23, 4 on ground floor, 6 in lodges nearby.
bar/lounge, drawing room, library, restaurant, free Wi-Fi, in-room TV (Freeview), weddings/function facilities, spa treatments, 6-acre garden, tennis court.
all ages welcomed.
allowed in cottage bedrooms, not in public rooms.
Amex, MasterCard, Visa.
per room B&B single £95–£135, double £300–£420. Set dinner £40, à la carte £47.
Good Hotel Guide Review
Flanked by the shoreline and Muirfield golf course, and with nine other courses nearby, the Weaver family’s luxury hotel is a seaside haven for golfers. Managed by Duncan Fraser, the Edwardian honey-stone house stays true to the vision of its architect, Sir Edwin Lutyens, that it be a ‘dignified holiday home’. Today, its plush rooms, afternoon teas, and well-maintained garden (attributed to Gertrude Jekyll) with croquet lawn, putting green and lawn tennis court, all create a civilised home-away-from-home feel. The restaurant deftly deploys locally sourced produce for classic French dishes; lighter meals are served in the bar/lounge. Broad views of the Firth of Forth or verdant fields are enjoyed from traditionally styled bedrooms. Fifteen minutes’ walk to the sea.
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Guide Book Vouchers
This hotel accepts discount vouchers which entitle readers to a 25% discount off their normal B&B rate for a single night’s stay. Each printed copy of the Guide contains six vouchers worth in total about £150.Buy the guide