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Duck's Restaurant

Our coastal location makes us the perfect base for;  
Bird Watchers hoping to spot some of the 250 species of Bird listed in this Grade One Site of Special Scientific Interest in Ornithology
Golfers wishing to partake in the history of the game and play golf on some of the 21inspiring local courses.
Walkers wishing to explore the sandy beaches, cliffs, harbours and castles.

Christmas & Hogmanay 2010, we have prepared our Christmas menus, and are already taking bookings, whether it may be for a works Christmas Party or a quiet family Christmas lunch or you are ready to confirm your plans for Hogmanay, we will be able to help you.


By Car
20 minutes by road from central Edinburgh
* From Glasgow & West Scotland
* Join M8 to Edinburgh City Bypass A720
* Then take A1 South
* Exit at Bankton Junction following signs to North Berwick
* Travel through Longniddry to Aberlady

From South & East
* Follow A1 North
* Exit at Haddington junction
* Join A6137 to Aberlady
* Coaches stay on A1 and take Bankton Junction to avoid low bridge

The Hotel is situated on Main Street on the Left hand side

By Train
Aberlady is under 5 mins from the nearest railway station of Longniddry.
From Edinburgh Waverley, trains stop at Old Craighall, Musselburgh, Wallyford, Prestonpans, Longniddry, Drem and terminates in North Berwick.
For information, National rail Enquiries
Tel: 08457 48 49 50

Scotrail website
Main East Coast line GNER
National website
On-line rail ticket booking system

By Air
Edinbugh International Airport is located around 7 miles west of the capital, with the A1 only a couple of miles away, this means that the airport can be accessed in around 40 mins. Additionally Newcastle, Glasgow and Glasgow Prestwick Airports are all under 2 hours away.

By Bus
You can catch the X5 or the 124 First Bus Services from Edinburgh, St Andrew Square (West side) which will take you out of Edinburgh and into East Lothian, reaching Aberlady after Longniddry. There is a bus stop just outside the Duck's Hotel and takes around 30mintues from Edinburgh.

Alternatively you could catch the same bus from Longniddry Train Station, if travelling in from Edinburgh by train, the bus stop in Longniddry is across the road from the station, and buses come every 12 and 42 minutes past the hour.
To download timetables please follow This Link


Kilspindie House, Main Street, Aberlady, East Lothian, EH32 0RE

    01875 870682    

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