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Young Street Boutique Apartments

Young Street, Edinburgh EH2 4HU, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As other reviewers have said, it's difficult to top the Young Street Apartments in terms of location. A charming cobbled side street with two old school boozers on it, just off George St in the heart of the city. My apartment was very nice, great value compared to hotel prices. Spacious, clean and comfortable with decent facilities (although my iron... More 

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Fredrikstad, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Super location, spacious apartment, clean and with a comfortable bed. Slightly poor soundproof, but in a relatively quiet street. The pub across the street was not noisy. Missed something more details on changing the towels, emptying trash, etc.

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The apartment was clean and tidy and lovely,the Internet was good and fast to get on, the kitchen was really good washing machine and oven well equipped , I would definitely stay here again ,right in the heart of the city.tea and coffee ,mike in the apartment.Heather was really helpfully thank you so much.you get you key at the apartment... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We've just returned from a wonderful weekend in Edinburgh. Weather was lovely, edinburgh gorgeous. We went on the Auldreekie Haunted vaults tour and graveyard visit, it was ok! We also visited Mary King Street, this was great. And the city bus tour is a must if you want to see all the sights in comfort. The apartment was lovely, well... More 

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London
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

Arriving at the apartment (Number 1), the first thing that hit us was the smell. There's a very clear damp problem in one of the two bedrooms which the company had obviously tried to mask with air fresheners and diffusers (folks, it doesn't work). We were only staying for three nights so we didn't complain, but I certainly couldn't have... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Could not fault our stay at these apartments! Starting with the customer service we received as soon as we arrived, was a horrible day and we managed to get into the apartment early, which we were very happy with. Apartment is lovely, very spacious, perfect location (just off princes street), comfy bed and has all ammentities you would need. Would... More 

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Chester, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

I cannot fault these apartments! The location is fantastic, a few minutes walk from Princes Street and Rose Street but on a nice quiet road with just a few nice bars on. Our apartment was amazing; comfortable bed, lovely bathroom and kitchen, clean throughout and very spacious. It is a bit pricey but we'll worth it for the fabulous location... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Great location, flats have all amenities required but bit shabby dirty carpets and holes in the walls. Lovely sash windows but very noisey. Have to collect keys from a different location to the flat. Few changes would improve the flat and make it a great place to stay.

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Feldkirch, Austria
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I am late for my comments as we stayed in this apartment beginning of August. When I read the comments from Alison R. I must say: they do not learn a lot. We had the exact same problems with both showers: inadequate water pressure, on the second day no pressure at all, and if we had water it was not... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We selected the Young Street apartment because we wanted high quality, comfortable accommodation for our trip to the Edinburgh Festival. The apartment was comfortable and clean, and the location was great. But since it was described as 'luxury' we were extremely disappointed that we were unable to take a hot shower during our stay; the water pressure was inadequate in... More 

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New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town, until after dark when strappy dresses come out to play. This is the city’s central business district with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighborhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.
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