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The Lane Hotel was built in 1871 and was once a grand Victorian house, in 2017 it was transformed into a luxurious boutique hotel with eleven spacious bedrooms. The property is only 2 miles outside the city centre. The house has been passed down through the Kerr family for generations and is located next door to the families famous bar and restaurant, the Canny Man's. The Canny Man's has a quirky feel and is perfect for lunch, dinner or drinks.
Situated in a quiet park of Edinburgh, with large spacious well appointed rooms and direct access into the city within 5-10 minutes.
Hotel du Vin is well known for its sympathetic creating of hotels in old, characterful buildings and the HdV in Edinburgh is no exception. A former asylum in the middle of Edinburgh's old town, this hotel is all atmospheric exposed brick walls, candlelight and Victorian steel girders and the effect is unique and appealing. Rooms (the quietest ones overlook the courtyard) are slick, chic and bang up to date but still cosy (with discreet touches of tartan to remind you where you are), w...
Luxurious, relaxed and unlike anywhere you've ever stayed before, the Dunstane Houses form two parts of Edinburgh's newest 5-star luxury boutique hotel
Scottish/Orcadian Dining at the Ba' Bar The Ba' Bar & Lounge specialises in food made with local, seasonal Scottish produce from small suppliers, and hosts relaxed but refined all-day dining, including daily afternoon tea. It offers a wide range of fine wines, craft beers, artisanal spirits and one of the most extensive rare-whisky selections in the city, with more than 70 varieties in its vintage wall cabinet. Special Events Throughout the year The Dunstane Houses has some fantastic...
The Witchery hotel is an historic 16th century building located at the gates of Edinburgh Castle. The eight theatrical and decadent suites are perfect for those looking to stay in the most indulgent and magical of settings – the perfect antidote to bland hotels. Lavishly decorated and antique-filled, these suites scream romance with a capital R! The Witchery has developed a world-wide reputation for sensation food in the most indulgent setting. Using the very best of Scotland's produce such a...
Discover the History of The Georgian House The Georgian House is part of Robert Adam´s masterpiece of urban design, in Charlotte Square. It dates from 1796, when those who could afford it began to escape the cramped, squalid conditions of Edinburgh´s Old Town to settle in the fashionable New Town. The first owner was John Lamont, 18th Chief of Clan Lamont, who lived here until 1815. The beautiful collections of china, shining silver, exquisite paintings and furniture all reflect the d...
Explore one of Britain's Finest Galleries The National Gallery of Scotland was opened in 1859, and houses Scotland´s greatest collection of European paintings, drawings and prints dating from the early Renaissance to the late 19th century. The collection of over 20000 items includes works by Raphael, Titian, Velazquez, Poussin, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Rubens, Turner and the Impressionists. Also on display is the national collection of Scottish art with works by Ramsay, Raeburn, Wilkie and...
Opened by one of Edinburgh's top chefs Martin Wishart and named after Sir Walter Scott's discovery of the Scottish crown jewels (AKA the Honours of Scotland), this is the more casual sister brasserie to Wishart's eponymous flagship fine dining restaurant in nearby Leith. Even so, the smart interior of oversized mirrors, black and white tiling, shades of brown and beige wood veneers and dark brown leather chairs is well worth dressing up for, as is the luxurious French food. Meat lovers might...
Liberton Tower with its breathtaking panoramic views of Edinburgh. It is situated just 2.5 miles from the city centre. The Tower has been painstakingly restored to a high modern standard whilst still maintaining the historic, rustic feel of a 15th-century castle, comprised of a Master & Twin bedrooms, Great Hall and modern fitted kitchen and bathroom.
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Wedgwood serves inventive, modern Scottish dishes – inspired by fresh local ingredients. Chef Paul Wedgwood is a big believer in the quality of raw ingredients
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Carmichael at No 11 Ravelston Dykes is a charming Edwardian detached house in the prestigious Murrayfield area and offers the epitome of family run bed and breakfast accommodation. With five beautifully appointed bedrooms fine home cooked food, complimentary wifi and car parking, and within easy walking distance of fabulous pubs restaurants and shops, not to mention unparalleled Scottish hospitality we create a true home away from home for all our guests.
