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“Fantastic - spacious and brilliant location”
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Edinburgh, Scotland

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Karyn G
Hastings, New Zealand
Level 3 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastic - spacious and brilliant location”
Reviewed 19 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Can't say enough about this amazing apartment. Home away from home. Comfortable, warm and spacious. Everything was of a very high standard without feeling like a hotel. Di and Lenny were the most obliging people to the extent of taking my husbands suit to be dry cleaned so we didn't have to worry about finding somewhere to get it done. The buses were just across the road at the ocean terminal along with a supermarket and anything else you might need or want. M and S simply food are very limited in what they have but if you order on line it can be delivered to the Ocean Terminal free of charge for you to collect. If like me you don't like cooking there are heaps of very good eateries close by. Will definitely return.

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Liked best: Ease of access to everything and the spaciousness of the apartment.
Liked least: The stairs!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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ljrobbs
Coventry
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3 reviews
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“Brilliant, spacious and equipped with everything and more you could possibly need.”
Reviewed 7 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

We stayed at the flat for four nights at the beginning of August 13, two friends from Germany and two of us from Coventry. We have been going to Edinburgh for the last three years for the tattoo and this is the best accommodation we have had to date. So much so I plan on booking it again for next year. It is very spacious and totally well equipped. There are plenty of bars, restaurants and buses close by so no need to use the car. There's also a supermarket (towards Newhaven) within walking distance for those who don't wish to eat out all the time.
I can't recommend this flat highly enough. Diana, the owner, is so accommodating and so friendly and truly interested in your comfort. Her personality shines through in the flat.
Big thanks Di for a fantastic stay

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Liked best: Everything was perfect
Liked least: There was nothing to dislike
Travelling group: Friends
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 7 June 2013 for a stay in May 2013

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Liked best: Property itself, location, enough space for 7 adults.
Liked least: Not having a dryer to dry clothes.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
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“Spacious, Comfortable and Very Well Located Accommodation”
Reviewed 26 March 2013 for a stay in March 2013

Having discovered the Leith area on a previous visit to Edinburgh, we were keen to enjoy its competitively priced and well-connected facilities once more, so settled on The Moorings after finding it through the Trip Advisor site.
Three of us stayed here in March and the flat did not disappoint. Well located for public transport and with a fine selection of local shops and restaurants a few minutes walk away. The property itself is spacious enough for everyone to relax comfortably if the weather is not great, but arranged well for people to eat and socialise together, as well.
Well equipped, clean and well maintained, I would recommend to anyone looking for a family-sized property where you can leave your car safely for the week and explore the city from the numerous local buses.
The owner clearly cares about the welfare and enjoyment of their guests and the wealth of positive comments, demonstrates that visitors are keen to return once they have experienced this fine holiday home.

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Liked best: Location
Liked least: Road outside sometimes suffered with traffic noise at night.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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