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Elderfields Guest House

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23 Spring Gardens | Holyrood, Edinburgh EH8 8HU, Scotland
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Elderfields Guest House
Ranked #149 of 445 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
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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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New Munich, Minnesota
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

even though we arrived at about midnight, Maureen welcomed us heartly very comfortable and big room, altough she does not serve fully cooked breakfast it was one of the best breakfasts on our 2 week journey through Schottland Her B&B is close to the City Center, so we made most of our ways by foot as i found it hard... More 

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Kongens Lyngby, Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We had the priviledge to stay at Maureens wonderful Guest House for three nights in July 2014. After a week in the highlands, it was a great experience to check in at Elderfields Guest House. Our room (room 1) was the most beautiful room we´ve ever stayed in, the bed was exellent and the breakfast was a joy. Maureen Elderfield... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

We visited Elderfields Guest House last winter and had a great time. The Guest House is located near the base of the Royal Mile and very close to Holyrood Palace. We were able to walk almost anywhere. I was visiting with two friends and we stayed in the three person room on the top floor. The room was very clean... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here for a night along with my parents and had the best time. We wish we could have a lot longer. The place was so beautiful and very clean with all the amenities you could ask for. The location was fantastic and walking distance to everything. I stayed in a small double room and was perfect for a... More 

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Puyallup, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

What a lovely place to spend our last 2 nights in the UK. We arrived in Edinburgh much earlier than anticipated and took the chance to stop by the guesthouse early to unload our bags and park the car. Maureen received us graciously. We were delighted to be staying in her wonderfully decorated historic house and really happy to have... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

I inquired for 7 nights and got offered a special rate "stay 7, pay six" which I gladly accepted. Elderfields Guest House is on a quiet little street, 15 minutes on food from Holyrood Palace and 5 minutes on foot from all major bus lines. It was a pity that there were not any restaurants in immediate vicinity, but this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Maureen is super friendly and she helped us to find a brillant market!! The house is beautiful and the room also. The breakfast was very good with yogurt, te, toasts with butter and jam, orange juice etc I highly recommend this place to stay in the wonderfull Edinburgh!!! just a little thing, the house doesn´t have wi fi Enjoy the... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Despite our late arrival, Maureen was here to greet us. We were shown to our room and we discussed our preferred breakfast time. After a good night of sleep in a clean, spacious room we were greeted to a simple but generous breakfast. She did not hesitate to answer our questions about Edinburgh and even gave us tips on where... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013 via mobile

I'm leaving this review as constructive criticism as many aspects of Maureen's b and b were excellent - parking , cleanliness , size of room. My partner and I and small baby booked the room at extremely short notice during the Edinburgh marathon so were grateful to have anywhere at all to stay that was of realistic price . On... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012 via mobile

Booked to stay here for a wedding at Our Dynamic Earth which was only a shirt walk away. The rooms were fantastic and the breakfast was great. Maureen was a fantastic host and very accommodating considering I had made a miscalculation regarding the number of rooms we needed. Would definitely recommend and hopefully will return one day!

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Address: 23 Spring Gardens | Holyrood, Edinburgh EH8 8HU, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Elderfields Guest House Edinburgh, Scotland

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