The Georgian Retreat

Self Catering

36 Regent Street, Portobello, Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh, EH15 2AX

    Dating from 1875, the 'Georgian Retreat' is a holiday home of unique character and charm.

    It is delightfully situated on the ground floor of the owner's detached 'B' listed Georgian villa, in the heart of Edinburgh's popular seaside resort of Portobello.

    Completely self contained with a private rear entrance, this relaxing property has a cosy, homely, cottage atmosphere. From the sitting room, a patio door opens directly into the lovely walled garden - a sheltered sun trap - complete with 500 year old pear tree and garden furniture on the lawn.

    All rooms are on one level after five steps to the entrance.

    There is free street parking. The property is conveniently located a few minutes walk from the promenade and long sandy beach, and is close to excellent local amenities. Historic Portobello has lots to offer including indoor swimming pool and fitness centre, spa and sauna, children's playgrounds, indoor bowls, shops, supermarkets, bars and restaurants. There is an excellent day/night bus service into the centre of Edinburgh, about 3 miles away.

    The accommodation comprises an attractive double bedroom and an elegant, comfortable twin bedroom with a walk-in-wardrobe. There is a romantic sitting room with a gas fire, a newly fitted cottage style kitchen with dining area and also a large family bathroom, with bath and new seperate shower cubicle.

    There is an electric cooker, microwave, fridge, washing machine and gas central heating. There are 3 televisions, including freeview,a video, a DVD player, and free wi-fi access.

    Bed linen and towels are provided.
    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    low season 2
    31 Aug 2015 - 20 Dec 2015
    Christmas week
    21 Dec 2015 - 27 Dec 2015
    2015 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
    Low season
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 May 2016
    Mid season
    1 Jun 2016 - 19 Jul 2016
    High season
    20 Jul 2016 - 30 Aug 2016

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    The Georgian Retreat
    £65.00 per unit per night

    Low season price is £65 per night. Low season 2 price is £65 per night. Mid season price is £75 per night. High Season price is £105 per night. Easter weeks 30th March to 13th April are £75 per night.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Holiday Rentals
    • Self Catering Holiday


    • Children Welcome


    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Picnic Area

    Leisure Facilities

    • CD Player
    • DVD Player
    • Garden
    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV In Room
    • TV Lounge
    • Television
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Cash
    • Cheque


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Parking


    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop


    • Electric Cooker
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Kitchen
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Linen Provided
    • Lounge
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Private Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Towels Provided
    • Wash Hand Basin
    • Washing Machine

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking Un petit peu!


    • City Location
    • Coastal Location
    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • Non smokers
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement
    • Senior Citizens
    • Young People

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