2BR Apartment Vacation Rental in Edinburgh #2979414 | AGreaterTown

2BR Apartment Vacation Rental in Edinburgh

Vacation Rentals

Updated on May 22, 2019

Stylish Edinburgh New Town Apartment

Located in: Edinburgh »
Beautifully presented two bedroom apartment that sleeps three, situated in the ultra cool Stockbridge, known as the 'Village in the City'. Located on a gorgeous street surrounded by some of Edinburgh's best local and independent restaurants, cafes, shops and bars, this is such a great area for visit to Edinburgh or business trip. Also only a short walk into the city and to all of Edinburgh's main attractions. Two of Edinburgh's most infamous traditional bars are on the street- the Bailey and the Antiquary- where you can enjoy a proper Auld Scottish pub (with a selections of fine ales and whiskey and regular folk music nights). The Last Word cocktail bar is only a minute away, an exclusive hideaway, where the drinks are five star.

Walking distance to main tourist sites:
Stockbridge Market: 2 mins
Inverleith Park: 14 mins
Scottish National Portrait Gallery: 16 mins
The Dean Bridge: 16 mins

The flat has recently been renovated and is equipped with everything you need for a short or long stay. It would also suit a business traveller for a longer stay very well. The quiet set back nature of the apartment means it is the perfect to enjoy a glass of wine and meal following a hard days work or touring the city. The flat is the perfect base to introduce you to all that fabulous Edinburgh has to offer.
The Space:
The flat is is on the first floor, and is a two bedroom apartment, with one double and one single room. Brilliantly located at the top end of Stockbridge, within a 10 mins walk of George Street and Edinburgh's city centre. Stockbridge enjoys the best of Edinburgh's bars and restaurants, it has a friendly village vibe despite being a stones throw from Edinburgh's main central attractions. The stunning Botanical Gardens and Inverleith Park are all very close by which are perfect for a romantic stroll. The flat is set back from one of Stockbridge's highlights- St Stephens Street- a speciality shopping street, with quirky boutiques, antique shops and foodie heaven tucked below street level.
Guest Access:
Guests will have access to the whole apartment during their stay. There is a large bedroom, with good clothes storage and the bathroom is modern and well fitted. The second bedroom has a very comfortable single bed. The living room has a very comfortable sofa to catch up on a movie, and the large sash window overlook St. Stephens Street providing ample light into the living space. There is a dining table that can seat four, and a kitchen fully equipped to cook.
Interaction with Guests:
If you need any additional help or information then please do not hesitate to ask. If I cannot help myself, there is always someone on standby- day or night.
The Neighborhood:
Edinburgh is exploding with life during the famous Fringe Festival & Hogmanay, but it is also just as vibrant all year round. The apartment is in the heart of Stockbridge, just to the North of the City's central New Town - and there is plenty to see and do right on your doorstep. Stockbridge has its own market every Sunday, with premium local produce and Scottish crafts. It also has its own annual Stockbridge Festival for 9 days at the end of June and the famous charity duck race where 1000 ducks are launched into the Water of Leith, which winds it's way through the area.

It is an area that has traditionally attracted creative professionals. It houses the coveted ' Stockbridge Colonies', 11 parallel streets built to provide housing for the artisan class working on Edinburgh's flamboyant New Town Mansions. As such, whilst lesser in scale the buildings of Stockbridge were generously detailed by this highly skilled community of craftsmen with ornate cornicing, Georgian sash windows and stunning quality architectural features.

There are many fabulous cafes, restaurants and bars in the area, and plenty of takeaways for business travellers- a choice for every taste.
Inverleith Park, The Botanical Gardens and the Water of Leith are all within 5 minutes offering stunning backdrops for a stroll, jog or picnic.

The flat is just off St Stephen Street, a curving Georgian street of flats with the basements and ground floors accommodating a series of antique shops, bars and offices. St Stephens Place is a small spur on its north side, it once lead to the old Stockbridge Market, of which the original entrance stone archway still stands which the flat overlooks.

At the end of St Stephens Street, the St Stephens Street Church is a prominent Edinburgh Landmark, designed by Architect William Playfair. From here it is only about a 10 minutes walk directly up Howe Street to George Street, Princes Street and the main attractions of the city.
Getting Around:
No need for a car! The apartment is so central that all the city centre attractions and transport links are within easy walking distance. In fact I'd recommend not bringing a car into the city centre unless you absoluteley need to. There is on street parking available immediately outside the flat but it can get a little expensive (£2.40/hr). Waverley Train station is a 20 minute walk from the apartment (easiest to get a taxi with luggage). The airport is only a 30 minute bus or tram ride away. The airport bus (no100) runs to Waverley Station from the airport. The new Edinburgh Trams are also now running from the airport to the city centre. Princes Street and George St are also only a 10 minute walk. There are many buses along Princes Street, connecting to most routes around the city. Taxis are usually easy to pick up pretty much anywhere in Edinburgh,. Best place from the flat is just around the corner on Stockbridge's high street- Raeburn Place.
Other Things to Note:
The property is professionally cleaned and hotel quality towels and linens will be provided for your stay,

House Rules:
• No smoking
• No pets
• No parties or events
• Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Get the full listing »
Earn up to $42k a year by renting out your property on HomeAway.com.
 

More Vacation Rentals Near Edinburgh,

VRBO.com logo

Detached 1st Floor Studio Flat

1 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

A fantastic apartment built to a high specification in 2013

Plum Tree Cottage is at the end of a row of six Cotswold stone cottages, just outside of Blockley.

