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Blair St Scott, just off Royal Mile

59 reviews
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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The prices displayed are purely indicative for this property, please get in touch for an accurate quotation. situated in a Victorian building Blair Street Scott is a brilliantly located apartment in the heart of the Old Town only 50 metres from the Royal Mile and offering a fantastic base to explore the amazing city of Edinburgh. This property shares a a private vestibule area with the Blair St Burns apartment next door and is therefore an excellent choice for larger groups or families who want to be close to each other. This bright , elegant self catering apartment is furnished and decorated to a high standard to make your stay as comfortable as possible and offers a host of contemporary and period features. Located opposite Mercat Tours and the Edinburgh Vaults (the underground chamber...The prices displayed are purely indicative for this property, please get in touch for an accurate quotation. situated in a Victorian building Blair Street Scott is a brilliantly located apartment in the heart of the Old Town only 50 metres from the Royal Mile and offering a fantastic base to explore the amazing city of Edinburgh. This property shares a a private vestibule area with the Blair St Burns apartment next door and is therefore an excellent choice for larger groups or families who want to be close to each other. This bright , elegant self catering apartment is furnished and decorated to a high standard to make your stay as comfortable as possible and offers a host of contemporary and period features. Located opposite Mercat Tours and the Edinburgh Vaults (the underground chambers where Burke and Hare would find their victims). The apartment is on the lower ground floor of the building with a view of the street to the front and from the bedrooms at the back is on the first floor. On entering the building there are 4 steps up to the main door and then 8 stairs down to the apartment. The historic Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage site boasting a wealth of charm and character. Main shopping and commercial thoroughfares are within walking distance and include high street retailers , fine restaurants and fashionable bars. The property is extremely well placed for the many famous historical places of interest including galleries, museums and theatres. Edinburgh castle is a short 400 metre walk up the Royal Mile which is a mere 50 metres from the flat. The Palace of Holyrood House and Scottish Parliament can be reached with a short walk downhill. The Grassmarket and Royal Mile offer a superb choice of specialty shops , restaurants, bars , coffee shops and boutiques. . A Sainsbury local and Tesco express are only 5 minutes away on North Bridge. A wide variety of bus services are available nearby and Waverley train station is a 5 minute walk. * All gas & electricity costs are included in the rental. * Linen and towels are provided. * Complimentary tea, coffee and milk are provided for your arrival. * Ironing facilities and a hair dryer are provided. * Street parking is available but is expensive, various longer term parking solutions can be given. * The airport bus drop off point and main railway station are 5 minutes walk. Restrictions * No smoking is allowed within the apartment. * No pets. * Although on the first floor, there are a small number of stair to negotiate and therefore may be unsuitable for some people with disabilities. 4 Steps from street to building door and 8 steps down internally to apartment door. * No lift is available. A deposit of 25% is payable on booking and the outstanding balance of the rental price must be received 2 months prior to your arrival date. For bookings made less than eight weeks before your arrival date the whole rental price falls payable at the time of booking. Please note that a separate 200 pounds refundable key/security deposit must be provided prior to arrival. This is rescinded 5 days after departure.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

Four of us stayed 5 nights. This apartment in Blair St turned out to be a great base for our visit to the fringe. It is very close to the Royal Mile and within easy walking distance of Waverley station. It has two nicely decorated...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Lndmry
Reviewed August 23, 2016

This cozy, 2 bedroom flat was the most amazing location, just steps off the Royal Mile and within easy walking distance to Fringe venues (particularly The Pleasance Courtyard). Of course it was a short walk to everything on the Royal Mile, about halfway between the...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Lainey5
escadmin, VR Owner at Blair St Scott, just off Royal Mile, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2016

Really pleased to hear the Blair St Scott apt contributed to a successful trip to Edinburgh. "Haste ye back" Regards, Glenn, manager ESC Ltd

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Reviewed July 31, 2016

We were a group of 4 adults who stayed in the apartment in July 2016. The apartment was ideally located and within walking distance of many of the main attractions in Edinburgh. The apartment was clean when we arrived and we all had a good...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank ozclare
escadmin, VR Owner at Blair St Scott, just off Royal Mile, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave for Blair St Scott apt and indicating there were many aspects of it that contributed to a successful trip to Edinburgh. In reaction to your positive feedback a washer/dryer machine has been installed and the problems with...More

Reviewed June 14, 2016

the apartment was ideal for our family,great location,the amenities were good,bacically an ideal place in Edinbourgh for a holiday

Date of stay: May 2016
1  Thank waynedurham
Reviewed September 1, 2015

We have stayed in Edinburgh for the Fringe quite a bit over the years. I have never found such a fantastic location. There were five adults in our group, which made life cosy, but manageable. As it is a basement flat, the phone signal was...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank April B
About the Manager
Edinburgh SC (Self Catering) Ltd
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2009
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