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Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street

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The Apartment and West Bow seen from Victoria Terrace
The Midbow Apartment from West Bow. The apartment is on the first floor.
Shower Room showing walk-in Shower with overhead and hand-held shower heads, and solid teak slipmat!
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Midbow Apartment is a traditional Edinburgh tenement flat with beautiful period features, situated half way up one of Edinburgh's oldest and most celebrated streets. It's a thriving and colourful cobbled street of quirky shops, restaurants and bars. The one-bedroom Midbow Apartment is on the first floor, and is furnished with beautiful solid wood furniture and original art. The bedroom has a solid teak superking four-poster bed, and the living room an amazing Clei Doc XL foldaway metamorphic sofa bunk bed, as well as another sofa bed, so it sleeps 4 in comfort. It's ideal for short breaks, business and vacation rentals. Please note that it is not available for parties. The flat is in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town on a picturesque cobbled street of interesting shops, restaura...Midbow Apartment is a traditional Edinburgh tenement flat with beautiful period features, situated half way up one of Edinburgh's oldest and most celebrated streets. It's a thriving and colourful cobbled street of quirky shops, restaurants and bars. The one-bedroom Midbow Apartment is on the first floor, and is furnished with beautiful solid wood furniture and original art. The bedroom has a solid teak superking four-poster bed, and the living room an amazing Clei Doc XL foldaway metamorphic sofa bunk bed, as well as another sofa bed, so it sleeps 4 in comfort. It's ideal for short breaks, business and vacation rentals. Please note that it is not available for parties. The flat is in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town on a picturesque cobbled street of interesting shops, restaurants and cafes. The Royal Mile and Grassmarket are less than a minute away, and the Castle, Greyfriar's Bobby and the Museum of Scotland are all within three minutes walk. All the other attractions and amenities of the Old Town are also nearby, and Waverley Station and Princes Street less than ten minutes on foot. Search for midbowapartment for more information on the apartment and the bustling and lively local area. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Children are welcome over the age of 4. We do not supply a crib. No Parties.
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Jon and Antonia M
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed 11 October 2019

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Date of stay: September 2019
Reviewed 6 August 2019

The apartment is located on a busy street, near Grassmarket. Walking tour groups vie for sidewalk space with other tourists, delivery vans and trash can outside the building door, bu the crowding is true of many locations in central Edinburgh near the Royal Mile. Noise...More

Date of stay: April 2019
1  Thank SandyWF
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 27 June 2019

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Date of stay: June 2019
Flyer560530, VR Owner at Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2019

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

This gorgeous flat lies in the loveliest street of Edinburgh, right in the centre of the Old Town. It is much larger than the photos suggest, with lots of storage space, and spotlessly clean. All rooms look out onto Victoria Street and Victoria Terrace. The...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank Hilda_Philip
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Well appointed, clean and tidy flat with very interesting decor. Very centrally located, a three minute walk to the Royal Mile. However the street is extremely noisy in the evening and into the early hours (and the bin lorries came past at 5 AM). It...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Leilah B
Management response:Responded 13 June 2018

Dear Leilah, We are glad that you found the flat interesting and hope that you enjoyed the wonderful city of Edinburgh. The flat can be noisy at times as the street is so central in the old town of a capital city and as we...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This was our very first visit to Edinburgh. We really enjoyed staying in this apartment for 4 days. Excellent location next to the Grassmarket, close to the castle, the National Library, the Writers Museum and the Scottish National Gallery. Supermarket approximately 300 meters from the...More

Date of stay: May 2018
2  Thank SonjaSkov
Management response:Responded 22 May 2018

Dear Sonja, We are really glad that you had such a super stay and enjoyed all the fabulous sites on the doorstep! We hope we can welcome you back for a second visit to Edinburgh as there is always so much more to see at...More

Reviewed 5 January 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our week stay in this beautiful historic apartment. The apartment was well equipped with everything needed for a home away from home (with a little bit more character ;-). Jon and Antonia were very accomodating and the booking, check in and out...More

Date of stay: September 2017
2  Thank DrMB_79
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Jon and Antonia's apartment is so welcoming and comfortable with wonderful, quirky touches. The location is unbeatable. Edinburgh is such a beautiful city and the apartment's location allows you to walk to all the amazing sights with ease. We had no trouble finding our way...More

Date of stay: September 2017
2  Thank Pioneer707094
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Midbow was a perfect location for us.Just in the heart of Edinburgh, with all the attractions around, all kind of shops,at least three supermarkets nearby, bus and tram stop from/to the airport within a 5 minutes walking. What we loved of Midbow was not...More

Date of stay: June 2017
2  Thank Poggio-Imperiale-Apt
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Fantastic apartment in a great location. A proper old town residence with beautiful teak furniture and a fully equipped kitchen. It worked well as a family base for a long weekend and we would definitely go back. On the flip side the central location did...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Billie-Mack
Management response:Responded 18 May 2017

Dear Liz, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed the stay and the apartment. Totally agree that the patisserie is amazing and starts off the day perfectly! I think Petit Paris on the Grassmarket is linked to it -...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The flat is in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town on a picturesque cobbled street of interesting shops, restaurants and cafes. The Lawnmarket and Grassmarket are less than a minute away, and the Castle, Greyfriars' Bobby and the Museum of Scotland are all within three minutes walk. All the other attractions and amenities of the Royal Mile are also nearby, and Waverley Station and Princes Street less than ten minutes on foot.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street
    How many people can stay at Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street?
    Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.
    How many bathrooms does Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street have?
    Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street has one bathroom available. See all property details.
    How many bedrooms does Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street have?
    Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street has one bedroom available. See all property details.
    What is the minimum number of nights to stay at Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street?
    Stays at Midbow Apartment West Bow/Victoria Street must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.