About South side
South Side to the south of Edinburgh's Old Town, close to Newington and Holyrood Park, is an ideal location for those working in the City Centre or at Edinburgh University. Houses in South Side are mainly traditional tenement flats interspersed with a number of modern apartment complexes.
Local amenities include excellent local shops, supermarkets, banks, post office and a number of bars, restaurants and antique shops.
For leisure facilities the Royal Commonwealth Pool is a short distance away along with a number of public parks including Holyrood Park and The Meadows.
A regular bus service operates to the City Centre and beyond and there is easy access to Edinburgh City Bypass and major motorway networks.