The best rentals are spread throughout this ancient city, but all within easy reach from the Royal Mile, with the majectic Edinburgh Castle at one end and Holyrood House Palace at the other end. Princes Street, the city's shopping hub, that also offers galleries and museums to explore, including the National Gallery of Scotland which houses art from Renaissance to Post-impressionist periods is nearby.
Wander through Princes Street gardens, and visit the various surrounding bars and restaurants. Murrayfield, the home of Scottish Rugby is just to the west of the city centre. The Royal Yacht Britannia, which is now a museum, is moored at Leith, just a mile from the city centre.
From cheap studios and lofts to 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, and 3 bedroom family apartments, search in our database and you will find the perfect accommodation for short rental periods or long term stay in both Old Town or New Town. Save with our cheapest last minute deals !
Main railway station ?
The main train station of the city is Waverley station, located close to Princes Street.
Other primary railway stations are Haymarket and Edinburgh Park.
Long distance destinations, operated by First Scotrail, run to other cities of Scotland such as Dundee, Aberdeen and Inverness. Long distance trains from London depart from Kings Cross Station, from Brimingham from New Street Station. Central Manchester, the centre of Milton Keynes and Coventry in the West Midlands can easily be reached by train.
Where is Edinburgh ?
- Perth -- 32 miles
- Dundee -- 37 miles
- Glasgow -- 41 miles
- Carlisle -- 74 miles
- Newcastle-upon-Tyne -- 92 miles
- Aberdeen -- 93 miles
This beautiful city is served by Edinburgh International Airport (EDI), located east of it's centre. As being the busiest airport of Scotland, you can fly domestic or to international destinations in Europe, North America and the Middle East.
5 Must See Attractions and Sights
(Castlehill, Midlothian EH1 2NG, United Kingdom)
Historic fortress. Highlights include the rooms of the Royal Palace, St Margaret's Chapel, the Scottish Crown Jewels and the Stone of Destiny.
National Museum of Scotland
(Chambers Street, EH1 1JF Scotland )
The National Museum of Scotland is a very interesting and extremely well-planned museum where you see the life-sized skeleton cast of a T-Rex. See also some interesting art and science. A truly amazing place to visit !
(134 Corstorphine Rd, EH12 6TS Scotland)
Zoo formally known as the Scottish National Zoological Park where you can see more than 1,000 animals. Perfect day out for the entire family.
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions
(Castlehill, Edinburgh EH1 2 ND, Scotland)
Camera obscura offers lots of illusions, and a lot of fun things to do such as, practical jokes, sights, mirror mazes, etc.. Great for children or families with kids.
St Giles Cathedral
(High Street, Royal Mile, EH1 1RE Scotland)
Cheap Deals for Fully Furnished Accommodation
Accommodation in Edinburgh for holiday, relocation, lodging, short stay or vacation renting. Apartments offer you a stylish home in or around the city centre. These rentals are located at fantastic locations.
And in the city's most popular districts such as Broughton, Leith, Haymarket, New Town, Newington, Prestonfield, and Old Town. All rentals are close to the city's main hospitals such as the Western General Hospital and Royal Infirmary Hospital. During the summer months most of the festivals for which Edinburgh is famous take place. Festivals including the International Book Festival, the International Film Festival, Art and Comedy Festival and, of course, the Fringe Festival.
Looking for a cheap rental apartment in Edinburgh for short or long term visits ?
Located at the western harbour, north of Edinburgh city centre in Leith is Ocean. These great value apts are very well equipped, clean, and convenient located for the city centre.
Another accommodation that often offers cheaper prices is Hot-el Waterfront. These luxury residences are ideal for family holidays, city breaks, for marathon festival, and romantic weekends located on the waterfront in Leith, nearby the Royal Yacht Britannia, Ocean Terminal shopping centre and cruise port.
Check also cheap rates for Nicolson. This rental apartment is ideal for both short and long stays, located in the heart of the Old Town, just minutes from Princes Street and the Royal Mile.
One of the most suitable accommodations for your family, multi bedroom accommodation perfect for your next holiday, is Princes Street Suites. These family and child friendly serviced apartments overlooks Princes Street and Edinburgh Castle, right in the heart of the city, close to Waverley Railway Station, St Andrew Square and Harvey Nichols. It's an accommodation ideal for sightseeing and exploring the city. They can provide two or three-bedroom apartments, ideal for family stays.
Our selected luxury 4 and 5 star places to stay offer an unforgettable vacation, business stay or city break. Select your luxury apartment in Edinburgh Scotland !
The most exclusive apartments can be found in Edinburgh. One of the best is luxury 5 star Chester Residence, located in in the West End area. Top accommodation, highly recommended.
Another 5 star accommodation for rent is Eq2. This luxurious five star development of 36 unique apartments is located in the city centre. You can choose from 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms or a number of huge duplex properties.