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Address: , Pencaitland EH34 5AT, Scotland
Phone Number: +44 1875 340222
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Description: Winton lands predate the Magna Carta; and the Setons built the House...
Winton lands predate the Magna Carta; and the Setons built the House before Leonardo da Vinci established his reputation. Their architect, the King's Master Mason, didn't work on ordinary castles! His carved, twisted chimneys still herald the palace within and his ornate plaster ceilings are the most elaborate in Scotland. A Castle for Hire with a Warm Welcome Winton House remains a private house, but one which is available for hire for a wide variety of functions. It has architectural grandeur and history, but is not aloof or austere; you are welcomed warmly as a guest into a home (mine!). Corporate Events with a Twist Winton House can be exclusively yours for memorable corporate events, gala dinners, incentive events, private parties and special celebrations. The House's interconnecting reception rooms are ideally laid out for conferences and meetings. A Wedding Venue with Real Romance For a truly Scottish wedding, Winton is one of the most romantic wedding venues in the country and will make your big day a memorable one. Look no further if you're considering country house or castle wedding venues! If you're looking to develop your management team's performance and collaborative skills then we can offer a range of interesting and innovative events, including: 4x4 driving; Archery; Clay Pigeon Shooting; Falconry; Golf (East Lothian has some of the finest courses in Scotland); The Winton Highland Games; Hovercraft driving; Whisky tasting; and Wine and Champagne tasting.
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What a place!!

Was at Winton House for a Wedding Reception. Service from entering the car park to the finish was perfect. For James and his team, nothing seemed to be too much trouble. Food was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Was at Winton House for a Wedding Reception. Service from entering the car park to the finish was perfect. For James and his team, nothing seemed to be too much trouble. Food was excellent, and attention to detail could not have been bettered. It is certainly a place I would recommend, even just for a quick visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

I went to visit a friend who lives on the estate in the cottages beside winton house. Its a beautiful estate and a truly magnificent house! There was a wedding on when we were there and i would definitely recommend to friends and family. Beautiful place!

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Sandy, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I have just come back from holding a commercial event at Winton House for 15 of our Scottish re-sellers. The event took place over 2 days. The location is unbelievable. Wonderful countryside and beautiful grounds all perfectly (and no doubt tirelessly) maintained by the team at Winton House. The welcome and assistance we received from James (General Manager) and his... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

A delightful small house/castle brimming with beautiful treasures including original Canelleto s and other delights some interesting clocks and lovely rooms Set in grounds bursting with daffodils Sadly only a coffee stop but a lovely place for a rest

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I booked a stag weekend to Edinburg and also arranged for some shooting at Winton House in January 2015. From booking to the actual shooting the team at Winton House could not be more helpful. We all were encourage to safely learn several traps during the clay shoot by Gordon and 2 other members of the team. not only was... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We have organized a private event for our whisky lovers' group recently, which includes clay pigeon shooting at the estate, followed by a lunch in the chamber room and a private whisky tasting. It is such a big fun, and a masculine activity. Thanks to John for organizing this and Janis to make it happen.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I came to Winston Estate for a dinner as part of a reunion weekend for an American university. We were a group of about 40 people from all over Europe and from the USA. It was perfect! We were welcomed by a piper and then warmed up with a glass of champagne by one of the fires, before the laird... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My company was here for a team building in June 2014 and we were heartily welcomed by the General Manager. First we were given a talk on the history of the family and the estate and then offered a tour of the house accompanied by a cup of coffee or tea. The activities (hovercraft, archery, clay pigeon shooting) were very... More 

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Went to Winton House on the day of their Fun Day at Easter. Was a bit disappointed paying £4 for the carpark/gardens but the £5 I then paid for the tour of the house was very much worth it. Perhaps the weather meant their were less stalls etc than I expected but the own who took us round the house... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Just had tour and lunch at Winton House today and i must say its one of Central Scotlands hidden gems. Warm welcome from great staff

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