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Kew House

5.0 of 5 1 Kew Terrace | Murrayfield, Edinburgh EH12 5JE, Scotland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Title says it all. Stayed just one night( all the time I had). A real find and the hosts were attentive, courteous and obliging( qualities you dont often find these days). Would not hesitate but to recommend Kew House for a stay in Edinburgh.Other establishments could learn a lot by using Kew House as an example!!

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

It was so good of you to post a review about your stay with us. I know that you are already in the hospitality business so so the content was even more gratifying. Service, to me is just simply looking after people and ensuring we meet their needs and I'm pleased we lived up to your expectations. Ian More

Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed three nights at Kew House and everything was excellent! I had let them know my arrival time and everything was ready and I was warmly greeted by Ian. I stayed a single room and though it was just a bit on the small side to what I am used to, it had everything I needed and then... More

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

It was great to meet you on your Edinburgh trip and I'm glad we contributed to a succesfull Edinburgh stay. I'm also happy you made your early train to Glasgow without any hitch, More

Inverness
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fab one night stay at Kew House. The house is wonderful and caters for all your needs. Breakfast choices are not run of the mill and prepared to order. We wish we had more than one night to stay there. One of the best beds I have slept in. Situated near the city centre and has parking... More

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. It was so good to meet you and hearing positive comments from someone who already owns a 5 star establishment makes them all the more welcoming and encouraging. Hopefully we'll see you again some time. More

Ashton in Makerfield, null, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We were looking for a B&B within walking distance of the city centre and somewhere safe for the car. We got far more than this. Location - this B&B is within easy walking distance of the city centre. I would say it was around a mile. There are plenty of eating and drinking places on route, to stop of if... More

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and even happier that you chose to share it with others. I'm sure seeing Billy Connolly was more enjoyable but we were happy to play our part. Though check-in is from 2.00pm we always try to have rooms ready earlier if we know someone is arriving before then. It's always worthwhile letting us know.... More

Gaylord, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This was our 3rd visit to Scotland and our 3rd time at Kew House. We were welcomed like family and had a beautiful room. Breakfasts were wonderful and they made every effort to help with directions and suggestions. Immaculate rooms and lovely bedding. Perfect quiet location. Step out the door to the bus. Great suggestions for places to dine. We... More

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us. It is so rewarding when guests return and especially more than once so we are flattered that we still enjoy Kew House after all these years. It was great to have you back and you are always welcome for a fourth visit, of course. Ian More

Cody, Wyoming
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Very nice bed and breakfast in Edinburgh Scotland. Close to all of the places one would like to visit as well being very close to Hay Market train station. Food was very well prepared and the service was excellent. Ian did a great job of answering our questions and helping us with our visit.

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Corralitos, California, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Ian made us very welcome, answered all our questions, figured out how to fit us in when we had messed up our scheduled visit, let us change to the (great!!) apartment in the back, where we could do our own laundry. I can't recommend this place enough. The bus is very very easy into town.

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm glad the apartment was available for you. At least it let you catch up on your holiday laundry! I hope the rest of your vacation went well and hopefully we'll see you again some time. Ian More

Ottawa, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Kew House is an upscale B&B with lovely rooms (incl ensuite). There are wonderful extras such as the small bottle of whiskey in the room and the takeaway bag with breakfast for an early start. It's well situated about a 20 minute walk from the city centre. The breakfast is very nice with a good assortment of individualized choices. The... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

After booking Kew House, thanking me and politely asking what time we would be arriving and asked if they could be any assistance during our stay, I emailed back timings and questions relevant to the local area and things to do, I was instantly replied to with great information that really helped assist us on our trip. When we arrived... More

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ianEdinburgh, Owner at Kew House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and for the very complimentary picture you paint of Kew House. I like to think that it's just "what we do" but having said that, I am very flattered that you should appreciate our efforts and I'm pleased you would wish to return some time. Thanks again. More

uk
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I stayed with Ian and Allen after another hotel double-booked my room, and these guys were great! I ended up with a 2 bedroom house to myself- spotlessly clean, lots of attention to detail. The location was ideal as there are buses right outside and you can walk to the tram station which I used to get me to work.... More

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Address: 1 Kew Terrace | Murrayfield, Edinburgh EH12 5JE, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh > West End
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Kew House 5*
Number of rooms: 7
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