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Royal Mile Apartments in Edinburgh

Edinburgh's Royal Mile is the jewel in the capital's crown; an exciting, engaging and interesting place to stay whatever the time of year. Packed with sights to see, things to do and home to some of the city's best eating and shopping, there's something for everyone to enjoy, explore and experience.

The historical heart of Edinburgh's Old Town, the Royal Mile is actually four distinct streets, running between two of the city's most important historical landmarks: Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace. The Castle, built on an ancient plug of volcanic rock, dominates the landscape of the city, and as the Mile slopes gently down towards the Palace you can literally walk through the history of Edinburgh.

The Castle itself is a must-visit, commanding beautiful views from its forbidding ramparts, and containing a wealth of Scottish history. At the other end of the Mile, Holyrood Palace, the Queen's official residence in Scotland, is one of the greatest architectural gems in the UK. Opposite this 16th Century treasure is a much more modern one - the Scottish parliament, which is open for tours to see its excellent art collection.

Along the Royal Mile there are numerous closes and passages (called 'wynds') which lead off either side, and exploring these is one of the great pleasures that the city has to offer; as they consist of superb examples of the ancient, towering architecture which dominates the Old Town. Explore on your own, or as part of one of the numerous walking tours, where knowledgeable guides can help you discover some of the city's magical secrets, like the peaceful garden in Dunbar's Close, just a few moments away from the bustle of the main street.

There are many other attractions on or nearby the Mile. A variety of Museums and centres dedicated to subjects as diverse as Storytelling, Childhood and Edinburgh itself are there to interest the visitor. However if historical monuments are more of interest then you'll be in exactly the right place. St Giles Cathedral offers medieval architecture, with some parts dating back to the 14th century and Victorian stained-glass-windows; and, just behind it the spectacular 17th century Parliament House is still used today, with the magnificent original oak hammer-beam roof presiding over a living piece of history.

However for a true taste of Scotland, why not try the Scotch Whisky Experience? A five star visitor attraction which includes whisky tastings, a range of tours and even a whisky school, the Whisky Experience is definitely worth a visit.

For less cerebral but equally satisfying pleasures, the Royal Mile is home to some of Edinburgh's best shopping, with an eclectic mix of family-run businesses, some of which have been trading on the same spot for hundreds of years.It's a great place for artisanal, hand-made goods, with quirky independent clothing and jewellery retailers, Scottish delicatessens, antiques and the oldest independent whisky bottler in the city. As much fun to browse as it is to shop, there's bound to be something to fascinate and excite in this unique mix of shops.

If the sight-seeing and shopping has taken it out of you, the Royal Mile is home to some of the city's best eating, with eating options ranging from friendly, family-run cafes up to the finest of fine dining, and all points in between (including that legendary Scottish staple: the deep-fried Mars bar) Or you could put your feet up, relax and contemplate your good sense in visiting with a dram at one of the many excellent pubs and bars.

However whilst Edinburgh is a busy and vibrant city all year round, it really puts its glad-rags on at Festival time. From the International Festival to the Fringe: the world's largest Arts festival, there's an extra buzz around the place at Festival time, with a dizzying range of shows, plays, exhibitions, concerts to divert and delight. Any time of year's a good time to visit the Royal Mile, but this is definitely the liveliest!

