The Edmonstone's Close Residence

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  • Property ID115365
  • Sleeps 2 (+2)
  • Bedrooms 1
  • Bathroom(s) 1
  • Floor Ground floor

Key features

Located in a cozy Close just off the The Grassmarket is this gorgeous studio apartment, ready and waiting to show you Edinburgh. With all of the main attractions right on your doorstep, you’re perfectly placed for a whistle-stop weekend or fun-packed fortnight in Scotland’s capital. Guests are treated to the best of both worlds, as the apartment is housed in a 200 year old building, formally the Traverse theatre, yet is fully modernised. The Edmonstone’s Close Residence sleeps up to four guests, and is fully equipped with everything you need for your home away from home.

The living space has a spacious and airy feel, and features modern furnishing including comfy sofas, dining table, and contemporary art. If you can tear yourself away from the local eateries, the fully fitted kitchenette is on hand to help you rustle up your own culinary delights, and has all mod cons and appliances. A TV, DVD player and WiFi are all available for guests’ use. The shared courtyard can be accessed from French doors in the living area.

A kingsize bed and plentiful guest storage hide behind a clever partition, providing space and privacy from the living area. A further two guests can be accommodated on the sofa bed in the living area, however guests should note that this is a studio apartment, and so the two areas are not completely separated. A contemporary bathroom with shower over bath completes this truly delightful holiday apartment.

Immediately outside of the Close is The Grassmarket, a historic marketplace that has maintained its shape and a number of its historic buildings, hosting traditional pubs and restaurants. Adjoining it is the colourful West Bow/Victoria Street containing independent shops, further restaurants and pubs. Just round the corner is The Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. A short walk away is George IV Bridge, where you can catch buses to other areas of the city. Waverley train station is less than one mile away.

A meet and greet service is provided, whereby you will be met at the property to be provided with keys and to be shown the property. Please arrange your arrival with the property manager.

Entry to the apartment is from 16:00 onwards; however, please note that arrivals after 19:00 may incur a late arrival fee of 15 pounds for unsociable hours. Earlier entry can perhaps be arranged but depends if there is a departure at your chosen apartment that day. This can be confirmed within 48 hours of arrival. If you are arriving earlier than 16:00 on your day of arrival, it is always worth contacting the property manager as they will always endeavour to give you access as soon as possible. You may be able to arrive early and leave luggage and come back however this is not guaranteed.

The latest departure time is 11:00, however, a guaranteed later departure (up to 20:00) can be arranged for a fee of 50% of the daily rate for that day but please note this is subject to no existing booking arriving that day already.

Sleeping arrangements 1 kingsize bed and one double sofa bed - please note that this is a studio apartment, please see floor plan for further clarification.

Exterior This apartment forms part of a tradition tenement within a private close. French doors lead out into a private courtyard.

Parking notes This property doesn't come with free parking but there is very limited paid street parking in local area for additional fee. Alternatively, there is private parking facilities available at the NCP Car Park on Castle Terrace.

  • Paid parking (outdoor)
  • General facilities

    • Dishwasher Yes
    • Linen provided Yes
    • Bath towels provided Yes
    • Hair dryer Yes
    • Tumble dryer Yes
    • Washing machine Yes
    • Microwave Yes
    • Fridge Yes
    • Oven Yes
    • Iron / Ironing board Yes
  • Entertainment

    • DVD player Yes
    • TV Yes
  • Internet access

    • Internet access Yes
    • Wifi Yes
  • Accessibility

      This property is situated on the ground floor.

    • Suitability

      • Pets not allowed Yes

    Other facilities

    Bluetooth Speakers
    LockBox Safe

    Interior layout A hallway leads to separate bathroom, and open plan living/kitchen area with partition to bedroom.


    Check-in from16:00

    You will be asked to check-out before11:00

    Floor Plan

    The Edmonstone's Close Residence location


    • Swimming (Indoor)
    • Gym
    • Leisure centre
    • Sports ground
    • Shops
    • Supermarket
    • Express supermarket
    • Bar / Pub
    • Restaurants
    • Café
    • Nightclub
    • Galleries
    • Museum
    • Theatre
    • Internet café
    • Public wireless internet
    • Playground

    The Edmonstone's Close Residence reviews

    independently rated: 100%The percentage of all customers leaving a review on who rated the product either 'good' or 'excellent' based on 10 user reviews of The Edmonstone's Close Residence
    21 Aug 2019


    Excellent service and communication.


    Great location, very clean and well equipped. My luggage was lost by the airline so the little extras in the apartment were much appreciated.

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    23 May 2019


    Very easy to do business with. Easy check-in and check-out. Great apartment.


    Great apartment tucked away in a small close. Very quiet and perfect for a short weekend break.

    Our response

    Thank you for taking the time to review The Edmonstone's Close Residence. We're delighted to hear that you found the booking process quick and easy and managed to take advantage of the great location of this property.
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    22 Aug 2018


    Very efficient booking service. Communication all seems to be scripted but it works


    Excellent location and facilities, excellent host, very helpful

    Our response

    Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We're glad that you found the booking process easy and that you enjoyed the central location of this property. We hope to welcome you back again soon!

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