Offering boutique accommodation in the centre of Edinburgh with Bohemian chic with contemporary comfort. You’ll find warm service and a cool, quirky style.
Explore the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in one of Edinburgh most remarkable buildings Built in the 1880s, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh is a visual history of Scotland from the 16th century to the present day. This story is told through portraits of the people who shaped it and were connected with it, from royals and rebels and heroes and villains to poets and philosophers, including Mary Queen of Scots, Sir Walter Scott and Robert Burns. Look out for w...
City Retreat Mews is located in a quiet street in New Town, an area popular in Edinburgh for cocktail bars and luxury brand shopping.
Our stunning property offers you comfortable, quiet and spacious accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh City.
3 Gayfield Square is a stunning old Merchant's House apartment in the heart of Edinburgh. Overlooking Edinburgh's historic Gayfield Square, the apartment
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Visit one of Scotlands Finest Galleries The Queen´s Gallery, hosts a programme of changing exhibitions from the Royal Collection. Exhibitions in 2006 include: Unfolding Pictures: Fans in the Royal Collection (9 Dec to 29 May 2006). This first exhibition of fans brings together over 80 examples from the early 17th century to the 1930s. Among the highlights are a leather fan said to have belonged to Charles I. Canaletto in Venice (16 June to 7 January 2007). Fourteen luminous paintings f...
City Retreat is a three bedroom Georgian house located on a quiet residential street ten minutes from Edinburgh city centre.
Visit Scotland's Premier Garden The Royal Botanic Garden, known locally as the `Botanics´, was established way back in 1670 and is Scotland´s premier garden. Tender plants are an important part of the Living Collections and the Glasshouses featuring Britain´s tallest Palm House, is a haven for botanical wonders in ten climate zones. Discover some of the world´s oldest plants in the Orchid & Cycad House.The world´s largest collection of vireya rhododendrons are on display in the Peat a...
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Gordon Ramsay no less is a fan of this fine dining restaurant in Edinburgh's trendy docklands area. The recently refurbished dining room is a quiet riot in shades of brown and cream making it one of Scotland's chicest addresses. The eponymous Mr Wishart's cooking is as accomplished and ambitious as you might expect from someone who has trained with some of Europe's best chefs. Precise modern French dishes lean towards classic combinations such as braised shin and short rib of beef with veal s...
Malmaison Edinburgh puts on a show of first-class baronial hospitality in the heart of Scotland's capital. Once a house of ill-repute, this elegant building is home to 100 plush bedrooms and suites that are thankfully a little more luxurious than in its murky heyday. Roll-top baths, super soft beds, en-suites loaded with beautifying lotions and potions, and cool TVs and CD players. Book at table at The Brasserie and tuck into locally inspired dishes washed down with a glass or two fro...
Discover the secrets of this Beautiful Scottish Mansion Newhailes is a fine late 17th century house with impressive 18th century additions. The house was built in 1686 and bought by Sir David Dalrymple, of the legal and political dynasty. He was responsible for the addition of one of the most important rococo interiors in Scotland. The house contains a fine collection of paintings, portraits and furnishings. The library was built in the early 18th century, and described by Dr Samuel Jo...
Explore the Fantatsic Malleny Garden Malleny is renowned for its flamboyant plantings of old fashioned roses arranged with an eye for pleasing colour combinations. A National Collection of 19th century Shrub Roses is housed here. This 3 acre walled garden is dominated by four magnificent clipped yew trees dating from the 17th century. The herbaceous borders are especially good even in late season. Enjoy the vegetable and herb garden, the Victorian greenhouse with its bold display of co...
