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Shell's Skyline, next door to Edin Uni/OldTown

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Shell's Skyline, next door to Edin Uni/OldTown

Private room in apartment
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 shared bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 shared bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

Perfectly centred for Edinburgh attractions, Old Town. Comfortable, sunny 3rd apartment, no lift, the building is circa the 1790s. Lovely double room. Flat situated between National Museum of Edinburgh and The University of Edinburgh, close to the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town. View of local Volcano from the kitchen window seat. Safe, friendly and popular neighbourhood, for locals, tourists and university students. Close to shops, bars, restaurants, banks, post office, cash machines.


Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed



7 reviews
Ana User Profile
August 2019
Michelle was one of the best hosts I’ve ever had! She was so helpful with local tips and good conversation. Her place was spacious and super clean. I will for sure stay with Michelle again when I go back to Scotland!
Ranger User Profile
June 2019
Michelle is super nice and accommodating! The space is nice and location is perfect.
Michelle User Profile
Response from Michelle:
Aww, many thanks, delighted that you enjoyed your wee holiday in Edinburgh and the flat. Good luck with the rest of your studies. :-)
June 2019
Steven User Profile
June 2019
Great place in a great location for old town, new town, and hiking. Great communication and friendliness!
Michelle User Profile
Response from Michelle:
Really enjoyed your company, hope you have a great rest of your holidays and good luck with the job on return.
June 2019
Daniele User Profile
August 2019
Michelle is a friendly and helpfull host. The place is very well located, we were able to walk anywhere in old city (and even some locations in new city). The room is big and have enough space for storage. I definitely recomend it.
Lachlan User Profile
August 2019
Wonderful stay, perfect location, very helpful host!
Maria User Profile
August 2019
Perfect for Edinburgh in general & Fringe in particular! So central and very close to major Fringe venues, buses and cafes & bars takeaways and Late opening supermarkets! Top floor views over a garden square but still with lots of life and you felt right in the middle of the…
Michelle User Profile
Response from Michelle:
Many thanks, Maria and Barry, you were just like having friends over, very personable, really enjoyed your visit with me. Hope all was good when you got home. :-)
August 2019
Rosamund User Profile
June 2019
Michelle was a wonderful host and very keen to help and look after us. She stayed up to let us check in after we caught a late train. The room was clean and comfortable and in the perfect location for the centre of town. A very easy walk to many different sights. Thank you for…
Michelle User Profile
Response from Michelle:
It was great meeting you both, really enjoyed having you to stay. Loved our chats :-)
June 2019

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Athlone, IrelandJoined in March 2015
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14 Reviews
Keen hillwalker, completed completely the 32 counties in Ireland and just completed the St James Camino August 2016 :-) Enjoy sailing Love taking photos of interesting food.
Interaction with guests
Check-In 19.00-22.00 pm Check-Out 10.00 am A secure buzzer entry system No Lift Access/3rd Floor
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 7PM - 9PM
Checkout: 10AM
7PM - 9PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events