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Auld Reekie Guest House

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16 Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh EH9 2BZ, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a lovely weekend stay here, could have stayed much longer chatting to the very friendly Rhonda! The rooms are traditionally decorated and the doors were being given a fresh lick of paint when we were there so it should be looking tip top all summer! The bathroom was pretty small, but that is fairly normal for a B&B. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable and affordable, great location for City, lovely wonderful host! Rhona was brilliant and very friendly and helpful. Lovely room and breakfast was great! Nothing was too much trouble. And it had parking!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location, just outside the city buzz, but easily reachable by bus from the centre. Clean, quiet and authentic Scottish guesthouse. Delicious breakfast cooked to order with lots of choise. The host is very friendly and eager to cater for all her customers, she goes the extra mile to make sure all her guest are comfortable. It made a lovely... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights at the end of our Scotland tour. In a quieter suburb of Edinburgh but city centre is easily accessible by bus. Lovely hosts very friendly and helpful. We stayed in room 1 with a king size bed, which was lovely but filled the room. The bathroom was small with a small sink. Having said that we... More 

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Dumfries, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

What a fantastic wee bed and breakfast , Our host Rhona makes you feel like you've known her for years. Will definitely be back. The house has a lovely homely feel to it, very relaxed atmosphere and great value for money

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

The Auld Reekie Guest House is absolutely fantastic! Rhona, the owner is lovely and couldn't do more to help us during our stay - thank you Rhona ! We will 100% be returning to this guest house and will happily recommend to others.

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Prince Rupert, BC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We had a split stay at the Auld Reekie Guest House during our trip to Scotland this spring. I had booked the Guest House on a whim and am oh-so-glad that I did! Rhona and Brian made us feel very welcome and even let us store our extra luggage there so we wouldn't have to pack it along on our... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Upon arrival at Auld Reekie we were greeted by Rhonda who made us feel so welcome having travelled from London to York to Edinburgh! The rooms are very clean and comfortable. Rhonda recommended a very nice restaurant on Saturday night, Howies restaurant, where we ate beautifully. The guest house is well located to the Centre. Breakfast is freshly served in... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Stayed here once before due to its location and price, but I was expecting something average due to being inexpensive but it was far from average it was comfortable,clean,warm,friendly and the breakfast was hot,tasty, and very filling. The owners could not do enough for us this is my second stay and I will come back A five star service :)

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Chatting to Rhona on Friday morning I realised that I have been staying in the Auld Reekie Guest House since 1998! Rhona and Brian have always maintained a very high standard - the rooms are spotless, nicely furnished and the beds are extremely comfortable. There are generous quantities of tea and coffee on the hospitality tray and good quality toileteries... More 

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