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Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town

Comfortable apartment with fireplace, near Royal Mile

  • Free WiFi in lobby

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6 Ramsay Garden, Edinburgh, EH1 2NA, Scotland, United Kingdom

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Property uses a professional cleaning service
  • gap period enforced between guest stays24 hours
  • 8 guests
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathtub
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Non-smoking
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Flat-screen TV with satellite channels

What’s around

  • In Old Town Edinburgh
  • Royal Mile - 1 min walk
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 1 min walk
  • Scotch Whisky Experience - 1 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 3 min walk
  • Grassmarket - 4 min walk

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  • House (3 Bedrooms)

About this apartment

This historic (sleeps 8) main door property is located in one of the most desirable addresses in Edinburgh on Ramsay Gardens - right next to the Edinburgh Castle. Home to the poet Allan Ramsey himself and filled with medieval character, this property is ideal for anyone wanting to discover Old Edinburgh's history and architecture. The city's amenities and attractions are right on the doorstep of this luxury apartment. This is a unique opportunity to live like a royal right by the Castle!The Space:This apartment is located in the original house on Ramsay Garden,which was built in 1733 by the Scottish poet Allan Ramsay the Elder. Sat atop the black volcanic Castle Rock,this property offers stunning views of Princes Street Gardens and the New Town. Access the property from the private entry situated in the beautiful and quiet courtyards of Ramsay Garden. Walk up half a floor to reach the spacious and bright living room area and the fully equipped kitchen. The living room offers a comfortable double sofa bed, flat-screen TV and a fireplace. On the lower ground floor you will find the spectacular master bedroom with a four poster bed, a bedroom with two single beds, another king size bedroom as well as two newly renovated bathrooms.Guest Access:Guests have non-restricted access to the whole property.Interaction with Guests:We believe good communication is key on Airbnb - from both parties. However, we will not bother you during your stay so you have complete privacy.The Neighborhood:Built in 1740 by Scottish poet Allan Ramsay, Ramsay Garden is a unique block of sixteen private apartment buildings in the Castlehill area of Edinburgh. A man of vision he created the first borrowing library and made books and plays available to the poor residents of the Royal Mile. He was also father to the Scottish artist Allan Ramsay, famous for his portraits of aristocracy such as King George III and the Duke of Argyle. As a neighbour of Edinburgh Castle, this property is ideal for exploring the Old Town!Other Things to Note:The property is professionally cleaned and hotel quality linen and towels will be provided.House Rules:• Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)• No smoking• No pets• No parties or events• Check-in is anytime after 4PM

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Old Town Edinburgh
  • Royal Mile - 1 min walk
  • Camera Obscura and World of Illusions - 1 min walk
  • Scotch Whisky Experience - 1 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 3 min walk
  • Grassmarket - 4 min walk
  • Princes Street - 4 min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 5 min walk
  • Edinburgh Dungeon - 6 min walk
  • St. Giles' Cathedral - 6 min walk
  • National Museum of Scotland - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 37 min drive
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 9 min walk
  • Edinburgh (ZXE-Edinburgh Waverly Train Station) - 9 min walk
  • Edinburgh Haymarket Station - 20 min walk
Profile: Old Town Edinburgh

Profile: Old Town Edinburgh

Old Town refers to the oldest part of Scotland's capital city. Its ancient topography, known as "crag and tail," dates back to the ice age. Old castles and centuries-old theaters await your perusal. The Royal Mile features most of the shops, bars, cafés, and bars that wend and wind through small alleys.

National Museum of Scotland, St. Giles Cathedral, and the Scottish Parliament are among the most notable and historic ways to discover the history of this charming country. You can walk everywhere in Old Town, following in the footsteps of kings, invading armies, the condemned, and the celebrated.

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6 Ramsay Garden, Edinburgh, EH1 2NA, Scotland, United Kingdom

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Speaks: English

The apartment

Key facts

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating

Bedrooms

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Sofa bed

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Soap

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Toaster

Entertainment and recreation

  • Flat-screen TV with satellite channels
  • Books

Outside

  • Garden

Other amenities

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Fireplace
  • Guidebooks/recommendations

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • No smoking

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-anytime
  • Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to We will send you the instructions To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and key retrieval information. Guests can access their accommodation through a private entrance.

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Pets not allowed

Mandatory fees

  • A mandatory cleaning fee is included in this property's rental rate; it will be displayed at the time of booking.

Policies

  • This property does not have elevators.

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

    Contactless check-out is available.

    The property is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between guest stays.

  • This property accepts Visa and Mastercard. Cash is not accepted. 

Also known as

  • Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town Cottage
  • Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town Edinburgh
  • Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town Apartment
  • Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town Edinburgh

FAQs

  • Yes, Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 4:00 PM - anytime. Check-out time is 10:00 AM. Contactless check-out is available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Grain Store (3-min walk), Whiski Rooms (3-min walk), and Maison Bleue (3-min walk).
  • Ramsay Gardens Residence: Heart of the Old Town has a garden.