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Lovely ground floor, family friendly Marchmont apartment, central Edinburgh

11 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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The large, spacious ground floor apartment is the ideal base for families (or a group of friends) to use a base for exploring everything that Edinburgh has to offer. Gladstone Apartment is located in a quiet residential street making it a nice relaxing space to come home to after a days sightseeing in the capital. The spacious living room has two sofas and a large dining table which families love as it means that they can all eat together in the evening. The living room is packed full of period features with sanded wooden floors, a period fireplace and ornate cornicing. The kitchen, situated at the rear of the property is fully equipped and comes with crockery, cutlery, glasses and kitchen ware, as well as dishwasher, fridge, freezer, cooker and microwave. There's also a breakfastin...The large, spacious ground floor apartment is the ideal base for families (or a group of friends) to use a base for exploring everything that Edinburgh has to offer. Gladstone Apartment is located in a quiet residential street making it a nice relaxing space to come home to after a days sightseeing in the capital. The spacious living room has two sofas and a large dining table which families love as it means that they can all eat together in the evening. The living room is packed full of period features with sanded wooden floors, a period fireplace and ornate cornicing. The kitchen, situated at the rear of the property is fully equipped and comes with crockery, cutlery, glasses and kitchen ware, as well as dishwasher, fridge, freezer, cooker and microwave. There's also a breakfasting table. The pantry, located just off the kitchen holds the washing machine and tumble dryer. The large front bedroom has a double bed and wardrobe with plenty space to hang clothes. A single bed can also be set up in either the front bedroom or in the living room. The second bedroom, at the back of the property, has another double bed and space for storing clothes. The price of gas and electricity are included within the rent for stays of less than 4 weeks. For the comfort of all our guests the apartment is non-smoking and pets are not permitted. Utilities and amenities at a glance: * All linen and towels are provided * Reasonable gas and electricity costs are included in the rental * Telephone (incoming calls only unless arranged otherwise for longer lets) * Broadband - ethernet connection and WiFi * Gas central heating / hot water with Combi boiler * Gas cooker (hobs), electric grill, fan oven and microwave * Dishwasher * Washing machine and tumble dryer * Iron and ironing board * On-street pay and display car parking outside the flat * Amenities (food shops, restaurants, takeaways, bars, cafes etc) within a few minutes walk.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Swingset
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Fireplace
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1 - 5 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This apartment is well equipped. We had a fantastic week with our daughter and partner at the Fringe festival. We found it a great location for the centre as it was a very pleasant walk through the park. We did a lot of cooking in...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank janshaw59
Scenic398782, VR Owner at Lovely ground floor, family friendly Marchmont apartment, central Edinburgh, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review and glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you manage to come back to visit during the Festival - it really is a great time to be in Edinburgh.

Reviewed 20 July 2018

Our second stay in Gladstone Terrace, hopefully not the last. Quiet, deliciously cool in the warm weather, good kitchen and comfy fittings. Excellent location for all local facilities, and very close to the delightful Meadows.

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank Sally_M_11691
Management response:Responded 24 July 2018

Thanks for the lovely review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to be able to welcome you back to Gladstone sometime soon!

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Amazing loaction- next to beautiful Meadows, Summerhall and the best playpark in the city! The flat is situated at the very quiet street with old trees. The flat has good size, is old fashion/ traditional with good kitchen equipment. Perfect place for a family!

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Pola A
Management response:Responded 26 March 2018

Thank you very much for your kind review - we're glad you enjoyed your visit and were happy with the flat. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 22 March 2018

Flat was very clean and spacious. Very good working kitchen and nice living room area to invite friends in or just relax. Very helpful owner and caretaker preparing for my stay and answering questions during the stay. This is one of the best locations near...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Bob M
Management response:Responded 24 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review - we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 20 March 2018

We really enjoyed our stay here. I am a wheelchair user, and it was so good to find a property that I could get around. Very cosy and comfortable, and close to bus stops. We used the buses one day, and they were so easy...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank Mrs Kathleen Li... H
Management response:Responded 24 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review - we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon.

About the Owner
Sue M
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2013
Interaction with guests
We ask you to send us your travel plans and arrival time so we can meet you at the flat, show you around and how things work (like the central heating, showers, window shutters and locks etc), and give you the keys. While we live off site, you will have our telephone numbers and can call us if you need assistance with the flat during your stay. There are tourist information leaflets in the flat with ideas of what you can do in the area.
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About the neighbourhood
Marchmont still retains that community neighbourhood feel thanks to the array of local shops, cafes and restaurants so an ideal place to eat out whether for breakfast, a snack, or an evening meal. The area also a Co-Op and Sainsbury's Local store for stocking up on the essentials whilst staying at Gladstone Apartment. Marchmont is also famous as being the home of DI Rebus from the fictional Ian Rankin novels.
Getting around
The nearest bus stop is only about 2 to 3 minutes walk from the flat - bus no 41 goes into Edinburgh city centre approximately every 15 minutes during the day and connects with the excellent bus service provided by lothian buses. You can see their website online, to plan your travel route to anywhere you want to go in Edinburgh. Waverley train station is about 20 minute walk from the flat, or a 5 -10 minute taxi journey, depending on time of day, or you can take the no 41 bus, with a short walk from the bus stop to the train station down market street.
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