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Enchanting 16th Century Dovecot Cottage in Private Garden.
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ENTIRE COTTAGE IN EDINBURGH

Enchanting 16th Century Dovecot Cottage in Private Garden.

4 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Historic stone dovecot. Illuminated ancient pigeon nesting-boxes. Serene rustic-chic. Heated floors. Stunning, quirky & sophisticated. Quietly thrilling. Tiny bedroom in tower with double bed & garden view. Pull-out sofa-bed downstairs (115cms w. mattress). Ground floor bathroom. Bespoke kitchen beneath mezzanine. Counter-tops of slabs of tree that once grew in the garden. Lit cavern under sturdy glass floor-panel. Tranquil private scented garden terrace. Skilfully designed, this is a bright captivating little treasure. Central heating. Wood-burner. CCTV. Free parking. 20mins walk to centre.
“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 bath
Historic stone dovecot. Illuminated ancient pigeon nesting-boxes. Serene rustic-chic. Heated floors. Stunning, quirky & sophisticated. Quietly thrilling. Tiny bedroom in tower with double bed & garden view. Pull-out sofa-bed downstairs (115cms w. mattress). Ground floor bathroom. Bespoke kitchen beneath mezzanine. Counter-tops of slabs of tree that once grew in the garden. Lit cavern under sturdy glass floor-panel. Tranquil private scented garden terrace. Skilfully designed, this is a bright captivating little treasure. Central heating. Wood-burner. CCTV. Free parking. 20mins walk to centre.
“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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“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

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Living room
Full kitchen
BedroomDouble bed
Full bathroom
Dining room
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Location

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Reviews

Lesley
Lesley
a month ago
The Dovecot is a great place to stay. Beautifully styled and set in lovely gardens. It is ideally situated in a quiet location but only a twenty minute walk into the city and only ten minutes from other shops and nice places to eat at Bruntsfield…
Matthew
Matthew
a month ago
The pictures do not do the dovecot justice! Arriving we were blown away by the beauty of the place. It is so unique and everything has been done to the highest spec. Only 30 minutes walk from the Royal Miles and about 5 minutes walk from bars and…
Kevin
Kevin
2 months ago
Terrific host at an incredible location
Lynn
Lynn
2 months ago
Absolutely outstanding accommodation. So unique and distinctive. My partner and I enjoyed every moment of our stay. The attention to detail in the dovecot is wonderful. The whole place feels warm and welcoming as soon as you step in. We felt very at…
Victoria
Victoria
2 months ago
A highly recommended residence. Perfect location a 15 minute walk to the city centre. Property full of character, beautifully presented too. Sarah was s great host with lots of information about the residence, sightseeing, transport and enjoying…
Steve
Steve
3 months ago
The Dovecot is a brilliant and unique place to stay, with short walks and drives to everything you could need in Edinburgh and the surrounding area. Sarah is a fantastic host, she gave us some great tips about the local area and made us feel very…

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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

Cancellation Policy and House Rules

Entire cottage in Edinburgh