A high quality, 4 star Bed and Breakfast in Edinburgh with the GOLD award from Green Tourism for environmentally aware business.
Run by Chris and Sinead in their traditional Victorian home. There are no staff so a personal service is always guaranteed.
You will find comfortable rooms and a hearty breakfast menu.
There is a quick frequent bus service to whisk guests into the city centre in 20 minutes.
The accommodation comprises:
Straven is located in the leafy suburb of Joppa, Portobello, it is so peaceful it is difficult to believe you are only a 20 minute bus journey to the centre of Scotland's capital. Explore the rich heritage of Edinburgh by day - relax in the evening with a quiet stroll along the beachfront promenade.
There are only 5 bedrooms in Straven so a quiet peaceful stay to relax after a busy day of sightseeing is assured. The accommodation consists of twin and double ensuite rooms with one family room with either three single beds or one superking bed and a single bed. SORRY - No Children or Pets
All accommodation prices include a delicious home cooked breakfast where Scottish sourced produce and homemade yoghurt and granola are on offer.
There is Wi-Fi available throughout Straven, televisions in each room, tea and coffee making facilities in each room and a coffee maker in the guest lounge.
There is free unrestricted car parking on the street as it is a quiet cul de sac.
About the location (Joppa, Edinburgh)
Straven is situated in a lovely suburb of Edinburgh, Portobello, Joppa, which boasts a beautiful beach and range of independent cafes, bars, restaurants and shops. There is a friendly 'village feel' about the local area. There is a rich heritage to the area and the name Portobello, meaning beautiful port, is justly given. The level promenade was created in 1876 and you can enjoy an easy stroll and the views day or evening. There are many buildings of interest and there is a heritage trail detailing the ceramics history and places of interest such as the Coads stone pillars in the Community Garden at the promenade.
It is an easy 20 minutes bus journey into Princes Street in the heart of Edinburgh