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Botanics Bed & Breakfast

Inverleith Place | New Town, Stockbridge, Inverleith, Edinburgh EH3 5QB, Scotland
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Ranked #81 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The owner and host, Eleanor, was warm and friendly and helpful. The room is cozy, comfortable and welcoming. The breakfast is simple, but tasty with cereals, fruit, hot drinks, bread and jams, and a fresh baked pastry. Staying here felt easy and low key. Highly recommended.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I came up for an RHS weekend course, escaping family routines but also needing to use the evenings to put in some work for imminent exams. Eleanor's home provided the perfect haven: an easy bus ride from Waverley station, an easy walk to RBGE and the warmest and easiest of welcomes. Her particular brand of hospitality is unique - I... More 

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Leon, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Of all the b&b´s we have been in the past few years this one has to be the best. We had a cosy, smart and clean bedroom in Eleanor´s beautiful period property, situated in a leafy street just 10 minutes bus ride to the centre and beside the Botanic Gardens. We had full use of her gorgeous and massive kitchen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Highly recommend Botanics B and B. Homely feel, beautifully presented, clean and comfortable rooms and Eleanor made me very welcome. I loved the views of garden and parkland behind. Botanics is also very close to the centre of Edinburgh and main bus routes. Only gripe I had was with the weather which for May was surprisingly cold and wet!!

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I would recommend the Botanics B&B to anyone who appreciates a quiet, homely stay in a lovely part of Edinburgh. Eleanor was very helpful and welcoming throughout and made us comfortable sharing her home for a short stay. The Botanical gardens are literally across the road and you can easily walk into Stockbridge, where there are eating places and interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I had a great time with Eleanor and her lovely daughter Freya. The bedroom is clean, neat and very comfortable and you will feel at home almost immediately. Its just 5 minutes walk to the RBG Edinburgh and easy access to city centre via public transport. If I had the opportunity to visit Edinburgh in the future, I will definitely... More 

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KnoydartEdinburgh, Owner at Botanics Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We so enjoyed having you to stay - it was a total pleasure. I hope you make it to Edinburgh again soon. We'd love to see you again. Eleanor More 

Chemnitz, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We had a short, but great time in Edinburgh! We felt at home in this excelent location, not far away from the city centre. The house has a very charming style, the room was very comfortable. Eleanor is very welcoming. We appreciated the continental breakfast. Highly recommended!

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I had a very short stay at the Botanics while in town for an interview, but it was enough to convince me to come back if I get the chance! The room was clean and comfortable, and the house is in a quiet area that is close enough to the centre to travel back and forth without inconvenience. Eleanor was... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Excelent location, away from the hurries of the city centre but by a lovely walk to it through the Botanic Garden (a must see in Edinburgh). The house has been updated very recently with a lot of style and the bedrooms are very confortable. Great attention by the owners as well, so it was a perfect stay for us!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I stayed with my partner during the Fringe in August. We had a great stay - Eleanor is very welcoming, the room was lovely and the setting was very quiet and peaceful, a welcome break from the centre during the festival! Breakfast was great, and it was nice to be able to have it whenever we wanted. If we're in... More 

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