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Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIO

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

An unusual guesthouse in a lovely, comfortably furnished old house in a bustling area not far from the city centre. Lots of shops, places to eat, theatres and cinemas within walking distance. There is no cooked breakfast but all you can eat is on the communal table. The house is run by a small, very welcoming Christian community but there...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After my partner and I were refused a room for the night at Travelodge at Meuse Lane, Edinburgh EH2 2BY, and then also turned away from One Motel 10-15 Princes St, Edinburgh EH2 2AN, (apparently you need ID before being given a room...we were made to feel like terrorists), we found Emmaus House and were made to feel so very...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Emmaus House is very clean and friendly. I found the parking situation to be a little bit difficult. The staff was very hospitable. I was traveling around Scotland with my son and I would definitely stay here again.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment I arrived I felt welcome and at home. Lovely house, lovely people, great breakfast! If you're looking for balm to the soul in an unfamiliar city, Emmaus House is perfect. The location is near bustling Bruntsfield and handy for the centre of town, but the house itself is quiet with a small garden to the rear. The...

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Essen, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Emmaus House is comfortable welcoming and peaceful. The house and the rooms are lovely Victorian style, very nice, comfortable and clean. The place is only a short footwalk to the centre of Edinburgh. I always felt at home. The hosts are so friendly and helpful that I was sorry to leave them. There is a very nice living-room, where you...

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Wonderful hospitality and community. When traveling alone it is important that you can share things - as you can in Emmaus House with the hosts and other guests. Cosy rooms, and a wonderful living room where to sit and read.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Emmaus House is a comfortable, welcoming and peaceful place to stay in the centre of Edinburgh where I always feel at home. The hosts create a wonderful balance of friendship and inclusion but I always feel able to have my own space and privacy. The rooms are warm, simple and comfortable and the food is great too.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Emmaus House is unique in its hospitality: its aim is to enable guests to feel truly at home. Rooms are simple but comfortable. Food is splendid and company and conversation not to be missed. The house has a comfortable sitting room with tv, dvds and many many books. Emmaus is within 20 minutes walk from Haymarket station and two minutes...

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The most distinctive part of our visits to Emmaus House is the breakfast which we always enjoy. The food includes fresh fruit, yogurts, cereals, meat , cheese and boiled eggs. The guests sit together at a large table with a member of the Emmaus community.

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Falls Church
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Although we did not stay here due to an unforeseen problem during our tour of Scotland, I would like to say that Janet and others were wonderful in helping me figure out how to use airbnb and were very supportive. They responded quickly to my questions, gave me public transportation information and general help. Many thanks for superior service. So...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inclusive Christian community offering accommodation for holiday, business/study or retreat. Warm welcome irrespective of age, gender, sexual orientation, religious tradition. Guests welcome to share in meals; meet others from around the world & local visitors. Near city centre,so easily reached on foot or by bus. Convenient to theatres, cinemas, restaurants, pubs, EICC, universities. Georgian terraced villa. Accommodation: family, double, twin, single - most en-suite. Ground floor room available. Sitting room. Wifi internet. Happy to help with enquiries about the house, this wonderful city, local transport, and other local attractions in Lothian. Our visitor reviews give a very good perspective on staying with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIO

Address: 14 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range: ₹ 3,835 - ₹ 12,159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Emmaus House, Edinburgh SCIO 3.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“A quiet room overlooking the garden at the back where you can't hear any traffic, with double and bunk beds just right for families.”
 of 5 bubbles mop304, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the rear of the property are very quiet and peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles GTPM_of_DC, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back overlook the pretty garden.”
 of 5 bubbles celtic_harpy, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you are not good in going steps, ask for the nice room at the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles monikam131051, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“It's 42 steps to the second floor! All other rooms are ensuite,but top floor one not, therefore cheaper.”
 of 5 bubbles johnwildor, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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