Lighthouse engineer’s residence

The Courtyard Marriott Hotel, in Baxter’s Place Edinburgh, has an interesting history, and was the former home of several generations of the Stevenson family, a family responsible for the design of the majority of Scottish lighthouses over a period of more than 150 years.

The hotel includes a replica bust of Robert Stevenson, and other lighthouse related artefacts, and the hotel includes the aptly name restaurant The Lantern Room.

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