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West Bow (Victoria St) just off Royal Mile

49 reviews
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
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The prices displayed are purely indicative for this property, please get in touch for an accurate quotation. West Bow is in the heart of the World Heritage site of the Old Town of Edinburgh. This truly magnificent 2nd floor apartment is located on the famous & much photographed West Bow/Victoria Street of Edinburgh. It is only 150 metres from entrance to Edinburgh Castle at the top of the Royal Mile. The apartment is only a few minutes walk from many other major Edinburgh attractions such as the Royal Scottish Museum and the National Gallery of Scotland. There is also a copious amount of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops in the immediate area. This apartment is furnished and decorated to a very high standard and is an extremly comfortable base for your visit to Edinburgh and Scotland. LOU...The prices displayed are purely indicative for this property, please get in touch for an accurate quotation. West Bow is in the heart of the World Heritage site of the Old Town of Edinburgh. This truly magnificent 2nd floor apartment is located on the famous & much photographed West Bow/Victoria Street of Edinburgh. It is only 150 metres from entrance to Edinburgh Castle at the top of the Royal Mile. The apartment is only a few minutes walk from many other major Edinburgh attractions such as the Royal Scottish Museum and the National Gallery of Scotland. There is also a copious amount of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops in the immediate area. This apartment is furnished and decorated to a very high standard and is an extremly comfortable base for your visit to Edinburgh and Scotland. LOUNGE/DRAWING ROOM: This is a wonderful large room provides marvellous views of the famour Victoria Terrace which runs above the West Bow & Victoria Street. The room consists of two sofas (one of which converts to a comfortable double bed), A beautiful Victorian fireplace with a gas coal effect fire provides additional heat to the electric central heating and creates a wonderful ambience in the room. A widescreen lcd tv with approximately 30 digital channels and a DVD player are provided for your enjoyment. The room has fully operational working shutters and heavy curtains to aid a good nights sleep if the sofa bed is in use. BEDROOM: This is a lovely double bedroom with a window also overlooking the Victoria Terrace. A 5ft (1.52 m) wide double bed with two bedside tables, a large built in wardrobe provide ample storage space for your possessions. There is also a wall mounted lcd tv to watch whilst you relax with a morning cup of tea. This room also has fully working shutters and heavy curtains to aid a good nights sleep. KITCHEN: The kitchen has a large window overlooking Victoira Terrace and the street below. It is equipped with cutlery & crockery for up to four people. It has a glass table with four chairs to enjoy meals at. It is also fully equipped with an oven & hob, microwave and washer/dryer for clothes SHOWER ROOM: A walk in shower is provided, wc and basin. Additional information: * Complimentary tea, coffee and milk are provided for your arrival. * Street parking is available but is expensive, various longer term parking solutions can be given. * The airport bus drop off point and main railway station are 10 minutes walk. Restrictions: * No smoking is allowed within the apartment. * This second floor flat will be unsuitable for some people with disabilities as there are only stairs. * No lift is available.More
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Edinburgh SC (Self Catering) Ltd
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2009
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Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

This was a fab apartment and in a great location. I had been to Edinburgh before and aware this was a busy location. BUT I did not know of the nightclub 3 doors Down from the apartment building. Which in itself wasn't noisy just the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank PrestonAlivic
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful location, perfect for historical and shopping parts of the city. Really large, clean and well furnished apartment, spotless and well maintained.

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Andy O
escadmin, VR Owner at West Bow (Victoria St) just off Royal Mile, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2016

Thank you for leaving a review for West Bow and glad to hear it contributed a good trip to Edinburgh. Regards, Glenn ESC Ltd

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place is fantastic! Great location, clean, everything we could want and more. Beautifully decorated, comfortable, super kitchen and on an street adjacent to the Royal Mile. The place we stayed in was not as pictured, but we liked it even better. Everything is in...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank LisaMac4
escadmin, VR Owner at West Bow (Victoria St) just off Royal Mile, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you for finding the time to leave a review and indicate how important the West Bow apt contributed to a successful trip to Edinburgh. Regards Glenn ESC Ltd

Reviewed 19 October 2016

We were quite pleased with the location. It is a very short walk from the Castle and the Royal Mile. There are plenty of shops and restaurants nearby. A lot of the bus tours start within walking distance of here. The bed and living room...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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escadmin, VR Owner at West Bow (Victoria St) just off Royal Mile, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you for finding the time to leave a review for the West Bow apt and that there many aspects that contributed to a successful trip to Edinburgh. The city centre location can cause noise pollution issues and we will consider ways to mitigate this....More

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I was very pleased with where this was located. Right in the heart of Old Town. A great spot for a couple or family of four. It was comfy, bathroom is tiny. You do have to climb up a about twenty stairs. The only downfall...More

Date of stay: September 2016
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escadmin, VR Owner at West Bow (Victoria St) just off Royal Mile, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thank you for finding the time to leave a review for the West Bow apartment. It is always good to know that there were many aspects that assisted with a successful trip to Edinburgh. It can be a busy street and noise pollution can be...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Cooker
DVD Player
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Iron
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Fireplace
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