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Gilmerton House

Gilmerton House, conveniently located just 22 miles from the centre of Edinburgh, is a handsome Grade A listed Georgian Mansion situated in the heart of East Lothian, one of Scotland's most picturesque counties

The estate comprises one thousand acres of which 100 acres are woodlands and walks.

Home to the Kinloch family for over twelve generations, this 5-star luxury private retreat offers a high level of accommodation and service. The house offers a versatile venue for corporate days, lunches or dinners, weddings, incentive groups, golf and leisure groups, social events and much more.

In addition to acres of land for outdoor activities, a courtyard ideal for barbeques, terrace and stunning gardens the house has a variety of public and guest rooms. The house offers 10 luxuriously appointed bedrooms and suites providing accommodation for up to 20 guests, the music room offering dining for up to 64, piano room, dining room and drawing room.  Gilmerton House offers a flexible space complete with exclusivity and impeccable service in a warm and relaxed atmosphere, including a full butler service for overnight guests.

In summary, this 5-star stunning private country house is available for exclusive use, offering 10 rooms, a choice of 4 luxuriously appointed reception rooms, marquee site within exquisite gardens, selection of caterers and is only a short drive from the centre of Edinburgh.

City Centre

22 Miles


Gilmerton House, Athelstaneford, North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland EH39 5LQ

Venue Details

Maximum capacities

  • Theatre 100
  • Classroom 40
  • Reception 100
  • Boardroom 30

General information

  • Bedrooms 10
  • Outdoor grounds Yes
  • Parking Yes
  • Disabled access No
  • Wifi Yes


  • VisitScotland exclusive use 5-star status
  • Green Tourism Business Scheme Gold Award
  • Most Exclusive Private Venue (Scotland) 2017 Industry Insight Monthly Luxury Goods Awards


  • Historic Houses Association
  • East Lothian Golf Tourism Alliance
  • Luxury Scottish Wedding