Large home 2 miles south of the city centre

Reino Unido - Scotland - Edinburgh

País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,The front of our house
The front of our house
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,View from back garden into house
View from back garden into house
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Our kitchen which is great for entertaining
Our kitchen which is great for entertaining
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Our funky new chairs
Our funky new chairs
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Wood burning stove
Wood burning stove
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Kitchen at night
Kitchen at night
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Family room
Family room
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Victorian bathroom for a bit of luxury
Victorian bathroom for a bit of luxury
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Our hall hosting our newest addition
Our hall hosting our newest addition
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Master bedroom
Master bedroom
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Upstairs bathroom
Upstairs bathroom
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Stairs
Stairs
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Front sitting room
Front sitting room
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Front sitting room/music room
Front sitting room/music room
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Fotos de la casa, imágenes de la casa
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,2nd double bedroom
2nd double bedroom
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,2nd double room
2nd double room
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,3rd double bedroom
3rd double bedroom
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,3rd double bedroom
3rd double bedroom
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,3rd double bedroom
3rd double bedroom
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Our local park a 3 minute Walk away
Our local park a 3 minute Walk away
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Our local canal at the end of our street
Our local canal at the end of our street
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,The office with additional sofa bed for 1 adult
The office with additional sofa bed for 1 adult
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Office and additional sofa bed. WiFi etc...
Office and additional sofa bed. WiFi etc...
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Our family
Our family
País de intercambio de casas,United Kingdom,Edinburgh,Georgi our cockapoo
Georgi our cockapoo
  • Capacidad de alojamiento9
  • Dormitorios3
  • Baños2

Intercambio de casa

Intercambio de fin de semana

No se permite fumar

Se aceptan niños

No se ofrece intercambio de coche

Buscamos

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Nuestra casa

Descripción de la casa que ofrecemos en intercambio

( SUMMER 2020 ARRANGED )We have recently renovated our kitchen and sitting room into a large open plan family room housing a lovely big dining kitchen with a table for 8. This family room has a wonderful wood burning stove which rotates 360° and has two sets of bifold doors opening out to the garden, a decked patio area and an in ground trampoline. We also have a second sitting room if you need quiet time. Hundreds of books, 3 Televisions, 2 Tivo boxes, a PS3, Wii etc..

There is a beautifully renovated Jack and Jill style en suite accessed from the master bedroom as well as the hall with a walk in shower and a roll top bath. We have a second bathroom upstairs with bath and shower also.

We have a lovely garden, patio area hosting a Barbecue and an sunken in ground trampoline which is fab in the nice weather &can also be great in winter if you wrap up warm!! It is Scotland after all.

Our home has a king size Master bedroom plus 2 further double bedrooms. Our second sitting room with a very comfortable double sofa bed if ye need more space. We have an additional sofa bed in the office which makes a comfortable bed for one adult or 2 children. So the house could really host up to 9 people depending on whether you have babies/children/ people willing to share double beds etc...We have WIFI & a piano too.

Tipo

Casa de dos o más plantas/ Residencia principal


Comodidades

  • Baño o aseo accesible para silla de ruedas
  • Terraza o porche
  • Servicio de limpieza disponible
  • Lavavajillas
  • Lavadora
  • Secadora
  • Microondas
  • Entorno tranquilo
  • Chimenea
  • Intimidad / Retiro
  • Equipado para niños
  • Jardín
  • Calefacción
  • Garaje
  • Base para dispositivos electrónicos
  • Aparcamiento incluido
  • Terraza / Patio

Entretenimiento

  • Ordenador disponible
  • DVD
  • Acceso a Internet
  • Piano
  • Televisor
  • Internet WiFi
  • Cuarto de estar o de juegos

Extras

  • Canguro disponible
  • Uso de bicicletas

Entorno

  • Suburbano

Barrio

Descripción de nuestro barrio y la zona en que se encuentra

We live in the Shandon area, which is close to central Edinburgh. Our community has lots of green space in playparks and our street is right beside the lovely Union Canal which houses houseboats, a cafe and further down the canal has a host of bars and restaurants as well as Craiglockhart Hill which is a short way away from where you can see the whole city when you reach the top. The area has the cosy feel of a village and is a very friendly community with lots of local amenities from local shops, cafe, bars, restaurants to bigger supermarkets still within walking distance. We are about 2 mins walk to a bus stop which brings you direct to the city centre in about 10-15 mins or you can get to Princes St down the quiet relaxing Union canal path in roughly half an hour. Edinburgh is famous for its historic old town and castle and the Festival and Fringe which last throughout August and when it is extremely difficult to find accomodation. We'd pick this time to travel leaving a great time for others to visit.

We have extremely friendly neighbours also which is a bonus when you are new to an area

Actividades al aire libre

  • Ciclismo
  • Eventos culturales
  • Canoa / kayak
  • Golf
  • Gimnasio / centro deportivo
  • Tenis
  • Senderismo
  • Lago
  • Piscina pública

Ocio

  • Parque / zona de juegos
  • Cafeterías
  • Restaurantes
  • Tiendas

Actividades culturales

  • Conciertos
  • Galerías
  • Museos

Transporte cercano

  • Autobús
  • Tranvía

Servicios del barrio

  • Tienda de barrio
  • Farmacia
  • Supermercado

Atractivos

Dónde ir y qué hacer mientras se esté en nuestra casa

Shandon is a vibrant place with local shops, cafe, hairdressing salons and some very good pubs. We are only a short walk away from the Fountainpark area which has a great multiplex IMAX cinema as well as Ten pin bowling, casino, gym etc...and some fantastic pubs and restaurants if you wanted to stay more locally. But we are also a 2 minute walk from many direct buses which take you into the city in 15minutes. Shandon is also equidistant to both Gorgie which has many local shops and supermarkets and also the lovely Bruntsfield and Morningside which have lovely boutiques, cafes and bars. We have the best of both worlds we think. Edinburgh has also been voted the 4th best city in the world recently so come and swap with us.

Nuestros restaurantes favoritos

  • The Fountain (gastro pub)
  • The Guru Balti (indian)
  • Piazza Verde (Italian)

Los mejores bares y restaurantes

  • The Caley Sample Rooms
  • Montpeliers
  • The Blackbird bar

Las mejores tiendas

  • Farmers markets (various days&venues)
  • Lupe Pintos Mexican and world foods shop (Tollcross)
  • Victoria and Cockburn street boutiques

Actividades culturales y de ocio


Paseos o rutas para salir a correr

  • The Canal path & Craiglockhart Hill
  • Pentland hills
  • Water of Leith paths

Gimnasios o centros deportivos

  • Craiglockhart Sports & Tennis centre
  • EICC Ratho climbing centre ,cafe and gym
  • Nuffield Health centre and gym, Fountain park

Excursiones de día que merecen la pena

  • North Berwick
  • Coldingham Bay & St Abbs
  • Glasgow :Science centre, Kelvingrove art gallery & museum

Nuestras preferencias

Lo qué nos gusta y lo qué no... Estas son nuestras preferencias y normas domésticas.

We are looking for summer swap 2020 that is dog friendly!!

Condiciones

  • Se aceptan niños
  • Se admiten mascotas
  • No se permite fumar
  • no requerido

Intercambio de coche

  • No se ofrece intercambio de coche

Intercambios especiales

  • Intercambio de casa
  • Intercambio de fin de semana
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