Luxury Airbnbs In Edinburgh, Scotland - Updated 2021

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Unlock the mesmerising charm and beauty of the stunning city of Edinburgh which is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. The city is draped around picturesque landscapes of rolling hills and valleys overlooking the shimmering beauty of the sea. Architectural wonders are peppered around the city begging to be discovered from medieval castles to ancient monuments. Meander through the winding roads and streets of Edinburgh and experience the homegrown hospitality of the people by visiting the stores, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, where travellers can also savour the tantalising flavours of the local cuisine. Shopaholics can shop until they drop at popular shopping districts like George Street and snag bargains on designer items. Discover the vibrant history and culture of Edinburgh by visiting a museum, and party animals will delight to know that Edinburgh plays host to over 12 festivals each year. Enjoy the splendour of Edinburgh by booking a stay at any of these luxury Airbnbs in Edinburgh.

1. Iconic apartment in the heart of Dean Village (from USD 483)

Step into a world of luxury when you book a stay at this vacation home which can accommodate for up to six guests. The apartment has been elegantly furnished with an impeccable taste from the incredible vaulted doors the seemingly endless ceiling, the grand fireplace and other lavish details. Guests will find it hard to leave the apartment to explore the local attractions. Edinburgh Airport is a short 15 minutes’ drive away from the apartment and is located in Well Court which is entrenched in history and culture. Other attractions like Stockbridge, Royal Mile and the Edinburgh Military Tattoo venue are within walking distance from the apartment.

Iconic Luxury Apartment in Heart of Dean Village
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
53 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable bed and linens and furnishings
beautiful view from every room and a lot of space- i would highly recommend
the beautiful fireplace (non-working-decoration only) is the focal point of the room
the entrance to the apartment is in the charming courtyard surrounded by other historic buildings
the apartment was everything it promised online and more
inside is very clean modern high end appliances etc
fantastic beautiful the location couldn't have been better located in a lovely part of edinburgh
it is elegant and the location is great
amazing apartment set in a beautiful historic location
the flat is very beautiful and at a nice location
wonderful space for relaxing and a short walk to stores and restaurants
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2. Georgian-style luxury apartment (from USD 1121)

Enjoy the contemporary design and Georgian charm of this vacation home which can sleep up to seven guests in four quaintly furnished room. Each of the rooms of the apartment has its character which lends to the warm and welcoming ambience. The property enjoys ample natural light which filters through the home. Guests will enjoy the vintage décor and furniture couples with a fine selection of artwork. The kitchen has been stocked with state-of-the-art appliances where guests can prepare meals. The apartment is located in the heart of Edinburgh which boasts spectacular architectural wonders from medieval castles to ancient towns and villages. Meander through the streets and visit the numerous museums and galleries.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
40 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
everything was clean and linens and towels were fresh and high quality
clean contemporary design of a very high standard
big cozy and super clean house make us feel so comfortable
the photographs perfectly portray the contemporary stylish and spotlessly clean interior
kate is very gracious host
fabulous house and wonderful hosts: perfect
the booklet provided with info on the city/neighborhood/attractions was very helpful
jo (our hostess) was very kind throughout and very responsive to our questions & requests
jo the property manager was very helpful and explained where everything was
the location was good close to shops sites and restaurants in walking distance
it's very close to every attraction all are walking distance
a beautiful apartment in a great location
beautiful comfortable perfect location
9 nelson is an amazing property central to great restaurants shopping and historic sites
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3. Townhouse with castle views (from USD 555)

Enjoy stunning views of a medieval castle from the comfort of this vacation home which can sleep up to 13 guests. There are little pockets of elegance and comfort peppered around the family home. Relax on the vintage leather sofa listening to the crackling of the fireplace while admiring the grandeur of the crystal chandeliers. Take a walk through the passages of the home and marvel at the art-filled walls or create meals in the gourmet kitchen. The apartment is located in North Castle Street which is a scenic street located close to the heart of Edinburgh’s New Town. Fashionistas will delight to know that they are a short stroll away from the city centre’s fashionable streets like George Street and Prince Street where they can snag souvenirs and coveted items for their wardrobe.

