Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at The Bonnie Badger

The Bonnie Badger features a garden, shared lounge, a restaurant and bar in Gullane. Built in 19th century, this 5-star hotel is within 1.8 miles of Aberlady Bay Beach and a 15-minute walk of Muirfield. The property is allergy-free throughout and is located a 12-minute walk from Gullane Beach. Guest rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a coffee machine, a shower, free toiletries and a closet. Each room comes with a private bathroom, a safety deposit box and free WiFi, while certain rooms include a terrace and some have garden views. At the hotel every room comes with bed linen and towels. The Bonnie Badger provides an ironing service, as well as business facilities like fax and photocopying. Staff speak English, French, Japanese and Portuguese at the 24-hour front desk. Edinburgh Playhouse is 20 miles from the accommodation, while Royal Mile is 20 miles away. The nearest airport is Edinburgh Airport, 27 miles from The Bonnie Badger.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)


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Room Type
Number of guests
Bedroom :
1 king bed
1 sofa bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 king bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Bevis
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The staff were very polite, friendly and efficient. A good breakfast. Very comfortable bed. Good shower. Nice restaurant ambiance. Good wines but expensive.
  • Blair
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Food in the hotel was exceptional. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Lots of little touches that went a long way.
  • Lauren
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Everything was wonderful! We stayed at the Bonnie Badger for a few nights just as a mini staycation during Covid. The food was absolutely incredible, everything we ate we loved. When it was sunny and warm we ate out in the garden where you can...

Hotel area info

4 Restaurants On Site

  • The Stables
    • Cuisine
      British • Scottish • Local
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern • Romantic
  • Broc Bar
    • Cuisine
      British • Scottish • Local
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern • Romantic
  • The Garden Room
    • Cuisine
      British • Scottish • Local
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Brunch • High tea • Cocktail hour
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern • Romantic
  • The Garden
    • Cuisine
      British • Scottish • Local • Grill/BBQ
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Modern • Romantic

Amenities of The Bonnie Badger
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 4 restaurants
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle (free)
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Garden
  • High chair
  • Coffee machine
  • Cleaning products
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Beach
  • Mini golf
  • Pool table
  • Game room
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Portuguese

House rules

The Bonnie Badger takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM


Available 24 hours



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.

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
Extra bed upon request
£25 per child, per night
Crib upon request
2 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
£25 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
£50 per person, per night

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

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

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may apply.

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The fine print

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

Please inform The Bonnie Badger of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

FAQs about The Bonnie Badger

  • The nearest beach is 2,800 feet from The Bonnie Badger. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The Bonnie Badger has 4 restaurants:

    • The Stables
    • Broc Bar
    • The Garden
    • The Garden Room

  • Yes, The Bonnie Badger is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Check-in at The Bonnie Badger is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at The Bonnie Badger include:

    • Suite
    • Double
    • Twin/Double

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

  • The Bonnie Badger offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Mini golf
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Live music/Performance
    • Beach
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • The Bonnie Badger is 1,650 feet from the center of Gullane. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.