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September in Edinburgh

Thinking of visiting Scotland and Edinburgh after August but worried you’ll have missed all of the fun? We’ve put together a list of some of the great events we’re excited about in September to assure you that this great city is always worth the visit. Open Air Cinema – Botanic Gardens- Films start at 20.15 2nd September– Star Wars: […]

Certificate of Excellence

We are delighted to announce the news that Destination Edinburgh Apartments has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor. This is the highest honour for any business which is on Trip Advisor. Signifying the high standard and quality of service provided for our customers. If you are planning a visit to Edinburgh why […]

Arthouse planned for New St. James Quarter

Located directly across the road from our York Place Apartments the New St. James Quarter renovations looks set to add another dimension to Edinburgh’s culture. There are plans for an Arthouse within the complex (formerly St. James Centre). The venue will not only act as a cinema but will also be used for live theatre […]

Edinburgh Festival to mark 70th Birthday with Additional Funding

A year after experts warned The Edinburgh Festival was slipping out of the “Festival Premier League”, organisers have received an extra half a million pounds of funding. This comes as great news to both big and small businesses throughout the city who often rely upon the festival as a major source of income. The new […]

Edinburgh to host Guardian and Observer Travel Awards 2016

From the 3rd to 5th March, Edinburgh will host The Guardian and Observer Travel Awards 2016. For more information on the event with regards to itinerary, categories and activities throughout, click on the link above. The “activities” component in particular contains some brilliant ideas for things to do during your stay in Auld Reekie. Remember if […]

Edinburgh’s top 5 hidden monuments

If you’re coming to Edinburgh and want to stay away from the main tourist attractions, why not check out these hidden gems. Often overlooked by tourists these landmarks make Edinburgh what it is today. We still have limited availability at our apartments throughout January and February for excellent rates. Perfect for a weekend of short […]