About this listing
Perfect location to explore Edinburgh by foot.
Between the Palace of Holyrood and the Castle and less than 10min from Waverley train station and Princes Street.
You can self-check in anytime from 2pm.
Secondary glazing ensure tranquil nights.
1 bedroom flat situated in the heart of the Royal Mile. Less than 7 minutes walking distance from the Waverley train station and the Airport bus stop.
The property situated on the 3rd floor (NO LIFT) comprises of:
* 1 Large double bedroom: 1 double bed and one single bed.
The bedroom is at the back of the High Street with secondary glazing to ensure peaceful nights.
* 1 Kitichen/ Living room with a SOFABED, electric cooker, oven, toaster, fridge/freezer, washing machine, micro wave, iron & iron board, hair dryer, etc.
There is secondary glazing in the bedroom and living-room.
* 1 small shower room
* 1 separate toilet
* Free WI-FI access
* 37 inch TV with SKY
* Tea, coffee, sugar, milk provided
* Guide books & maps
* Included all bed linen & towels, shower gel, shampoo & conditioner.
* A phone is available in the flat to your own use : you can make landline calls only to UK and Europe for free or to contact me anytime.
Opposite the Radisson Blu Hotel, our flat is situated 7 minutes walking distance from Waverley train station and the Airport bus stop, halfway between Holyrood Palace and Edinburgh Castle, in the very heart of Edinburgh's exciting city centre, on the historical Royal Mile.
It is the perfect location.
August is the busiest month with:
The Edinburgh International Festival,
Fringe Festival and the Edinburgh Film festival when the city comes alive with it's many theatre's, street performers, round-the-clock street and venue entertainment.
The highlight for many is the Edinburgh Tattoo with it's amazing fireworks display finale on certain nights.
The flat is just minutes from The Queen's official Scottish residence the Palace of Holyrood, The Museum of Scotland, The Scottish Parliament and the famous shops of Princes Street.
St. Giles' Cathedral - 0.2 km / 0.1 mile
National Museum of Scotland - 0.4 km / 0.3 mile
National Gallery of Scotland - 0.5 km / 0.3 mile
Princes Street Gardens - 0.6 km / 0.4 mile
Edinburgh Castle - 0.7 km / 0.4 mile
Arthur's Seat - 1.1 km / 0.7 mile
Edinburgh Airport is 10km's away, about a 15 minute taxi drive or 30 minutes by bus while Edinburgh Waverley train station is two blocks away.
There are restaurants, pubs, supermarkets and buses just 5 minutes from the flat.
This is a no smoking property and not suitable for pets or NO PARTIES.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need any further information.
Interaction with Guests
You can contact me anytime: there is a phone in the flat.
From the airport:
Take the bus AirLink N°100. It is a 30 minutes journey.
The cost is £7 return (open).
Stop at Waverley Train Station ( last stop).
The nearest car park will be at the Radisson Blu Hotel on Blackfriars street and it will cost you £19 per day.
On street parking is free between 6:30pm to 8:30am otherwise it will cost you £2.40 per hour with a maximum of 4 hours stay.
You can park on High Street, Blackfriars Street St Mary's street or Cockburn street.
At the train station (Waverly train station) you can leave your luggage at Left Luggage/ Excess Baggage and they are open from 07:00am to 11pm seven days a week, on platform 2 near the Calton Road entrance. Cost: £7 per day.
It is a residential property and I would be grateful if you could please respect our neighbours and keep the noise at a reasonable level.
Keep the flat clean and tidy.
Wash your dishes.
Take off your shoes when entering the flat.
Thank you very much.