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Duthus Lodge

5 West Coates, Edinburgh EH12 5JG, Scotland (West End)
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Ranked #99 of 442 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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
    5 of 5 stars
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Strasbourg, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

As a solo traveller I was very very kindly welcomed at the Dothus Lodge by the owner and his affective 8 month (in june 2014) Bulldog Archie (which will become your friend if you are up to). Very good breakfast and absolute clean place. The house is very good looking and not far from the Tram and Bus connections which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We arrives at night and had a warm welcome from the owner and his dog, Archie. :) The house is cozy and very well decorated, location was good too, around 25min walk distance to the city center, the attention gave to us was amazing, nice breakfast, everyone very friendly. I just have 2 little complains. The room was quite cold... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Duthus Lodge was the perfect stay for Hogmanay in Edinburgh. Perfect location just outside the festive hustle and bustle but not too far to make your way there so easily (10-12 minutes walk to Princes Street and 5 mins by bus just outside the lodge). We were greeted in typically Scottish friendly and humorous fashion, and welcomed in a beautiful... More

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Al Qahirah, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

well, we stayed there for 3 nights..it was a total new experience to stay in such a place..very cozy and comfy..perfect breakfast..friendly owners,or actually i have to mention that all Scottish people i met were very nice and friendly.. though the bathroom was a bit tiny,but it was a no big deal. An eight minutes walk from Haymarket rail station,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Location was not to far from airport and downtown areas. The room was spacious, food was very good and the staff was very knowledgeable and helpful. We really enjoyed our stay in Edinburgh. Perfect weather. We enjoyed the whiskey tasting, castle tour as well as a countryside tour. Road noise was a bit on the loud side. but I would... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

The room and owner are excellent.The bathroom is a bit tiny, thus 4 for the room. Not enough parking space in their parking, but during the weekend can park for free on the street. breakfast also delicious an "scotish" aka english breakfast. Would gladly come back on next passing through Edinburgh.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

I suspect this was recently decorated as our room and dining room were beautifully presented. We had two double beds for two teenagers and two adults and a small en-suite. We walked (15 min) into the festival events leaving the car in the parking area behind the house. The tramway roadworks make it challenging to navigate so have a map... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

On our arrival at Duthus Lodge we were warmly greeted By Murdo the owner who was such a lovely man. He showed us to our spotlessly clean room and was so informative about the local area. The breakfasts were superb. Plenty of choice and cooked to perfection. Nothing during our stay could be complained about and if you are traveling... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

Hosts Murdo and Kay made us feel very welcome and went out of their way to make us as comfortable as possible. They were very informative and knowledgeable of Edinburgh and Scotland in general. Their advice was put to good use. Ask Murdo where the best smoked salmon comes from :) Breakfast was great, rooms and the whole of the... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Beautiful place ,very convenient rooms . Wonderful service and welcoming ,wonderful dining room and excellent breakfast. Easy access to the city center. we received very helpful assistance from the owners and ,we are grateful for that. It is very recommended .

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Address: 5 West Coates, Edinburgh EH12 5JG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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