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Royal Mile Residence

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Overview

  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
  • 25 Apr 2016
    “Perfect location ”
  • 1 Apr 2016
    “Good but could do with a refresh”
219 Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 1PE Scotland See on map
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Free Internet
Kitchenette
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We had a 2 bedroom apartment which was well maintained...dishwasher was broken but hardly end of the world. The apartment is in an excellent location right on the Royal Mile close to all the attractions, pubs and restaurants. As previously pointed out the stairs are...More

Date of stay: April 2016
1  Thank bono1712
Reviewed 1 April 2016

We booked into the penthouse apartment but on arrival we were 'upgraded' to a two bed apartment (room three). Not sure if it was an upgrade as such but it was spacious enough and ment we didn't have to climb the narrow twisted steps. I...More

Date of stay: March 2016
1  Thank TravellerAmyR85
Reviewed 23 December 2015

the location of these apartments is excellent , right on the royal mile. yes the steps are very quirky and very hard work when going to the top floor where we were but its a 400 year old building and is part of its history...More

Date of stay: December 2015
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Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

We found these apartments a few years ago as we head each December to Edinburgh on a girls weekend. Firstly the location is fantastic, right on the Royal mile and within easy walking distance of everywhere you want to get to Edinburgh. Secondly they are...More

Date of stay: December 2015
1  Thank CarolineH183
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Make no mistake this is all about location. We chose it deliberately as we are fringe aficionados and wanted to be in the centre of it all. It is not a place for the less able due to the steep steps, it is not a...More

Date of stay: August 2015
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About
Description
One and two bedroom luxury serviced apartments located in a historic building and sharing the Royal Mile with Holyrood Palace and the Castle. Each apartment enjoys views over the Royal Mile or New Town and is lavishly More decorated with all mod cons. Apartments serviced daily and guests enjoy complimentary use of Health Club & Spa. Perfect for friends and families. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room types
Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$131 - US$470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Mile Residence Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town / Cowgate
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$131 - US$470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Royal Mile Residence Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town / Cowgate

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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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Room Tips

"If possible try to request a lower floor room to save using the stairs!!!"
KittenFluff
30 May 2013
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"Room 11 was at the very top, a lot of stairs but worth the walk."
RossDeMon
10 Aug 2012
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"Apartment 11 overlooks the royal mile Remember, the hire the apartment number, the further up the stairs..."
TheHotelWriter
19 Jul 2012
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"Be aware the rooms at the top require a steep trek up the staircase"
JacquiM_12
11 Jun 2012
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