As of today, 21st May 2020, we are delighted to announce that we will be welcoming two new Residences to the Cheval Collection family on the 1st July this year; Cheval The Edinburgh Grand and Cheval Old Town Chambers, both located in the heart of the stunning Scottish Capital, Edinburgh.
With our vision to expand both within the UK and internationally, our hope is to be able to welcome our guests to prime destinations beyond London, making them feel at home in luxury surroundings when staying with Cheval, and we’re thrilled that we are able to welcome these additions to the Residences brand in Scotland. We will be welcoming a total of 100 apartments to our current portfolio of 512 apartments across London.
Following the same concept as our London Residences, our Edinburgh apartments welcome both short stay and long stay guests, for both leisure and business visits.
This article will be introducing you to our newest additions in Edinburgh in the hope to inspire you to visit this beautiful Scottish city, and for our colleagues to welcome you to a Cheval Residence soon.
Get to know Cheval The Edinburgh Grand
Cheval The Edinburgh Grand is located in New Town Edinburgh on St. Andrew Square, known as the city’s hotspot, and is also within walking distance to Cheval Old Town Chambers, located in The Old Town. The building was formerly the headquarters of the National Bank of Scotland and became the global head office for the Royal Bank of Scotland until 2007.
With 50 apartments uniquely designed, no apartment is the same, making each visit feel special. The interior of the property was inspired by Modernist American architecture and designers, Leslie Grahame Thomson and Arthur Davis styled the Residence, the latter being the designated interior architect for the Aquitania and the Queen Mary.
With apartment types ranging from studios to penthouses, this Residence is suitable for both solo and family travels. All apartments have en-suite bathrooms with walk-in showers as well kitchens, dishwashers and washer dryers for your convenience.
The penthouse offers unrivaled panoramic views of Edinburgh, across the city to Arthur’s Seat, which guests can enjoy from the spacious outdoor terrace. Perfect for spotting the city’s attractions from one location.
The Director’s Suite, which sleeps 3 can also host up to 12 guests at the large dining table, making it the ideal space for hosting business lunches and dinners against an elegant setting.
Also within the building, you’ll also be able to enjoy gym access to the CaveFit studio, drinks at the cocktail bar Lady Libertine and also dine in historic surroundings at Hawskmoor, which sits within the former banking hall. The Register Club located at the west wing of the fourth floor is an exclusive evening venue with a members club feel, operated by The Bon Vivant, serving breakfast and bespoke cocktails.
Get to know Cheval Old Town Chambers
Cheval Old Town Chambers is located in the heart of The Old Town just off the famous Royal Mile and consists of 50 prestigious studio apartments; one to three bedrooms, three penthouses and the 15th century Townhouse, one of the oldest townhouses in Edinburgh.
Many of the apartments at the Residence have stunning standalone bathtubs, just imagine yourself relaxing in an authentic medieval setting, in the beautifully renovated two bedroom Townhouse!
The Penthouse Suites offer views to Prince’s Street Gardens across the rooftops of Edinburgh to the Firth of Forth. Perfect for days spent admiring the Scottish city.
The Residence is also a convenient five-minute walk to the castle, galleries and museums, making it the perfect base to explore.
An additional 25 apartments will be opened in 2021, with direct access to The Royal Mile.
Thank you for the continued trust and support for Cheval Collection and we look forward to welcoming you to Edinburgh soon!
For all booking enquiries for stays at Cheval The Edinburgh Grand and Cheval Old Town Chambers please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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