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    Gifford House

    103 Dalkeith Rd., Edinburgh EH16 5AJ, Scotland
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    Reviewed 1 March 2017

    The staff were fantastic. Very lovely and the breakfast was positively amazing! The room itself was very clean, spacious and very comfortable. Looking out the window, you can see Arthur's seat in the distance - only a 5-10 minute walk away. A bit far from...More

    Thank Yeomeister
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    We stayed at the Gifford House for 4 nights. We thank very much Margaret and David for their welcome. We had the spacious room n° 5 : calm, comfortable, very clean, TV with big screen, different sorts of tea, coffee, cakes. sweets, very good breakfast......More

    Thank veronique v
    Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here one night while visiting Edinburgh for the Christmas market and to see Mamma Mia. I give this a rating of 5 as the couple who run the Guest House were very friendly and welcoming.We had a lovely spacious room with 2 single...More

    Thank Pauline C
    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    Myself and my 2 daughters stayed at Gifford house for one night while Christmas shopping, this guest house is lovely, Margaret made us feel very welcome , the housekeeping is excellent and to a very high standard, we had a large room with very comfortable...More

    1  Thank juliehall950
    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    Gifford House is a traditional B&B which is a reasonable distance out from the centre of Edinburgh. It would be possible to walk into town fairly easily, but we usually got one of the apparently frequent buses in and out which only takes around 15...More

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    • US$ 91 - US$ 157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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