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“Central comfy flat.”
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Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Edinburgh, Scotland

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catheeTon...
Tonbridge
Level 5 Contributor
64 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Central comfy flat.”
Reviewed 17 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013

So glad we chose this flat. It was as described. The location was perfect for seeing the sights on foot and five mins form restaurants and tour bus. Flat was clean ,comfy and warm. The block it is in would not win a prize for its looks ,but do not let that put you off . I would book this flat again . It was good value and better than a hotel because it was more comfortable
There is a mini supermarket under five mins away if you want to cook but we enjoyed eating out and not having to drive back. Owner helpful..

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Liked best: Location and the flat itself
Liked least: The look of the block of flats
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 July 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Liked best: Proximity to town
Liked least: many steps to travel with luggage.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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imacato
Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Cozy flat in excellent conditions, child-friendly, and in prime location”
Reviewed 15 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at Grassmarket 521. The flat seemed to have been recently refurbished, and it had everything we needed for us and our daughter. The flat is within walking distance to Grassmarket, the Castle, and the Edinburgh International Conference Center. Lynne made sure we had everything we needed and was always available to respond to our questions. I would definitely stay here again if I come back to Edinburgh.

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Liked best: We felt like we were home
Travelling group: Young Children
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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 17 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013

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Liked best: Apartment very clean, well equipped and comfortable
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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tucson
Reviewed 31 May 2013 for a stay in April 2013
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Liked best: Lynne and the most comfortable bed ever.
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
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