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5 Edinburgh Holiday Lets for Book Lovers – Dickins

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There’s something wonderfully relaxing about being on holiday and having the time to curl up with a good book. However, there’s often a struggle to find the space to bring enough books to last your holiday. If that’s the case, Dickins has several beautiful Edinburgh holiday lets that are a book lovers dream, so you’ll never run out of something interesting to read. Keep scrolling to see five of these wonderful homes!

1. 88 (TFR) St Stephen Street

  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double, 1 Single

Edinburgh Holiday Lets

“I have always imagined paradise as a kind of library” ~ Hazel Rochman

There is a wonderful charm about 88 St Stephen Street and with a brilliant collection of books it’s pretty close to a book lovers paradise! The two bedroom Stockbridge apartment feels homely and even has a cosy fire to curl up next to on cooler nights. Also, not only is it a short walk way from Princes Street, but it has wonderful independent shops right on it’s doorstep. We’d recommend popping into Lovecrumbs for a delicious slice of cake and be sure to pay a visit to the wonderful independent bookstore, Golden Hare Books.

2. 35 Royal Terrace

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Double
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“I never feel lonely if I’ve got a book – they’re like old friends.” ~ Emilia Fox

You’ll struggle to find a holiday home as gorgeous as 20(2) Royal Crescent. This charming apartment is located on the first floor of a Georgian New Town building on Royal Crescent and is always filled with light. If you fancy curling up with a good book, where better than the cosy study which opens out onto a private garden.

3. 88 (3) St Stephen’s Street

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double

Edinburgh Holiday Lets

“Many people, myself among them, feel better at the mere sight of a book.” ~ Jane Smiley

If that’s true for you, then you’ll be very happy at 88(3) St Stephen Street! This two bedroom home is packed with charm and even has a beautiful open fire. It’s cosy living room exudes comfort and we’re sure you will feel so much at home you won’t want to leave!

4. 3 (2F2) Great Kings Street

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Double

Edinburgh Holiday Lets

“Reading was my escape and my comfort: reading for the pure pleasure of it” – Paul Auster

Filled with light and a sense of peace and calm, this two bedroom Great King Street apartment is a fantastic home away from home. Located only a short walk away from Princes Street, Stockbridge, and the Botanic Gardens, there’s always something to do. More importantly, if you’re in need of a book you’ll be spoilt for choice, as the study is lined with various interesting books.

5. 19/3F Great Stuart Street

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Double

Edinburgh Holiday Lets

“Just the knowledge that a good book is waiting one at the end of a long day makes that day happier.” ~ Kathleen Norris

19/3F Great Stuart Street is a gorgeous Festival Let in a fantastic location. With stunningly high ceilings, architectural details, huge rooms and the most incredible views over Edinburgh, this is one of the most gorgeous Edinburgh Holiday Lets. If you’re a book lover, you’ll be delighted to hear that as well as lovely pieces of art, there’s an interesting collection of books.

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