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The Haymakers, Linlithgow, near Edinburgh
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

The Haymakers    Linlithgow    near Edinburgh

Set on a working farm in the fertile West Lothian countryside, just 3 miles from the historic town of Linlithgow and with convenient access to the M9, Edinburgh, 20 miles and Stirling, 24 miles; this is a wonderfully central location with activities for all in easy reach. Tastefully designed with light, space and comfort in mind, The Haymakers is one of four cottages, perfect for families and friends to relax and enjoy this fascinating area. The Haymakers has a beautifully furnished and equipped living area, generous bedrooms and bathrooms.

Allanbank, Penicuik
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement

Allanbank    Penicuik

Situated on the southern edge of Penicuik, Allanbank enjoys pleasant views over the north east valley. This compact semi-detached holiday cottage is part of a former weaver’s cottage dating from when the first Scottish cotton mill operated nearby in 1793.

The Snug, Blackridge, near Edinburgh
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 No pets Wifi / broadband

The Snug    Blackridge    near Edinburgh

Relax in the secluded, private hot tub with nothing other than squirrels and birds to disturb you, when you stay in this centrally located, bright and contemporary first floor apartment for two. It is privately set in the grounds of the owner’s home with lots of good walks to Blahorn Nature Reserve which surrounds this lowland crofting initiative. Halfway between Edinburgh and Glasgow, and with wonderfully stress-free train access to either city in around 30 minutes, there is lots to do and see.

Crosswoodhill Farm Holiday Cottages, West Calder, near Edinburgh
 2 - 12 Sleeps maximum 2 - 12 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

Crosswoodhill Farm Holiday Cottages    West Calder    near Edinburgh

Exciting, outstanding, stylish, spacious, amazingly well-equipped, wow, thinks of everything... all words that crop up regularly in guest reviews on Crosswoodhill Farm Holiday Cottages. Midway between Edinburgh and Glasgow, our livestock farm on the Pentland Hills offers tranquillity and a relaxing base. Equally ideal for couples or up to 12 people. Explore our website and discover 4 very different award-winning properties, ranging from 3 STAR traditional comfort to 5 STAR stunning contemporary chic. Lots of interior images and information with loads of ideas for days out, walking or otherwise. In addition to 3 prestigious VisitScotland Thistle Awards for extra mile care, Crosswoodhill has earned a Gold 'Green' award and is waiting to welcome you.

Veleta, Linlithgow, near Edinburgh
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Veleta    Linlithgow    near Edinburgh

Set on a working farm in the fertile West Lothian countryside, just 3 miles from the historic town of Linlithgow and with convenient access to the M9, Edinburgh, 20 miles and Stirling, 24 miles; this is a wonderfully central location with activities for all in easy reach. Tastefully designed with light, space and comfort in mind, Veleta is one of 4 cottages perfect for family and friends to relax and enjoy this fascinating area. Veleta has a beautifully furnished and equipped living area, generous bedrooms and bathrooms.

Allan Ramsay Cottage, Carlops, near West Linton
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement

Allan Ramsay Cottage    Carlops    near West Linton

Conveniently situated just 20 minutes from Edinburgh, in the tiny village of Carlops on the edge of the Pentland Hills and handily next door to one of Scotland’s oldest coaching inns. Comfortably and cosily furnished, this apartment is a great base for walkers with challenging and less arduous routes in the nearby Pentlands or the Peeblesshire Hills.

3 Burnside Cottages, Linlithgow
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband Real fire or stove

3 Burnside Cottages    Linlithgow

3 Burnside Cottages is a charming, terraced, ground floor cottage three miles from Linlithgow. The cottage sleeps two people in one double bedroom. There is also a bathroom, a kitchen and a sitting room with a dining area and an open fire. Outside there is off road parking for one car, a rear decked garden and a front lawned garden. This cottage is in a fantastic location with easy road and rail links to a number of nearby attractions. 3 Burnside Cottages offers an array of activities to suit everybody.

The Bothy Cottage, Polton, near Edinburgh
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 No pets

The Bothy Cottage    Polton    near Edinburgh

This 18th century former gardeners cottage is quietly situated on the edge of the ruined William Adam designed Mavisbank Estate. It forms a wing of the owners house, their large attractive walled garden can be gained by a French door in the spacious bedroom. The surrounding area attracts an abundance of wild and birdlife. Tastefully furnished and decorated, it makes an excellent holiday base for touring with easy access to Roslyn Chapel (where ’The Da Vinci Code’ was filmed), the Borders, East Lothian, and Fife. Edinburgh centre, 7 miles.

Mill Cottage, New Channelkirk, near Oxton
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 No pets Wifi / broadband

Mill Cottage    New Channelkirk    near Oxton

Set by a tumbling burn in rolling hills, this detached stone cottage lies 23 miles south of Edinburgh with easy access to all that the vibrant city has to offer. Part of a working sheep farm, it was formerly an old mill, now converted to a high standard with great attention to comfort and style. Melrose is 15 miles, and Kelso 20 miles, with fascinating shops, great historic houses and gardens, good golf courses and fishing. Beaches of the East Lothian coast, 25 miles. Good walking from the door.

