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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped through Edinburgh on our U.K. trip and were looking for a more relaxing pace for that part of our trip. This apartment exceeded expectations and allowed for exactly what we wanted. Cozy and modern interiors, spacious rooms and great location. It even had a washing machine which was a pleasant surprise as we were expecting​...

Thank DavidHM_8888
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (two adults, one young child, one teenager) stayed here for a couple of nights in a two bed apartment. The apartment was spotless, a really good size, and in an excellent location. Just five or ten minutes' walk away is an superb play park (East Meadows, one of the top ten play parks in Edinburgh) with a wide range...

Thank Christopher_h H
Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here last weekend in a group of 12 with two apartments. The location is great, an easy 20 min walk into the centre and lots of bars/cafes close by. The apartments themselves are comfortable, spacious, well decorated, clean and modern and for the price it's well worth staying that little bit further out of town.

Thank Phil C
DH1310, Manager at Destination Edinburgh Southside Apartments, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking time to review our apartments and glad you had an enjoyable stay in Edinburgh!

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The apartment was fantastic clean,spacious and the little detail of having free WiFi and pots of milk in the fridge with tea coffee and sugar. We had a friendly welcome who told us everything we needed to know. Would definitely recommend

Thank Kerry M
DH1310, Manager at Destination Edinburgh Southside Apartments, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking time to provide feedback following your stay, glad you had a great time in Edinburgh

Reviewed 16 January 2017

4 of us stayed in this great 2 bedroom apartment in December, just in time to enjoy all the holiday decorations and markets. All amenities provided, kitchen and bath were great, all very clean, included a washing machine. Bus stop right outside, and only a few blocks away from the Royal Mile. Karl, the driver recommended by the apartment site,...

Thank 799arlettew
Banham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Fabulous place, huge, well equipped, centrally located and a dream place to stay. The apartment was warm and welcoming. My wife met the guy introducing the apartment to us as I was parking the car: he was very pleasant and accommodating. Close to lots of restaurants, shops and Arthur's seat. Would certainly come again. MANY THANKS!

Thank 33DominicC
Fort William, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

As they say you get what you pay for , but this is not true for these apartments. We stayed in nr. 3 with 4 people. It's huge and well equipped, a cozy warm place to come home to after a days shopping.It has all mod cons -good beds- complimentary coffee/tea/milk . In spite of it being on busy road...

Thank 10westcoast
Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Well appointed secure apartment in great area. Comfortable beds. Easily accessed by bus from the city centre. There are numerous very good pubs and restaurants nearby as well as various shops and supermarkets

Thank Gerry V
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Great apartment! We were 9 friends and everything was perfect. Big tidy rooms, lot of space for relaxing in the evening. The team was very kind. There is the possibility to store bagage after check-out. Located close to the city center, in front of the Airport's trams stop. If u need an apartment, check first this organisation because I think...

1Thank Franca L
Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Apartment was great, lots of space, good parking area, New Town is a good walk but buses in front of location. Restaurant Origano in Leith Walk makes best pizza, also glutenfree (delicious). Edinburgh Zoo is definately worth is visit!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choice of: 1, 2 or 3 Bedroom Apartments/Garden Apartments. Building was originally used as a Casino! All newly & beautifully refurbished to a high standard Inc: Plasma screens / Wi Fi etc. Still have many original features - Ornate plaster work, high ceilings, large windows and wooden floors. Large rooms, very light and airy. Awarded 4* Grading by VisitScotland. Close to: the Meadows/Holyrood Park, Arthurs seat, the University and Edinburgh's Commonwealth Pool. All rates INC : Tea/Coffee/Milk. 5 Mins walk from Supermarket. 7 Mins walk to Royal Mile. 12 Mins walk to Princes St. On great bus route to all over the city centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Destination Edinburgh Southside Apartments

Address: 7 Newington Road, Edinburgh EH9 1QR, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: $145 - $413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Destination Edinburgh Southside Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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Southside Superior Apartments Hotel Edinburgh
Destination Edinburgh Southside Apartments Scotland
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“Have no idea about the other apartments, but number 4 was very good.”
LeoV209, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs flat (#4) had views onto the road from the living area. The bedrooms faced the quieter garden area in the back.”
hollholl, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 at the basement leads to a courtyard where u can enjoy the views and fresh air”
jungfraujoch86, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“This review relates to rented accommodation nit a Hotel.”
Hilary1949, 7 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Buses drop you off right outside the door and the buses into the city are just across the road - a 5 minute ride - terrific.”
Deni882, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
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