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Lovely Court

Lovely Court to photograph, although I feel like intruding a little bit on the people who live... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Vicky L
London, United Kingdom
Whitehorse Close - Canongate

Located off Canongate, and a few steps across from the Scottish Parliament, this is one of... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
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29 Apr 2018
“Lovely Court”
25 Jun 2018
“My old stomping ground.”
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Canongate | Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH8 8BU, Scotland
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

One of my family members used to live there in late 80s. So was great to show an Australian friend this wee hidden gem off the Royal Mile near the bottom. it’s quite magical.

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Lovely Court to photograph, although I feel like intruding a little bit on the people who live there (I think a lot of the properties are still privately owned.

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Located off Canongate, and a few steps across from the Scottish Parliament, this is one of Edinburgh's most photogenic - and photographed closes. (Must be nice to live here.)

Thank NeedPivo
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Passed by here on a walk yesterday afternoon with my wife on our way down the Royal Mile, just before paying a visit to The Scottish Parliament. It is an enclosed courtyard off the Canongate, near to the bottom of the Royal Mile. We were...More

1  Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Lovely apartment and a great location just a shame that the landlord was so slow to reply to comms. It took 2 weeks and numerous emails and texts to get my £100 deposit refunded. Also the bedroom and kitchen overlook a busy cobbled road. Take...More

Thank Rich C
Reviewed 1 September 2015

This is a pretty closr just off Canongate. it is often photographed, and you can see why. It has been preserved in an attractive way in spite of its proximity to the rest of the city. We only needed a few minutes to see it,...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here with family for a long weekend , brilliant location right on royal Mile and a bus stop right outside , apartment was spacious clean and had everything we needed would definitely stay here again

2  Thank Lynne G
Reviewed 13 December 2013

I wasn't looking for this place but as I was walking past it flashed up as a site on the TA app, so stuck my down there to have a look. As closes go it is pretty wide and big, initally I was wondering what...More

3  Thank Ollossm
Reviewed 12 December 2013

I spent four days at 9 Whitehorse Close. The flat is lovely, well situated, spacious, clean, and well maintained. The kitchen had a washer and the dryer was in the closet. The bathroom was well appointed too. I did have a frustrating time with the...More

7  Thank globalnomad12345
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Spent 3 nights at White Horse Close from 30th Aug-2nd Sept 2013 for my daughters 16th. 2 adults and 3 teenagers and all of us loved it,the apartment and White Horse close are beautiful, everything we needed and more, full of character and great location....More

1  Thank Linda S
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the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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How close? And how close are buses?