Lovely, cosy, room in Edinburgh

Homestay in The Wisp - Edinburgh, United Kingdom

About the Homestay

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We are a family of three, myself, my partner, and we have a young child.

We have lovely cat Elmo.

I speak Polish as well as English.

The guest room is set in our beautiful, modern, mid-terraced townhouse home, situated in a residential area of Edinburgh only 20 mins bus ride from the city centre. Suitable for couples or singles, this cosy double bedroom is located on the first floor and you have access to a fully modern private bathroom.

The bedroom includes a Smart HD TV with DVD player (many DVDs available), full SKY TV including SKY Sports, SKY Movies, BT Sport, free Wi-Fi, iron/ironing board, hairdryer. A wardrobe is provided, fresh towels and bedding.

Our kitchen is available for breakfast (7am-10am)only . We provide cereals, toast, yogurts, fruits, muffins, Nutella, jams, juice, coffee and tea etc.), there is no cooking allowed or access to the kitchen after early(till 10am) breakfast.

All guests will have their own keys however please inform us if you intend to return late as we have a newborn baby and we expect a minimum amount of noise, thank you. :-)

We have an outdoor patio area where you can drink tea/coffee and relax(for breakfast only).

We love our beautiful city and we are more than happy to help with advice regarding shops, restaurants, bars, places to go etc.

Guests can have access to the kitchen for breakfast only (no cooking), we supply cereals, bread for toast, fruits etc. The kitchen is not available out-with breakfast time (until 10am). Guests are not permitted to bring food in for dinner and eat it in the kitchen or room.

Non smokers only.

No shoes in the house.

Pets

Cat

House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • TV
  • Internet Access
  • Non Smoking

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 2 nights

Maximum stay is for 31 nights

Check-in date must be before 19 Dec 2020

Available for given dates

Bedroom 1
From £26 per night
Double Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Pull-Out Sofa Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

A cosy double room for one or two people (sharing bed) with access to a shared bathroom. The bedroom includes a TV with full SKY TV including SKY Sports & Movies, BT Sport, free Wi-Fi, iron/ironing board, hairdryer.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • TV
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Mirror
  • Hair-dryer
  • Radio
 1 guest
2 guests
Nightly Price
£35
£50
Weekly Price
£200
£300
Monthly price
£800
£1,000
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About the Area

The accommodation is set in a beautiful, modern, mid-terraced townhouse, situated in a safe, quiet, residential area of Edinburgh only 15-20 mins bus ride from the city centre/train station.

We are approx a 25 min taxi journey from the airport, or the number 400 bus takes approx an hour.

Local Area Facilities
  • Park
  • Beach
  • Shopping Centre
  • Bus Stop
  • Hospital

Meals

Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen

House Rules

Guests can have only access to the kitchen for breakfast (no cooking allowed), we supply cereals, bread for toast, fruits, jam etc. The kitchen is not available out-with breakfast time (7am until 10am).

Guests are not permitted to bring food in for dinner and eat it in the kitchen or room. No food can be stored in our fridge.

Guest can not bring food for dinner and eat in the room or our kitchen.

Guests are obliged to leave the breakfast area clean and tidy after use.

No shoes are allowed in the house, guests are asked to leave them in the hall.

We are family of four, myself, my partner Mike, our little girl Charlie, and our lovely cat Elmo.

We are quiet family and we are expecting from our guest to keep as quiet as possible.

Checkin time is between 4pm-10pm( the latest). We won’t accept any quests arriving after 10pm.

Many thanks. :-)

Smoking is not allowed.

6 Reviews

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    France
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    October 2018

    Nous avons passé une semaine chez Aleksandra. Elle nous a très bien accueilli et la chambre et la salle de bain étaient confortable et de bonne taille. Le petit déjeuner fourni avec le prix était de qualité et avec du choix. Thank you very much for your welcome Aleksandra.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Aleksandra in ,

    Thank you so much Annabelle. It was pleasure to host both of you.
    You have bean graet :)

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    Greece
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    September 2018

    Aleksandra was great and really helpful! The room and the bathroom were super-clean. The house was located in a nice area, with a bus stop just outside. I totally recommend a stay there.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Aleksandra in ,

    Thank you Michail. It was pleasure to host you and your brother.

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    Germany
    Age 65 - 74

    4 hearts
    August 2018

    This guest awarded the host 4 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

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    Oman
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    July 2018

    It was wonderful family

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    Homestay Host Family Aleksandra in ,

    Lovely young Student, very quiet and respectful

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    United Kingdom
    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    July 2018

    Aleksandra and Mike were wonderful, friendly, hosts with a beautiful home. The room was cosy and comfortable, top rate bathroom facilities also.
    We were able to park easily outside the house and there is a bus stop just across the road that took us into the city centre.
    I would recommend Aleksandra and Mike as hosts and a convenient location to travel to the centre of Edinburgh.

    Host reply
    Homestay Host Family Aleksandra in ,

    Thank you so much Georgina it was a real pleasure to host you and Andy, you were so lovely. :-)

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    Germany
    Age 25 - 34

    1 heart
    June 2018

    Aleksandra hat Benjamin rausgeschmissen

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    Homestay Host Family Aleksandra in ,

    Worst guest experience ever. He didn’t respect our house rules at all. Left cooker on when no one at home when our web clearly saying NO cooking for guest.
    Room left in terrible mess! Never seen anything like.
    He didn’t have money to pay for full stay or buy dinner for himself.
    Demanded food on us.

How do I book?

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When do I pay?

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