Nestled in a picturesque village and just a 30-minute drive from Edinburgh, this family-run 16th-century hotel offers 2 AA Rosette fine dining, free Wi-Fi and free parking. The intimate Ducks Restaurant offers award-winning seasonal menus, white linen, candles and an open fire. For a more informal experience, Donald’s Bar & Bistro serves a range of snacks and bar meals as well as a selection of about 70 malt whiskys and real ales. Free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV and an private bathroom are provided in each guest room, as well as a hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Leisure pursuits in the East Lothian area include golfing, boat trips at North Berwick, the National Museum of Flight and bird watching at Aberlady Bay and the Scottish Sea Bird Center.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

Free parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.2
Facilities
8.0
Cleanliness
8.4
Comfort
8.3
Value for money
7.9
Location
9.0
Free Wifi
8.1
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See what guests loved the most:

  • B
    United States of America United States of America
    Ducks is in a great location and has nice rooms. The bar and restaurant are lively and fun. BA lost my clubs for several days and I needed a golf bag quickly to make a tee time. Malcolm produced one within a few minutes and let me borrow it as...
  • Linda
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    it just had such a nice atmosphere! the owner has got the bar just right ! sitting out areas were very nice . dinner was excellent and breakfast superb
  • C
    Christopher
    United States of America United States of America
    Breakfast was great, dinner very good, and location perfect for golfing.Staff we’re very friendly and helpful

Hotel area info

Amenities of Duck's Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 8

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English

Property practice

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House rules

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Check-in

From 2:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Check-out

From 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 6 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request
Free
2 years old
Crib upon request
Free
Extra bed upon request
£30 per child, per night
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
£30 per child, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Cash Duck's Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Strictly no smoking throughout the property.

Kitchen is Closed for Lunch and Dinner Mondays and Tuesdays. Bar open for drinks.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

FAQs about Duck's Inn

  • Yes, Duck's Inn is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Duck's Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Duck's Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • Check-in at Duck's Inn is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

  • Duck's Inn is 650 feet from the center of Aberlady. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The nearest beach is 0.8 miles from Duck's Inn. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Duck's Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • Room options at Duck's Inn include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Single
    • Family
    • Double