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5.0 of 5 Guest house   |   23 Mayfield Gardens | Newington, Edinburgh EH9 2BX, Scotland (South Side)
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Ranked #7 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned from a two night stay here. Everything was lovely. Beautiful room and amazing breakfasts. The attention to detail made all the difference, for example fresh water and complimentary home made tablet in the bedrooms. Ross goes out of his way to make you feel welcome. We will definitely be back, and are already planning our next trip!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I never stay anywhere else when visiting Edinburgh. Ross is so welcoming and is full of up to date information on the best places to eat and drink. The rooms are superb and the breakfasts are AMAZING!! All locally sourced produce. An absolute must for a great getaway!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My boyfriend and I have just returned from a 3 day break in Edinburgh, in addition to the break 'an experience in itself' 2 night stay at 23 Mayfield. The welcome was lovely. Ross was a very gracious gentleman. Nothing was to much and he was there if you needed anything. He directed us towards the most beautiful room. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights in June. Our room was lovely, a good size, and the bed was very comfortable. The property was quiet - perfect for sleeping. Breakfast was delicious. Parking was available on-site. We were able to walk to several restaurants for dinner in the neighborhood. The host was very helpful with suggestions for seeing the must... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of four stayed in the family room at 23 Mayfield at the end of June and found it was the best B&B of our trip. The room was beautifully decorated and the beds and bedding very comfortable. With the curtains closed the room was nice and dark and quiet and cool for sleeping. The bathroom was very nicely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just completed a three night stay and thoroughly enjoyed every minute. Accommodation was first class with nothing too much trouble for Ross. Good secure off street parking available, regular bus service to Royal Mile and city centre with stops virtually outside the premises in both directions. Breakfasts were high quality, plentiful and served with a welcoming smile. Our high hopes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ross, ably assisted at times by his family, runs one of the best B&Bs we were fortunate to stay in for two nights on our whirlwind tour of the British Isles. It is 23 Mayfied in Edinburgh, convenient to the many public busses that ran to The Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle, about ten minutes away. The B&B offers a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic stay at 23 Mayfield. Definitely a 5 star boutique guest house. Everything about our stay was perfect, we even had an early check in. Ross the owner couldn't have been more pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was a complete dream. Would definitely recommend this place highly. Next trip to Edinburgh and I will without hesitation be staying here. Tip -... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited over Easter and stayed for four nights at 23 Mayfield. I had high hopes for this accommodation and it met my expectations. The rooms are beautifully decorated and the breakfast is delicious. The accommodation is about a 20 minute walk from the centre of Edinburgh, however there are also buses you can take into the city. We had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only in Edinburgh for 2 days and this place was just an absolute marvel! We stayed in the Grand Jacobean room and it was just beautiful. The bed was huge and super comfortable - it was literally the best sleep I had during our 2 week UK trip. The room is very plush and romantic. It has a... More

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Address: 23 Mayfield Gardens | Newington, Edinburgh EH9 2BX, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — 23 Mayfield 5*
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23 Mayfield is a 5 Star Boutique Guest House built in 1868 in the Victorian era, situated just over one mile from the Royal Mile, on the main bus route into Edinburgh city centre. The guest house offers easy access to many places of interest such as Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish Parliament and Princes Street, which are all within a one mile radius. We have free residents parking, Club room, Hot Tub, Garden, free Wifi, all rooms newly refurbished and are en-suite. ... more   less 
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