Stately Georgian Family Townhouse with Castle Views
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
82 reviews
Entire townhouse 7 Beds 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
frederika and her mum were extremely accommodating during our stay at this beautiful apartment
the rooms were light and airy and we particularly liked the en suite bathrooms
we loved it our family of 10 were easily accommodated comfortable and overall very pleased with the house
the rooms were as beautiful as some of the castles/mansions we toured
beautiful home spotlessly clean
house beautiful and very clean
beautifully decorated rooms that are spotlessly clean
the townhouse is magnificent and clean it was a wonderful stay
we had a group of 10 and the house was spacious and clean
excellent stay the host is very welcoming and with great attention to details
frederika and her mother were helpful and flexible
frederika was helpful and gave a lot of detail information to us for arrange the traffic
we had a worry free fantastic time and our hosts were very helpful
kudos to eve and her daughter for hosting so lovely
the location is fantastic
fantastic location very central
the location is great
gorgeous house in a fabulous location close to restaurants and shopping
beautiful character townhouse excellent location
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4. The castle-view residence (from USD 610)

Enjoy a touch of the royal treatment when you book a stay at this lavish vacation home which can sleep up to eight guests. The vacation home oozes opulence and luxury and has a blend of old-world charm and modern edge transporting guests into a world of rest. Guests can enjoy uninterrupted views of Princes-street, Princes Street Garden and stand alongside the Edinburgh Castle. Wake up to exceptional views of the city from quaintly furnished rooms. The house is located in the heart of Old Town, so you are bound to be in the centre of all the excitement and culture of the city granting guests a look into the vibrant history of Edinburgh. The Royal Mile is a short stroll away while shopaholics can explore George Street and Multrees Walk.

The Ramsay Garden Castle View Residence
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
16 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
the location was excellent
amazing place and location any closer you would be in the castle great value
excellent location good accommodation - would recommend
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5. Centrally located vacation home (from USD 705)

Make yourself at home in the comfort of this vacation home which can sleep up to 10 guests in luxuriously spacious bedrooms. The home has been furnished with impeccable attention to detail with Scottish element offering guests a look into the vibrant history and culture of Edinburgh in the design and décor. Guests are welcome to enjoy a hearty meal in the large dining room area which is ideal for dinner celebrations and gatherings. The house is located in the heart of Edinburgh so many of the local hotspots are at your doorstep.

Luxury Georgian Townhouse in the City Centre
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
44 reviews
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house itself is beautiful - lots of space and all the rooms are lovely
great space in the kitchen too
having 5 very large bedrooms along with large living room and kitchen made this perfect for us
it is newly renovated by the owner and has all amenities to make for a comfortable stay
a very well equipped kitchen and huge dining table
everything in tip top shape and very clean
great facilities beautifully clean
amazing house and the best location great beds and linens clean cozy lots of space
fantastic place - super clean - incredible location - jane was a first rate host
amazing highly recommend clean close to everything and absolutely lovely
the host is very nice and helpful
great house and great host
jane was a perfect host
jane was a lovely host and very accommodating
jane is a great host
excellent location in the heart of edinburgh
great location good rooms loved it
beautiful house in a great location
beautiful house in an amazing location
the property is ideally located and close to virtually all of the major attractions in edinburgh
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6. Stylish and calm escapade

Escape into the calm oasis of this vacation home which has been lavishly furnished for the ease and comfort of the visiting guests. The apartment can accommodate up to 10 guests. Guests have access to the modern and fully furnished kitchen where they can create heart meals before enjoying it in the spacious dining room. There is a selection of entertainment options for guests to use, Relax out on the private landscaped patio garden which has a sun terrace and barbeque facilities.

Stylish, Spacious and Quiet
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
49 reviews
Entire apartment 5 Beds 5 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
kitchen was very well stocked with dishware utensils equipment (microwave blender toaster oven dishwasher) as well as washer/dryer
the kitchen is very well stocked and there is lots of space in the living areas
having an ensuite in each of the bedrooms plus 2 additional bathrooms is fantastic
every room has an en suite and the games room proved very popular with my youngest
she also left us a welcome pack in the kitchen very thoughtful of her
place was very clean and spacious
really comfortable clean and with fantastic facilities
the apartment was fully appointed clean spacious with a central location
it was an amazing experience the place is incredible well located beautiful clean well equipped etc
joyce is a considerate helpful host who went out of her way to help us in any way possible
joyce has been very responsive from the start and very helpful with queries
joyce was an incredible host responsive and accommodating
all around a very good experience and very communicative owners
location wise it was very central
the location is central and within easy walking distance to all of edinburgh
amazing house in a great location in edinburgh
amazing location too - ideal for the city centre
the house is an easy 10 minute walk from the train station
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7. Four-bedroom stunner in Edinburgh

