Bruntsfield is a district located within the city of Edinburgh, Scotland. Situated on the southwest side of the city, Bruntsfield dates back to the late 1300s. It historically began as part of the property surrounding the home of a wealthy family. Since its early beginnings, the area has grown considerably and now houses numerous schools, restaurants, and shops in its diverse residential community. While Bruntsfield has become a modern community, it has retained its old charm. Some of the historic private mansions from the district’s early times have remained to this day.
- Enjoy an exciting round of golf at the Bruntsfield Links in nearby Marchmont; this large outdoor golf park is considered to be the location of the first games of golf in Scotland.
- Visit the historic Bruntsfield House, a dower house for brides in the Lauder family for over 220 years.
- Stop at a few of Edinburgh’s unique vintage shops in the area, including Miss Dixiebell, Manacraft, and Art Clay Scotland.
Visitors coming to Bruntsfield may fly directly into the area through the Edinburgh International Airport, and then arrange for public transportation into the city. To get to Edinburgh’s city centre, guests may take the regular Airlink Express shuttle service from the airport. These shuttles conveniently run every 10 to 30 minutes. The Lothian bus system also travels into Edinburgh’s city centre regularly from the airport terminal. Getting to Bruntsfield on the Lothian buses is easy and convenient; several bus routes travel to the district, including numbers 45, 11, and 23.
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