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Macdonald Houstoun House

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Overview
West Lothian, Uphall EH52 6JS Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
Reviews (1,609)
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All reviews houston house lovely hotel spa break four poster spa facilities lovely grounds wedding reception lovely room course meal sauna and steam room one night stay a lovely stay breakfast was excellent edinburgh airport houstoun house jeremy wares restaurant facial
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is an e mail that I hope will be read responded to and used to improve. My husband and I booked to stay with you as we were attending a wedding reception on the night of the 10th at your hotel also it was...More

Thank 909vickir
Response from Marcello V, General Manager at Macdonald Houstoun HouseResponded today

Dear Vicki Thank you for your review. Naturally I was very sorry to learn of your experience and in the first instance would like to sincerely apologise to you. I have also received your comments via email and will be contacting you directly to assure...More

Reviewed yesterday

We cannot recommend this hotel more highly. Our daughter's wedding reception was held here at the end of October 2018 and we stayed at the hotel for two nights. The main wedding reception was for 176 guests (with approximately a further 40 evening guests) and...More

1  Thank Mrs-H-100
Response from Marcello V, General Manager at Macdonald Houstoun HouseResponded today

Dear Mrs H, Thank you for your very detailed review. We were delighted to read that you all had such a wonderful time and that the whole wedding was such a huge success. It was a real pleasure to host your family's wedding and we...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely hotel, lovely building, friendly staff, beautiful interior. Stayed here Nov 2018 and have to say this is one of the nicest places I have ever stayed. Really nice, clean, spacious rooms. Stunning old bar, with open fireplaces. Breakfast was nice. Used the gym and...More

1  Thank Basilking
Response from Marcello V, General Manager at Macdonald Houstoun HouseResponded today

Dear Basilking, thank you for your very kind comments and excellent review. We really appreciated your recognition of the team and the overall quality of the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Very best wishes Marcello

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely hotel! It's history attracted me though I was a bit nervous as sometimes the investment in such properties can be lacking but I needn't have worried.From the beautiful tree lined approach to the friendly and efficent staff ( thank you Robert on...More

1  Thank samL8349MW
Response from Marcello V, General Manager at Macdonald Houstoun HouseResponded today

Dear samL8349MW, Thank you for your excellent review. It was really thoughtful of you to recognition Roddie and the team. We focus on making breakfast a great experience by making it plated and investing in the best of produce such as Stornaway Black Pudding so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a night on our way to visiting family in Scotland. The hotel looks lovely as you arrive via the long sweeping driveway with plenty of parking. Staff were excellent and whilst we were too early to check in we had a...More

Thank CheshireMatt
Response from Marcello V, General Manager at Macdonald Houstoun HouseResponded today

Dear CheshireMatt, Thank you for your recent review. I was delighted to read that you had such a great stay and appreciate you taking the time to highlight so many aspects of the hotel. We very much look forward to welcoming you back to the...More

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About
Description
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 More 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 Tower 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. Our Leisure Club and Spa have ample scope for working off the calories and a host of rejuvenating treatments. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Sauna
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$88 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel Livingston
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Macdonald Houstoun Hotel
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Macdonald Houstoun Livingston
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Houston House Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > West Lothian > Uphall
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
70
Price range
US$88 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macdonald Houstoun House Hotel Livingston
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Macdonald Houstoun Hotel
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Macdonald Houstoun Livingston
,
Houston House Hotel
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > West Lothian > Uphall
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Dining (26)
Pool & Beach (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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keithtimson
30 September 2018|
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Response from dianelE8260RH | Reviewed this property |
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25 September 2017|
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12 April 2017|
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Response from steven f | Reviewed this property |
no TV in the bar
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Room Tips
"I suspect all the rooms are a good size"
Basilking
3 days ago
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"Book a table for dinner"
CheshireMatt
1 week ago
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"Very spread out with a lot of long halls & stairs Lower level poor views"
462chuckb
5 weeks ago
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"Stay in the main house for charm"
CariStroudsburg_PA
17 Sep 2018
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