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Kew House
Ranked #7 of 445 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Thirsk, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“Highly recommended”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2012

We had a lovely relaxed stay at Kew House, the location was perfect for both the city centre and the nearby Edinburgh zoo with its pandas!. The property was beautiful, quiet and with immaculate rooms equipped with everything you could need. The hosts, Ian and Alan, were very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was delicious, cooked to order and so they were able to accommodate my gluten free diet. Secure parking at the back of the property was a bonus. We would highly recommend Kew House and look forward to visiting again soon.

  • Stayed April 2012, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2012

Ian and Alan seemed to have thought of everything to make our stay enjoyable and comfortable.
From the delicious breakfast to the sherry on arrival, we were thoroughly impressed from start to finish. Useful info and recommendations on the city and a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Thoroughly recommend this b and b.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2012

Our 2 night stay at Kew House was fantastic, Alan and Ian could not have been more helpful.. The room was immaculate and the friendliness of our hosts was echoed through the whole stay! Breakfast was everything you could want and more, nothing was too much trouble.. Well situated and very welcoming. We cant wait to return..

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Princeton Junction, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2012

This is a surperbly comfortable, well-appointed B&B, with outstanding breakfasts and evidence of meticulous care taken with all fittings and furnishings. More than just clean and comfortable, Kew House came in well above our expectations on all counts, including the helpfulness of our host, the sherry and chocolate in the room on arrival, and the convenience of the location! Looking forward to returning on our next visit to Edinburgh!

  • Stayed March 2012, travelled with family
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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2012

Not in the habit of posting reviews but feel our two night family treat stay at Kew House deserves high recommendation for others. Very efficient, friendly service from booking to departure. Very comfortable, well appointed rooms, lovely breakfasts and advice always on hand on local restaurants, buses etc from the Hosts. Only a short walk to city centre of Edinburgh.
When planning a return trip to Edinburgh will have no hesitation in returning to Kew House.

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Additional Information about Kew House

Property: Kew House
Address: 1 Kew Terrace | Murrayfield, Edinburgh EH12 5JE, Scotland
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Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 445 B&Bs / Inns in Edinburgh
Price range (per night): ₹ 8,585 - ₹ 14,962
Hotel Class:5 star — Kew House 5*
Number of rooms: 7
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Kew House has been awarded the prestigious AA 5 Star Gold rating as well as being one of few guest houses in both the Michelin UK and Europe Guide. We are just 15 minutes walk West of Princes Street and have easy bus access to Edinburgh Airport. Our 6 bedrooms and 1 serviced apartment are stylish and contemporary with everything all guests need whether on business or leisure travel. Toiletries by the White Company. Kew House has free secure parking and free hi-speed wi-fi. ... more   less 
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