Nestled in a picturesque village, just a 30 minute drive from Edinburgh, this family-run 16th Century Hotel offers 2 AA Rosette fine dining, cosy accommodation, free Wi-Fi and parking. Surrounded by 21 golf courses, beautiful countryside, sandy beaches and a wealth of historic buildings and popular visitor attractions, the Hotel is perfectly located for exploring the best that Edinburgh and the Lothian`s has to offer. This, mixed with their award winning cuisine, home-from-home ambiance and friendly service helps to create the perfect recipe for a fantastic Scottish holiday.
The Hotel offers a selection of 22 delightfully comfortable en-suite bedrooms, including Single, Family, and Classic and Superior Double or Twin options. For added convenience, all rooms include free Wi-Fi access, flat-screen TV with freeview channels, extra comfy bedding, hairdryer and tea & coffee making facilities.
When it comes to food, Ducks Restaurant offers one of the best dining experiences in East Lothian. With ten tables, white linen, candles and an open-fire it cultivates an atmosphere of refined intimacy. The menu changes with the seasons, making the best of the great variety of local produce and there is also a spectacular wine list. For something al little more casual, the inviting Donald`s Bar Bistro offers an excellent range of light snacks and bar meals together with a wide selection of real drinks . Indeed, the Hotel also enjoys a home-from-home relationship with the Scottish Malt Whisky Society and the bar offers a selection of about 70 malts and real ales.
With such a scenic location and wonderful service, the Hotel is an excellent venue for a wide variety of events and occasions including weddings. Their experienced staff will ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible, ensuring that your event is remembered for all the right reasons.
Situated in the village of Aberlady, the Hotel is just a 9 minute drive from the A1 and just 30 minutes from the city of Edinburgh, what`s more it offers plenty of free on-site parking. There is a local train station just 3 miles away at Longniddry which offers regular services to Edinburgh Waverley. For those flying in, Edinburgh Airport is 26 miles away (approximately a 35 minute drive).
The village of Aberlady is at the centre of Scotland`s Golf Coast and is surrounded by 21 golf courses, 10 of which have hosted championships and five have been qualifiers for the Open at Muirfield. Aberlady Bay, only a five minute walk away, is Britain`s oldest Nature Reserve and the whole area is renowned for its bird watching. Indeed, just a short distance from the Hotel is North Berwick, offering plenty of opportunities for boat trips as well as being home to the Scottish Sea Bird Centre. The National Museum of Flight is just 7 miles away and features one of only 8 surviving Concorde aircraft. The Hotel is also the perfect base from which to explore Edinburgh, the inspiring capital of Scotland. An historic, cosmopolitan and cultured city it offers a diverse range of museums, galleries, theatres and other world-class attractions including Edinburgh Castle one of Scotland`s most iconic buildings.
Travelling via the M8, take the city of Edinburgh By Pass (A720) before taking the A1 south exit at Bankton Junction following signs to North Berwick. Travelling on the A198, pass through Longniddry and then head left on Lyars Road towards Aberlady. Remaining on the A198, the Hotel is located on Main Street on the right hand side of the road.