5 Edinburgh Holiday Lets for Book Lovers – Dickins
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!
- Sleeps 3
1 Double, 1 Single
“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.
- 4 Double
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.
“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!
“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.
“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.