Explore the Beauty of Nature at Inveresk Lodge Inveresk Lodge, a hillside garden with stone walls and many unusual plants alongside carefully cultivated herbaceous borders, shrubs and old roses. The Edwardian conservatory and aviary are beautifully restored. This is truly a treat for the senses with exotic tree ferns and scented plants, and a soundtrack provided by the lively parakeets and canaries. Below the garden, a woodland walk winds through the ancient trees to the meadow pond, a...
Tucked away behind stone walls in the charming village of Inveresk, enter to discover a delightful hillside garden offering an oasis of calm and tranquillity for an ideal wedding. Inveresk Lodge Garden is available to hire throughout the year from 9am until late.
Good food and wine is the very essence of Norton House and the Chefs ensure they make use of the finest of Scotland's produce, whatever the season.
Dip in the pool, soak in a bubbling spa bath, drift off in the blissful heat of the sauna… The Aqueous spa is a haven in which to escape the stresses and strain
Whether you visit on business or pleasure, you´ll find it easy to relax at Norton House. On fine days, a stroll in the gardens is a great way to unwind.
With the grand city of Edinburgh and 55 acres of countryside as its neighbours, Norton House boasts one of Hand Picked Hotels’ signature spas.
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STEP INSIDE THE ANCIENT WALLS OF DALHOUSIE CASTLE AND YOU'LL FIND YOURSELF IN A LUXURIOUS HOTEL WITH A FASCINATING PAST. Standing within its own 11-acre parklan
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A Fairytale Castle for a Fairytale Wedding Once upon a Time, There Was a Castle. Scotland's Oldest Inhabited Castle, with Towers, Turrets and a Moat. the Stuff
18th Century Manse house with easy access to Edinburgh and golf courses with own tennis court.
Located just outside Edinburgh, Borthwick Castle is a luxury exclusive use Castle available for weddings, celebrations, and family getaways.
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Arranged in a separated spot close Livingston only west of Edinburgh, and set in 22 sections of land of wonderful forests, Macdonald Houstoun House is the perfect country hotel and retreat. Once visited by Mary Queen of Scots, the noteworthy structure has the great beauty of a sixteenth-century Tower House. Inside, 73 rooms mix extravagance and character, with an exceptional component room in the Tower. From close social occasions to extravagant festivals, the lodging oozes character ...
Walking through 22 acres of quiet woodland, mature trees give way to the soaring whitewashed front of Macdonald Houstoun House, a historic 16th century tower house made to transport you far from city life. Inside it's all fresh and modern – jump into the cool waters of the 18m pool and clear your mind of the day's baggage, or open the doors to the warming cocoons of the relaxing sauna and steam rooms. Dry yourself off and float towards the treatment rooms to experience Decleor's Aroma massage...
Discover Generations of Family History at House of the Binns The House of the Binns is the historic home of the Dalyells family, among them General Tam Dalyell who raised the Royal Scots Greys here in 1681. Four of the main rooms have important moulded ceilings, some of the earliest examples in Scotland. The collection of furniture mostly dates from the 18th and 19th century, also an excellent collection of family portraits and an interesting collection of porcelain. The Bible, sword a...
Keavil House Hotel is just a short drive from Edinburgh city centre and provides a gateway to the pretty coastal villages and beaches of Fife.
Templar Cottage is an East Lothian holiday home with four-star self-catering facilities, located a convenient drive away from Edinburgh, while being set in scen
Crookston House is a family run B&B in the Scottish Borders yet Edinburgh is very accessible. The rooms are large & comfortable and the breakfast hearty.
A Scottish castle amidst rolling hills and green pastures, and with far-reaching views. Perfect for the most idyllic weddings! This castle was built as a private dwelling in 1861 by renowned Scottish architect, David Bryce. Now it is a luxurious four-star hotel, with beautiful public rooms, as if they were created especially for weddings!
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Scottish Baronial castle, located near Peebles, 30 minutes south of Edinburgh, provides relaxing accommodation in 12 beautiful bedrooms.
