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Sleeps up to 8

4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

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Get a full refund when you cancel up until 5 days before check‑in

Also covered by our Covid-19 refund policy

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About this home

This spectacular house is one of Edinburgh's oldest and most prestigious, one-time home to famous Scottish photographers David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson. Built in 1756, it's located on Calton Hill, one of the city's...

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Top Amenities


Central Heating



Library of Books

Washing Machine

Staying in Hillside

Edinburgh is a city built around seven hills, but Hillside is not as steep as the name suggests. At the east end of the New Town and nestled just below Calton Hill, it’s quieter than the historic centre but still within walking distance from all the main points of interest....

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Key info

Check-in from 16:00

Check out by 10:00


Cancellation policy:

Get a full refund when you cancel up until 5 days before check‑in.

This home benefits from our special Covid-19 refund policy. We'll refund you in full if you can't travel due to Covid-19 governmental changes in travel restrictions. Details here

Home Rules

Children welcome (1-12 years)

Infants welcome (under 12 months)

Not suitable for pets

No parties or events

No smoking

Good to know

  • Wifi

  • No air con

Home truths

What the photos might not tell you, but we do

  • Two of the bedrooms have two singles, so if it's a full house of adults guests should bear that in mind

  • There are quite a few stone steps and railings in the house, so little ones might have to take extra care

  • One of the bedrooms with single beds is on the ground floor

  • There is no free parking on the premises, however, there are some parking spaces on the street outside which are free between 6:30 pm - 8:30 am Monday to Sunday

  • There is a multi-storey car park seven minutes away on foot

Beds and bathrooms

  • 4 bedrooms, 6 beds

  • 2 bathrooms

VIP services

Feel free to enquire about arranging those extra-special services with your host when booking the home.

Daily Cleaning


Your host Lulu

This home is managed directly by a business. A member of their staff will be your point of contact before and during your stay.

Your host is committed to our Covid-19 cleaning standards. Find out more

Eve and her team look after a number of properties in Edinburgh and have really nailed it when it comes to hosting. With their minimalist, yet beautifully designed apartments, their goal is to create homes that complement the vibrant city life on offer here.