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The Getaway, Outskirts of Edinburgh

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Condo/Apartment -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Broxburn, West Lothian, Scotland
Listing #HL1311272
About the Owner
Grace B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:94%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2013
Interaction with guests
We are lucky to just live next door to the property. We are available if guests need us. We will check with you that everything is ok. We appreciate that it is your holiday so will leave you in peace, if that is what you want.
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4 - 6 of 9 reviews

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely apartment, spotlessly clean and well equipped. Fantastic location to explore Edinburgh, Glasgow and all the other attractions in the area. Really enjoyed my stay and am sure we will return in the future. Thank you Grace and Kevin.

Thank laurafordham
Management response:Responded 19 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Thanks for your kind words. You and your family would be welcome back anytime.

Reviewed 15 September 2016

Returning to the area from Adelaide as a visitor and showing my granddaughter for the first time the region where her mum was born and brought up was wonderful. It was made all the more pleasant because the 'Getaway' is a wonderful place to stay....More

Thank FrequentFlier638448
Management response:Responded 15 September 2016

We're glad that the property suited you and your granddaughter. Thank you for taking the time to review the property. Thanks also for your kind words. They are encouraging.

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Reviewed 19 April 2016

This is one to book, the accommodation was exellent and everything was there when we arrived, even down to milk in the fridge that was a nice surprise. The bedrooms where to a high standard as was all of the accommodation. Grace & Kevin have...More

Thank Stephen S
Management response:Responded 19 April 2016

Thank you for your very positive review. We're glad that the property suited your needs. Thanks also for the wine. What a lovely surprise! Regards, Grace and Kevin

  • Books
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No stag or hen parties.
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Bunk
    1 Queen
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Weekend rents are Friday-Monday morning.Changeover preferably Saturday, but ask and we'll try to be flexible.
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About the neighbourhood
West Lothian is an ideal base for any holiday in the central belt of Scotland. The county has a mixture of rural and urban locations.
There is something for all the family within easy reach of the property. There are ample leisure facilities nearby and lots of shopping areas. Golf courses and fishing facilities are also very close by. The national equestrian centre is within 1 mile of the property.
Many of the big Scottish cities are within very easy reach of Uphall. This allows the visitor easy access to Theatre, Museums, galleries and all that a large city has to offer, without having to pay the big city prices for accommodation. West Lothian also boasts some fine country parks and plenty of walking opportunities for all levels.
Tourist Attractions include:-
Edinburgh Castle - 20km/...
Getting around
The property is very close to the main bus route into Edinburgh. Buses run approx. every 20 minutes into Edinburgh or Livingston. There is also a direct bus to Edinburgh Airport. This runs hourly from Uphall.

It takes approx 15-20 minutes to walk to Uphall train station. This provides direct trains to Edinburgh and Glasgow. Children under 16 travel free with accompanied adults.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 10.0 km
Railway: Uphall Station: 3.0 km
Ferry: Rosyth: 22.0 km
From The West M8 (Glasgow) . At junction 3, take the A899 exit to Livingston. At the roundabout, take the 4th exit onto Livingston Rd/A899 Continue to follow A899. Take 2nd exit from roundabout, signposted Uphall. At mini roundabout take 2nd exit. Pass The Houstoun House Hotel on your right. Go straight over the mini roundabout. Go straight on through one set of traffic lights. You will pass The Oakridge Hotel on your right. Just passed the Oatridge Hotel is a butchers shop (Lawsons). At Lawsons, turn right into a narrow road. Follow the road all the way down. There are 2 terraces of houses on the right hand side. You want the 2nd terrace, there is a drive way between the terrace and a white bungalow with a red brick wall ( the last in the street). Turn right here and park at the back, in... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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