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Head Gardeners Cottage, Dunbar, East Lothian

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4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
Minimum stay varies
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Set within the extensive grounds of Broxmouth Park, the Head Gardener's Luxury Holiday Cottage provides opulent holiday accommodation in exclusive surroundings. With four bedrooms sleeping up to 8 people (in addition the master bedroom has a sofa bed which can be requested on booking) the recently re-designed cottage is well equipped and furnished to a very high standard. With one hundred and fifty acres of unspoiled landscape, Head Gardener's Cottage provides a perfect holiday location. Broxmouth is only a stones throw from the beach, there are several golf courses within the local area, a swimming pool with it's own wave machine, leisure facilities and highly acclaimed restaurants, bars and shops. The coastal region also provides numerous walkways, coastal paths and opportunities for su...Set within the extensive grounds of Broxmouth Park, the Head Gardener's Luxury Holiday Cottage provides opulent holiday accommodation in exclusive surroundings. With four bedrooms sleeping up to 8 people (in addition the master bedroom has a sofa bed which can be requested on booking) the recently re-designed cottage is well equipped and furnished to a very high standard. With one hundred and fifty acres of unspoiled landscape, Head Gardener's Cottage provides a perfect holiday location. Broxmouth is only a stones throw from the beach, there are several golf courses within the local area, a swimming pool with it's own wave machine, leisure facilities and highly acclaimed restaurants, bars and shops. The coastal region also provides numerous walkways, coastal paths and opportunities for surfers, body boards and snorkelers alike. Local attractions include the Museum of Flight which provides tours aboard Concorde, the Seabird Centre, Foxlake Adventures, East Links Family Park just to mention a few.More
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Simon Flame S
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2012
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Reviewed 15 April 2019 via mobile

Date of stay: April 2019
Go414781, VR Owner at Head Gardeners Cottage, Dunbar, East Lothian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2019

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Reviewed 28 December 2018

We booked to stay at the Head of Gardner's Cottage for a reunion with friends who were home for a visit from Australia. We had an amazing weekend and the cottage had everything we needed for our stay, including a large kitchen, good sized bedrooms...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lorna R
Go414781, VR Owner at Head Gardeners Cottage, Dunbar, East Lothian, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank you so much for your kind review. It is very much appreciated and we are so pleased you had such a lovely time. We would love to welcome you back. Kind regards Susan

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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Stayed here in August with family (6 adults and 3 kids) to celebrate my partner's 40th Birthday. The cottage is absolutely beautiful set in lovely surroundings on its own private estate. The cottage was very clean, furnshings were to a very high standard and the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Arlene P
Go414781, VR Owner at Head Gardeners Cottage, Dunbar, East Lothian, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2018

Hi Arlene, we really value your feedback. We are so pleased you had a lovely stay. We very much look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards Susan

Reviewed 20 June 2016

We arrived at the estate past the gatehouse in beautiful sunshine and the Gardeners Cottage exceeded our expectations! Outside the lawns were well maintained and the large hot tub was ready for immediate use. The cottage itself is deceptively spacious with a high end well...More

Date of stay: May 2016
3  Thank TrishT2
Management response:Responded 4 July 2016

Dear Trish Thank you so much for your lovely review. It is always super to get such positive feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon hopefully. Kind regards Susan

Reviewed 5 June 2016

Some serious issues We found the property to be big and spacious and well heated. The estate lends itself to good walks in a nice general location whilst giving very good potential access to beaches and of course there is the proximity to Edinburgh. The...More

Date of stay: December 2015
6  Thank GoPlaces649121
Management response:Responded 4 July 2016

Dear TripAdvisor Member Thank you for your review. We are always happy to receive constructive criticism if it is justified. I think whilst some of the points you raised were valid and some, including the general tone of the review, were completely unfounded. The Cottage...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Water Park Nearby
TV
Corporate Bookings
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Good Nightlife
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Patio
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Would you recommend this holiday rental to a family with kids?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
For golf lovers there are two local golf courses within Dunbar, one bordering the Broxmouth estate. Dunbar is well known as a holiday centre and plays host to many visitors throughout the year. Dunbar is also famous for being one of the sunniest places in Scotland.
How to get there
Head Gardeners Cottage at the Broxmouth Park estate is situated at the foot of the Lammemuir Hills on the A1087 road, 1.25 miles (2km) to the east of Dunbar, East Lothian in Scotland. The estate is easily accessible by road, rail and air and lies 35 miles (58km) from Edinburgh and 70 miles (120km) from New-castle upon Tyne. By Road From Edinburgh, take the A1 to Dunbar. Exit the A1 at the brown East Lothian Tourist Trail sign. Continue for 200 metres and turn right into the driveway between the large curved walls with pillars. (Drive time approximately 40 minutes). By Rail Dunbar station is less than one mile away and enjoys a direct connection with London King’s Cross Station. A frequent train service operates from Edinburgh Waverley Street. By Air Scotland’s Edinburgh Airport is a...
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