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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 #36 of 443 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 6 days ago NEW

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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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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West Bend, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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London, United Kingdom
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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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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Our 3rd stay at Kingsway guest house and once again we have rebooked for next year. Rooms are very clean and spacious and breakfast is really something to look forward to with a daily special as well as choice of cereals, toast and full scottish. Location-wise it is perfect for us as we visit Edinburgh in August for the fringe... More

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Selah, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My husband and I stayed at Kingsway on the first leg of our long, first European trip in 2013. I had heard that UK B&B's were great, and Kingsway did not disappoint! In fact they were the best B&B we stayed at in all of Europe... ~The owners, Gary and Lizzie, and housekeeping staff were helpful and friendly. They gave... More

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Martinez, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My sister and I really enjoyed our visit in Edinburgh and staying at Kingsway for three days in July. The room was clean and the beds were excellent. Our little sitting area by the bay window was great. We were able to choose a special breakfast, that changed every day, or eat their regular delicious and filling meal. We were... 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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