- Tranquil woodland setting
- Historic 16th century building
- 70 luxurious bedrooms
- Award-winning restaurant
- Vital Health Club and Spa
- Indoor pool and technogym
- Meeting and conference facilities
- Teambuilding activities
- Complimentary Wifi
- Ample free car parking
- A fabulous wedding venue near Edinburgh
- Located 2 minutes drive from the main M8 motorway
The perfect hotel and wedding venue
Situated in a secluded spot near Livingston just west of
Edinburgh, and set in 22 acres of beautiful woodlands, Macdonald
Houstoun House is the perfect country hotel and retreat. Once
visited by Mary Queen of Scots, the historic building has the
classic grace of a 16th century Tower House. Inside, 70 rooms blend
luxury and character, with a unique feature bedroom in the
For food-lovers, the
Jeremy Wares at Houstoun House restaurant has two AA Rosettes
for excellent local ingredients, expertly cooked in season. In the
cellar, the cosy
Vaulted Bar is the perfect spot for a drink or afternoon tea.
Leisure Club and Spa have ample scope for working off the
calories and a host of rejuvenating treatments.
And for business meetings - large or small - we have the rooms,
facilities and services to make meetings productive. We are
one of the most popular luxury
wedding venues in Scotland with a team dedicated to making your
wedding that extra bit special. The historic tower is a
perfect romantic backdrop to your day. Macdonald Houstoun
House is located only 2 minutes from the main M8 motorway, your
gateway to the cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow.
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Please note the exterior of the building currently has
scaffolding around it while maintenance work takes place. We
apologise for any inconvenience during this time and thank all
guests for your co-operation.