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15 Jan 2018
“Gets better.”
31 Jan 2017
“A high point of your trip to Scotland!”
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Our second visit,same reason bringing our daughter back to Uni.This wonderful Hotel is near where she is living.Staff are friendly,the room again was enormous,clean, warm and quiet.We had breakfast this time in what is a light airy spacious room,the view is lovely.The breakfast was excellent,the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bob M
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I can only say that I only saw these wonderful sleepy looking hills in the distance from Calton hill, you will see them in the distance to the south, jut to the right of Arthur's chair. It is so nice to go up into high...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Theycallitmadness
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Braid Hills are situated on the south side of the city and there is no bus route to it but a number 11/x15 bus going towards Fairmilehead Crossroads getting off two stops after the Braid hills Hotel and turning left up a road in a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank lbees
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

One of my favourite places to walk come rain or shine. It has the most spectacular views of the city, Fife coast down to Berwick Law. We've celebrated Hogmany at the top with champagne whilst the fire works go off around us (in the snow...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank EdinburghShoegal
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We had a great walk round this golf course while staying at the excellent Mortonhall Camping Site. Fantastic views over to Edinburgh, Arthur's Seat and the coast. Even saw helicopters landing close up to take guests to the Ryder Cup from the golf range beside...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank B K
Reviewed 10 August 2014

Although the Braids will never attract tourists like Arthur's Seat, I believe the best view of Edinburgh is from the Braids. You can see so much of Edinburgh from there...the Castle, the Forth, the Bridges, Blackford Hill, the airport and much further afield. And as...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank mankinduk
Reviewed 20 April 2013

If you travel to Edinburgh with your dog(s) and you don't go to Braid Hills then you have missed something most marvellous. It is a 15-minute bus ride from the city centre (11 15 16 or check with Lothian Buses). There are 2 golf courses...More

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 19 January 2013

beautiful scenery, views across the city, unspoilt nature, lots of choice if you want to go walking, some very steep parts

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank Danneholt
Reviewed 29 February 2012

South Edinburgh en route to Hillend Country Park get there by taxi or number 11 bus from the centre of town. Easy walking level just comfortable shoes and the usual day luggage of cameras food and waterproofs is recommended, This is a dog friendly walk....More

Date of experience: November 2011
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Response from J0hn_Edwards |
Walk to the top of the hill. You then turn left through the hole in the wall to the very top of the hill.