Macdonald Houstoun House
4 out of 5 stars
Polished hotel in a 16th-century tower houseSet in 22 acres of beautiful woodlands, Macdonald Houstoun House is the perfect country hotel and retreat. Once visited by Mary Queen of Scots, this historic building has the classic grace of a historic 16th century Tower House. As befits an elegant country retreat, it offers 70 stylish and comfortable guestrooms, which blend luxury and character. For traditional Scottish fare with a modern twist, the Jeremy Wares at Houstoun House restaurant is a two AA Rosettes Award-winner for excellent local ingredients, expertly cooked in season. In the cellar, the cozy and more relaxed Vaulted Bar is the perfect spot for a drink or afternoon tea. Guests will also enjoy the hotel's Vital Health and Wellbeing Club, with fully equipped Technogym, 60-foot indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam and spa treatment rooms, as well as the clay surface tennis court concealed in the hotel's lovely walled gardens, offered free of charge to hotel guests.
Macdonald Houstoun HouseUphall, West Lothian EH52 6JS