As we outlined in our handy Guide to the city of Edinburgh, the Scottish capital continues to flourish as both a business and tourist hotspot. Renowned for its rich culture and myriad attractions, the city plays host to an array of world-leading businesses and remains a cornerstone of UK tourism. We have assembled our favourite serviced apartments in Edinburgh into one easy-to-digest list. Read on to discover our picks for the top Edinburgh apartments and begin planning your business trip in style.
The Rutland Residence
Quiet yet central, these apartments offer a rare combination of tranquillity and accessibility. Just 10 minutes from Haymarket train station (from which you can catch a 13-minute train to Edinburgh Old Town), The Rutland Residence is ideally situated. The apartments are based in a quintessential Edinburgh Town House, with high ceilings and large windows providing plenty of natural light. Whether you’re entertaining guests or preparing for business appointments, each of these apartments boasts a classy living area and a large dining table. Chief among the features of The Rutland Residence is a gorgeous communal rooftop terrace, perfect for those blissfully still Scottish evenings.
Simpson Loan Apartments
Just a 3-minute walk from The Meadows, an expansive park with a rich history, Simpson Loan Apartments find their place in the heart of Southern Edinburgh. These hyper-modern and spacious apartments are ideal for the active guest and come with some excellent amenities, including an on-site gym, communal gardens and a private balcony or terrace. Nearby you’ll find Edinburgh’s only Olympic-size swimming pool, a stunning golf course, tennis courts and even a soft play area for kids. A host of bars and shops are also within walking distance, making your stay that bit more effortless. With Edinburgh Airport just 13 minutes away, these stylish apartments are as convenient as they come and look good doing it.
Furnished apartments in Edinburgh don’t come much more central than the Wilde Aparthotels. These airy, open-plan Apartments benefit from being a stone’s throw from some of Edinburgh’s most famous cultural attractions, with Edinburgh Castle, St Giles’ Cathedral and the National Museum of Scotland comfortably within walking distance. Less than a mile away you’ll find the unmissable Edinburgh Dungeon, which even made the cut as one of our top team-building activities in Edinburgh. The on-site café and resident’s lounge are accompanied by a bar, gym and communal gardens, providing a sanctuary from the lively city. Just 7 miles from the nearest tram station, these apartments are perfect for however you decide to experience the Scottish capital.
Broughton Street Lofts
With spectacular views of the Edinburgh’s verdant North, Broughton Street Lofts provide a stunning getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Ideally located near several transport connections, these vast lofts boast modish décor, on-site parking and a fully equipped kitchen. For corporate travellers doing business in the north of the city, serviced apartments in Edinburgh don’t come much more convenient. For the thespians, the UK’s largest theatre is a must-see. Steeped in history, The Playhouse is just a 5-minute walk from the apartments. Nearby you’ll find a variety of excellent cafés, restaurants and bars, with Leo’s Beanery finding its rightful place on our tried and tested list of Top Things to do in Edinburgh. These unconventional apartments have something for everyone.
St Andrew Square Apartments
These serviced apartments in Edinburgh are located right at the heart of the city. Nestled in the city centre, St Andrew Square Apartments are the ultimate in accessible city living. No more than a 10-minute walk from both Edinburgh Waverley train station and George Street, you’ll be hard-pressed to find furnished apartments in Edinburgh with better links to the city’s wide-ranging attractions. With a supermarket less than 2 minutes away, and cafés and bars aplenty, you’ll feel like an Edinburghian in no time. Situated on the famous Princes Street, these Edinburgh apartments are flanked by the medieval charm of Edinburgh Old Town and the neo-classical dynamism of Edinburgh New Town. With such an abundance of choices, St Andrew Square Apartments leaves the city at your mercy.
Dean Terrace Apartment
Dean Terrace Apartment, situated in the quaint and desirable suburb of Comely Bank, offers a relaxing escape from the lively city centre. With 3 bedrooms, a large kitchen and plenty of living space, this home-away-from-home cater perfectly to corporate travellers with their family in mind. Whether it’s a peaceful stroll along the gorgeous Water of Leith or scaling Arthur’s Seat, Comely Bank is teeming with natural beauty. This homely Georgian apartment is certainly one of the most relaxing and cosy serviced apartments in Edinburgh.
If you’re ready to book your visit to the UK’s unofficial capital of culture, explore our full selection of serviced apartments in Edinburg. Perhaps you’ve got your heart set on Glasgow? If so, why not take a look at our combined guide to the top things to do in Edinburgh and Glasgow.