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“Spacious and comfortable stay”
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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Edinburgh, Scotland

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tikikim12...
Walnut Creek, California
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Spacious and comfortable stay”
Reviewed 9 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

If you are looking to stay right on the Royal Mile and near the castle, this is an excellent option. Of all 3 properties we rented on our Great Britain tour, we slept the best in this one. The beds are VERY comfortable. The master bed is large (American "Queen" size), and the room stays nice and dark and very quiet. The room with the 2 twin beds was perfect for my teen boys. They had plenty of space and found the room to be dark and very quiet as well. The living room is really large with 2 nice big leather sofas, plenty of lamps, modern TV, dining table and windows. The kitchen and baths are very small, but that's ok, they are completely modern and in excellent working order. My only wish was that that the washing machine also had a drying function. We ended up handing our laundry all around the heaters and one hanging rack. Note: you have to ascend 2 flights of stairs, and one is curvy and a bit tricky with luggage (no elevator option). But then again, you have to climb up and down steps to get around the Royal Mile and Old Town Ediburgh anyhow.

Date of stay: June 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
31 Jul 2017
I am glad that you found the apartment comfortable and enjoyed your stay in Edinburgh. I am sorry that we do not have a tumble dryer, I do appreciate that this would make guests stay easier when washing / drying clothes. The apartment simply does not have the space for one.I will add an extra clothes horse for drying clothes.
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, the only way we can improve is if guests let us know what is important to them.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
DebraS102...
Santa Clarita, California
2 reviews
“Perfect location & accomodation!!”
Reviewed 26 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We spent 4 nites at this wonderful apartment located next to Edinburgh Castle and in walking distance to lots to see & do. Many restaurants are close-by and the apartment is clean, well-equipped & comfortable. There were 4 adults in our group and we had plenty of room & privacy. I highly recommend this very lovely apartment. If I ever return to Edinburgh, I will try to stay here again! Debra

Date of stay: June 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
31 Jul 2017
Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. I would love to welcome you back sometime.Very happy that you enjoyed your stay.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Ambassado...
Tralee, Ireland
1 review
“Wonderful location, great apartment”
Reviewed 16 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Lovely apartment, spacious, spotless and modern. Location beside Castle and Royal Mile was great. Near lots of other attractions also, Greyfriars, National Museum, Camera Obscure and the Edinburgh Whiskey Tours nearby. Lots of restaurants also in area. Mary left milk, juice and other supplies for our arrival which was really appreciated. We did not leave Edinburgh until the afternoon on the day we left and Mary kindly let us leave our bags at the apartment for a while. Would love to visit Edinburgh again and would definitely like to return here to stay.

Date of stay: June 2017
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
31 Jul 2017
Glad that you enjoyed the apartment and the location. Thank you for leaving such a lovely review.
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
terrid123...
San Francisco, California
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great stay”
Reviewed 11 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017

This apartment is nicely located to visit the important areas in Edinburgh. The owner is absolutely lovely and very helpful.
The linens are wonderful as are the towels.
Coffee, tea and cookies as well as milk and juice to get us started!
We would definitely recommend a stay!

Date of stay: June 2017
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
16 Jun 2017
Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay in Edinburgh and that you found the apartment comfortable .
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Diverdoon
Kihei, Hawaii
Level 6 Contributor
165 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“Location Location”
Reviewed 1 June 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We a family of 6 stayed at this lovely apt. it fit the bill of exploring The Royal mile. It was steps from the Castle and meters from a great little pub The Castle Arms with good food ,drinks and service. We were met upon arrival by Mary and all questions were answered and tips given. Thx Mary see you again

Date of stay: May 2017
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Management Response
4 Jun 2017
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I am glad that you all enjoyed the location of the apartment and your time in Edinburgh.
I would love to welcome you back sometime
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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