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Padua, Italy
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

I liked the stay and I recommend it, especially if you are looking for a budget location. The place is quite nice and the quality price ratio is excellent: I spent 50£ per day which in Edinburgh is not easy to get. The location is not at waking distance from the city center but it's just 10 min far by... More 

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Had the occasion to stay at the Appin House with my wife and 7 year old twins. Upon arrival the Manager Jim gave us a great briefing of local dining in the area suitable for families and areas to park our rental car (which as luck would have it was right in front! But there is plenty of free parking... More 

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Enjoyed staying here for the 2 nights we were in Edinburgh. Service and breakfast was lovely (loved the french press coffee!) and the room and overall space was super charming. We got to meet the owner and had a great conversation with him as well! We had one of the larger rooms that slept 3 people with its own bath.

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Have just returned from staying at Appin House for a few days. We were made to feel really welcome from the moment we arrived. The room was very spacious and comfortable. Each option for breakfast was delicious and filling enough to keep you going till mid afternoon. The owners were really helpful with directions and advice about places to visit... More 

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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Friendly welcome. Although the room was small it was perfect for one who was looking to sleep. Breakfast nice if you don't mind microwave eggs. Lovely garden and a great location handy for the city centre but out of the way enough to enjoy the peace and quiet.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

If you are looking for a quiet, comfortable, clean and pleasant place to stay within walking distance from amenities this would be a lovely choice. Appin House has a nice old world feel about it- very well kept and as mentioned, a nice ambiance. The proprietor was most helpful and very gracious. I would stay here again. Kind regards, Deborah... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 February 2016

Would not stay again parking was awful although breakfast was good. Not ensuite Private bathroom but it can't be locked by the person using it, what stops others using it. Dirty sheets, hairs in shower Uncomfortable mattress in single

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

Down a residential street is this very good b+b. Had a single room which was small but adequate. Tea and coffee and comfortable enough. Private non-ensuite bathroom very impressive and enormous, with roll top bath and nice shower. Pleasant breakfast room. Not far from main road into town so bussing or walking (40mins approx) into town relatively straightforward. Recommended and... More 

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Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Loved the location because we were able to either take the walk into town about 25 mins or jump on the bus that stops at a 3 min walk from the B&B. We did both and although the 25 min walk sounds lengthy we just strolled and enjoyed the sites as we went and before we realized we were downtown.... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland.
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Edinburgh is a great place for a short break and Newington has many beautiful grand villas which are now b&bs. Our 4th visit to the Newington area we like the relaxed vibe, Architecture and excellent public transport to the old town (10 mins by bus). Situated in a quiet crescent near the main bus route Appin house has three parking... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Appin House

Address: 4 Queen's Crescent | Lothians, Edinburgh EH9 2AZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: ₹ 4,104 - ₹ 15,731 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Appin House 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“I was satisfied with my single room.”
 of 5 bubbles judiquegraham, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“They do have at least one room on the ground floor. This house is in a very quiet neighborhood.”
 of 5 bubbles Q8449CTmartap, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Take the full breakfast - they are great and set you up for the day”
 of 5 bubbles 57iand, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Room 6 much better than room 7, larger and nicer”
 of 5 bubbles anectine, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Have stayed in several double rooms now. Are a fair size. Plenty of space, and very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilTracy12, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
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