As the capital city of Scotland, Edinburgh has a lot to offer students with a vibrant and cosmopolitan offering; it's a popular choice for students from the UK and overseas. Indeed, Edinburgh University is one of the UK's oldest and is more than 400 years old. Students can also opt to study at Edinburgh Napier University and Heriot-Watt University.
The city is packed with history and historical architecture and has a lot to offer culturally and with students accounting for a good size of the local population means the city is welcoming and there's a lot on offer for students to enjoy.
Indeed, after London, Edinburgh is the most popular tourist destination in the UK and it's also a Unesco World Heritage Site with impressive offerings such as Edinburgh Castle that help to celebrate the city’s heritage. The city also plays host to the world-famous Edinburgh Festival and there is a vibrant nightlife for students with lots of bars and restaurants to choose from. The city also offers lots of music and theatre venues and a variety of museums as well as a zoo. For those students who enjoy sports, there are two local football teams, Hibs and Hearts, and a thriving rugby union offering.
Here you will find details of private rented accommodation offered by private landlords/letting agents in Edinburgh including: student houses, student flats/apartments in Edinburgh, bed-sits in Edinburgh and larger housing schemes in Edinburgh.