The EQ 2 Apartments, located in the recently revitalized West End district of Edinburgh, tower stylishly over the area’s network of canals. This property offers a centralized location and is a ten minute walk from an array of local attractions such as Edinburgh Castle, the National Gallery of Scotland and St. Giles’ Cathedral, and is 500 meters from the Princes Street shops. Edinburgh Airport is approximately 12 kilometres away.
The property presents a contemporary visage in Edinburgh with its sharp lines and jutting, cylindrically shaped atrium. Downstairs, guests will find the property’s dining venues. The eatery Cargo serves internationally inspired dishes, while Zizzi dishes Italian fare in a more intimate environment.
Breakfast is available for guests at the EQ 2 Apartments – each guestroom is stocked with a complimentary breakfast package including morning staples such as yogurt, bread, milk, and marmalade.
Recreational amenities are a stone’s throw away, and the hotel will arrange for guests to use any of a number of local fitness centers and health spas. Area activities include yoga and Pilates classes, ice skating, and rowing. Some of these activities include a nominal fee.
The property’s modern attitude prevails in its public spaces, too, where guests can use wireless Internet technology. In addition, the hotel’s concierge service is on hand to answer any questions.
The 38 guestrooms/apartments carry on the contemporary theme. Kitchens are outfitted with blond wood cabinetry and slate floors, while sitting areas feature modern leather furniture and 42 inch flat screen televisions. Windows let in lots of light and the apartments’ bathrooms are shrouded in large, dark tiles. Bedrooms feature smaller flat screen televisions and more simplistic dcor.
The EQ 2 Apartments, The Fountain Court Group in Edinburgh offers urbane and understated apartments with a central address and stylishly modern amenities. Special Check In Instructions: All guests should check in at the following address: 1 Lower Gilmore Bank, off Lower Gilmore Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9QP.