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Newbattle Abbey

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Conference and stay over venue

5 of us attended a two day conference at Newbattle Abbey College and stayed over in the student... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
lorna h
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
Amazing Wedding Venue !

We held our wedding ceremony inside the abbey/small chapel. The venue is a perfect setting for a... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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24 Aug 2018
“Conference and stay over venue”
14 Mar 2018
“Amazing Wedding Venue !”
Discover one of Midlothian's hidden, historical treasures. Set in 125 acres of spectacular grounds this 19th century stately home is Scotland's national centre for adult residential education. The Abbey also provides an outstanding conference and...more
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Newbattle Newbattle Road, Dalkeith EH22 3LL, Scotland
+44 131 663 1921
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

5 of us attended a two day conference at Newbattle Abbey College and stayed over in the student accommodation. Venue was stunning both inside and surrounding grounds. Accommodation was clean and more than adequate. En-suite rooms with towels, toiletries, tea and coffee facilities supplied for...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We held our wedding ceremony inside the abbey/small chapel. The venue is a perfect setting for a small ceremony they also have larger rooms if required. We also hired a harpist which went done well. All the staff go above And beyond. Well done and...More

Thank KeithG1979
Miriam S, Event Co-ordinator at Newbattle Abbey, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear Keith and Binxu, thanks so much for your warm words. We were lucky to witness another couple getting married here. It is our pleasure and joy.

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Petfect walk and visit on a crisp December day lovely wildlife with an ancient part of Scottish heritage

Thank geeo
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Stopped by here on our drive and had a nice walk around the grounds, definitely worth the time to have stroll.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 2 July 2017

You could take just a short walk and we certainly covered only part of the potential area - but very much enjoyed wandering along t rive among the woods and then into the open area and attractive gardens behind the main building (which we did...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A group of us did a private tour of the college. It was very informative. Anyone interested in local history this is a great place to go. The guide was excellent. The house, stunning. Grounds amazing, but need to be seen in daylight

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Newbattle Abbey is one of the most tranquil places you'll have the3 pleasure to visit. Even though it's only 8 miles or so from Edinburgh it is well worth a visit. With its extensive walks and history it serves as a base for a great...More

Thank jimtrish219
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a place for a walk don't hesitate! It's beautiful over there. There is a lot of people there, who are jogging, nordic walking, riding a bike or walking with dogs. Park is big enough to find a quiet place as...More

Thank Olga G
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

I attended a meeting at this venue today and was blown away by how beautiful is was! Not just the building itself but the surroundings are idyllic. A real treat from a boring tower block for us and the lunch was excellent.

Thank Shagues
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Great place to explore forest trails birdwatching and peaceful outdoors. The abbey itself is nicely preserved and makes a good choice for conference or wedding receptions. There is a lovely formal garden adjoining the abbey and excellent walks for children and dog walkers. Ample parking...More

Thank JWLong
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Linda L
18 February 2017|
Response from Donna M | Property representative |
Good morning, many thanks for your enquiry. I have sent you a message. Regards
17 March 2015|
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Response from Donna M | Property representative |
Hi there, we are a working college but we are also an events venue and conference centre. We provide accommodation for groups as well. There may be possibility of a single room, so please get in touch 0131 663 1921