Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment; building dating back to 1634, offers unique self catering accommodations directly located within the buzzy street bars and cafes of the Grassmarket Square, Old Town, Edinburgh. The apartment is steps away from picturesque Victoria Street and 656 feet from Royal Mile. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property. There is a lounge and dining area along with kitchen complete with oven, hob, microwave, fridge and washing machine. The peaceful bedroom overlooks a tranquil garden with views up to Edinburgh Castle. Edinburgh Military Tattoo is 984 feet from Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment, while Edinburgh Castle is 1640 feet from the property. The nearest airport is Edinburgh Airport, 6.8 mi from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the real heart of Edinburgh, this property has an excellent location score of 9.9!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Edinburgh
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  • Nathan
    Australia Australia
    Location was incredible and decor was gorgeous too. It was a really comfortable and beautiful apartment.
  • Stephen
    United States of America United States of America
    We loved everything. The host met us on location, and the flat was even more beautiful than we expected. I cannot think of a better location in all of Edinburgh than this place. The decor and attention to detail to make you feel like you were...
  • Joseph
    Canada Canada
    Absolutely fabulous, the best location in Edinburgh. You will have the time of your life.

Hosted by Amanda

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Personal welcome on arrival… unique, quirky interior with warm and cosy Scottish ambience. A blend of vintage and retro... artsy and contemporary. Lounge overlooks lively Grassmarket… bedroom enjoys tranquil garden with castle view.
Born in Scotland, a qualified graphic and interior designer, I have worked with various travel and lifestyle magazines. Our close family love travel and experiencing worldwide cultures. I enjoy yoga, meditation, reading and the outdoor life.
Historic gallows, cobbled streets… Grassmarket hosts an array of outdoor street cafes, bars and restaurants together with abundant specialist artisan stores. Weekend street market. “Granny Green’s Steps” provide direct access to Edinburgh castle.
Language spoken: English

Area info

Amenities of Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment
Great facilities! Review score, 9.8

Most popular amenities
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating
No parking available.
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Iron
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Outdoor & View
  • City view
  • Landmark view
  • Garden view
  • View
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Safe
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM

You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.


Until 10:30 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of GBP 50 is required. The property charges this 14 days before arrival. That's about USD 63. This will be collected by PayPal. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by PayPal, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

No cribs or extra beds are available.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Cash Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 11:00 AM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Late check-in fees: Arrivals after 21:00: GBP 25 Arrivals after midnight: GBP 50

Please note during rugby tournaments and Hogmanay celebrations, Grassmarket Old Town Vacation Apartment welcomes families only.

Please inform Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 11:00:00 and 07:00:00.

A damage deposit of £50 is required. The property charges this days before arrival. This will be collected by PayPal. You should be reimbursed within 7 days of check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by PayPal, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment

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    • Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment has the following number of bedrooms:

      • 1 bedroom

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    • The prices at Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment can accommodate this group size:

      • 2 guests

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    • Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment is 500 feet from the center of Edinburgh. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Grassmarket Old Town Boutique Apartment is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.