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Carlops Cottage

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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 12 reviews

Very Good 4.5/5 

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Carlops Cottage is in the historically interesting village of Carlops, near to the city of Edinburgh

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Carlops Cottage is traditional-style cottage but with modern conveniences. The cottage offers comfortable accommodation for 4 plus baby and includes a spacious living room (looking out on the small south-facing garden) with dining area at one end, a well-equipped kitchen, a bathroom with bath and shower, double bedroom and twin/double bedroom with a view over the famous Carlops Rock.

The cottage is perfect for friends and family holidays, romantic breaks, hill walking with your dog or a quiet country base for Edinburgh shopping and sights. Don’t forget the Edinburgh Festival in August and Hogmanay celebrations at New Year.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Edinburgh coast line
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Edinburgh Airport 15 km, Nearest railway: Edinburgh Waverley or Haymarket 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden
Access Parking
Further details indoors

The cottage is well-equipped with gas hob, fan oven, microwave, refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, televisions with DVD players & a selection of DVDs, CD player etc.

Internet access is provided via free broadband wifi.

Central heating, instant hot water and electricity are provided free of charge, as are bed linen and towels.

A cot and high chair are provided but please bring your baby's bedding.

Parking is available and free at the cottage.

Further details

Pets are welcome at no extra charge, by arrangement.

The Edinburgh region

Carlops Cottage is in the historically interesting village of Carlops which is nestled at the foot of the Pentland Hills Regional Park, on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

It is an ideal location for hillwalking, cycling, skiing, pony trekking, fishing and golf, as well as for visiting the beautiful city of Edinburgh for, among other things, its culture, history and shopping!

The historic market town of Peebles is nearby, one of the many interesting places set in the stunning Scottish Borders.

Within easy reach are an abundance of castles and gardens which have their spring, summer and autumn attractions.

An ideal base for family holidays, romantic getaways, honeymoon hideout, sporting base ….


On the doorstep of Carlops Cottage is the Pentland Hills Regional Park. It is a favourite walking area for experienced hikers, nature lovers or simply for taking the dog for a stroll.

Skiing is a winter option on the hills or as an all-year option at the nearby ski centre.

Only a short drive away are the historic towns, castles and gardens of the Scottish Borders.

The culture, sights and shopping of Edinburgh are easily accessed by car or bus.

Among many other nearby attractions, Rosslyn Chapel is worth a mention.

Or stay at home and enjoy the village with its 18th century hotel providing pub & restaurant, the village hall with various activities and the children's play area.

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Review 1-10 of 12

25 Feb 2015


"Lovely cottage"

Warm, spacious, clean and ideally sited for Edinburgh.We made a last minute booking and were very pleased with the cottage.10 miles south of the city in a small village. Booking was easy and the cotta… More

23 Feb 2015


"We will put it this way Enjoyed a 3 night break at Carlops Cottage."

Hello Everyone interested,We will put it this way Enjoyed a 3 night break at Carlops Cottage. The ground floor apartment is very spacious and ideal for friends sharing as there are one bathroom and lo… More

24 Nov 2014



We walked in and we were amazed. It is a very beautiful cottage with everything you could need, only 9miles outside of Edinburgh, the cottage was very warm, and comfortable with a very friendly pub n… More

13 Oct 2014


"Sehr empfehlenswert"

Ein wunderbares Ferienhaus. Sieht zwar von außen recht klein aus, entpuppt sich innen aber als sehr geräumiges, top ausgestattetes Ferienhaus. Es fehlt wirklich an nichts - die Küche ist komplett e… More

30 Jul 2014


"A quiet place close to Edinburgh"

The cottage is easy to find, the key pickup is simple and in it there are all utensils one can imagine. We have never stayed at a rented place with a kitchen so well equipped. Very suitable for famili… More

Two carpets have been replaced and the others have been cleaned.
Thank you very much for your comments.

7 Jun 2014


"Excellent base."

Having read the reviews from people who have stayed at Carlops after us I feel that I must say that we found the cottage to be excellent value, very clean and in a great location for tourist adventure… More

31 May 2014


"Better than expected"

Clean, tidy, well presented, good size rooms, modern conveniences and utilities. 17 miles from Edinburgh City Centre, surrounded by countryside. Had a very nice and comfortable stay.… More

20 Apr 2014


"Not as described :-("

Realised that this was an animal friendly place but didn't like the "dog smell" on entering the cottage. Our main issues were with the poor standard of cleanliness definitely overdue a … More

We are always grateful for feedback from our guests and respond promptly to their suggestions.
The cottage has undergone a deep clean this week.
The vacuum cleaner has been repaired and the letterbox replaced.
The village's hotel is undergoing refurbishment of its kitchen & restaurant so we trust this will be to the benefit of our future guests.

17 Feb 2014


"A refreshing alternative to an impersonal hotel"

I booked Carlops Cottage for 2 nights only for myself and teenage son's weekend away to watch the rugby at Murrayfield, which we do twice a year. In the past we've tried B&B and hotels, in E… More

12 Jul 2013


"Very cozy quaint cottage nestled in the lovely Pentland Hills."

We absolutely enjoyed our stay at Carlops Cottage! It was the perfect place to relax and enjoy the rural Scottish scenery. The local pub is next door and provides great food in addition to local flavo… More

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    Becky G.

    • 2 Years listed

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    Calendar last updated:28 May 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
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