Serviced Apartments & Self-Catering Accommodation

Edinburgh boasts a great selection of serviced apartments & self-catering accommodation – ideal for those who want more space and flexibility, combined with all the comforts of home.


Ocean Serviced Apartments

2 Western Harbour Midway, Edinburgh EH6 6PN 

Located in the Newhaven area of Edinburgh, less than 30 minutes from the city centre, Ocean Serviced Apartments are a popular choice for both the business and family traveller, with bookings available from a few nights to a few months.

A real home from home, each apartment has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, open plan lounge and dining area. Free parking is also available.

On a bus route to the centre of the city, they are also just a short distance from Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre, which has a range of shops, places to dine and cinema, as well as home to the 5 star visitor attraction, The Royal Yacht Britannia.

Observatory House

Observatoy House Bedroom And Window

c/o Collective, 40 Calton Hill, Edinburgh, EH7 5AA 

Restored in 2021 and re-imagined as a holiday home by Collective - the centre for contemporary art on Calton Hill - Observatory House blends over 200 years of history with contemporary interior styling and new artistic commissions.

The one-time historic home of leading astronomers, the restoration of this iconic 18th century building offers a unique hilltop retreat.

With extraordinary views across the city, guests can choose a self-catering stay in either Observatory House (spanning two floors and sleeping 4 guests), or the smaller Observatory Apartment on the lower ground floor (sleeps 2). For a larger party of family gathering, the two properties can be booked together.

Each floor of Observatory House features an original artwork commissioned specially by Collective including Rachel Adams, Thomas Aitchison, Rabiya Choudhry, and Christian Newby.  All proceeds from the House will support Collective’s charitable mission to bring people together around art.

Lets Get Local

Stafford Street

An Edinburgh agency passionate about the city, Lets Get Local aims to help guests find their perfect place to stay. With over 25 properties on offer, from one bedroom apartments to five bedroom period properties sleeping up to 15 guests, there’s something for everyone.

Perfect for business travel, group trips or family holidays, their properties are centrally located and offer a perfect base for exploring the city.

We recommend the Stafford Street garden flat with its comfortable soft furnishings, contemporary artworks and modern touches, located in the popular West End.

Staycity Aparthotels - West End


11 Brandfield Street, Edinburgh EH3 8AS

On the doorstep of the West End’s variety of theatres, boutique shops and eclectic bars, you’ll find Staycity Aparthotels - West End. 

Guests can choose from a spacious studio, one and two-bedroom apartment or four-bedroom townhouse complete with fully-equipped kitchens (or kitchenettes), living and dining spaces. Together with all the comfort and convenience you would expect from a high quality hotel, there is also a 24 hour reception and on-site guest laundry.

There is a private and secure on-site 24-hour car park – see website for rates.

Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity – Grassmarket

Wilde By Staycity Sleepzone

26 King’s Stables Road, Edinburgh, EH1 2JY

With a prime location within the Grassmarket, one of the oldest and liveliest parts of the city, staying at Wilde Aparthotels by Staycity – Grassmarket really does place you in the centre of the action.

Must-see attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, The National Museum of Scotland and The Real Mary King’s Close are within easy walking distance. Not only that, but should you decide to eat out, whatever your taste and budget, there’s a wide range of places to wine & dine close by.

With an ethos of ‘because life is too short for ordinary’, all of the one and two-bedroom apartments are design-led, with high-quality finishes. Natural timber flooring, bespoke joinery, crafts, artwork & soft furnishings, sit alongside 43-inch smart TVs, Smeg and Nespresso appliances, luxuriant Hypnos mattresses and Grohe rainfall showers.

Aparthotel Adagio Royal Mile

Adagio Aparthotel Bedroom

231 Canongate, Edinburgh EH8 8BJ

Whether you're in Edinburgh for three days or three months, Adagio Aparthotel Royal Mile will be your home away from home.

The modern, functional and fully equipped apartments are available in 2-person Studios, 1-bedroom apartments (4 persons), Studio 2 persons twins bed. All apartments have fully equipped kitchens.

Guests are also able to access a fitness room and private car park.

Cheval Old Town Chambers

Cheval Old Town Chambers Living Room

Roxburgh's Court, 323 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1LW

Rising from three medieval closes off the Royal Mile, Cheval Old Town Chambers' luxurious serviced apartments capitalise on the fascinating historic character and atmosphere of 15th century Edinburgh as well as open up some of the most captivating views across the city’s Princes Street Gardens, which had been lost for over 200 years.

