About the Area

Southside is the Edinburgh area South of the Royal Mile and the Cowgate taking in the university buildings and extending as far as Causewayside.

The central, university location and close proximity to the city centre ensures that it is always a vibrant area.

There's plentiful and varied supply of pubs and restaraunts particularly catering to students as well as many buildings and architecture of historical note and more modern buildings like the Festival Theatre.