Welcome to The Dunstane Houses

A breath of fresh Orkney air in the heart of Edinburgh






Why book direct
  • Best rates – we’re never cheaper elsewhere
  • Free room upgrades for stays of 3 nights or more (Nov–Mar)
  • Bottle of Joseph Perrier champagne with suite bookings
  • Flexible cancellation policy
  • Reduced rates for local attractions

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Why book direct

  • Best rates – we’re never cheaper elsewhere
  • Free room upgrades for stays of 3 nights or more (Nov–Mar)
  • Bottle of Joseph Perrier champagne with suite bookings
  • Flexible cancellation policy
  • Reduced rates for local attractions

Hire the Whole House for your Wedding

The Dunstane Wedding Weekend

With beautiful surroundings, easy access to the attractions of the city centre and a characterful, romantic atmosphere, The Dunstane Houses is one of the Edinburgh’s most desirable wedding venues. You and your guests are free to take over Dunstane House for the whole weekend, earning you exclusive use of all 17 of our bedrooms and suites and ensuring you have a wedding to remember…

Book a Dunstane wedding package and you can expect:

Exclusive use of all 17 bedrooms (sleeping up to 33) and The Ba’ Bar from 3pm Friday to 12noon Sunday.

This includes:
1 x The Dunstane Suite – The biggest and finest room in the hotel; the perfect bridal suite
3 x Orkney Suites – Grand, super-king suites with high ceilings, dramatic views and fit-for-royalty features; just the thing for the bridal party
8 x Luxury King Doubles  – Spacious rooms with king-size beds, Nespresso machines and other touches of luxe
4 x Luxury Wee Doubles  – Small but cosily formed double rooms with everything you need for a comfortable stay
1 X Classic Single – A petite but welcoming room, ideal for solo guests

Before arrival

  • Floral arrangements around the hotel to complement your wedding flowers – just let us know your chosen colours
  • Welcome cards in each guest rooms, bearing the message of your choice
  • A printed itinerary of your weekend at the Dunstane Houses
  • Cake storage

On arrival

  • Check-in from 3pm
  • Evening reception in the Ba’ Bar from 7pm, including Champagne for your guests and a Canape-style buffet

Day 2

  • Full Scottish breakfast in the Ba’ Bar for all guests
  • Ceremony in Hampton House’s Stroma Lounge or in the hotel gardens
  • If you prefer to arrange an alternative venue for your ceremony, we are happy to arrange classic-car transport from the hotel for all guests
  • We have a couple of options for your reception after your ceremony, we can organise you a sit down meal for up to 40 guests or a more informal champagne reception with buffet alternative.
  • We will of course set up your room with our romantic, rose petal Turn-down before you retire for the evening.

Day 3

  • Full Scottish Breakfast for your guests in our Ba’ Bar and Lounge
  • Complimentary room service breakfast for the happy couple

The Dunstane Wedding Weekend package starts at £14,650, including VAT.

And, as a thank-you for choosing the Dunstane Houses, the bride and groom are invited to return for their first anniversary – and this time, the stay will be on us…

Added extras

Dunstane wedding packages can be enhanced with an assortment of additions and in-room extras. Guide prices per head are:

  • Afternoon tea on arrival £28
  • Personalised cocktails £8
  • Additional canapés £3
  • Handmade Scottish chocolate £12
  • Chocolate-dipped strawberries £12
  • Fresh fruit basket £15
  • Bouquet of fresh flowers £45
  • Platter of Scottish cheeses £15
  • Romantic turndown service £20
  • Late check-out until 2pm £30

The day, of course, revolves around you, so The Dunstane Houses can also take care of any of other wedding essentials and big-day perks, including live music and photography, hair and make-up, spa days for the bridal party, vintage-car transport and the cake. These are available on request and subject to additional costs.

 

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