Number 9 Dryden Place

Self Catering

9/2 Dryden Place, Newington, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH9 1RP

    A stunning 4 bedroom Victorian property from which to enjoy Edinburgh. It is in the centre of the Blacket Conservation area which has houses built from early Georgian to the late Victorian eras.

    This is a very quiet residential area yet with ease of access either by foot, bus or car to all major attractions in the city centre.

    Within a short walk there is a wide range of shops, pubs, bars and the newly refurbished Royal Commonwealth Swimming Pool but also the wild areas surrounding Arthur's Seat down to Holyrood Palace, the Old Town and Scottish Parliament Building.

    The apartment has wonderful views over the south of Edinburgh looking north to the castle and the New Town, east to the 'mountain in the city' Arthur's Seat and west to the Pentland Hills. It is beautifully furnished and has all the facilities to make your stay in Edinburgh truely memorable.

    This is an ideal location from which to enjoy Edinburgh's main tourist attractions. Several theatres are within easy walking distance thus making it a great place to live in order to enjoy all the attractions of The Edinburgh Festival and Fringe and a welcome tranquil haven to return to after a busy day sight-seeing, shopping or theatre- going.

    It also has easy access to the Scottish Borders and the beaches and golf courses of East Lothian. Further golf courses are nearer at hand.  The newly refurbished Royal Commonwealth Swimming Pool is only 2 minutes walk away and beyond that, for the adventurous, the hills, glens and lochs of Holyrood Park.

    The Apartment
    Within the apartment, all of the rooms are light and spacious with stunning views. There is gas central heating throughout the property.

    - On the first floor:
    The lounge is comfortably furnished and seating for 8 people with a large television, dvd player and music centre.
    The kitchen has all facilities, washing/drier machine, large fridge freezer, freezer and dishwasher. There is a microwave and separate electric hob and oven. It seats 8 people round a central table.
    The single bedroom, main bedroom and the family bathroom with shower are also on this level.
    - On the second floor:
    2 further double bedrooms, study and shower room with toilet and handwashing facilities.
    The bedrooms are of generous size with superb views, each with a double bed and generous hanging space.
    The immaculate internal shower room is fully tiled.

    The parking on Dryden Place is free to non-residents from 5.30pm - 8.30am weekdays and all weekend. Paid parking is available a few yards away and free parking on neighbouring streets at all times. Public transport is nearby with a wide choice of routes available.

    Opening Times
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Number 9 Dryden Place
    £650.00 per unit per week

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


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • Dishwasher
    • Electric Cooker
    • Electric Shaver Point
    • Freezer
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Kitchen
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Shower
    • Telephone
    • Towels Provided
    • Tumble Dryer
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • Outdoor Recreational Facilities
    • Radio

    Special Requirements

    • Allergy Sufferers
    • Business Travellers
    • Children Welcome
    • Disabled Citizens
    • Families
    • Groups Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non smokers
    • Single Travellers


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available


    • No Smoking Permitted


    • City Centre
    • City Location


    • Disabled Parking
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Paid Parking within easy distance
    • Parking
    • Taxi Rank < 100m from station

    Road Directions

    From Waverley Bridge (by the station) turn right at the traffic lights at the junction with Princes Street signposted Berwick upon Tweed and Leith.

    Continue for  .13 km and at the Wellington Statue, take the righthand lane to turn right onto the A7 signposted Jedburgh,Galashiels and Hawick.

    Continue on this road for 1km and at the traffic signals turn left onto East Preston Street, the A7 signposted Galashiels and Hawick. At the next traffic signals turn right onto the A7. After .10 km  the Royal Commonwealth Pool will be on your left and you then take the next right through stone pillars (narrow entrance) onto Blacket Place and take the first left onto Dryden Place.

    Number 9 is the last house on the right.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- The apartment is approximately 1.8 miles  from the Tourist Information Centre at Waverley.

    Getting there by railway:- Arriving at Waverley Station take either a taxi or bus to Number 9 Dryden Place. It is only a short taxi ride. Buses from Princes Street are 30,33,14,48 and 86 to the Commonwealth Pool stop on Dalkeith Road. This should take about 10 minutes.

    From the nearest airport:- On arrival at Edinburgh International Airport, take the Airport Bus to Waverley Bridge (the final stop) and from there either by bus or taxi to Number 9 Dryden Place.


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