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The Knight Residence by Mansley Serviced Apartments
12 Lauriston Street
Edinburgh, EH3 9DJ, United Kingdom
+44 1316228120

Arriving at The Knight Residence

By air:

The nearest Airport is Edinburgh International, located 7 miles from the City Centre.

From the Airport the onward travel options are -



Lothian Buses No. 35.  Fare £1.50 per adult.  Journey time around 45 minutes.  Alight at Lauriston Place.  Under 5 minute walk to The Knight Residence.

Lothian Buses No. 100.  Fare £4.00 per adult.  Journey time around 20 minutes.  Alight at West End.  Under 15 minute walk to The Knight Residence. 


Licensed taxi's are freely available at the Airport and seat 5 or more passengers.  A metered fare of around £20 applies.

By rail:

We are located half way between Edinburgh Waverley (Main) and Edinburgh Haymarket Stations.

A taxi from either station will cost around £7 and seats 5 or more persons.

To walk from Waverley

Assuming with luggage the most level route is to walk west to the end of Princes Street.  Turn left onto Lothian Road.  Take 3rd left Bread Street.  Lauriston Street is 50 meters along Bread Street on the right.

To walk from Haymarket

Walk up Morrison Street.  Cross Lothian Road into Bread Street.  Lauriston Street is 50 meters along Bread Street on the right.

By Car:

  • Electric Charging Station

Car Hire - We are proud to work in partnership with 'Sixt' Car Hire. Guests requiring car hire should use this link where you will be offered an exclusive discount on your car hire that you will not find on-line. Sixt Car Hire also provide our guests with a car hire delivery service, with customer service that's second to none!

The Greenest Car Park In Edinburgh - We offer secure, private parking at a cost of only £7.00 per day. Guests are welcome to park from as early as they wish on the day of arrival, until as late as they wish on the day of departure.

For our guests who are using a GPS to find our car park, please enter the postal code - EH3 9BW. Our car park gates are located between number 7 and 11 High Riggs. On arrival at the gates an intercom is available to connect you to reception to allow access.

The Knight Residence is pleased to offer our guests who drive an electric car use of our electric charging point during their stay (charges apply) located in our secured car park.

All profits raised from car parking are sent to Trees4Scotland to plant trees on your behalf. This will help us to offset the environmental impact of your journey here.

Thanks to our guests we have planted 360 native tress in Teaghlach Wood (December 2013).

We aim to plant 3000 trees by 31st December 2019, which will make us Carbon Neutral for this decade.

If you park with us for 5 days or more you will have paid for a tree to be planted in Teaghlach Wood in the heart of Scotland. We will also give you a certificate to remind you of your contribution and helping Scotland achieve its climate change targets.