Self-catering holiday cottage near the seaside town of North Berwick

The Barn self-catering cottage in a stunningly converted steadings - The Herald, Award winning Best renovation/conversion award, Scotland 2018. Only 30 mins by train to Edinburgh yet in a gorgeous rural setting, close to top golf courses and beautiful sandy beaches.

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The Barn, Williamstone Farm Steadings, North Berwick, East Lothian

Williamstone Farm Steadings are set in their own four acre plot of stunning farmland on the edge of the seaside town of North Berwick, which was voted best place to live in Scotland by The Sunday Times 2017. They are within a short walk of the fabulous beaches and the vibrant High Street with many independent cafes, shops, bars and restaurants.

Within 5 miles are some of the world's finest golf courses - Muirfield, Gullane, Archerfield, Rennaisance and North Berwick West Links. This is a golfer's paradise!

The area is also blessed with a wide variety of tourist attractions. Visit the nearby castles at Tantallan and Direlton, or the Scottish Seabird Centre, National Museum of Flight, Foxlake or Glenkinchie Distillery. Just 30 mins away by train is Edinburgh - one of the most exciting historic cities in Western Europe. Top sights include Edinburgh Castle, National Museum of Scotland, The Royal Yacht Britannia, Holyrood Palace and Dynamic Earth.

Williamstone Farm self-catering holiday cottages in Steadings
  • The Barn Sleeps:6-8
  • 2 bedrooms super-king or twin, 1 double
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • Microwave
  • TV, DVD, Bluetooth speaker, PS4 playstation
  • WiFi - free
  • Rias log burning stove
  • Underfloor heating
  • Private garden/patio
  • Outdoor dining table and BBQ
  • Sorry no pets
  • Best renovation conversion Scotland award
  • Short break - 3 nights minimum stay
  • North Berwick - located on the edge,
    15 mins walk to the High Street
  • Edinburgh Airport - 32 miles
  • North Berwick station - 1 mile
  • Nearest pub/restaurant - 10 mins walk
  • Nearest beach - 0.8 miles
  • Within 5 miles to some of
    the world's finest golf courses
    - Muirfield, Gullane, Archerfield,
    Rennaisance and North Berwick
  • Scottish Seabird Centre - 1.5 miles
  • Foxlake Zip Wire,
    Ropes Course,
    Wakeboarding - 10 miles
  • East Links Family Farm - 12 miles
  • National Museum of Flight - 7 miles
  • Fletchers Cottage Spa - 3 miles
  • Tantallan Castle - 4 miles
  • Direlton Castle - 2 miles
  • Glenkinchie Distillery - 17 miles
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Huge sitting room


The farm steadings were saved from dereliction in 2017. With vaulted ceilings, exposed stone walls and crossbeams The Barn offer luxurious and stylish accommodation in stunning surroundings.

The Barn is equipped with a Poggenpohl kitchen, Siemens appliances, underfloor heating throughout and triple glazing. Bathrooms are fitted with walk in waterfall showers, porcelanosa tiles and underfloor heating. Luxurious bathrobes and Scottish Fine Soaps are provided.

The barn has a private garden /patio area with outdoor dining table and BBQ.


As you enter North Berwick from the direction of Edinburgh you will pass the 'Welcome to North Berwick' sign after which turn right into a narrow lane which has a sign 'Gas Works Cottages/Ferrygate' on a white wall. As you drive along the farm access lane through fields turn first left and drive all the way around Williamstone Farm Steadings to the parking area for The Barn.

What's included:

Heating and logs for the stove are included

Bedlinen, bathrobes and towels are provided

Complimentary Scottish Fine Soaps and a welcome pack containing local beers, tea and coffee, shortbread, bread, butter and milk.

Cost and availability:

Check-in 3pm, check-out 10am, change over on any day

Short breaks - minimum 3 nights

Accessible for people with limited mobility

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The Barn, Williamstone Farm Steadings, North Berwick, East Lothian, EH39 5DG

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The farm steadings have been meticulously converted into luxury accommodation and offer a fantastic place to stay for an East Lothian holiday. In the countryside yet just 15 minutes walk to the high street with its excellent range of independent shops, cafes and restaurants and sandy beach.