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Albury, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights in the family room. Everything was clean, check in was easy, share bathroom was well kept, and fairly good location. The room was spacious and included Internet on the TV (great for netflix) the staff were friendly and made our stay comfortable. Would definitely reccommend.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I been there for 2 nights, the rooms are huge, nit en suit toilets, no sound prove windows and very noisy rooms. Is like 15 min drive to center, big shopping center with Sainsbury across the road. 3 parking places in front of the house. Stuff friendly.

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Reviewed 9 August 2016

We booked here last minute rather than driving home that day, and thought that for £99.00 without breakfast, it would be a fairly decent place. Oh, were we wrong. We had forgotten that The Fringe was on, hence the reason for the hiked up price compared to the £18.00/night advertised on the side of the house. We had a room...

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1Thank Richard M
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I cant say much about the hotel as we didn't even get in. We put our arrival time on the website and arrived on time. We rang the bell for 15 minutes no answer. We then tried the number on booking .com which said this number is not in use. We looked through other windows and saw a tigers stuffed...

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Thank lordsoccer23
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We got a bed room with an unconfortable bed. No breakfest included and that is strange for a B&B. Room are tiedied every day and the price of a stay is fairly cheap in comparison with the rest of Edinburgh.

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1Thank Job v
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

My visit was pleasant -- if you're expecting a hotel, don't go here, but if you want a nice stay for cheap, I think this place was great. The rooms were clean and are cleaned everyday and the owners are very homey. Breakfast is not included, however.

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Thank Ashraf P
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

We had the room with the microwave outside our door so it was very noisy. Floorboards were very creaky! There were endangered animal skins on the wall. Woken in the night by a loud male banging the doors and swearing at least twice. Rooms were relatively big but the to could have had a better ariel. Slightly drafty. Ensuite bathroom,...

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Thank Lauren H
Italy
Reviewed 13 August 2014

The house is large and welcoming and the rooms really huge. The owner is a nice person and kind, really beautiful. Shame about the many drafts coming from windows and the stuffed animals that make the environment a little 'less hospitable. The breakfast is good, although not very abundant. Overall a good accommodation for a quiet but within walking distance...

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Rogaska Slatina, Slovenia
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We decided to stay there for three nights despite of some very bad reviews. And we weren't sorry. We stayed there first two nights of our cruising Scotland and our room (3 beds, en suite) was clean, we had enough space for our baggage. The breakfast was good, plenty, my husband is a vegetarian and he got fried eggs. There...

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2Thank Tjasa644302
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2013

DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY HERE. No breakfast unless you pay extra (in a bed and breakfast guest house - really?) - and I was NOT informed when I paid! Bring your own Iron & Ironing Board - listed as available and they were 'broken'. Remember to unplug the TV before going to bed as instructed - be a kind...

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Address: 1 Lady Road, Edinburgh LL57 1DQ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
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Price Range: ₹ 2,791 - ₹ 43,357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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  • Damage on wall and radiator
  • Unexplained stains on chair
  • Cracked sink in room
  • Light fitting above sink
  • Dangerous looking socket
  • Found in bottom of wardrobe
  • Dust bunnies beside chair
  • Intructions to build beside unit in drawer
 of 5 bubbles F5176EXrichardm, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The room on the top floor, I think it was number 8, was better than the one on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Tjasa644302, 28 Jul 2013 | Read review
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