Large modern and bright apartment on 2 floors in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town with parking! All the festivals, cool events, parties, live performances and local attractions right at your doorstep:
· Edinburgh Castle
· The Royal Mile
· Old Town & Grassmarket
· Arthur's Seat
· Holyrood Palace
· Calton Hill
· Princess Gardens
· Festival Theatre
· Edinburgh University
· Tons of great restaurants, cafes, bars, cool shops and hangouts
Unlike the position shown on the Airbnb map, this duplex apartment is at a prime location right in the heart of Edinburgh's Festival Area, one block from the Edinburgh Pleasance Festival Theatre! It is ideal for young and active adventurers who love to explore the city and all the cool events.
The apartment is in a 60s Barbican-style building and extends over two floors (not suitable for people with mobility constraints!) with a bright and sunny south-facing living room, a large modern kitchen and full-size bathroom on the top floor and two spacious and quiet double bedrooms and a large entrance area on the ground floor and parking in the courtyard! The layout maximizes privacy and easily accommodates groups of up to 8 friends or family, sharing the space in comfort.
You are right in center of all the festivals, cool events, parties, live performances and local attractions and at the same time only minutes from Arthur's Seat and Holyrood Park with bike paths running in front and back of the house, enjoying unparalleled access to nature.
The apartment has been brand new furnished and improved with sustainability in mind so now even the electricity is 100% renewable. It comes with:
· A bright and sunny south-facing living room with king size sofa bed, comfy armchair and dining area
· A large modern kitchen equipped for breakfast and light cooking
· A full size bathroom with thermostatic shower
· Two large and quiet bedrooms with desks and chairs
· Two new double beds and comfy new mattresses
· Soft comforters and fluffy pillows
· Fresh pure cotton bedding
· Wardrobes and hangers
· Side tables and dimmable lamps
· Blackout blinds for good sleep
· Double glazed windows
· A selection of quality teas and coffee
· Unlimited high-speed wifi throughout the apartment
· International power adapters and USB chargers
· Professional style hairdryer
· Washer & dryer
We provide fresh pure cotton bedding, fluffy fresh towels, a selection of organic body washes, shampoos, conditioners, face wash, makeup remover, maps, city and event guides, umbrellas, etc.
Breakfast is self-serve and you are welcome to help yourself to coffee, tea, milk, muesli, cereal and beer any time.
The entire apartment is exclusively yours. You will have the keys so you can come and go any time you want.
Interaction with guests
We are two young intellectual and liberal tech entrepreneurs and geeks, into traveling, technology, health and sustainability. We are Edinburgh enthusiasts and happy to recommend you some cool things to do and places to see and explore. We live nearby and if you have any questions or need help with anything, you can phone/text/email us. We speak English, German and some French and Spanish.
Other things to note
The apartment extends over two floors, connected by stairs and is not suitable for people with mobility constraints.
IMPORTANT: BEFORE booking, you need to MESSAGE us to check with us for availability FIRST!!!
Check-in or luggage drop-off is AT THE VERY EARLIEST AT 3:00PM since we won't be able to be back in Edinburgh before 3:00PM to leave the keys for you. There are NO EXCEPTIONS!
You need to let us know your arrival time at least one day in advance so we can have the apartment ready for you.
For same day bookings, please allow at least 2 hours between booking and check-in.
We want to keep the apartment nice and clean which means you need to leave your shoes by the door when you enter.
After taking a shower, please open the bathroom window. Feel free to use any of the toiletries, shampoos, body washes, etc that are around.
Check-out is any time before 11:00AM. We expect you to leave the apartment in the same condition you found it. Please make sure that the heating and all the lights are off before you leave.
You are fully responsible for any damage to the apartment, to the furniture or to any other items during your stay and we expect you to leave the apartment in the same condition you found it.
Only the number of guests booked are permitted at the apartment.
In the event of a violation of our house rules, we reserve the right to terminate the stay and retain the deposit.
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Hi! We are the GreenStay Team! We are two young intellectual and liberal tech entrepreneurs and geeks, into traveling, technology, health and sustainability. We are Edinburgh enthusiasts and happy to recommend you some cool things to do and places to see and explore. We live nearby and you can always phone/text/email us if you have any questions or need help with anything. We speak English, German and some French and Spanish.