All of the 74 apartments come in a truly versatile range of shapes and sizes, sleeping from one to six guests – choose from open plan, one, two and three bedroom apartments all the way to a one-of-a-kind two-bedroom townhouse and five penthouses with spectacular views across the city.

Cheval The Edinburgh Grand

Cheval Edinburgh Grand Hotel Bedroom Suite

42 St Andrews Square, Edinburgh, EH2 2AD

Enriched by an illustrious heritage, all of Cheval The Edinburgh Grand’s luxurious serviced apartments pay homage to the building’s past life as a historic banking landmark, HQ of The National Bank of Scotland.

The interior décor enhances the building’s authentic features including original dark wood panelling, fireplaces, brass door handles and decorative cornicing.

Choose from open plan apartments which maximise on stunning views across Edinburgh from their 6th floor vantage point; a range of one or two-bedroom apartments, each with their own unique character; The Directors’ Suite, which has dining space for 10 guests – perfect for showing off your culinary skills. Or relax in the stunning three-bedroom Penthouse – it’s large outdoor roof terrace has ample room for al fresco dining and soaking up the sunshine.

Native Edinburgh

Native Edinburgh

74 - 77 Queen St, Edinburgh EH2 4NF

Located opposite the lush Queen Street Gardens, Native Edinburgh combines an urban chic living space in an historic setting.

82 contemporary apartments offer the space, comfort and convenience of apartment living, together with exceptional hospitality. Each of the beautifully designed apartments include among a long list of features, including fully equipped kitchen, large smart TV’s as well as Hypnos beds.

Stewart by Heeton Concept Aparthotel

10 Young Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4JB

Just 5 minutes from Waverley Train Station, Stewart by Heeton Concept Aparthotel have a range of a fully equipped spacious one- and two- bedrooms.

The boutique style serviced apartments are located over 3 floors with lift access to all. Each has a separate bedroom, open plan living room and fully fitted kitchen. All are equipped with the latest technology, including a 37 inch HD LED television and complementary WIFI.

Holyrood Aparthotel

Holyroodapart Hotel Bedroom

1 Nether Bakehouse, Holyrood, Edinburgh EH8 8PE

Located at the foot of the historic Royal Mile, Holyrood Aparthotel is minutes from The Palace of Holyroodhouse, The King's official residence in Edinburgh and the home of Scottish royal history.

Ranging from studios to double twin apartments accommodating up to five guests, all apartments are decorated in a light, contemporary style with clean, uncluttered living areas, fully equipped kitchens, dining areas and all the amenities expected from modern serviced apartments.

Linton Collection

Linrton Collection Bedroom

Situated in Edinburgh’s Old Town making them a great choice for travellers interested in the history and architecture of the city whilst being within walking distance of all Edinburgh’s famous tourist attractions, Linton Collection offer a selection of unique apartments.

Each apartment comes complete with a fully equipped kitchen, dining and seating area, furnished with the latest in comfortable, modern living.

We recommend Blackfriars Lofts - a selection of contemporary apartments housed in a former church dating from 1871.

Eden Locke

Eden Locke

127 George St, Edinburgh EH2 4JN

Eden Locke offers a calm refuge in the heart of Edinburgh's New Town. Every apartment has been meticulously designed to include everything you want – regardless of whether you are staying for the night or a year.

Although their suites are a tad smaller than a typical serviced apartment, you'll have a lot more space than a typical hotel suite, with interior design that makes meticulous use to present you with a comfortable, airy and luxurious space including necessities such as WIFI, a smart TV, a fully equipped kitchen with utensils and dishes, lots of storage space and big windows yielding stunning views across the beautiful New Town.

They also have a lobby bar to relax in, offering award winning coffee’s by day and artisan bar by night.

Braid Apartments by Mansley

27 Thistle Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1DX

Located just off bustling George Street and a few minutes’ walk from a selection of exciting shops, bars & restaurants, Braid Apartments by Mansley have a choice of modern and stylish serviced studios and one & two bedroom apartments, which can accommodate 2 to 4 adults.

KM Apartments


5-9 Richmond Pl, Edinburgh EH8 9ST

KM Apartments offer stylish accommodation in an enviable location that straddles Edinburgh’s historic Old Town and vibrant Southside.  A stone’s throw from the Royal Mile, and Waverley Train Station guests are well placed to explore a local neighbourhood that is buzzing with independent shops and eclectic bars & restaurants. 

Offering a choice of one-bedroom apartments and cosy studio living, KM Apartments all offer that extra space for those seeking to spread out over a longer stay.  They come full equipped with stylish kitchenette including all the required amenities.


From boutique to family friendly, Edinburgh has a fantastic range of hotels & accommodation to choose from - explore more in our Accommodation Guide >