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    Balmore House

    34 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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    1 - 5 of 248 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Right at the edge of the city lays the Balmore Hotel . It is in a 5min walk from the main transport station Waverley and 5 min walk from Calton Hill and 5 min walk from The Royal Mile and Old town city center. Over...More

    Thank Rofhie
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We should have listened to the reviews but figured we were there only one night, can't be that bad. The reservations were made by another family member and we didn't want to insult them. We should have...the B&B is very pricey and the condition of...More

    1  Thank wodrwmn02
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My family of 5 stayed in the family room in the main house (candidly, i wasnt aware that there was an annex). It was a bit cozy with 2 double beds and a single- would be fine with smaller kids but my 14 &16 year...More

    Thank Steve T
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This guesthouse is fine for a couple nights. Small rooms/bathrooms. A very nice full breakfast. Great area for Resturants/food/ music. It is walking distance to the Royal Mile - up hill. I would stay here again - fir two night.

    Thank Donna S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel gets very bad reviews which I read after I booked. Not like me at all but booked on a whim. I was not expecting much when we arrived. Hotel a good walk (30 mins) from the old town but there are lots of...More

    Thank Patsypuddlehead
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 85 - US$ 169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 7
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    • West End
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    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
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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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    "Although budget it was £140 per night for double and awful conditions"
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