About this listing
Bed & Breakfast in period Townhouse in Edinburgh's Leith Links area overlooking park. Owners (Italian & English spoken) live in property and provide Scottish breakfast (with choice of vegetarian version) to guests in the house dining room.
Our two "airbnb" rooms are on the second floor of our Victorian townhouse.
The house is within walking distance to the famous "The Shore" dockland pubs & restaurants. There is free all day street parking and frequent bus services to town centre.
The twin room, with two singles, is elegantly furnished and has coffee and tea making facilities, Freeview TV and free Internet WIFI. A bathroom with shower and bath is just outside our two B&B rooms and is shared exclusively by both.
Please note our offered room tariff is based on 2 guests occupying one room. If alternative occupancy is required, please contact us via Airbnb for special arrangements.
Our home is Gay Friendly
From £49 room price low season
From £69 room price for high season bookings; Edinburgh Festval(s), Christmas, New Year (3 day minimum stay is applied for New Year bookings)
Our two Airbnb rooms are on the top (second floor) of our home. The private bathroom shared exclusively by the two rooms is on the same floor.
We run our home as a Bed & Breakfast for our Airbnb guests. There is no access to other areas of our home including the kitchen and dining room.
Interaction with Guests
We live in the house so are almost always on hand for any information or other needs which may help you to enjoy your stay with us.
Other Things to Note
Please note, as said previously, our Airbnb rooms are on the second (top) floor of our home, so there are two flights of stairs to reach the rooms. For this reason the accommodation, unfortunately, is not suitable for guests with mobility issues.
Our house is an late Georgian/early Victorian Townhouse. We consider our home as a quiet one where our guests can relax during their stay in Edinburgh. For this reason we ask your guests to not make any unnecessary noise. Our floors are original English (website hidden)ease help us maintain this by not using high heeled shoes indoors and avoid dragging heavy suitcases across the floors.
The entire house is non-smoking. You can of course smoke outside in our front garden.
Check Out time is 11am, at the latest, unless otherwise arranged with owners.
You will have a key to your room and also a front door key for you to come and go as you please. Your hosts Eric & Alessandro live on the premises and are pleased to help you with any information they can provide to make your stay enjoyable. We also speak Italian..
From Dec 29 - 31, 2015 the minimum stay is 3 nights.
About the Host, Eric
Eric is a retired IT consultant who worked in Florence, Italy for many years. Originally from Edinburgh and thus the decision to return to "Leith" and embark on this B&B venture.
Alessandro is from Viareggio, Italy and worked for many years in the fashion industry. He has joined Eric and they work together to make your Edinburgh stay an enjoyable experience!!
Our Persian cat is called Soraya! She doesn't have the freedom of the house when we have guests..but, you might hear her meowing behind a closed door!!