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Georgian splendor overlooking 'home of golf' !

4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
3 reviews
open plan kitchen
open plan contemporary lounge
Master bedroom with beautiful cornicing
Main door Georgian
View from one of the lounge windows
Leith -Links (the home of golf) across the road
period features throughout; murals in vestibule
Stain glass door from vestibule
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
This is an exceptional example of an original merchant's apartment close to the ancient Port of Leith, with stunning features, elaborate cornicing, stained glass, wall murals, flag stone flooring and hand carved doors. Leith was once an independent town from Edinburgh, albeit only ten minutes from the city centre, and has managed to retain much of it's unique character and distinctive personality!

The apartment has it's own private entrance, just off the park ( with free on-street parking) and it is situated in a quite, and peaceful corner of Leith, which is also renowned for it's vibrant and lively shopping, bar and restaurant scene. The lounge is very bright and spacious (south-facing) open-plan with extraordinary high ornate ceilings and lots of Georgian characteristics, including remote controlled authentic gas fire w...
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About the owner, morris P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 65 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 69 days ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 8 reviews and 2 properties
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2011 for a stay in July 2010

Great welcome from Morris who was both charming and helpful. The flat was spacious, well decorated and well equipped. The bed linen towels were of high quality. Lots of easy, free parking. Good restaurants within easy walking distance. Short bus ride to both old and new towns. Can't recommend highly enough! more

4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010 for a stay in July 2010

Plenty of space in this huge apartment with everything you need for a comfortable stay, only a twenty minute walk to the hussle & bussel fo Edinburg.After a eariler mix... more

the McIntosh's
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2010 for a stay in June 2010
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If you hanker to experience living for a short while in grand architecture then try out 5 Wellington Place in the Port of Leith. The area is very close to... more

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  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
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