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Plan the perfect family break in Edinburgh

19/1/18, in Things to do

Here at The Chester Residence we believe your family break should be as stress-free as possible. When visiting a new city it can be difficult knowing where to begin when trying to decide where to go and what to do with the kids, so we’ve picked out some of our top family-friendly activities in the city. Whether you’re visiting Edinburgh for one day or one week, we guarantee there’s enough to keep you and the little ones entertained.


Outlander locations near Edinburgh

12/10/17, in Things to do

Did you know many Outlander scenes are filmed right here in Edinburgh and Scotland? With the launch of season three of Outlander, and seasons one and two now available on UK TV, Outlander fever has swept through Edinburgh. We’ve rounded up our favourite filming locations closest to The Chester Residence. Why not pick one, or two, and enjoy the perfect day-out exploring Claire and Jamie’s territory?


A trip to Edinburgh for gin lovers

11/9/17, in Things to do

Did you know that over 70% of the gin made in the UK is produced in Scotland? With multiple gin distilleries easily accessible on foot, car or public transport, a trip to the city is any gin-lovers haven.


Festival in style with these luxury Edinburgh experiences

28/7/17, in Things to do

Visiting Edinburgh for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe or Edinburgh International Festival? We’ve hunted out the best luxury experiences this August, so you can festival in style this year…