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Cairn Hotel Edinburgh

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   10 - 18 Windsor St, Edinburgh EH7 5JR, Scotland (Leith)
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Ranked #118 of 145 Hotels in Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My partner and I just spent a night at the Cairn Hotel Edinburgh. We stayed in the annexe across the road and found it to be really good, certainly a step up from the previous nights accommodation. The room was ENORMOUS with one double and three single beds even though we only booked for two people (room 25). The room... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was adequate as a place to sleep. Good location approx 10 minutes walk from railway station & Princes Street but was very quiet as our room looked out over back yard. It was all very shabby & basic, toilet/shower room had mouldy grout on tiles. Free toiletries. Kettle, hot drinks & packets of shortbread in room. Wifi was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here before an early morning flight. The hotel is a 15 minute walk from Waverley station. The room was comfortable but it is like a journey through a maze to get to it. The only bad thing about the room was a piece of electrical equipment in the room whose purpose I never found out which emitted a... More

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Borrowdale, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights a few weeks ago in the annexe across the road. The room itself was clean but the bathroom was full of mould the hair dryer was very very old fashioned and the TV remote had no back on it and instead was covered in sellotape. It was very shabby and we nearly fell down... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a very enjoyable weekend in Edinburgh for the Midlothian music festival. This hotel is ideally placed for transport links and a short walk to Princes Street and the North/South Bridge to the Royal Mile. My room was small but comfortable, the bed was great with plenty of pillows and the loo/shower room had plenty of towels and free toiletries.... More

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had booked Cairn hotel for my stay for a week in July 2013. The place is really good. It was clean at all times, the staff were really friendly and not to forget that it is a great value for money too. Room was lovely, spacious and the shower room was perfect. The main highlight is the location of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights during the festival. Bargains are hard to find at this time of year and I would be aggrieved if I had stayed here for a comfortable, relaxing, romantic break. But for a well located, clean and safe hotel in the city you may be hard pushed to find better places to stay. It does look... More

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Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights from 8th August 2014 it's a very clean and well run hotel staff very friendly especially Stuart who worked the evening shift. Room was lovely very spacious and shower room perfect the only thing wrong with the room was that the mirror was near the door and the hair dryer was the other side... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Very friendly staff. Rooms nicely decorated with everything you need - a bit on the small side but was perfect for a place to stay. Nice little bar downstairs which suited our group of 8 and meant it was nice and quiet and was easy to be served. Taxis booked when asked. 8-10min walk from the station Good if you... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This is a very simple, basic hotel. Our room was in the modernised section, which was fine, if a bit stark. The corridors in the unmodernised parts were very gloomy and old-fashioned. But this hotel is near to everything central, or within a 10 minute walk.

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Address: 10 - 18 Windsor St, Edinburgh EH7 5JR, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Leith
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cairn Hotel Edinburgh 2*
Number of rooms: 52
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