Our lovely spacious family home is situated in the historic seaside town of Musselburgh and is located six miles from Edinburgh. Musselburgh train station to Edinburgh city centre takes only 7 minutes. The train station is a five minute walk from our house. There is also a regular bus service which includes a night service two minutes from our house.
The popular town of Musselburgh is situated on the southern shore of the Firth of Forth at the mouth of the River Esk. It is surrounded by unspoiled countyside and offers delightful walks along the river, promenade and links. Leisure facilities are varied including the famous Musselburgh Race course, a choice of golf courses (including one of the oldest clubs in the country), theatre, harbour, sailing, cycling, swimming pool and sports centre. The town retains its original market town shape which is now lined with numerous shops, with a large supermarket.
It is also a target for naturalists who come to see the huge populations of migrating waders ducks and seabirds which flock to the River Esk.
There is a large shopping complex close by (5 mins by bus) including many restaurants and cinema.
Family of 3.
We love to travel, walk, cycle, eat out and do things as a family.
Sleeps 5 people and also a space for a cot, we have a cot available if required.
Our comfortable family home has 2 double spacious bedrooms and a spacious single bedroom. The bathroom has a bath, shower and a WC. There is a separate WC down the stairs. Our conservatory overlooks our garden where we love to watch the local birds. Its a great place to relax whether having a glass of wine, cup of coffee or just sitting reading a book or listening to music.
The well equiped kitchen has a gas hob and electric oven, dishwasher and adjoining laundry room with washing machine.
TV, gas central heating, gas fire, wifi.
Our huge garage doubles up as a storage area and play space. It has a pool table, double basket ball net and lots of kids outdoor play equipment and has a fridge/freezer to chill your drinks when out enjoying the garden. For outside dining we have a large gas BBQ, dining tables and chairs.
There is a secret entrance at the back of our garden which takes you to the local kids park where kids can play football or just play on the equipment.
There are a lot of cycling routes located near our home and have bikes and a scooter that you could borrow.
Depending on the time of year you can enjoy fruit from our apple tree, plum tree and cherry tree.
Private off street parking for 2 cars. Ample parking.
If you are here in the winter and a lucky enough to have snow we have sledges available.
Edinburgh has all year round activities and lots to do and see, including the famous Edinburgh festival and is one of the best destinations in the world for sepending christmas and Hogmany. If details are required for when you are here, we would be happy to send you an itinerary.
Look forward to hearing from you.