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Kingsway Guest House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   5 East Mayfield, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland (South Side)
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Ranked #37 of 443 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lizzie and Gary were the ultimate hosts - made me feel very welcome from the start. The home cooked breakfasts were a great start to a day of sightseeing and the rooms are comfortable with original architecture throughout. The guesthouse is in a quiet neighbourhood but close to all the sights.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was the first time I have ever stopped in Edinburgh rather than driving around it, so I think I was very lucky with my choice. Firstly, there was some free parking at the Kingsway, which made the whole process of checking in a lot less stressful. The hosts were lovely, very attentive and helpful and provided a leaflet outlining... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a room on the top floor that was very comfortable for our family of 4 (2 adults, 2 teenagers). Our room was clean and nicely decorated, and the en suite bathroom was also very good. Breakfast was tasty and satisfying. We really liked the book placed in each room providing restaurant recommendations and other local info. The directions... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Exactly the kind of guesthouse I would want to create and run myself. Clean, charming and the hosts are friendly, young and helpful. Breakfast was yummy too. Location is close to transportation that will take you right to the heart of the city, but I actually walked most days.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at several guest houses in Edinburgh, and this is definitely one of my favourites. Lizzie and Gary are wonderful and made me feel very welcome. The breakfast was delicious, and I loved that you can choose a daily special, so that if you are staying longer you can have a different breakfast every day. It was also... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Kingsway for a couple of days in July. It was a great location to be based for our visit – we enjoyed the walk to the sites at Royal Mile and it very easy to take the bus when it did rain! The owners Lizzie & Gary are the perfect hosts, such sweet people and gave us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently spent 5 nights in Edinburgh with Gary and Lizzie at Kingsway and they really helped make our stay enjoyable. Close to bus line and all major attractions. Breakfasts were great! Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I stayed here with my boyfriend during a short stay in Edinburgh for the Fringe Festival. Loved our stay in the Kingsway Guest house. Loved the breakfast, loved the clean decorated room and loved the friendly staff. So warm and friendly. Good Location to the city. 20min walk to the royal mile where you pass many cafe and restaurants. We... More

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Address: 5 East Mayfield, Edinburgh EH9 1SD, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Kingsway Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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