City of Edinburgh
Dynamic Earth takes you on a journey of discovery from the beginning of time through the present day into the future.
Edinburgh Botanics houses many wonders of the plant kingdom in its grounds that include a world famous rock garden.
Edinburgh Castle dominates the city skyline and is host to the Edinburgh Military Tattoo.
Edinburgh Dungeon shows the gruesome side of the city's history!
Edinburgh Zoo has the world's largest penguin pool!
Holyrood Palace was Mary Queen of Scots home and is the Queen's official residence in Scotland.
National Galleries of Scotland exhibit old masters and modern art in 4 specialist galleries.
National Trust Properties, The Georgian House and Gladstone's Land give insight into typical Edinburgh houses of the 18th and 17th century respectively.
Museum of Childhood is a treasure house full of children's toys from past to present day.
Royal Yacht Britannia now resides in all her glory in Edinburgh's Port of Leith.
Royal Observatory Visitor Centreis seeing stars!
Scottish Whisky Heritage Centre educates about our national drink and gives adults a free taste!
Coast and Countryside
From the doorstep to within a 35 mile radius of us you will find:
Deep Sea World where you can walk (and stay dry) among the fish!Getting to The Scottish Borders
Hopetoun House - undoubtedly one of Scotland's finest stately homes with fantastic views of the Forth road and rail bridges.
Pentland Hills Regional Park is all around you! Feel free to explore the many walks in Robert Loius Stevenson's "Hills of Home"!
Rosslyn Chapel - a unique 15th century chapel renowned for its Gothic style and rich carvings.
Scottish Sea Bird Centre where you can view puffins, gannets and other seabirds up close using interactive cameras.
Tantallon Castle set on the edge of a sea cliff! Climb the battlements for panoramic views!
Edinburgh International Festival and Fringe Find out more about the world renowned Edinburgh International Festival and the Edinburgh Festival Fringe which are staged every year in August.
We've listed useful travel information and web-sites to help you on your way.....
Travel by Air -The nearest airport is Edinburgh. Glasgow is approximately 50 miles away.
Travel by Rail - The nearest railway station is Edinburgh Waverley situated in the centre of the city.
Travel by car - see Location map for details - we are very easy to find