A cosy and well-equipped garden-level apartment in Edinburgh’s prestigious New Town.
This charming garden-level apartment was built in 1820, forming part of a Georgian tenant building situated in the heart of Edinburgh’s UNESCO World Heritage area of New Town. Dundas Street is a popular New Town thoroughfare, well known for its galleries, antique shops, and cafes, with good transport links throughout the city. It is quiet in the evenings and at weekends. This apartment is extremely well-situated with a bus stop only a few minutes’ walk from its front door. Alternately walk up Dundas Street, and within 10 minutes you are on Princess Street in the centre of Edinburgh. Both the New Town and nearby area of Stockbridge have great restaurants and bars where you’ll be able to experience the rich culture of Edinburgh life. This apartment lies only a few minutes from Scotland Street, made famous in the well known Alexander McCall Smith novels.
Entry to the apartment is down a flight of stairs from the street to the private patio on the garden level where you can relax at the garden table and enjoy a drink alfresco while planning your Edinburgh stay. The entrance hall of the apartment admits to an open plan kitchen come living room with a generous dining table at the window, a comfy sofa, armchair and flat screen TV. The utility closet containing an iron, ironing board, clothes horse, pulley and washing machine is situated off this room. The kitchenette is well-equipped with a dishwasher, microwave, fridge, oven, hob and toaster. Local shops make self-catering very easy in this delightful and restful apartment.
The bedroom has zip-and-link beds which can be made up as two singles or a king. Like the living area, this room has a large street-side window to admit light, while double glazing , curtains and working wooden shutters provide effective noise insulation in both rooms. The windowsill has integrated shelving containing the hairdryer and there’s a dressing mirror on the adjacent wall. Further storage space can be found in the fitted wardrobe at the far end of the bedroom, beside the modern ensuite shower room with heated towel rail.
Dundas Apartment makes a great base for your visit to Edinburgh. It is wonderfully situated to allow you easy access to both the centre of the City and surrounding areas for sightseeing. The Water of Leith walkway is only a few minutes' walk away if you wish to experience a more peaceful side of Edinburgh and to explore where the locals go. This apartment provides excellent and cosy Festival and holiday accommodation for either a couple or pair of friends.
This property is protected by CCTV.