Real comfort in Edinburgh suburbs
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|Address||Blackchapel Close, EH15 3SL Edinburgh, United Kingdom|
|Property type||Private room|
Comfortable and inviting, the bedroom features a double bed, TV and DVD player and storage. The private bathroom contains modern furnishings, and offers a bathtub with shower and a wide range of complimentary toiletries. We also have a single room available for additonal guests from the same party. Disabled guests are welcome to use the downstairs walk-in shower room.
Less than 5 minutes walk away, the nearby bus stop provides services that allow guests to reach the city centre within approximately 20minutes. The attractive coastal town of Musselburgh is just a 10-minute drive away, and the beautiful East Lothian Coastal Trail can be reached within 15 mins by car. The Scottish Borders, Edinburgh airport and Queen Margaret University are also easily accessed from our location.
Nearby features include a modern shopping centre with cinema, restaurants, coffee shops, stores and a pub which serves food all within walking distance, as well as a convenience store around the corner and a supermarket within 5 minutes driving distance (10 minutes walking distance).
To find us using GPS you need only enter our postcode.
To reach us from Edinburgh airport you can take the tram (follow airport signs for the trams) to Princes St, walk approximately 200 yards on the shop side of the street toward the big clock tower at the east end of Princes St (you will cross over Hanover St) and find the first bus stop outside British Home Stores, then take a number 30 bus (I can provide more details after a confirmed booking). The tram takes less that 40 mins to Princes St and costs £5,50 per person, or £8.50 per person return. The number 30 bus takes around 25 mins to reach us and the cost is £1.60 per person. (Please note that you buy tram tickets at a machine on the tram station, on the buses you buy your ticket from the driver but need to have the exact money as no change is given)
To take the airport bus go to Stop D and take the number 100 airlink bus. This bus takes around 40 mins depending on traffic. The cost is £4.50 per person, or £7.50 per person return. Get off when the bus reaches its terminus at Waverley station, cross over, walk up the hill to Princes St, turn right and walk to the next junction which is North Bridge. Cross over North Bridge and go up to the first bus stop, take a number 30 marked for Musselburgh. The cost for the number 30 bus is £1.60 per person and it takes approximately 20 mins to reach us. I can provide more details after a confirmed booking.
House rulesNo smoking.
Breakfast provisions are available to guests on a self service basis. This is not included in the price of the room and is complimentary.
Guests can use the kitchen to prepare breakfast and hot/cold drinks, but cooking is not allowed.
No food in bedrooms - the dining table in the conservatory is available to eat food.
Quality bed linen and towels are provided and will be changed as required, and extra towels are available on request.
We'd just like to be absolutely clear with guests before they book that this is our home and we share our living space. There have been some guests who have mistakenly thought that they have rented the whole house so we don't want people to be disappointed to find that they've only rented a private bedroom (or bedrooms) plus bathroom.
|Weekly rate for up to 2 guests||$ 451 US|
|Monthly rate for up to 2 guests||$ 1193 US|
|Price for > 2 guests||$ 28 US per guest/night extra|
|Check-in after||4 PM|
|Check-in before||On arrangement|
|Check-out before||10 AM|
Reviews of this property
Fuimos a pasar la Nochevieja en casa de Jane y tanto ella como el marido Tom fueron increíblemente atentos. Nos ayudaron en todo lo que necesitábamos y cuidaron hasta el último detalle para que nuesta estancia fuera mucho más cómoda y agradable.
La casa era súper acogedora y estaba muy bien situada para poder llegar al centro sin ningún problema.
Sin duda recomendaría esta casa a cualquier persona que quiera ir a pasar unos días a Edimburgo.
Jane and Tom were great hosts. Their nice house is close to bus 30 who takes you right to the center of Edinburgh. We had 2 own rooms and own bathroom. Jane had a great breakfast ready for us each morning.
I found it very nice to talk to both of them each morning. This was very nice so we met "locals", get their advise on nice spots in town and Scotland, but also simply for some nice talks.
They are also artists, compose their own music, check Tom Fairnie singer/ songwriter. Thanks very much Jane and Tom for your hospitality!
Wir hatten 3 Tage einen wundervollen Aufenthalt bei Jane und Toni. Beide sind wirklich super nett , sehr offen und lebenslustig . Wir haben uns sehr wohlgefühlt obwohl unser englisch so viele Löcher hat wie ein Schweizer Käse hatten Sie viel Geduld mit uns. Die liebevolle Wohnung liegt am Stadtrand mit guter Anbindung an das City Center entweder mit Bus oder mit Rad, welche wir dabei hatten. Wir würden gern dort wieder übernachten....ein Geheimtipp. Nochmals vielen vielen Dank für die gute Zeit mit Euch. Herzlichst Angela Klaus und Alexander
The house is suited to discover the town. It was a luck to meet Jane and Tom. They are very helpfully. The host are very kind people and it was nice to talk or sing with them. It was a very comfortable stay.
Jane e Tom sono due persone estremamente gentili e disponibili e la loro casa è accogliente e sempre ordinata. È stata una bella esperienza poter parlare con loro ogni mattina e saremo felici di ritornare qualora ci ritrovassimo nuovamente ad Edimburgo!
La camera è spaziosa e il bagno impeccabile, cosí come la colazione servita! L'abitazione è facilmente raggiungibile anche per chi non possiede la macchina (in una ventina di minuti di autobus si arriva in centro senza problemi)
Straconsigliato a persone di tutte le etá!!
Excellent accueil, Jane et son mari sont charmants, malgré notre anglais hésitant ils ont pris le temps de partager le breakfast avec nous. Les chambres set salle de bain sont très confortables. Ma famille a apprécié les moments d'échange lors de notre séjour.
Ich habe bereits geschrieben, keine ahnung wo es hin ist.....also noch mal sehr liebe herzliche gastgeber, sehr gepflegtes wohnambiente und eine tolle bewirtung,immer wieder nochmal dort!
We stayed here for 3 nights during visiting Edinburgh. Jane and Tom are fantastic host. The location is very close to the busstation into town. Very clean and spotless rooms. The breakfast was rich with choice of nearly everything. We enjoyed their home and the conversations in the evening with a good wine and whisky. We always would recommend the host and if we come back to Edinburgh will be booking again their home. Thanks Jane and Tom. See you again, Hartmut and Claudia
We will never forget our visit to Edinburgh. Jane and Tom did their utmost to make our visit unforgettable. With their tips & tricks we visited the best parts (Stirling, the Kelpies, the National Gallery.....) off Edinburgh and surroundings. The rooms were impeccable and breakfast outstanding. Jane and Tom play in a band and we were lucky enough to hear them sing and play! Listen on tuesday from 21.00-23.00 (UK time) to My little Radio Show. www.radiosaltire.org
Really nice rooms, separate bathroom, the house is located in the east of Edinburgh in a quiet street with good bus connection to the city center / airport. Just 500m away is a shopping center with many Restaurants and Shops. You will find everything you need.
We got great breakfast and spend time with Jane and Tom. It was very familiar! We got a Key to come and go like we want, uncomplicated. It was a really good holiday in Scotland.We will come back! :-D Thanks for everything.
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