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Edinburgh Central Guest House

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8 Hill Street, Edinburgh EH2 3JZ, Scotland
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed in a single room which was small but clean, and had everything you needed. The bathroom was across the hall, and including the continental breakfast, was all in all very good value. However, I felt completely unwelcome from the outset. I chose this guesthouse over the many other guesthouses in Edinburgh because of the reviews mentioning friendly customer service... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, lovely big en suite room and Morag was very friendly and helpful. Great way to kick off our trip to Scotland, a short walk to Princes Street and the castle. Clean, nice decor, beds were so comfy we missed breakfast, although that was also because we perhaps over indulged in the wonderful hospitality of this great city. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location, large, clean & comfortable rooms. Very welcoming & helpful host. Highly recommend staying here anytime of the year, especially Hogmanay as it's located in the heart of all the festivities. Wonderful breakfast. Free WIFI & parking.

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morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments about your stay at Edinburgh Central Guest House.We look forward to accommodating you in the near future kind regards Morag and Paul More 

Williamsburg, Virginia
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had the chance to stay here for five nights while on holiday in Edinburgh -- could not have asked for a better guest house! The house was warm and inviting, the room with the ensuite bathroom was large and comfortable. The location is central to all the main tourist attractions and a short walk from Edinburgh Old Town and the... More 

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morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your visit to Edinburgh Central Guest house. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to elcoming you in the future. Regards Morag and Paul More 

Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Have nothing but good things to say about this hotel. First impressions were that the owner is very friendly. Morag met us, asked about our journey and helped carry luggage to our room. The room was a double on the top floor and had plenty of space. The room was clean and tidy. The decor is modern. Breakfast was included... More 

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morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Edinburgh Central Guest house recently ad taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted you enjoyed your stay. It was lovely to meet you and we hope to see you in thr nesr future. Kind Regards Morag and Paul More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This was the first time we had stayed in a guest house and we weren't disappointed the room was lovely warm with everything you needed even coffee machine and biscuits nice comfortable bed , we were a little worried about the shared bathroom but never had a problem using it very clean as well even toiletries were provided .the breakfast... More 

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morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Edinburgh Central Guest house. This is much appreciated, especially with a honest review of the shared bathroom. Hope to see you in the near future. Regards More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Every year I take my son to Edinburgh and this was a great wee find. My son raved about it the whole weekend and couldn't wait to get back at night. Very friendly landlady and the extra touch of giving my son a small amount of money was amazing and he appreciated it very much. Will definitely be back as... More 

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morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at Edinburgh Central Guest House, with your wee boy. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It was lovely to meet you and hope to see you in the near future. regards Morag and Paul More 

Pembroke, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Morag and Paul run a top notch b&b centrally located just off Princes St in Edinburgh - close to Waverly and the Royal Mile? I was here in September 2014 and I find these innkeepers very friendly, helpful and affordable! Recently my friend and I were their guests but got stranded during the December flooding in Carlisle on a day-trip,... More 

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morag s, Owner at Edinburgh Central Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks, once again, for the great comments that you left for the guest house.Hopefully next time your here, there is no floods and you can see Mrs Browns Boys!!!! Morag and Paul x More 

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

I am so glad I found this place online! The owner is absolutely lovely and was extremely helpful and accommodating, she was more than happy to assist and made sure we were settled and comfortable. Our room was large with a shared bathroom which really wasn't an issue for us as its only shared between three rooms and we were... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Excellent location and a lovely property. Morag is extremely friendly and very accommodating. Rooms were spacious and tastefully decorated. Breakfast is continental and there's something for everyone, Morag will do whatever it takes to make your stay enjoyable. Guest House is ideally situated to explore this wonderful city and I would highly recommend this property and I will definitely be... More 

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New Town
Suits and shopping bags rule the streets of New Town, until after dark when strappy dresses come out to play. This is the city’s central business district with its smaller offices, clothes boutiques, and many of the city’s flashiest restaurants and ritziest clubs. The architecture along roads like George Street helps give it a swank and formal feel: it’s a planned Georgian development of regal townhouses, geometric squares, and self-important statues. But it’s also a very wanderable neighborhood, with a healthy bustle at almost any time of day and fine people-watching in places like St Andrew's Square which fills with picnickers around lunch. You’ll also find a series of cheerful basement bistros on Hanover Street, while dark Rose Street has something of the feel of an undiscovered back alley and is chock-full of characterful pubs and small independent shops.
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