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Ellersly House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4 Ellersley Road | Murrayfield, Edinburgh EH12 6HZ, Scotland (Murrayfield)
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Ranked #117 of 147 hotels in Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 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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96 reviews 96 reviews
44 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had been in Edinburgh shopping which had been packed and hot. On leaving town we took the quick route and stopped at this hotel. From the front you would not think it had a large garden at the back with tables and chairs for drinks. My husband asked if the dog could come in too and was accepted. We... More

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Oban, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The location of this hotel is fantastic set in a quiet leafy street in Edinburgh. It is set back from all the main roads and has a distinctly country house feel to it! There is a garden outside which we sat in enjoying the last of the evening sunshine whilst drinking a large cold glass of wine. Our room was... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
22 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel looks great from outside and the entrance and downstairs is very nice too. The staff are friendly and serice is good- a special thanks to Dean on the Front Desk and Michael the F and B Manager. The breakfast was very good and at a reasonable price also. The bedrooms as other guests have said need some TLC.... More

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New Delhi, India
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12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thumbs up for location and staff. Thumbs down for room. The hotel is reasonably well located. Centre of town is 15 minutes away by bus. We paid 160£ per night without breakfast for a run down bathroom and a barely adequate room. The property is an old heritage house and while public areas have been refurbished to some extent, guest... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very good place to stay, very affordable, with superb decent caring staff, always willing to go the extra mile and genuinely interested in making guests feel welcome, and top-notch when dealing with any crisis. Yes, it's an old hotel, and needs updating in places, something which is being done, but they have the basics, the core of... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed here in November 2013 when we visited Edinburgh for her 30th birthday. The stay was excellent. The restaurant & bar areas were welcoming and cosy. The food was great. I called in advance to upgrade the room and have a bottle of champagne in the room on arrival this was done and some strawberries also... More

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Mark M, General Manager at Ellersly House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ClarkyG81, Many thanks for posting a 5 star review, The team will be pleased to read we ticked all the right boxes for you and your girlfriend, glad that we helped make her birthday visit one to remember for all the right reasons. Regards Mark More

Dover, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed there for two nights, were originally showed to the disabled room, which was a small double aspect ground floor room which overlooked the entrance/car park. Only 1 window opened, only a couple of inches, there were no net curtains or blinds so curtains had to be shut for any privacy, the divan base had a large stain on it,... More

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Mark M, General Manager at Ellersly House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 83cathy57, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review of the hotel, good to see the location and staff lived up to your expectations. Please contact the hotel directly the next time you are due to visit Edinburgh again and i will ensure you have an upgraded room. Regards Mark More

Swindon, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Fancied a weekend in Edinburgh for wedding anniversary. Was looking for something with more character than a holiday inn or travel lodge, but still close to the city. The website showed a night floodlit entrance with ivy walls etc. The hotel does have both of these and the ground floor promised exactly that. The staff from reception to waiting were... More

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Mark M, General Manager at Ellersly House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hon-Moonraker, Many thanks for your feed back, pleasing to read the staff were fabulous, please the next time you are due to visit the city again contact the hotel directly and i will ensure you have an upgraded room. Regards Mark More

Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Really loved staying at this hotel. Everyone was so nice and helpful. I was alone in a city while my husband was in Hospital and all of the staff made me feel at ease. For an extra £8 a day, I was able to take my puppy. Well worth a stay and I am going again this month, this time... More

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Mark M, General Manager at Ellersly House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Seonie2014, Many thanks for your kind feedback, it was a pleasure to have you stay with us, i am sure the staff are all looking forward to welcoming you and Buster! back very soon. Regards Mark More

Carnoustie, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I stayed here with my daughter when we went to Murrayfield for a concert. I paid a lot for this hotel and had high expectations. My daughter and I were very excited. It was quickly apparent on arrival the hotel price had been hiked up considerably due to the concert and it simply wasn't worth it. Extortionate price which blatantly... More

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Mark M, General Manager at Ellersly House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Smacx2 Many thanks for posting your review, it was pleasing to read you found the staff friendly and that the location was perfect for the event you where attending. Please when returning to Edinburgh contact myself directly at the hotel so that i may ensure your next stay is a more pleasant one. Regards Mark More

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Address: 4 Ellersley Road | Murrayfield, Edinburgh EH12 6HZ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > Murrayfield
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ellersly House Hotel 3*
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Ellersly House Hotel has a distinct, modest charm and a welcoming ambience.Originally an Edwardian country house, the ‘Ellersly’ is conveniently situated just west of Edinburgh city centre, close to Murrayfield Stadium en route to Edinburgh Airport.With 57 rooms, Ellersly House has a wide range of comfortable bedrooms to suit different budgets and tastes, all with ensuite facilities and benefiting from a significant refurbishment programme. ... more   less 
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