Rathan House - The Guest House @ Eskbank


45 Eskbank Road, Eskbank, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 3BH

    This is a family-run guest house offering 2 family rooms - (one large), a twin room in summer,two double rooms and one singles (all of which are en suite).

    Set in the leafy, quiet Eskbank conservation area,  500 metres from Dalkeith center.  It has a large south facing sunny walled garden where children may play safely.  There are 7 restaurants/ pubs  withing 150- 600 metres.

    2  Family Rooms,  2 double 1 single  - all ensuite. Family and dog friendly policy

    Off street PARKING for 12 cars. .

    Excellent  4 star  EDINBURGH PARK & RIDE base guesthouse base with 24  buses to the Royal Mile. Every 10 minutes daytime , less often after 7.30 pm and hourly after midnight. by Lothian Buses 3 and 49..         (.Firstbus Expressbus  X95 hourly)

    From  6 Sept  new train station at Hardengreen Dalkeith.  Services avery half hour to central Edinburgh and Tweedbank, Melrose.

    Facilities:-  Morrison supermarket ... tennis and golf  nearby

    Croquet Lawn set in 1/3 acre walled garden 


    4 Guest House
    Taste Our Best
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    1 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff
    Double Room En Suite
    £70.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Quad Family room (double bed + bunk beds)
    £78.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Quin Family Room with disabled wetroom ensuite
    £72.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Single Room
    £20.00 per person per night (room only)
    Twin Room En Suite
    £70.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • City Breaks


    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Outdoor Play Area


    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • Garden
    • TV Lounge
    • Television

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • JCB Card
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card


    • Bike Storage Available
    • Cycle Locker
    • Cycle Rack
    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • On Public Transport Route
    • Paid Parking within easy distance
    • Park and Ride
    • Parking
    • Private Car Space
    • Private Parking


    • Breakfast Available
    • Eating Out Facilities within 2 miles ITIHAAS 140 Metres JUSTINLEES 200 Metres CAVALIERE 600 Metres BLOSSOM GARDEN 200 Metres DALHOUSIE CASTLE 2 Miles SUN INN 1Mile
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available


    • Bunk Beds
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Heating Throughout Property
    • Iron Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Payphones Available
    • Towels Provided
    • WC EnSuite
    • Wash Hand Basin

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking
    • German Speaking


    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Pets Welcome
    • Pets Welcome By Arrangement

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- Edinburgh centre - A7 - A68 to Dalkeith High Street, turn right, 300 metres on left hand side by King's Park/St. David's Church on Eskbank Road. Buses from Edinburgh central - LRT Bus: 3 or 44. FirstBus: 86, 141, X81 or X82.

    Getting there by railway:- From Waverley railway Station go to North Bridge and take LRT Bus: 3 or 44, or alternatively FirstBus: 86, 141, X81 or X82.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Edinburgh Airport take the A8 towards Edinburgh city centre. At the Gogar roundabout take the A720 City Bypass south to Gilmerton Junction. Follow signs to Eskbank (past Butterfly World) A7 - B6392. At Eskbank Roundabout take the 1st exit onto Eskbank Road. The house is 120metres on the right.

    Getting there by ferry:- Rosyth - Forth Road Bridge -A720 bypass south to Gilmerton Junction. Follow signs to Eskbank (past Butterfly World) A7 - B6392. At Eskbank Roundabout take the 1st exit onto Eskbank Road. The house is 120metres on the right.

    Transport within Scotland

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    Access to Public Areas

    • Level access (i.e. no steps or thresholds), or access by ramp, lift or stair lift
      • from the entrance to reception
      • to one or more bedrooms
      • to the lounge

    General Questions

    • Emergency evacuation procedures for the safe exit of guests with disabilities
    • Non-smoking policy throughout establishment
    • Proprietors/staff available 24-hours

    Bedrooms and Bathrooms: General

    • Bathrooms available with :
      • level entry shower
      • separate shower unit
    • There are separate shower units:
      • fixed shower seats or shower chairs provided
    • WCs in bathrooms fitted with handrails available
    • Bedrooms with non-allergic bedding available (e.g. non-feather pillows)


    • Route from the parking area to the entrance is :
      • with a ramp
    • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
      • Within about 50 metres from the main entrance
    • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance

    This information is self-assessed; therefore we accept no liability for its accuracy. Please contact the venue for further information.

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