Windlestraw Restaurant with Rooms is formally graded by VisitScotland and The AA as a Gold, 5-Star Restaurant with Rooms, the only such accreditation in the South of Scotland.

The Restaurant is also accredited by The Visit Scotland Taste Our Best scheme and has been awarded 2 AA Red Rosettes for Culinary Excellence the year 2000. The AA has further recognised our high standard by awarding us runner up Restaurant with room UK & NI 2018.

We have won the prestigious Thistle Awards ‘’Most Hospitable Hotel’’ Edinburgh & The Borders 2017 & 2018 the only establishment to win in two consecutive years.

Other awards include:

  • CIS Awards: Independent Hotel of the year Scotland 2017

  • Scottish Hotel Awards: Most Romantic Hotel Scotland 2018

  • Scottish Hospitality Awards: Regional Boutique Hotel of the year 2017 & 2018