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Edinburgh Central Guest House

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“shared bathroom”(22 reviews)
“b b”(25 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were greeted by Morag who showed us to our room,having checked in on line. The room was large with a double and a single bed, the bathroom was shared and next door. Breakfast was between 0730-0930 during the week. The B&B is wonderfully located,...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a great wee guest house. Very comfortable. So close to all the shops, landmarks etc. Not expensive. Clean and Wi-Fi available. Continental breakfast was excellent. The only thing you may not like is there is no en-suite bathroom. Also no lift so you...More

Thank 8859annamaria
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

The hostel is very central in Edinburgh and in a good location, but in November with 2 /3 degree outside is not possible that in the room the heat is off! The answer of the owner was; the heat will start at 16.30 not early...More

Thank Franciscoali7
Response from Morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest HouseResponded 15 November 2017

WHAT A SHAME. Firstly, let me correct you on your description of the Edinburgh central as I am a guest house and not a hostel as you have stated. I am sorry you that you did not enjoy your stay at the guest house. You...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My stay at Edinburgh central guest House was perfect for my needs. Comfortable, warm, welcoming, excellent continental breakfast, good WiFi, a really good price and Morag added a lovely personal touch. I highly recommend Edinburgh central guest House.

Thank juliette s
Response from Morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest HouseResponded 13 November 2017

Many thanks for your kind review. If you come back to our beautiful city, please book direct for the best rate guaranteed. Morag

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

First the location: in the New Town but a 10 minute walk to Princes Street. Close to busy streets with plenty of shops, bars and restaurants. Can't fault it, Next the price: 2 nights b&b with a shared bathroom, just over £50... in central Edinburgh!...More

Thank Derek M
Response from Morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest HouseResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for your great review of the guesthouse. As stated the guesthouse is only a stones throw to Princes Street,close to all bars and restaurants. The Townhouse is on three levels so if the stairs are a problem for anyone just request a lower...More

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Nearby
New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town,
until after dark when strappy dresses come out to
play. This is the city’s central business district
with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many
of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest
clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street
helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned
Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric
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Check out is from 11, you can leave your luggage in the dining room. Thanks
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