Things to see and do - Dalkeith
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Dalkeith Travel guide
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Dalkeith was originally a seigniorial town dominated by the Douglas family. It stands at the crossroads of two major highways (A68 and A7), between the River North Esk and River South Esk. Dalkeith has a modern town centre, as well as numerous historic buildings.
Tourist attractions Dalkeith : Things to see and do
GB - Roslin EH25 9PU
Rosslyn Chapel is famous for the wealth and richness of its carvings, a veritable "Bible of Stone". Work lasted from 1446 to 1486. The buttresses, windows and cornices are covered in decorative sculpture, which is rather unusual. The choir ..
119 st. High GB - Dalkeith EH22 1AX
Made a collegiate church in 1406, James Douglas, 1st Earl of Morton, enlarged it in 1477 and probably built the Scottish late-Gothic style chancel. Work on the chevet stopped in 1590 and the nave and transept remodelled in the mid-19C. The 16C Morton..
A6094 GB - Dalkeith EH22
St Mary's Chapel was built by William Burn and David Bryce. There is no aisle to the building which has a double hammerbeam roof. Note the fine heraldic floor tiles in front of the choir and the bench decorations.
Cockpen Road GB - Bonnyrigg EH19 3JB
Set within acres of wooded parkland, this fascinating 13th century fortress is on the banks of the River Esk. The Dalhousie Castle Hotel offers luxurious accommodation, award-winning fine dining, and spa and leisure facilities. Guests can descend an..
The Stair Arms Hotel, Pathhead, Midlothian GB - Edinburgh EH37 5TX
Featuring free WiFi, a restaurant and a children's playground, The Stair Arms Hotel offers pet-friendly accommodation in Edinburgh. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. Rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV. ..
Melvillegate, Edinburgh GB - Dalkeith EH18 1AP
Located just a 20-minute drive from Edinburgh centre, Melville Castle features luxury accommodation in an 18th-century castle sitting in a 50-acre domain. It offers stylish en suite guest rooms, a restaurant and free Wi-Fi. The guest rooms come with..
GB - EH19 3JB Bonnyrigg
GB - EH19 3JB Bonnyrigg
Lothian Bridge GB - EH22 4TR Dalkeith
17C former blacksmith's with two large, open-fired rooms; their wood and stone-faced walls hung with modern black and white photos. Extensive menus feature good quality local produce; lunch keeps things simple but appealing. Smart bedrooms boast hand..