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Self Catering

testimonial Our best stay ever in Scotland.
MG Orender, President PGA

Luxury Self-Catering Properties in Scotland

Winton Estate’s large, luxury, self-catering country houses exude comfort, style and tranquility.  Our three unique self catering properties are available on a flexible basis for full weeks, long weekends, or weekday short breaks.

Smaller groups of 6 and under (or 4 for Broomrigg Farmhouse) can benefit from our special low occupancy rates! Please see the property pages for more details. This offer is valid until 31 March 2021 (excluding holidays).

Or for larger groups looking to book within 30 days of your stay enjoy our Late Availability 20% discount.

Good To Go Scotland Logo

Great news! We are delighted to have been awarded the Scottish Industry Standard Mark “We’re Good to Go”. This means that our business has followed government and industry Covid19 guidelines and have strict processes in place for cleanliness and social distancing.

We are open for bookings and very much look forward to welcoming you to Winton soon.

Supporting documentation:  Risk Assessment – PDF   Covid-19 Policy – PDF

Wintonhill Farmhouse - self-catering house East Lothian

Wintonhill Farmhouse, an elegant Georgian country house (above), sleeps 12-14 guests in 6 bedrooms.

Winton Cottage self catering house near Edinburgh

The 5 star former laird’s house, Winton Cottage (above) sleeps 10-12 guests in 5 bedrooms.

Our newest property, the lovingly restored historic Broomrigg Farmhouse (above) sleeps 4 to 8 guests in 4 bedrooms.

All of our self-catering properties are located are on Winton Estate just outside Edinburgh in beautiful East Lothian countryside, within easy walking distance of Winton Castle.

If you have a very large group, you can hire two or more properties and we may be able to offer you a multi-hire discount, please talk to our office for details. These country houses can also be hired alongside Winton Castle, which sleeps up to a further 16 guests over 8 bedrooms and provides facilities for large dinners, meetings, conferences, receptions, Weddings and parties in historic splendour.

Given the large size of our self-catering properties and gardens, they also make excellent private use venues in their own right.

Two of our properties are pet friendly and welcome up to 2 dogs each for a small cleaning fee, Broomrigg Farmhouse and Wintonhill Farmhouse.

We can also lay on a range of entertaining activities (please book in advance). So, why not try 4X4 Driving, Whisky Tasting, Highland Games or Miniature Hovercraft?

The self-catering country houses are close to 20 excellent golf courses, sweeping sandy beaches, fishing, sailing, horse riding, hill walking, Musselburgh Racecourse, Glenkinchie Distillery, the Scottish Seabird Centre and the cultural city of Edinburgh itself.

Golf Holidays in East Lothian

If you’re planning a golf holiday with friends or colleagues in East Lothian, Winton is a great place to base yourself.

East Lothian, aptly known as ‘Scotland’s Golf Coast’, boasts some of the best links and inland golf courses in the world. There are 22 excellent golf courses within 20 minutes drive of Winton Castle, including North Berwick, Gullane, Dunbar, Craigielaw, Royal Musselburgh (the oldest playing golf course in the world) and Longniddry. See Golf East Lothian.

Historically, the owners of Winton Estate have played an important role in developing East Lothian’s most famous golf courses because their lands originally included Muirfield, Archerfield and Gullane.

Looking for Edinburgh Festival Accommodation in the Countryside?

If you want to enjoy the Edinburgh Festival from beautiful East Lothian countryside, Winton’s country houses are the perfect solution. Near the action but completely out of it.

Have a look at the Google map in the What’s On section for suggestions for local pubs, restaurants, golf courses and attractions.

See more and book Winton Cottage, Wintonhill Farmhouse and Broomrigg Farmhouse online.