Welcome to the Wizarding Residence, set on The West Bow which was J K Rowlings Inspiration for Diagon Alley and has had some real wizards live there too!
The apartment is right on The Grassmarket which is in the heart of Edinburghs Old Town and the City Centre.
You can walk to Edinburgh Castle, The Royal Mile, Princes Street and so much more in a matter of minutes.
There are local conveniences and supermarkets all within walking distance as well as bus links to the Airport and Train Sta
Our apartment is truly one of a kind!
The apartment has been well thought out taking inspiration from the Harry Potter books which are based on parts of Edinburgh are were written around the corner in the Elephant House coffee shop.
The Wizard of West Bow once lived in this street in the 1600s, an infamous person in Edinburgh’s history who led the town guard and was arrested after accusations of witchcraft!
The Largest room takes inspiration from the grand halls of Hogwarts, with walls covered in antique portrait wall paper, a grand stag chandelier and some luggage that could be from the Hogwarts Express! There is a full kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine and everything you need to make a proper meal
The bedroom takes inspiration from Hagrids Hut as well as the womping willow and forests around Hogwarts. The bed frame is a 4 poster bed made from tree branches with forest wall paper and modern amenities such as a smart TV.
The bathroom takes inspiration from Gringotts Bank, with a vault style door and a floor made of money! There is a large walk in shower, washbasin and WC.
The hallway has a secret cupboard hidden behind the long mirror for coat storage.
Sofa Bed Use
If your booking is for 3 or more, the sofa bed charge will be applied by Airbnb. If your travelling group is 2 and you wish to use the sofa bed, a £10 per night charge will be applied after booking. This is to cover the extra linen and laundry and cleaning times charged by the cleaning company – please confirm at time of booking if you are a group of 2 needing the sofa bed. If there are 3 or 4 of you, please do not worry, the charge will be added by Airbnb.
Features & Amenities
As a property investor (and tenant) himself, Barry understands what landlords need and want. Over many years, he has established himself as a trusted and knowledgeable expert in the Edinburgh property sector. With an unwavering commitment to fast, friendly communication, Barry has earned the trust and respect of a diverse range of Landlords, Tenants and Guests.
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