Capital View Apartments   -   boutique-style living in the heart of Edinburgh
Below is a summary of key features of our apartments.

Please e-mail us if you have any specific questions:
or use our enquiry form by
clicking on this link
or call 
07878145434 (in the UK) or +447878145434 (from outside the UK)
The apartments
#   We have three apartments all in the same city centre, historic building.
#   All apartments have
spectacular views over the city centre park, New Town buildings, the Forth
     estuary, to Fife and beyond.
#   Each apartment can
sleep up to 4 people.  We can accommodate 12 people in total (with two
     apartments next door to each other this is ideal for a larger family or group of friends).
#   We have received excellent guest feedback on
Trip Advisor (100% of guests recommend us).
#   The apartment building was
built in 1727 as one of the last great tenement buildings of Edinburgh's
Old Town.
#   The building is within the
UNESCO World Heritage site.
#   Many famous people have stayed in the apartment building including
David Hume, the philosopher
     (1762 - 1770);
James Boswell, writer and traveller, who entertained his friend and travelling
Dr Samuel Johnson in the apartments in 1770 prior to their travels around the Hebrides.
The location
The apartments are situated in the heart of the city centre.
Located in the Old Town of Edinburgh.
1 minute walk to
The Museum on The Mound (museum in the headquarters of the Bank of Scotland).
1 minute walk to
The Writers Museum.
2 minutes walk to the
Royal Mile.
2 minutes walk to
Princes Street.
3 minutes to
Princes Street gardens.
3 minutes walk to the
Royal Scottish Academy art gallery.
3 minutes walk to the
National Gallery of Scotland.
4 minutes walk to
Edinburgh Castle.
5 minutes walk to Edinburgh
Waverley train station.
5 minutes walk to where all the
tour busses depart.
5 to 10 minutes walk to a
wide variety of shops.
5 to 10 minutes walk to
2 supermarkets (Sainsburys and Marks & Spencers).
10 minutes walk to the National Museum of Scotland.
.... and many other attractions and things to do within close proximity of the apartments....
The perfect location.
The facilities in the apartments
#   Free Wi-fi (24 hours a day, pass-word protected broadband internet).
All bedding and linen provided (duvets, pillows and bed linen) - beds made up for your arrival.
Towels (2 clean towels are provided per guest)
Tea, coffee, sugar and Scottish shortbread left for your arrival
Flat-screen digital TV (more than 30 channels)
DVD player
CD player
#   Iron
#   Ironing board
#   Microwave
#   Electric oven
2 ring electric cooker hob
#   Kettle
#   Toaster
A well-equipped kitchen with crockery, cutlery, pots, pans, etc - everything you need.
Large, power shower
Heated towel rail in the bathroom
24 hour hot water (no additional charge for electricity)
Large mirrors in the bathroom
Dining table which seats 4 and can also be used for a desk.
King size double bed or two single beds (the apartment will be set up to your requirements).
Two comfortable chairs which convert to single beds (so each apartment can sleep up to four).
Free private laundry in the apartment building with washing machines and dryers for your use.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or wish to make a booking:
Jill Livingstone
Enquiry and booking form
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