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16th Century Dovecot Cottage in Private Garden.
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16th Century Dovecot Cottage in Private Garden.

4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bathroom
Serene rustic-chic. Stunning, quirky & sophisticated. Quietly thrilling. Illuminated ancient nesting boxes. Tiny bedroom in tower with double bed & garden view. Ground-floor bathroom. Pull-out sofa-bed downstairs (115cms w. mattress). Bespoke kitchen beneath mezzanine. Lit cavern under sturdy glass floor-panel. Tranquil private scented garden terrace. Skillfully designed, this is a bright captivating treasure. Central heating. Heated floors. Wood-burner. Free parking.
“Architecturally fascinating ancient building. Unique hidden gem. Relax in calm comfort. Just joy.”
Hosted by Sarah
“Architecturally fascinating ancient building. Unique hidden gem. Relax in calm comfort. Just joy.”
Hosted by Sarah
4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bathroom
Serene rustic-chic. Stunning, quirky & sophisticated. Quietly thrilling. Illuminated ancient nesting boxes. Tiny bedroom in tower with double bed & garden view. Ground-floor bathroom. Pull-out sofa-bed downstairs (115cms w. mattress). Bespoke kitchen beneath mezzanine. Lit cavern under sturdy glass floor-panel. Tranquil private scented garden terrace. Skillfully designed, this is a bright captivating treasure. Central heating. Heated floors. Wood-burner. Free parking.

From your host

“Architecturally fascinating ancient building. Unique hidden gem. Relax in calm comfort. Just joy.”
Hosted by Sarah
“Architecturally fascinating ancient building. Unique hidden gem. Relax in calm comfort. Just joy.”
Hosted by Sarah

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Living room
Full kitchen
BedroomDouble bed
Full bathroom

Tour this cottage

Living room
Full kitchen
BedroomDouble bed
Full bathroom
Dining room
Entrance
Exterior
Patio
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Location

Greenhill, Edinburgh, Scotland

Reviews

Ryeannie
Ryeannie
2 months ago
If you’re debating booking Dovecot, 100% do it. You will not be disappointed. I was blown away when I first arrived, from the beautiful garden to the modern bathroom with heated flooring. It was a lovely added touch to this historic cottage. Sarah…
Gabrielle
Gabrielle
3 months ago
We loved our stay! What a beautiful, unique space - so thoughtfully and creatively converted, super cosy and well located. Very friendly host who clearly cares a lot about the history and design of the property. Thanks for having us Sarah!
Nastassja
Nastassja
3 months ago
Sarah's Dovecot is beautiful and also much more spacious than we first expected. The bedroom at the top of the Dovecot is perfectly cosy and if you leave the blinds open you can see the moonlight come in onto the sloping ceiling. The whole place…
Alexandra
Alexandra
3 months ago
Beautiful place to stay, great location and lovely host.
Carron
Carron
3 months ago
This is a special little place in a great location - in a large private garden yet minutes from great cafes and access to the city. We adored the cottage - a complete one off and what I think Airbnb is really all about. Highly recommended as a…
Jake
Jake
3 months ago
What a lovely place! This dovecot is full of charm. This was one of the most unique Airbnb’s we’ve ever stayed in. We really enjoyed our time and could not recommend it enough. Sarah is also a thoughtful and attentive host. Thank you for everything!

Meet your hosts

Sarah User Profile
Hi, Iʼm Sarah
Writer, painter, gardener. Unique historic house in secluded mature walled garden: "managed wild" horticultural style, with frogs,…
Interaction with guests
Your host will be on the property and available for anything you need during your stay.
Co-host
Ron
Ron
Joined in September 2013
Joined in January 2016
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
Sarah User Profile
Hi, Iʼm Sarah
Writer, painter, gardener. Unique historic house in secluded mature walled garden: "managed wild" horticultural style, with frogs,…
Interaction with guests
Your host will be on the property and available for anything you need during your stay.
Co-host
Ron
Ron
Joined in September 2013
Joined in January 2016
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

House Rules

The host has set some house rules, which you’ll be asked to agree to when you book.
  • Check-in: 14:00 - 21:00
  • Checkout: 11:00

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