AJEM 8 Albion Gardens Apt (2 bedroom sleeps 6)
Floor No.2(with elevator)
Free Wifi, free view tv, free parking and beautiful views over Arthurs Seat and the Pentlands! And it is just a 15 minute bus ride to Princes Street and The Royal Mile so all the city centre attractions are within easy reach.
The apartment is located at Albion Gardens, just a few minutes walk of Easter Road. Situated in a quiet, friendly cul-de-sac it has free parking, which is a huge bonus in Edinburgh! All major city centre attractions are within easy reach with Princes Street, the Royal Mile, the Playhouse Theater and key Festival venues such as the Pleasance only 15 minutes by bus or approximately 20 minutes on foot from Easter Road. The Michelin-starred restaurants and Royal Yacht Britannia in Leith are 25 minutes on foot or 15 minutes by bus.
Relax in the large living room with its comfortable seating area, TV with freeview, Free Wifi, books and board games. The open plan kitchen is well-equipped with an oven, hob, microwave, washing machine, large fridge-freezer and various kitchen gadgets so perfect for cooking or eating. And why not have a lovely breakfast on the balcony from where you can see Arthur’s Seat, Salisbury Craigs and the Pentland Hills in the distance.
The bedrooms are large and comfortable and sleep 4 people in total. There is a Twin bedroom and a King Size bedroom, which has an en-suite bathroom with bath, shower and toilet. An extra 2 guests can sleep on the deluxe double sofabed in the lounge. The apartment also has a spacious family shower room with a second toilet.
We are a non-smoking accommodation.
Shopping & Dining:
Meadowbank Shopping Centre is just a 5 minute walk away and offers a large Sainsbury supermarket, KFC, Marks& Spencer Outlet store, Matalan and more. Easter Road offers a wealth of small shops like ranging from wine merchants, bakery and patisserie, fruit and veg shops, pet shop and gift shops.
For those who do not feel like cooking there are take-away shops and good quality restaurants nearby.
Families are welcome at this apartment. A travel cot can be supplied by prior arrangement. Nearby Lochend Park has a large play area and duck pond. There is also a small play area just downstairs from the apartment.
Unfortunately we can not accommodate for pets at this apartment. We have other pet-friendly apartments, so if you would like to bring your pet(s) please enquire.
Parking and transport:
There is free parking available downstairs in the cul-de-sac. The bus stop is only a 5 minute walk away from the apartment on Easter Road, with direct buses to Princes Street, The Royal Mile, Ocean Terminal and Edinburgh airport. A taxi from the city centre costs between £5-10. The apartment is around 25 minutes walk to both Waverley train station and the bus station, both of which are also reachable by direct bus services to Easter Road. The nr. 100 Airport bus departs at regular intervals from Waverley bridge.
House rulesNo Smoking
Strictly NO parties of any kind and/or stag and hen nights/weekends!
As the apartment is in a residential building, we expect guests to be quiet and respectful to our neighbours at all times. They are not on holiday and do not wish to be disturbed by our guests making noise/ringing their doorbell etc.
By booking with us you are contractually agreeing to abide by our house rules and accept that we reserve the right to evict guests who cannot obey these rules.
|Maximum nights||1 month|
|Check-in after||4 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||10 AM|
Reviews for this host's other properties
Lovely and well equipped. We were able to visit the city without much taking the bus. (Allow a half hour). If you use the toaster, turn the timer for a short time or you may délcencher the fire alarm, but it eventually stops.
Appartement agréable et bien équipé. Nous avons pu largement visiter la ville sans prendre le bus. (compter une demie heure). Si vous utilisez le grill pain, mettez la minuterie sur un temps court sinon vous risquez de délcencher l'alarme à incendie, mais elle finit par s'arrêter.
nice performance. Warning Street hard to find if you do not have the Scottish accent
belle prestation. Attention rue difficile à trouver si vous n'avez pas l'accent écossais
Nice and cozy and well equipped apartment in a perfect, central location right! Everything you need (parking, supermarket, bus) is on the doorstep. We have felt ourselves very well, Annette is a very friendly and helpful hostess. Thanks for everything and again any time! Christine
Schöne und gemütliche und gut ausgestattete Wohnung in perfekter, recht zentraler Lage!
