Edinburgh Accommodation Types

Edinburgh is the second most visited city of in UK and is the capital city of Scotland. Edinburgh is a lively city, offering lots to see and lots to do. The city has many historic architectural buildings. Edinburgh Castle is the most famous tourist attraction in Scotland. It can be seen from many areas around the city. During the middle ages it was used by the Royal Family and after that it was used for military purposes. The Royal Mile in New Town is full of tourist shops, cafes, bars, pubs etc. Guided tours are organized which inform visitors with the history of this street. Camera Obscure in Edinburgh offers amazing optical illusions together with stunning views of the city. The 3D Loch Ness Experience opens secrets beneath world’s history. Moreover the National Museum Of Scotland, Hollywood palace, Arthur’s Seat, Scottish Parliament, National Galleries of Scotland, Georgian House, Dynamic Earth, Royal Yacht Britannia, Edinburgh Zoo etc are among the famous tourist attractions in Edinburgh. In short, visitors fall short of time but they do not fall short of entertainment.


There are a number of flats, apartments, rooms in Edinburgh which are available from couple of days through several months. These are practical and flexible as they allow visitors to cook their own meals, invite people and live the way they like. Renting a flat also provides comfort and gives an at home feeling. At the same time they provide great value for money as they are cheaper than high quality hotels and bed & Breakfasts.

Self-catering holiday apartments:

Some of the self-catering holiday apartments in Edinburgh are in the heart of the city and are a great way to make the most out of your trip. These are furnished and have a warm, friendly, welcoming staff to make the stay memorable and homely. The apartments are available in studio size to four bedroom apartments. These apartments are in Grass market, Grey friars Bobby, Royal Mile, Saxes Stock bridge, March Mont, St Leo rands, Hollywood, Rose Lane, Gladstone, Albany Street etc.

Serviced apartments:

This is a luxury accommodation in multiple locations in the form of Canon Court Apartments, one or two bedroom apartments, Waterfront Apartments etc. This form of accommodation can be expensive but at the same time it is good value for money.

Modern flats:

Then there is the option of modern flats. These can be found in all areas, depending on the budget. There are single bedroom flats, double bedroom flats and whole range of different sizes.

Source by Marcel Gatton