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Fraoch House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   66 Pilrig St., Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
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Ranked #21 of 441 Edinburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great experience! Very friendly and helpful proprietors, great fresh breakfasts with lots of fresh berries and other delicious offerings. Located near a bus stop, easy walking distance to major attractions. Our room was beautiful and very clean. I hope to stay at Fraoch House again the future.

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San Francisco, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night while transiting in Edinburgh on my way to Islay. I picked the Fraoch house since I needed to park a rental car, and street parking is plentiful and free. The Fraoch house is a longish walk from the Royal Mile, and is also a short drive from the Britannica, etc. Overall, very conveniently located.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was how Gareth greeted me after I arrived at the Fraoch House in Edinburgh. Brought an instant smile to my face. A great location for that much needed "jet lag" day of walking Edinburgh. Gareth was super helpful about buses (stops right out front), where things were, what to look for (rooftop terrace on the National Museum), and just... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for 2 nights for my 30th. We'd looked at hotels for up to £150 a night and weren't impressed by what was on offer. We were recommended Fraoch and at £174 for two nights thought it looked very nice. We received an email a few days before arrival asking us what time we'd arrive and as we were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Fraoch house for 3 nights as part of a driving holiday around Scotland. The house was clean, the breakfasts were huge, loved the home baked bread every morning, lots of choices including fresh strawberries, raspberries and blue berries. The best part would have to be the owner Gareth who did a fantastic job of helping us get... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1. Staff members were very helpful in many ways. They helped us with our holiday planning. We ordered a cab and it didn't arrive one morning; Gareth actually drove us to the town so we won't miss our tour. 2. Breakfast was lovely 3. The B&B is a situated a few steps away from the bus stop. The Lothian 11... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the first moment to the last one everything was perfect. Kat was great and very helpful. The breakfast was extraordinary. Room was very clean bed was comfortable bus stop is 100 meters away.I loved every single detail of Fraoch house..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We arrived quite late that night and was warmly welcomed by Gareth. He was ever so helpful with giving us tips about Edinburgh. The B&B itself was very clean and cozy. Breakfast was really really good and we were even given a bottle of champagne for New Year. Lovely surprise! Will definitely recommend this place! Very satisfied.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had a wonderful time staying here. The owners and staff are delightful. Easy to walk to all the sites. Would stay here again in a heart beat and recommend this place to anyone visiting Edinburgh! Thank you Fraoch house for the lovely time!

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Kokkola, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed 6 nights at Fraoch House and we can recommend it from the bottom of our hearts to everyone! We stayed in room number 6; the decoration was lovely, room spotlessly clean, beds comfortable and no traffic noise from outside. Breakfast was superb and kept you going til late in the afternoon. Gareth and Kat are both very helpful... More

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Address: 66 Pilrig St., Edinburgh EH6 5AS, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Edinburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Fraoch House 4*
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