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The Bothie is an East Lothian self-catering facility for up to four people, complete with modern kitchen equipment, a comfortably designed sitting room and a private courtyard complete with garden furniture and a barbecue. There is much to enjoy at this scenic location for lovers of history and nature, with Edinburgh and Berwick both a short drive away and a number of stunning beaches and picturesque landscapes to enjoy. Tariffs are arranged on a weekly basis, with the aim of allowing service...
Step Back in Time and visit Royal Burgh of Culross Culross Palace was built for Sir George Bruce between 1597 and 1611 and has original interiors with painted woodwork. On display are 17th and 18th century furniture, decorative items and a fine collection of Staffordshire and Scottish pottery. The rooms are small and feature Menel pine panelling, murals and ceiling paintings. Many of the rooms have vaulted ceilings, which were built to support the upper floors. A model 17th century ga...
Greenhead Farm is a luxury bed and breakfast in Fife, with beautiful views and set in an acre of garden. Greenhead Farm has award-winning hospitality, and guests will love the area and the possibilities for walking and golfing.
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Sitting in the heart of the Tweed Valley with easy access to the big city in Edinburgh and the surrounding quaint little Borders towns.
Whether you are keen to see how the jet set went about their business supersonically or prefer getting to grips with the finer mechanisms of an RAF Nimrod, the National Museum of Flight based at historic East Fortune Airfield, sates all your aerial needs. Climb on board Concorde's Alpha Alpha to see what it was like to live the high life at 30,000 feet. This museum sets about telling the story of the history of flight and there is loads to see - the site has more than 50 complete aircraf...
In the heart of the Tweed Valley, The Park Hotel has 25 recently refurbished rooms, quirky decor and is known for their delicious, hearty meals.
A cosy, friendly place to stay. The Park Hotel has 24 newly refurbished bedrooms and a weekly changing menu, offering locally sourced, delicious hearty meals.
4 AA Star listed Georgian country house situated in 400 acres in the heart of Fife with 2 restaurants, therapy treatments and golf course.
Carfraemill is a rural hotel and restaurant with a reputation for excellent locally-sourced breakfasts and warm hospitality. It has 10 country-chic bedrooms, each with immaculate bathrooms. Carfraemill is surrounded by beautiful rural landscapes and is also convenient for onward travel. It's located on the edge of the glorious Lammermuir Hills which divide the Scottish Borders from Edinburgh and the Lothians.
Carfraemill is a rural wedding venue in the Scottish Borders, near the Royal Burgh of Lauder. It's suitable for weddings of all sizes - from 3 to 300 guests. Flexible spaces can be used over the course of your day, including a marquee, hillside barn, oak-panelled reception room and a private gallery. The bridal party can stay in Carfraemill's bedrooms and cottages.
Golf on this former Open Qualifying course has been played dating back to 1846 on parts of these links with the current configuration coming into being in 1909 with input from Tom Morris. Leven Links is steeped in history not least because it is the archetypal links course. With its fine bents and fescues, its humps, bumps, hollows and ‘wispy' rough it could be well used as the very definition of a true links. As such it is to be savoured by all who play here. Leven also has the distinc...
Whether you are a golfer looking to be spoilt for choice, a foodie who knows a great menu when they see one or a spa lover keen to escape the everyday stresses of life, the Marine Hotel and Spa in North Berwick should tick all the boxes. Set on the scenic east coast of Scotland, this handsome 19th-century Victorian grand dame is surrounded by lush green links, has a destination restaurant, John Paul at the Marine (2012 hotel chef of the year) which overlooks the West Links and is set besi...
A dip in the pool at the spa at Macdonald Hotel in North Berwick is worth the trip itself. With long views over the surrounding quintessential Scottish terrain towards the country's East Coast, the cool, tranquil waters provide a scenic spot to take in your beautiful location and feel your cares drift away. Feel your body sigh thanks to a relaxing massage courtesy of spa experts Elemis or Hot Lava Shell while Carita offers plenty of luscious targeted skin and body care treats to please the ke...
