THE PERFECT SCOTTISH CASTLE – where history, luxury and kinship meet Located 30 minutes from Edinburgh Airport, our castle is an incomparable 15th Century Scottish keep - the only one of its ilk in private hands across all of Europe. It is now the most stunning of venues, complete with 12 bed chambers and room for 80 guests, available for exclusive private hire. Being at the centre of Scottish life for 600 years, Borthwick Castle has encountered many of the key personalities in British history and culture, from Mary Queen of Scots and Oliver Cromwell to Sir Walter Scott and J. M. Turner. During its recent restoration, we have taken great care to honour the authenticity of Borthwick’s heritage whilst assuring that the castle delivers thoughtful, 21st century luxury to delight the most sophisticated of tastes. Borthwick Castle is creating its own luxury niche for corporates seeking an inspirational space to have meetings, for private families who want the luxury and experience of a castle and its team all to themselves, and for couples around the globe seeking to create an unforgettable wedding for themselves and their guests. We sincerely, and with great care and attention, welcome you to join us within these amazing walls.
A magnificent 13th century fortress set within acres of wooded parkland on the picturesque banks of the River Esk. Now one of the finest luxury hotels in Scotland.
Melville Castle, situated just 20 minutes from the centre of Edinburgh, is luxury historic castle hotel and exclusive use venue available to hire for luxury Scottish weddings, corporate events, team building and private functions. Melville Castle provides a comfortable selection of rooms and suites within the elegance of an 18th century castle. As one of Edinburgh’s most charming destinations, you’ll soon find out why so many of our guests return time and time again. Home to 32 bedrooms and suites, ranging from classic doubles to grand four poster suites, Melville Castle is the perfect place to escape from reality – even for one night. Guests are invited to enjoy the tranquil comfort and luxury of this historic castle including our quirky Brassiere restaurant & cellar bar, located in the cellar of the castle for a dining experience you will never forget.
National Mining Museum Scotland is a 5 Star attraction housed in the wonderfully restored Lady Victoria Colliery, the finest surviving colliery in Europe and a superb day out for the whole family. The Old Power House at the National Mining Museum Scotland is a unique venue for your event. With its high Victorian arched windows exposed original brickwork and complete accessibility, it’s the perfect place to present a memorable event. We pride ourselves in helping to realise our client’s vision through bespoke planning, whether it’s a wedding, special birthday party, a retirement celebration, a product launch, meeting, a craft fair, a theatre production or a concert.
Originally a medieval Cistercian monastery, Newbattle Abbey has a 900-year history of welcoming guests royalty. Located a short distance from Edinburgh city centre, this unique, historic building is the perfect venue for conferences, residential meetings, private celebrations and weddings. Enjoy a guided tour of Newbattle Abbey, a stunning 'A' listed building surrounded by 125 acres of parkland on Tuesdays at 19.25h.