AirBnB in Edinburgh

AirBnB, the uber-cool US start-up that enables people to rent out homes or rooms in their homes now operates in Scotland as well as the rest of the galaxy. You can find apartments etc in Edinburgh and other cities. A great way to see the city and enjoy the life of a local.

You can jump across to the Edinburgh listings for AirBnB by click here.

We have listed out our top five favourites in Edinburgh for location and price (and welcome).

1. Apartment near Holyrood

Love the location beside Holyrood Park and proximate for Uni and the old Town. Typical Victorian walk-up tenement style. Owner Sally is recommended for panache and comfy. From $41 or so

2. Royal Mile Room

 Great little apartment on the Royal Mile in a typical old Edinburgh tenement building. Iron bedstead and antique furnishing combined with modern twists. Small but oh so charming

3 Grassmarket Apartment with Edinburgh Castle View

With its location on Grassmarket surrounded by pubs and shops and located underneath the castle, this is another excellent location. Minimum stay applies.

Royal Mile Apartment - 1 bedroom

OOOH - romantic and stylish in the very heart of Edinburgh's Old Town. Great reviews and every bit as romantic as it looks!

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6. 2 Bedroom Flat with Parking near Leith

Near The Shore which is in the Port area of Edinburgh. 2 king sized large bedrooms, design is funky modern, not too much stuff, white walls and interesting/esoteric belongings. Fibre wifi, flat screen, 2 showers & FREE on-street parking. 1 night stays available.

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Central Edinburgh double Room

To the west of the centre in Bruntsfield (lots of greenery). Victorian flat with high ceilings and contemporary design. Private bathroom and very friendly owners on site. If you have never visited Edinburgh and want the inside gen as well: perfect!

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Private Room in West End/Bruntsfield near Haymarket Station

Friendly owners who are Architects offering lovely spacious double room including 42in TV. Shower room shared with owners. Wifi/no smoking

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Old School house - private Room

Private room with double bed in heart of old town just off Royal Mile near Castle. Private bathroom. Great views of ancient roofs of Edinburgh. NOTE: on the top floor with 4 flights of stairs!

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