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Leith

Edinburgh EH6, Scotland
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Royal Edinburgh Ticket with Hop-On Hop-Off Tours, Edinburgh Castle Admission
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Edinburgh EH6, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Basically this area is none other than the port of Edinburgh, where you will also find the Ocean Terminal shopping center, suitable for a rainy day, and from where you can start visiting the Royal Yacth Britannia! Not to be missed!

1  Thank Travelcooking
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Few Xmas decorations around and it was drizzling weather post the Xmas snow. There are limited places to park. Some of the boats are looking decrepit unfortunately. There are a few restaurants. An interesting navy memorial. Buses go onto Ocean Terminal shops from Edinburgh.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Really enjoyed our stay in Leith. Good restaurants and bars. Plenty of things to see and nice walks don't miss a tour on Royal Yacht Britiania, you can get a free year pass when you purchase your first full price ticket. I have been back...More

1  Thank jewelledflipflop
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Great base from which to explore all that Edinburgh city has to offer. We did cheap & cheerful so stayed at the Premier Inn which was as most Premier Inns clean and comfortable. We used the hop on hop off bus tour to get to...More

Thank djoyce681
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Stayed at holiday inn. Lots of restaurants in area! Obviously new area for Edinburgh. Extremely easy bus ride right to castle etc.!??

Thank drillerkc74
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Stayed in Leith for a week, really enjoyed it. Good restaurants, cinema, excellent bus service into the town. Only wish that we had got a weekly bus ticket rather than paying for each single bus journey and they only take cash. Would stay there again.

Thank eap1186342
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous little place with very friendly staff and really tasty food. Had lunch here and thouroughly enjoyed it. Very helpful and knowledgeable staff Would definately recommend and return

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We caught the bus to 'Ocean Terminal' which is an absolutely awful modern generic, soulless shopping mall at Leith and couldn't get out quickly enough. The docks are spread out over a large area and it is not really practical to walk around and look...More

Thank DarkCthulhu
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The sun shone and it was pleasant walking around the refurbished river area. Plenty of bars and restaurants, amazing seafood. If you had the time could walk too or from Edinburgh city centre and the Royal Yacht could be visited.

Thank YorkshireRose1958
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Lovely part of Town Leith can be walked from center of Edinburgh if you have got some spare time. Last time was on my bike and cycled from Silverknowes shore,Granton and followed the shore road to Leith and back. It was cold it was a...More

Thank Alan D
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Anna H
25 June 2017|
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Response from George B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The new tram also goes from Airport to city centre where you will get 16 bus to Leith
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deedeeGrimsby
2 January 2017|
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Response from George B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Fishers gets quite a good name for good food and is on the stretch leading to Malmaison hotel. There are two Michelin Star restaurants here as well. Tom Kitchin and Martin Wisherts both are booked up well in advance but... More
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NerjaGrizz
28 December 2016|
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Response from Sarah H | Reviewed this property |
Leith is quite a big area with one if it's borders right near the centre so it could be anywhere from £5-15 depending also in the day (surcharges apply late at night and on weekends). If you download the Uber app it gives... More
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