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Nicolson Apartments

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Came up for a business meeting and decided to stay in apartment.. as we came out of work hours we had to pick up keys from a different venue than the office. Was relatively simple and straight forward.. The apartment was nice, clean and perfect...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

I will leave the best for last so I will start with the things which I didn't like so much. The apartment itself was smaller than expected and actually smaller than advertised on the booking website. Although advertised at 85 sqm, we estimate that the...More

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Response from StGilesAptsEdinburgh, Manager at Nicolson ApartmentsResponded 8 December 2017

Dear Claudiu, thank you for taking the time to share your experience in an online forum but we are a little surprised by your comments. Our Nicolson Deluxe apartments offer two double bedrooms, a modern bathroom, living room with dining area and a fully equipped...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

We stayed in one of the upper floor apartments in West Nicholson Street. It was a touch small but well fitted and comfortable. The location is good, within ten to fifteen minutes walk of the University buildings, main shopping area and many of the tourist...More

Thank Patrick101215
Response from StGilesAptsEdinburgh, Manager at Nicolson ApartmentsResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Patrick, we appreciate you taking the time to leave feedback on your recent stay in our Nicolson Apartments. Each of these stylish self-contained properties offers bedrooms with Egyptian cotton linen and plenty of storage space as well as a fully equipped kitchen, modern bathroom...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Location of the apartment was excellent. Very close to sightseeing and city centre. Approximately a 10 minute walk and that was with a young child. Plenty of shops, supermarkets and restaurants just minutes away. The apartment itself was modern and in very good condition. We...More

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Response from StGilesAptsEdinburgh, Manager at Nicolson ApartmentsResponded 24 November 2017

Dear SdGallagher, thank you for leaving feedback on your recent stay with Nicolson Apartments. Located within easy walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile, Princes Street and major transport links these self-catering properties offer the ideal home away from home in the heart of...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Great alternative to a hotel, especially if you have kids. Perfect location with car parking close by. For supplies there is a Sainsbury’s and Tesco within 3-4 min walk. Plenty of cafes/restaurants close by too. Easy to find and instructions perfect if picking up keys...More

Thank Jolizshe
Response from StGilesAptsEdinburgh, Manager at Nicolson ApartmentsResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Jolizshe, thank you for sharing your experience in an online forum. At Apartments Edinburgh we offer self-catering accommodation in the heart of the city for the same rate as a standard hotel room. Each luxury self-catering apartment offers comfortable bedrooms with Egyptian cotton linen,...More

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US$ 89 - US$ 430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 89 - US$ 430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around
university buildings in Southside, the sort of
neighbourhood that supports a long string of
second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for
just a few pounds. In August the student population is
replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here
for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and
arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
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29 March 2016|
Response from Shehbaz S | Property representative |
We offer 39 apartments and the parking options differ for each. Can you please email us via infoATapts-edinburgh. co. uk or call us on 0131 477 3680 and we can advise on the best options for your booking.
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"first or second floor as no elevator"
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"Better to choose the 2 bedroom apartments instead of the studios. Not comfortable at all"
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"Look at all the reviews and location of the different apartments of this company"
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"Avoid apartment 2 unless you are younger and going clubbing. Note there's no en-suite"
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