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Open plan living space with bluetooth stereoFully equipped Habitat kitchen with integrated dishwasher
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Beautiful traditional 2 bed apartment in the city

Beautiful traditional 2 bed apartment in the city

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath

Our comfortable and stylish 2 bedroom apartment sleeps four. It is in the Abbeyhill Colonies Conservation Area, traditional historic cottages built in the 1880s. Colony apartments are a style of housing unique to Edinburgh.

This apartment has been our much loved home for five years and is beautifully furnished and well equipped.

The apartment is walking distance to the Royal Mile, Princes Street, Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh Waverley train station and most Edinburgh Festival venues.


Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for infants (Under 2 years)
Check-in time is 2PM - 9PM
Check out by 11AM

8 Reviews

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Remy User Profile
August 2017
Lara's house was perfect! Everything was extremely beautiful and comfortable. Walking distance to the golden mile and Edinburgh castle. They were very welcoming and communication was almost instant! Would love to stay again had an amazing time

Stephen User Profile
April 2018
The photos convey the charm and decor of this house within walking distance of Edinburgh's city centre, but you have to stay there to experience the homely feel and the hospitality of Lara and Luke. The property is clean, tidy and well heated; the beds are very comfortable. Commu…

Doug User Profile
August 2017
Nice residence near Holyrood Castle. The owner is a superb host. The residence is clean and updated. I would hesitate to stay here again.

Laura User Profile
August 2017
A fabulous base to stay in Edinburgh. Lara and Luke were great hosts, they were easy to communicate with by answering queries and providing recommendations. They also went the extra mile by providing goodies for us to eat when we arrived.

Emeline User Profile
August 2017
Greatlocation. Not far from the city center (15 min walk).The flat is very clean and comfortable and the bedrooms are cozy. Thank you for our hosts we would definitely recommend this place!

Ann Michele User Profile
Ann Michele
August 2017
We really enjoyed our stay, very clean, excellent location. A family day bus pass, got us all around!

Denise User Profile
July 2017
The host canceled this reservation 60 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.

Hosted by Lara

Edinburgh, United KingdomJoined in August 2014
Lara User Profile
11 Reviews
I'm from Edinburgh and have lived in this part of the city for many years with my Australian husband Luke. We love this part of town and hope you have a wonderful stay in our home. We do a lot of travelling ourselves and always appreciate advice and tips from locals. Do let …
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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

A mix of families and working professionals live in the area and there are excellent cafes, bakeries and shops on the doorstep.

Arthur's Seat, the Edinburgh Old Town and city centre are all in walki…

Getting around

Edinburgh has a fantastic bus service. There are several bus stops very near by with a frequent service. London Road is a major route into Edinburgh and there are lots of different buses you ca…

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