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Sherwood Guest House

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42 Minto Street, Edinburgh EH9 2BR Scotland See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
30 Sep1 Oct
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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My family and I spent 2 nights at Sherwood Guest House. The location was perfect, a short walk across "The Meadows" brought you into the heart of Edinburgh and a short walk in the opposite direction brought you to pubs, markets and restaurants. Vivienne the...More

Thank 445sandym
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After Viv, the proprietor of Sherwood, was encouraged by her friends to open a B&B she pursued it and here we are. Couldn’t;t have been a better decision. Viv understands the service and hospitality industry and it is a bonus that she created a wonderful...More

Thank Jack G
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Jack what an amazing review. Thank you so much! I am actually 'blown away' by your thoughtful, and generous words, not only about the house but about me personally. Its because of people like you guys, who make it a pleasure and honour to do...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A smart and conveniently located B&B which was perfect for our stay during the Fringe Festival. Vivienne was very helpful from the outset, giving us detailed instructions for travelling from the airport and, when we arrived, she gave us lots of general tips and recommendations....More

Thank digitaljess
Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi and thank you so much for your lovely kinds words - very much appreciated! It was a pleasure to meet you during your visit to the Fringe Festival and hope to see you next time during your travels. Vivienne

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great B&B within walking distance of the Royal Mile. The rooms are not enormous but very well maintained. The main reason why it’s a great place to stay is the host: Vivienne. We got a warm reception with a mot of local...More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Elmo for your kind words - I really do appreciate it! It was a pleasure to meet you both during your trip to Edinburgh and hope you enjoyed the rest of your Scottish adventure. Vivienne

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice B&B with excellent proximity to the city centre. Room was a touch small and a bit cold but lovely. Nicely decorated throughout and the bed was comfortable. Small fridge in the room which we found invaluable. Vivienne is an exemplary host. Good breakfast.More

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Response from Vivienne P, Owner at Sherwood Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Claire for your very kind review. It was a pleasure to meet you during your visit to the Edinburgh Festival. I'm sorry you felt the room was cold which was obviously due to the windows being left open all day after the room...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
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US$ 108 - US$ 260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Kathleen C
23 January 2017|
Response from Vivienne P | Property representative |
Hi Kathleen. Free parking is limited in Edinburgh but I am lucky enough to have 3 parking spaces in the drive which are on a first come first served basis. Within the immediate area there is pay and display parking and... More
Room Tips
"Great new update for the bathroom …..loved the shower"
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"A cupboard full of things you might need from coffee/tea and good quality biscuits to hairdryer and a table."
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"Get a room towards the back of the house to avoid traffic noise."
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"Room #6 is pretty small. If you need more space, please ask for a different room."
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