Cosy woodburner
Open Plan Kitchen
Dining in
Main Bedroom
Large shower-room with rainfall shower
Looking up to mezzanine bedroom
Twin room
Looking towards the cottage
Edinburgh Castle
Beautiful Glentress Forest
1 / 12  Lounge/Diner
2 / 12  Lounge
3 / 12  Cosy woodburner
4 / 12  Open Plan Kitchen
5 / 12  Dining in
6 / 12  Main Bedroom
7 / 12  Large shower-room with rainfall shower
8 / 12  Looking up to mezzanine bedroom
9 / 12  Twin room
10 / 12  Looking towards the cottage
11 / 12  Edinburgh Castle
12 / 12  Beautiful Glentress Forest

Linton Cottage

Edinburgh (17mls SW), Edinburgh
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Fishing onsite / nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Situated in a lovely village just 30 minutes from Edinburgh
  • Walking distance to shops, pubs and restaurant
  • Great area for walking directly from the house into the Pentland Hills
  • Glentress Forest offers great mountain bike tracks for all abilities
  • Horse riding centre within a few miles of the house
  • Ideal base to explore the Scottish Borders and the cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh
Property code: PB71M

Cottage is set in a beautiful conservation village, ideal countryside location within easy reach of Edinburgh great area for a short break.  This unique and charming property was originally two weaver's cottages, dating back to the 19th Century, now sympathetically transformed into a lovely holiday home retaining some original features.

The cottage is situated just off the main street within the village, just a few minutes’ walk of the excellent local amenities including shops, a pub and restaurant. There are two golf courses and some fantastic walks for all abilities from the front door into the Pentland Hills and along the old Roman road.  Glentress Forest which is ideal for any mountain bike enthusiast is only 18 miles away where bikes can be hired, if you prefer to bring your own bikes there is complimentary lockable storage at the property.  Horse riding is also available within 2 miles of the property.  Edinburgh is just 30 minutes’ drive (with easy access to the Park and Ride) or alternatively use the hourly bus service. Glasgow can be reached in under an hour.

Entering the cottage into the hallway you will find the master bedroom which has some lovely original features it is bright and spacious.  Next door is the bathroom with underfloor heating, separate rainfall shower cubicle and WC.  Along the hallway is the mezzanine twin bedroom which also features a PlayStation games console and is a great space for teenagers and children to escape!  The open plan lounge and kitchen is cosy and welcoming with smart TV, sound bar, YouView, DVD player and iPod dock.  There is a cosy log burner, window seat and lovely stone feature wall.  The kitchen has a breakfast bar, electric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and Espresso coffee machine.  It is a great place to sit back and relax after a day out exploring.  Under the stairs you will find a freezer and washer/dryer.

There is private parking adjacent to the property, although there is no garden the house is surrounded with lots of open space, there is also a play park within walking distance.  There are some lovely walks straight from the house and there is secure storage available for your bikes.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 2 bedrooms - 1 king-size bedroom and twin mezzanine bedroom off the hall
  • 1 bathroom with separate rain shower cubicle
  • Kitchen - electric cooker and hob, dishwasher, fridge, microwave and Espresso machine
  • Utility cupboard with freezer and washer/dryer
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • TV, DVD, Netflix, YouView and sound bar in the lounge
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off road parking
  • Wi-Fi Included
  • 1 well behaved dog welcome
  • Shops, pubs and restaurant within walking distance
  • Arrival 4pm

This property is personally managed by Lucy.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 7 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Clare 6th July 2019

This is a fabulous cottage in a very beautiful location. It was not as remote as we thought and the local amenities of shops and restaurants nearby were very useful. it was spotlessly clean and attractively presented. The bed was very comfortable and the mezzanine level made a lovely second bedroom. The kitchen had everything needed and we really cRead moreouldn't fault the facilities. A great base for exploring Edinburgh with good transport links or the surrounding areas with beautiful scenery. Hide

Reviewed by Chris 19th May 2019

no recommendations - the place for us was perfect!

Reviewed by Puthenpurackal 1st April 2019

A well appointed cottage ... Everything has been carefully thought through. I met the owners ... Lovely people, friendly and helpful. There is post office ... Where you can withdraw money from the counter using your bank card. The co-op literally a stone throw away from the cottage ... Could become your extended pantry ... I love to cook ... So it Read moreproved useful. Close by there's the catwalk ... Which we did. We also did 3&1/2hours walki n the Pentland Hills Hide

Reviewed by Julian 25th August 2018

We have just returned from our week away and didn't want to leave! The cottage is beautiful and extremely comfortable. There was a lot of attention to small detail to make our stay very enjoyable, would definitively recommend and return for another stay. Location fantastic for visiting Edinburgh and has some beautiful walks close by.

Reviewed by Glynn 11th August 2018

This is a lovely cottage in a pretty village , the cottage has everything you could possibly need. The owners are really friendly and live next door. If you need anything they will be happy to help. The cottage is in a great location for visiting Edinburgh we used the local park and ride on our visits into Edinburgh. I would definitely recommend thRead moreis cottage it's one of the best we have stayed in. Hide

Reviewed by Helen 4th August 2018

As above brilliant every we could possibly nead was in the cottage we couldnt have anything more.

Reviewed by Zoe 21st July 2018

This is a charming cottage and well equipped. The owner lives next door and responded to us very quickly when a couple of things needed attention. The cottage is in a quiet spot convenient for village amenities, and the surrounding countryside is beautiful.

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