Set by the River Tweed, in the peaceful countryside, the 4-star Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf and Spa flaunt amazing views of the Border Hills, an 18-hole golf course, an honor winning restaurant and a spa. The bedrooms at Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa all have blackout curtains for a good night's sleep. Guests can also enjoy views of the hills or the golf course as well as many facilities including tea and coffee. Renwick's Restaurant at Macdonald Cardrona Hotel, Golf & Spa o...
It might only lie 20 miles from the hustle of Edinburgh, but the Cardona Hotel Spa feels like another world altogether. Breathe in the fresh air and run free in the open countryside where optimum wellness comes with unforgettable views. Set in 200 acres of private grounds, the spa exploits its beautiful rural location to the max with panoramic vistas of the rolling hills of the Scottish borders – notable especially when you take your morning swim in the tranquil glass-fronted 18-metre pool. T...
Dating back to the 1300s, the house at Kailzie has passed through many an aristocratic hand but it wasn't until 1962 when present owner Lady Buchan-Hepburn got to grips with the wilderness that surrounds it that the present garden you see today emerged. The garden stands at 700 feet above sea level on the south bank of the River Tweed where winters are harsh and the subsequent clever planting is mostly hardy. The Walled Garden, built in 1811, now has hardy shrub beds and old fashioned roses f...
Close to St Andrews, the ‘Home of Golf', Lundin Golf Club is renowned for the quality of its course. With a history dating back to 1868, the original Tom Morris course was redesigned in 1909, by Open Champion, James Braid.
A lovely house built in 1807, with walled garden and outstanding views. Previously home to Princess Diana's mother sleeps 12 adults and 2 children
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At The Spa at Stobo Castle, the best way to approach physical well-being is through a personal programme tailored to your individual needs. You may wish to detoxify, embark on a new fitness regime or simply relax and be rejuvenated. Working with you to construct a schedule of treatments and exercise, which meets your goals, enabling you to get the maximum benefit from your visit. Whether you are a day visitor or resident, the array of treatment options available will pose the only real quanda...
Explore the Stunning Grounds at Falkland Palace and Gardens Falkland Palace & Garden was designed and cultivated by Percy Cane between 1947 and 1952. There are attractive parterres, herbaceous borders, lush green lawns and many unusual bold shrubs, an orchard and huge quantities of delphiniums in June, as well as a small herb garden in the Jacobean style.
Step Back in Time at Falkland Palace and Gardens The Royal Palace of Falkland, the country residence of Stuart kings and queens, was built between 1450 and 1541. Part of the palace was burned down by Cromwell´s troops in 1654. The palace contains fine portraits of the Stuart monarchs and two sets of 17th century tapestry hangings and some rooms have been renovated to depict what life was like for the Stuarts. The Chapel Royal dates from 1633 and the Royal Tennis Court is the oldest i...
A magnificent Edwardian manor overlooking the picturesque Tweed Valley — home to an intimate 2 AA Rosettes restaurant, gardens & six unique bedrooms.
Traquair is Scotland's oldest inhabited House dating from 1107, and lived in by the Stuart family since 1491. Originally a Royal hunting lodge, with strong Jacobean and Catholic history, there is much to see within its walls. The House also has extensive informal gardens, with the largest hedged maze in Scotland, and it's own Traquair House Brewery.
Traquair is one of Scotland's most romantic castles and a perfect venue for your wedding... If you are looking for a unique setting for your wedding in an authentic castle steeped in history with personal service and attention to detail, Traquair, the Oldest Inhabited House in Scotland, is the ideal setting for the most important day of your life. The team at Traquair are very happy to provide assistance in finding a local minister or priest, civil ceremonies must be arranged through th...
Traquair House has three spacious double bedrooms, the Pink Room, the Blue Room and the White Room. All are furnished with antique furniture, canopied beds, private bathrooms and central heating, all available on a 'bed and breakfast' basis. All bedrooms have wifi and have been given a four star rating with VisitScotland. Take a look at the B&B Gallery for further images. The Lower Drawing Room is available to all guests staying in the house during the evening, when the house has been c...