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 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 classically 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 including scottish 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.