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The Castle Snug

100 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
A Truly 'unique' property. Situated in the heart of the old town of Edinburgh only 200 metres from the world famous Edinburgh Castle is our historic apartment ' The Castle Snug ', whilst staying at the Castle Snug you will be perfectly located to experience everything that Edinburgh has to offer. This unique property is available from only £28 per person per night. The apartment, which is situated on ground level, is a studio featuring a Queen size bed which pulls out of the bookcase and a second Queen size bed located on the mezzanine level and prvides accommodation for 4 adults (a travel cot can be provided if requested ). The apartment is most suitable for: Honeymoons / Romantic breaks. Family holidays ( although small children require supervision due to mezzanine level ). Corporate acc...A Truly 'unique' property. Situated in the heart of the old town of Edinburgh only 200 metres from the world famous Edinburgh Castle is our historic apartment ' The Castle Snug ', whilst staying at the Castle Snug you will be perfectly located to experience everything that Edinburgh has to offer. This unique property is available from only £28 per person per night. The apartment, which is situated on ground level, is a studio featuring a Queen size bed which pulls out of the bookcase and a second Queen size bed located on the mezzanine level and prvides accommodation for 4 adults (a travel cot can be provided if requested ). The apartment is most suitable for: Honeymoons / Romantic breaks. Family holidays ( although small children require supervision due to mezzanine level ). Corporate accommodation. The Tattoo / concerts on the Castle Esplanade. The perfect sightseeing location MORE INFORMATION: The apartment itself is steeped in history. Built around 1700, it was the home of writer James Boswell and in this very apartment he played host to Dr Samuel Johnson in the weeks leading up to the departure upon their ' Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland ' in the Autumn of 1773. The main living area features original exposed stone walls and cedar ceiling and is sumptuously furnished with oxblood leather chesterfield seating and footstools alongside a Jotul cast iron stove.Should you choose to dine 'at home', there is a fully equipped kitchen and a small dining area seating four. The bathroom is fully tiled and has a full size bath with a Mira Sport 10.8kw instant shower over. The apartment is strictly no smoking and pets are not permitted. More
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Brian C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2013
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Reviewed 24 February 2019 via mobile

This was our second visit to the Castle Snug, one adult, one teen, two children. I was afraid it wouldn’t be as wonderful as I remembered but I had nothing to fear. Excellent location, and a truly one of a kind stay. Children love the...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Ladydaly
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2018

Love the location, tucked away from the Main Street, but in the heart of the city. The second time I have stayed there, loved every moment. So much to see and do, also so many places to eat and drink. Within walking distance of Waverley...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Lesley W
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Date of stay: September 2018
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Owners were extremely helpful in making stay perfect. Apartment was very well equipped & had character. Ideal location for all main Edinburgh attractions.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Margaret R
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Washer
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Good Nightlife
Microwave
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
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