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Floristry Workshop by Secret Garden Events Florist

Peonies & Roses Floristry Workshop - Wednesday 17th May 2017

The Butler`s Residence, Gilmerton House

Victoria McArdle of Secret Garden Events Florist is delighted to have been invited by Gilmerton House to share her knowledge and enthusiasm on floristry and is running a series of half and full-day courses in the new meeting/workshop space - The Butler`s Residence at Gilmerton House.

On the day, Victoria will guide you through two hours of informal floral fun with plenty of hints and tips on cutting and selecting blooms. Using seasonal blooms and foliage, you create a beautiful and unique floral display to take home. Tea, coffee and cake is also included.

Follow a short demonstration then create your own unique summer floral display using a beautiful fusion of mixed peonies and roses.

All flowers, containers, materials and tools supplied.

£70.00 per person

Limited to 10 spaces

To book your place on this floristry course call Victoria on 01620 850 280

or by email -



Gilmerton Lodge Renovation

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We`re delighted to announce that the renovation of Gilmerton Lodge is now complete.

The Lodge can be booked either as additional accommodation with Gilmerton House, or on a self-catering basis (minimum 2 nights)

5-star accommodation - 3 bedrooms, one of which has an ensuite shower room, a further family bathroom, plus a spacious open-plan living/dining/kitchen area.

For further information and prices for booking Gilmerton Lodge, please contact




Industry Insight Monthly - 2017 Luxury Goods Awards

The Results are In!  2017 Luxury Goods Awards

The judges have made their decision and we are absolutely delighted to announce that Gilmerton House is a winner in the 2017 Luxury Goods Awards!

Our hard work and dedication has been officially recognised and Gilmerton House has been crowned:  Most Exclusive Private Venue 2017 - Scotland

The team at Industry Insight Magazine have already begun preparations for the award winners’ magazine. This will be distributed to their global subscriber base of 55,000 industry professionals, as well as being featured on the Industry Insight website for 12 months, creating the perfect platform to shout about our success!



Scottish Wedding Awards 2017

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We were delighted to recently have been one of the finalists for best venue in The Scottish Wedding Awards 2017