Sleeps 73 Bedroom(s) Ground floor Wifi
A stylish, spacious three bedroom holiday cottage in East Linton with a lovely private back garden, Driftwood Cottage is a bright and cozy cottage which sleeps up to 7 guests. The property is located in lovely East Linton - within a few minutes walk there are two country pubs and several independent shops, including the award winning butchers and deli/coffee house. This tasteful cottage has been fully modernised and the sitting room is bright and airy with large glass sliding doors opening out onto a decked area and private back garden. There is also a large flat screen TV and DVD player. The sitting room ceiling has apex style skylights, allowing you to kick back and relax on the sofa to star gaze! In addition, there is a snug room with a wood burning stove for use on chilly nights and plenty of books for loan. The combination of the relaxing garden space and appealing interior space makes Driftwood a great year round choice.
Bedrooms:,There are 3 bedrooms-
Twin bedroom with two single beds - ground floor
Double bedroom with a double bed - first floor
Small family bedroom with a super king sized bed and a high cabin bed - first floor. The (small single) high cabin bed is raised and ideal for children or young adults.
Bathrooms: Family bath room with a free standing roll top bath on the ground floor level and a walk in shower cubical, wash hand basin and w/c. On the first floor level there is also a shower room with wash hand basin and w/c.
Kitchen: The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances including a washing machine, fridge freezer, a range gas hob and electric oven, microwave, kettle and toaster. Next to the kitchen is the dining area with table and chairs for up to 8 guests.
The rest of the pretty village of East Linton is easily accessible from Driftwood on foot. A short (3 mile) car ride takes you to Tyninghame beach, one of the loveliest beaches in the area, or two miles away is Binning wood for atmospheric woodland walks. Closer to hand, you can stroll miles by the river which passes through the village.
There is free unrestricted on road parking outside the property. All linen, electricity, heating and water are included. Non-smoking. A travel cot and and a high chair are available on request.
Outside: Enjoy the private garden with the deck area, and lawn plus BBQ with table and chairs. The decked area has table and chairs for enjoying outside dining or just relaxing with your favourite tipple.
Driftwood Cottage is perfect for a family holiday, couples and golfers. Pet friendly. Only 6 miles or approximately 15 minutes drive from the very popular town of North Berwick.
You are welcome to bring 2 well behaved dogs. There is a small additional charge per dog of £30.00
Central heating, electricity, bed linen, and towels are all included in the rental.
To make a booking you can book directly through this site. All you need to do is select your dates and the number of guests. The price will be calculated for you . You will then be required to pay a minimum of £150.00 as part payment, which is non refundable in the event of a cancellation. Then, 42 days prior to your arrival date the balance will be payable with a separate refundable damage deposit of £150.00 due 7 days before your arrival date. Your refundable damage deposit will be held until you depart and then automatically refunded back onto your card within the week after you depart
Sleeps 53 Bedroom(s) 2nd floor Wifi
Don’t be alarmed if you hear the lions roar when you check in at The Cruickshank Residence! Edinburgh Zoo, one of Auld Reekie’s most popular attractions, is just across the road but fear not, they have very sturdy enclosures… Sleeping up to five guests in style, this modern apartment with designated parking is perfect for your next city break.
Prepare to be wowed as you step in to the spacious, open plan living and dining area with sleek, contemporary design. All of your entertainment needs are met, from the 50-inch Freeview TV with Blu-ray DVD player, to the board games and a large selection of DVDs. There’s also super-fast WiFi, complimentary to all of our guests. Over in the immaculate kitchen you’re met with everything you need to rustle up your own home cooked treats. There’s an oven and microwave, a large fridge and ample freezer space. Fancy letting someone else do the dirty work? No problem, the local area boasts of plenty of coffee shops and eateries so be sure to ask your property manager for some personal recommendations.
The bedrooms are spacious with plenty of wardrobe space and feature one king-size master bedroom with en suite shower room, one double bedroom, and one single bedroom. Guests are treated to a little slice of luxury, as the en suite and family bathroom (with shower over bath) both benefit from heated floors and towel rails. There’s plenty of storage throughout, including ottoman style beds to store your luggage, and a large utility cupboard with a washer/dryer, an iron and ironing board and a hairdryer.
The final perk of this fantastic property, is a designated parking space and a secure lock up if you decide to bring or hire bikes for your visit.
In terms of location, you are in the wonderful, leafy and historic area of Corstorphine. There’s plenty of information on Edinburgh and the local area in the apartment, including suggestions for walking tours taking in the 17th Century Forresters Dowers House and the Dovecot. A little more effort you can reach Clermiston Tower, a monument for Sir Walter Scott in the Corstorphine Hill Nature Reserve and from the walks and pathways you will have spectacular views of Edinburgh, the Firth of Forth and on a clear day see Glasgow at the end of the central belt.
If you can peel yourself away from the local attractions, you’ll find yourself amidst Edinburgh’s famous medieval Old Town in no time. The bus stops practically at your door, and there are 3 main services that will drop you on Princes Street, George Street or take you over the North Bridges into the student quarter. That’s at least 6 services in one hour by the 26, the 31 and the 12. The buses to and from Edinburgh Airport, Waverley and Haymarket train stations, Glasgow and Stirling all stop outside the Zoo and there are numerous taxis on this main route. A short walk will take you to the tram stop at Balgreen and combined with your road routes to the motorways and ring road you can easily explore further afield.
A meet and greet service is provided, whereby you will be met at the property to be provided with keys and to be shown the property. Please arrange your arrival with the property manager.
Entry to the apartment is from 16:00 onwards; however, please note that arrivals after 19:00 may incur a late arrival fee of 15 pounds for unsociable hours. Earlier entry can perhaps be arranged but depends if there is a departure at your chosen apartment that day. This can be confirmed within 48 hours of arrival. If you are arriving earlier than 16:00 on your day of arrival, it is always worth contacting the property manager as they will always endeavour to give you access as soon as possible. You may be able to arrive early and leave luggage and come back however this is not guaranteed.
The latest departure time is 11:00, however, a guaranteed later departure (up to 20:00) can be arranged for a fee of 50% of the daily rate for that day but please note this is subject to no existing booking arriving that day already.
A £200 refundable damage/security deposit is due 7 days before arrival, and refunded after departure.
All properties are strictly non-smoking, and do not accept hen/stag/party groups. At least one guest must be over 25 years old.
Please arrange your arrival with the property manager at least 24 hours before arrival.
Check in is from 4pm, and check out is before 11am.