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1 Parliament Sq (apt 10), Royal Mile, 300 metres from Edinburgh Castle

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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
1 night minimum
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Sleeps four in two bedrooms, one of which can be set up as double or a twin (default setup). Please specify when booking. 1 (apt 10) Parliament Square is located in a very prestigious building on Parliament Square, opposite the Edinburgh City Chambers (local Government Offices) on the famous Royal Mile and adjacent to the magnificent St Giles Cathedral. This luxurious 2 bedroom, second floor apartment commands excellent views of the famous Royal Mile and the City Chambers. Located in the very heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town and only 300 metres to Edinburgh Castle's entrance. The apartment is only a few minutes walk from many other major Edinburgh attractions such as the Royal Scottish Museum and the National Gallery of Scotland located on the Mound at its junction with famou...Sleeps four in two bedrooms, one of which can be set up as double or a twin (default setup). Please specify when booking. 1 (apt 10) Parliament Square is located in a very prestigious building on Parliament Square, opposite the Edinburgh City Chambers (local Government Offices) on the famous Royal Mile and adjacent to the magnificent St Giles Cathedral. This luxurious 2 bedroom, second floor apartment commands excellent views of the famous Royal Mile and the City Chambers. Located in the very heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town and only 300 metres to Edinburgh Castle's entrance. The apartment is only a few minutes walk from many other major Edinburgh attractions such as the Royal Scottish Museum and the National Gallery of Scotland located on the Mound at its junction with famous Princes Street. There are also a copious amount of restaurants, cafés, bars and shops in the immediate area. This holiday apartment is furnished and decorated to a high standard and is a very comfortable base for your visit to Edinburgh and Scotland. Guests who have their own laptop can also enjoy a free broadband connection either through the supplied cable or by wifi. Connection throughout the apartment. LOUNGE/DRAWING ROOM: This spacious room consists of two comfortable sofas and two soft chairs , a mahogany coffee table is centrally placed for drinks. There is a dining table suitable for six people and some smaller items of furniture and lighting features. There is a gas coal effect fire which provides additional warmth to the gas central heating and creates a wonderful ambience in the room. A widescreen lcd smart TV with approximately 105 digital channels, a separate blu-ray DVD player, a digital radio, ipod docking station and CD player are available for entertainment. KITCHEN AREA The kitchen is located just off the main lounge area (see floor plan). It has a window with a southerly aspect. It is equipped with a fridge/freezer, electric cooker, microwave oven, washer/dryer, dishwasher and cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils for up to six people. BEDROOM 1 (ensuite) This is a very spacious double bedroom with a window overlooking the historic Royal Mile. A 6ft (1.82metres) wide super king-size bed with two bedside tables.This room is also equipped with a digital radio and ipod docking station. It has original working wooden shutters to shut out the world to ensure a good night's sleep. This room has an ensuite shower-room and toilet with wash-hand basin and shaver point. BEDROOM 2 The second bedroom also has a view of the historic Royal Mile. It has 3ft (0.91 metres) twin beds (default set up) that can be assembled as a super king-size bed. Please indicate your preference during the booking process. There is a storage cupboard in this room for hanging clothing. There are also working wooden shutters in this bedroom. Bathroom The bathroom includes a toilet, wash handbasin, a bath and a shower over the bath. A shaver point is also available. Additional information * All gas & electricity costs are included in the rental. * Linen and towels are provided, For bookings 10+ nights the change of these are included in a free service of the property, for more frequent servicing please contact guestrelations***************************** for a quote after booking. * A modest amount of complimentary tea and coffee for arrival. * Ironing facilities and a hair dryer are provided. * Daytime street parking is available but is expensive, various longer term parking solutions can be suggested. (However, overnight parking is free from 6.30p.m. to 8.00 a.m. Mon-Sat, and free parking is available all day Sunday). * The airport bus drop off point and Edinburgh's main railway station (Waverley) are approximately 250 metres away. Restrictions * No smoking is allowed within the apartment. * pets not allowed. * We regret that this second floor flat will be unsuitable for some people with disabilities as there are only stairs. * No lift is available. Access Arrangements A 'meet and greet' service is operated , whereby you will be met at a property at a pre-arranged time to give access. Full instructions of this procedure can be found in the secure guest area after a booking has been completed. It is very important that an approximate arrival time is provided before arrival for this process. Entry is from 14:00 onwards but if nobody has booked to depart on your day of arrival it will probably be very suitable for us to give you entry as early as possible. Departure is by 10am (a guaranteed late departure up to 20:00 can be obtained for 50% of that daily rate. Please contact us if you want to utilise this facility and a price will be calculated). Please note that arrivals after 19:00 will incur a range of late arrival fee. **LATE ARRIVAL: fees, 19:00 - 22:30 - 15 pounds, 22:31 - 00:00 - 30 pounds and 00:01 - 02:00 - 50 pounds. The latest access can be given isMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
This property is located in a residential area and guests are asked to refrain from excessive noise. If a travel cot for an infant or high chair are required, please email this request as these are not kept at the property.
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About the Manager
Edinburgh SC (Self Catering) Ltd
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2009
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful apartment - setting, decor and facilities. First visitors after lock down and everything perfect. Edinburgh Self Catering Co Ltd and the meet and greet service so helpful - we had a problem with the hot water and they were out immediately to fix. Beautiful...More

Date of stay: August 2020
2  Thank pamw669
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My daughter and I planned to stay for 5 nights. We were welcomed by a very friendly member of staff. We arrived early but were able to leave our luggage while they were still cleaning. The apartment is as good, or even better than the...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank gould2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We stayed here for four days in September and it was amazing. Beautifully decorated and very comfortable. Right on the Royal mile with buskers outside our window. Close to everything. We would definitely stay here again. Loved it.

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank Debra G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My three girlfriends and I stayed here for 4 nights in September. The location can't be beat!!! Right on the Royal Mile next to St Giles Cathedral. We had front row seats for the Riding of the Marches festival, which we watched from our windows....More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank tpagrl
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Would recommend seeing the beautiful country of Scotland. We were unable to find a tour we wanted, so we rented a car and made our own tour. Didn't need international drivers license. Just called home and got copy of auto insurance. Drove around the country...More

Date of stay: June 2017
4  Thank Deborah W
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
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Iron
Linens Provided
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