Spittal Cottage, Carlops, near Penicuik
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Spittal Cottage    Carlops    near Penicuik

These beautifully situated holiday cottages are part of historic Newhall Estate, just 14 miles south west of the vibrant city of Edinburgh, and a central base from which to explore further afield to Glasgow, Stirling, Fife and the Scottish Borders. Newhall’s 1,100 acres are on the edge of the Pentland Hills Regional Park, a wonderful landscape sculpted by glaciers and water, with hillwalking and biking to suit all abilities.

Torduff Cottage, near Edinburgh
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Torduff Cottage    near Edinburgh

This holiday cottage offers the best of both worlds, it is within 30 minutes of the city centre but also on the edge of the Pentland Hills Regional Park, with 65 miles of paths to explore. Adjoining the owners’ home, it has been created to give maximum privacy and features a private garden with patio and swings. There is easy access onto the bypass to visit Hopetoun House, Forth Bridges and many other attractions.

Braehill House, Nettlingflat, near Heriot
 12 Sleeps maximum 12 No pets Wifi / broadband

Braehill House    Nettlingflat    near Heriot

With views over the Moorfoot hills, this spacious, detached holiday cottage is set on a working sheep farm has been crafted from original farm buildings. Edinburgh is just 16 miles away with particularly easy access using the park & ride. Explore Edinburgh Castle, Holyrood Palace, the cobbles of the Royal Mile and the thoroughfares of the New Town. Enjoy theatres, clubs, restaurants, art galleries and shops. Fishing and hill walking locally, with golf at Torwoodlee, 14 miles, and mountain bike trails for every level in Glentress Forest, 20 miles.

Garden Cottage, Linlithgow
 3 Sleeps maximum 3 No pets Wifi / broadband

Garden Cottage    Linlithgow

This attractive town cottage has been converted from a former stable and has its own south-facing terrace and walled garden - within walking distance of all the amenities of historic Linlithgow, with fine views over the Royal Palace, its parkland and loch. Delightfully set in the grounds of the owner’s home, it is furnished with antique pine and has great charm and character. Shops, restaurants, bars, leisure centre, canal and a railway station with regular 20-minute links to Edinburgh can all be found within a few hundred yards.

Filters Cottage, Linlithgow
 2 Sleeps maximum 2 No pets Wifi / broadband

Filters Cottage    Linlithgow

This charming, semi-detached holiday cottage, attached to the owner’s home, is in a rural setting, above historic town of Linlithgow, with views to the Forth Bridge from the garden - an ideal location. Centrally placed to explore Edinburgh or Glasgow, 20 and 30 minutes by train, the Borders, Perthshire and Fife. An ideal rural base from which to enjoy Edinburgh Festival. Explore Beecraigs Country Park, the Pentland Hills, Linlithgow Palace, Hopetoun House or House of the Binns. Golf, 2 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant 2 miles.

Eilean Donan, Kirknewton, near East Calder
 5 Sleeps maximum 5 No pets Wifi / broadband

Eilean Donan    Kirknewton    near East Calder

This delightful, centrally situated holiday cottage is perfect for easy access into Edinburgh by train from Kirknewton station, which is a five minute drive, and to explore the surrounding areas. It is set in the grounds of the owner’s home just off the A71, on the edge of a small collection of houses with an open outlook over farmland. It is very light and comfortable with a summerhouse and patio being ideal for relaxing after a day away.

Coach House, Ratho, near Edinburgh
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Coach House    Ratho    near Edinburgh

Hidden away among lovely beech trees and with views from the terrace of the attractive Union Canal, The Coach House is a perfect base from which to explore Edinburgh. Stone-built and detached, it is set within the extensive grounds of the owners’ home on the edge of a village where a good pub, local shops and an opportunity to take a canal cruise can be found. For keen walkers there is good hill walking in the Pentland Hills Regional Park.

Spittal Coach House, Carlops, near Penicuik
 6 Sleeps maximum 6 Pets by arrangement Wifi / broadband

Spittal Coach House    Carlops    near Penicuik

These beautifully situated holiday cottages are part of historic Newhall Estate, just 14 miles south west of the vibrant city of Edinburgh, and a central base from which to explore further afield to Glasgow, Stirling, Fife and the Scottish Borders. Newhall’s 1,100 acres are on the edge of the Pentland Hills Regional Park, a wonderful landscape sculpted by glaciers and water, with hillwalking and biking to suit all abilities.

The Wheelhouse, near Linlithgow
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 No pets

The Wheelhouse    near Linlithgow

Nestled at the end of a secluded, private track and overlooking the beautiful River Avon, this lovingly restored former watermill provides the ultimate romantic hideaway and features river views from the verandahs. The sights and sounds of the river as it gently flows over the rapids can be enjoyed from the luxury of your own outdoor hot tub or the two verandahs, one of which can be accessed from one of the double bedrooms - visitors can even try a little trout fishing.

Westland Cottage, Edinburgh
 4 Sleeps maximum 4 No pets Wifi / broadband

Westland Cottage    Edinburgh

This cosy, characterful holiday cottage is situated near a working farm yet surprisingly, on the edge of the city, and is the end one of a row of stone-built cottages with an enclosed sunny garden to the rear. With a bright, contemporary interior and a cosy woodburner, this charming property is perfect in any season. Convenient for buses into the city centre, 20 minutes, with its historic castle and Royal Mile, theatres, shops and restaurants. Shops, pubs and restaurant 500 yards.


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