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Princes Street

53 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2DG, Scotland
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A busy street lined with shops, historic monuments and restaurants.
  • Excellent34%
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  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
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53 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2DG, Scotland
Princes Street and Gardens
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great city not too much traffic or too big that you can't walk around. We walked the full length and what a great selection of stores from start to finish with plenty of cafes bars and restaurants to stop at. The architecture In Edinburgh is...More

Thank jaimie b
Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked this road repeatedly during our stay. Some very nice shops, high quality brands. We both bought a pair of comfortable walking shoes there. As with everywhere in Edinburgh we felt very safe walking and shopping here, and some stores were open nice and...More

Thank marafromnowhere
Reviewed 3 days ago

To call Princes Street "just another shopping street" would be somewhat of an injustice - this would be true for the northern side of the street, containing the usual shops, like Starbucks, McDonalds, Samsung, Gap, Debenhams and so on, but the south side is a...More

Thank Badudoy
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was an area with a lot of shopping: clothing stores, and gift shops. Nearby is the Scott Monument, Princes Street Gardens, and the National Gallery. It's also near the train station. As this was close to our hotel and close to some sights, we...More

Thank CaitlinAnnC
Reviewed 5 days ago

Princes street is on the edge of the new town overlooking the old town. It is the transport hu. Having a combination of notable shops and dotted with souvenir shops throughout

Thank sasssymama
Reviewed 6 days ago

Princes Street was very near my Hotel which made it convenient to go to shop. There are pharmacies, clothes stores (I had to buy a coat since it go colder than I had packed for), shoes stores (my friend bought some great Doc Martens) sports...More

Thank DollyNcUsa
Reviewed 6 days ago

One side is the Gardens which are lovely. The other side is just chain stores with one or two smaller stores.

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can not go to Edinburg and not go. Great shops, bars and restaurants. Always busy, lots of sites.

Thank 55Traveller55714
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the main shopping street in the city with several UK high street brands having their presence here. The street has virtually no buildings on the south side, allowing panoramic views of the Old Town, Edinburgh Castle, the valley and the park. With a...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 1 week ago

The day we arrived at Edinburgh we simply got into the bus from near our B & B and landed at princess street ! Its the best thing we did because it made us all love the city instantly ! A walk on the street...More

Thank HKotak
Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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Are there some Scotish brands in the street?
2 September 2015|
Response from Kobolt2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hallo Tomtisan, sicherlich findet man an der Princes Street viel Geschäfte, die Weltweit , bzw. in vielen Europäischen Ländern kennt. Dennoch findet man hier auch Geschäfte, die viele Schottische Produkte verkaufen. Bei so... More
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