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Wing Of Historic Luffness Castle. One twin and one single bedroom

People4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Castle Wing in Aberlady, East Lothian, Scotland, UK - Beautiful, peaceful location in own estate, with lots of walks. One Mile To Aberlady And Gullane

In the heart of Scotland's golfing country, There are 20 courses within ten miles. Aberlady Bay Nature Reserve, with its beautiful dunes and beaches, is on the doorstep. The garden of the Castle itself is a haven of beauty and peace. The centre of Edinburgh is 16 miles away. The nearest railway station is 10 minutes and the airport 40 minutes away. The self catering wing with its fully equipped kitchen, sleeps 3/4 people and has both satellite tv and wifi.


Owner
Mrs A Hope
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Dutch
Calendar last updated:
29 July, 2017

About Mrs A Hope

In the middle of a golfers paradise 2 minutes from the village Gullane and Aberlady, to rent a cottage on the grounds of a very historic castle, with beautiful gardens. The cottage can sleep 6 to 8 people.There are 3 twin bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The sitting room has an open fire place and also a wood burner, there is Satellite t.v,. DVD player, and a well equipped kitchen, washing machine, dishwasher. Aberlady is situated on the Aberlady Bay, with its own nature reserve. Walking distance from the sea, beautiful beaches and dunes.Very attractive villages around and half an hour drive from the airport Edinburgh and the town Edinburgh. Regular train services to Edinburgh from nearby station Longniddry.

Why Mrs A Hope chose East Lothian

Luffness Castle has been owned for over 300 years by the Hope family. The Castle is an A listed historic building.

The Napoleontic fruit garden is historic and has been well kept up in its original state and is very much a visit.

What makes this apartment unique

To visit the gardens and the historic fruit garden.

The Nature Reserve opposite the road belongs to the Luffness Estate and is a very popular attraction for bird watchers and is a beautiful walk to the beach.

Luffness is surrounded by about 20 golf courses, one of them, Luffness New Golf Club was built by Henry Walter Hope with the help of the famous Tom Morris.

The Golf course is next door to the Castle.

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Edinburgh
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Aberlady
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Luffness New Golf Club
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Longniddry
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A1
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Aberlady
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Aberlady Bay
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

East Lothian is a haven for walkers, golfers and nature lovers. There are many tourist attractions in East Lothian. Among the more popular attractions are Aberlady Nature Reserve, Scottish Seabird Centre, Museum of Flight, Preston Mill, Musselburgh Racecourse, Dirleton Castle, John Muir Country Park and Glenkinchie Distillery.

Coast/Beach:

Luffness stands on Aberlady Bay. There are walks for many miles along the beach in both directions past many of the small East Lothian coastal villages. The coastal towns of North Berwick ad Dunbar are both worth visiting.

Travel:

Edinburgh Airport is approximately 25 miles away. There is a bus service to Edinburgh (journey time 1hr 10 mins) at half hourly intervals with the buses stopping at the door. The nearest railway stations are Drem and Longniddry from where a twenty minute journey takes you to the Waverley station in Edinburgh. From there there are frequent buses to Edinburgh Airport.

Distances:

Aberlady is a short 5 minute walk. Other coastal villages can be reached easily by foot on the coastal pathways and many only a short drive away. Most of the small coastal villages can be reached easily by public service transport.

Further Details:

Visiteastlothian.org website is an invaluable website for visitors and tourists to the East Lothian area detailing heritage & archeology, historic sites, gardens, museums and attractions as well as restaurants and local shops.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Aberlady in East Lothian

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • castle
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 3
  • Min. age of primary renter: 27
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • Spacious newly refurbished bathroom with jacuzzi bath/shower, WC and heated towel rack. Also separate WC downstairs.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - Sitting Room can have extra bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with twin beds. Bedroom 2 with single bed and wash hand basin. Sitting Room with extra bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • sailing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The accommodation offers ample storage space and car parking. Outside: Situated in the heart of rural East Lothian, Luffness Castle is situated in several acres of beautifully landscaped gardens with mature trees, lawns and well tended borders. There are several corners to sit and the old moat has been adapted to form a decorative pond. Utility Room: Washing machine, dishwasher and clothes drying rack. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included and will be changed on a weekly basis unless otherwise requested. The accommodation will be cleaned daily. Other: The accommodation is on two levels with the kitchen and utility room on the ground floor. Upstairs is the sitting room, bathroom and both bedrooms.

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Stunning estate with amazing gardens

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Lufness is a beautiful historic estate with picturesque vistas and mysterious discoveries around every corner. It is a wonderful place for relaxing days in the country or sunny afternoons at the beach. The nearby village offers many delicious culinary options and the trains are not far at all. I hope to return soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Aberlady, Edinburgh and Lothians

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
basic
20 Jan 2017 - 19 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£555
for 3 nights
From
£185
£1,295
£5,180
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£555
for 3 nights
From
£185
£1,295
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Bookings can be made by contacting the owner.

Changeover Day:
Tenants will be able to gain access after 2pm and departure by 10am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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