Gilmerton House - Weddings, Corporate Days out,
Events and more...

We are delighted to welcome Fay Angus-Knowles who has recently joined Gilmerton House as our new General Manager.

We're excited to add Fay to our team. She brings to us a wealth of responsible experience in creating and managing successful events and desirable exclusive use venues.

Music at Gilmerton September 2014

Lammermuir Festival 2014 Logo

We are delighted to announce that we have been chosen as one of the new venues for the prestigious Lammermuir Festival - a celebration of "The magic of beautiful music in beautiful places" We will be hosting two events on the 18 September 2014 from 19.30pm

Click here for our events page where you can download the full details of the Festival, buy tickets plus a link to see the 'Welcome to the Festival' video and podcast.

See our latest feature in Homes & Interiors Scotland

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Gilmerton House-conveniently located just 30 miles (38mins) from Edinburgh Airport and 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 of one thousand acres of which 100 acres are woodlands and walks.

Gilmerton House is a magnificent home owned by the Kinloch family, whose ancestors have lived there for twelve generations.

For the past 20 years the house has been operating as a successful exclusive use private venue. Gilmerton House offers an exceptional level of accommodation and comfort, matched with our professional and experienced service; the house is suited to any social or corporate event.

For many years we have been welcoming guests from far and wide seeking relaxation, tranquillity and complete privacy in sublime surroundings. Your stay at Gilmerton is important to us and our aim is to make it a memorable one.

For enquiries
Tel: 01620 880342


  • 2 x Twin/Double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms
  • 1 x Twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • 2 x Double bedrooms with adjacent luxury shower/wet room
  • 2 x Double bedrooms with en-suite shower rooms and adjacent luxury bathroom
  • 2 x Double bedrooms with en-suite luxury shower rooms
  • 1 x Double bedrooms with en-suite bathroom and walk-in shower
  • Marble reception hall
  • 2 x large drawing rooms
  • Dining room
  • Music Room also used as a dining room/ballroom
  • TV room
  • Wi-fi throughout the house

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