Alles was man braucht (Parkplatz, Supermarkt, Bus) ist vor der Haustüre.
Wir haben uns sehr wohl gefühlt, Annette ist eine überaus freundliche und hilfsbereite Gastgeberin. Vielen Dank für alles und jederzeit gerne wieder!
Least apartment very very noisy and not very well entretenu.le sofa bed uncomfortable Plus: near the city center on foot or by bus. lively (hence the noise!). Proper equipment.
Le moins: appartement très très bruyant et pas très bien entretenu.le canapé lit peu confortable
Le plus: à proximité du centre ville à pied ou en bus. quartier animé (d'où le bruit!).
We enjoyed very much in Annette's apartment. Since the host was close to the apartment check-in was going well although I forgot to inform my arrival time in advance. The host was very kind and helpful. she gave us some useful information. There's not so much things to ask cause it's very well organized though. Kitchen was wonderful we enjoyed our cooking and it feels like I'm just staying at my friend's place. Comfortable and cozy. Then location is not really central but still easy to reach to the city center. We walked everyday to the city center. I'd like to recommend this apartment to everyone.
Lovely and Comfy Apartment.
Easy for visiting New And Old Town.
The apartment is extremely well located and well served by bus to go fast in the old ville.Beaucoup of shops proximité.MAIS I am disappointed .... I found that the apartment was not very well maintained, Indeed, as our pets are accepted should not fear hair and a sofa more or less clean. In the kitchen the kitchen utensils (stoves) have already lived well. There are many broken things not changed as a gas burner, a tap in the bathroom, the closet doors of the children's room not close and remain open on the room the picture is very well taken but when we open cupboards, one realizes that one sleeps next to the gas water heater, more can not put things because it is a real oven and everything is dirty. Pity this apartment has real potential and is well located ... Pictures taken are really good ... but ...
L'appartement est extrêmement bien placé et bien desservit en bus pour aller rapidement dans la vieille ville.Beaucoup de commerces de proximité.MAIS je suis déçue....j'ai trouvé que l'appartement n'était pas trés bien entretenu, en effet comme nos amis les animaux sont acceptés il ne faut pas craindre les poils et un sofa plus ou moins propre. Dans la cuisine les ustensiles de cuisines (poêles) ont déjà bien bien vécu. Il y a beaucoup de choses cassés non changées comme un bruleur de gaz, un robinet dans la salle de bain, les portes du placard de la chambre des enfants ne ferment plus et restent ouvertes, quant à la chambre des parents la photo est trés bien prise mais quand on ouvre les placards, on s'aperçoit que l'on dort à côté du chauffe eau au gaz, de plus on ne peut pas ranger ses affaires car c'est un vrai four tout et c'est sale .Dommage cet appartement a un vrai potentiel et est bien situé...Les photos sont vraiment bien prises...mais...
The accommodation was wonderful, we had a great time and Annette, the landlord, was very helpful to make us feel at home. The accommodation is on walking distance to the center of Edinburgh, quiet, and conveniently located with shops in close vicinity. Also the Wifi was convenient. Though possible, we found it more difficult than expected to find a spot in close vicinity to park our car; Nevertheless, we really liked the place and would certainly go back to the same place on a next occasion.
We had a fabulous time in Edinburgh. The apartment was clean and fully furnished with a personal touch. The spacious kitchen is particularly remarkable. Annette has been a polite and pleasant host. We highly recommend this apartment to other guests.
Annette and self catering Edinburgh was excellent. A very handy position, very welcoming and helpful advice. Great basics there. Loved the little history books and the flowers. Shower could have more pressure. Very homely.
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