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Adam Drysdale House

42 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Stayed here for 3 nights and was very enjoyable! Janette and Graham are a lovely couple and we were made to feel very welcome from the moment we arrived. Lovely rooms and very clean breakfast was also very tastie will be back!

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Milton Keynes
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Our visit to Edinburgh was made all the more pleasurable by Jeanette at Adam Drysdale House, she was a lovely host serving wonderful breakfasts. The room we stayed in was at the top of the house and had a great refurbished bathroom, in spite of being at the front of the house it was quiet and we slept very well,... More 

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We had a very comfortable stay in Adam Drysdale House. Janette was very friendly and made us feel extremely welcome. We enjoyed a lovely homecooked breakfast every day and the room was clean and nicely decorated. Location is very close to the city centre and we were able to walk everywhere.

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isle of man
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed a great week at Adam Drysdale house. The room was spacious and clean, the Scottish breakfast was great to wake up to each morning and Janette the landlord was friendly and always keep to help and made us feel at home. The location was also great, just a 10 ten minute walk to the city... More 

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Widnes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We booked a twin room for the weekend for myself and my daughter When I arrived, I received a nice welcome and shown to the room. I was a little dismayed with the room which was very dated there appeared to be a lot of extensions and sticky tape about, Sticky tape on the front door, light switches wires etc.... More 

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Solihull
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

My sister Sandra and I stayed for four nights at the end of August 2014. The owners are both absolutely lovely - nothing is too much trouble. Comfortable, clean rooms and a lovely breakfast. Just a short walk to the castle and Princes Street. Would most definitely stay again!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stayed here during the Fringe! Recieved a decent rate and stayed in a newly renovated room along with our own newly renovated bathroom! Close to everything and Jeanette was very accommodating. A cozy and terrific stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I am putting this review on for my Mother and her friend who spent four nights at this hotel, they had a really lovely time, havent stoppped talking about the B&B how lovely the breakfast was, how lovely the owner was, she couldnt do enough for them, cooked a breakfast for them when they arrived early on Friday morning, and... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

stayed in room 4 .Nice clean.Warm room.very spacious. the owners are really nice welcoming ,can't do enough to help u.Beutifull Scottish breakfast.very nice place would definitely recommend . and so close to city.Will definitely stay here again.thank you for the lovely stay.we really enjoyed.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I came to Adam Drysdale house with my husband and two children. From the get-go we were made to feel extremely welcome. We stayed in a lovely family room which was nice and fresh - standards of cleanliness was impeccable! Location was great, quiet enough that the kids weren't disturbed at night. Janette was a fantastic host and catered for... More 

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