York Place self-catering Apartments are set within a converted Georgian town house, in the city center of Edinburgh offering modern apartments in Edinburgh city center, 3 minutes' walk from the shopping district of Princes Street and 1 min walk from the St James Quarter. There are private bath and shower rooms with soap, hair & body shampoo, toilet rolls, and towels. The apartments also feature lounges, dining areas and kitchens with tea, coffee, sugar, soap, washing up liquid, washing powder, dishwasher tablets, and rubbish bags. Each fully-equipped kitchen within York Place Apartments has a dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer, cooker and microwave. Towels and linen are included, and travel cots and high chairs can be requested. Located in Edinburgh’s New Town, Edinburgh Castle is just a 15-minute walk away, and Edinburgh Waverley Rail Station is just over 5 minutes' walk away. The nightlife district of George Street is just 10 minutes’ walk from the apartments. Destination Edinburgh are delighted to have Edinburgh Short term let licenses for our York Place apartments. This means we meet all planning, health and safety, insurance and other general conditions set by Edinburgh Council for short term lets. Please make sure you stay at a licensed premises.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 10 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Edinburgh, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

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

Reliable Info
Guests say the description and photos for this property are very accurate.

Availability

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Accommodation Type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 full bed
Bedroom 3:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 4:
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
4 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
and
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
1 full bed
Bedroom 1:
1 sofa bed
and
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2:
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
2 full beds
Bedroom 3:
2 full beds
Bedroom 4:
1 full bed
Bedroom 5:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 1:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
and
1 king bed
Bedroom 1:
1 king bed
Bedroom 2:
1 king bed
Bedroom 3:
2 twin beds
Bedroom 4:
2 twin beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.1
Facilities
9.2
Cleanliness
9.5
Comfort
9.5
Value for money
9.2
Location
9.7
Free Wifi
8.2
High score for Edinburgh
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Younis
    United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
    I loved how clean and spacious the place was, exactly like the photos and that it fit everyone comfortably. The location was very good. And you were very helpful when we needed support with heaters and other questions that we had.
  • Chris
    United States of America United States of America
    Luxurious 3 bedroom apartment. 15 foot ceilings. Living room, kitchen and bathrooms were all perfect. Location near train and bus stations. Beautiful views from windows.
  • Cambero
    United States of America United States of America
    Perfect location at walking distance from the most iconic places. The apartment is beautiful and can easily accommodate a family of 5.

Managed by Destination Edinburgh Apartmente

Company review score: 9Based on 1,525 reviews from 2 properties
2 managed properties

Company info

Destination Edinburgh is a small, local company based in the city centre of Edinburgh. We manage 17 properties throughout the city for short-term holiday lets, our self catering apartments are a flexible and cost-effective alternative to a hotel, . Since 2006 we've developed our superb apartments and provided many excellent experiences in Edinburgh for thousands of clients. We endeavour to meet all of our guests at their apartment to provide a personal check in service. Our team are happy to recommend things to do during your stay.

Property info

Renovated Georgian buildings situated in the heart of Edinburgh. Very spacious apartments, blending modern amenities with traditional architecture and a beautiful array of local art. Our higher floor apartments boast stunning views over Edinburgh city centre and towards the coast. Our self catering apartments have a variety of apartments to suit groups of all shapes and sizes., the perfect space to get together to catch up and make memories Edinburgh has fantastic transport links from within the UK, you can visit us by plane, train, bus or car. Our apartments are easily accessible and can cater for all of these options. We also have 50% discount of 24 hour car parking at the Omni centre we can offer to our guests if bringing a car to the city.

Neighborhood info

Our York Place apartments are located in the very heart of the city. The apartments can be reached by bus or tram from the airport or by walking for 5 minutes from Edinburgh Waverley Station. Restaurants, bars and shops are all within easy reach and all of Edinburgh's most popular attractions are a short walk or bus journey away. This is the ideal location to explore everything the capital of Scotland has to offer!

Languages Spoken

English,Spanish,French,Slovak

Area info

Amenities of York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2

Most popular amenities
  • Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs £14.40 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Accessible parking
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Private entrance
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Building Characteristics
  • Private apartment in building
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Miscellaneous
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Safe
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Slovak

House rules
York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in
From 15:00 to 00:00
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
Check-out
From 00:00 to 10:30
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Refundable damage deposit
A damage deposit of £200 is required on arrival. That's about US$259. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Free

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 25
Cards accepted at this property
VisaMastercardMaestroSolo Cash is not accepted
Smoking
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties
Parties/events are not allowed
Quiet hours
Guests need be quiet between 23:00 and 08:00.
Pets
Pets are not allowed.

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

Parties/events are not allowed.

The property cannot accept bookings from local residents.

Minimum Age of Lead Booker (and person staying) must be 25.

The apartments are fitted with noise aware sensors and have 24-hour security.

All our bookings include VAT as we are part of the Travel Operators Margin Scheme and we are unable to provide a VAT breakdown.

Your apartment will be allocated at 20 and or 20/a York Place and for all deluxe apartment bookings your apartment is located at 24 York Place. These are all separate apartment blocks/entrances

Please note that there are no elevators and there are a number of stairs to the Deluxe 5 bedroom apartment and the Three bedroom apartment for 6 guests. These apartments are not suited for young families or those with mobility difficulties.

There is no parking at the apartments, parking is best at the Omni Q car park on Greenside Row, reservation is needed and charges apply. Details are sent once booked with us to receive a 40% discount on the 24-hour rate

Please inform York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh 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.

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

Quiet hours are between 23:00:00 and 08:00:00.

A damage deposit of £200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

License number: C, EH-69467-F, EH-69474-F,EH-69473-F,EH-69475-F,EH-69470-F,EH-69482-F,EH-69476-F, EH-69469-F,EH-69484-F, EH-69485-F

FAQs about York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh (subject to availability) that have:

    • 2 bedrooms
    • 3 bedrooms
    • 4 bedrooms
    • 5 bedrooms

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • You can choose from a number of accommodation options at York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh (subject to availability) that can accommodate:

    • 10 guests
    • 12 guests
    • 6 guests
    • 7 guests
    • 8 guests

    For more detailed info, check the accommodation option(s) breakdown on this page.

  • The prices at York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • York Place Apartments by Destination Edinburgh is 2,950 feet from the center of Edinburgh. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.