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Duncan's Land Apartment

48 reviews
Spiral staircase access to apartment
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
Living Room
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
The Master Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
The Twin Bedroom
Wall plaque outside apartment
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Edinburgh, Scotland
This self catering Edinburgh apartment forms part of a handsome Georgian building located within Edinburgh’s New Town. Duncan’s Land is a listed building and part of Edinburgh's World Heritage site. Built in 1790 by an Edinburgh merchant, Duncan’s Land was the birthplace of the renowned 19th Century artist, David Roberts (1796 –1864). The building features an attractive stone spiral staircase shared with the upstairs flat so is not suitable for access by people of restricted mobility.

The apartment has recently been refurbished to a high standard in a modern style, and comprises a living room with a gas fired stove, a fitted kitchen, two double bedrooms one with twin beds, a bathroom with a bath and shower and a small entrance hall. It offers comfortable ,contemporary living within a building of character and historic interest.

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Listing #FKN3794208
About the Owner
Morag C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Owner available by telephone throughout your visit . Owner can meet guests as required . We have a key safe for access which allows you to arrive at any time . Information sheet in apartment with details of how everything works in the apartment . List of local and farther afield restaurants . Parking is on the street in designated bays and costs £1.40 per hour between 8.30 am and 5.30 pm , Monday to Friday . It is free outwith these hours There is cheaper all day parking , £2.50 for the full day a short drive away in East Fettes Avenue . There are directions to that area in the apartment information sheet .
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We spent 4 days in the apartment and it was just perfect. Good location 5-10 mins walk to princess street. Cosy spartment very wel equipped and clean. I would really recommend it

Thank Paula Alba M
Susie C, VR Owner at Duncan's Land Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you so much for a lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us at Duncansland in Edinburgh and hope to welcome you back some day.

Reviewed 6 June 2018

Just steps from the bus stop, enter a through a wrought iron gate and cross a beautiful garden. Up one flight of stairs, this lovely apartment is much bigger inside than it appears from outside. Clean,well appointed and within walking distance to several restaurants and...More

Susie C, VR Owner at Duncan's Land Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for this lovely review - so pleased that your visit went well. Morag

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Apartment was comfortable, 1 flight of stairs, good location if you like walking. No free parking, no washer/dryer. Small fridge, which means very small freezer. If you are in no need of this, it would suit just fine for a short stay. We would have...More

Thank tarsh73
Susie C, VR Owner at Duncan's Land Apartment, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Thanks for your review which is much appreciated . Glad your stay went well . Apologies that some of the Welcome basket items were out of date which clearly we had not noticed . New supplies are on their way ! Morag Cosford

  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Sofa
    1 King
    1 Twin
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 2 196
R 2 196
R 14 932
1 Jul 2018 -
21 Jul 2018
Mid Season
2 nights
R 2 196
R 14 932
22 Jul 2018 -
31 Jul 2018
Mid Season
2 nights
R 2 459
R 16 689
1 Aug 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
High Season
3 nights
R 2 723
R 18 446
£1 050
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About the neighbourhood
20 minute taxi or bus ride from airport.. 10 minute walk down hill from the city centre or 5 minute bus . Regular bus service outside apartment. Up to city centre.
Many restaurants and coffee shops within easy walking distance of the apartment . Interesting local shops and Sunday out door market .. Lovely walks along the Water of Leith just 5 minutes from apartment. Takes you to Gallery of Modern Art one way and to Royal Botanical Gardens the other way
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 9.7 km
Railway: Waverley: 0.0 km
Take airport bus or tram into city centre , get of at Frederick Street and walk down hill to apartment . Costs. Approx £5 per person . Taxi costs about £;20.
Short taxi ride from Waverley station - 1.5 miles .
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
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