Sleeps 9-10 persons. This bright and spacious top floor apartment is ideally situated for Southside festival venues (on East Preston Street). There are 5 bedrooms (3 large doubles and 2 smaller doubles), a spacious dining kitchen with table that seats 6 and separate lounge with comfortable sofas. The flat benefits from 2 newly refurbished bathrooms 1) with bath, shower and WC and 2) with shower and WC. Wi-fi internet is also provided. In summary, a very well presented flat offering flexible accommodation for larger groups. Available until 19 August. Two week stay from £3950 or three week stay from £4650. For more details please call Jason on 0131 478 1294.
East Preston Street – 5 bed flat, Southside
About the area
Southside - Pleasance / Newington
The Southside of Edinburgh is just south of the Castle and Edinburgh's Old Town, a popular terms time location for students of Edinburgh University and in the summer for festival performers and visitors.
It is home to many great festival venues such as C Venues, Zoo Venues, Queens Hall, Pleasance Courtyard, Assembly Roxy which go to make the area very colourful and vibrant during the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. There's plentiful and varied pubs and restaurants and permanent arts venues such as the Festival Theatre and Queens Hall underpin the area as a cultural hub.
For all you keen swimmers and gym bunnies, leisure facilities include the 50 metre Royal Commonwealth Pool complex, including gym and fitness classes (just a short distance away) along with a number of public parks including Holyrood Park / Arthurs Seat (a welcome and pleasant green space distraction from the excitement and noise of the city during the Edinburgh Festival).
Festival accommodation is mainly traditional tenement flats interspersed with a number of modern apartment complexes. Local amenities include excellent and numerous local shops, supermarkets, banks, post office and a number of bars, restaurants along Clerk Street and the antique shops along Casusewayside.
A very regular bus service operates into the City Centre and beyond and there is easy access to Edinburgh City Bypass and major motorway networks.