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Numberfive Self Catering Apartments
5 Abercorn Terrace
Edinburgh EH15 2DD
For reservations call:

(44) (0) 131 669 1044
info@numberfive.com




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Location & Directions Guesthouse Location

Numberfive boasts an ideal location close to Portobello beach yet only 3.5 miles to the city centre. Portobello is a small self contained town with local shops, recreation facilities, restaurants and food outlets. Buses run every 5 mins from in front of the house to the centre of Edinburgh although they are less frequent in the evening and on Sundays.

Maps

Click here for our interactive map of Portobello, or here for Edinburgh Airport/City Centre

Directions to Guesthouse

 
Distance from Edinburgh Airport to Guesthouse
Travel Time 25 minutes
Distance 12 miles
20 kilometres

A shuttle bus runs from the airport to the city centre and costs £3.50 single, £5 open return. For more details see FlyByBus. The cost of a direct taxi varies according to the time of day, approximately £18 - £25. Local firm can be pre booked at a fixed rate of £17 (see Portobello Hire Cars tel: 0131 669 2323). Once in the centre, the 26 bus (red) leaves from Jenners on Princes Street to Portobello every 5 mins until 7pm after which it becomes less frequent.

 
Distance from Edinburgh Train Station to Guesthouse
Travel Time 20 minutes
Distance 3.5 miles
5 kilometres

Travel Information

The cost of a direct taxi varies according to the time of day, approximately £8. Opposite the train station is Jenners Department Store. The 26 bus (red) leaves from Jenners on Princes Street (5 mins walk) to Portobello every 5 mins until 7pm after which it becomes less frequent.

Time difference - GMT
Currency - Sterling (GBP)
Climate - "Typically British winters with sunny summers. July and August are the warmest months".

Average Temperatures

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max (C)
Min (C)
6
0
6
0
9
2
11
3
14
6
17
19
19
10
18
10
16
8
13
6
9
2
7
1
Max (F)
Min (F)
43
33
44
32
48
35
52
38
58
42
63
48
66
51
65
50
61
47
56
43
48
36
44
34

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Numberfive Self Catering Apartments - Edinburgh - Scotland