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Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel Edinburgh

Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel Edinburgh

Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel
Uphall, Edinburgh West, West Lothian, EH52 6JS

 
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Houstoun House Hotel Edinburgh - 4 Star

Macdonald Houstoun House hotel is situated within its own walled gardens and over 20 acres of private grounds. This peaceful hotel built in the 1600's was host to Mary Queen of Scots and is steeped in Scottish history. Why not start your holiday a day early with a stopover at this historic hotel. It is also located within easy driving distance Edinburgh airport just 8 miles away.

Guest Rooms

Houstoun House hotel offers quiet accommodation and each room boasts its own unique character and features. Each room has its own spacious en-suite bathroom and bed and are each traditionally decorated to the highest standard with satellite TV, complimentary mineral water, iron and ironing board, trouser press, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer and internet access.

Health Club & Spa Facilities

Vital Health and Wellbeing Club at the Houstoun House hotel includes an 18 metre indoor heated pool, fully equipped gym, clay surface tennis court, treatment rooms and a sauna open to all guests free of charge.

Food & Drink

Their elegant Tower Restaurant with panelled walls, shuttered windows and open fireplaces has been awarded an AA Rosette in recognition of the quality of its food and service. It serves a fine selection of locally produced Scottish beef, lamb and wild white fish with a range of organic foods. For a lighter bite try their Vaulted bar serving bar meals including sandwiches, baguettes and salads. You can also enjoy a pre dinner drink or teas and coffees throughout the day.

Directions To The Hotel

From Edinburgh: Take the City Bypass (A720) and follow M8 signs for Glasgow. Come off at Junction 3 (for Livingston) and take the last exit (4th) on the roundabout (for Broxburn). At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit (for Uphall). At the mini roundabout turn right. Before the next roundabout, Houstoun House hotel is on the right hand side.

From Glasgow: Take the M8 for Livingston and come off at Junction 3. Take the last exit (4th) on the roundabout (for Broxburn). At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit (for Uphall). At the mini roundabout turn right. Before the next roundabout, Houstoun House hotel is on the right hand side.

From the Forth Road Bridge: Follow road from the bridge to the roundabout. Take the last Exit and follow the road through Newton until you come to the sign for the M9 and turn left (Go under the motorway). Follow the road over the humpback bridge and two sets of traffic lights. At T Junction (3 mile town) turn right, then first left, follow the road through Ecclesmachan to a T Junction - turn Right. Just at the mini roundabout, Houstoun House Hotel in on the left hand side.

Airport Transfer Information

  • Distance from Edinburgh Airport: 8 miles
  • Nearest train station: Uphall Railway Station
  • Timings of transfers: If parking at the hotel transfers are via taxi.
  • Holiday Parking: This may be on site at the hotel or at secured parking near the airport.
  • Check In Time: Earliest check in 14:00
  • Check Out Time: Latest check out time 11.00

Hotel Facilities

  • Number of rooms: 71 / 4 floors
  • Facilities in each room: Colour TV with satellite, internet access, telephone, hairdryer, iron & ironing board, trouser press, tea and coffee making facilities.
  • Restaurant: Tower Restaurant and the Vaulted bar
  • Room service available: Yes 24 hours a day
  • Facilities for disabled/wheelchairs: Several accessible parking spaces are available
  • Pets allowed: Guide dogs only
  • Health/Fitness Facilities: Vital Health and Wellbeing Club
  • Concierge Services: Dry Cleaning/Laundry, Safety Deposit Box
  • Business Facilities: 7 Meeting rooms and great venue for team building exercises