The Holyrood Park Apartment is a quality Edinburgh Holiday Apartment and is owned and personally operated by Franco and Lynne Galgani of Southside Guest House Edinburgh.
Over the years Southside has become a favorite with guests from all over the world seeking a stylish and unique base for their Edinburgh stay. Its location just under a mile from the Royal Mile and Princes Street and right at the heart of academic and residence buildings of the University of Edinburgh ~has made it a home-from-home for visitors exploring the City and for academics & families visiting the University.
Holyrood Park Apartment Edinburgh
~ right at the top of the building (..there is a lift!) with Salisbury Crags in the background.
Now Southside has complemented the facilities and hospitality of the House with a self-contained top quality Penthouse Apartment, just a couple of minutes away, available for short rental to guests seeking a more private and larger base for their stay, on a self catering basis. The Holyrood Park Apartment is of course for the exclusive use of one party at any one time and can accommodate up to a total of 4 persons in the 2 stylish bedrooms, fitted out with sumptuous beds and linen.
The apartment at a glance:
The apartment also offers:
The Holyrood Park Apartment can only be booked in advance and solely through Southside preserving the individual concept of an Edinburgh stay which meets and hopefully exceeds all expectations.
Lynne MacDonald Galgani and Franco Galgani are the proud owners of The Holyrood Park Apartment & of Southside Guests House and your hosts and contact during your stay. Lynne was born in the Highlands of Scotland and Franco further South …in Florence, Tuscany. Their daughter Daniela is a graduate of the University of Edinburgh and has recently married Mark (Donnelly) they live close by in Shandon.
Both Lynne and Franco have been involved in running hotels for many years, in most roles. For the past fifteen years Franco has managed large hotels and hotel groups at corporate level. Both are very happy to have gone back to the roots and take enormous pleasure in the personal and attentive hospitality and standards that can only be achieved within smaller owner managed properties.
They and their small team look forward to welcoming you to Edinburgh and to the Holyrood Park Apartment.
Just over 5 minutes walk from Southside ~ down Holyrood Park Road and right across the road from the University of Edinburgh’s Pollock Halls of Residence.
Holyrood Park Apartment Edinburgh
~ Master Bedroom
The Royal Commonwealth pool and fitness centre is a few steps away ~ and the Apartment sits right on the edge of the entrance to Holyrood Park offering magnificent views across the Park to Arthur’s Seat, Salisbury Crags and the skyline of the City of Edinburgh.
From the Apartment you will be in the Park in a few seconds and walking downhill or following the Salisbury Crags panoramic path on the edge of the volcano (..extinct!!) crater, you can be at the Palace of Holyroodhouse and the new Scottish Parliament in a few minutes and from there you can walk up the Royal Mile to the Castle, the ancient Edinburgh Closes, Princes Street and the New Town.
When you arrive at the Apartment you will find a generous hospitality tray including a chilled supply. Fluffy towels and Scottish quality toiletries. You only need to bring “yourselves” and your personal belongings ~ to enjoy Edinburgh at its best.
We look forward to welcoming you soon!