Castle Lookout Apartment at Porteous Pend

Aileen is a superhost.

Castle Lookout Apartment at Porteous Pend

2 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the apartment to yourself.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
14 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Aileen is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Wow, just look at that view of Edinburgh Castle! Our apartment is right in the heart of the historical Old Town of Edinburgh, in an unbeatable and enviable location. Our beautiful, homely apartment is waiting to welcome up to 2 guests and provide you with all the amenities you need for a comfortable and memorable stay. A great choice of bars, cafes and restaurants are right on your doorstep and you'll love how easy it is to get around and explore Edinburgh’s most popular attractions.


Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



264 reviews
Quick responses
Stylish space
Sparkling clean
Ashley User Profile
November 2019
This place is PERFECT - especially for your first time in Edinburgh. Easy walking distance to all the magical sites, the decor makes you feel so at home in Scotland, and the view is just unbelievable. Read about the Grassmarket area before you go to get you jazzed about its…
Camille User Profile
October 2019
Right in the heart of absolutely everything, this perfect flat will not disappoint. We were so very close to all that we wanted to see and experience and were really surprised how close we were to the castle and The Royal Mile. My son and I stayed for a week and made use of all…
Jason User Profile
October 2019
Very well kept apartment and exactly as advertised. The views were really breathtaking and staying here meant you were really in the heart of Edinburgh. What an amazing place!
Shannon User Profile
October 2019
This apartment is in an excellent (Website hidden by Airbnb) is a very quick walk to many of the major tourist and Harry Potter spots. There are easy food options nearby, too. The apartment was clean and well equipped for our family of four's stay. We would recommend this…
Cheryl User Profile
September 2019
This place was exactly as advertised, and the view was amazing! The place was very clean, and Aileen was great at communicating specific instructions and responding quickly. The stairs could be a challenge for some, but if you’re able the view is worth it!
Natalie User Profile
September 2019
Awesome flat with great view!
Kevin User Profile
September 2019
The location and views from the apartment are incredible. Even better than the pictures! Aileen was a great host and was extremely responsive and hospitable. Highly recommended!

Hosted by Aileen

Edinburgh, United KingdomJoined in February 2014
Aileen User Profile
1132 Reviews
1 Reference
Aileen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I was born and bred in the heart of Scotland. It wasn't till I left Edinburgh for my 1st job did I realise what am amazing city it was. I look forward to welcoming you to one of my apartments and for you to see for yourselves the City of Edinburgh!
Interaction with guests
Keys will be in the key safe for you from 4pm. Bags can be dropped off from 11.15am letting you go off and enjoy Edinburgh till the apartment is ready for you. You will need to arrange a time for that. We don't have a separate space for storing luggage. So please understand that…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 4PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox
After 4PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events