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The Thrums Edinburgh

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   14 - 15 Minto St., Edinburgh EH9 1RQ, Scotland (South Side)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for just the one night - and that's all I would go for again. The bed was comfy enough, rooms and bathrooms fine and clean, but not the warmest. Two of us were staying in a triple room, and so were advised not to use the bed under the window "as it can get a bit cold". Also,... More 

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Lanark, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We stayed at the thrums hotel for 2 nights on 12/11/14 staying in a lovely room number 18. This is not the first time we have stayed at this hotel and have always found the reception staff to be very pleasant and helpful. No need to pay the surcharge if paying with a debit card. A charge is made if... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

We were very unhappy with our stay from the moment we stepped into this place. We were asked to pay in full immediately after a long journey from sheffield. When we asked to pay by card the inexperienced receptionist immediately butted 'oh that's an extra 6% please'. So we asked if we could go to the cash machine to take... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

we could not find fault with the hotel at all. The staff were friendly and helpful nothing was too much trouble for them.The room was spacious ,the en-suite was big .There is parking at the back and there is suitable public transport ,but the city centre is within walking distance.The continental breakfast was plentiful. All in all we had an... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Too expensive for the service provided. Meagre breakfast, same every day for 3 days. Small narrow room ; top price;plumbing faulty.Thin inadequate sheets. Location-- useful for access to bus routes into the city.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The Thrums hotel is a very comfortable, centrally located B&B, perfect for a visit to the Edinburgh Fringe, situated on Minto Street, that is very accessible to the city attractions, performers and castle. It is reasonably priced for a short stay. The main areas could do with contemporary update, room was acceptable.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed for 3 nights whilst visiting Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. It was in a very convenient location, easy to get to and from by car and with buses outside the door to get us to the railway station when we wanted to travel by train. The hotel generally had a look of neglect and there were small items in... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed at the Thrums for 7 nights end of July '14'. Very disappointed. The room was dingy, tired and in need of much repair. Half of the secondary glazing was missing paint very dirty as was panelling around room. The bed was clean and comfortable but the sheets obviously hadn't been pressed they appeared to have been dried scrunched... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I think this place needed updating. I booked a family room, not sure it was. The carpets were a bit grubby and the room was very dark. Not sure who ran the place, however the chap at reception was very pleasant. The bed was also very comfortable

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Address: 14 - 15 Minto St., Edinburgh EH9 1RQ, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > South Side
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Thrums Edinburgh 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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