Red Rose Room, Borthwick Castle

Exclusive Use in Edinburgh

If you’re someone who craves the comfort of their own space or are looking for somewhere special to celebrate an occasion with a group, why not explore our range of exclusive use accommodation?

Rest, relax and plan your adventures undisturbed from a home away from home in Scotland’s capital.


Dundas Castle

South Queensferry, Edinburgh, EH30 9SP

Set in 1000 acres of tranquil countryside, yet only 8 miles from Edinburgh, Dundas Castle offers all the comforts of a luxurious hotel.

Dating from 1416, the castle has been both a private home and a fortress. The splendid main house that adjoins it was built in 1818 by renowned architect William Burn. Today, it is available for exclusive use for a variety of events, from weddings and private gatherings to conferences and receptions. The pretty neighbourhood of South Queensferry, with its cobbled streets, harbour, independent boutiques and restaurants and bars that overlook the UNESCO heritage Forth Bridge is just a short distance away.

Barnbougle Castle exterior approach

Barnbougle Castle

Dalmeny Estate, South Queensferry, Edinburgh, EH30 9TQ

Also in South Queensferry, and offering panoramic views across the Firth of Forth, Barnbougle Castle is a stunning location for a private event.

The castle’s 13th century crow-stepped gables, great turrets and grand reception rooms offer a glimpse into this magnificent building’s past. The 60 foot long Banqueting Hall is the perfect place to host a lavish dinner, while the castle grounds offer a unique location for a marquee for parties.


Monkton House

Old Craighall, Musselburgh EH21 8SF

Retaining all the history of its 15th century features with modern comforts, a stay at Monkton House is a special treat.

The 7 bedrooms – named after Scottish mythical creatures – have a variety of luxurious touches, including king-size or four poster beds and crystal chandeliers, while the public rooms feature beautiful hand-painted panels, gun loops and arrow slits, spiral staircases, and even the odd secret room.

If the weather is kind, the house has plenty of green space to explore, including woodland and a formal lawn.


Gilmerton House

North Berwick, East Lothian, EH39 5LQ

A family home since the early 1600s, Gilmerton House is a grade A-listed Georgian mansion set in 100 acres of gardens with unspoilt views of the surrounding East Lothian countryside.

The house can accommodate up to 20 guests within 10 bedrooms, 2 drawing rooms, a snug, billiards room, a guest pantry, a music room and oak-panelled dining room.

Combined with a rich history, peaceful location and excellent hospitality, this luxurious retreat makes a perfect venue for an exclusive gathering.

Carlowrie Castle

Carlowrie Castle

Boathouse Bridge Road, Kirkliston, West Lothian, EH29 9ES

Built in 1852 as a family home Carlowrie Castle is 9 miles from the centre of Edinburgh and is a stunning building that blends its rich heritage with modern elegance and luxurious comfort.

Available for private celebrations, corporate events and weddings, the castle’s accommodation is spread across three floors, as well as accompanying accommodation in the Gate Lodge and The Stables. Guests can enjoy spacious and luxurious bedrooms with incredible views across the 32 acre castle grounds and a number of impressive public rooms.

Borthwick Castle

Borthwick Castle

North Middleton, Gorebridge, Midlothian, EH23 4QY

The medieval Borthwick Castle is described as one of the finest and best preserved 15th century keeps in Scotland. Evoking a different time in Scotland’s history, this fortress is filled with fascinating features, from a 40 foot long Great Hall to spiral staircases, alongside an array of luxury touches that you would expect in a 5-star hotel.