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Uphall is an ancient village in West Lothian in Scotland situated on the Brox Burn, to the west of the town Broxburn, 13 miles west of Edinburgh. Formerly known as ‘Strathbrock’ meaning ‘valley of badgers,’ Uphall developed during the 19th century with its shale-mining and paraffin industries. Historically interesting features include Middleton Hall built c1700 and the Strathbrock St Nicholas Church with ancient tower and nave and attractive Romanesque doorway dating back to 1187, the church also houses one of the oldest bells in West Lothian dating back to c1500, The Houston House Hotel has crow-stepped gables and was built in 1601 originally as a tower house for Sir Thomas Shairp, the hotel currently has a leisure club and its own golf course and the Oatridge Hotel built c1800 also has impressive architectural features. Uphall is a popular tourist destination and with excellent transport links it is an ideal base to explore Edinburgh, the Lothians and the Falkirk area. The village has holiday accommodations, shops and amenities, pubs, cafes and various places to eat out. There are two golf courses, the 18-hole Uphall course dating back to 1895 and the 9-hole Oatridge course. Nearby attractions include canal-boat tours on the Union Canal which runs from Edinburgh to Falkirk

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Houstoun House (0.84 miles)

Houstoun House

A Warm Welcome to the Macdonald Houstoun House, Edinburgh West .
Set within 20 acres of mature woodlands, the hotel comprises a 16th Century tower house and steading. Retaining its original character and offering exclusivity and ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Livingston (M8, Jct3) (1.06 miles)

Conveniently located for Livingston North train station. For shops and local amenities Livingston town centre is only 2 miles away. Our Livingston (M8, Jct3) Premier Inn has everything you'd expect, incredibly comfy beds in every room ... More | visit website
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Linwater Caravan Park (2.49 miles)

Linwater Caravan Park

Linwater Caravan Park is a peaceful, family run Park for touring caravans, motorhomes and tents, situated on open farmland just west of Edinburgh. You can enjoy all the delights of Scotland's capital city and then ... More | visit website

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Travelodge Livingston (2.66 miles)

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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Highfield House (3.75 miles)

Highfield House
Highfield House, dating from 1730's, is situated on the edge of a village. The house is surrounded by its own lovely gardens of approx 2 acres which include an astroturf tennis court. Splendid views ... More | visit website
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Travelodge Edinburgh Airport (4.31 miles)

Travelodge Edinburgh Airport
Travelodge Edinburgh Airport is located 8 miles from Edinburgh Waverley station, 3 miles from Edinburgh Airport, and places to visit nearby include the Queensferry Museum and Almondell Country Park. This non-smoking hotel features a Bar ... More | visit website
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Norton House Hotel (4.40 miles)

Norton House Hotel

Enjoy the best of both worlds when you arrive at this Victorian mansion. Set amidst 55 acres of secluded parkland and lush green lawns, Norton House is just a short journey from the historic ... More | visit website

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Premier Inn Livingston (Bathgate) (4.45 miles)

Located within easy reach of the M8, only 25 minutes from the centre of Edinburgh, 30 minutes to the centre of Glasgow and 25 minutes to Stirling. It's perfect for both business and leisure guests. ... More | visit website
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Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club (4.91 miles)

Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club
Set amongst 1,000 acres of beautiful parkland with two 18-hole golf courses, this elegant country hotel offers luxurious spa and leisure facilities and an award-winning restaurant. All of the spacious rooms at the Marriott Dalmahoy Hotel ... More | visit website
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Thornton (5.19 miles)

Thornton
A real home from home
Thornton offers 2 cosy, comfortable bedrooms for guests: 1 twin & 1 double (both ensuite).
The rooms have hairdryer, TV, tea/coffee making facilities, and other thoughtful touches to make you feel ... More

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