Check into opulence and grandeur when you choose to stay at this vacation home which can sleep up to eight guests. The apartment enjoys a harmonious blend of old-world charm, and modern elegance in the design and décor and guests feel right at home the moment they step foot into this vacation home. The apartment features a modern bathroom, four charming rooms and a large kitchen and dining room. Guests have access to the private Queen Street gardens.

New Town four bed stunner
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
67 reviews
Entire apartment 4 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space for our family of 7 with a great working kitchen including all amenities
the apartment is light airy and spacious complemented by fabulous interior design
it is stunningly appointed and there is ample room to enjoy family and friends
very stylish clean and comfortable
very big spaces clean special intentions
it was immaculately and beautifully decorated as well as being spotless
it’s very spacious immaculately clean home with fantastic art in a great location
sally was a great host
sally is a fantastic host
the host left several touches to make us feel so welcomed
sally is a great host and we really enjoyed to stay at her house
sally was a great host and had a really cool spacious place
lovely house at great location
fantastic location close to shops and restaurants
fantastic house in a great location
the location was perfect: walking distance to everything yet on a quiet street
beautiful home and amazing location
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8. Apartment with views of Edinburgh Caslte

Wake up to the smell of a freshly prepared breakfast when you book a stay at this stunning vacation home which can sleep up to six guests comfortably. The apartment is located in the historic Old Town, and the essence of the town is prevalent in the old-world charm of the décor and design of the vacation home while not compromising on the modern creature comforts. The appeal of this vacation home is that it has beautiful views of the Edinburgh Castle and the rolling valleys of Calton Hill. Watch the world go by on the quaint balcony with views of Princes Street Gardens.

Incredible Castle View Apartment
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
5 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms has a cheerful color
beautiful clean flat with everything you need to stay short or long
very good apartment spacious warm comfortable and clean
very good apartment with one of the best location
amazing location one of the best opportunities for an incredible vacation
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9. City-centre Georgian townhouse

Enjoy the stunning elegance of this Georgian townhouse which can sleep up to 10 guests. Located in the heart of Edinburgh, guests are within walking distance of all the local attractions making it the perfect home base for your visit to the city. The décor of the home has a regal luxury look and feel to complement the warm and welcoming ambiance. Guest have access to the well-manicured garden of the townhouse.

City Centre Georgian Townhouse: Free Parking & Garden
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
11 reviews
Entire house 6 Beds 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

10. Charming mansion exhibiting royalty

Experience the regal elegance of this vacation home which can have rooms to accommodate for up to 16 people and more. The apartment is located and surrounded by acres of picturesque gardens within the heart of Edinburgh. This is the ideal bucolic escape and guests can wake up to the sweet sounds of the local birdlife which frequently visit the trees surrounding the apartment. Guests are within driving distance from the bustling capital of Scotland where they can find a selection of restaurants bars, cafes, historic buildings and much more.

Drylaw House, Grade A Listed Mansion near City Centre
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
21 reviews
Entire house 16 Beds 9 Bedrooms 7 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is so tastefully decorated with each room having its own lovely style
plenty of bedroom and bathroom space all beautifully and immaculately presented extra touches all thought of
the kitchen is fab and has everything you need to be able to dine in
the place is big clean full of unique features
the house was immaculately clean and stylishly decorated throughout
amazing place hosts were beyond nice and helpful
niki & john were the most perfect hosts and provided everything and more that we could possibly need
nicki and john were very helpful throughout our stay
i couldn’t recommend it highly enough and nicki was a fantastic host
nicki and john were very helpful fro
the house is central in location and feels like an oasis in the middle of edinburgh
absolutely stunning house and grounds and so close to edinburgh city centre
really excellent house for a large group of people nice location between the airport and downtown edinburgh
lovely great space everything we needed and close to the city centre
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If you are not on a budget and want your bed of roses during the vacation, then treat yourself to a luxurious escape by checking into any of these grand villas in Edinburgh today.

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