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Greyfriars Bobby Apartment

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
3 nights minimum
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This self catering apartment is a second floor flat set in a historic building (built c1840) located by Greyfriars Church, Greyfriars Bobby, and the National Museum of Scotland. It is in a Listed Building within a Conservation Area and is part of Edinburgh's World Heritage Site. The accommodation has been refurbished to a high standard and comprises of an entrance hall, a living room with open fire, a fitted kitchen, a double bedroom, and a bathroom with a bath and walk in shower. There are working shutters and original features but with all modern conveniences. The apartment is located at the junction of Candlemaker row and George IV bridge and has unrestricted views of Greyfriars Kirk and churchyard from the kitchen and Greyfriars Bobby and the National Museum of Scotland from the bedr...This self catering apartment is a second floor flat set in a historic building (built c1840) located by Greyfriars Church, Greyfriars Bobby, and the National Museum of Scotland. It is in a Listed Building within a Conservation Area and is part of Edinburgh's World Heritage Site. The accommodation has been refurbished to a high standard and comprises of an entrance hall, a living room with open fire, a fitted kitchen, a double bedroom, and a bathroom with a bath and walk in shower. There are working shutters and original features but with all modern conveniences. The apartment is located at the junction of Candlemaker row and George IV bridge and has unrestricted views of Greyfriars Kirk and churchyard from the kitchen and Greyfriars Bobby and the National Museum of Scotland from the bedroom and living room. The flat is centrally located and close to many attractions, museums, pubs, restaurants and the meadows.More
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About the Owner
Axel T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2011
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

Very easy location to walk to many attractions. Well appointed apartment but perhaps consider installing double glazing to the lounge room window. Very noisy and vocal revellers passing by in the early hours. On the whole we enjoyed our stay

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Ann-maree T
Reviewed 19 August 2018

We stayed here for a week and chose it as the ideal base for a week's immersion in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The apartment was clean, comfortable and had great views to the rear (Greyfriar's Kirkyard) and front (Greyfriars Bobby and the National Museum). Bread,...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Cameron T
Axel T, VR Owner at Greyfriars Bobby Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Glad that you had an enjoyable visit to the festival, and thanks for visiting. Haste ye back :-)

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

This was an awesome apartment. The historic feel of the building made you feel right at home in this perfectly located accommodation. Axel was a huge help from start to finish. This was the first time we had used trip advisor for a booking. Trip...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Paul M
Axel T, VR Owner at Greyfriars Bobby Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Glad that you had an enjoyable time, and thanks for visiting. Haste ye back (as the Scots say...).

Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is one of the best short-term rentals we've ever stayed in, anywhere: well-appointed, well-equipped, clean, cosy (with a fire-place, even). Nice balance of period and contemporary features (the latter include state-of-the-art bathroom and kitchen). Centrally located in Edinburgh (Old Town), with plenty of restaurants...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank 501johanna
Axel T, VR Owner at Greyfriars Bobby Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

You are welcome to return anytime :-) Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay and liked the apartment. Thanks for visiting; wishing you happy travels...

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This apt is a great choice for Edinburgh. Very well located- a 10 minute walk to the university where we attended a conference, close to restaurants and all the Old Town sites. The apt is very well equipped- great bed, dishwasher, washing machine etc. The...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Ernie L
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Central Heating
Washer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Iron
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Good Nightlife
Microwave
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
The Greyfriars Bobby apartment is located in the heart of the city, and most city attractions are within walking distance. There are several restaurants and pubs close by, as well as theatres, cinemas and shopping.. The apartment is located at the junction of Candlemaker row and George IV bridge and has unrestricted views of Greyfriars Kirk and churchyard from the kitchen and Greyfriars Bobby and the National Museum of Scotland from the bedroom and living room. The flat is centrally located and close to many attractions, museums, pubs, restaurants and the meadows.
How to get there
There are several ways to get to Edinburgh by Air, Rail, Bus or Car. The flat is centrally located and a car is not required to get around the City centre.
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