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Capital View Apartments

13 North Bank Street, Edinburgh EH1 2LP, Scotland
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Capital View Apartments
Ranked #16 of 179 Specialty lodging in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We stayed in the penthouse at Mound Apartments as a group of friends for a weekend in late April. You couldn't hope for a better location, just five minutes walk from the station a back door on to the royal mile and minutes away from Edinburgh Castle, pubs, restaurants and shops. The apartment is clean, modern and extremely spacious but... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

The apartment is so good. We slept so well on a wonderful mattress. The rooms were excellent and have been re-furbished. The heating was excellent and kept us very warm on some cold December days. The kitchen had everything we needed. All the rooms had such interesting views with the front rooms overlooking Princes Street and looking on to the... More

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

We enjoyed two days in Edinburgh at the Mound apartments. What a perfect location, just around the corner from Royal Mile, 5 minutes to all shops. The apartment was great, just what we needed, all amenities including laundry facilities if needed. We were on 5th floor but there is a lift, fantastic views. The Wash cafe beneath the apartment does... More

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Gloucester
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We recently enjoyed a four day break with two families + 1 sharing in the pent house at Mound Apartments on North Bank Street. The property is so spacious it felt like our own personal tardis finding rooms, corridors and little cubby holes to explore. The views from the apartment are breathtaking and look almost like perfectly framed pictures by... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We were very pleased with the location of the apartment. It was in walking distance to everything! The apartment was up to date and well equipped to keep us feeling at ease for our two week holiday. We even used the kitchen a bunch. It's a very cosy apartment, just big enough for my husband and I. There was some... More

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Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We spent a whole month in the apartment on the 8th floor and were absolutely happy about it. At first sight it looked small, but then we moved the furniture a bit and suddenly it was spacious enough. The bed was comfortable, the kitchen equipement worked very well and we had everything we needed. And as it was written many... More

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Glasgow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

This penthouse apartment on the 9th floor was perfect for us. The back-door led out onto the upper end of the Royal Mile and the views over Edinburgh to the coast and beyond were phenomenal. The bathroom was the only disappointing part as the door didn't lock and the shower was rubbish. Well equiped kitchen and huge central dining and... More

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Trenton
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We booked for five nights starting August 14, 2013. First impressions are not great as the communal areas are shabby, carpets have seen better days and could use a good clean. We had apartment 8B, so appreciated the elevator. For the price, the apartment would be good value for money. As other reviews stated, the view is lovely and the... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We stumbled across this penthouse when searching for group accommodation online and could not have been happier with it. The location is amazing - really central, just a few minutes walk from the train station/airport bus drop-off point, and with incredible views across the city. It was the perfect location for exploring different parts of the city on foot. Inside,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We were a group of six girls away for a chilled out Girlie weekend. The Penthouse apartment was in the perfect location, just 5 mins from the train station and just off the Royal Mile at one side and looked out towards Princess Street on the other (again just a 5 min walk). Jill, who dealt with the booking, was... More

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Address: 13 North Bank Street, Edinburgh EH1 2LP, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Capital View Apartments Edinburgh, Scotland

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Very centrally located apartment’s right in the heart of the Old Town in Edinburgh with terrific views. We are located next to the Royal Mile, Princes Street and the castle. Each apartment can sleep up to 4 people and has recently been refurbished. These non-smoking apartments are self-catering and have a serviced lift/elevator. All electricity is included, as is free Wi-Fi internet access, all bed linen and towels and free use of private laundry (washing machine and dryer). ... more   less 
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