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Close to Universtiy and Centre

24 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
Spacious 2 bedroom flat with a flexible configuration of beds. Very close to the Edinburgh University George Square and a short walk to the town centre and its tourist attractions. During The Festival it is right at the heart of many of the main venues including The Pleasance and The Gilded Ballon, The first bedroom has a large super kingsized bed that can be divided into 2 singles. The second bedroom has a triple sleeper bunk with a double below and a single above. In the living room is a comfortable sofabed....Spacious 2 bedroom flat with a flexible configuration of beds. Very close to the Edinburgh University George Square and a short walk to the town centre and its tourist attractions. During The Festival it is right at the heart of many of the main venues including The Pleasance and The Gilded Ballon, The first bedroom has a large super kingsized bed that can be divided into 2 singles. The second bedroom has a triple sleeper bunk with a double below and a single above. In the living room is a comfortable sofabed.More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Freezer
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
TV
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Microwave
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Kettle
Toaster
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

It was such a pleasure to watch the changing light over Salisbury Crag and Arthur's Seat and the people, from the early bird hikers welcoming the dawn to those watching the sunset. As a solo traveler I found the apartment quite roomy. It was immaculate....More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank Ninja P
Buckled_Wheel_Tour, VR Owner at Close to Universtiy and Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

With guests like Kathy hosting is a pleasure.

Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

booked this after a long hunt. a week later we received an email saying that the apartment had been destroyed by a burst water pipe in the upstairs neighbor's place. these nice people, alistair and sheila, took it upon themselves to make arrangements for another...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Jonathan B
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Reviewed January 22, 2017

The appartment is wonderful! Very clean and comfortable. Heaters, beddings, Wi-Fi, towels, and even toilet paper is provided. It is located very close to the Old College and the main library (convenient for students at EdU) and it is around 10+ minutes' walk to the...More

Date of stay: September 2016
2  Thank cherry526
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

it is a great place to live and very comfortable. the landlord is.very nice.and kind.房东人很好,住的很开心,推荐入住

Date of stay: November 2016
1  Thank eye0000
Reviewed June 24, 2016

Great place to stay in Edinburgh. A few blocks from High Street, close to coffee, grocery stores and shops. We walked everywhere from here without any trouble. Also close to Hollyrood Park for a hike or run each day. Apartment is quiet and has a...More

Date of stay: June 2016
2  Thank WorldNav
About the Owner
Sheila d
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
Interaction with guests
We will be there to greet you and to see you off. Between those times we remain available to share our local knowledge and assist in anyway. We appreciate you haven't come to Edinburgh to see us so unless you need us we will leave you to enjoy the city we love.
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About the neighbourhood
The Southside area of Edinburgh is the heart of Edinburgh University. The apartment is located less than 5 minutes from Edinburgh Universities George Square and only 10 mins from the Royal Mile. Given the students its a vibrant lively part of town with many restuarants and bars.
Getting around
Edinburgh is a small city so walking is almost always a option. The local buses are excellent and run to all parts of the city from just outside the door. A day ticket will cost less than $6.
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