Glory Days UK forms partnership with League Express for 2017 Rugby League World Cup

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We are pleased to announce our sister organisation Glory Days UK has formed a partnership with League Express for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup. The two companies will work together to provide World-class Travel Packages for the event which is being held in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

If you are interested in a package for this event or have any further queries, please click on this link which will take you through to the Glory Days main site.

Edinburgh to host Guardian and Observer Travel Awards 2016

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From the 3rd to 5th March, Edinburgh will host The Guardian and Observer Travel Awards 2016. For more information on the event with regards to itinerary, categories and activities throughout, click on the link above. The “activities” component in particular contains some brilliant ideas for things to do during your stay in Auld Reekie.

Remember if you are not sure of what attractions to visit, please do not hesitate to ask a member of our arrivals staff who will be more than happy to help. And if you are needing help finding accommodation for the duration of this event we have a number of apartments still available

Edinburgh’s top 5 hidden monuments

If you’re coming to Edinburgh and want to stay away from the main tourist attractions, why not check out these hidden gems. Often overlooked by tourists these landmarks make Edinburgh what it is today.

We still have limited availability at our apartments throughout January and February for excellent rates. Perfect for a weekend of short break. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

Cure your January Blues with a short break in one of our apartments

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If you are suffering from a bout of the January Blues, why not cure yourself with a short break at one of our apartments. Throughout January and February we have great rates for all of our apartments. They provide the perfect platform for a weekend getaway or a chance to relax and explore the city. Whether your are looking for standard or luxury accommodation we have a range of options to suit all needs.

If you have any queries regarding our apartments please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 556384 or email enquiries@destinationedinburghapartments.co.uk

York Place Apartments: Perfect accommodation for a wedding

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If you’re planning to have your wedding in Edinburgh, our York Place Apartments provide a brilliant central location to explore the city. Also, the high ceilings and wide rooms give enough space for pre-wedding preparations and socialising. If you are interested in booking an apartment with us for your wedding or on behalf of someone else please let us know. We can add the finishing touches to make your stay that bit special.

York Place Apartments Maintain both Booking.com and Trip Advisor Ratings

We are proud to announce that our York Place Apartments have maintained top 6 status in Trip Advisor and 9* rating in Booking.com for the past three years. This is a testament to our continued drive to meet quality standards and surpass customer’s expectations. We always want to improve and value customers comments and opinions as these allow us to assess whether or not we are meeting targets. Ultimately it gives us an insight into areas we could improve.

Hopefully we can continue this for another 3 years!

 

Virgin Money Street of Light

On Monday the stunning The Virgin Money Street of Light Show was unveiled to the public. The night-time event will be held every night from 30th November – 24th December 2015 with showings at 6.30pm and 8.15pm Monday – Saturday and 5.30pm and 7.30pm on Sunday (lasting 20 minutes). Its takes place on the Royal Mile between St. Giles Cathedral to the Tron Kirk. This is an event not to be missed over the festive period!

For more information on the event click on the link above. We still have limited availability throughout December at our York Place Apartments book direct and receive free gift on arrival!

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The Edinburgh Charity Christmas Festival

It may be November but Edinburgh is into the Christmas Spirit already. The past weekend saw Christmas Markets officially opened and the city centre lights turned on. And it doesn’t look like the festivities will be fizzling out anytime soon!

The The Edinburgh Christmas Charity Festival will be held in Stockbridge from Saturday 5th – 6th December. It is organised by Great Scottish Events and aims to provide activities on behalf of local and national charities. 100% of all monies received will go to to charity including any gift aid. An event not to be missed!

Golden Oldies Rugby Festival 2016

We’re proud to announce we are part of the official destination management team for next years Golden Oldies Rugby Festival in Cardiff (21st – 28th August, 2016). Aimed at those over the age of 35, this will be an absolute corker with teams from around the World taking part. Held in The Millennium Stadium, this is a fitting venue for an event that is a celebration of Rugby.

If you are interested in putting a team forward for this event please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 556 3840 or email info@glorydays.uk.com

Botanics Light Show

For those of you that are coming to Edinburgh over November, be sure to check out the Botanics Light Show! Held in The Royal Botanical Gardens between the 29th October – 22nd November, the lighting show will brighten up even the coldest and darkest nights this Autumn.

Located only a short walk from the Botanics, our Rodney Street Apartments are ideally located to visit this night-time event. If you are interested in staying at any of our apartments please do not hesitate to contact us on 0131 556 3840 or email enquiries@destinationedinburghapartments.co.uk