Local area

History in the making

On your doorstep

Craighouse occupies a fantastic and enviable location, minutes from the affluent yet eclectic neighbourhoods of Morningside and Bruntsfield. The area is well served by public transport, excellent sport and leisure facilities including the neighbouring Merchants of Edinburgh Golf Club and a high number of top tier schools, including George Watson’s.

Out and about in Morningside and Bruntsfield

Morningside offers an abundance of cosy cafes, independent shops, premium supermarkets as well as an eclectic mix of restaurants and pubs.

Edging towards the city centre you will find the flourishing area of Bruntsfield, with a host of lively bars and gastropubs, delis and boutiques.

Entertainment and leisure

From sport to culture, you’ll never be short of things to do.

  • Dominion Cinema
  • Churchill Theatre
  • Craiglockhart Leisure Centre and Tennis Centre
  • Meggetland Sports Complex
  • Merchants of Edinburgh Golf Club

Schools and education

Catchment schools:

  • South Morningside Primary School
  • St Peter’s RC Primary School
  • Boroughmuir High School
  • St Thomas of Aquin’s RC High School

Nearest private schools:

  • Edinburgh Steiner School
  • George Watson’s College
  • Merchiston (boys)

Getting around

Bus routes:

  • There is a bus stop located at the entrance to the development,
    nearby bus routes include: 23, 36, 38

By foot:

  • 2.5 miles to Princes Street

By car:

  • 3 miles to Edinburgh bypass
  • 8 miles to Edinburgh Airport

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