Apartment By Royal Mile, Edinburgh

Self Catering

Flat 7, 7 St. Mary's Street, Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh, EH1 1TA

    Lovely, warm and welcoming 4 star apartment in the heart of Edinburgh's historic Old Town - Ideal central location - Close to many attractions/restaurants/theatres/transport. Princes Street/Waverley Train Station are five minutes away.

    Situated in Edinburgh's Old Town, just off the Royal Mile & approximately half way between Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace, Apartment by Royal Mile offers warm, comfortable and well appointed, self-catering accommodation for two people in the bedroom with the option of a sofa bed in the sitting room if required.
    Surrounded by the medieval houses of Old Edinburgh and within easy walking distance of Princes Street, Waverley Station, tourist/airport bus stances, as well as museums, galleries, bars, restaurants and many tourist attractions, the apartment offers an ideal central base for exploring this beautiful capital city.

    Situated on the fourth floor of a historic B listed building, this lovely apartment has views of Salisbury Crags, glimpses of the River Fourth and looks down over St Mary's Street and part of the Royal Mile.  Accommodation in the apartment consists of twin OR superking double bedroom - please let us know your preference, dining room, sitting room with 2 sofas, one of which is a sofa bed, Freeview TV, DVD player, music centre and payphone . The bright, fully equipped kitchen has a fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, full gas hob & electric oven, microwave, iron and a good selection of cookware & crockery.  There is a 9.8 Kw Mira sport shower over the bath in the bathroom.  Good quality bed line and towels as well as hairdryer are supplied.

    Rates are fully inclusive of gas, electricity, towels, linen, wifi and tax

    Please Note: The apartment is strictly no smoking.  

    4 Self Catering
    Ancestral Welcome
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Apartment by Royal Mile
    £400.00 per unit per week

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Self Catering Holiday Fully equipped apartment for self catering holidays. Grocery orders can be obtained via supermarket delivery - please contact us for details
    • City Breaks three, four and five night breaks usually available


    • Children Welcome please note that no crib/cot is available at the apartment


    • Entry Phone System entry phone receiver in hallway.
    • No Smoking Permitted Apartment is strictly No Smoking


    • City Location
    • City Centre Old Town location at EH1 1TA- very central - within walking distance of many places of interest.
    • Town Centre Apartment situated in the historic Old Town of Edinburgh, within walking distance of many places of interest

    Special Requirements

    • No Pets Allowed Sorry, we cannot accept pets


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles Many and varied eating establishements in St. Mary's Street and the Royal Mile area - all within walking distance. Details via http://food.list.co.uk/
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop Corner shops within five minutes. Nearest small supermarket - Tesco Express 0.21 mi.Tesco Metro 0.38 mi


    • Lounge
    • Fridge Fridge plus three drawer freezer available
    • Multi Fuel Wood Burning Stove Morso living flame gas fire
    • Dishwasher
    • Heating Throughout Property Full gas fired central heating in addition there is a Morso living flame gas stove in the sitting room
    • Tumble Dryer Combined washer/dryer
    • Ironing Facilities Iron and ironing board supplied
    • Iron Available Iron and ironing board provided
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Gas Cooker Hob is gas - below which is an electric fan oven
    • Towels Provided Good quality bath towel and hand towel per person supplied. Spare towels available if required.
    • Electric Cooker Oven is electric with gas hob above
    • Washing Machine Washer/dryer
    • Linen Provided Bed linen and towels provided - changed weekly for those staying for more than one week
    • Wash Hand Basin wash basin with illuminated mirror above - hand soap supplied
    • Indoor Drying Facility Airers supplied in addition to washer/dryer
    • Drying Facilities Washer/dreyer plus clothes airers available
    • Telephone Payphone in apartment lounge - accepts incoming calls
    • Microwave
    • Kitchen cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer, kettle, toaster, plus all utensils, crockery, cutlery provided.
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex washer/dryer and clothes airers supplied in the apartment
    • Payphones Available Accepts incoming calls at no extra cost
    • Shower 9.5 kw Mira Sport shower over bath.
    • Freezer Fridge/freezer provided. Freezer has three drawer capacity
    • Electric Shaver Point

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • Radio radio available via the digital TV as well as via hifi/radio
    • CD Player
    • Hi-Fi
    • WiFi Available free of charge. Access code is provided in the apartment.
    • Television Digital TV with freeview

    Payment Methods

    • Internet Banking Transfer
    • JCB Card
    • Debit Card
    • Switch Card
    • BACS
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Cycle Hire Nearby
    • On Public Transport Route close to many public transport routes in addition to tour buses etc. Please see further details on our website
    • Public Parking Nearby Information re parking available via http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/edinburgh/
    • Paid Parking within easy distance Information re parking available via http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/edinburgh/
    • Taxi Rank < 100m from station taxis available within and outside Waverley Train Station - five minutes from apartment.

    Road Directions

    We will send you detailed directions as required.

    Public Transport Directions

    From Waverley Train Station or Airport Bus Stances

    On foot from Waverley Bridge  - walking away from Princes Street, turn left into Market Street, walk along to crossing outside back entrance to Waverley Train Station and cross to other side of Market Street,  continue along under bridge and then bear right into Jeffrey Street.  At the top of Jeffrey Street go straight over High Street at lights towards Worlds End Pub and into St. Mary's Street. The main door of No. 7 is a few metres beyond World's End Pub.  No 7 is the top right bell on the entry phone system.

    By Taxi from Waverley Bridge (Train Station)  Taxi is a good idea if you have heavy luggage.  Cost is of the order of £3.50/£4.00

    From Edinburgh Airport:

    By Taxi from Edinburgh Airport direct to flat cost around £30.00.

    Aiport Bus (No. 100) (half an hour) to Waverley Bridge and from there by taxi or if you wish to walk please follow directions above as from Waverley Train Station.

    Tram to central Edinburgh

    Service Bus No 35  - journey time about an hour.  Stops near John Knox House, just round the corner from the apartment. From the bus stop at John Knox house/Scottish Story Telling Centre - walk along to traffic lights, cross High Street towards Worlds End pub and down St. Mary's Street to No. 7 - about 10 metres down - just after Waverley pub

    By car from Edinburgh Airport - follow signs to central Edinburgh-A8. On arrival in central Edinburgh and when you reach Princes Street turn right into Lothian Road, and first left into Kings Stables Road on to Grassmarket and then straight along Cowgate. Turn left into Blackfriars Street, right at the top into High Street - at traffic lights turn right  into St. Mary's Street.  We are near the top of St. Mary's Street on right side. 4 parking bays on left side of street opposite apartment.  Please contact us for further details.

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