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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely huge clean spacious apartment in an excellent location. Front rooms are slightly noisy with Road traffic volumes and the people above can be heard bouncing round. However great place and would return again if visiting Edinburgh :)

Thank Sar T
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Brilliant location. Access to city and airport transport outside the door. Have stayed here several times and the quality of the appartments and the helpful staff never disappoint. Centrally located with many great eateries close by In fact it's such a great place to stay that I feel Like I should keep this gem to myself!

Thank Thehappyfarmer
Claremorris, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The apartment far exceeded our expectations it really was luxurious ,spacious,pristine ,centrally located and very well equipped.Nothing is spared and the staff are friendly,helpful,welcoming and attentive. I cannot recommend York Apts enough, we will be back!!!

Thank Barbara G
Barking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This apartment is very clean, huge, extremely welcoming and in a fantastic location. We could recommend this place to any large group. Loved it! Went for a Christmas break with my family and had the best time.

Thank debs825
DH1310, Manager at Destination Edinburgh York Place Apartments, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking time to review our apartments, glad your stay went well, Edinburgh is well worth a visit at Christmas so glad you enjoyed your break!

Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful find!! You book in at the property office across the street. The apartment was absolutely spotless, lovely and warm, the king size bed is so so comfortable. Kitchen basics tea, coffee, sugar small pots of milk, there is a Tesco just down the street not even a 5 minute walk. There are various buses just on the...

Thank katiesgranny1970
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Perfect location for Edinburgh centre. Christmas markets are lovely. Grateful for the upgrade to the larger apartment. Friendly and helpful staff who took our lugagge early and even carried it all up the 3 flights of stairs for our check in time. Perfect apartment with loads of space, warm and comfortable. Amazing views completed our trip. Will definitely book again.

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Donny was on hand straight away to make us feel very welcome. Apartment location was fantastic. The apartment was as advertised - clean, spacious and cosy with super views over the city. Beds were super comfy and plenty of towels to go round. The purpose of our visit was to venture round the bright lights of Edinburgh's city and have...

Thank Anna P
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous apartment. It has everything you need to cook in if you want. Why go out when you have all to need to cook and stay in lovely surroundings and it even has a Dishwasher! Tesco is a short walk away.

Thank Dawn K
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The apartment is located very closed to the city centre (15/20 minutes from Princes Street) and it has all the features that you look for during a stay: cleaness, warmness, fully equipped and great price! I already know where to go if I come back to Edinburgh.

Thank valemanfre93
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The apartment we booked wasn't available so they gave us a bigger one. It was clean, warm and really comfortable. They explain us everything about the flat and the area. I will definitely come back...

Thank Quique V

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Broughton & Calton
Lying where grandiose New Town townhouses give way to malls and utilitarian housing, Broughton and Calton have long been transitional neighbourhoods with a mixed identity. It’s here that Edinburgh’s gay village found a home in the 1980s. But gay culture is anything but overt along bustling epicentre Broughton Street; even if polished pubs, hip bistros, smart delis and art galleries all speak of affluent good taste. The top of Leith Walk is more ragged. This major thoroughfare boasts a famously gritty gay club, as well as a strip of good Indian restaurants. Regal Georgian and Victorian townhouses preside over largely deserted streets in Calton, where only the occasional restaurant or hotel brings much life. Even so, a steady trickle of idlers and picnickers pass by to climb Calton Hill for its wide-open lawns, wonderful city views, and curious monuments – an Athenian-style temple among them.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of the City Centre on York Place, our apartments are ideal for larger groups and families looking for that little bit extra during their stay. A converted Georgian Townhouse, these apartments are all slightly different (keeping with the historic nature of the building) but all to a very high standard. The apartments feature multiple flat screen televisions, many en suite bath and shower rooms, huge lounges in each apartments as well as quality huge bedrooms (towels and linen included). The basement level has 2 apartments and they have a feature spiral staircase leading to the open plan kitchen/dining area and lounge and private landscaped outdoor area. The main door has 4 large apartments that were completely renovated with high quality fittings that really fit in with the historic nature of the building - a few of the lounges are huge and ideal for groups. With Harvey Nichols, Jenners of Edinburgh, and the boutiques of Multrees Walk close by the discerning city visitor can shop in style by day and sample the bars and restaurants of George Street by night. The Castle and the very popular Edinburgh Playhouse are within walking distance. The brand new tram system will take you directly from the airport to the door of our 20 York Place Apartments! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Destination Edinburgh York Place Apartments

Address: 20 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3EP, Scotland (Formerly 20 York Place)
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Broughton & Calton
Price Range: £89 - £302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Destination Edinburgh York Place Apartments 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Rooms at the rear are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles V8441NFbarbarag, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Best for big groups and families of up to 14. if you need wifi and your life depends on it please avoid apartment on the underground”
 of 5 bubbles Nikseri, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a duplex unit with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Simply great”
 of 5 bubbles handhungary, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There was some noise on the road side of the apartments but on a central road so should be expected as one of our bedrooms was road level.”
 of 5 bubbles suzannecoulthard, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“top floors have great views but be prepared to climb the stairs”
 of 5 bubbles DenverM73, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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