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Charming cottage nestled in a peaceful location in the heart of King Stables Golf course
Well-equipped spacious kitchen/diner
Comfortable lounge area with TV and DVD player
Light and bright twin bedroom with lovely garden views
Lovely king-size bedroom enjoying pretty garden views
Perfect for alfresco dining
Beautiful Edinburgh Castle
Enjoy the beautiful golf courses parklands
Short stroll to the lovely clubhouse
Views from the 4th towards the 19th Hole!
Views towards the Pentland hills and Hillend Ski Slope
Home cooking served in the Clubhouse restaurant
1 / 12  Charming cottage nestled in a peaceful location in the heart of King Stables Golf course
2 / 12  Well-equipped spacious kitchen/diner
3 / 12  Comfortable lounge area with TV and DVD player
4 / 12  Light and bright twin bedroom with lovely garden views
5 / 12  Lovely king-size bedroom enjoying pretty garden views
6 / 12  Perfect for alfresco dining
7 / 12  Beautiful Edinburgh Castle
8 / 12  Enjoy the beautiful golf courses parklands
9 / 12  Short stroll to the lovely clubhouse
10 / 12  Views from the 4th towards the 19th Hole!
11 / 12  Views towards the Pentland hills and Hillend Ski Slope
12 / 12  Home cooking served in the Clubhouse restaurant

Blue Spruce Cottage

Edinburgh (5.5mls SE), Edinburgh and Lothians
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
3 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Nestled in the heart of the beautiful 18 hole parkland golf course of Kings Acre
  • Short stroll from the first Tee perfect for golf enthusiasts and the Clubhouse serving daily meals
  • Only six miles to the centre of the wonderful historical city of Edinburgh
  • Walkers, hikers and mountain bikers will be delighted with the nearby Pentland hills to explore
  • Visit the nearby word famous gothic Rosslyn Chapel nestled in the beautiful Glen country park
  • Enjoy a short trip to Hillend ski slope, for skiing, snowboarding and even tubing
Property code: 53898

Charming spacious period cottage, nestled in a peaceful location in the heart of a beautiful 18 hole golf course. Just a short stroll from the first Tee and fully licenced Club House and restaurant.

Make a great escape to this delightful stone cottage set in the unique surroundings of a picturesque golf course which sleeps up to four people. Pack your clubs and make the most of being at the heart of the 18-hole parkland venue at Lasswade, just 6 miles from the vibrant capital city of Edinburgh. Explore the magnificent city as well from your base and discover its wealth of history, lively arts scene and abundance of attractions. Roam through the scenic countryside of this corner of Scotland and walk or cycle to your heart’s content.

This enticing, single-storey stone retreat has been designed to offer bright, inviting living space. Enjoy its cheery colour scheme, which brings sunshine all year round, and relax after a hard day of exploring in your comfortable and homely property which is located in a perfectly peaceful part of the world.

The cottage has a spacious lounge/kitchen/diner which is a great place for socialising whilst someone cooks. The superb kitchen area is complete with breakfast bar, where you can whip up your own meals on evenings you decide not to dine out or at the nearby clubhouse. In the lounge area, sink back into the inviting sofas and unwind with a bit of TV or a film on the DVD player. Alternatively, take a lovely, long soak in your family bathroom. Both the twin and king-size bedroom have gorgeous views of the pretty garden.

Step out into this peaceful, private outside area to dine in the fresh air or to sip a sundowner as the day draws to a close. Your perfect holiday home also offers generous off-road parking and it is just a very short stroll to the clubhouse where you can get a bite to eat if you don’t fancy cooking.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 Bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer and washing/dryer
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 1 Dog welcome
  • Shops, pubs and restaurant within walking distance
  • Increased Accessibility - please ensure you refer to our FAQ's  
  • TV/DVD
  • Guests can receive discount for the 18 hole golf course, arranged direct with the owner

 

Indulge yourself in the many attractions of the Kings Acre golf course and perhaps take time out to play at one of the other many clubs in the area as well.

