The Rock House: Historic Gem in the Heart of the City

Apartment - Edinburgh
Wireless internet connection


4 Guests
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom

Rock House is an iconic and historic building on Calton Hill and featured in various travel magazines such as Conde Nast, Luxury Traveller & The Telegraph as a top 10 place to stay.

Built in 1756 for a Merchant, Rock House is a historic gem in the heart of Edinburgh. The terrace apartment has been tastefully re-decorated to its Victorian heyday when David Octavius Hill set up his pioneering Calotype photographic studio with Robert Adamson.

A home from home in history!

The space
The terrace apartment has two bedrooms - 1 double and 1 twin

Open plan living area and kitchen

Bathroom with shower

This home is managed by ALTIDO Scotland. From affordable 1-bed flats to grand family homes, we are proud to offer our guests a wide selection of top-quality properties across Scotland, all underpinned with hotel-standard hospitality services.
ALTIDO Scotland is pleased to provide: Hotel-quality linen and towels. Bathroom essentials. Professional cleaning services.

Guest access
Guests will have access to the entire flat and free wifi.
Other things to note
We use a professional cleaning company and hotel quality linen & towels will be supplied for your stay.

*Pets are welcome but please disclose this in the initial inquiry stage and an additional charge of 100 pounds pet fee will occur.

ALTIDO Scotland will be in touch to assist you with airport transfers and in-stay services, such as in-stay cleans, linen changes and childcare equipment.

If there is anything that has been missed out or if you have any questions at all, please don't hesitate to get in touch! All feedback is appreciated.

ALTIDO Scotland wants you to have a fantastic stay, so encourage you to see the space as a home away from home - treating it as though it is yours! There are, of course, a few things we politely ask guests to note before their arrival and throughout their stay:
- Strictly no smoking, no parties
- Dispose of rubbish appropriately
- Keep the property clean and tidy
- Whilst washing up and stripping the beds at check out would be appreciated, it is by no means expected
- Quiet hours are between 10:00 PM and 9:00 AM. Please keep the noise down and respect other neighbours in the building
- Please remember to close all windows and doors when leaving the space
- To ensure the safety of our current and future guests, we ask all guests to complete our online check-in form and to provide a valid form of identification.
- Careful attention to the keys is extremely important. Guests are responsible for any additional costs resulting from misplaced keys or locksmith call-outs.

Check-in: 15:00
Check-out: 11:00



Check-in: 15:00

Check-out: 11:00

Standard occupancy: 4

Max occupancy: 4

Elevator: No


Bathtub only
Carbon monoxide detector
Double beds
Hot water
Laptop friendly
Long term stays allowed
Plates and bowls
Private bathroom
Private entrance
Single bed
Smoke detector
Wireless internet connection
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Edinburgh, Scotland