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Open Arms Hotel

Open Arms Hotel

Main Road, Dirleton, East Lothian, EH395EG, UK

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The beautiful Open Arms Hotel is a traditional, authentic Scottish hotel, situated on the coast at Dirleton with views that overlook the stunning 13th century Dirleton Castle. Designed for maximum comfort with real log fires and classic furnishings, it is the perfect location for a quiet seaside break. Nearby is the Seabird Centre, the Museum of Flight and Tantallon Castle, which make for a fascinating and truly relaxing getaway. 

 Dogs are permitted in the hotel - Charge £5.00 per dog per night

No Lifts available within the hotel

Free Car Parking available for guests

Golf in Local Area
Fully wheelchair accessible
Dog Friendly

Hotel Important Information

Please note a minimum two night stay applies on weekends

Rooms & Facilities


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The Open Arms Hotel has twelve beautifully designed guest rooms, most of which have stunning views of Dirleton Castle. Other rooms have a view of the hotel gardens, and all have free Wi-Fi access, television and refreshment facilities. Each of the hotel rooms is unique in shape and decoration, with additional features including a functioning fireplace, bay window seating and lounge area.

Most of the rooms at the Open Arms can be arranged with either a king size bed or twin beds on request, making them suitable for couples, families and friends, as well as solo travellers. Decorated in a traditional style with contemporary touches, these rooms are the perfect place to spend a relaxing weekend away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Well-behaved dogs are also welcome.

Accessible room available on request


Bar & Restaurant


The Open Arms Hotel offers exceptional food and stunning service in its two restaurants, both of which serve a range of classic Scottish dishes. In the elegant Library Restaurant, a more formal dinner service is on offer, in a romantic, atmospheric environment that makes for a truly memorable evening. The Library’s superb selection of dishes, created from locally sourced produce, will impress even the most discerning of palettes.

Deveau’s Brasserie is a fresh, contemporary café at the front of the hotel, with stunning views of the surrounding gardens. A friendly and relaxing place to unwind with a drink or light lunch, it is ideal for those looking for an informal setting for a delicious meal or snack. This is also the perfect place to enjoy a traditional Scottish breakfast.

Clients who are booked on a Dinner, Bed and Breakfast basis will dine in Deveau's Brasserie or can pay a £7.50 supplement per person to dine in the Library fine-dining restaurant. Guests should book dining time direct with the hotel.


There are no leisure faciltiies at the hotel


2 miles from North Berwick train station and 3 miles from Gullane Golf Course. 

Local Attractions

Dirleton Castle,
Scottish Seabird Centre