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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
River
“Gorgeous walks that make you feel you’re in the country, short walk from my flat to get there. Some really interesting things to see such as the “steel man” who stands in the water in a couple of places. Also lovely to do a run here, if you want to do a bit of cardio! And completely free!”
  • 63 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Edinburgh's main music venue- though also often hosts expos for all sorts of things- including coffee, whisky and chocolate...I sense a theme!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Direct link to airport and flat. Journey time about 30 minutes. Also good for park and ride if have a car. Tram arrives on Princes street and easy walk to flat. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
“Golf Course that is well saught after in the local communites and if a keen golfer this is a good grade close by golf course.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Lovely walled gardens set within the park extend to five acres and provide colorful displays with rose gardens, herbaceous borders and winter gardens.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Gym / Fitness Centre
“A massive sized Gymnasium and this is also my gym that i use here in Edinburgh. Day passes available via website for £5.99”
  • 2 locals recommend
Government Building
“This is the closest tram stop to the property. 5 minute walk. 15 minutes into centre, 25 minutes to airport.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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Bus Station
  • 1 local recommends
Skate Park
“Great on a day out for the kids. Along with climbing frames and general large sized swim park there is also the large BMX & Skate Park”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 1 local recommends
School
“No 22 bus into Princes St, No 2 bus into the Grassmarket and No 1 bus to Fountain Park for the Caley Sample Rooms, The Fountain and Cinema, etc. The 22 bus runs later than the tram and is also a night bus for travel in the wee hours. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“VR games are just amazing! It is workout and fun in the same time! And owners are fantastic and very helpful. Good for novices and vr experts.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

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Supermarket
“Just a two minute walk away, this small shop offers everything you might need.”
  • 2 locals recommend

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