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Holyrood Palace Area for 5

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    Large, bright living room with modern decor.
    Large, bright living room with modern decor.
    Large, bright living room with modern decor.
    An external view of the property.
    Dining area of the kitchen. The table can extend to seat up to 6 people.
    Comfortable sofas to rest on after a hard days sightseeing.
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    Property description
    Condo/Apartment – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    This beautifully presented city centre apartment sits opposite the Queens Residence at the Palace of Holyroodhouse at the foot of the Royal Mile, and only a few metres from Scotlands controversial Parliament Building. It is on the 3rd and 4th floors of a block housing 4 flats, surrounded by shared gardens.

    The setting could not be more central but it is set back from the road so suffers no excessive noise – even when Her Majesty fires the cannons. Almost impossibly, for its location, you have your own parking. A short walk places you at the heart of 1200 years of Scottish History (most of it gory). A few more minutes will take you to all the commercial, cultural and social centres. Waverley Railway Station is within 0.5 miles, and the apartment is situated on the route taken by all the...
  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Garden
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Kitchen: Dining table to seat up to 6 people. Washing machine, dishwasher, gas stove, electric oven, kettle, toaster, Tassimo Coffee Machine, Microwave, and Fridge. We will provide all necessary items for use with the facilities in the kitchen, eg, washing tablets, dishwasher tablets and a selection of Tassimo Discs,

    Living room: Two sofas, one footstool which converts to a single sofa bed if required. Large flat screen TV with Freeview and DVD player. IPod docking music system. Mobile broadband. Oak sideboard and information brochure.

    Wooden flooring on the ground floor means it is easily maintained and cleaned. We would however, ask that our guests wear soft soles or socks so as not to disturb our downstairs neighbours.

    Brand new carpets are on the stairs and in both bedrooms. Both b...
    Listing #HL243593 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Autumn 1 Sep 2014 31 Oct 2014 3 nights
    Winter 1 Nov 2014 28 Dec 2014 3 nights
    Hogmanay 29 Dec 2014 31 Dec 2014 4 nights
    Winter 2015 1 Jan 2015 31 Mar 2015 3 nights
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Paypal or bank transfer in advance or cash on arrival preferred.

    No additional costs for cleaning.

    A damages deposit of 10% of your booking total will be payable and this will be returned once the flat has been checked after your stay. This will not apply to things like an odd broken glasses etc. we appreciate that these things can happen - but damage to larger items will be charged.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Edinburgh: 13.0 km
    Railway: Edinburgh Waverley: 1.0 km
    Fly to Edinburgh - Abbeyhill is in the City Centre. There are regular buses running from the airport to the City Centre for £3.50 single or £5.00 return.
    Cheap flights available from Easyjet and Ryan Air among many others.
    There is parking at the apartment, and there are many good car hire companies available from the airport.
    There are always local taxis available - fare should be around £20 from the airport to the apartment. Please check with the driver beforehand.
    Activities nearby
    Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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English first
Albury, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

My family and I stayed for a week in this apartment in June '13 and were really pleased with the apartment, how it was presented and its location. The owners were very helpful, the apartment was spotless and its location was brilliant! We enjoyed being able to walk around and leave the car in the off-street parking while we enjoyed... more

south lanarkshire
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 February 2013 for a stay in January 2013

Stayed In January during a snowy spell so was very grateful for the close proximity of the accommodation to Edinburghs sights and top spots as well as transport hubs. Accommodation was very clean, tidy and comfortable with lots of small gestures made by the owners to make our stay more comfortable (ipod dock / phone charging facilities, towels, hair driers,... more

Keith G
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 17 February 2013 for a stay in December 2012
person found this review helpful

We stayed in this flat for 4 nights over Christmas 2012 with 2 kids and had a great time. Booking was no problem and we thought it was excellent value, especially for that time of year. We travelled from southern England to visit family in Edinburgh, arriving Christmas Eve - Jacqui and David, the owners, had put up a tree... more

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