Sumptuous & versatile

Gilmerton House is a stunning Georgian Mansion set proudly amidst 1000 acres of woodland, lawn and secluded gardens. Easily accessible within 30 minutes of Edinburgh yet temptingly close to ‘The Golf Coast of Scotland’ comprising some of the world’s finest links golf courses – Muirfield, Gullane and North Berwick. Available for exclusive use only on a residential or non-residential basis Gilmerton House is a popular choice for entertaining, corporate events, and luxury brand launches.


Gilmerton House offers a wonderfully versatile selection of elegant and distinctive reception rooms. Of particular note is the Music Room, a Rococco masterpiece seating up to 60 guests for a sumptuous lunch or dinner. While the elegant drawing rooms overlooking the lawn provide more intimate spaces to meet over afternoon tea, drinks or canapes.

The Estate provides seclusion and privacy in a distinct yet accessible setting. There is ample room for a marquee on the lawn as well as team-building events such as archery or falconry.

Roaring fires are set to welcome travelers and those staying overnight will have the additional services of a full-time experienced butler.

The newly renovated Gilmerton Lodge, a 3 bedroomed detached period property just outside the main gates at Gilmerton House now provides further luxury accommodation.

Gilmerton House achieved a Gold standard under the Green Tourism Business Scheme and were awarded the “Most Exclusive Private Venue in Scotland” at the Luxury Goods Awards in 2017 hosted by Industry Insight Monthly.




Scotland’s most southerly distillery – Glenkinchie Distillery is on the doorstep – a must for whisky lovers visiting the area.

Suitable for

  • Wedding ceremonies
  • Wedding receptions
  • Private parties
  • Canape receptions
  • Private dining
  • Awards evenings
  • Gala Dinner
  • Team Building
  • Conferences


  • Clay shooting
  • Croquet
  • Archery
  • Mini Highland Games
  • Quad Biking
  • Falconry


  • Reception – 100
  • Dinner – 60
  • Marquee – 150


Gilmerton House

  • 10 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20

Gilmerton Lodge

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6


Athelstaneford, North Berwick EH39 5LQ

Did you know

East Lothian is the sunniest part of Scotland. With miles of breath-taking coastline and acres of rural farmland tucked in behind the Lammermuir Hills, the area has a rich and full larder of seasonal ingredients on offer.

Gilmerton House was the venue of choice for David and Victoria Beckham during the filming of the Haig Club whisky launch


Contact info

Ian Muckett
Ian Muckett
075495 38 317

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