Every August, Edinburgh streets are brimming with a unique atmosphere created by fantastic art performers. The Edinburgh International Festival and the Fringe Festival will transform the capital in a buoyant stage, presenting shows of all kinds and for every taste. Streets of the festival city will be full of wonders. Immerse yourself in this magical atmosphere and find your perfect holiday home with the festival just on your doorstep.

1. The Edinburgh Castle Suite @ Castle Terrace

    Sleeps 6 - Bedrooms 3 - Bathrooms 3


We love this luxury home located just in the heart of Edinburgh. Wake-up every morning and start the day with a fantastic view of the picturesque Edinburgh Castle. Embrace the vibrancy of this beautifully decorated property, combining the classic grandeur of Edinburgh's architecture and the fabulous interior design style.


Enjoy the comfort of a fully equipped kitchen with a large dining table. When twilight falls over Edinburgh, relax in one of the sumptuous bedrooms, two of which are en-suite.


2. Burgh Loch Boutique @ The Meadows

    Sleeps 4 - Bedrooms 2 - Bathrooms 1


Newly refurbished, Burgh Loch Boutique offers you a unique place to stay. Be amazed either by its astonishing interior decoration, with warm colours and elegant patterns or its great location with so many eateries, coffee shops and boutiques nearby to choose from. 


This fabulous luxury home with lavish interiors and unique artwork, is a family friendly home with high ceilings and huge rooms. Enjoy the peace of a residential area, just a short walking distance from the Royal Mile.


3. The Mansion @ The Grange

    Sleeps 11 - Bedrooms 6 - Bathrooms 3


Step through the door of our magnificent mansion and find yourself in a world of luxury. With a magazine-perfect chic interior designed to perfection, this spacious 6 bedroom home is the epitome of elegance. Homes with this much space in Edinburgh are nearly unheard of, and to make this property even more unique, the mansion boasts two exquisite living & dining areas, luxury bathrooms and beautifully styled bedrooms.


This elegant home is located in the affluent area of Bruntsfield, a brilliant part of Edinburgh. This lively little cultural hub is brimming with exciting things to see and do. Have a cup of coffee in one of the independent cafe, go the Meadows and Bruntsfield Link to lounge, walk or playing golf.


4. The Victorian Townhouse @ Stockbridge

    Sleeps 8 - Bedrooms 4 - Bathrooms 2


Edinburgh is renowned for its stunning townhouses, and the Victorian Townhouse in Stockbridge sets the standard for all of them. This masterpiece of a home, featured in newspapers and magazines, has gorgeously curated art, and picture-perfect rooms. Those looking for a characterful home have found the right space.


The home has communal area aplenty and an attractive garden, both ideal for socialising. Situated in Stockbridge, a part of the city that is artistic, quirky and traditional, this elegant family home gives you the perfect opportunity to stay somewhere quintessentially Edinburgh.


5. Mapmakers Townhouse @ South Gray Street

    Sleeps 6 - Bedrooms 3 - Bathrooms 3


The Mapmakers Townhouse is a fascinating Edinburgh home where history and imposing architecture meets modern luxury, space, light and attention to detail.This townhouse’s credentials are second to none, for it once formed part of the impressive premises of the famous Bartholomew Mapmakers firm.


Its gorgeous, bright living space, characterized by tall Georgian-style windows, was once used by skilled craftsmen and women to create world-famous maps. With bespoke luxurious mattresses and headboard of carefully selected tweeds, you will have a 5 star relaxing nights. Step out of the townhouse doors and you'll truly feel like a local. With excellent restaurants, shops and traditional Edinburgh pubs favoured by locals, within easy walking distance.


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