Head into the beautiful city of Edinburgh whenever you choose to take a table at one of its many fabulous restaurants or to treat yourself to a little shopping therapy. Explore Scotland's capital city, visiting its castle, Palace of Holyrood House and take in the spectacular view from Arthur's Seat. Walk the Royal Mile through the heart of Edinburgh's Old Town. Spend time in the Grassmarket area, with its vibrant shops and lively pubs and cafés. Don't forget to look out, of course, for Edinburgh's many festivals for which it is so famous.

Alternatively, drive approximately 4 miles from your holiday home into the Pentland Hills Regional Park where you can enjoy Lothian's scenic landscape as you follow various trails and paths. Head some 10 miles to reach the east coast for days out at the seaside where you can stroll along miles of golden sandy beach and enjoy some dramatic scenery. Visit Portobello, with its wide promenade, or the quaint fishing villages of Port Seton and Cockienzie, with their harbours. Or you could drive just over 4.5 miles to visit the exquisite Rosslyn Chapel, which features in Dan Brown's book The Da Vinci Code.

This property is personally managed by Lucy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 7 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.7
Overall equipment
3.7
Overall comfort
4
Overall location
4.4

Reviewed by Anne 7th September 2019

Cosy cottage in lovely peaceful surroundings. Easy reach of Edinburgh, Pentland Hills and North Berwick beaches. Also good for Roslyn and Linlithgow.

Reviewed by Margaret 31st August 2019

Great location, nice wee cottage. Thoroughly enjoyed the break.

Reviewed by Kathy 15th June 2019

Great site, safe and warm with lots of hot water. Fairly well equipped but if you want to cook in the oven take some roasting tins. It was quiet and very safe.

Reviewed by Ian 17th February 2019

Beautiful and very quiet location. Easy reach of Edinburgh attractions and park and ride (if you need it). The golf course looked immaculate; I didn't get to play it, but would take my clubs next time....

Reviewed by Maureen 9th February 2019

Not far from the city centre, there are a few nice pubs nearby for lunch etc. Lovely cottage, perfect for golfers

Reviewed by Neil 2nd February 2019

We chose this as our Daughter was spending a week at the Royal Observatory. It was ideally placed for an easy route into Edinburgh and also was a great place to bring the dog as, being on a golf course, there was lots of walkies opportunities. We were warmly welcomed and the cottage was very clean with basically everything you need for a comfortablRead moree stay - the double bed was very comfy indeed. Worth a walk down (and up later) to The Paper Mill, which had excellent food and service. Hide

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Location

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From the isolated and peaceful Shetland Islands in the north to the thriving border towns and cities in the south, across wild mountains and serene lochs, and encompassing over 700 islands, Scotland’s rich and dramatic landscape simply must be seen to be appreciated. Scotland is home to the ten highest mountains in the UK – including Ben Nevis, the UK’s highest peak – and is bordered by three seas, offering epic scenery unlike any other you may have seen.

Whether you choose to explore the Highlands, lowlands or islands, lovers of the great outdoors will be thrilled by the stunning Scottish landscapes where some of the rarest UK wildlife can be glimpsed, including golden eagles, dolphins and whales. Take a road trip on the North Coast 500, Scotland’s version of Route 66, to experience the sheer beauty of the land’s wilderness or, as Scotland is the home of golf, either tee off at one of the 550 courses across parkland, heathland and links courses.

Scotland is also a land of unique culture where the people are renowned for their incredible warmth and hospitality. Experience the peaceful Isle of Lewis where Scots Gaelic is widely spoken, or immerse yourself in the cosmopolitan cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen which are vibrant with thriving arts scenes, delicious restaurants and bustling nightlife. And no trip to Scotland is complete without exploring the castles and distilleries: learn about clan rivalries or bloody battles amongst 13th-century battlements or try a taste of Scotland itself during a tour of one of the 120 whisky distilleries. Pure Scottish culture in a glass.

With so many beautiful places to visit and things to experience, a break to Scotland should not be missed. Our fantastic Scottish holiday cottages will ensure a truly memorable getaway. Whether it’s a dog-friendly countryside cottage for two, or a vast and resplendent castle for the entire clan on a tranquil island, we have a holiday in Scotland to suit everyone.

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