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Atholl Brae Royal Mile

Flats 1 & 4, 6 Old Tolbooth Wynd, Edinburgh EH8 8EQ, Scotland (Old Town)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
TimeAway2012 Portland, Oregon, USA
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided on an apartment for the first time while travelling with our two young-adult children, as we had difficulty finding hotel lodging for 4 in one suite in Edinburgh. And we are all very glad we found and stayed at Atholl Brae! The proprietor Liz set the tone immediately with her excellent and friendly communication and customer service. We... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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35 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed with a party of 5 which flat 1 was able to accommodate pretty well. The flat was very well equipped and spotless. The apartment block is situated on the corner of Calton Road and Old Tolbooth Wynd; about 1/2 way between North Bridge and Holyrood. By car, you'll need to approach from Calton Road, by foot you'll probably come... More

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great place. Great location a stones throw from the royal mile which serves as a brilliant base for your Edinburgh exploration. Equally close to Waverely station too so it doesn't take long to settle yourself in. The owner Liz is very friendly and only too happy to help you.We would stay again with our three young kids.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Booked this accommodation just off Royal Mile to visit Edinburgh with our American guests. It was in an excellent location an easy walk to the castle and other local places of interest, and we used the hop on /off buses to explore further afield, including the Royal Yacht Britannia. The flat was spotlessly clean and had everything you could need... More

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Winterton, South Africa
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20 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Our group took both apartments for three nights sleeping four adults in each apartment. The accommodation was a comfortable fit but would be tight if the suggested extra beds were in use. We found the apartments exceptionally well fitted with good quality furnishings on laminate floors throughout. Kitchen equipment proved more than adequate for our self catering needs with the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My friend and I stayed for 10 days in the ground floor appartment (no. 1). It was a wonderful holiday. The appartement is at a really central location, just off the Royal Mile. We could visit all the main attractions on foot (Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, National Museum etc.). For the Royal Yacht Britannia you can take a bus on... More

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Our family stayed here for 5 nights over the Edinburgh Marathon Festival weekend and we really enjoyed our stay. The apartment is spacious, clean and every bit as nice as is reflected in the advert photographs. Communication throughout the booking process was fantastic and included information on local attractions, restaurants, bars, etc. Thank you Liz for the information and for... More

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Algona, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We completely enjoyed our visit. We were given suggestions and helpful hints before we arrived. The apartment was completely stocked, beyond what we had expected. We were personally greeted upon arrival and shown everything. The rooms were clean, the beds comfortable, the kitchen great! Plenty of hot water, games and videos, laundry appliance. The apartment is close to everything, 1/2... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Our family stayed here for 4 days recently and it had everything we could want. 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms(!), full kitchen, washer, dryer, living room, excellent wifi. All the small things were fully stocked too, hand soap, laundry detergent, dishwasher soap, several extra packs of toilet paper, coffee, tea, kettle, French press, and so much more I can't remember. Perfect... More

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Lizzie26, Owner at Atholl Brae Royal Mile, responded to this review

Hi there Thanks a lot for your kind review, which has delighted us ! Good call about taking the address with you - we recommend it in our advance instructions, and also include a recommended approach route for drivers. Whilst the street is indeed small and atmospheric, it is literally just off the Royal Mile, just under the arch beside... More

Cheyenne, Wyoming
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Our family of four spent four nights here and had a wonderful time. The flat is clean, well equipped, and perfectly located for easily exploring the Royal Mile and Old Town. Groceries are easily found at Tesco Express five minutes away, and the train station is a fifteen minute walk with suitcases in tow. We hope to return to Edinburgh... More

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Lizzie26, Owner at Atholl Brae Royal Mile, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review - we're all pleased you so enjoyed your stay. I hope we'll be welcoming you back soon. Edinburgh has a huge selection of shopping opportunities - lots of very large stores in and around Princess Street (Jenners in Princes Street has an Espresso bar with fabulous views to the castle for accompanying friends and... More

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Address: Flats 1 & 4, 6 Old Tolbooth Wynd, Edinburgh EH8 8EQ, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Old Town
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