Blair Street 1, just off Royal mile
Thistle St Lane, 250 metres to Princes Street-parking included
Edmonstone Suite, Old Town, 250 metres from Edinburgh Castle
4 Niddry Street South, Old Town, 130 metres from Royal Mile
18 Niddry Street South, Old Town, 170 metres from Royal Mile
1 Parliament Sq (apt 15), Royal Mile, 300 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Castle Wynd South, Old Town, 150 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Blair Street Burns apt, just off Royal mile
The Thistle Apt, 250 metres to Princes Street
Tolbooth just off Royal Mile - secure parking included
St Giles St, on Royal Mile, 200 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Easter Road Apartment 4
Glenfiddich Apartment
Advocate Suite, Royal Mile, 350 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Ladystairs 1, on Royal Mile, 150 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Bank Street, Just off Royal Mile, 200 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Edinburgh Castle Hideaway
The Webstersland Residence
The Cowgatehead Residence
Castle View Apartment @ The Old Town
The Elgin Apartment
The Rodney Apartment
The Playhouse Apartment
The Royal Apartment
The St Mary's Street Residence
The Royal Mile Residence
The York Apartment - 5 Bedroom
The York Apartment - 3 Bedroom
Easter Road Apartment 5
Castleside Apartment
Castle View Apartment
Ladystairs 2, on Royal Mile, 150 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Castle Wynd Apartment
Broughton Apartment
Townhouse by the Royal Mile
Broughton Apartment 2
The Castle Esplanade Residence
1 Parliament Sq (apt 3), Royal Mile, 300 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Holyrood Park Apartment
West Bow (Victoria St) just off Royal Mile
Fleshmarket Close Apartment
Edinburgh City 1
Edinburgh City 2
Edinburgh City 3
Edinburgh City 4
Edinburgh City 5
Edinburgh City 6
Edinburgh City 7
16 Niddry St, 150 metres from Royal mile
Greyfriar's Attic Apartment
Edinburgh City 8
Edinburgh City 9
Edinburgh City 10
Edinburgh City 11
Edinburgh City 12
Sienna Garden Apartment
McDonald Road Apartment
The Broughton Road Residence
Parliament Square - Royal Mile Apartment
High Street Apartment
The Grindlay Apartment
Murphy's Place Apartment
Rose Street Luxury Apartment
Spittal Street Two Bedroom Apartment
Quartermile Apartment
Rose Street (72/1) – 1 bed
Rose Street (72/7) – 1 bed
East Preston Street Apartment
Windsor Street - 4 Bedroom Apartment A
Windsor Street - 4 Bedroom Apartment C
Edinburgh Chic @ The New Town
Waverley Apartment
Edinburgh City 13
Edinburgh City 14
Bread Street Apartment
Murano Place Apartment
Brown's Close Apartment
The Tron Apartment
Warrender Park Apartment 2
Easter Road Apartment 61
Rossie Place Apartment
Bellevue Crescent Apartment
The Park - Holyrood Road
Buccleuch Terrace Apartment
Causewayside Apartment One
The Rose Street Apartment
Lothian Road 3 Bedroom Apartment
Windsor Street - 3 Bedroom Apartment B
Queen Street (23) - 2 bed
Elm Row Apartment
Thistle Street - 1 Bedroom Apartment
Old Tolbooth Apartment
1 Parliament Sq (apt 5), Royal Mile, 300 metres from Edinburgh Castle
1 Parliament Sq (apt 10), Royal Mile, 300 metres from Edinburgh Castle
Quartermile Apartment 2
City Centre -sleeps 15
Q - Residence - 1 bed
The Hart Street Residence No. 1
Malthouse 2 Bed Apartment
The David Hume Residence
Lothian Road 3 Bedroom Apartment 2
The Rose Street Apartment
Ramsay Gardens Apartment 2
Rossie Place Corner Apartment
The Marchmont Apartment II
Central Luxury Apartment
Huntingdon Place Apartment
Edinburgh Boutique @ The New Town
New Town Mews
Circus Mews
Cumberland Mews House
Main Point Apartment
Easter Road Apartment 7
The York Place Residence
The Castle Wynd South Residence
The Shandwick Place Residence
The Milton Street Residence
The Penthouse @ The Royal Mile
Grindlay Street
Central Boutique Apartment
The Drummond Street Residence
Tytler Garden's Apartment
Blair Street - 4 bed Festival Flat
Warrender Park Road (100) - 3 bed Festival Flat
Luxury Spring Gardens Apartment
Royal Mile - 1 Bedroom Apartment (2)
Royal Mile - 1 Bedroom Apartment (3)
The South Charlotte Residence
Central - New Town Apartment
Cosy Flat Opposite Holyrood Park
The Spittal Street Residence
Brunswick Street Apartment 2
Brunswick Road Apartment 3
Albion Gardens Apartment 3
McDonald Road Apartment 2
East Crosscauseway Apartment
The Parkgate Residence
The Brunswick Street Residence
Blair St Scott apt, just off Royal Mile
City Centre Townhouse- sleeps 14
Stylish West Newington Place Apartment, Southside, Edinburgh
Large Edinburgh New Town Apartment
The Nicolson Street Apartment
The Montague Street Apartment
The Alva Street Residence
Castle View Suite 3 Old Town Edinburgh
The High Riggs Residence
The Dundas Street Residence No.1
Edinburgh Castle Suite @ The Old Town
Castle View Suite 1 Old Town Edinburgh
The Edmonstone's Close Residence
The Skyline @ The West End
Lochrin Apartment (Ground Floor)
The Holyrood Park Residence
Fantastic City Centre Apartment
The McDonald Residence
The Patriothall Residence
Royal Mile Mansions Apartment
Brougham Street Apartment 2
South Sloan Street Apartment 1
Bright Holyrood Apartment
Waverley Park Apartment
The Lutton Place Apartment
The Lothian Road Residence
Fabulous Spittal Street Apartment
The Wee Thistle, Grassmarket
111/8 Montgomery Street
The Fleshmarket Close Residence
Royal Mile Apartment 206
The Brougham Apartment
The Cornwall Street Residence
The Tollcross Residence (Edinburgh)
The Rankeillor Street Residence
Castle View Suite 2 Old Town Edinburgh
Easter Road Apartment 165
The West Port Castle View Residence
The Hart Street Residence No.2
The Holyrood Road Residence
Dean View @ The New Town
Fantastic Easter Road Apartment
The Dundas Street Residence No. 2
The Portsburgh Square Residence
The Bellevue Terrace Residence
Leith Walk Apartment sleeps 14
Cranston Street
The Broughton Mews Residence
Luxury Stafford Street Apartment, West End, Edinburgh
The Ramsay Garden Castle View Residence
The Meadows Residence
New Assembly Close - Royal Mile Apartment
The St Patrick Square Residence
The Old Fishmarket Residence
The Edinburgh Idyll @ The New Town
Quartermile Luxe @ The Meadows
The Robertson's Close Residence
The Cumberland Street Residence No. 2
The Brunton Terrace Residence
The Bellevue Crescent Residence
St. Stephen Street
The Cumberland Street Residence No. 1
The Quartermile Residence No.2
The Edinburgh Mews @ The West End
Candlemaker Row, Old Town, 500 metres from Edinburgh Castle
The Hopetoun Penthouse Residence
The Albany Street Residence
The Causewayside Residence Suite 10
The Causewayside Residence Suite 3
The Causewayside Residence Suite 11
The Summerhall Residence
The Waverley Park Residence
Siena Residence
The Canonmills Residence
The Millerfield Place Residence
The Brunswick Road Residence
The Causewayside Residence Suite 1
The Causewayside Residence Suite 2
The Causewayside Residence Suite 12
The London Road Residence
The Clarence Street Residence
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