We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 443 Edinburgh B&Bs / inns

York House Hotel

27 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HP, Scotland (New Town)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added York House Hotel to your Saves list
York House Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
45%
Ranked #274 of 443 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
sebarnes516 Raleigh, North Carolina
Write a Review

142 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    24
    37
    39
    17
    25
See reviews for
27
50
8
5
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (25)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (142)
  • Mar-May only
    (27)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (61)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (25)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (29)
All months
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
46 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked through one of those price comparison sites. The location is brilliant, right next to the bus station (albeit behind it) and 3 mins walk to the Omni Centre. Princes Street is very close by too. The staff are very warm, friendly, helpful and professional. I really liked them. There is wifi, but it only really works in the reception... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Raleigh, North Carolina
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is conveniently located near the last stop of the city tram. It is easily accessible from the airport and also located a short walk from the train station and Old Town. The room was basic but clean. We had a room on the front side and it was pretty loud at night. We did not pay the additional... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Romford, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Although York House Hotel is very conveniently situated it is overpriced and breakfast is not included! Décor was very tired and furniture very old and mismatched, net curtains needed a wash and the curtains were hanging off the wall at one end.. We had the triple room and I felt like Queen Victoria, beds were comfortable and clean. However, there... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
leeds
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Great central location, easy to find, 5-10 mins walk to train station, 1 minute from bus station, 2 mins from top of leith walk and theaters. 3 mins to rose street. Approx 15-20 to castle and grass market. Great breakfast, Wi-Fi advertised as lobby, but fine in my room. Friendly manageress. Clean and tidy. Top value for money place to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Singapore, Singapore
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

York House is very conveniently situated and within walking distance to most of the sights in Edinburgh and good if you're coming by train. The place looks like it has seen better days as there are some wear and tear around the hotel and in the rooms. Service is efficient. Overall, it is fair value for the price we paid,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Jacksonville Beach, FL
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

York House is a nice place to stay for travelers on a budget. It is close to everything and only a short cab ride from Waverly Station. I was only there to sleep so the size of the room was not a bother. There is a TV but with all of Edinburgh outside who wants to sit in and watch... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Blackburn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Excellent value for money... Conveniently located 10 minutes walk from Princess Street and 30 minutes to the Old Town. Thanks to the York House Hotel and their charming and cosmopolitan staff, our Edinburgh trip was fabulous and entertaining. Our room was of a very good size and clean, with a nice flat screen television. The bathroom was welcoming and all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Milan, Italy
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
13 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I spent 3 nights in this hotel.Triple room on the 3rd floor.The building has no lift.For the rest,all is very good. Room cleaned.Comfortable beds and clean toilet - towels and hairdrier provided - Staff is very helpful and friendly. Continental and English breakfast served.I had the continental breakfast and it was good ( buffet ). the location is perfect.You can... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ashington, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

My 9 year old daughter and I had a day trip arranged, and had such a wonderful time in the city that when I called my husband, he suggested we get a hotel and stay over rather than catching the train later that evening. We quickly found York House which is just around the corner from all the main shopping... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Catterick, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Just had an overnight stay here and after reading reviews I was a bit worried but this hotel is fab. Basic but clean and comfy! Staff are really friendly and helpful. No lift but what's a couple of flights of stairs? Can't go wrong for how cheap it is!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Do you own or manage York House Hotel?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to York House Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about York House Hotel

Address: 27 York Place, Edinburgh EH1 3HP, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 20
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your York House Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
York House Hotel Edinburgh, Scotland

29 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (30)
Viewed
Room/suite (15)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near York House Hotel