Charming Family Victorian House, 5 beds, nestled in the leafy suburb of Eskbank, only minutes to EDINBURGH, the Festival & Highlights! For a boutique style experience stay at this lovely sandstone Scottish house. It offers peaceful surroundings & spacious accommodation but is just a stones throw away from the beating heart of Edinburgh. A short walk or drive and modern conveniences are on your doorstep - supermarket, post office, dry cleaners, shoe repair, Petrol station, cafes & restaurants, delightful walks and lots of recreational activities! For teens Europe's largest indoor climbing arena and a fun and fabulous outdoor dry ski slope is just a few minutes away! Golf courses & beautiful walks are plentiful! A holiday of fun awaits!
Eskbank Terrace is in a quiet no through road but close to all amenities, offering a wonderful family staycation! Gorgeous modern kitchen with underfloor heating, garden room which opens with large bifold doors to the garden to enjoy those long summer days. Large modern woodburner to light when desired.
Luxurious sitting room with soft cosy velvet chairs and large coffee table to set an informal feast.
Cosy snug enables the kids play Xbox or watch a movie.
Courtyard garden provides a place to sip a cocktail and chat about summer activities.
Spacious bedrooms lure you with crisp cotton sheets to slumber & re-energise for active days ahead!
3 Eskbank Terrace has 5 bedrooms
Bedroom 1 King size - ensuite
Bedroom 2 King size - Family bathroom
Bedroom 3 Double - Large shower room
Bedroom 4 Single or Double - shares large shower room
Bedroom 5 Single - shares Large shower room
Seperate WC on ground floor.
9 sleep in bedrooms whilst a large sofa bed is available in the snug to enable a maximum of 11 guests.
Private garden with terrace to set up the Weber BBQ and fire pit to toast marshmallows. Space for children to play games and in the secret garden there is a treehouse for pirates & a trampoline.
The house is in an ideal commuter location for the beautiful East Lothian beaches such as Seacliff or Yellowcraig. The famous Links golf courses at Gullane & North Berwick and the John Muir Coastal trail which runs along the gorgeous coastal scenic route.
On your doorstep is the Duke of Buccleuch's enchanting Dalkeith Country Park with great oaks! The beautifully restored Restoration Yard is perfect for a pit stop serving local produce and artisanal fare, whilst Fort Douglas provides huge fun for kids up to 12 years and Zorbing for everyone runs throughout the summer.
Eskbank is steeped in history & offers Newbattle Abbey to explore only 2 mins from the house as well as lovely golf courses such as Broomieknowe, Newbattle and Melville.
A stones throw from the house is Melville Castle a great place to have afternoon tea and the Butterfly & insect world at Dobbies is just 3 minutes away by car.
Only a 2 min walk takes you to a bus stop where the No.3 runs every 10 minutes taking you into the heart of Edinburgh. A 5 min walk takes you to the train station by Tesco Supermarket. Trains run regularly into Edinburgh Centre or to the panoramic Borders for a wonderful day out.
For teenagers - Ryze an indoor trampoline park is only 5 mins drive away. In Edinburgh there is the lure of the fabulous National museum a great attraction for the whole family. This summer sees the exhibition of Tim Peake's spacecraft & a Space Decent experience.
Take a step back in time at Roslyn Chapel famous for it's inspiration for the Da Vinci Code books. It is a wonderful sight to see and Roslyn Glen is a gorgeous ramble for those who love walking.
Eskbank is only a 20 minute car journey from Edinburgh Airport or join the tram from the Airport into the centre of Edinburgh & take a bus or a train out to Eskbank.
Eskbank also provides easy access to the M8 to spend a day in Glasgow or to visit the famous Forth Road Bridges of which the most recent opened just last autumn.
There are also great restaurants within walking distance of the house such as Ithaas Indian or The Cavalier in Dalkeith. The Sun Inn or the Paper Mill at Loanhead offer a very attractive menu and takeaways are also just a 2 mins walk away.
Eskbank Terrace offers the visitor a warm welcome with tea/coffee and shortbread on arrival. Plenty of information can be provided to ensure your holiday goes with a swing!
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