July is the hottest summer month here and we are always busy shearing the sheep on the farm. The cottage gardens are at their loveliest at this time of year and the wild flowers on the hill are in full bloom.
July Availability at Eastside
Stable Cottage (sleeps 2) fully booked.
Steading Cottage (sleeps 4) fully booked.
Byre Cottage (sleeps 6) available from the 22nd - 28th July 2018.
Woodshed (sleeps 2) available from the 16th - 20th July 2018.
What's on around Edinburgh in July?
There are lots of great events in Edinburgh this month with festival season kicking off. Expect a fantastic showing of film, jazz & blues, photography and art at its best!
Edinburgh International Film Festival | 20th June - 1st July 2018
Retina Scottish International Photography Festival | throughout July 2018
Jazz & Blues Festival | 13th - 22nd July 2018
Dalkeith Agricultural Show | 14th July 2018
Edinburgh Art Festival | 26th July - 26th August 2018
Edinburgh Carnival & Mardi Gras | 14th July 2018
Scottish Car Show | 15th July 2018
Edinburgh Food Festival | 25th - 29th July 2018
Scotland's National Airshow | 28th July 2018
'Taste of Scotland' show and supper at Prestonfield | throughout July 2018
Canaletto & the Art of Venice | throughout July
Victoria Crowe : Beyond Likeness | throughout July
Planes, Trains & Automobiles | throughout July
Rip it Up | throughout July
Rembrandt : Britains Discover of a Master | From 7th July 2018
Emil Nolde : Colour is Life | From 14th July 2018
Tim Peak's spacecraft | throughout July
Theatre, Comedy & Music
Peppa Pig's Adventure | 30th June - 1st July 2018
ScotFest | 6th - 7th July 2018
Chris Ramsey Live : The Just Happy To Get Out the House Tour | 14th July 2018
Moscow State Circus | 27th June - 1 July 2018
Rufus Wainwright | 2nd - 3rd July 2018
The Band : Take That's new musical | 10th - 14th July 2018
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds | 19th July 2018
Sport & Charity runs
Big Fun Run | 29th July 2018
Summer Evening Gatherings at Cafe Party : Jupiter Artland | 21st July 2018
Tours & events
National Museum of Scotland : Join our volunteer guides on an introductory tour and discover some highlights of the collection. | Everyday at 11.00 13.00 & 15.00
Free guided themed tours at the National Museum of Scotland explore everything from Scotland's history to the supernatural | Everyday 15.00 - 16.00
Space Camp for families | 16th - 27th July 2018
Inside out: Edinburgh Castle by Samuel Bough - Walk and Talk | 10th July 2018
How to Draw the Human Head | 12th July 2018
NOW: A Beginner’s Guide to… Experimentation | 14th July 2018
Being Human: The Enduring Force of Rembrandt’s Imagination | 17th July 2018
Walking Tour: Robert Louis Stevenson and Edinburgh's New Town | 22nd July 2018
Move, Make, Colour, Create! Summer Fun everyday | Art for children at the Modern Art Gallery : 15th July 2018
Behind the scenes at East Fortune | 25th July 2018