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About Canonmills Area

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Undoubtedly one of the UK’s most desirable locations, Edinburgh is a lively metropolitan hub. It’s a city where rich culture, spectacular architecture and excellent food and drink come together. At Canonmills Garden, you're in the ideal place to experience it all. 

Over the years, Edinburgh’s Canonmills area has been home to a racing speedway, football stadium, a curling rink and even an amusement park. Nowadays, it boasts a wide range of artisanal eateries, independent retailers, lively bars and stunning landscaped spaces. 

Beyond the diverse mix of excitement and relaxation on your doorstep, Canonmills Garden also offers handy transport links to the city centre and beyond, as well as a host of great local schools. 

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Canonmills Garden is situated near the City Centre, meaning Princes Street and Waverley Train Station are just a short walk away. Edinburgh’s excellent bus and tram links also make trips around the city and to the airport quick and easy. 

Local schools

There are a number of highly rated local primary schools nearby, such as Stockbridge Primary School, St Mary’s RC Primary School and both Trinity Academy and Trinity Primary School. 

Canonmills Garden is also within reach of several independent schools. Including Erskine Stewart’s Melville Schools, The Edinburgh Academy and Fettes College.

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