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Number 45 Bed & Breakfast

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   45 Gilmour Road, Edinburgh EH16 5NS, Scotland
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Ranked #122 of 439 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very nice one night stay at No 45. We were welcomed very warmly by Irene and shown to our room. The house is beautiful and our room was large and both the bedroom and ensuite were spotlessly clean. Being from out of town, Irene gave us helpful tips on how to get into the city centre. There... More

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28 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We couldn't have hoped for a better B&B to stay in. Although this place is a couple of miles outside the city centre there is a very regular bus service from just nearby. Our room was very nice and absolutely spotless. It was so clean it did not need to be serviced every day while we were there - but... More

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crion, Owner at Number 45 Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review ,it was nice to have you both stay ,IRENE More

Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Have been several time before,just never thought of a review,but just to say Irene & Billy are the perfect hosts very warm and hospitable welcome on arrival,stayed 2 nights in a most comfortable room,which once again was spotless. and great breakfast, sets you up for the day.Location is perfect just a bus ride into the city.Sure we will return later... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

I had a wonderful three night stay at Number 45. It was a terrific location, easy to get around town and very comfortable room. The breakfast was outstanding and the people very friendly and helpful. A true gem. I would highly recommend especially to the single traveler.

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crion, Owner at Number 45 Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

thank so much for your review it was lovely to have you stay thanks IRENE More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Spent three nights in 45. Very friendly hosts ensuring that all our needs were met. Gave us lots of ideas for places to eat / visit. Room very comfortable, spotless and great attention to detail. Breakfast first class with lots of choice. Location is ideal for travelling to city and lots of buses just around the corne every few minutes.... More

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crion, Owner at Number 45 Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

thank so much for your review it was lovely to have you stay thanks IRENE More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
35 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Small friendly comfortable B&B located in a typical older local building which is conveniently for Edinburgh and the surrounding area. Good breakfast served by helpful owner. My only issue was that I ended up in the only room without en suite facilities, although I did have my own use bathroom (which was very nice) a short way down the hall.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

My husband and I loved our time at Number 45! We loved the easy and convenient access to restaurants, bus stops, and the city. We greatly enjoyed the breakfast every morning in the dining room. We loved getting to know the home owners and learned so much more about the city through their knowledge. The B&B was on a nice... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

We stayed at No. 45 overnight in April. After having a bad experience previously with another B&B in Edinburgh, we were a bit unsure about staying in a B&B again and not a brand name hotel, however, this little B&B is just perfect. We were welcomed by Irene, one of the owners, who showed us to our room and she... More

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crion, Owner at Number 45 Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

thank you so much for your lovely comments it was great to meet such lovely people More

Royal Oak, Michigan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

My husband and I have been staying with the hosts, Irene and Billy Cheape, for thirty years. We wouldn't dream of staying anywhere else during our annual visits to Edinburgh. The rooms are spotless, the hosts are very friendly, and they go out of their way to accommodate any special diet requests (in my case, gluten free breakfasts). The location... More

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Low Newton by the Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We stayed in this hotel after booking through booking.com and got a very good flash deal at £35 per room per night. The couple who owned the b&b were very friendly and gave us plenty of information on bus routes, things to do etc. The breakfast was very good and didn't appear to be smaller (as often expected when paying... More

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Also Known As:
Number 45 Bed & Breakfast Edinburgh, Scotland
Address: 45 Gilmour Road, Edinburgh EH16 5NS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #122 of 439 B&Bs / Inns in Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Number 45 Bed & Breakfast 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
No. 45 is a family run, fully refurbished 4 star B&B. We are in a great central location, on main bus route into city center. We are near most tourist attractions. Our home is a large Victorian semi-detached villa, with a beautiful Victorian staircase, and many period features throughout our home. No .45 is also fortunate enough to overlook a lovely grassy bowling green. All rooms are en-suite except, our single room it has a private bathroom. ... more   less 
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