Flat is situated half way down Dalkeith Road. It is a 30 minute walk from the city centre and a 10 minute walk from arthurs seat. Dalkeith Road is a main bus route, so can guarantee buses to the city centre and elsewhere. Supermarkets are in close proximity with the nearest being a 10 minute walk.
Surrounding neighbourhood consists of tenement flats.
Nearby parking is free. Dalkeith road is along several main bus routes in and out of the city centre.