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Gatekeepers Cottage * Arthur's Seat

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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Edinburgh, Scotland
A gorgeous period detached cottage; forming part of the exclusive Blacket Estate in Newington.
Offering guests a great opportunity to stay in their own cottage with private back terrace, yet still be close to the city centre (walk-able or only 10 minutes by bus or taxi).

The whole cottage has truly inspiring design touches, with Philip stark chairs in the dining room and a great mix of lovely antique furniture and modern style.

We are delighted to welcome a well behaved dog to Gatekeepers Cottage * Arthur's Seat: £30 per booking.

The apartment can accommodate 5 people, however 1 of these guests will make use of the sofa bed.

-Booking Requirements-
The Edinburgh Address reserve the right to vet any booking. This apartment is not suitable for stag parties, hen parties, young single *** groups or parties. One member of the booking p...
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About the Manager
The Edinburgh Address
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:December 2009
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

The cottage was perfect - just right for two couples, full kitchen and dining room, modern bath, and a lovely courtyard complete with roses. Right across the road from a bus stop that is an easy ride to the Royal Mile. It’s walking distance to...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank 667lindsayz
Management response:Responded July 24, 2018

Dear Lindsay, Thank you so much for this great 5 star review. We are glad to know you loved the cottage and location. We agree with you, it is a lovely and well connected area. We hope to see you all again soon. All the...More

Reviewed February 25, 2018

What a lovely cottage. You walk in off the busy Dalkeith Road into a bright and warm home from home. 2 big double bedrooms (with wonderfully firm matteresses). The lounge leads to the kitchen diner. A small paved garden out the rear with a small...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank vondaz
Management response:Responded February 27, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this positive review. We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay at Gatekeepers Cottage at Arthur's Seat and we hope to see you all again soon. If you decide to stay with us again...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2016

We stayed here for 3 days while in Edinburgh and loved the location. Everything was very clean and comfortable. We were able to walk to most of the sites we wanted to see. The only downside we had was parking, which we were aware of...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank MAChivers
Management response:Responded August 1, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review for your stay at Family Retreat @ Arthur's Seat. We are so happy that you enjoyed your time at the cottage. We hope to welcome you back to Edinburgh again soon! Best...More

Amenities
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Lead guest must be of 25 Years of age or older (provision of ID and Address requested) Names and ages of all other guest required Property not suitable for Stag, Hen or young...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    2 Kings
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  • Damage Deposit: C$422 / stay - Deposit
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