VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

6 Bedroom Wintonhill Farmhouse

You sent a message to this manager.


Last updated: 11/12/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Edinburgh farmhouse description

Wintonhill Farmhouse is one of the largest, luxury self-catering houses near Edinburgh in Scotland, only half an hour's drive from the city centre (see location plan). The tranquil, imposing location of Wintonhill, above Winton House and overlooking the Lammermuir and Pentland Hills, boasts fabulous views from one of the best vantage points in East Lothian.
Sleeping up to 14, this classic Farmhouse is perfect for guests looking for self-catering near Edinburgh, a large holiday house in Scotland, group self-catering, golf self-catering and vacation rentals in Scotland. Wintonhill Farmhouse is also popular for civilized hen parties and stag parties!


We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 300 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

      • Private Chef
      • Staff


      • Events Allowed
      • Children Welcome
      • Non Smoking Only
      • Pets Not Allowed
      • Wheelchair Accessible

      Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

      Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms


      • Books
      • CD Player
      • DVD Player
      • Game Room
      • Games
      • Ping Pong Table
      • Pool Table
      • Satellite / Cable
      • Stereo
      • Television
      • Video Games


      • Adventure
      • Away From It All
      • Family
      • Historic
      • Tourist Attractions


      • Botanical Garden
      • Cinemas
      • Festivals
      • Health/Beauty Spa
      • Live Theater
      • Museums
      • Playground
      • Recreation Center
      • Restaurants

      Local Services & Businesses

      • Fitness Center
      • Groceries

      Leisure Activities

      • Antiquing
      • Beachcombing
      • Bird Watching
      • Eco Tourism
      • Horseback Riding
      • Miniature Golf
      • Outlet Shopping
      • Paddle Boating
      • Shelling
      • Shopping
      • Sight Seeing
      • Walking

      Location Type

      • Mountain View
      • Rural:

        Superb rural location in a quiet and tranquil spot on the Winton estate. Stunning views to the Pentland & Lammermuir hills...moreless

      Sports & Adventure Activities

      • Cycling
      • Fishing
      • Fly Fishing
      • Golf
      • Kayaking
      • Mountain Biking
      • Rock Climbing
      • Sailing
      • Surfing
      • Swimming
      • Tennis
      • Wind-Surfing


      • Child's Highchair
      • Dining Area
      • Seating for 14 people


      • Clothes Dryer
      • Fireplace
      • Hair Dryer
      • Heating
      • Internet
      • Iron & Board
      • Linens Provided
      • Living Room
      • Parking
      • Parking Off Street
      • Telephone
      • Towels Provided
      • Washing Machine
      • Wireless Internet
      • Wood Fireplace


      • Catering Available
      • Coffee Maker
      • Cooking Utensils
      • Dishes & Utensils
      • Dishwasher
      • Kitchen
      • Microwave
      • Oven
      • Pantry Items
      • Refrigerator
      • Toaster


      • Deck / Patio
      • Lawn / Garden
      • Outdoor Grill

      Payment Type

      • Mastercard
      • Visa

      Pool / Spa



          Write a review 5
          from 2 traveler reviews
          Rental basis: Per property
          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
          Christmas 2014
          Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
          7 night min stay

          New Year 14/15
          Dec 27 - Jan 4, 2015
          7 night min stay

          Spring 2015
          Jan 5 - Mar 31, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Mid season 2015
          Apr 1 - Jun 30, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Peak season 2015
          Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Autumn 2015
          Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Winter 2015
          Nov 1 - Dec 18, 2015
          3 night min stay
          Christmas 2015
          Dec 19 - Dec 26, 2015
          7 night min stay

          New Year 2015/16
          Dec 27 - Jan 3, 2016
          7 night min stay


          Additional information about rental rates


          • Refundable Damage Deposit £300
          • Taxes Not included


          £300 deposit required to book, the balance due 8 weeks prior to the vacation.

          Please wait... Travel with confidence

          Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

          Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

          Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

          Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
          Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
          Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


          Last updated: 11/12/2014
          Check availability
          23 Available
          21 Unavailable
          22 Today
          23 Selected dates


          • National Museum of Flight Scotland

            "A fantiastic place for the whole family to explore. The museum houses an original concorde s..."

