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George Square
George Square, Edinburgh Route Planner
The Green Guide

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This square designed in about 1760 was home to Walter Scott and the first large-scale residential development outside of the old town. The whole west side of the square is representative of the city's Classical style. The other sides are circumscribed by the university campus.

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  • From£18
    MICHELIN Guide 2019
    258 m - 5 Buccleuch St, Edinburgh EH8 9JN
  • From £18 to £35
    283 m - 11 Bristo Place, Edinburgh EH1 1EZ
  • From £10 to £25
    434 m - 6a Nicolson Street, Edinburgh EH8 9DH