Edinburgh, Scotland: A large, bright room in our cosy welcoming cottage in a picturesque and historic village JUST 30 minutes away by bus from Edinburgh City Centre with it's many attractions and 10 minutes from Edinburgh Airport. We have a large,lovely garden and summerhouse for relaxing,bicycles and Europe's largest indoor climbing arena 10 minutes walk along the picturesque Union Canal which also offers kayaking and barge trips. Beautiful walks,views of the hills,Scottish wildlife and the famous Forth Road Bridge

Type of Programme
One-to-one, personalised English tuition living full-board with the tutor's own family and in the tutor's own home, including local visits and excursions, meeting friends, neighbours and professional colleagues etc.

Type of House: Country Cottage - Scotland

Eurolingua English Homestay in Edinburgh

Teaching Qualifications and Experience

BSc Geography 1972
PGCE Primary 1973
PGCE Systems Analysis and Design 1980
CELTA 1990
Certificate Teaching English to Young Learners 1991

Hobbies and Interests

Watersports (kayaking and barging), gardening, yoga,natural history, counselling


Large, bright, fresh room with double or two single beds, pine furniture including desk, central heating, tv, dvd player, wi-fi access, telephone inhouse.

Eurolingua English Homestay in Edinburgh

Eurolingua English Homestay in Edinburgh

Eurolingua English Homestay in Edinburgh

Excursions and Local Attractions

Edinburgh - historic city and Scottish cultural events: surrounding area - all sporting facilities including golf, cycling, kayaking, Europe's largest indoor climbing arena, swimming, tennis, hill-walking etc; historic palaces, William Wallace monument, Roslyn Chapel Stirling and Linlithgow Palaces etc; country parks; distillery tours, Highland Games, Canal Centre etc.

Eurolingua English Homestay in Edinburgh


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