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A Bit On The Side

The property adjoins a family home but has its own entrance and garden area.
36 reviews
The property adjoins a family home but has its own entrance and garden area.
Welcome to North Berwick
Old Abbey Road is a quiet, family-friendly street just 5 minutes from the High Street.
The apartment sits opposite the 800 year-old ruins of North Berwick Priory.
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland
This delightful studio apartment is situated on the ground floor of a 120 year-old stone building in a quiet street just two minutes walk from the railway station and five minutes from the town centre and beach. The apartment sits on the side of a family home but has its own private entrance. The location is ideal for all local amenities, including shops, bars, restaurants, golf courses and the world-famous Bass Rock and Seabird Centre. A frequent train service provides easy access to the heart of Edinburgh with a relaxed journey through the East Lothian countryside taking approximately 30 minutes.Old Abbey Road is a quiet, family-friendly street. Like the town of North Berwick, it is steeped in history with the apartment sitting opposite the ruins of North Berwick Priory which was established 800 years ago.The studio has recently been... Read more
About the Owner, Patrick G
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 36 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL581170
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Excellent - based on 36 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in February 2018

Management response:

Many thanks for such a great review. Glad you enjoyed your stay so much and hope to see you again before long.


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jose carl...
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Excellent place to stay and great host. The place will exceed your expectations. You have everything, I mean everything! . The location is great, very close to train station and the beach. Will definitely repeat again.

Management response:

It was great to meet you. Thank you for being such a great guest and looking after the apartment so well. You say you are likely to come back and we would be delighted to host you once more. Take care till then.


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George R
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

East Lothian and North Berwick are great for a holiday, and 'a bit on the side' is a perfect place to stay. It is close to the centre of town and the station, yet very quiet and relaxing. The accommodation is of a very high standard with everything provided, even fresh milk in the fridge. Bed, shower etc. are all...

Management response:

What a lovely review. Many thanks for your kind words. It was a delight to host you both and you will of course be very welcome to return any time you wish in the future. Finally, thank you for the thoughtful gift ... it will be put to very good use indeed.


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 King
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1 Apr 2018 -
30 Apr 2018
2 nights
1 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
2 nights
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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