Quiet apartments in the very heart of Edinburgh's Old Town

The Wee Highland Coo, Grassmarket

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The Wee Highland Coo is a cosy apartment located in the historic Grassmarket area of Edinburghs Old Town. The private and quiet courtyard complex, which has a stunning view of the Castle, is the perfect base from which to explore what Edinburgh has to offer. All the main attractions, a wide selection of great bars, restaurants and cafes are all on your doorstep and only a short walk away.

ENHANCED CLEAN - We clean the flat using the AirBnb and Association of Scottish Self Caterers (ASSC) cleaning protocols, follow their cleaning checklist and completing their risk assessment. We use cleaning products and hand sanitiser that are EN1276 and EN14476 compliant and recommended in addition to our normal green cleaning materials.

Sleeping arrangements

One kingsize bedroom
One sofa bed

Interior layout

The accommodation has recently been renovated to create a modern fresh apartment. The living area has a comfortable sofa bed, table, chairs, a HD Smart TV and free secure wifi.

The kitchen is well equipped with oven, hob and microwave. There is also a washing machine with drying facilities.

A newly refurbished bathroom with a power shower completes the accommodation.


The courtyard has a small garden where you can sit and enjoy the spectacular views of Edinburgh Castle.

There is a local supermarket a short walk (about 100m) up the road.

A selection of breakfast/lunch cafes across the road provides excellent food.


  • Fridge
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Linen provided
  • Bath towels provided
  • Bedding provided
  • Cot/ Travel cot
  • Hair dryer
  • High chair
  • Iron / Ironing board
  • Washing machine
  • Radio
  • TV
  • Internet access
  • Free Wifi
  • Shared garden
  • 24h check-in available
  • Personal meet & greet available
  • Pets not allowed
  • Bathroom(s) 1

Great for

  • City
  • Family
  • Secluded


Limited mobility access

Floor plans

Top facilities

Sleeps 2 (+2) 1 Bedroom(s) 1 Bathroom(s) 2nd floor Wifi

Check-in begins at 15:00.

You will be asked to check-out before 11:00.

Prices from £79 - £225 (Nightly).



  • Paid parking (outdoor)

There is paid parking available directly outside the apartment. There is also a multi-storey car park just around the corner. There is also a park and ride carpark, which is free, and there is a bus which has a stop just a few minutes walk from the apartment. The bus takes about 15 to 20 minutes.


  • Cityscape
  • Landmark

The Wee Highland Coo is situated in the Grassmarket which is in the Old Town. The Grassmarket is an extremely popular destination for tourists as it directly next to the castle and has a variety of restaurants and bars to suit all tastes and ages. From the apartment all the major attractions are within easy walking distance. The private courtyard provides a tranquil base to return to at the end of a busy day.

  • Cycle hire
  • Miniature Golf
  • Gym
  • Sports ground
  • Shops
  • Supermarket
  • Express supermarket
  • Bar / Pub
  • Restaurants
  • Café
  • Nightclub
  • Galleries
  • Museum
  • Theatre
  • Internet café
  • Public wireless internet
  • Car hire
  • Playground