3 bedroom cottage in Edinburgh,

Welcome to Plum Tree Cottage, brought to you exclusively by Character Cottages, local specialists in stylish Cotswold holiday rentals. INSTANT BOOKING RESTRICTIONS THIS PROPERTY IS INSTANTLY...

3 Beds- Elegant City Living

3 bedroom house in Edinburgh,

A property that is as good as guaranteed to impress. Set within a row of pretty townhouses just a stone’s throw away from York city centre, our 3 bedroom property at Mount Parade is one you’re...

Semi-Detached Bungalow A Short Drive Away From Blackpool Attractions

2 bedroom bungalow in Edinburgh,

Our bungalow is ideally located 10 minutes drive from Blackpool and all it's attractions. It offers a spacious accommodation for a family break, with two bedrooms, one double and a twin with bunk...

Bungalow with sea views, annex, games room and on Widemouth Beach

4 bedroom bungalow in Edinburgh,

This property is in a fantastic location only a few minutes walk from the beach, it is ideal for 2 families or a larger family group. A newly refitted kitchen diner has views of the sea. The large...

'Seashells' Sleeps 2, WiFi, shared pool, close to beach, river, coast path

1 bedroom cottage in Edinburgh,

One bedroom detached cottage only metres from the beach/river and the famous riverside Ferryboat Inn at Helford Passage. Seashells Cottage has been purchased recently and is now available for...

2 bedroom Apartment in Scarborough - 45141

2 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT A STONES THROW FROM SCARBROUGH S SOUTH BAY This fabulous ground floor Victorian apartment is situated just off the Esplanade in delightful Scarborough. Boasting an abundance of...

Cottage style small Town house in the centre of Cheltenham

1 bedroom house in Edinburgh,

Located within walking distance of Central Cheltenham, this small town house has its own from door, a ground floor living room with discreetly concealed kitchen and a first floor double bedroom with...

Family friendly large 3 bed apartment (sleeps 6 + 2)

3 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

Atlantic Breeze self-catering apartment occupies a commanding position above St. Ives town centre, with perhaps some of the best views of the town, harbour and across the bay to Godrevy lighthouse,...

Beautifully presented holiday home with sea views in a spectacular location!

2 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

This beautifully presented holiday home is in a spectacular location, situated on the highly sought after Eastern Esplanade in Broadstairs, across the road from the sandy beach at Stone Bay. There is...

Spacious apartment with stunning sea views in Ventnor

3 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

Perfectly positioned, between Ventnor and the picturesque village of Bonchurch, the apartment offers stunning sea views to the front and beautiful Downland views to the rear. Ventnor town centre, its...

A House on the shore of Isleornsay Bay with Spectacular Mountain and Sea Views

4 bedroom house in Edinburgh,

4 bedrooms - 3 Bathrooms Seawrack is a house suitable for up to 8 people although also well suited for smaller parties looking for a special break away in more spacious surroundings. Seawrack...

Yogis Cottage Is Cotswold Country Charm With Modern Facilities

1 bedroom cottage in Edinburgh,

Being in the grounds of our home we are available for any help with your stay whilst giving you total privacy. Countryside, Woodland and Canal walks all from our local Village Pub are very popular....

3 bedroom property in Colchester. Pet friendly.

3 bedroom cottage in Edinburgh,

Sea Breeze is a single-storey detached bungalow, on the coast of Clacton-on-Sea, in Essex. This well-managed property has been decorated and furnished to a good standard. Boasting spacious bedrooms, a...

Vacation home Golden Grove in Carmarthen, Wales - 3 persons, 1 bedroom

1 bedroom house in Edinburgh,

Property details interior: 2-room cottage. Comfortable and cosy furnishings: living/sleeping room with 1 double bed and TV. 1 room with 1 bed. Open kitchen (4 hot plates, oven, microwave)....

Vacation home 1 School Cottages in Looe - 5 persons, 3 bedrooms

3 bedroom house in Edinburgh,

Child friendly, comfortable country house "1 School Cottages". On the outskirts, 1.5 km from the centre of Looe, 1.5 km from the sea, 1.5 km from the beach, in the countryside. Private: patio, garden...

Vacation home MacKinnon in South Skye - 4 persons, 2 bedrooms

2 bedroom house in Edinburgh,

Sleat: Cosy chalet "MacKinnon", detached. 50 m from the sea, in the countryside. Parking at the house. Shop 15 km, grocery 25 km, restaurant 8 km, bar 8 km, ferry "Mallaig Ferry" 15 km, rocky beach 50...

The Bothy Cottage - Lower Beeding, near Horsham

6 bedroom cottage in Edinburgh,

This cottage is perfect for a family gathering or reunion of old friends. The living space is great with a large lounge and a large dining room. It is located in lovely countryside and in the grounds...

Brighton Abode: 1 bedroom, sleeps 2, parking, WiFi, close to Queens Park and buses

1 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

Thoughtfully and lovingly designed contemporary studio for two people in the heart of the cool community of Hanover. A creative use of space with stylish and practical furnishings to ensure you have a...

On a quiet lane only a few steps from the harbour in St Mawes on the beautiful Roseland

3 bedroom apartment in Edinburgh,

Tucked away on a quiet lane only a few steps from the harbour in St Mawes, The Workshop is a delightfully presented family holiday home with stunning views right across the harbour from the mezzanine...
VRBO.com logo

goodideazs, LLC is not affiliated with the authors of this post nor is it responsible for its content, the accuracy and authenticity of which should be independently verified.

About| Advertise| Terms| Privacy| Contact A Greater Town

Copyright © 2007-2018 goodideazs, LLC. All rights reserved.