Gilmerton House An Elegant Luxury Retreat

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Just 30 minutes east of Edinburgh, Gilmerton House has been home to the Kinloch family since 1655. Still a family home, the handsome Grade A listed Georgian Mansion now operates as an exclusive use events venue, an elegant, luxury retreat.

A 5 star exclusive use venue, Gilmerton House in East Lothian, near Edinburgh, is the perfect place for weddings, business events, team building activities, private house parties and luxury leisure breaks.



You’ll fall in love with Gilmerton House. With elegant reception rooms and 10 luxuriously appointed bedrooms, this is the perfect exclusive use venue for your celebrations. A tranquil, romantic hideaway for your wedding, whatever the time of year.

One of the most romantic wedding venues in Scotland, you’ll love the classic elegance of our country mansion. The quintessential wedding venue for a fabulous party.

Book your place now at our Wedding Open Day on Sunday 3rd February 2019 (12 – 4 pm)!

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Gilmerton House provides professionalism, unbeatable service and unrivalled attention to detail for your gala dinners, BBQs, meetings, strategy sessions and incentive events.

Easily accessed from Edinburgh and the International Airport, Gilmerton House is well located for entertaining your most important clients, launching new products, or quite simply rewarding your team.

Our exclusive use policy means that, unlike a hotel, the venue is all yours, and ensures complete privacy at all times.

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Gilmerton Estate’s many acres of secluded gardens and woodland can accommodate a variety of team building activities, from archery, clay pigeon shooting and falconry, to mini highland games, croquet and quad biking.

More sedate tutored wine, whisky or gin tastings and themed events can be arranged in the House, and golf, horse riding, fishing and wake boarding can all be arranged nearby in East Lothian.

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Historic house stays


You’ve found the perfect retreat for a luxury leisure break or executive retreat. The house boasts 10 immaculate double bedrooms with exemplary ensuite bathrooms. Each bedroom is equipped with a flat screen television, tea and coffee making facilities, robes and towels, and, of course, breath-taking views.

You’ll also love the inviting Drawing Rooms, the panelled Music with its Rococo swirls, and the elegant Dining Room.

A full butler service is provided for overnight guests.

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