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Come Ben the Hoose

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Come Ben the Hoose, just 15 minutes from Edinburgh city centre
Portobello Beach,  within walking distance 20min  (approx 1mile)
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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
A warm welcomes awaits you at 'Come Ben the Hoose' our lovely cosy holiday home, ideal for friends, golfers, couple and families. Excellent location, 10 to 15 mins from Edinburgh city centre by bus or car, with free on street parking. A quiet residential area away from the hustle bustle of Edinburgh busy city life but within easily reach. Close to Portobello's Sandy Beach, shops, bars, restaurant, Arthur Seat and golf course On the ground floor is the fully furnished lounge with 2 comfortable chairs and 2 seater sofa, dining table and chairs, 3 coffee tables, flat screen TV with free-view, DVD, Video, bookcase with adults and children's selection of books and games, and information booklets. The back door leads to shared garden and use of barbecue and tables and chairs. At the ...A warm welcomes awaits you at 'Come Ben the Hoose' our lovely cosy holiday home, ideal for friends, golfers, couple and families. Excellent location, 10 to 15 mins from Edinburgh city centre by bus or car, with free on street parking. A quiet residential area away from the hustle bustle of Edinburgh busy city life but within easily reach. Close to Portobello's Sandy Beach, shops, bars, restaurant, Arthur Seat and golf course On the ground floor is the fully furnished lounge with 2 comfortable chairs and 2 seater sofa, dining table and chairs, 3 coffee tables, flat screen TV with free-view, DVD, Video, bookcase with adults and children's selection of books and games, and information booklets. The back door leads to shared garden and use of barbecue and tables and chairs. At the front of the house is the separate galley kitchen with fitted cupboards and worktops, cooker, washing machine, fridge/freezer, kettle, toaster, microwave and all dishes and kitchen utensils and sunny window. A complimentary welcome pack of tea, coffee, milk, sugar biscuits/cake ect. for your comfort on arrival. The shower room, wash-hand basin and toilet and a razor socket, shelving for toiletries and radiator. Towels and toiletries are provided Up stairs to the sunny main bedroom which has two luxury single beds, lamp, tall chest of drawers and fitted wardrobe with coat hangers. The skylight bedroom has a cosy single bed, lamp, chest of drawers and fitted wardrobe. A selection of games and toys are available for your use. A travel cot or fold-down single bed can be supplied if required for the 4th bed. Also includes a hair-dryer, iron and ironing board all bedding and towels supplied. Smoke alarms fitted. The house benefits from gas central heating in all rooms. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: NOREQUIREDINSCOTLANDMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Lead Guest must be over 18 years old. Please treat the Hoose with respect and care. If you have any problems let me know right away. I can't fix some thing I don't know about. Sorry No pets allowed Enjoy your stay
Bathrooms
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About the Owner
Ann M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2010
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Reviewed September 2, 2019

We had the most wonderful week. It was like home from home.Nothing was too much trouble for our hosts. We were blessed with good weather. The bus service was very convenient from our location. The house itself fully catered for our needs. our hosts even...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2019

It was our pleasure to have you and your old school rentals from Germany staying in the Hoose.You were great company and we enjoyed our chats. You managed to see lots of Edinburgh with the local bus service and Glasgow, Loch Lomond and surrounding area...More

Reviewed August 29, 2019

We spent some great days in Ann and Gordon's house in late 2016. Both of them are lovely people and we received a friendly welcome - Ann even drove us around Edinburgh on one day. Also thanks for the Scones, Ann! The "Hoose" is small,...More

Date of stay: September 2017
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2019

Thank you for your kind review for your stay in the Hoose. Best wishes to you. Ann

Reviewed July 22, 2019

We were on a weeks holiday to Edinburgh with our two grandsons and all of us thoroughly enjoyed Edinburgh and where we stayed. We found the house to be really nice and clean and the beds upstairs were really comfortable, we all enjoyed a good...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2019

Thank you for your for your kind review. It was our pleasure having you and your grandsons staying in the Hoose. You managed to visit lots off the Edinburgh sights but there is still more of Edinburgh and the surrounding areas to explore. Haste ye...More

Reviewed December 12, 2018

We had a lovely break here. The house had everything we needed and more. Loved the fact that there were Scottish treats left out for us. There was also a well stocked pantry cupboard. The gouse was close to the main bus route into town...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded December 17, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. It was our pleasure having you and your lovely family staying in the Hoose. I look forwards to meeting you again on your next visit to Edinburgh. Have a lovely Christmas and our best...More

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Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: December 2018
Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded December 25, 2018

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Date of stay: August 2018
Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

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Reviewed August 25, 2018

We were so pleased to be able to stay here and were grateful to Ann for all her help during the booking and the actual stay. She was so helpful and gave us a lovely welcome when we arrived. The house is so well-equipped and...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write you lovely review, our 60th and also in my book in the Hoose. We enjoyed having you and the boys here and please that you enjoyed the the shows at the Edinburgh Festival. If you return at...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018

Arriving in Come Ben the House was a warm welcome for our family. Ann is willing to share lots of useful information and tips about Edinburgh and where to go. The house is just between the centre and the beach, the bus around the corner....More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We enjoyed having you and your family staying at Come Ben the Hoose and hope to see you back here again one day and you can all climb up Arthur Seat. Haste ye Back and best wishes to you...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here first trip to Edingbugh would stay here again Ann the owner was so warm and welcoming with lots of info. The house was compact clean and comfortable well equipped for self catering . Bus stop close by into City .More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. It was our pleasure to have you staying in Come Ben the Hoose, I hope you to see you here again and you will see more of our beautiful city and the surrounding countryside....More

Reviewed June 4, 2018

Ann was the perfect host, she was thoughtful, kind and made our stay at Come Ben the Hoose relaxing and stress free. We arrived to find food in the cupboards and in the fridge and some goodies on the work top. She had asked us...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Ann M, VR Owner at Come Ben the Hoose, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review. It was our pleasure having you and your family staying at Come Ben the Hoose and hearing all about the marathon adventure. We look forwards to seeing you all again next year. Best wishes...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Patio
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Walking distance ( I mile) to the old village of Duddingston with the Kirk (church) and Dr. Neils Garden which has won a number of awards can be found beside the Duddinston Loch, a beautiful setting for weddings. The Sheeps Heid Inn and Dudingston Kirk (church) both dating back to 13 century and still in use today. You pass Duddingston golf Course on the way to remains of Craigmiller Castle (which can be hired for private functions. approximately 2 miles) Cameron Toll Shopping centre 3 miles, Staiton Retail Park off A720. Royal Yacht Britannia was the Royal Family home away from home. Now permanently moored at Ocean Terminal, another lovely shopping and entrainment centre down by the shore with lots of restaurants. To the east is Musselburgh Race Course for a day at the races, ...
Getting around
Edinburgh has a great public transport. Local Buses and Trams from the city centre to the Airport. I have lot of bus time table in the Hoose, and I can help you find places of interest and how to get there.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Come Ben the Hoose

Come Ben the Hoose is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

Come Ben the Hoose has one bathroom available. See all property details.

Come Ben the Hoose has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Come Ben the Hoose must last at least 3 nights. See all property details.