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Atholl Brae Royal Mile

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Overview
Door no 6, Old Tolbooth Wynd, Edinburgh EH8 8EQ Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsroyal milegreat apartmentsecure underground parkingperfect locationwalk from waverley stationfull kitcheneverything you could possibly needcomfortable bedsthoroughly enjoyed our stayhotel rooma great place to stayappliancesensuitecastlepubsfestival
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We have been in Edinburgh each of the last two years and have stayed here both times (we are booked again in 2019!). The apartment is ideally located, just down a side street from the Royal Mile, below the Old Tolbooth. It is very clean...More

Thank RichardinOhio
Response from Lizzie26, Manager at Atholl Brae Royal MileResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you Richard, for your kind review. We have enjoyed an exceptionally warm summer, so are providing earplugs now, so that our guests are less disturbed by the noise in the mornings. I believe that 6 am is too early, legally, for construction noise to...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

This flat was a good size and in a really good location, just off the Royal Mile. Much better than a hotel room given the comparable price. Liz was a fantastic host and made everything easy, highly recommended. We were travelling with a baby and...More

Thank jonthandrews
Response from Lizzie26, Manager at Atholl Brae Royal MileResponded 12 April 2018

Many thanks for your kind review, Jon. I hope we'll be welcoming you back soon. Best wishes Liz & co

Reviewed 18 November 2017

We stayed at Atholl Brae for 10 days from August 25-September 4. It was a perfect location - minutes from the Royal mile and a ten minute walk to Waverley Station. We were in Edinburgh during the Festival Month of August and it was incredibly...More

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Response from Lizzie26, Manager at Atholl Brae Royal MileResponded 21 November 2017

Many thanks for your kind review. I am glad you so enjoyed your stay! Please know we'd be delighted to welcome you back Very best wishes Liz

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The best thing about this property is its location and you will appreciate its closeness both to the Royal Mile and also Waverley Station. But I do think it's a bit rich to describe the property as 'luxury'. It's just a private apartment and really,...More

1  Thank Mark W
Response from Lizzie26, Manager at Atholl Brae Royal MileResponded 12 April 2018

Hello Mark Thank you for choosing to stay in the Atholl Brae apartment. It's lovely to hear you so appreciated my communications. All the best Liz

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Thank you Liz for hosting us at Atholl Brae recently! We were delighted to find such a spacious and comfortable home-away-from-home for our week-long stay in Edinburgh. The apartment is bright, clean and well-appointed, with comfortable beds, two good-sized washrooms, WiFi, and all the kitchen...More

Thank HistorybuffCA
Response from Lizzie26, Manager at Atholl Brae Royal MileResponded 21 November 2017

Hi there! It's great to hear you so enjoyed your stay - thank you for choosing to stay at Atholl Brae, Royal Mile apartment. I hope we'll be welcoming you back soon. Liz

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Luxury, 4 star Visit Scotland accredited, apartments, right in the heart of the historic Royal Mile, in Edinburgh's Old Town. - Blair Angus has fully level, disabled access to ground floor apartment which is now ...More separately listed, on our partner sites - Atholl Brae is our first floor apartment - up a short flight of stairs from street level. 2 Very beautiful apartments in an ideal location - OK, yes, we're VERY biased. We are only 2 minutes walk from the Royal Mile, 7 minutes walk from the train station. Within a modern luxury block, the apartments overlook a beautiful courtyard - a luxury oasis, just off the hustle and bustle of the Royal Mile. Secure underground parking behind a roller door, off the street. Wi-fi included. Our prices are per apartment, not per person. Each apartment will accommodate 4 in luxury, or up to 5 plus a baby in comfort. Our best rates are for stays of one week or more. We will also be delighted to help you plan your stay in Edinburgh, if you wish; we're good at welcoming and friendly, personal service. Our ground floor apartment is disabled friendly. Welcome to Edinburgh! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
1
Price range
US$141 - US$682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Atholl Brae Royal Mile Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
1
Price range
US$141 - US$682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Atholl Brae Royal Mile Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
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Traveller (5)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (2)
Nearby
Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its
labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests
this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly
visitors, tartan-flavoured souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
...More
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"The suite is up a flight of stairs. Owners also have a suite available on the main floor"
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"If you are North American, be advised that Atholl Brae is on the 2nd floor of the building. One flight of..."
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"Well equipped in a quiet, central location."
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"Atholl Brae is located closer to the end of The Royal Mile by Canongate but is an easy walk to Edinburgh..."
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