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Balmore House

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Overview
34 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice sized room, comfy bed, shower was quite poor however. Breakfast included in the room rate which was cheap enough anyway, and the breakfast was nice. Easy enough walk to the city centre and where we needed to be.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Gavin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do not stay here. Disgusting. Sheets do not get changed, So much hair in the beds. But no staff is here to get new sheets... Shower is gross. If you arrive after 9pm suprise, price doubles. There is a number on the door to call...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank rusty1750
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned home after 2 sleepless nights at Balmore B&B, We paid £145 & i can honestly say it's the WORST place i've EVER stopped. Where do i start; Box sized room with bed against wall & toilet door half opening onto it Mattress was...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Rob B G
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

There were three of us in Edinburgh for one night. We wanted somewhere cheap but with our own private room and bathroom. When we arrived we were taken across the road and a few doors down, as they have a second location. Zero inconvenience as...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Ross_tunnicliffe
Reviewed 30 November 2018

The place is located in a good area close to shops and around 15 minutes walk to the Royal Mile. The house is nice and really quite. The room I stayed at was big and the bed was super comfortable. Breakfast surprised me since it...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmore House Hotel Edinburgh
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Balmore House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Balmore House Hotel Edinburgh
,
Balmore House Edinburgh, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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Room & Suite (111)
Dining (5)
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West End
Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
industrial Britain had their most desirable
neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
...More
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8 June 2017|
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Response from Pauline J | Reviewed this property |
Low cost? 175 pound a night.a clean comfy beds with a clean shower and curtains that close would be a start. oh and basic customer service would help
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Sandra C
28 September 2014|
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Response from Pauline J | Reviewed this property |
they dont have basic cleaning skills, so dont expect a hair dryer!
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Room Tips
"Just don't stay here !!!"
robbg841
4 weeks ago
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"AVOID Room 14... dirty beds all stained and pillows filthy, curtain rail broken, lock not effective."
susiep414
10 Sep 2018
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"loft conversion room was nice size"
NatJhin
31 May 2018
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"Ask which floor it's on and which half of the building"
193wendyc
4 May 2018
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