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Dunstane House Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 West Coates | Haymarket, Edinburgh EH12 5JQ, Scotland (West End)
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Moreton, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

arriving at the dunstane we were greeted with a warm welcome after traveling from merseyside we were shown to are room as this was my hoony moon i wanted everthink to be right and the dunstane was we had a fab steep and went down stairs for are break fast yet again we were greeted with a welcome smile by... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Rooms are very small. Bed quality - the chipset ever! Bathroom small, shower glass broken, and the worst - the towels smelly of mould! We stayed in the building opposite the main building. To get to have breakfast you have to cross a very busy dangerous road. The room not only small, but very noisy. When people shower in one... More

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Chislehurst, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff were lovely and helpful upon arrival as well as throughout our stay; chatty and approachable they were quick to help and get anything we asked for. The room was stunning and perfectly furnished; clean and tidy of course with plenty of space. The en-suite was adequate and also beautifully decorated; the waterfall shower was great and the water... More

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DunstaneManager, Manager at Dunstane House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello there Thank you for that lovely review, what glowing praise. Next time please do ask for more towels if that is your personal preference, we give 2 per person but it is absolutely no problem for you to have more! Don't be worried about asking us to make your stay even better - that is why we are here.... More

Lichfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have just returned from this hotel. It is a hotel of two halves, the older part, and also where you register, is situated on one side of the road and the boutique town house is across the road. We were booked in by a delightful young lady named Caroline. She took us over to our room,... More

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DunstaneManager, Manager at Dunstane House Hotel, responded to this review

Good afternoon Marijke12 Thank you for taking the time to comment on here - I hope it helps future guests! Dayne and Caroline are so chuffed that you named them on here.....makes their day! They are so good and attentive and you are correct nothing is too much trouble. We do have a large variety of room available and so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent location, deluxe double bedroom on top floor very spacious, quiet and spotlessly clean, easy access for all parts of Edinburgh, staff very helpful and food good quality. Would certainly recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Edinburgh.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent a wonderful evening at the Dunstane in May, and I was so impressed with both the hotel and the staff. Gorgeous boutique style, beautifully decorated. The staff were superb, couldn't do enough for you. Friendly, polite, and efficient The bed was one of the best I've ever slept in, with lovely cotton covers. It makes a real difference staying... More

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DunstaneManager, Manager at Dunstane House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there Ciaral_719! Wow what lovely praise and so rewarding to hear that you notice the owner and the staff's fastidious attention to details! We do try to think of everything and are so proud of the staff and the service they provide. Please come and visit us again we would be delighted to have you Thanks Samantha More

Gretna, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked two rooms after viewing the hotel website, when we actually got to our rooms, they bore no relation what was advertised, they were very small I presume the rooms advertised were across the road. Although being small the rooms were well appointed and clean. The staff were friendly, courteous and attentive. Breakfasts were tasty and filling. The location... More

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DunstaneManager, Manager at Dunstane House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Stum574 Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. I have just made sure that all our photos on here are up to date and fully reflect the room types so there is no confusion! We do have the two properties across which our rooms are spread and this can cause some confusion but we work really... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 4th time here which probably says it all. Very helpful staff, good quality rooms all well appointed. Also excellent location for all transport links to the centre. Would thoroughly recommend it and no doubt will stay here again.

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DunstaneManager, Manager at Dunstane House Hotel, responded to this review

Hi there Milton W Thank you so much for your continued support of The Dunstane - we really appreciate it and hope that you carry on enjoying your visits! Samantha More

Essen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my stay very much. Extremely friendly and helpful staff and when dealing with you, you are the centre of thier full attention. Very clean and charming place. However I had booked the small single, which was very small and toilet was outside in the landing (and very clean as well). Next time I shall try to get a... More

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DunstaneManager, Manager at Dunstane House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello there! Thank you very much for that lovely review the staff will be delighted that you felt so looked after! You are correct, the petite singles are definitely a budget room for the traveler but we do have many other options. A good next step up is the petite double which we can do a single occupancy price on.... More

Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came back from staying the night at this beautiful hotel for the Military tattoo. Could not fault it at all, Very helpful and polite staff. Made us feel very welcome. First time in Scotland for myself and husband, we went with my father-in-law and wife and they stayed there last year and every year from now on. Thinking about... More

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Address: 4 West Coates | Haymarket, Edinburgh EH12 5JQ, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
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Hotel Class:4 star — Dunstane House Hotel 4*
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Dunstane House dates all the way back to 1852 to a design of William Playfair, one of Edinburgh's most famous architects. Now a boutique hotel privately-owned and managed by Derek and Shirley Mowat, each of the sixteen bedrooms offers a fresh take on country house charm. You can look forward to restful nights in four-poster beds with subtle accents of current style. Or stretch out king-size and enjoy all the period details and in-room features. ... more   less 
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