Detached 4 bedroom, 3 public rooms with 3 bathrooms and large garden home swap

We are a family of 4 who live in Edinburgh, the capital city of Scotland. Edinburgh is a wonderful city and has been voted for the past 10 years the best place to live for quality of life in the UK!

We have a large house with a big garden. Downstairs, we have a large lounge, dining room and morning room with a piano, violin and guitar. We also have a kitchen, utility room and w.c. Upstairs, we have 4 large bedrooms, family bathroom with a jucuzzi and en-suite, both have power showers.

Our garden has 2 patio areas with tables and chairs, we also have a table tennis set.

We would like you to look after our little dog, Charlie is 12 years old and has her own 'dog door'. If you are away for the day, she can go out and in and is used to being on her own during the day. She is very happy and friendly.

My husband is a retired Chief Inspector in the Police and I am a Personal Assistant. Our son is a High School Teacher teaching French and German and our daughter is a First Year Doctor of Medicine.

Nous sommes une famille qui habite a Edimbourg, la capitale d'Ecosse. Edimbourg est une ville magnifique et a été voté pour les 10 dernières années, le meilleur endroit pour vivre pour la qualité de la vie au Royaume-Uni!

Une ville merveilleuse avec un chateau, un palais, des jardins botaniques et en plus, il y a beaucoup de musées et galleries d'art a visiter. Il y a plusieurs festivals en aout comme les festivals du filme, de jazz, de la litérature, de la fringe et le festival international et 'Edinburgh Military Tattoo'. http://www.buzzfeed.com/hilarywardle/edinburgh-is-the-best?bffbuk&s=mobile#29t5bvv On habite tout pres de la mer et on peut faire des excursions en bateau ou on voit des phoques et on peut voir plusieurs oiseaux. http://www.visitscotland.com J K Rowling vit très près de notre maison!

Nous avons une grande maison avec un grand jardin, et il y a une cuisine, un piece de piano (ma fille joue le violin et le piano et parfois de la guitarre). Nous avons deux nouvelles salles de bains; il y a une salle de bains avec un 'jacuzzi'.

Nous sommes quatre personnes. Nous avons aussi une petite caniche qui s'appelle "Charlie" et elle a 12 ans. Elle est tres drole et mignone. Elle a sa 'chien porte' privee dans la jardin.

Mon mari est retrait Inspecteur dans la Police de la Region . Je travaille comme Secretaire. Notre fils est prof de Francais et d'Allemand aussi. Il parle courament le francais et de l'allemand aussi. Notre fille est a Doctor la medcine

About the location

In our city, we have several castles, a palace, botanical gardens and many art galleries and museums to visit - most are free to enter! We have many festivals in August including Film/Jazz/International/Fringe and Book Festivals and the famous 'Edinburgh Military Tattoo'. http://www.visitscotland.com. We live very near the sea and you can take boat trips and see seals and many birds. J K Rowling lives very near our home! http://www.buzzfeed.com/hilarywardle/edinburgh-is-the-best?bffbuk&s=mobile#29t5bvv

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Open to Offers

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Pet Care Offered
  • Pet Care required

Edinburgh (HE20502)

Edinburgh,   Scotland

  • 4 bed   (sleeps 8) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers
  • France
South/South West France with private swimming pool

Dates available

April 2016 - May 2016
July 2016 - July 2016

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks

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Adults: 2      Children: 2
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Membership expiry date: 19 Aug 2016