Apartment The Bothwell Bonnie Thistle
1/45 Bothwell House, Leith, Edinburgh, EH7 5YL, United Kingdom –
Excellent location — rated 9.2/10! (score from 86 reviews)
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Situated in a quiet, residential building "The Bothwell Bonnie Thistle" is a well appointed, tastefully decorated 4th floor attic apartment that is accessed by a lift. The double bedroom has a super king size bed that can be divided into two single beds if required. The living room area also has a pull out bed that is suitable for a child (under 16) to sleep on. The apartment boasts its own small roof terrace with table and chairs offering a fantastic outside space for guest to enjoy the fresh air and views over Edinburghs Arthur Seat and Calton Hill. The apartment also benefits from having its own secure parking space which guests are able to make use of if they require a car whilst in Edinburgh. The newly fitted kitchen is fully equipped with a electric hob & oven, microwave, fridge freezer and washing machine. High quality kitchen and dining utensils are also provided. The bathroom has a bath, electric shower and heated towel rail. The comfortable living and dining room areas are beautifully decorated in a Scottish Theme. There is also a flat screen, wifi TV. Free Wifi is available throughout. We welcome guests who respect our property and neighbours. Definitely no parties.
We would be delighted to welcome you to our new " Bothwell Bonnie Thistle" holiday apartment located within the heart of Edinburgh. Being local to Edinburgh we look forward to sharing our knowledge of the city by offering advice, information on what to see and do depending on your own interests while you are in Edinburgh. Ian has an extensive knowledge of Scottish history and geography and can offer tours of the city and further a field by separate arrangement. A pick up service to and from the station or airport is also available by separate arrangement.
"The Bothwell Bonnie Thistle" is located to the east of the city centre and close to many tourist attractions which can be easily accessed on foot as so much is within walking distance or via a frequent bus service that runs very close by. The city bypass is a short drive away and leads to the south via the A1 and to the airport and central belt motorway network. Waverley train station is 10 minutes away by taxi and Edinburgh airport can be reached by the number 35 bus that runs close by. The main shopping area of Princes Street can be easily reached on foot or by public transport. Locally there are a wide variety of specialist shops, supermarket, cafes, restaurants and bars. Recreational facilities include Meadowbank sports centre, Holyrood Park, Arthurs Seat, Calton Hill, The Royal Commonwealth Pool, Playhouse Theatre and Omni Centre.
Languages spoken: English
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Property surroundings – Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Nelson Monument0.5 miles
Edinburgh Playhouse0.5 miles
Calton Hill0.6 miles
Omni Centre0.6 miles
Scottish Poetry Library0.7 miles
Our Dynamic Earth0.7 miles
The City of Edinburgh Council0.7 miles
Camera Obscura and World of Illusions0.8 miles
Palace of Holyrood House0.8 miles
Waterloo Place0.8 miles
Restaurants and markets
Scotmid Supermarket0 miles
Al Dente Restaurant0 miles
Pollentoni Cafe/bar0 miles
The Mana House Restaurant0 miles
Calton Hill Mountain0.3 miles
Arthurs Seat Mountain0.6 miles
St Margarets Loch Lake0.6 miles
Duddingston Loch Lake1.2 miles
Dunsapie Loch Lake1.2 miles
Forth River1.9 miles
Hillend Ski lift6.2 miles
Edinburgh Airport7.5 miles
Glasgow Airport49.2 miles
Most popular landmarks
The Real Mary King's Close1 miles
Arthurs Seat1.1 miles
National Museum of Scotland1.2 miles
Royal Mile1.2 miles
University of Edinburgh1.3 miles
Edinburgh Castle1.4 miles
Royal Yacht Britannia1.5 miles
Murrayfield Stadium2.9 miles
Edinburgh Zoo4 miles
Dalhousie Castle7.7 miles
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Most popular facilities
Free! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
- Street parking
- Secured parking
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
- Children's high chair
- Dining table
- Cleaning products
- Electric kettle
- Washing Machine
- Children's cots/cribs
- Wardrobe or closet
- Extra Long Beds (> 2 metres)
- Free toiletries
- Toilet paper
- Additional Toilet
- Ensuite bathroom
Space for everyone to be together
- Dining area
- Seating Area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
- Flat-screen TV
- Cable Channels
- Satellite Channels
- Hypoallergenic pillow
- Non-feather pillow
- Socket near the bed
- Trash cans
- Sofa bed
- Drying rack for clothing
- Fold-up bed
- Clothes rack
- Hardwood or parquet floors
- Private entrance
- Ironing Facilities
Pets are not allowed.
- Upper floors accessible by lift
Sit back and relax
- Outdoor furniture
- Outdoor dining area
- Outdoor furniture
- Sun terrace
- Diving Off-site Additional charge
- Bowling Off-site Additional charge
- Hiking Off-site
- Fishing Off-site Additional charge
- Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
- Private flat in building
- Shuttle service
- Airport drop off Additional charge
- Airport pick up Additional charge
- Airport shuttle (additional charge)
- Shuttle service (additional charge)
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
- City view
- Landmark view
- Mountain view
- Non-smoking throughout
- Family rooms
- Non-smoking rooms
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15:00 - 20:00
You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.
08:00 - 10:00
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to apartment type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and extra beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 16 years are charged GBP 5 per night for extra beds.
The maximum number of extra beds in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Payments by Booking.com
Booking.com takes your payment on behalf of the property for this stay, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Pets are not allowed.
Check-in after 20:00 is available only by prior notice and subject to approval from the property.
Please note that the apartment must be left clean or a fee of GBP 30 will apply.
Please inform The Bothwell Bonnie Thistle in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.
In the event of an early departure, the property will charge you the full amount for your stay.
This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.
This property is located in a residential area and guests are asked to refrain from excessive noise.