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The Turret Apartment

The Turret Apartment
Certificate of Excellence
34 reviews
The Turret Apartment
Living Room
Dining Room View
Dining Room View
Dining Room
Dining Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
The Master Bedroom with Ensuite
The Master Bedroom with Ensuite
The Master Bedroom with Ensuite
The Master Bedroom with Ensuite
The Master Bedroom with Ensuite
The Master Bedroom with Ensuite
The Double Bedroom
The Double Bedroom
The Double Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
View at night from sitting room
Sheriff Bank
Harbour from Sheriff Bank
Beside Sheriff Bank. Great public transport uptown
Harbour at dusk
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Edinburgh, Scotland
A great location near all the main tourist sites, but in a tranquil waterside setting.

Riverside Edinburgh property within an enclosed private development located in the vibrant Shore area of Leith and only 10 minutes from Princes Street. Free parking. Residents only boardwalk on riverside.

Leith is the historic port of Edinburgh. It has undergone significant regeneration and now contains a good number of excellent bars, traditional pubs and a great range of restaurants (from Pizza Express to Michelin Starred Fine Dining). It has been named in the Times Newspaper as one of the UK's 30 most fashionable places to live. Close to the Royal Yacht Britannia and the Ocean Terminal shopping centre/multiplex cinema. Frequent public transport links to city centre. After a day's sightseeing, you will find a wide choice of eating places wit...
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About the Owner, Alastair M
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We will normally meet guests on arrival and show them round. We are available by telephone during your stay and we are happy to help with visitor advice as well as any issues.
We have a self check out departure system.
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Listing #HL339665
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Excellent - based on 34 reviews
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Becky R
2 reviews
Reviewed October 20, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

2 couples stayed in Alastair and Sharon's apartment for our last few days in Scotland. We found the apartment to be very well stocked with anything we needed. Very close to a store and several good restaurants. Sharon was very helpful on check-in. My husband left his coat and cell phone in apartment and Alastair went out of his way...

Edgworth, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed August 29, 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Ideal location for visiting the Fringe Festival with family, excellent taxi service making the property reasonably priced for our stay, compared to city centre location. The apartment was clean and very well equipped. Alastair was a helpful and friendly host. Will definitely stay again

Reviewed May 30, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

  • Books
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The apartment is in a small quiet residential building. Guests are kindly asked to respect our neighbours.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: $267 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
Edinburgh is recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is the world's first UNESCO City of Literature.

Attracting over 1 million overseas visitors a year, Edinburgh is the second most visited tourist destination in the United Kingdom after London. The city was voted 'European Destination of the Year' at the World Travel Awards 2012.

The city hosts several annual festivals including the Edinburgh International Festival, the Edinburgh Fringe and the Edinburgh International Book Festival. Other annual events include the Hogmanay Street Party and the Beltane Fire Festival.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh International Airport: 9.9 mi
Railway: Edinburgh Waverley: 2.4 mi
From the airport:
There is a frequent tram service and express bus into the city centre from Edinburgh Airport. From the centre it is a short taxi or bus ride to the apartment. There is also an airport express bus to Ocean Terminal in Leith (200) which terminates about a 15 minute walk from the apartment (probably easier with just hand luggage)
Rail/Bus - From Edinburgh Waverley rail station take a taxi or the frequent 22 Lothian Bus in the direction of 'Ocean Terminal' from the 'shops side' (north) of Princes St. Alight outside 'Sofi's' in Henderson Street, walk back to Parliament St (25m), turn right down to the riverside, turn left into Sheriff Brae and Sheriff Bank is immediately on the right.
Air - Take the Airport Bus or tram to the City centre (Waverley S...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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