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City Centre, Castle, Shops, Theatre.

Helen User Profile

City Centre, Castle, Shops, Theatre.

4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
Sparkling clean
5 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

This delightful ground floor flat is the ideal spot for exploring Edinburgh.
Close to shops, café bars, pubs, theatres, restaurants as well as Edinburgh University.
Walk to Parliament Building, The Castle, Arthur's Seat, Dynamic Earth, Camera Obscura and well as The National Gallery and a number of other points of interest.
The train station and the tram are within close walking distance from the flat.


Hair dryer
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Step-free access to the bedroom


49 Reviews

Alex User Profile
August 2018
Very central to the city, perfect walking distance to most of Edinburgh. Full kitchen, washer and dryer, which was necessary after a week+ of traveling. The host was lovely to deal with, and made sure everything was top shape daily. Great experience
Helen User Profile
Response from Helen:
Thank you Alex. If you pass this way again on your travels you have my number, drop me a message as you would be welcome to come back anytime.
August 2018
Levi User Profile
December 2017
Helen's place is a lovely little flat in a great location in Edinburgh. The neighborhood is charming with restaurants, bakeries and pubs right around the corner. It takes about 10-15 minutes walking to get to the old town. Helen is a great host and super communicative. Checking…
Ella User Profile
November 2016
Helen is an excellent host. She met us at the flat before check-in so that we could drop off our bags & explore. She gave wonderful recommendations of things to do that would steer us off the overtly tourist-y course. The flat was larger than we expected & everything was in immac…
Pamela User Profile
September 2016
Helen was great to communicate with & greeted us with a warm welcome, The house was very clean & in a great location. You can walk to Waverley station in 15 minutes max & all other Edinburgh attractions.
Sam User Profile
August 2016
We enjoyed a lovely stay at this flat. Would highly recommend to anyone!
Jonathan User Profile
July 2016
Helen is a delightful person and host. The apartment was wonderful and perfectly located to walk to nearly everywhere. I especially enjoyed and suggest The Manna House Bakery just on Easter Road. I would recommend this place to anyone and would happily stay here again.
Joanna User Profile
July 2016
Helen was extremely kind and accommodating. The flat was very clean and spacious. Location was great!

Hosted by Helen

Perth, United KingdomJoined in June 2014
Helen User Profile
302 Reviews
Helen is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi, I am a retired teacher who enjoys the outdoors and the good Scottish air. Art galleries and the theatre are where you might find me if I am not walking the dog, visiting family or friends or flying off on an adventure. I am a registered landlady in Scotland and enjoy welcom…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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