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31a Nelson Street, Edinburgh EH3 6LJ, Scotland (New Town)
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The Guest Room
Ranked #23 of 445 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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This wonderful Guest House should be one of this amazing cities best un kept secrets ! You could not ask for a more warm welcome in this beautiful guest house which really is home from home . The breakfast was excellent and Katrina and Fergus most welcoming ..

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Staying at the Guest Room is the most wonderful treat. The room is beautiful with a fabulously comfortable bed and all done so elegantly. I loved having breakfast in our room - lots of delicious treats and having our own access meant we could come and go as we pleased. Katrina and Fergus were on hand to help with everything... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We had such a nice stay at The Guest Room. The welcome was so friendly and the room was lovely with it's own private entrance so we could easily come and go whenever. We were really close to all the things we wanted to do in Edinburgh and an easy walk from the station. Breakfast was brought to our room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

It was a pleasure to stay in this lovely room in a quiet, elegant residential neighborhood. All the major Edinburgh sites are a easy walk away. We enjoyed strolling around the corner to the Cumberland Bar as if we were locals. The room was beautifully furnished with everything a guest could need, and the private entrance was very convenient. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stayed in the courtyard room downstairs with its own entrance and loved the room and the excellent central location of The Guest Room. Katrina and her family are charming and couldn't have been more helpful, even bringing breakfast to the room under trying weather conditions. We wouldn't stay anywhere else in Edinburgh having experienced The Guest Room and can't... More 

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Katrina & Fergus greeted us as if we were life long friends, showed us to the court yard guest room, it was self contained with a very large comfortable bed, the breakfast was superb and fueled us for the days trip into Edinburgh for its many attractions, easy to get to town from the room. We would definitely recommend this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Imagine being amongst the frenzy of the Fringe then arriving at your lodging to be greeted as if you were a close relative that dropped in for an overnight or two or three. And then after a most cordial greeting and explanation regarding your room's environs, you are asked what time you prefer breakfast delivered TO YOUR ROOM!! Get that?... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This has been our third year at The Guest Room in Edinburgh during the Fesitval and also our First wedding anniversary (we got married in Edinburgh last year and Katrina and Fergus were good enough to be our witnesses). If you are looking for a fabulous location in accommodation that feels like a boutique hotel - then this is the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This was our first trip to Edinburgh and having found The Guest Room, it won't be our last. Peaceful, stylish, comfortable and spotlessly clean, are just some of the adjectives I could use to describe this B&B. Edinburgh, during the Tattoo and Festival is frenetic and just a little bit crazy (although wonderful), so it was delightful to stroll back... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We recently stayed at the Guest Room whilst visiting the Edinburgh Tattoo and Fringe festival. Suffice to say this was the best B&B experience we have ever enjoyed. Katrina and Fergus have created a beautiful haven within easy walking distance of Edinburgh centre. Spacious room, stylishly decorated, with loads of personal touches and character. Great en-suite bathroom with powerful shower,... More 

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Address: 31a Nelson Street, Edinburgh EH3 6LJ, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > New Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
The Guest Room Edinburgh, Scotland

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