          • Scottish Seabird Centre

          • Tantallon Castle

            "Overlooking the First of Forth, tantallon castle has a celebrated history of battles and ski..."

          • Hailes Castle

            "A great place to take a picknik along and explore the castle. Located right next to the stun..."

          • Arthur's Seat

            "Why not climb Arthur's seat, and experience the fantastic view across Edinburgh "

          • Edinburgh Castle

            "A half hour's drive from our property, the castle is a must see on every visitors vacation t..."

          • Rosslyn Chapel

            "The chapel is a great place to visit, even if you haven't seen the Da Vinchi Code!"

          • The Free Edinburgh Fringe Festival

            "Comedy, culture - If you are anywhere near Edinburgh for the festival you need to pop in for..."

          • Glenkinchie Distillery

            "For lovers of single malt, Glenkinchie distillery is home of the Edinburgh malt. A tour of t..."

          • Gullane Golf Club

            "Gullane 1, 2 & 3 - Offering exceptional golf. Three fantastic courses."

          • Muirfield Golf Club

            "The world famous Muirfield course, home of the 2013 Open. "

          • Seacliff Beach

            "A delightful private beach, accessed down a windy track road. £2 entry. Seacliff has one of ..."

          20 Miles
          Nearest Airport
          0.5 Miles
          Nearest Barpub
          Winton Arms
          10 Miles
          Nearest Golf
          Gullane 1,2 & 3
          5 Miles
          Nearest Train
          5 Miles
          Nearest Motorway
          8 Miles
          Nearest Restaurant
          Waterside Bistro, Haddington
          100 Miles
          Nearest Ski
          9 Miles
          Nearest Beach

          Car: Necessary

          Glenkinchie distillery (Fabulous highland whisky tasting)

          Scottish seabird centre at North Berwick

          Museum of Flight at East Fortune, near North Berwick

          Edinburgh festival in August

          Local beaches etc.


          Manager info

          About: Winton Cottage is owned by Sir Francis and Lady Ogilvy who live nearby in a wing of Winton House. The Estate has been owned by the Ogilvy Family since 1888 and Winton House is one of the most architecturally significant buildings in Scotland due to its unique twisted carved chimneys built in the 1620's.

          Why Edinburgh:
          The property has been passed down through the generations. The house was the former Laird's house, and now serves as a fantastic base to explore East Lothian as well as Edinburgh

          The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
          Spacious Pool table & games room Expansive gardens including outdoor stone paved area with sand pit and sit out areas 4 star

          Contact us

          Speaks: english

          Guestbook comments from the property manager

          1 of 2


          • Wintonhill Farmhouse Front

            Wintonhill Farmhouse Front

          • BBQ and Gardens

            BBQ and Gardens

          • Walled Garden

            Walled Garden

          • Family bedroom

            Family bedroom

          • Kitchen


          • Games Room

            Games Room

          • Shower Room

            Shower Room

          • Entrance to private walled garden

            Entrance to private walled garden

          • Front hall

            Front hall

          • Dining Room

            Dining Room

          • Downstairs toilet and shower room

            Downstairs toilet and shower room

          • Double bedroom

            Double bedroom

          • Floor plan

            Floor plan

          VRBO #232379

          There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

          This listing was first published here in 2009.

          Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

          £343 - £554 per night (GBP)

          6 Bedroom / 5 Bathroom
          Sleeps 14

          View calendar: Updated 11/12/14
          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
          Dates are unavailable
          Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
          This listing requires that rentals start on a .
          Get an instant quote
          Member since: 2009
          Speaks: english
          • Calendar last updated: 11/12/2014
          Email manager

          +44 1875 340222
          GMT Office Hours

          Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
          Add vacation protection services to your booking

          Three services to protect your trip:

          Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

          Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

          Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

          Get it now


          Share this property via Email

          6 Bedroom Wintonhill Farmhouse

          Edinburgh #232379

          6 BR  5 BA  Sleeps 14

          You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

          Share this property via Email

            Please correct the following errors and resend:
          • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
          • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
          • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.