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Lovely apartment set in a beautiful park within easy reach of the city centre

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Edinburgh, Scotland
Stunning upper ground 2-bedroom apartment with parking which can sleep up to 6.

Situated in Colinton Village, a conservation village and childhood home of poet, Robert Louis Stevenson.

The apartment is nestled in a lovely park on the banks of The Water of Leith. A truly peaceful haven and perfect base to explore Edinburgh.

Only 20 mins by bus or car to the city centre.
Only 15 minutes drive from the Airport or get an airport bus which stops just a few minutes walk from the apartment!

The building was originally a 17th century mill building and was incorporated in 1773 into an Adam-style mansion which was the home of snuff manufacturer and philanthropist, James Gillespie. Converted into separate apartments some years ago, our apartment is on the upper ground floor and entered via a dual aspect staircase which faces the park....
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Listing #HL8926219
About the Owner
Ginny H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2017
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You will have soul use of the apartment during your stay but you can contact us at any time if you need any information.
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely superb flat in a tranquil,peaceful setting. Probably the best holiday accommodation I have had!

Thank Sheila B
mail270, VR Owner at Lovely apartment set in a beautiful park within easy reach of the city centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review Sheila. We hope to welcome you back the next time you visit Edinburgh.

Reviewed 1 January 2018

This is a truly lovely spot. Beautifully decorated, well supplied, comfortable beds, bucolic setting, and most importantly (in my view) quiet. Seamless communication and check-in process, right beside walking path along the Water of Leith, good Wifi, good heating system (not insignificant in the winter...More

Thank pandurbud
mail270, VR Owner at Lovely apartment set in a beautiful park within easy reach of the city centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Many thanks for your kind review Kerrie, we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

This apartment is located in a serene park and we could hear the soothing sound of the Water of Leith which flows behind it. Great attention to detail in all the rooms and a thoughtful hospitality welcome pack was left for us. Anne and Nicola...More

1  Thank esvidya
Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

Many thanks for your kind review. Hope to see you again soon.

  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
The apartment is not suitable for very young children. No parties or events are permitted. We have neighbours above and below us so ask that guests be considerate. We would...
    1 Unknown type
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 4,675 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 28,052 / stay - Deposit
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The apartment is about 15 mins by taxi from Edinburgh Airport. An airport bus can bring you to within a few minutes walk of the apartment. The city centre is approximately 20 mins by bus.
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