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East Lothian and West Lothian, Scotland

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The Lodge by the Lake, Broxmouth Park, Dunbar, East Lothian

edinburgh accommodation
Bedrooms: 1 double. Sleeps: 2. Dunbar. Short breaks. Sorry no pets.

Situated in one of the most picturesque locations in the east coast of Scotland, Broxmouth Park's Lodge by the Lake is the ideal spot for a relaxing and luxurious break - it even has a hot tub. Near to the beach and adjacent to one of East Lothian's most prestigious golf courses, the lodge has been designed to the highest standards and enjoys breathtaking views - ideal for a honeymoon too!

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Claremont Cottage Stables, Edinburgh

edinburgh accommodation
Bedrooms 1 + sofa bed. Sleeps: 2/3. Edinburgh. Short breaks available. Pets welcome.

Claremont Cottage Stables offers very comfortable, warm and well equipped self catering accommodation in a quiet and secluded location, just ten minutes from Edinburgh city centre. The cottage is traditionally built and has recently been renovated to a very high standard providing luxury, stylish accommodation and every possible convenience. It is a perfect place to stay to explore all the delights of the city and if you want a break from sightseeing then you can relax in the acre of garden!

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Bramble Cottage, Pencaitland, East Lothian

self-catering east lothian
Bedrooms: 1 double. Haddington. Short breaks. Sorry, no pets.

Bramble Cottage offers couples peace and tranquillity in a five star property with lots of luxurious touches. Whilst having a rural location within the heart of the county, there is easy access to villages and towns such as the market town of Haddington, and Edinburgh. Steeped in history, East Lothian is the stepping stone to unspoilt beaches, dunes, rambling hills and activities such as golf, horse riding, surfing and sailing.

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Luffness Castle Wing, Aberlady, Longniddry, East Lothian

Luffness Castle
Sleeps - 3/4 Bedrooms 2 (1 twin + extra bed, 1 single). Aberlady/Gullane. Sorry no pets. Short breaks.

Luffness Castle Wing is situated on Aberlady Bay, with its amazing nature reserve. Within walking distance from the sea, there are countless beautiful beaches and dunes nearby as well as lots of attractive villages to explore. There are regular train services to Edinburgh from the nearby station, making it easy to visit the capital and it's within half an hour's drive of Edinburgh airport. East Lothian is a mecca for golfers and there are 7 courses within 3 miles of the castle, including world famous Muirfield.

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Golf Lodge Cottage, North Berwick, East Lothian

Golf Lodge Cottage
Bedrooms 2: 2 twin, 1 futon. Sleeps: 4 + 1 child. North Berwick. Short breaks available. Pets welcome.

Golf Lodge Cottage is situated in North Berwick in the heart of East Lothian. It is an ideal base for golfers wishing to sample some of Scotland's finest courses; there are 20 within easy reach including Muirfield, Gullane and Dunbar. The location is also perfect for families as the cottage is a 5 minute walk to the beach from where you can enjoy miles of unspoilt coastline. It is also only a 10 minute walk to the centre of North Berwick and trains only take 30 mins to Edinburgh - ideal for a day trip to the capital!

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Shore Road, South Queensferry, Edinburgh

holiday flat Edinburgh
Bedrooms 2: 1 double, 1 twin. Sleeps: 4. Edinburgh 5 miles. Short breaks. No pets.

This beautiful ground floor apartment is located on the Firth of Forth where there are unspoilt views from the property between the world famous Forth Road and Rail bridges to neighbouring Fife. Situated in the picturesque harbour village of South Queensferry, only a 10 minute journey south to Edinburgh, and only 5 miles from Edinburgh International airport, Shore Road is an ideal location to explore Scotland's stunning and historic capital and discover country's activities, scenery and hospitality.

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Muirhall Cottages, Auchengray, Lanarkshire

5 star self-catering
Bedrooms 2. Sleeps: 4. Short breaks welcome. Pets welcome. Disabled access.

Three 5 star cottages in luxury conversions of historic farm buildings, boasting original features and an extremely high standard of comfort. Beautiful views of surrounding countryside, and many activities nearby (golf courses, New Lanark, walking etc). On-site putting green, mountain bikes, laundry service, sauna, and gourmet chef by arrangement. Situated between Edinburgh and Glasgow, this is an idyllic place to stay to explore Scotland if you want a luxurious break.

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The Kipper House, Dunbar, East Lothian

self-catering dunbar
Bedrooms 3 (2 double, 1 twin, 1 double day bed). Sleeps: 6 + 2. Dunbar. Short breaks by arrangement. Well behaved pets welcome.

