A city topped with an imposing castle that swathes its walled arms around an elegant, compact and ancient city where narrow alleyways pour into streets alive with street entertainers, boutiques, cafés and decadent restaurants. Edinburgh is encircled by ancient green peaks and pooled with emerald parks and the swirling coast of the Firth of Forth around the port at Leith.
Our Edinburgh cottages offer you a great place to stay after a holiday visiting all the wonderful attractions such as Edinburgh Zoo, Arthur’s Seat, the Royal Mile, the National Gallery of Scotland and the intriguing and eerie May King’s Close.
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"The One o’clock Gun" is fired every day (except Sunday) from Edinburgh Castle at precisely 13:00. This is a tradition since 1861 when it was an important time signal for ships in the port of Leith and the Firth of Forth.
Cottages in Edinburgh (16)
Towering high above the city, the castle is the most iconic sight in Edinburgh and will be sure to make you stop and stare when it lights up the night skyline.
Palace of Holyrood
Found at the end of the famous Royal Mile the striking building is the official Scottish residence for the Queen.
A mix of old and modern entertainment for the whole family including 5 floors of illusions, optical puzzles, kaleidoscopes and much more
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21 Nov 2014 - 04 Jan 2015
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