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Gerald's Place

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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“b b”(318 reviews)
“filtered water”(11 reviews)
“consummate host”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewsb bfiltered waterconsummate hostyogurthome away from homeplace to staythought of everythinglovely homeguest roomswee drambreakfast tablewithin walking distancequiet streetprinces streetbeautiful cityeach morningcomfortable beds
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Reviewed 10 April 2008

All I can do is echo the other reviewers - this B&B is a gem and Gerald's hospitality and warmth will help make anyone's stay in Edinburgh memorable. I particularly appreciated the attention to detail: a selection of tourist brochures are laid out on the...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2008

We used Trip Advisor to find a spot in Edinburgh—Gerald's Place had the best reviews, so we booked for 2 nights. His establishment was spotless and had every facility that you could wish for. We felt very comfortable and at ease while we stayed there....More

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Reviewed 29 March 2008

We have just returned from two wonderful nights at Geralds place and we are convinced that it could well be the best place that we have ever stayed. We booked after reading the other reviews on trip advisor and i must agree with them. From...More

1  Thank pammalNorthumberland
Reviewed 28 March 2008

We stayed at Gerald's Place for one night, largely based on the very positive reviews on Trip Advisor. The B & B is in a quiet location yet only a few minutes away from all the main attractions. The property is stunning, Gerald is the...More

2  Thank axel2307
Reviewed 20 March 2008

The first impression upon entering Gerald's Place is that you're being welcomed into someone's home and not just a regular BnB. We arrived fairly late in the evening, having travelled many hours on the road from London, and our host was most gracious to us....More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Price range
US$ 127 - US$ 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$ 127 - US$ 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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Dave B
29 March 2015|
Response from abercrombyplace | Property representative |
there is - 1 on street parking - metered : 2 off street parking nearby - St James multi-story car park : 3 a comprehensive INFORMATION attachment with a section on CARS, sent with every OFFER : 4 Edinburgh is a hugely... More
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"One has an en suite bathroom, and the other, you just have to pop right outside the room to get to the..."
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"Any room at Gerald's Place should suit your needs quite nicely. Discuss options with Gerald to get the..."
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"See my general comments - I preferred the room at front with en suite bath even though it had less natural..."
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"I have stayed in both rooms. One is en suite which is more convenient but both rooms are of equal quality."
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