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Ryder Test

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Cambridge Street

This luxury self-catering apartment is situated on the first floor of a quiet street close to a host of Edinburgh’s finest theatres and filmhouses. From the main entrance, the view to the east is dominated by Edinburgh Castle, which you can … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, Sleeps 5, West End
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Grassmarket 4

This bright and sunny first floor apartment is situated in Edinburgh’s historic West Port, just off the lively Grassmarket nestling at the foot of the castle. A stone’s throw away from the cultural Old Town, it’s within easy walking distance … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Grassmarket, Location, Old Town, Sleeps 3

The Scott Apartment

Newly refurbished throughout, this stylish apartment comprises the garden level of Sir Walter Scott’s residence during the years 1802-26, the period in which he established his international literary reputation and status as a Scottish icon. The apartment is situated on … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, New Town, Sleeps 4, Sleeps 5
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Green Cottage

This wonderful cottage is a real treat to stay in. It is warm, cosy, very welcoming and beautifully furnished. It has recently been totally refurbished to a high standard and thoughtfully decorated. Light the wood burning stove sit back and … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, Sleeps 2, Sleeps 3, Sleeps 4, Sleeps 5, Sleeps 6, Trinity
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Albany Lane

Originally built in the early 1800s as a tea merchant’s office and warehouse and converted in 2012 to a private residence, this delightful self-catering holiday home is so quiet it is hard to imagine it’s a mere five-minute walk from … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, New Town, Sleeps 2, Sleeps 3, Sleeps 4
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Royal Mile No. 3 – Video Tour

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Holyrood – Video Tour

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Heriot Row

Heriot Row is a fabulous first-floor apartment in the heart of the city overlooking Queen Street Gardens, giving the illusion of countryside rather than city centre.  The property is located in Edinburgh’s New Town, an area with many splendid townhouses … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, New Town, Sleeps 3
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Grassmarket 5

Regardless of your reasons for coming to stay in Edinburgh, you will find you are never far from the doorstep of Grassmarket No. 5. The apartment is equipped with all expected amenities and is centrally based, so visitor sites and … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Grassmarket, Location, Old Town, Sleeps 2, Sleeps 3
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UK Customer Experience Conference

4th October 2011 Now in its sixth year, the UK Customer Experience Conference is a unique opportunity to listen to inspirational speakers, explore a great city and help improve your business at the same time. Meeting customers’ expectations and delivering … Continue reading

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Survival of the Fittest

16th October 2011 Men’s Health Survival of the Fittest is a unique sporting event taking place in Edinburgh this October, involving a tough run through the city with a number of obstacles to overcome. Perhaps not for the faint-hearted, but … Continue reading

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Scottish International Storytelling Festival

21-30th October 2011 A celebration of traditional and contemporary storytelling, the Scottish International Storytelling Festival has a similar feel to Edinburgh’s famous festivals which take place in August. It welcomes participants from all over the world and includes storytelling performances, … Continue reading

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Samhuinn Festival

31st October 2011 The Samhuinn Festival, presented by Edinburgh’s Beltane Fire Society, is a modern version of a traditional folk play to mark the end of summer. It takes the form of a medieval procession that snakes its way down … Continue reading

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Charlotte Square

Charlotte Square is a luxury modern self-catering apartment in the centre of the New Town, minutes away from Princes Street and within walking distance of the Old Town and Edinburgh Castle. Its central location means there are a number of … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, New Town, Sleeps 4, West End
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Grassmarket 1

The Grassmarket is a very vibrant, pedestrianised area lying below Castle Rock’s walls in the Old Town where open air markets are held regularly and visitors and locals enjoy sitting outside the many popular bars, cafes and restaurants. There are … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Grassmarket, Location, Old Town, Sleeps 3
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Cockburn Street

Situated in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, this spacious and comfortable one-bedroom self-catering apartment sleeps two or three guests. Immediately off the Royal Mile, the apartment is minutes from Edinburgh Castle and within walking distance of Waverley Station, Princes … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, Old Town, Royal Mile, Sleeps 3
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Gloucester Mews

Gloucester Mews is situated a short walk from bustling Princes Street in one direction and the delights of Stockbridge in the other. Stockbridge has a village-like atmosphere, an excellent range of specialist shops and many good restaurants and cafes. Tastefully … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, New Town, Sleeps 6
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Holyrood

The Old Town is steeped in history, interesting specialist shops, stunning views and beautiful architecture. With many traditional bars and fine restaurants this is a great area to wander and absorb the culture of Edinburgh. Ideally situated to explore the … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Holyrood, Location, Old Town, Sleeps 4
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Royal Mile Heart

Built in 1760 by Archibald Chessel and now Grade A listed, this luxury self-catering Georgian flat has many fine period features including unique decorative plasterwork and cornicing. With a chequered past, it has been at times a refuge for policemen … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, Old Town, Royal Mile, Sleeps 5
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Royal Mile No. 2

Situated in a quiet historic courtyard in the city centre, this spacious second floor flat is ideally located to take advantage of all the area’s amenities. The St James Shopping Centre and Princes Street are a short walk away, while … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, Old Town, Royal Mile, Sleeps 4
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Royal Mile No. 1

Royal Mile 1 is situated in the picturesque Chessels Court in Edinburgh’s Old Town. Chessels Court is an historic courtyard with a green and surrounded by trees. No traffic passes through the courtyard and so it is a haven in … Continue reading

Listed in: Capacity, Location, Old Town, Royal Mile, Sleeps 5
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