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Gardener's House. Secluded Georgain House. Short breaks available on request.

Overview

Property

Updated: 28-Nov-2016
Gardener's House, Arniston Estate, Gorebridge, Edinburgh and Lothians, Scotland, UK - Tranquil Countrysetting Yet Only 35 Minutes From Central Edinburgh

Built in the 1700s the Gardener's House is set into the old Walled Garden in the stunning grounds of Arniston House, a William Adam Stately Home. A secluded, picturesque two storey house with wood burning stove and open fire for winter or glass patio doors that open onto the walled garden for summer. Nearby there is Vogrie Country Park, Rosslyn Chapel, Temple Village, The Scottish Mining Museum and, for biking enthusiasts, Glentress Biking Trails all within easy access. Local pubs, restaurants, cafes and shops and spa are all a short drive away. An 11 mile trip to Edinburgh’s first class art galleries and museums, the capital’s eclectic mix of restaurants and bars plus its boutique shopping experience all adds up to a great day out. Alternatively fishing, horse riding, estate tours or a private tour of the house can be booked on request.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Arniston Estate has been in my family since 1571. We still live on the estate today. Among other activities we now run four holiday cottages on the estate. We have two children, one dog and two cats.

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1 Reviews

5
based on 1 holidaymaker reviews

North Yorkshire
5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

A lovely house in a beautiful setting nest to the stately home - which is really understated. Private garden ideal for kids and to birdwatchers. Having free reign to explore the stately home estate and gardens at your leisure ideal for adults and kids. We stayed as a family of 2 adults and 4 children, and the house is large with the open fire and the free wifi and large TV providing constant interest as well as the woodpeckers visiting the bird feeder. Reasonably close to the park and ride, but also the bus from the centre of edinburgh terminates in the village with a brisk walk up the lane meaning you can make it without having to pay for a taxi if you dont want to take the car on a night out and don't mind a walk. The owners are based on the estate so are close at hand if there are any problems. Made to feel very welcome and would recommend to groups of all ages.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Edinburgh at 20 Miles Nearest Barpub : Gorebridge at 2 Miles Nearest Golf : Newbattle Golf Course at 5 Miles Nearest Train : Gorebridge at 1.5 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Gorebridge at 2 Miles Nearest Ski : Hillend, edinburgh at 10 Miles Nearest Beach : Gullane at 23 Miles Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

20 miles to beautiful East Lothian beaches.

Travel:

Edinburgh airport 30 minutes drive. Car hire recommended.

Distances:

11 miles to central Edinburgh. 1 mile from local town.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
rate 21
5 Nov 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£730
for 7 nights
£730
 
 
rate 22
19 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£880
for 7 nights
£880
 
 
rate 23
7 Jan 2017 - 17 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£980
for 7 nights
£980
 
 
rate 24
18 Feb 2017 - 24 Feb 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
rate 25
25 Feb 2017 - 24 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
£980
for 7 nights
£980
 
 
rate 26
25 Mar 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
rate 27
8 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
 
rate 28
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
RATE 29
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
RATE 30
3 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
 
rate 31
8 Jul 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
rate 32
9 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
 
rate 33
7 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
rate 34
28 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,120
for 7 nights
£1,120
 
 
rate 35
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£980
for 7 nights
£980
 
 
rate 36
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£830
for 7 nights
£830
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Deposit of 25% required upon booking. Balance required 2 weeks before date of arrival.



Changeover Day:
Can be flexible.

Notes on prices:
Short Breaks can be negotiated

Deposit of 25% required upon booking. Balance required 2 weeks before date of arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 28-Nov-2016
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Facilities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Historic

General

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural

Attractions

  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, WC and wash hand basin. Family bathroom with shower over bath, WC and wash hand basin. WC with wash hand basin.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and en suite shower room. Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Bedroom 3 with bunk beds.

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Cot and high chair available on request Outside: Vast walled garden with bench. Beautiful sunken garden off the walled garden. Utility Room: Washing machine, pulley for drying clothes, iron and ironing board and wash hand basin Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels included. Property cleaned on guest departure.

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