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Masson House

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   18 Holyrood Park Road | Pollock Halls, Edinburgh EH16 5AY, Scotland
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Ranked #121 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

May it be well located, may it have a kind receptionist, may it be relatively cheap...but I won't repite such a dissapointing experience. Rooms were tiny and scarcely furnished, bath is terrible (not a shower case, but a nude hole on the floor, no mirror, almost no nothing). Industrial breakfast served in a kind of convention center near the hotel,... More

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Castle Hill, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well located within walking distance of many of Edinburgh's attractions, yet quiet and comfortable. On site parking was very useful. Room was small and basic but clean and comfortable. Breakfast was excellent with a wide range of freshly prepared choices.

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South Molton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here one night. We chose this bed and breakfast because it was one of the cheapest rooms available and it was surprisingly good. When we booked we didn't realise that it was a university hall of residence turned into a B and B in the uni holidays, but the rooms weren't anything like the "padded... More

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Portland, Oregon, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read several reviews before booking, and thought it sounded okay; but somehow I missed that this hotel is in a conference center complex. The building is plan and simple. The 2nd story hallway is hot and has a smell like sweaty socks. The room is small and clean, and the bed is very comfy. There's a shower room; no... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not a great place, we stayed at Masson House due to its location which is great, it's quite close to Holyrood park and a 20 minute walk into the heart of Edinburgh. I wouldn't stay there again though, the room was quite small, the decor was very dated, the toilet/wet room was tiny and smelly. Beware check out is 10.30am... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose this accommodation based on price and location. We were visiting Edinburgh for a wedding and this was perfect walking distance from the venue. The halls are located right at the foot of Arthurs' seat; our room had a view, which was great! The room was a bit creaky and the wet room wasnt really to our taste but... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed here while visiting the University. I did not pay for the room myself, so cannot comment on affordability, but the room was very comfortable. It was a bit small, but there is storage space, enough room on the floor for large suitcases, and a desk to sit at. Instant coffee and tea are provided in the room, as is... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Masson House – A Pleasant Surprise Masson House is set in the grounds of Edinburgh University and accessed by car via the main entrance off Holyrood Park Road.  The security guard at the barrier will give you a parking permit card for hotel reception staff to complete.  The car park is next to Masson House.  Pedestrian access is via a... More

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We booked this hotel at short notice found staff helpful and the accommodation was clean and comfortable. The breakfast was excellent with a large range of food. We certainly found this value for money.

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14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I booked this hotel for 1 nights stay last minuite in Edinburgh. upon arrival we were met by a very stressed out man on his own, there was a long queue and he struggled to find our reservation. I handed him my phone and he then asked more questions and eventually found the booking. He was working on his own... More

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Address: 18 Holyrood Park Road | Pollock Halls, Edinburgh EH16 5AY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Masson House 3*
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