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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Edinburgh, Scotland

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Allan Abr...
1 review
“Great location”
Reviewed June 2, 2018 for a stay in May 2018

The location was great. Never needed any transportation. It was difficult to find initially with lots of construction going on. The apartment was very spacious and kitchen had all the necessary things to eat in if you so choose. Margot wasn't there but her son handled all of our questions. Stairs were a bit precarious and I wish the shower water would have been a little warmer but no problem recommending this place.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jun 18, 2018
Thank you so much, Allan, for your comments and for your recommendation. Glad you mentioned the shower temperature (though sorry it wasn’t at the right temperature for you) ~ it just needed adjusting at the master switch on the boiler panel. Sorry, too, that the stairs were a bit of a challenge for you ~ the apartment is part of a traditional Edinburgh tenement, built in 1875, so has the usual historical flight of steps.
The construction at the St James Centre has caused a bit of traffic re-routing ~ the cab drivers are usually on top of it but as your arrival was at rush hour I'm sure it took a while to get through the city!
Really great that you were able to walk everywhere after that and didn’t need any transportation. Again, Allan, many thanks for your feedback, Margot
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TedCooper...
Rennes, France
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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“A great great place to be back!!!!”
Reviewed February 10, 2018 for a stay in August 2017

From the first e-mail in november 2016 to the first step and the first meeting with Margot, we have had a wonderful stay. Very nice and comfortable flat to explore a city that has so much to offer, especially during the Fringe Festival!!! For sure we'll be back. Thank you Margot!!
Jean-Christophe

Your age range 50-64
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Management Response
Feb 11, 2018
So glad you enjoyed your stay, Jean-Christophe. It was a real pleasure to meet you and your family and to have you stay in my apartment. I look forward to your return! Thank you so much, Margot
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Chris H
Haslemere, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Family Fringe Trip”
Reviewed August 31, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We have visited the Fringe for the last three years and decided to stay in an apartment this year rather than a B & B.
We are delighted we made the change. The Apartment was wonderful, perfectly positioned, walking distance of Princes Street and bus stop two minutes away if you prefer.
We were welcomed on arrival by Margot who gave us a complete tour of the home and also left a box of groceries which was very helpful.
We will definitely be staying again.

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Burkhard...
1 review
“Beautiful apartment near the city centre”
Reviewed August 21, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

The description did not promise too much. It is a beautiful appartment equipped with all you need, very clean and quiet although in walking distance to the beautiful city centre of Edinburgh. We appreciated Margot's warm welcome and we would highly recommend it to everybody setting value on quality and taste.

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Reviewed July 19, 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
Jul 27, 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time to give me this lovely positive feedback, Agni. I’m so pleased that my apartment met the needs of you and your family and that you found it both beautiful and functional. Thank you for being great guests and I hope to welcome you back to Edinburgh in the not-too-distant future.
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Jennifer...
Kenmore, Washington
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Excellent stay”
Reviewed June 29, 2017 for a stay in June 2017

Margot's flat was absolutely fantastic! Fantastic and safe location, walking distance to everything, restaurants, market and sights. Margot is fantastic, quick to respond, and helpful with anything you want to know about the area. Staying here was one of the highlights of our trip!

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Management Response
Jul 27, 2017
Thank you so much for leaving such lovely comments, Jenn. I’m so pleased that you found my flat fantastic, that it met all your needs and was one of the highlights of your trip. So pleased, too, that I could help with the things you wanted to know about. You were great guests and I look forward, hopefully, to seeing you all again.
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Nicky G
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Absolutely gorgeous apartment, brilliant location just a short stroll into town.
Margot is a wonderful host and the welcome basket was the best I have ever had.
Would definitely recommend .

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Management Response
Jun 13, 2017
Thank you so much for being such a lovely family and for leaving a great review. I'm so glad that my apartment met your needs and expectations. You're welcome back any time ....maybe when there's another marathon in the offing?!
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