19 February 2019/ New-to-Market

New on the market: New retail units to let in Edinburgh

With a population of 490,000, Edinburgh is one of the strongest retail cities in the UK. There is something to do all year round with countless bars, attractions and diverse entertainment, drawing millions of visitors to the city each year.

Click here to see the full list of new-to-market retail units in Edinburgh.

Here are our recent highlights for Edinburgh retail units:

1, The Grassmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2HY


Situated in Edinburgh’s Old Town, The Grassmarket benefits from tourist traffic with close proximity to Edinburgh Castle. You’ll experience enthusiastic shoppers in the area with a good mix of surrounding retailers and office occupiers nearby. There is substantial frontage on the street of this ground floor and basement premise, with sandstone features that blend into the city’s historic architecture.

  • Size: 9,867 sq ft
  • Rent: P.O.A
  • Key features: Café, restaurant
The Grassmarket

38 Queensferry Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4QY


This double-windowed retail unit is located in direct vicinity of Edinburgh’s major retail and pedestrian thoroughfares. Inside, your sales area is taken care of at the front of house and there’s an office at the back, with a basement for additional storage. Visitors can get to your business easily by bus, tram and train with stations located within walking distance.

  • Size: 480 sq ft
  • Rent: £17,000 per annum
  • Key features: Friendly, refurbished, restaurant, storage, access to transport.
The Grassmarket

23-25, Frederick Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2ND


Frederick Street is located in the heart of Edinburgh’s retail shopping district, making it one of the city’s most attractive commercial areas. Perfect for fashion or luxury brands, you can take advantage of floor-to-ceiling windows to promote your goods as well as high footfall from leading retail outlets nearby including Hotel Chocolat, Dune, Pretty Green and L’Occitane.

  • Size: 553 sq ft
  • Rent: £75,000 per annum
  • Key features: Prominent shopping area, high footfall, ground and basement level, double windowed
The Grassmarket

32, George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2LE


Here is your opportunity to step it up in the retail world. Home of vibrant bars, restaurants and boutiques you can surround your business with quality brands on Edinburgh’s well-established shopping strip. Large display windows and open space provide great opportunities to set-up your fashion, beauty or accessories shop.

  • Size: 948 sq ft
  • Rent: P.O.A.
  • Key features: Prime position, double windowed, ground and basement levels
The Grassmarket

The Canongate, Edinburgh, EH8 8BH


Let your dream restaurant come to life in this stunning commercial unit located in Edinburgh’s city centre. 21 high-end hotel apartments surrounding the premise will draw local patrons from the area with an outdoor terrace to create the perfect alfresco dining experience. Due to be completed in 2020, there’s plenty of time to plan your opening night.

  • Size: 1,991 to 4,574 sq ft
  • Rent: P.O.A
  • Key features: Restaurant, terrace, close to train transport links
The Grassmarket

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