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Luxury 4 bedroom accommodation, ideal for golf parties or family breaks

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 4 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday cottage in Tranent - The Stables

4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, dining kitchen, large living area, garden, parking WiFi

The building dates from 1858, however, the internal accommodation is every inch 21st century living. Providing accommodation for up to 8 people in the form of 4 double or twin bedded rooms each with television, 2 with en-suite facilities, a further full bathroom and separate cloakroom; dining area - seats 8; gourmet kitchen with range cooker, and a large comfortable living area, with seating for 8, WiFi broadband and washing and drying facilities are in house.

Externally a large courtyard houses a secure storage facility for golf equipment, bikes, etc., and a front courtyard provides off street parking. A rear garden is there for relaxing in / BBQ.

Set in the grounds of historic Tranent Parish Manse, with easy access from the A1 motorway, the Stables provides an ideal luxury retreat or staging point for access to East Lothians Golf Courses countryside hiking and biking, sailing and windsurfing, and many other local attractions.

Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Alastair Raitt
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 November, 2016
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(45 traveller reviews)

Luxury 4 bedroom accommodation, ideal for golf parties or family breaks
average rating of 4.866667 based on 45 reviews
5

Clean, modern, spacious, lovely

  • 5 of 5

The property was perfect for my sister and I, plus 5 children, plenty of space, clean and very well equipped. The owners were very friendly and quick to accommodate, even packed our Tesco delivery shop away for us, greatly appreciated. A really lovely house, 20 mins from centre of Edinburgh/ 5 mins from lovely beach, would definitely recommend and will be rebooking for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Looking forward to welcoming you back next year!!!
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5

Perfect Place

  • 5 of 5

Excellent property for our family with 2 adults and 3 Kids (16, 14,10). Everyone felt at home. From the separate parking place, full equipped kitchen, spacy living room - everything is available and absolute nothing to criticise.

Reliable Organisation during booking process as well as during arrival and departure. Catherine and Alastair are great Hosts. So the property should receive 6 Rating stars !!!!

For Golfers: Tranent is located very central to many courses (Gullane, Craigilaw). Also try Kings Acre !!

We will come back for sure !!

Familie Steeb, Germany

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Peaceful place!

  • 4 of 5

A great space for a group of friends, with easy access to everywhere. Very friendly owners who were efficient online and helpful when we were onsite - having us arrive late was no issue.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous property, we plan to return.

  • 5 of 5

Based on the excellent reviews, we arranged a family gathering at The Stables. It was everything we were expecting & more. The property was beautifully & tastefully renovated. It was extremely welcoming & comfortable & enjoyed by everyone who stayed there. The owners Alastair & Catherine were very helpful & accomodating with excellent communication. Ideally located for Edinburgh, the surrounding area & local attractions. We can recommend Giancarlos Italian restaurant in Tranent. Loved Duncan, the owners Great Dane, who came to visit regularly. We all had a fabulous stay & will definately be returning sometime in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Warm and Welcoming!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful accommodation with very welcoming and friendly owners. Perfect getaway for both families or group of friends. Great correspondence throughout the booking process. Will definitely be back! We miss Duncan the dog already!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous!!!

  • 5 of 5

8 of us stayed here for a girly weekend away! We cannot praise it enough! The welcome we received was lovely and warm (as was every encounter with the owners). Everyone felt so relaxed and at home. The house is spotlessly clean too and spacious enough for us all not to be getting under each other’s feet. Everything you could possibly need is supplied for you…hair dryers, washing powder…you name it, it’s there! About 30 minutes taxi drive into the main city costing around £35-£40 (Capital Cars were amazing). Cannot recommend The Stables enough! Perfect place and already planning our return! Big love to Duncan the Dog who made a huge impression on us all too!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Ladies, Glad you enjoyed your stay, and hopefully see you all back sometime soon!
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Edinburgh
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
The Tower
Nearest Ferry
24 Miles
Rosyth
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Longniddry
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Prestonpans
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
A1 (A198 junction Bankton)
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Longniddry Inn
Nearest Ski
13 Miles
Hillend
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Seton Sands
Car: recommended

With over 40 miles of magnificent coastline, golden beaches, rolling countryside, spectacular cliffs, award-winning tourist attractions and the world’s finest selection of links golf courses, East Lothian combines the best of Scotland in miniature! It may feel like a million miles away, but it’s only minutes from Edinburgh by car, train or bus.

Golf: East Lothian is one of Scotland's best regions for golf. We have 19 courses catering for golfers of all standards and tastes. Some courses you will recognise - Dunbar, North Berwick, Musselburgh, Gullane and The Open Championship course at Muirfield.

We also offer traditional links and classic inland golf courses, courses steeped in history, and modern, challenging, courses. All coupled with friendly clubhouses and affordable green fees. Come and discover them for yourself.

There's so much information on golfing in East Lothian there is a dedicated website which outlines the key information on each course, provides details on golfing packages and features resources for golfers of all abilities.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Tranent, Edinburgh and Lothians

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Festive 2016
17 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 4 nights
From
£300
From
£500
Fri,Sat
£1,500
£3,500
 
 
winter / spring 2017
8 Jan 2017 - 10 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£400
for 2 nights
From
£200
From
£300
Fri,Sat
£800
£2,500
 
 
Easter 2017
11 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£750
for 3 nights
From
£250
From
£350
Fri,Sat
£1,200
£3,200
 
 
Early Summer2017
22 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£500
for 2 nights
From
£250
From
£400
Fri,Sat
£1,200
£3,200
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
2 night minimum stay
£600
for 2 nights
From
£300
From
£450
Fri,Sat
£1,500
£4,000
 
 
Festival
29 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£700
for 2 nights
From
£350
From
£500
Fri,Sat
£1,700
£5,000
 
 
Autumn
4 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£400
for 2 nights
From
£200
From
£350
Fri,Sat
£1,000
£3,200
 
 
Winter 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£400
for 2 nights
From
£200
From
£300
Fri,Sat
£800
£2,800
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£450
for 2 nights
From
£225
From
£300
Fri,Sat,Sun
£900
£3,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Non refundable deposit (£250 - becomes security deposit) required at point of booking to secure dates unless by agreement of owners (see website for contact details)

Full cleared payment (including security deposit) required minimum 6 weeks before arrival, unless by prior arrangement with owners.

Security deposit retained for 7 days after letting period (£250), then returned by BACS transfer

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Tranent in Edinburgh and Lothians

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 180 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Shared, ground floor
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure , En-suite
    Bathroom 3 - Shower Enclosure , En-suite
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , cloakroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Can be 2 singles ensuite
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Can be king size double ensuite
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Can be king size double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Can be king size double
  • 2 combed bedrooms on first floor have en-suite shower rooms with wash hand basin and WC first floor. 2 ground floor bedrooms share a bathroom with shower over, and a cloakroom WC. All bedrooms have TV's, alarm clocks and storage. WiFi throughout.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Golf Clubs
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
External secure storage available to house golf clubs, bikes, canoes, surf boards etc.. Call for more info.

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