The Kipper House is a pretty, seafront holiday home with a private garden looking on to the East Beach in historic Dunbar. Decorated in a simple, seaside style, it will comfortably accommodate 6 - 8 people and with fine beaches, rockpools, golf, surfing and sailing all on the doorstep, it has all that a great Scottish holiday spot should offer.

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Woodturner's Cottage, Nr Haddington, East Lothian

holiday rental Edinburgh
Bedrooms 3: 2 twin, 1 double. Sleeps: 6 + cot. Haddington, 6 miles. Pets welcome. Ground floor bedroom and shower room.

Woodturner's Cottage is a beautifully renovated part of an old stone steading on a working farm, located half a mile from the picturesque East Lothian village of Gifford. The cottage is adjacent to an 18 hole golf course and within a half hour's drive from some of the best golf courses in the country. Woodturner's Cottage is an ideal country base for visiting Edinburgh and its attractions - easily reached by road or train within c.30 minutes. There is also a wealth of things to do nearby - from fabulous beaches to fascinating castles.

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Luffness Castle Cottage, Aberlady, Longniddry, East Lothian

Luffness Castle Cottage
Sleeps - 6/8 Bedrooms 3 (1 double, 2 twin + 2 extra beds). Aberlady/Gullane. No pets. Short breaks welcome.

Luffness Castle Cottage is situated on the Luffness Estate close to Aberlady Bay. The area is peaceful and quiet but within easy distance of Edinburgh and all its many visitor attractions and facilities. Golfers will be spoilt for choice as close by there are 7 courses including the world famous Muirfield. The sea is within 5 minutes walking distance and the area is host to many seabirds. The villages of Aberlady and Gullane are close by with North Berwick only a 10 minute drive. The East Lothian coast has so much to offer - it is a wonderful destination for a Scottish self catering vacation.

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The Head Gardener's Cottage, Dunbar, East Lothian

self-catering east lothian
Bedrooms 4: 2 double, 1 twin (+ Z bed if required), 1 bunk beds. Sleeps: 8/9. Dunbar. Short breaks available. Pets by prior arrangement.

The Head Gardener'ss Cottage is a beautifully appointed and charming cottage decorated and furnished to an extremely high standard, set within 150 acres on the Broxmouth Estate. The house is perfect for family get-togethers, golfing trips or romantic holidays. There are a wealth of activities on offer from exploring the estate, beautiful beaches, horse riding, fishing, surfing and many others activities including 22 golf courses within 30 minutes - Dunbar Golf Club actually backs onto the estate! It really is a truly wonderful place to come for a holiday.

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The Granary, Balgone Estate, Sheriff Hall, North Berwick, East Lothian

holiday house North Berwick
Bedrooms 4: 2 double, 2 twin, 2 Z beds. Sleeps: 8/10. Near North Berwick. Short breaks. Dogs welcome.

A tastefully restored granary building in a traditional steading on a beautiful estate in East Lothian. Perfect for a family or group holiday; only half an hour from Edinburgh, but with endless sporting and tourist activities right on your doorstep and further afield. With an extensive garden, indoor swimming pool and pool table there is lots to do without leaving the estate!

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The Bridge House, Dunbar, East Lothian

self-catering east lothian
Bedrooms 5: 4 double, 1 twin. Sleeps: 10. Dunbar. Short breaks on request. Pets welcome.

The Bridge House is a beautifully appointed house which has been decorated and furnished to an extremely high standard. It is set within 150 acres on the Broxmouth Estate, one of Scotland's prettiest stately homes. The house is perfect for family get-togethers, golfing trips or romantic holidays. There are a wealth of activities on offer from exploring the estate, beautiful beaches, horse riding, fishing, surfing and many others activities. The house is within 30 minutes of 22 golf courses and the Dunbar Golf Club actually backs onto the estate. It really is truly a wonderful place to come to for a holiday!

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North Berwick Golf Lodge, Fidra Road, North Berwick, East Lothian

holiday house close to Edinburgh
Bedrooms 6: 2 suites with 2 queen sized beds, 4 doubles. Sleeps: 14.

East Lothian boasts some of the most beautiful coastline in the country, with miles of golden sandy beaches to walk along - the beach at North Berwick overlooks the islands of Craigleith, Fidra & the Bass Rock - and golf courses in abundance. North Berwick Golf Lodge offers a 5 star luxury self catering holiday. A warm welcome awaits and Scottish hospitality prevails.

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