About the home
Birchwood Townhouse is a totally modernized old stonehouse, situated in Old Town conservation area, beautifully designed, with all conveniences and a patio garden, 3 min. walking distance from :
* High Street with shops, cafés, pubs, restaurants and galleries
* River Tweed and riverside parkland, leading to country walks
* A 18-hole golf course (Green card not required)
* Swimming pool
Living so centrally, gives the freedom for a family, or group of friends, to engage in different activities,without depending on a car. However, there is free street parking right outside the house. The centre of Edinburgh is only 40 min. by car, or you can take the bus from High Street. Local taxi rates are affordable.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 100m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 1 shower room|
|Furniture:||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
First floor: Entrance hall, bathroom/shower, kitchen with small breakfast table, living room with comfortable leather couches, oak flooring and a warming Victorian gas fire and a dining-area that seats 6, bedroom with a good sized double bed.
A staircase with skylight leads up to a spacious attic with:
One large bedroom with 2 single beds.
One single bedroom with a good size office workspace.
From the attic windows, one can overlook Peebles and the hillside with golf course.
All rooms have plenty of storage space.
Further details outdoors:
The patio garden has a large, secure shed which will accommodate bicycles.
The Scottish Borders region
Edinburgh is the second largest city in Scotland and one of Europe's largest financial centres. Scotland is known for its natural beauty. The climate here is very changeable: winter are cold and the summer's temperature is usually warm.
Scotland has a lot to offer and Edinburgh has plenty of attractions and places to visits.
The Peebles area
Peebles, a charming market town with 10000 inhabitants, with a unique old-time charm and rich in tradition and culture. There are plenty of shops, pubs, restaurants, art galleries, museums.
Edinburgh is only 40 minutes by car, or £35 by local taxi rates.(or £35 from the airport). Within 3 minute walking distance of a 18 hole golf course, High Street with shops, pubs, restaurants etc, River Tweed and riverside parkland, leading to country walks.
How to get there
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Peebles is a picturesque market town in the Scottish Borders, 23 miles south of Edinburgh and 50 miles from Glasgow.
It takes 30 min. to City Bypass and 40 min. to the centre of Edinburgh.
Visit Google maps for a journey planner.
Activities near Peebles
Tennis in town
Golf less than 15 mins walk
Rural / countryside retreats
05 Jan 2013
we have just returned from having a week at birchwood townhouse we had a fantastic time and the house has everything you could possibly need. peebles is lovely and plenty of shops, coffee... more
06 Nov 2012
We traveled to Scotland for our daughters wedding and we stayed here for our visit. Sjur (the owner) was prompt with correspondence, and when you arrive the house keeper lives across the street,... more
07 May 2012
Spacious and comfortable. Close to High Street. Needs to upgrade shower facility though, very poor presssure. Wi-fi good. Only free-view TV and on an old style TV. More sheets and towels could have... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 5|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|29 Dec 12||6 Jan 13||£ 550||£ 75||£ 75||1 Week|
|6 Jan 13||24 Feb 13||£ 350||£ 75||£ 75||3 Nights|
|24 Feb 13||26 Mar 13||£ 325||£ 75||£ 75||3 Nights|
|30 Mar 13||1 Jun 13||£ 400||£ 85||£ 85||3 Nights|
|1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 450||£ 95||£ 95||3 Nights|
|29 Jun 13||31 Aug 13||£ 575||£ 100||£ 100||1 Week|
|31 Aug 13||5 Oct 13||£ 400||£ 85||£ 85||3 Nights|
|5 Oct 13||26 Oct 13||£ 350||£ 80||£ 80||3 Nights|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
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