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Beautiful grounds

A lovely place to walk, lots of beautiful views over the forth and inchcolm island. I have been... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Charlotte G

Beautiful castle packed with history and antiquities. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lesley D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2A Cramond Road South | Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh EH4 5QD, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful castle packed with history and antiquities. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and interesting. The grounds are lovely and the tearoom worth a visit too.

Thank Lesley D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely grounds to walk around and the castle tour is well worth it. The cafe is very good. Excellent bacon and haggis brioche roll. Great tea/coffee and cakes. Open 7 days from 0930

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been driving passed the entrances to Lauriston Castle from far too many years. Yesterday, at last, I turned in the gates! The car park was a little full but a space was found. The castle (large villa) can be approached either along the...More

Thank Munrovia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful grounds! Enjoyed a wonderful theatre production in the grounds of the absolutely stunning Lauriston Castle. Highly recommend a visit!

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live so near the castle and it is the first time i have ever been to see it. The whole grounds and view of Cramond are amazing. it is so peaceful lots to see and enjoy for all the family. Well worth a visit....More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have discovered Lauriston Castle after three Years living in Edinburgh. Caste connected to huge park and overlooking Crammond makes an amazing relaxing package.

Thank vox847
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I went with a friend to Lauriston Castle yesterday. The grounds are wonderful - the Japanese garden is beautiful - the peonies just lovely, the walled garden so peaceful, with a lovely waterfall feature that adds to the tranquility. The Italian garden has some scented...More

Thank hillie42
Reviewed 21 June 2018

A lovely place to walk, lots of beautiful views over the forth and inchcolm island. I have been coming here for years but only used the cafe for the first time today. Although the drinks and scones were nice, it was nothing extraordinary considering it...More

1  Thank Charlotte G
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We had a private tour with Erik and we were charmed by the combination of elegance and simplicity in this stately home. Unfortunately, the weather did not cooperate and we were not able to walk the grounds. However, Erik was charming, extremely knowledgeable, and very...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The grounds and gardens are beautiful it is dog friendly and there is good parking. However the Cafe is not, it is not so much the food but the awful service. I have been twice and both times a very unfriendly young lady has been...More

1  Thank Claire D
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