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Brunstane Crescent, Edinburgh


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Located in Edinburgh East this beautiful home offers secluded, comfortable, spacious and well equipped self catering accommodation just three miles from Edinburgh's city centre.

Although the house is just off the Milton Road which is the main bus route into town, it is in a very quiet peaceful location on a cul-de-sac with only residential traffic. There is always plenty of on-street parking and there is also off-street parking to the front of the house. Buses are regular and frequent and it is just a fifteen minute bus ride into the city centre. The bus route into town provides opportunities to get off at convenient stops for Holyrood Park with Arthurs Seat, the Palace of Holyrood, the historic Royal Mile and the Scottish Parliament and Edinburgh Castle.

For guests without a car who would like to explore beyond Edinburgh an excellent bus service also provides access to East Lothian�s beautiful countryside, villages, coastline, sandy beaches and golf courses. Nearby Brunstane Station offers a rail link to Edinburgh�s Waverly Station and a direct line over the unique Forth Rail Bridge. It is a 30 minute train journey to the cobbled streets of Queensferry with views of the rail and road bridges and boat trips to Inchcolm Island and Abbey.

All of East Lothian�s golf courses are only a short drive away and there are also a number of excellent golf courses in Edinburgh too. Duddingston golf course is off the Milton Road and is only a few minutes by bus or car from the house. Edinburgh�s Portobello beach and swimming pool are nearby and it is less than a mile to Musselburgh with its historic racecourse and golf course. For guests� convenience there is a general store and hotel with restaurant, bar and health spa at the street end and it is a few minutes drive to a large supermarket and retail park.

The house is situated just 2 minutes from the A1 and the city by-pass which links Edinburgh with the rest of the country.

  • Sleeps - 6
  • Bedrooms - 3 (2 twin, 1 double)
  • Bathrooms - downstairs shower room with WC
  • Upstairs WC
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave
  • Central heating
  • TV, DVD player, CD stereo, radio
  • Secluded, sunny rear garden
  • Cot and highchair available
  • Garden furniture
  • Front garden with off street parking
  • Free on street parking
  • Sorry, no pets
  • Short breaks available
  • Portobello - 10 minute walk
  • Edinburgh City Centre - 3 miles
  • Brunstane Station - 500 yards
  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 15 minutes drive
  • Edinburgh Airport - 12 miles/30 minutes
  • Hotel just round the corner with restaurant, bar and health spa
  • Wide choice of bars and restaurants in Edinburgh
  • Local grocer - a minute's walk
  • Golf - Muirfield, Gullane, North Berwick and other East Lothian courses
  • Portobello Beach - 10 minutes
  • Musselburgh Racecourse
  • Scotland's National Galleries and Museum
  • Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace

A delightful spacious lounge has patio doors which give access to a secluded rear sunny garden. The well equipped kitchen with ample storage has a lovely dining area with a garden view through a second set of patio doors.

The two spacious upstairs bedrooms have uninterrupted views over the garden to farmland and the third bedroom is a lovely 'twin' on the ground floor. There is a wc with washbasin upstairs and downstairs there is a shower room with WC. Off the hall is a handy cloakroom. The house is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the company of family and friends.

By Car: From the junction of city bypass (A720) and A1 (Old Craighall Junction), follow A1 northwards towards Leith. Go straight across roundabout at Asda. 400 metres on, take a right filter lane turning right at junction onto A199 (direction Musselburgh). 350 metres along the road past the Jewel and Esk Valley College on your right you will see the Kings Manor Hotel. Take the first right turning after the hotel. There is a shop on the corner. This will take you on to Brunstane Bank a few yards down the road go right carry on to the end of this short road and you will see Brunstane Crescent. Number 65 is the first house and has a green door.

By Rail: Arrive at Waverley Station in the City Centre (Princes Street). A taxi will take approx 15 mins, or take the cross rail service (terminus Newcraighall) to Brunstane Station. These trains runs every half hour and journey time is 6 minutes. There is no Sunday service. The station is approximately 500 yards from the house.

By Air: Edinburgh Airport is 12 miles to the west. Taxi time approx 30 minutes.

What's included:
Heating, and electricity costs are included in the rental price and bed linen and towels are provided. Coffee, tea, milk, biscuits and fruit are provided for your arrival.

Cost and availability:
Change over day is usually Saturday but this can be flexible. Check out time is 10am and check in after 4pm. Short breaks are available, minimum 3 nights.

To book this lovely holiday home which is perfect for discovering Edinburgh and exploring East Lothian for pleasure or golfing click the enquiry button below and view availability and rental prices.

Brunstane Crescent, Edinburgh, EH15 2NU Scotland

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