About St Leonards
St Leonards is ideally situated for easy access to Edinburgh City Centre and bordered by the areas Newington, Pleasance and Holyrood. It is also a perfect location for students attending the main campus of the University of Edinburgh. Houses in St Leonards are mainly tenement flats along with a number of more substantial traditional townhouses.
The area is well served with local shopping facilities providing for all day-to-day requirements. More extensive shopping is to be found a short drive away at the Cameron Toll Shopping Centre.
For leisure pursuits Holyrood Park and The Royal Commonwealth Pool are within easy reach and there is a wide choice of many bars and restaurants in the area.
For the commuter an efficient public transport network operates throughout Edinburgh and further afield, whilst Edinburgh City By-pass, main motorway networks and EdinburghInternational Airport are all easily accessible. Waverley railway station is within easy reach.