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16 / 4 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PR, Scotland (Castle / Royal Mile / High St)
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely place, in the perfect location we couldn't have asked for a better place to finish our Edinburgh holiday. The views were spectacular! The apartment was lovely. really nicely furnished, clean,well maintained and comfortable, it made you feel right at home. Moira and Eric were very helpful with information about the town, places to eat and things to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Warm, cosy flat, perfect for a new baby and to watch the Hogmanay fireworks. Moira was very hospitable and made sure we had everything we needed to make our stay comfortable. Close to everything, made Edinburgh very accessible as we could walk everywhere. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to enjoy Edinburgh for Hogmanay and booked a three night stay at 11/1 Johnston Terrace. Moira was extremely helpful from booking stage right through to departure date. She offered us advice concerning the arrival to avoid road closures as well as meeting us at the apartment and giving us further 'insider knowledge' about Edinburgh and where... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We were met by the friendly owners who told us all about the apartment, parking, eating out etc. We loved our welcome pack of bread, milk, coffee and all essentials was much appreciated. There is a Sainsburys Local about 5 minutes walk away from the apartment. We felt right at home after a very short period of time. Up a... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

My family can't praise enough of this wonderful apartment! Moira's constant communication via email were outstanding. We love the view from the apartment, location is simply a spot on! Eric was very welcoming and even brought us for a short guided walk through Royal Mile. The apartment is immaculately clean and all the furnishings are vintage yet classic - which... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Absolutely perfect apartment and location in Old Town. Eric and Moira were so easy to work with and they were so helpful with trip ideas and suggestions. Lovely welcome package. The apartment exceeded our expectations! Highly recommend the apartment (11/1) for trips with family and friends. Fantastic view of the castle and conveniently located to restaurants, shops, attractions, grocery store... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We stayed here about 3 weeks ago and I really don't know how it could have been better. From the moment we inquired about the apartments, the communication with Moira and Eric was excellent. We booked well in advance (you will need too) and they would even send occasional emails with local deals that were occurring while we would be... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This is a beautiful apartment. We spent a week here and enjoyed every minute. Situated in a central position in the old town, everything was on the doorstep. Moira was extremely informative, especially with regard to getting a taxi from the station to the apartments with luggage. The apartment is full of tourist information also. We will be back here,... More 

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22 hotel reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Firstly the owners had great communication prior to our stay. But we were somewhat disappointed contrary to the rave reviews on Tripadvisor. Communication is done by email once we arrived, not by phone (long distance charges). So we went 2 days without hot water and heat as the heater had shut down, and communication lagged behind with the internet. There... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you are looking for an ideal location to stay in Edinburgh, look no further. The location is absolutely ideal and Moira and Eric (owners) are helpful and knowledgeable. The flat was spacious and clean with nice furnishings and great architectural details. The bedrooms were large with good storage for all of our clothes and luggage. The beds were on... More 

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Address: 16 / 4 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PR, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Castle / Royal Mile / High St , Old Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 2
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Apartment By Castle Edinburgh, Scotland

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