Muirfield is one of the most prestigious golf clubs in the world and is the host to many golfing tournaments every year. Located in Muirfield East Lothian, Muirfield Golf Club welcomes male golfers, female golfers both amateur and professional, while their course has been recently updated receiving plaudits from golfers and visitors alike along with commentators who rate the course as one of the best there is.
Where to stay when visiting Muirfield Golf Club is the question as there are many hotels plus bed and breakfast accomodation in the area. Here we take a look at the best hotels in the district where visitors can enjoy great facilities and amenities making their golfing holiday truly memorable.
Prestonfield House Edinburgh
Prestonfield is a five star boutique hotel located a short drive from Muirfield and is Edinburghs most opulent accomodation offered in the area. Rooms and suites here ooze luxury as does the whole of this amazing hotel that certainly doesn't go in for a minimalist feel as all the rooms are filled with beautiful furnishings, antiques and artwork.
Prestonfield House was awarded an Exceptional rating receiving a massive 4.9 from 5 score by customers who booked through expedia.co.uk and it's hardly surprising as further features of this fabulous hotel include, fine dining, indulgent rooms with fine linens plus spectacular views over parkland or Edinburgh itself.
Visitors who are considering booking five star luxury during their visit to Muirfield Golf Course must take a look at the Prestonfield website as a range of offers and deals are featured, while gift vouchers are also available here too.
Macdonald Marine Hotel and Spa
This beautiful four star hotel is located in Berwick and is ideal for visitors who wish for a comfortable base to stay close to Muirhead as it is only three miles along the road from the golf course. The hotels amazing coastal setting makes for spectacular views and bracing air to enliven visitors spirits.
Macdonald Marine Hotel also boasts a superb spa where guests can unwind and relax after a hard day playing golf as they opt for a massage, facial, manicure or pedicure, all provided by trained staff, while steam rooms, a sauna and a great swimming pool complete the package.
Rooms here have Victorian features while offeering all the amenities guests have come to expect from good four star accomodation. Macdonald Marine also has an award winning restaurant, bars, lounges and also offers great business facilities too. Customers of expedia.co.uk rated this hotel as very good scoring it 4.1 fom 5 when reviewing.
The Linton Hotel
Located in East Lothian The Linton Hotel is situated conveniently for many attractions in the area including Muirfield Golf Club. The Linton is very much a village residence but offers all the services and amenities guests require in order to have a memorable stay.
The Linton Hotel has just six rooms making it an intimate place to stay in contrast to larger chain hotels. The hotel has a great restaurant and bar, while rooms have all the conveniences required such as wi-fi, tvs, iPod docking systems, tea and coffee tray with luxury biscuits and comfy beds, while ensuite facilities also feature complimentary toiletries including shower gel, shampoo and conditioners.
The Linton was rated Very Good by customers of expedia.co.uk who gave it a 4.1 score from 5. Full breakfast and free parking also come in with the price per night here.
Redshill Bed and Breakfast
Redshill not only offers bed and breakfast but also has self catering accomodation in the form of Redhill Cottage. The Old Farmhouse offers breakfast, ensuite rooms that are recently refurbished, while features include flat screen tv, dvd player, tea and coffee tray, hairdryer, toiletries, bathrobes and wireless internet connection.
Redhill provide safe storage for bicycles and golfing equipment, while welcoming golfers, cyclists and walkers to stay here. Staff will also provide packed lunches on request or book guests a dinner table at a local restaurant should they so require.
Redshill's self catering cottage has its own private garden and parking area, offers a well equiped kitchen, dining room and lounge area plus both twin and double bedrooms. This comfortable accommodation achieved an Exceptional rating, scoring 4.8 from 5 from customers of expedia.co.uk.
Sandaig Guest House
Sandaig Guest House scored a massive 4.7 out of 5 giving it an exceptional rating on expedia.co.uk. Centrally located close to Edinburgh Sandaig is ideal for those who wish to explore the surrounding area including playing a round or two of golf at Muirfield.
Sandaig offers amazing four star accommodation within two Victorian connected terraced houses, while all rooms offer excellent ensuite facilities with power showers and complimentary toiletries. Sandaig even welcome guests with a complimentary drink which is a lovely touch!
Breakfast here is served daily offering a menu that is comprehensive with a continental option or cooked English that is grilled, while free parking is also provided for guests convenience.
These serviced apartments in Edinburgh overlook the Western Harbour in Leith and offer contemporary styled accommodation for those who prefer to self cater. Apartments here have two or three bedrooms all with spectacular views over the water plus offer all the little luxuries guests need in order to make their stay memorable.
Hot-el-apartments are open plan in design and feature fully fitted kitchens with dishwasher, oven and refrigerator, while wi-fi is also available throughout. Luxury bathrooms complete the package. There is a convenient on site cafe serving light meals and snacks, while free parking is also provided.
The Hot-el-Apartments achieved a 4.4 from 5 score by reviewers who booked at expedia.co.uk. This rated the hotel as fabulous!
This fabulous hotel is located just off Edinburgh's Royal Mile and offers two bedroomed apartment accommodation or studios for guests who stay here. The hotel also features a great on site gym for those who wish to take a little exercise during their holiday as well as fitting in a few rounds of golf.
Holyrood apartments are convenient and spacious featuring a lounge with flat screen tv and dvd player, fully fitted kitchens with washer dryers plus free tea and coffee and Italian tiled bathrooms, while a breakfast basket can be supplied for guests at an extra charge if required.
Holyrood scored 4.6 out of 5 from reviewers on expedia.co.uk awarding it the status, Amazing! While a daily maid service is also provided on site.