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This is a student hostel let out to groups during the term vacations. The apartments of 4 single rooms are only let as a single unit of 4, with shared bathroom and kitchen. Basic bed linen and towels are provided, and cooking utensils and plates...More
New Arthur Place is located near Univ of Edinburgh and an easy walk from Old Town or New. It is a student centered accommodation, but was clean, comfortable enough and safe.
The flats are shared bath and kitchen, private sleeping quarters. There are lots of...More
While staying at New Arthur Place, you can enjoy such experiences as:
- Having a toilet that flushes 50% of the time
- Crossing your fingers and praying that the water temperature will stay where you set it, not alternate from freezing to scalding on...More
Good value for money. Perfect for friends cuz it's actually an entire student flat
Location is too far away almost 30 min walk from royal mile. The angle of the shower is really weird and a bit hard to take a shower. Duvet is too...More
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Southside & Holyrood
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New Arthur Place - Self Catering Flats Edinburgh, Scotland
Southside & Holyrood
Many of Edinburgh’s student hangouts gather around university buildings in Southside, the sort of neighbourhood that supports a long string of second-hand shops and eateries serving ethnic food for just a few pounds. In August the student population is replaced by vast numbers of boisterous visitors here for the Fringe, Edinburgh’s world-class comedy and arts festival which headquarters itself here. Flanking
Southside are two great parks. The Meadows is a vast flat and sporty space where football, rugby, tennis, cricket, croquet, and golf often all take place side by side. Kids in its big playgrounds add to the joyful noise. Far bigger and much wilder, Holyrood Park extends to the east and provides a real hike up Arthur’s Seat, but the district is best known as the site of Scotland’s Parliament and its premier Royal Palace—and their steady stream of sightseers.