Built in 1852, Rathan House - Guesthouse at Eskbank is based just 7 miles outside of the Scottish capital city of Edinburgh. An enchanting guesthouse, it features a sun terrace, a beautiful garden with croquet lawn and free on-site parking. Rathan House has a Thistle award, 4-star quality rating and a 'Taste of Scotland' award from Scottish Tourist Board quality assessment. Authentic Hebridean breakfasts are offered within a 1920's designed dining room that is decorated with 19th century portraits. The breakfast includes fresh fruit salad, porridge cream and honey, and classic Spealtragan. Kintail kippers and fresh Ettrick salmon and 6 other cooked options. Vegetarian and vegan options are available. The charming rooms are equipped with an en suite bathroom with a shower, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. Local attractions include Edinburgh Castle and St. Andrew Square which are both 22 minutes’ drive away. Arthur’s seat and The Royal Mile are also a short 17-minute car journey away.