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A busy street lined with shops, historic monuments and restaurants.
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53 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2DG, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
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Reviewed yesterday

Spent a couple of hours here enjoying my last day in Scotland. Lovely places and shops to make your shopping before leaving Scotland. After, take some coffee from one of the kiosks nearby enjoying the views

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Princess street in Edinburgh is truly a shopping extravaganza. Name the brands and you have it there. Nice place for the window shopper as well. Quite a few eateries and pubs around as well when you in the mood for some food or beers....More

Thank ArjunNair
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

full of whisky shops, nice cafes, restaurants and things to see. If you interested on getting some tours around Scotland you can check the tourism shops as well

Thank Aline d
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A great street for all of your shopping needs. Great street to access sites, & tours. Busy at rush hour. Use the crosswalks as lots of traffic bike riders, busses, trucks, tram.

Thank julie c
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is Edinburgh's "high street," where a wide variety of shops and restaurants are found. Loved the unobstructed, panoramic view of Edinburgh Castle. You will find many connections for your public transportation needs. One tartan shopkeeper shared with me "Princes Street" came to be--it was...More

Thank OregonExplorers4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the exit on Waverly train station you find Princes Street, a street that is near the old town, has all sorts of shopping venues including souvenir shops and a variety of restaurants... recommended

Thank EZ_Leb
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you exit Waverly train station on this side, you come up on Princes Street. It's a core thoroughfare as well as a key retail venue, going for quite a distance . From the West End to the Castle, Princes street has monuments, restaurants, shops...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend went to Primark yesterday around 8pm. We found what we were looking for and we went to cash till. The guy who was taking payment was really nice and helpful. The other one (in back clothes I guess supervisor?) With his...More

Thank anstaro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Prince’s Street has a ton of shopping and is one of the main thoroughfares in Edinburgh. There are a ton of stores both on and near it. One thing which sets it apart is the view of Edinburgh Castle across the street.

Thank AlexanderD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town for the Festival and this street has everything you could wish for. Great shopping on one side with Jenner's etc and great views of Edinburgh Castle and the Scott Monument on the other side. Well worth a visit in Edinburgh.

Thank George B
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Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
...More
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tomtsian
September 2, 2015|
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Response from Kobolt2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hallo Tomtisan, sicherlich findet man an der Princes Street viel Geschäfte, die Weltweit , bzw. in vielen Europäischen Ländern kennt. Dennoch findet man hier auch Geschäfte, die viele Schottische Produkte verkaufen. Bei so... More
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