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Camillia Boatel

Scotland / Edinburgh
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Full description
A sustainable, bespoke-crafted lime-green haven, rich in hotel-suite comfort and permanently docked just minutes away from Edinburgh's iconic Royal Mile.

Unique to Edinburgh, you're all but guaranteed a memorable stay aboard Camillia Boatel... one you're sure to boast about to your friends and family for some time to come!

A stunning lime-green vessel sleeping up to eight adults and their well-behaved dog, Camillia was expertly designed and bespoke-crafted using the highest quality materials, and is permanently moored in Lochrin Basin, the centrepiece of Edinburgh Quay.  

A mere ten-minute walk from Edinburgh's vibrant city centre, you'll never be at a loss for anything to do! That is, if you can bear to step off board.  

With plenty of room for everybody to socialise and enjoy private time in equal measure, there are three private, sumptuous two-bed cabins, and a double sofa bed in the spacious lounge area.

Of course, you can expect plenty of luxurious facilities, including a well-equipped kitchen for seafaring feasts of epic proportions, and an indulgent shower room that features eco-friendly toiletries and fluffy robes.

There's plenty of attention to detail throughout, too, ensuring there's something for everyone to enjoy. Relax in the electric massage chair, open a book from the well-stocked library and get delightfully lost, or simply unwind in front of the plasma TV with a welcome tipple.  

Competitive types, meanwhile, will enjoy challenging their loved ones to one of the many board games to be discovered on board!

After a sound night's sleep, cradle that first mug of morning coffee out on your scenic deck, as you plan out the day ahead surrounded by that soothing canal district atmosphere.

You'll find JustEat city bikes to rent just outside the boatels, though you might prefer to take a leisurely stroll into the Old Town, along the cobbles of the famed Royal Mile.

Perched on an extinct volcano right at the top, a visit to Edinburgh Castle is a must. View Scotland's grand, glittering crown jewels, and take a tour to learn more about the castle's fascinating history.

Prefer learning more about the national drink? The Scotch Whisky Experience, a replica distillery that houses the world's largest collection, is the perfect place to sample a wee dram or two.

Wear yourselves out in whichever way you choose, before ending yet another day at sea with a magnificent spot of sunset-watching out on your tranquil deck. What bliss!

Things to note

Welcome hampers, Breakfast Hampers and Lunch Hampers are available to order for your arrival from local supplier, The Artisan Larder Scotland.

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The basics

The basics

Region: Edinburgh
Cost (from): £350 per night
Sleeps: 8
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Minimum stay: 2 nights
Property ref: 1808

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Luxury houseboat, sleeps up to 8 guests.  Living area with double sofa bed, seating, 43-inch smart TV with Freeview, unlimited streaming technology, smart speaker, full access to Netflix and Amazon Prime, 2 sets of wireless headphones, board games and selection of books.  Well-equipped galley kitchen, hot drinks tray, basic condiments, breakfast bar and stools.  Three 2-bed cabins with 24-inch plasma TV, electric under blankets.  Shower room with WC.  Outdoor deck with seating for 8, barbecue, sun loungers.  Air conditioning and heating throughout.  Provided: eco-friendly cleaning products, fishing rods, folding bicycles, cagoules, picnic blanket and cooling bag, all towels and linen, iron and ironing board, small first aid kit, use of bathrobes and slippers.

Local Activities

Walking, cycling, fishing, historic sites, castles, shopping, restaurants, whisky tasting, galleries, museums, café culture, nightlife.

At a glance

At a glance

  • A luxurious houseboat sleeping up to 8 adults, permanently moored in Lochrin Basin, just ten minutes' walk from Edinburgh's city centre.
  • There are three private two-bed cabins, and a double sofa bed in the spacious lounge.
  • The pet-friendly boat is equipped with full kitchen and bathroom facilities, with robes and luxury eco-friendly toiletries provided.
  • While away some relaxation time out on your deck, or stroll along Edinburgh's iconic Royal Mile to discover a wealth of attractions.

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