Self Catering Edinburgh - Holyrood Apartment




Sleeps:- 4

Area - Royal Mile/ Holyrood  View Map

Post/ Zip Code  - EH8 8BX 

Distance to Edinburgh Castle - 1.2 Km

Distance to the Royal Mile - 0 Km

distance to Scottish parliament / Holyrood palace - 0km


 Free car parking outside the apartment overnight and weekends on a first come first served.


This newly refurbished Edinburgh self catering accommodation is located on the famous Royal Mile/ Canongate in the heart of Edinburgh's historic old town. The Royal Mile is one of the most famous streets in Scotland. This historic road leads from Edinburgh castle down to the palace of Holyrood and the Scottish Parliament. The apartment is next door to most of Edinburgh's attractions and is the perfect location to explore Edinburgh and its history.


This is a ground floor, 2 bedroom apartment and is located across the road from the Scottish Parliament building at the bottom of the Royal Mile. It is situated in one of the most historic parts of Edinburgh and is also next door to Holyrood Palace and the beautiful Holyrood Park.


When you step out of the apartment you are surrounded by over 500 years of Scottish history.


With prior approval, on arrival your bags can be left in the apartment after 11.00am. On the day of departure, your bags can be left in the apartment till 2.00pm.


This apartment has high speed broadband internet connection and Wi-Fi supplied free of charge. Also, there is free calls to UK and many international telephone land lines.



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The Scottish parliament in the foreground with the apartment in the background (brown building to the left) View up the Royal Mile with apartment on the right (brown building)



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Holyrood Palace next to the apartment Looking down the Royal mile.


Living room 


This self catering Edinburgh apartment has been refurbished to a high standard. The living room  has spectacular views of the Scottish Parliament and Holyrood park. There is a flat screen TV and DVD player.  There are also a foldaway sofa.  The apartment is warm and comfortable..







The newly fitted modern kitchen is well equipped, with a wide range of good quality utensils and equipment. It includes a cooker, washing machine, fridge, and microwave.


Bedroom 1


A double bedroom, with a double bed with wardrobe and Chester draws.




Bedroom 2


A second double bedroom with 2 single beds located at the rear of the property.



Shower room


There is a newly refurbished shower room which has a shower, a  toilet, and a wash-hand basin. 




Electricity, linen and towels are included in the price. Clean linen and towels are provided. There is an iron and an ironing board and a sofa bed in the living room. 


Access to the Apartment

The self catering apartment is located on the Ground floor and access is from the secure communal stairs.  

 This self catering Edinburgh accomodation is ideal as a base to enjoy a self catering holiday in the historic centre of Edinburgh.


 Arrival is after 3pm and departure before 10am.



The Location of the Holyrood/ Royal Mile Edinburgh self catering Apartment


This Royal Mile apartment is located at the top of St Mary's street on the corner of the Royal Mile - in the heart of central Edinburgh. The Royal Mile is the historic road that connects Edinburgh castle to Holyrood Palace. The apartment is situated approximately half way down this road.  It is close to Edinburgh Castle and the new Scottish parliament  building and it is a 5 to 10 minute walk to most of the city centre attractions, including  Princess Street Gardens,  museum, and art galleries. 


When you walk out of the apartment you walk into the heart of historic Edinburgh.


Its central location, within the Edinburgh Old Town, makes this self catering flat an ideal base for exploring the many attractions of Edinburgh and visiting its many pubs, restaurants and theatres.


This link gives you the precise location of the apartments. Apartment Location





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