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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Lahore, Pakistan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first visit to Edinburgh & my wife & i had a lovely stay at Auld Reekie guest house. Room size was reasonable, with ample hanging space in the cupboard & an ironing board. Comfortable bed & overall the room & washroom very tidy & clean. Breakfast very nice and the dining area felt really comfortable with ample... More 

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Hellevoetsluis, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The B&B is not too far from the endinburgh centre, just alright. Our room was quit large, but what makes this place special, is the hostess. She is a very nice, warm and pleasant woman. The atmosfere was relaxed.

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

We had the family room for 3 adults in 3 beds, the room was large with a good size tv and a settee in the bay window. We knew it was a mile out of the centre but also on a main bus route so no problem getting in/out of town. Nice breakfast.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived here for a three night stay to start our honeymoon. Rhona, the owner, greeted us and was extremely friendly and welcoming. There was a slight mix-up with our room, but it was handled with grace. Loved the friendly atmosphere! Excellent, and quiet location, quick bus ride to downtown and walk to Holyrood Park. Breakfast was delicious every morning... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 June 6, 2015

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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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

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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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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