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Self Catering Property Reviews for Faside Estate nr Edinburgh

Average rating: (2 reviews)

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Faside Estate nr Edinburgh, Faside Castle, Tranent, Edinburgh, EH33 2LE

Description of the self catering

Woodside and Gateside Lodge are self catering properties within the grounds of Faside Estate. Within the shared grounds there is almost an acre of woodland a quarter of a century old and a small woodland pond. There is a shared barbecue area and picnic bench for enjoyable summer afternoons and evenings. The gardens are surrounded by a beech hedge and have a small orchard, where you will often find our black rock chickens. There is plenty of parking space adjacent to the property.

Best Features

The ground floor accommodation comprises of two double bedrooms with wardrobes and a family bathroom with bath/shower. The floors throughout this level are of beautiful Chinese Slate and reclaimed wood flooring is used on the upper level.

Upstairs is a large open plan living area with a kitchen comprising of electric cooker/hob; fridge; microwave; ample storage and all the mod cons. There is also a washing machine with integral dryer. There is a dining table which seats 4, perfect for enjoying your evening meals.

The focal point of the living area is the full height window, which boasts stunning panoramic views at all times of day through all the seasons. From here you can see the Forth Rail Bridge; Arthur's Seat; Edinburgh; the coast of Fife and, on a really clear day, over to the Lomand Hills.

Wallyford station is only 3 miles away with plenty of free parking, and the train takes 11 minutes to get to Waverley, right in the heart of Edinburgh.

Sleeps: from 1 to 4

Pets: Yes

Contact Details

Contact Name: Susan Brash

Telephone: 0131 6657654

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8 of 15 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 09/2010
Cottage Review:  

Fantastic setting and warm reception. Thank you for making our holiday so memorable! :-)

Make up of party:  Family
Cleanliness: exceptional Location: exceptional
Facilities: exceptional Views: exceptional
Value: exceptional Overall rating:
Review Added by: Watson Review Added: 31.05.2011
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7 of 18 people found this review helpful
Recommended?  Definitely Date of visit: 02/2010
Cottage Review:  

Having played in the ruins as a youngster it has been a thrill to return and see the place as it is today. Go up on the roof on a starry night - magical!"

Make up of party:  Family
Cleanliness: exceptional Location: good
Facilities: good Views: exceptional
Value: good Overall rating:
Review Added by: not your email address Review Added: 29.07.2010
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