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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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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Masson House for one night because my originally booked hotel did not have capacities for the extra night I needed. Though the room and the atmosphere was typical for a university place, I was very positively surprised about (a) professionality and friendlyness of staff, and (b) the breakfast: fresh fruit, a comprehensive menu with cooked items, and... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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23 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Prices at a premium during the festival this hotel was at what is our normal top end price but we didn't expect the high standard B&B room we would usually get for £100+. That was fine as we knew those kind of rooms would be more than we would ever want to pay. What you get is a clean, warm... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for two nights....we had stayed in B&Bs for several nights where there were lots of stairs....the elevator was a very welcome sight. Hair Dryer provided....the "Club" on Campus served excellent food and the breakfasts were a real smorgasbord. Very friendly desk staff....bus stop to city centre very convenient. We happened to be there when Commonwealth... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a couple of days in Edinburgh and enjoyed our stay at the Masson House. We were within walking distance of many of the city's main attractions. The room was small, but included everything we needed, and guests have access to the campus's cafeteria for breakfast. Great start to our mornings! We would definitely stay here again if we... More

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small room but included a substantial breakfast. Noisy because there were taxis arriving and departing through the night No hot water on 2 out of the 4 nights that we stayed due to a plumbing problem ( occurred in the morning but fixed after complaint)

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Stanley, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location. Small rooms but very cosy. Breakfast was a veritable free for all. However, this is a minor quibble because the food was very good although it was very very busy. Quite expensive for what it was but with the Military Tattoo and the Fringe festival on choice was at a premium

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights and would only recommend one or two at the most! This is somewhere to stay within easy reach of the hubbub of the city by bus or on foot. Rooms very small with cosy shower room including toilet and wash basin. We found the room noisy with doors banging shut and folk coming and going... More

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Norfolk, England
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 8th-10th August 2014 on one of the busiest weekends of the year. We decided to give the accommodation a try, on the basis of, how long do you actually spend in your room and not wishing to pay the extortionate prices hotels were charging for the same period. We were pleasantly surprised. The room was small but spotlessly clean.... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night whilst in Edinburgh for the weekend to see the Tattoo. Good position for getting into the centre with the bus stop being only a two minute walk down the road and, a charge of only £1.50 per adult each way. There is a night bus that runs after midnight so this is very handy also. Rooms... More

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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very well located within part of the University Campus in Edinburgh with views of Arthur's Seat (an ancient volcano!) You can walk in to the City centre or take the reasonably priced public transport to get around Rooms are small,clean,tidy & fairly basic but certainly ok with a small shower room & nice toiletries supplied.There is a small TV, tea... 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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